V10 MPG??

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  1. Ethanlogan99

    Ethanlogan99 Registered User

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    So what is the average mpg to for a 4x4 v10 crew cab? I know they are some of the more stout gassers. I have seen a few with 325k+ miles on them. What is everyone's opinion on them? Do you like them better than a similar truck with a 5.4?
     
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    Expect 8-10 MPG, be thrilled if it ever tops that. We have a mixed fleet of 7 with the 5.4 and 6.8. All of our trucks have between 200-400k miles on them. I've been very impressed with their longevity. Between the two, I have no preference.
     
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    That's what I was thinking they would get. I was wondering if they would get above 10mpg, because I know some people with dodge v10 4x4's, and that's what they get. I was wondering if the ford got a little better since the displacement is quite a bit smaller, (6.8l vs 8.0l).
     
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    A friend has an expedition with a v-10 says he gets about 16 highway

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    An expedition? Was it an engine swap? I didn't think the expeditions came with a v10? Do you possibly mean excursion?
     
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    I think he meant Excursion. The Excursion boards usually said low teens for the V10. Mid teens if you really babied it.
     
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    I get the two confused all the time, wish they didn't use similar names for the two.

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    I drive a 06 F350 4x4 with a utility bed 80 miles a day. Driving at 75 give or take on the highway the comp shows 11.3 mpg. A tad better than my 97 with the 460 by 2 mpg or so.
     
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    Got an 04 cc sb 4x4
    Last hand check was 5.5mpg...
    Lots if idle time and hauling 1,000 gallon of water everywhere
     
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    Sry F250 6.8 v10
     

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