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Old 03-09-2017, 04:57 PM   #1 (permalink)
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1983 f-250 30mpg


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Old 03-09-2017, 09:35 PM   #2 (permalink)
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A 15 watt solar panel behind the windshield laying flat is only going to produce about 5 watts.
Waste of money.
Looks like the diesel has a warm air intake. Not good for fuel economy unless you are operating in below freezing temperatures. Looks to be not cold there.
High 20s definitely possible, if not more and room for improvement too.
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1989 firebird mostly stock. Aside from the 6-speed manual trans, corvette gen 5 front brakes, 1LE drive shaft, 4th Gen disc brake fbody rear end.
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Old 03-10-2017, 06:56 AM   #3 (permalink)
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I think he moves it outside when parked.
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Old 03-10-2017, 11:38 AM   #4 (permalink)
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He's a member here. Think he's got a family now, so less time for posting.

Jacob Aziza / Bakari Kafele; Ecomodder / Hypermiler

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Old 03-10-2017, 11:13 PM   #5 (permalink)
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It doesn't take too much to get 30MPG on highway from a Diesel F-250, as long as you drive it conservatively.
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Old 03-14-2017, 09:27 PM   #6 (permalink)
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I recognized him. He's been a serious hypermiler here but I haven't seen him around much lately.

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Old 03-19-2017, 08:59 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Great video, man after my own heart.

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