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Old 04-18-2022, 09:55 AM   #1191 (permalink)
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Cool I did this for years and am reverting it back to it.

I remodeled two houses using a Honda element with 5 speed and a 4x8 utility trailer. It was way more convenient. My needs have changed and I sold the car to switch to a TDI Passat and a dodge 2500 but with the cost of fuel, I am going back to my roots I just picked up a 2002 Jetta TDI a manual transmission I am modifying for reliability and adding a hitch. I can not replace the Dodge as I have to tow large loads including a huge dump trailer but I am hoping to change my driving habits to get more then 10 mpg (it's a hemi)

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Old 04-18-2022, 11:43 AM   #1192 (permalink)
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Old 04-19-2022, 12:45 AM   #1193 (permalink)
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I can not replace the Dodge as I have to tow large loads including a huge dump trailer but I am hoping to change my driving habits to get more then 10 mpg (it's a hemi)
More than 10 MPG while towing? Would some aero mods to the trailer be totally out of question?
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Old 05-05-2022, 11:02 AM   #1194 (permalink)
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Old 05-05-2022, 11:05 AM   #1195 (permalink)
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I know the one you are expecting, the travel trailer.So here's another:

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http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/201...er-discovered/



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http://www.pirate4x4.com/threads/sin...ailer.2530017/

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