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Unread 04-03-2013, 04:03 PM   #9
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Originally Posted by stokestackbbq View Post
I didn't really consider the dodge 2500's as they didn't appear to get good mileage, but I wasn't looking at the pre-01 diesels. It looks like chev 2500HD diesels can get near 20mpg on the highway- but I'm gonna start looking at those dodges.

Thanks for all the tips!
My 05 Ram 2500 with the 5.9L gets an honest 20-22 mpg day in and day out--I have a "light foot" though.
Pulling "Sherman" at 5500 lbs with a large flat front (parachute ), I get 15-16ish at 65mph on the flat AL-FL-GA roads.

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