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1999 v70 t5m56 trailer mileage report

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1999 v70 t5m56 trailer mileage report

Post by abscate » Fri Jun 05, 2020 3:46 am

Drove 500 miles with a 4x8 HF trailer yesterday, and my 65-70 mph cruise mpg dropped from 27 to 24, roughly. Last half was with a 500 pound load

I was picking up an engine and was contemplating trying to load it into tailgate to save gas, glad I didn’t.

Tires run 80 psi on the trailer, which probably helps rolling resistance.

Hmmmm, interesting targeted ad. Google, do your customers know what they are paying for?
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Re: 1999 v70 t5m56 trailer mileage report

Post by Clemens » Fri Jun 05, 2020 3:00 pm

They probably only know if their marketing professionals tell them. I guess alot of companies still randomly throw money down google's drain with little impact, as impressively documented by your screenshot.
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Re: 1999 v70 t5m56 trailer mileage report

Post by callahanoffroad » Fri Jun 05, 2020 3:44 pm

What is that even an ad for? Hahahaha
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Re: 1999 v70 t5m56 trailer mileage report

Post by erikv11 » Fri Jun 05, 2020 7:42 pm

I guess we now know what kind of site abscate is surfing when not on MVS ...
'95 854 T5-R, Motronic 4.4, 185k
'96 855 NA, 145k
'98 S70 NA, 220k (living out west)
'98 V70, T5 tune-injectors-turbo, LPT engine, 286k
'06 S60 R, 167k
'99 Camry V6 :shock: 125k
gone: '96 NA 850 210k, '98 NA V70 182k

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