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 Post subject: 351 Fuel economy
Posted: Wed May 25, 2011 11:53 am 
Oompa Loompa

Age: 50

Posts: 31

Joined: 16th Sep 2009

Ride: Ford maverick 351

Location: Katherine
NT, Australia

I have a mild 351C with an impco 425 and B2 setup, gas tank has 90 Lt usable and I'm lucky to get 200KM from a tank. should I expect more or is this as good as it gets. :(
 Post subject: Re: 351 Fuel economy
Posted: Thu May 26, 2011 12:39 pm 
Parts Gopher

Age: 26

Posts: 75

Joined: 15th Mar 2009

Ride: 98 EL Falcon

Location: Melbourne
VIC, Australia

ive got a 60 lt tank and im getting 300km's outta it. try getting it tuned.
 Post subject: Re: 351 Fuel economy
Posted: Fri May 27, 2011 10:36 pm 
Smokin em up

Posts: 264

Joined: 30th May 2006

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Power: 165 rwkw

Location: Penrith
NSW, Australia

with my stock 351 clevo (petrol) granny driving gets me 25ltr/100km flogging it drinks 32ish ltr/100km, my dads 351 clevo on straight gas gets 4km per litre (77 ex ambo). interested to see how much mine will use when its turning 500hp
 Post subject: Re: 351 Fuel economy
Posted: Tue May 31, 2011 8:20 pm 
Getting Side Ways
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Age: 33

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Joined: 8th Dec 2004

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Ride: EB2 Ghia,Mighty Boy,Eb1 Xr8 5spd

Location: ** In the Shed! **
VIC, Australia

I remember my mum getting an average of 300 to 350 a 65lt tank in her old Xd with a 351 clevo, c10 & 9inch diff. That was with an impco 300a setup.

Sounds like it's time for a tuneup!





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