Toyota Tundra Forums banner

mpg

  1. NGK or Other brands

    Mileage and Fuel Economy
    Hi every one.. I looked thru the threads and really didn't see much on my question, So I am seeking anyone's advice on this matter! I want to do a Spark plug change Mainly just because of the mileage, Truck runs fine ! ,, I can get a set of 2 NGKs Iridium IX Spark Plugs at the parts store...
  2. Using Solar Instead of Alternator

    1Gen-Sequoia
    I drive an 01 sequoia limited, and the time has come upon which I have become crazy about getting more efficiency(mpg's) out of my car, so here is a question I have. Basically my dad and I were arguing about how much energy the alternator draws from the engine, and since the alternator has a...
  3. The Tundra pickup may abandon the North American market

    Toyota, Scion & Lexus News
    Last year the California Air Research Board or CARB approved their new air quality standards, which will go into effect in 2017. This year the Environmental Protection Agency or EPA proposed their new fuel efficiency standards, which are expected to become law and go into effect also in 2017...
  4. 2002 Sequoia suddenly showing incorrect mileage-range on overhead display.

    1Gen-Sequoia
    A full tank of gas in my '02 Sequoia always showed around 370 miles range on the overhead mileage/distance display. Recently, the display is showing only a range of 323 - 325 miles when the tank is filled. I have disconnected the battery to flush whatever memory might be stored but the reading...
  5. Average MPG with 4.6 or 5.7 4x2

    Tundra
    I've been searching and reading through a lot of posts about mileage with both the 4.6L V8 and the 5.7L V8. A lot of reports on here about people averaging 17 to 21 mpg in mixed city/hwy had me worried that my new 2013 4.6L CrewMax 4x2 had some issues. I'm only seeing about 15 to 16 mpg in 70%...
  6. spark plugs

    1Gen-Tundra
    i need help changed spark plugs month ago and mpg went from 17.5 to 13.2. I used NGK any ideas should i get new plugs from the dealer and replace them again?
  7. 33 vs 35" tires. know Info would be appreciated for the 5.7 tundra fuel differential

    Tundra
    33 vs 35" tires. know Info would be appreciated for the 5.7 tundra fuel differential About to switch up my gmc for a tundra and very excited about it after test driving many. Was wondering if anybody had any known info/differential on mpg with a 33 vs a 35" tire. I run 35s right now but don't...
  8. Tire Size? Go OEM or wider profile?

    1Gen-Sequoia
    Hello All, I have a 2001 Toyota Sequoia SR5 4X2 that needs 4 brand new tires. My current tires are the Michelin Cross Country 265/70/16. The original tire size recommended for my vehicle is 245/70/16. Should I go with the recommended size or replace them with my current tire size now? I...
  9. Sudden HUGE drop in gas mileage??

    4Runner
    I have a 2000 Toyota 4runner with ~125k miles, and out of nowhere my gas milage dropped from 18/19mpg city to 9-10mpg. I took my 4runner to the dealer, who ran the diagnostic test and drove it around, and said they could not find anything wrong with it and the test did not display any codes. My...
  10. Let air out of tires, got BETTER mileage! Huh?

    1Gen-Tundra
    I have a set of 245/75 Michelin LTX M/S tires that are rated up to 80 psi. I've been running them at 60 psi and getting 21 mpg on the highway, which I thought was pretty good. The other day I aired them down to 45 psi while doing some offroading, and on the drive home my mileage went UP to 25...
  11. Corsa Help Please

    Tundra
    I have a 2010 Crewmax and I'm just about ready to take the cat back exhaust plunge and install a Corsa Sport system. I'm not expecting any sort of mpg gain as a result of the exhaust upgrade. However, I've been doing pretty well on mileage (see Fuelly numbers) and I am concerned about giving up...
  12. 2008 Tacoma w/lift : MPG and Engine noise.

    Tacoma
    I just bought a 2008 Tacoma Prerunner, V6, SR5, Off Road, 20k. Procomp 6'lift with 35" tires, magnaflow exhaust. I have been reading a lot of info on lifted Tacomas and the mpg ranges from 14 to 20, however I am averaging 9mpg city and 15mpg highway. Anyone have some suggestions as to why...
  13. Fuelly friends

    1Gen-Tundra
    While trolling the forum I have seen that some people had a pretty cool badge from the site Fuelly that has the avg mpg. I went to the site and joined and added the fullups from I road trip I did from Virginia to Maine and back. I was wondering if any one wanted to join the site and become...
  14. Speed makes all the difference

    Towing
    Just towed the band trailer approx 9k lbs loaded 160 miles this weekend. I got 12.5 MPG:tu: Speed: 55 Mph So Cal freeway driving Terrain: Mostly flat with some grades. Newhall Pass if you're familiar with the area. Traffic: Light to Moderate
  15. Sudden and large drop in MPG

    Camry
    Hello, I recently had a large and sudden drop in my MPG and have tried everything I could think of to correct it. The car is a 2005 Camry SE, 4-cylinder. I used to get 35 mpg highway with cruise control on and 26 mpg city. (I hardly let the RPMs go higher than 2,000.) It has 68,101 miles on it...
  16. Just checked mpg

    1Gen-Tundra
    Went from Birmingham to Seaside Beach w/ about 1800 pounds in the bed.(Tile and hardwoods)Went a total of 341.6 miles on 19.4 Gallons=17.6mpg :thumb:
  17. Electric Fans = Better Mileage

    1Gen-Tundra
    So I installed dual electric fans last week and noticed a Huge difference in Mileage and power!!! I have had my SR5 4x4 2000 tundra for 8 years and never saw decent mileage until this week! We drove from Mass to Penn. for a camping trip and loaded the whole truck with stuff. on the trip...
Top