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6.0L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain Discussion of the 6.0L Power Stroke diesel engine and drivetrain in the 2003-Up Super Duties and Excursions. No gas engine discussion allowed except on transmissions and drivetrain that pertain to all models. Please confine discussion of topics in this forum to those items that are specific to the 6.0L Power Stroke engine.

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post #16 of 17 (permalink) Old 03-25-2005, 10:22 AM
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Re: 2004 6.0 fuel capacity

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If you were that low and only put 34 gal. in I would guess that you filled it until the pump clicked off. I know I can put 4+ gal. in after the pump clicks off and I fill it right up to the gas (I mean diesel) cap. If that is the case man you were on fumes dude [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/warmsmile.gif[/img]

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I got 18.5 mpg on my first tankful, and 17 on the next. I purosely drove the truck hard (no load) to see what the impact would be. I put a set of 35's on it, the mpg dropped to 15.5. Hopefully it will get better as I approach the magic 10K mark. I also plan on re-gearing to a 4.10. I can't understand why Ford won't allow you to order a srw F-350 with that gear, when you can get it on the dually's.


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Well the 4.10 won't help mpg any. Did you recal the odo after putting the tires on?

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