A 4 inch turbo back exhaust is the best way to go. The intake is probably the cheapest thing to try though. My truck is an 1989 f150 5. Can anyone give me some clues as to what might be arong with my truck or is the price i have to pay for power. Anything you do is likely to be expensive, and probably won't save you as much as you spend on it in the long run. Now my highway mileage is 22 mile … s per gallon and the engine knocks badly.
I am starting a new job in a few weeks, 38 miles one way so I will be averaging 80 miles a day. I didn't think that these add ons would effect my mileage this much. The biggest problem you will have with performance is your engine is Speed Density. Front bearings may be bad as well as brake issues there. I hardly ever reve it over 2500 and drive it fairly respectfully. If you could find a Mustang 5. I hardly ever reve it over 2500 and drive it fairly respectfully.
Is this a good deal? Eventually I want to get a more fuel efficient car to drive to work, but that ain't in the budget right now. I have a 1993 F-150 Flareside that gets horrible gas mileage. You may also have rear brake hanging up check all brakes jack truckup and spin by hand. Depending on the age of the engine and condition of the fuel system. I average 16-17 mpg now. As for your poor mileage. Try a google search for engine performance chip, or engine performance unit.
Depending on the age of the engine and condition of the fuel system. I hardly ever reve it over 2500 and drive it fairly respectfully. This device or invention for increase gas mileage ford f150 mpg is not a scam and does work. I have the suspision that something might wrong either in the motor or somewhare else. For gas mileage you have many, many factors inlcuding. Simple things like brake drag or wheel bearings sticking can kill mileage. This kind of invention can be made at home and installed in your car to increase gas mileage ford f150 mpg without upgrades or engine modification.
I average 16-17 mpg now. Also can anyone give me a horsepower estimate for a 5. I am particularly curious about the fuel mileage. I am currently getting 10 mpg. I have the suspision that something might wrong either in the motor or somewhare else. If it is one you can check it with just a paper clip, if it is 2 you need a reader. Any improvement in mileage would be welcome.
As far as modifications go a cold air intake,not a short ram intake, can help due to the colder air being more dense allowing more efficient combustion and more power. Ensure your tires are properly inflated. I'd say if you have the money then go for it. A home made gas saver will increase gas mileage ford f150 mpg and reduce hydrocarbon emissions. I'd say if you have the money then go for it.
I am currently getting 10 mpg. Your truck is a brick, and anything you can do to improve the Cd will help a lot. I can't remember the Brand Name, but he plugged it into his diagnostic port and was able to tweak his performance. I do good to get 7 mpg. You might be able to get one of those computer power programmer doohickeys, some offer economy tunes. I don't think you need the whole harness but I could be wrong i'm not a mustang guy.
Any improvement in mileage would be welcome. Eventually I want to get a more fuel efficient car to drive to work, but that ain't in the budget right now. An i don't want to mess up my motor because it only has 57,000 original miles and runs like a dream. I ran those 33's on my bronco on the road for a couple of months without a lift. Every small item can affect your performance.