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made 1700 mile roundtrip with new chevy duramax 3500 flatbed. factory brake controller worked great,new rig was awesome except for slow rate to add fuel.think the problem was kink in vent hose will know next time 9.9 mpg average with cruise set to 65mph.satisfied

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Good to hear that first trip went well.


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That 9.9 is terrific MPG. What are you pulling and great news on a good trip… That’s always good news.

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pulling 2007 mobile suite 36sb3 grossing about 27000 lbs i believe had some pretty hard pulls through the qzarks but it went well

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rosewood1 wrote:

pulling 2007 mobile suite 36sb3 grossing about 27000 lbs i believe had some pretty hard pulls through the qzarks but it went well


Hand calc over several tanks or lie O meter? I had a 2007.5 36SB3 Mobile Suites, nice rig, I was around 28k combined.


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