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Old 09-09-2018, 06:44 PM   #1
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2018 Tahoe rst

I have anew Tahoe rst with 6.2 engine and 10 speed transmission. It has now 300 mile but Iím getting like 8 or 9 mpg I. The city . Is it because the engine is still new not completely broke. In that why I get low gas mialge

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Old 09-09-2018, 11:02 PM   #2
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The fact that its new and hasn't broken in yet, true. And the fact that it is a huge heavy SUV, has an oversized engine, powered by gasoline, and has an automatic transmission won't help either!


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Old 09-10-2018, 12:18 AM   #3
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The EPA figures are only 14 mpg for city use, and everyone knows how optimistic they are. As Draigflag says, wait until the engine is loosened up a bit, and also, until you get used to it. My mpg always improves once I am fully comfortable and at home with driving a new vehicle.
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