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Old 05-29-2014, 08:20 AM   #21
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I pulled a 2012 197 (w/slideout) with our old 1997 Suburban 4x4, 5.7 auto. On a long trip (to Whitehorse from Regina, SK area), we usually got around 9 or 10 miles per Canadian gallon. I wasn't making any payments on the old Sub, plus we had lots of room for all our stuff. I shudder when I see a TV that is simply inadequate.

2012 Jay Feather 197 w/pull-out
1997 GMC Sub 1500 4x4;
or 2015 Ford F150 4x4 SuperCrew EB
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Old 05-29-2014, 09:10 AM   #22
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I will average 9.5-11 mpg when towing with my Duramax, 18.5-19 mpg when empty. I bought it to pull, not as an economy vehicle, and it darn well pulls. I don't care about the mileage. When it gets low, I fill it up and drive some more. If great mileage was a concern, I would sell the truck and rv and throw a tent in my Malibu. Not gonna happen...


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