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  1. Gen2 Powertrain
    Hello, I am going to be taking a 812 mile per leg trip and that's gonna be 12+ hours of driving per day, i am mainly worried about the 6th gear bearing with that amount of driving non stop other than fuel stops. Does anyone have any ideas on some things i should do before the trip? the car is...
  2. Gen1 Diesel Fuel Economy
    I drove from (south of) Tucson to Los Banos, CA. This time, I didn't bother filling up the tank to the tippy top before I left. But I can say I drove 805 miles one day and 805 back home the next day. I kept my speed at 80-82 except when crawling through 50 miles of southern California traffic...
  3. Gen1 Diesel Fuel Economy
    A few days ago, I left AZ for Oregon. I filled the tank up to the filler neck. I then drove 818 miles to Westley, CA on that same tank. Most of that was 80-82 mph with the ac on. My best 25 mile average was 64.8 mpg, going through a pretty trafficky section of Interstate 210 where I was limited...
  4. General Discussion
    Hey all.I haven't posted in a while as I have moved out to the country and can't find an internet provider, anyways. I am about to embark on my first "cruze" roadtrip. I can't wait to see what kind of mpg I get. II'm going to chicago,wisconsin dells and minneapolis,Kansas city and everwhere in...
  5. General Discussion
    This past weekend I went on my first road trip after doing my plugs, Reso delete, and 41 psi in the tires.. I filled up in Tulsa where I live and made it all the way to Galveston, Tx to the Gulf of Mexico without having to stop for fuel 518 miles away, there was also a 10-15 mph headwind that...
  6. General Discussion
    As promised previously on the MPG thread, I'm posting my central MA to central FL trip impressions. Since it has a lot more to do with comfort and how well the car did than just mpg's, I've posted it here. First the numbers: Total mileage covered: 1287.0 (1296.9 per the Garmin 265WT GPS) Time...
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