Poor Gas Mileage 2004 Ram 1500

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Asked by Apr 26, 2015 at 10:47 AM about the 2004 Dodge Ram 1500 Laramie Quad Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I am experiencing 7.7 mpg or less in the city, any ideas if this is normal or not and what
are the causes if its not normal. i only drive in the city and for short trips.

engine size 5.7 Hemi , 4X2 , automatic transmission axle ratios how do i know this?

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Any check engine lights on?

3,675

even if you had the 3.92 rear axle and were doing burnouts at every light, you should get better than that. don't expect more than about 15mpg though.

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