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post #1 of 12 (permalink) Old 08-25-2008, 11:20 PM Thread Starter
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What kind of MPGs are you all getting?

posy your engine size and year, and maybe we can get kind of a database

i have an 85 700, and i get between 45 and 50mpg (i would imagine this might go up after i get my other cam chain tensioner installed, as i have already noticed a GREAT deal of difference in how it ran after just one was replaced)
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post #2 of 12 (permalink) Old 08-26-2008, 05:12 AM
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93 and 89 both 45-50
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86 750 I was riding 100 mile round trip to work on mostly highway and getting 52. transferred closer to home and only doing 30 round trip on country blacktop and a little city and getting 55. I guess those high rpm's on the highway was eating a little more!

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The work commute has me getting about 48mpg average.
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1995 VN750: getting 51.5 mpg on a combination of New Hampshire highways and hilly back roads.

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45 - 50 depending on traffic and how much city driving. Before I put the windshield on I was getting 1 - 3 more MPG.

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45 - 51 mpg
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There was just a thread on this not long go - pretty extensive.

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