I did it.....

Discussion in '1965 - 1973 Classic Mustangs -General/Talk-' started by mustangracer, Feb 19, 2004.


  1. mustangracer

    mustangracer Founding Member

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    my way...

    Well, the I-40 way, 2399 miles from south carolina to LA in my stang...long trip...but I did average about 20 mpg. dunno how, I was moving 75-80 most of the way.
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    sounds like me in my falcon.
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    Oh damn! I worry about taking my car 50 miles! Guess that definately says something about it's reliability though. :nice:
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    I worried the whole way....I think my rear axle needs some work. It sounded like I had a squadron of B17s in the trunk, it growled the entire time.

    A tip though, if you'll be traveling through the mountains, jet up a couple sizes. 7700 feet of elevation in New Mexico leans it out pretty good. The car idled like crap and sounded bad, but ran fine at speed.

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