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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 04-15-04, 06:26 AM Thread Starter
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Question 289 Gas Milage

I just bought a 1963 Galaxie 500 with a 289, 3.25 differential and the Fordomatic tranny. Any idea of what kind of milage the combo will probably get?

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Re: 289 Gas Milage

Hey mate who cares, just look good cruisin' in it!
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Depends on engine condition, what carby (2bbl, 4bbl and size), how you drive and where you drive.

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