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Chevy eco diesel #13483046 03/22/20 08:27 PM
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Anyone have one and their thoughts ?

Re: Chevy eco diesel [Re: needmofish] #13483696 03/23/20 06:37 AM
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Sinful....

Its the 1500 Duramax diesel. I don't have one.


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Re: Chevy eco diesel [Re: needmofish] #13484121 03/23/20 03:37 PM
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I have driven several on dealer trades. Very quiet. Great low end torque. 27 mpg at 75 mph. Smooth running. Transmission does not search for gears constantly. So far all that I have driven are 4wd and loaded with options. Seems like GM has done their homework on this package.

Re: Chevy eco diesel [Re: needmofish] #13486274 03/24/20 09:30 PM
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A friend of mine and his dad each bought one. They are happy so far, but haven't really owned them long enough to know much about them.

Re: Chevy eco diesel [Re: needmofish] #13486802 03/25/20 03:06 AM
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What is the tow rating on them?


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Re: Chevy eco diesel [Re: needmofish] #13487536 03/25/20 04:23 PM
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Max tow is 7800 pounds but it might be a little lower depending on how its equiped.

There is a comparison on You Tube between this inline vs the Ram V6 Ecodiesel and the Chevy gets a little better mpg both loaded and unloaded.





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Re: Chevy eco diesel [Re: needmofish] #13488155 03/25/20 11:24 PM
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I have one for a month now. I love it. Got 29- 30mpg from DFW to Rayburn. Only got 27 -28 on way back. Drives smooth, gets up and goes when you need it. When towing my boat I get about 18-21 mpg.


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