Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Eastern ,PA.
Thanked 576 Times in 329 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 32 Post(s)
Originally Posted by rance23
I have a 2010 DC, 4.6l, with 91,000 miles. and the past three tanks of gas I have noticed my mpg has dropped way off. I usually get 19-20 mpg with 90% of my driving highway.
As I am figuring now I'm getting about 13-14 mpg. I've done nothing different and do not know why I'm seeing this. On Saturday I changed my plugs and cleaned my MAF Sensor. since then I filled up and have drove 90 miles today and have used a 1/4 of a tank.
Up to now I have had no issues with my truck at all. Any help would be appreciated.
Just wondering, how did you clean your MAF Sensor? Wipe it with a rag, use any kind of cleaning solvent on it? Any chance you damaged the MAF or the wires attached to it during the cleaning process? Does the engine run & idle now as it did before you did the maintenance on it? (ie not running rough or bouncing idle, etc)
I do agree with others that winter blend gas will decrease MPG. Also agree with bodio about hooking your truck up to techstream and checking for any codes/faults.
2012 Tundra DC 4x4, 5.7L, Silver Sky Metallic, SR5 Pkg, Tow Pkg, OEM Towing Mirrors, Chrome Appearance Pkg, AM/FM/CD w/ MP3/WMA Playback, Rubber Flr Mats w/Door Sill Protector, A.R.E "CX" Cap, BedRug Bedliner, Tekonsha Prodigy Brake Controller, Seatcovers, Westin 6" Oval Nerf Bars