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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 07-17-2006, 11:36 AM Thread Starter
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'88 turbo coupe gas milage???

I am curious about the gas milage the 88 TC 5 speed gets? can anyone tell me? Or maybe the MPG of all turbo coups would be greater. Thanks I can be reached at [email protected] Again thanks.

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Turbo coupes get pretty good mileage, usually about 28mpg on the highway and I would guess around 22 in city.

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gas milage

my 88 tc has 245000 miles on it. 5 speed all goodies. it gets between 28 to 33 on the highway and between 13 and 25 around town that 's my fault, i can't stay out of the turbo............... what can i say. mine is cranked up to 18 lb boost and i like to drive it..
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I have an '86 3-speed auto,and I get 15-20 mpg around town and 24-26 on the highway.That's also with the boost at about 18psi!
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