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Old 06-15-2018, 06:04 PM   #121
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Default 1999 Roadtrek 200 mileage

Hello, all! We are looking at purchasing a 1999 Roadtrek 200 with a 454 Chev engine. The unit has 85k miles on it.
I have been scouring the web trying to find out if it requires premium fuel. I am also wondering if it gets much worse fuel economy than a 350 CID would get. Would appreciate any input. Thanks!
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Old 06-16-2018, 12:15 AM   #122
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Default 454 is nearly 30 percent larger in displacement

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Hello, all! We are looking at purchasing a 1999 Roadtrek 200 with a 454 Chev engine. The unit has 85k miles on it.
I have been scouring the web trying to find out if it requires premium fuel. I am also wondering if it gets much worse fuel economy than a 350 CID would get. Would appreciate any input. Thanks!
YES..at 29 percent larger displacement and a big block V8.....I would expect it to use more fuel.... Can't imagine WHY you would need premium fuel???


1999 Roadtrek Versatile-200 (Chevrolet) Prices and Used Values | NADAguides

It's all about condition at this point..I wouldn't get all wrapped up by the "low mileage" aspect.....ask for service records...and find out who owned it and for how long......

Fuel economy will be around 15 or so, maybe a few miles less.... depending on where and how you use it...

Good luck....
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