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I'm pushing 1,900 miles on the 900LT...just after owning it for about a month.

Regularly, I'm getting 48 - 51 mpg. This last time around, 150 miles, me and the wife for half of it, I still got 49+ mpg.

How about the rest of you?

I'm still thinking about the 1700. Interesting though, folks I talk to that own 1700's are reporting 32 - 39 mpg; after a summer of riding.

Lower gas mileage would not be a deal breaker for me for the 1700 but still it's interesting that dealers would tell me that they were hearing 45+ gas mileage on the 1700.

Hope everyone is doing well and riding safe.

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I get 50 mpg bang on. I have debaffled the bike and am thinking of a BAK as soon as I can find the money.

I have almost 11K and I got my bike in the middle of Feb this year.
 

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I commute daily, half city and half slow-moving rush hour slab. Still average between 48-50.
 

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I commute 82 miles a day and depending on the octane I use I'll get between 47 and 50. The higher the octane the higher my mpg. Of note also is I'm not shy on the throttle, so there may be room for improvement, who knows.
 

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MPG-Steady as she goes!

Couldn't agree more with the others, 45mpg with two up and pulling 300# trailer at 70mph on freeway to 64mpg two up puttin mountain roads with lots of coasting and 40-45mph driving, absolutely couldn't be more pleased, what a workhorse, love my 900!!!!
 

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I average 48-50, mostly city riding. This with BAK, Hard Krome pipes, and fi2000r set @ 3,2,1.
 

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Akatim, did you notice much increase in performance w the fi2000r?
Installed fi2000r and Bak with de-baffled pipes. There definately seemed to be a difference. I don't know the best way to describe it, but in laymans terms there was definately more acceleration response. Added the pipes and wow. All thats left wanting is top end, still looking for that 6th gear.
 

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I'm consistently getting 48-52 mpg (adjusted for odometer error) cruising back roads (30-45 mph average) and 46-50 mpg on the highway (65-75 mph average) on 2008 VN900 Classic LT with 10K miles.
 

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'07 900LT, pipes, intake, FI2000. Get slightly over 50mpg on every tankful running regular gas (non-ethanol).
 

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Lats fill up got me 50 mpg. Intake mod has increased throttle response and mpg, if I ride normal. 2 Up cost me a few mpg's, but not much. I am sure that I could squeek out 55 with out any more work, just controll the throttle. I run no less than mid-grade, usually premium. If you look at it, a 4 gallon fillup only cost about 40 cent more than 87.
 

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Bought the bike new this summer, currently 7300+ miles on it. Just filled it up today about 15 miles after the light came on... 205 miles, 4.5 gal (87 octane) - 45.6mpg. Mostly highway driving (65-70mph), with a windshield and bags.
 

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I have 19k on an 07 Custom and usually get 51-57 mpg. This Spring I noticed the mileage drop to 46-50. After changing the air filter I am back to an average of 53.
 
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