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Filled up the other day and it cost me $70.00 for 64.574L /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/shocked.gif After much calculation I figured it to be $4.10 Can. and $3.62 US per US gallon. An Imperial gallon is more. And this is for regular. This really hurts when I look out the window and can see a sour gas well head to the west and a compressor station to the north, whose flair lights up our bedroom on winter nights. /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/tongue.gif There was $3.96 in GST (taxes)included.
(Math is not my forte so this really took a lot of thinking) /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/crazy.gif
 

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precisely why i drive around a little itty bitty roller-skate of a car instead of using the jeep as a daily driver.....

might want to try finding an old honda/toyota/ford escort/etc that gets good enough gas mileage..... i've done the math for my amount of driving and the savings in gas Vs. the jeep is more than the payment on the vehicle and insurance
 

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Tell me about it!
I live in Southern Indiana (US) and it just cost me $50 to fill up a 16 gallon tank. /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/mad.gif

Time to switch to alcohol or electric.
(Alcohol hybrid?...)

Around town I get much better milage in the Jeep than I do my Cadillac.
 

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With my plan to drive to WI this summer pulling the Jeep...We were looking at about $500 in fuel...I've got about 10 hours of work and about $700 in parts...and by the end of this weekend (another 5-6 hours) I should be running around on grease...So, two trips to Callalantee and one to Wisconson...and the grease swap will pay for itself...

Paid $2.89 this Monday for Dino-Diesel!
 

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filled up the other day at about $2.85 passed the station today and it was $2.91.... /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/tongue.gif Annoying thing about filling up, so many of the places now, stop the pump at $50 and you have to start all over again just to top it off....
 

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$2.95 here for Diesel today
 

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Damned regular went up 0.10¢ while I was standing at the pump with the hose in my car.../ubbthreads/images/graemlins/mad.gif
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60 Mile range is VERY reasonable on batteries.
8 hour charge time is reasonable. (5 minute charges are not)

A 150 mile range isn't out of the question, 60 mile range isn't out of reach at all.

Are you into electric vehicles? (EV)
 

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My BIL was filling up at his local Amoco at $2.17 /gal. Someone entered the wrong price into the pump. The owner of the station came out and said to him:

"You know, regular costs $3.17 /gal, right?"

Hinting that he's going to charge him the actual price instead of the price listed on the pump.

My BIL's response:

"Yep, but I'm only paying $2.17 /gal."

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I started riding my mountain bike to work. its about 10-12 miles each direction but I filled up my Jeep 2 weeks ago and still have 3 quarters of a tank and I'm getting in shape to boot. My new commuter is my bike /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/wink.gif
 

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I got my drivers licence when I was 16, so I never had to ride a bike again!

I don't even walk to the front door to get the mail!

The neighbors look at me funny when I bounce that Cadillac up the front steps to get the mail! /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/grin.gif
I don't care, I'm not walkin'! /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/smile.gif
 

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I started riding my mountain bike to work. its about 10-12 miles each direction but I filled up my Jeep 2 weeks ago and still have 3 quarters of a tank and I'm getting in shape to boot. My new commuter is my bike /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/wink.gif

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I did that until the third time I was knocked off my bike buy a set of truck mirrors... This area is definatly not bike freindly.
 

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I will start riding my bicycle to work again when my knee gets back to normal. (Dislocation) I figure every penny I save on gas is more money to spend on Jeep upgrades!
 

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I paid $3.79 a gallon to fill up my parents YJ today. I guess i should mention i'm living on an island and the fuel has to ride on a ferry for 30 miles to get here.
 

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Stop crying and wipw your eyes....
I live in Denmark, Europe and the gas price over here is 7,30 usd pr. US gallon!!

Any higher? /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/wink.gif
 

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owie! sure cant compete with $7+/gal, but it ran me $46 to fill up last fri, may have to stop givin the old girl the good stuff and get regular.....
 

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may have to stop givin the old girl the good stuff and get regular.....

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I noticed my fuel mileage was lower than it had been. Then I remembered I quit putting the good stuff in and was running regular. I started putting premium back in and the mileage went back up. Turned out to cost the same whether I ran premium or regular but it ran better on premium.

Now I have new wheels that get 80mpg and don't drive the jeeps much.
 

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may have to stop givin the old girl the good stuff and get regular.....

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I noticed my fuel mileage was lower than it had been. Then I remembered I quit putting the good stuff in and was running regular. I started putting premium back in and the mileage went back up. Turned out to cost the same whether I ran premium or regular but it ran better on premium.

Now I have new wheels that get 80mpg and don't drive the jeeps much.

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Which is the exact opposit effect my jeep has running premium. I filled it up with premium one day, and it ran worse. I figured it was because premium high octane burns slower and in a 8:1 engine it burns to slow... Go figure.
 
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