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Old 06-14-2008, 10:26 PM   #1191
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Hi, latest report from the local Shell station in Lakewood, Ca. Gas has been going up, sometimes twice a day, but Diesel has been the same for several weeks. Shell has been about the lowest of the major brands in this area; And I don't count the cheap stations because I won't put their cr@p in my vehicles.





My brother is on vacation right now; He called me tonight and said that the gas prices are a little bit lower everywhere else than my Southern California area. [Not news] I asked him about reservations to campsites and his answer was that the campsites are mostly empty and that he hasn't seen very many RV's on the road.


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Old 06-15-2008, 05:43 AM   #1192
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Reg Gas is $4.05-$4.15

Diesel $4.79 most places.

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Old 06-15-2008, 06:11 AM   #1193
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Here in Sherburne NY 13460 it is $4.23 for regular and $5.07 for diesel.
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Old 06-16-2008, 05:48 AM   #1194
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Originally Posted by elolson View Post
Lordsburg, NM
Diesel: Flying J is the cheapest at 4.55/gallon cash price, I did not catch what the credit price was.

Silver City, NM
Diesel: 4.89, just about every place in town.

18.0 MPG towing at 65 from Tucson to Silver City.

Three days later, diesel was 4.53 a two cent drop, not much but at least the slope changed signs.

17.0MPG on the way back, same speed.
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Old 06-16-2008, 09:51 PM   #1195
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Lemon Grove, CA gas $4.45, Diesel $5.35
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Old 06-17-2008, 04:02 PM   #1196
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$3.99 for regla and $4.79 for Diesel. Still holding...........
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Old 06-17-2008, 04:27 PM   #1197
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The price of Diesel in the United Kingdom is stagging $11.54
(Yes, you read that right ...)

Just as well we don't tour with our '66 Overlander but keep it at one site throughout the summer !
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Old 06-17-2008, 05:55 PM   #1198
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Western OHIO/ Interstate 70 this afternoon/Gas $3.79 Diesel $4.79.9
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Old 06-20-2008, 10:32 AM   #1199
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I paid $3.97 yesterday for regular. Diesel is outta sight around here...averaging about $.75 more than regular.
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Old 06-20-2008, 11:02 AM   #1200
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I paid $4.799 for preminum this morning. pj
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Old 06-20-2008, 11:23 AM   #1201
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I paid $4.799 for preminum this morning. pj
I hope it's a Porche your putting premium into otherwise you are just wasting your money. There is no notable difference in running 89 vs. 91 octane in a six cyl. engine. Check it out. We have always wanted to move to New Hampshire and now is starting to look like a good time with fuel so cheap there! This morning Shell regular pump your own $4.59.9 per gallon. I am begining to think part of the rising costs is the salery the stations now have to pay to have a full time person on hand all day to keep changing the posted and pump prices!
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Old 06-20-2008, 04:21 PM   #1202
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The most we saw from RI to Tenn was $4.39 for gas. There were plenty of places that had gas in the 4.19 - 4.25 range
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Old 06-20-2008, 04:57 PM   #1203
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It's $5.46 in Ontario, Canada. Some Provinces are paying more.
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Old 06-20-2008, 08:40 PM   #1204
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Today in mid Missouri: gas $3.799; diesel 4.559. It's agony each time we pump, but it must hurt more in other places, according to your reports. We'll be heading up North, Minnesota near the Canadian border. Fuel gets hauled a long way up there on less than interstate roads. I'm expecting much higher pricing when we get out of Missouri. ~G

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