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Old 05-06-2008, 03:21 PM   #981
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It is getting really crazy over here... I just passed a gas station and saw the new diesel prices... 1.429 euro per liter that is 5.409 Euro per US-gallon or $8.36 per gallon!!!!!! YES, 8.36 US-Dollar... ...and $8.72 per gallon for gas... Damn and I'll have to bring my hardly earned money to the filling station tomorrow. to get some diesel... I hate that!
The only good thing is that my Volvo V50 averages 34 miles per gallon going slow in town and fast on the highway. I had a VW Passat before that averaged a very nice 42 miles/gallon... missing it!
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Old 05-06-2008, 03:30 PM   #982
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$3.99 Diesel again. Last [8] tanks am averaging 19.3 mpg around town. Learned that if I keep average speed above 20 mph then all is well (Time divided into miles).
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Old 05-06-2008, 03:39 PM   #983
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$3.67 is the cheapest in our town in northern Michigan. Diesel is $4.29 a gallon.
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Old 05-06-2008, 05:52 PM   #984
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Here Regular is 3.47 per gallon Diesel is 4.09 per gallon.
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Old 05-08-2008, 03:32 PM   #985
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Old 05-08-2008, 03:55 PM   #986
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I paid $3.819 for premium (my daily driver requires it) yesterday in Highlands Ranch, CO...yikes!

I do get mid-20's (city/hwy combined) to the gallon though ~

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Old 05-08-2008, 04:09 PM   #987
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Here in mid Missouri: regular gas--3.699; diesel--4.159. Bye bye travel dreams. ~G
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Old 05-08-2008, 04:31 PM   #988
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I've seen a spike in fuel prices just in the last few days.

Reg Unleaded was $1.46 4 days ago. Now $1.65

Diesel is now running @ $1.72

Could you share what the current price is in your area?

Thanks-John
This was the first post of this thread...oh, those were the days!!!!

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Old 05-08-2008, 04:51 PM   #989
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Old 05-08-2008, 06:26 PM   #990
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Here in mid Missouri: regular gas--3.699; diesel--4.159. Bye bye travel dreams. ~G
Man, paid $4.19 today, I was so psyked!
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Old 05-08-2008, 06:33 PM   #991
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$3.51 for regular unleaded in Delta, Colorado. Bargaintown, USA!

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Old 05-08-2008, 07:50 PM   #992
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3.41 for reglar here in Cooterville, TN..
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Old 05-08-2008, 09:04 PM   #993
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Wow am I jealous of your "cheap" fuel prices... as the fuel compainies have tricked those in my area to believe. I'm in Southern Ontario Canada, approx 80 miles East of Toronto. Gas here was $1.27 per litre today - that would be approaching $5 per gallon. The lowest price we've seen this year I would estimate to be $1.10 per litre. Fuel is so ridiculously priced now, how will we tow our Airstreams?
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$3.80 87 oct.
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Old 05-09-2008, 04:09 AM   #995
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Our fuel went up yesterday and we are now at $ 3.63 for unleaded and $ 4.25 for diesel.
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Old 05-09-2008, 06:28 AM   #996
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Good morning everyone. Regualr pump it yourself at the Shell station was $4.13 this morning. As I had mentioned before once the media starts hyping gas over $4.00 per gallon so it will be. Of course this morning one one of the Early Morning news shows they mentioned $5.00. So guess what? I predict that by July 4th weekend we will be paying $5.00 or better in our area.
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Old 05-09-2008, 07:19 AM   #997
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Leon fueled up the TV yesterday afternoon in Manchester, NH. $4.22 per gallon - diesel.
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Old 05-09-2008, 08:21 AM   #998
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The gas jumped over night to 3.49, where will it stop?

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Old 05-09-2008, 05:27 PM   #999
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Milk and Reg. both $ 4.00 Gal. Is there a hidden message there?
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