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Thread: Gas is expensive!
09-17-2013, 08:33 PM #21
really old thread but i just had to comment. It's amazing seeing people say that 2 bucks is expensive for gas. Who ever thought it would be twice that amount now..sadly i have never experienced the "expensive" but actually cheap gas cause i wasn't driving yet. If i saw a gas station that cheap right now i would get all the gas i could while i was there.
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Last year a gas station in my town made a mistake and the gas was priced at i believe only like a dollar. My dad came home in the early morning when he left for work and told me to hurry up and go fill up. I jumped out of bed, ran to my truck in my pajamas and my hair standing on top of my head and tried to get there as fast as i could. Half way there and my dad calls..he was the last vehicle that got the price before they changed it back. Man was i pissed.95 S10 LS 5 speed ext cab 2wd "work truck"
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Steve liked this post09-17-2013, 08:47 PM #22
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Wow. What a difference in just under 8 years. I'll bet that between 1955 and 1963 they didn't see had prices go up like they have for us.
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09-18-2013, 09:08 AM #23
I filled up yesterday for $3.11/gallon. Cheapest I have seen all year.Clint (TX) 2001 Silverado LS 4.8L auto 2wd ECSB [GARAGE]
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09-18-2013, 09:11 AM #24
I filled my wife's van yesterday at $3.23. But, I had .30 off per gallon using my parents Kroger card. (they shop there but have no kroger station near them) So, I filled it up for $2.93 per gallon.
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09-18-2013, 09:15 AM #25
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You all are lucky!! I live in CT gas is normally above 3.75 no matter what, right now its around 3.90
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09-18-2013, 09:21 AM #26
It is crazy the price difference between states. I was on the phone with another member here and I drove passed a station and exclaimed, "Holy Crap, Gas is $4.50 now". He just started laughing and said that he was only paying around $3.70 a gallon at his location.
09-18-2013, 09:50 AM #27
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09-18-2013, 01:46 PM #28
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09-18-2013, 01:47 PM #29
09-18-2013, 05:55 PM #30
i payed 3.27 last week and I was happy to get it.
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