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Have gas prices changed your driving habits?

  • No, I drive the same and just pay.

    Votes: 174 46.0%
  • Yes, I cut back on needless trips and consolidate.

    Votes: 156 41.3%
  • Yes, I drive a lot less and even change plans to save fuel

    Votes: 53 14.0%
  • Yes, I have parked or sold a vehicle because of high gas prices.

    Votes: 25 6.6%

  • Total voters
    378
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I drive much less because of the high gas prices. How have gas prices affected you?
 

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yes, I skipped needless trips. Fuel prices keep on getting ( €1,50 per liter) worse over here. I'am thinking of converting the car to LPG.
 

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Now if I can get the wife to stop impulse shopping at that stupid Walmart...Gawd I hate that store. Honey can go here honey can I go there...Ah shut up and leave me alone. :lol:
 

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Now if I can get the wife to stop impulse shopping at that stupid Walmart...Gawd I hate that store. Honey can go here honey can I go there...Ah shut up and leave me alone. :lol:
Sounds like it's the perfect solution. If you want to be left alone, let her shop at Walmart. At least she's not shopping nieman marcus.

Shaving kit...what a bargain at only $100.00 before shipping:eek:
 

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I only use my vehicle when I need to. I walk the 2 blocks to Wally World instead of drive there unless I need a lot of things.
 

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well back to nieman marcus, i dont need to shave my face that bad. I'll take the buck knife to it and use sour cream for shaving cream before i spend 100 dollars on it. I NEEED THAT MONEY FOR GAS!
 

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Seeing we have so many vehicles on the road and off I just consolidate trips to the vehicle that will do the job.

The Fiero has always been a grocery getter and errand car.

The Burb is more of a tow/feed/ family car.

The full size Ford vans are just used to get hay, 30 square bales at a time, rain or shine.

The plow truck is just for plowing and fencing so that really hasn’t seen much use at all lately,

Now the golf cart has gotten a lot of use lately, we use that to haul meals around for the animals on the farm and getting to and from garden spots.

But I have considered using it to get to Wally World, we are less than a ¼ mile from the back entrance. All I would have to do is register it as an ATV and it would be legal to do that.
 

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Now the golf cart has gotten a lot of use lately,
But I have considered using it to get to Wally World, we are less than a ¼ mile from the back entrance. All I would have to do is register it as an ATV and it would be legal to do that.

Thats what I'm talkin' bout! You can have my little trailer for the back of it. I'm done fooling around with it.
 

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Thats what I'm talkin' bout! You can have my little trailer for the back of it. I'm done fooling around this it.
Just roll it on down, it should make it on it's own, it is all down hill.
 

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I think we are going to sell the Suburban and buy a HHR. It makes me sick because I just got the Suburban the way I wanted it
I could not do it I pulled the add of of criags list. I can buy a lot of fuel for what it would cost me to buy a HHR. Suburbans are worth nothing now.
 

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I only drive 1/8 mile to work round trip so i really don't keep up with the price or change my driving habit. I usually fill up every 4 to 6 weeks.
I do however see a difference in my boat! 35 gallons! i'm gonna have to start charging admission!
 

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I still use my suburban when I need to, but for light loads, I strapped a milk carton on the rear of my bicycle. I keep the tank on my burb buried on full, so where $10 will easily top it off

as for my GMC van, gonna try and trade it for an 87-91 Buick Le Sabre/Park Avenue
and my 82 Regal, I'm gonna enjoy myself in that!!!!!!!!!
 

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Gas Prices keep straining your budget

I don't know about everyone else, but I have to budget for Gasoline now. Just wanted to see how everyone else is still doing on this topic.
 
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