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caitken87

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Message Posted: Jun 27, 2013 5:54:58 PM

Any thoughts on how good Costco gas is? Always cheaper in my neck of the woods!
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nourdives
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Message Posted: Dec 19, 2013 9:13:45 PM

The gas is fine.
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the1roadhog
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Message Posted: Dec 18, 2013 7:44:41 AM

Never tried it
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contiki
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Message Posted: Dec 18, 2013 7:00:18 AM

Every time we go to Costco the line ups for gas are a bit long .....never cared to wait in line so we just went shopping inside the store.....
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pghbill
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2013 1:20:02 AM

it's great
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xbAG
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Message Posted: Dec 11, 2013 9:40:12 PM

Seems fine.
I have a Scion 06.
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Commuter93
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Message Posted: Dec 11, 2013 10:15:39 AM

Only difference is the price
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nourdives
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Message Posted: Dec 10, 2013 12:58:29 PM

Haven't noticed a difference while driving.
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brazilianguy
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Message Posted: Dec 9, 2013 6:06:51 PM

cheaper gas price
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contiki
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Message Posted: Dec 4, 2013 5:01:26 PM

Every time we go to Costco the line ups for gas are a bit long .....never cared to wait in line so we just went shopping inside the store.......
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hooky
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Message Posted: Dec 4, 2013 1:56:53 PM

I fill up whenever I am in the area of a Costco and have same mileage as any other gas.
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jnate22
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Message Posted: Dec 4, 2013 9:19:36 AM

They have to lower that price again
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carinthuist
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Message Posted: Dec 3, 2013 11:02:00 PM

Yes
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Greenrancher
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Message Posted: Dec 3, 2013 9:03:13 PM

I'll use Costco if the line isn't a mile long when I'm there. Never had a problem with it and they are always one of the cheapest.
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buddy_maynard
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Message Posted: Dec 3, 2013 8:32:54 PM

I use Costco gas quite a lot. I have had no issues so far.
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davisadm
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Message Posted: Dec 3, 2013 4:57:20 PM

I usually buy Costco, unless a neighboring Sams Club or other station is cheaper.
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hoopitup2000
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Message Posted: Dec 3, 2013 6:39:06 AM

A few cents cheaper, but no Visa card acceptance is a deal breaker for me.
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ny10
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Message Posted: Dec 2, 2013 10:16:28 AM

nowdays, costco offers the cheapest.
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pghbill
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Message Posted: Nov 8, 2013 12:49:25 AM

it's as good as any other brand
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carinthuist
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Message Posted: Nov 7, 2013 10:31:51 PM

Cheaper gas prices
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borsht
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Message Posted: Nov 7, 2013 6:14:15 AM

Since I'm paying for membership, I buy it when I shop there.
They have recently boosted the amount of deterrent in the gas too.
They claim they increased it by a factor of 5x.
But the long lines discourage me sometimes.
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carinthuist
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Message Posted: Oct 29, 2013 12:30:12 AM

Costco Gas lower price
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pghbill
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Message Posted: Oct 28, 2013 11:07:05 PM

nothing wrong with it
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WilhamClouse
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Message Posted: Oct 21, 2013 7:42:32 AM

When I am at Costco, I fill up with gas also. Seems fine.
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davisadm
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Message Posted: Oct 20, 2013 11:08:00 AM

I always use it. For the most part it is cheaper. Never had a problem with it.
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dassfg
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Message Posted: Oct 20, 2013 8:21:11 AM

Quality fuel - just like their other items
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contiki
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Message Posted: Oct 20, 2013 7:08:23 AM

I have never tried Costco gas......too long lineups..........
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carinthuist
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Message Posted: Oct 20, 2013 12:51:09 AM

Yes
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RRBC
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Message Posted: Oct 19, 2013 6:45:37 PM

Like it and the online shopping
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dassfg
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Message Posted: Oct 16, 2013 8:15:49 AM

We'll run company. All products seem to be of top quality and prices very competitively verses other providers.
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contiki
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Message Posted: Oct 16, 2013 6:44:36 AM

I have never tried Costco gas......long lineups..........
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GLM4205
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Message Posted: Oct 16, 2013 5:52:32 AM

No problems with Costco gas beside it's as much as 20 some cents cheaper than other gas stations.
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pghbill
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Message Posted: Oct 16, 2013 1:44:20 AM

they enforce safety rules better than any other station if you pull in the wrong way they kill the pumps. Sam's club is going to have a major explosion from a head on collision soon!
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Jimkhope
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Message Posted: Oct 14, 2013 11:43:00 AM

Works fine in my car. Never had any problems with fuel quality. You can't argue the savings. The Costco I shop at is ALWAYS $0.03 to $0.05 per liter cheaper than all the other stations in the area. If I only ever bought fuel from them the membership would pay for itself and then some. Figuring if I filled my tank (60L) once a week, every week....

60L x $0.03 = $1.80/tank
$1.80 x 52 fillups (1 per wk) = $93.60
$93.60 - $55.00 membership fee = $38.60

Seems like a no-brainer to me. Thats just fuel savings alone, never mind anything you would be saving by shopping in the store. Yes, I realise that the numbers may fluctuate because you can't ALWAYS buy from your "home station" if you go on a long trip but this would certainly work out for the daily commuter that never leaves town.
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sunyem
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Message Posted: Oct 14, 2013 11:26:11 AM

I've met many people who rely on Costco for their good prices. I don't go there often but there is usually a line at the pumps and I've never experienced any problems using their gas.
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jimmy544
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Message Posted: Oct 14, 2013 8:46:11 AM

It seems ok here in the Metro Boston area. I don't get there much as it is far from my house. When I lived in CAl I used to use it and still when traveling in the West. There did seem to be issues with some of the gas I got from Costco in San Jose but that was a long time ago and Cal gas has issues anyway. At that time they were using the now banned MBTE which was shown to poison water. I noticed a rougher idle with it and possibly lowered power but I don't notice it now. That was almost 10 years ago.
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contiki
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Message Posted: Oct 14, 2013 7:55:01 AM

I have never tried Costco gas......long lineups..........
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Banjoe
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Message Posted: Oct 14, 2013 7:27:11 AM

Is there any source for what is actually in individual service station blends?
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Glasman
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Message Posted: Oct 14, 2013 7:16:28 AM

no cosco stations here in "dogpatch" S.C.
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the_otg
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Message Posted: Oct 13, 2013 10:50:10 PM

Gas is gas
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karl13
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Message Posted: Oct 12, 2013 5:03:12 PM

Always use it when I can. Costco cuts out most of the mark up.
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eyegotgas2
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Message Posted: Oct 12, 2013 3:17:25 AM

I have never had problems with it and they have made gas cheaper in the whole community since they came in.
I like to support them just for keeping gas prices down.
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Burnit7
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Message Posted: Oct 10, 2013 1:51:01 PM

Cheapest gas in town. Though I do have to admit that chevron in the tank feels like smooth butter driving :)
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TomB2
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Message Posted: Oct 10, 2013 9:14:26 AM

Costco is just another cheap gas with less than desireable additive package. It is not a Top Tier fuel.
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51stovi
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Message Posted: Oct 9, 2013 11:12:44 AM

I have never had any problems with it.
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jdmd6613
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Message Posted: Sep 16, 2013 10:12:29 AM

Use costco most of the time and have never had any problem
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OilerFan
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Message Posted: Sep 16, 2013 7:47:50 AM

I haven't heard complaints about Costco gas.
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GLM4205
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Message Posted: Sep 16, 2013 6:31:46 AM

My fuel of choice
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carinthuist
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Message Posted: Sep 16, 2013 1:41:12 AM

My fuel of choice
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aaamanMI
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Message Posted: Sep 15, 2013 10:47:12 PM

Always very close or competitive with Sam's club in my area. The prices are always the cheapest in town. The gas good and worth the drive. I am fortunate now to work very close to a Cosco.
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dvc2
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Message Posted: Sep 10, 2013 3:05:51 AM

Never had a problem with it.
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