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1OILMAN

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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2012 2:24:22 PM

Why &/or why not?
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Maxer105
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Message Posted: Jul 17, 2014 6:36:25 AM

yes
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mawtaow
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Message Posted: Jul 17, 2014 6:27:04 AM

yes
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estroh
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Message Posted: Jul 17, 2014 1:20:29 AM

yup
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Boyrr
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Message Posted: Jul 15, 2014 6:34:14 AM

I buy at the cheapest along my route, so it's a mix of the same stations.
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stonejd
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Message Posted: Jul 15, 2014 1:39:01 AM

hell no
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RF4CPhantom
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Message Posted: Jul 15, 2014 1:11:17 AM

Always
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dieselpower2014
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Message Posted: Jul 15, 2014 12:45:11 AM

no
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estroh
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Message Posted: Jul 15, 2014 12:25:43 AM

Yup
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silverG
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Message Posted: Jun 18, 2014 8:22:05 AM

Yes; it's in the 'hood'.
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SpeedyGonzoMD
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Message Posted: Jun 18, 2014 12:35:42 AM

When driving locally, I purchase fuel from 1 of three Shell stations based on price. When traveling, I tend to be more price orient.
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counterattack
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Message Posted: Jun 17, 2014 11:37:57 PM

I have a chain of Shell stations I use. I have like 3 main ones I alternate from. These 3 usually have the same LOWEST price what determines which is go to is 1. Which is the Cheapest 2. How close or when will I by driving past the cheapest station.
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hasch13
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Message Posted: Jun 17, 2014 10:55:21 PM

no, cheapest price
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morrongiello
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Message Posted: Jun 17, 2014 9:29:42 PM

usually; close to home
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Nuzan
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Message Posted: Jun 17, 2014 5:38:50 PM

No
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PaylessKY
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Message Posted: Jun 17, 2014 4:37:00 PM

No
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BroncoFans
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Message Posted: Jun 17, 2014 2:53:18 PM

Yes...
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badbobKY
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Message Posted: Jun 17, 2014 2:04:55 PM

no
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ace12012
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Message Posted: Jun 17, 2014 1:17:26 PM

within my driving area based on price.
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Mikeyl
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Message Posted: Jun 17, 2014 12:01:25 PM

No. Wherever I am when I need gas and there is a good price, I fill 'er up.
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hjl17
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Message Posted: Jun 16, 2014 8:43:01 AM

no
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The_Bebo
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Message Posted: Jun 16, 2014 8:23:14 AM

nope. I try to go to the cheapest place.
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RusticRest
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Message Posted: Jun 16, 2014 7:56:31 AM

Yes, usually. When I go down to the city of Toronto, there are a series of gas outlets right on highway 11, just south of Gravenhurst Ont. and they always have a much better rate for their gas sales than in Toronto. At the writing of this message, Toronto is selling gas for $1.41 approx. and Gravenhurst is selling at $1.26.9, need I say more?
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dassfg
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Message Posted: Jun 16, 2014 7:42:35 AM

Yes - quality
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Maxer105
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Message Posted: Jun 16, 2014 6:26:59 AM

no
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RadarIN
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Message Posted: Jun 16, 2014 6:26:35 AM

no
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cv
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Message Posted: Jun 16, 2014 5:54:25 AM

Not necessarily, it depends on which direction I go through town.
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contiki
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Message Posted: Jun 5, 2014 7:08:56 AM

Yes..............
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tiny1oh
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Message Posted: Jun 4, 2014 7:25:36 AM

yes
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twt
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Message Posted: May 26, 2014 4:02:45 AM

I buy, where gas is cheapest.
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EvPv
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Message Posted: May 26, 2014 3:52:38 AM

yes. I work there and the same pump so my vehicle leans the same way to get more accurate mpg readings.
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nickless
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Message Posted: May 26, 2014 3:26:18 AM

yes, only because its the cheapest.
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stonejd
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Message Posted: May 26, 2014 3:04:22 AM

no
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ScottAdams5
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Message Posted: May 26, 2014 1:27:47 AM

No.
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DTHCND
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Message Posted: May 26, 2014 1:21:19 AM

The closest gas station to my house is consistently the cheapest gas station in a 10km radius (always at least $0.03/L cheaper). So, naturally, they always get my business.
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DAWGnh
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Message Posted: May 26, 2014 1:20:00 AM

No
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HideMKE
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Message Posted: May 26, 2014 12:54:54 AM

yes
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ricebike
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Message Posted: May 26, 2014 12:53:07 AM

yes lately because they are the cheapest along my commute route
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contiki
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Message Posted: May 25, 2014 7:14:25 AM

most of the time...............
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contiki
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Message Posted: May 24, 2014 7:10:41 AM

yes..............
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xbAG
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Message Posted: May 23, 2014 10:26:48 PM

yes.
they are generally the lowest.
have window washing stuff.
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gus8441
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Message Posted: May 23, 2014 9:53:17 PM

yes
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PatAZ
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Message Posted: May 23, 2014 8:08:06 PM

Yes I do.
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mawtaow
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Message Posted: May 23, 2014 6:53:53 AM

yes
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contiki
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Message Posted: May 23, 2014 6:44:09 AM

yes..........
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contiki
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Message Posted: May 22, 2014 6:25:25 AM

Yes.............
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contiki
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Message Posted: May 21, 2014 6:37:44 AM

yes.........
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Maxer105
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Message Posted: May 21, 2014 5:41:29 AM

no
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Message Posted: May 21, 2014 5:36:23 AM

no
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MertieMan
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Message Posted: May 21, 2014 5:04:17 AM

The cheapest station at the time gets my business.
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Message Posted: May 21, 2014 1:21:01 AM

no
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