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nycztony85

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Message Posted: Nov 7, 2012 4:44:29 PM

BP = 280-310
Shell = 280-310
Exxon = 300-330
Mobil = 290-300
i only use this brands
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tjts1
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Message Posted: Jan 22, 2013 12:06:47 PM

Whichever is closest to me. All gas is the same.
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mandydonnaprinc
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Message Posted: Jan 22, 2013 6:57:02 AM

sunoco
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sjhman
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Message Posted: Jan 18, 2013 12:21:58 AM

Shell the best, QT the worst for me
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smoothtraveler
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 7:15:00 PM

I don't have the opportunity to experiment with this. The local Wawa tends to have the cheapest fuel, so any variability in gas would probably be more than offset by the cheaper price.
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2Tall
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 8:40:02 AM

yes
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DanFMA
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 6:29:15 AM

All the same.
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mandydonnaprinc
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 6:17:30 AM

sunoco
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valby
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Message Posted: Jan 4, 2013 8:43:00 AM

Lowest priced
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the1roadhog
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Message Posted: Jan 4, 2013 8:28:10 AM

Too hardcore....
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Maxer105
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Message Posted: Jan 4, 2013 7:41:59 AM

It is not the gas, it is the additives each company puts in. I have heard that Shell is one of the best. Something about a TOP TIER gasoline.
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eyegotgas2
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Message Posted: Jan 4, 2013 7:22:12 AM

Usually use the same stations to fill up so I don't know.

I use Chevron and Costco the most.
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mandydonnaprinc
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Message Posted: Jan 4, 2013 7:18:47 AM

sunoco
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cifuentesab
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Message Posted: Jan 4, 2013 12:09:21 AM

does not matter
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mandydonnaprinc
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Message Posted: Dec 31, 2012 7:06:28 AM

sunoco
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diesdown
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 6:39:12 PM

I'm not sure one brand provides more mileage than another. I am sure one brand provides better performance than others........and helps keep injectors cleaner.
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coach39
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 10:08:05 AM

Sam's Club
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Boyrr
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 10:01:24 AM

the cheapest brand
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Cottagegirl727
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 8:47:44 AM

none
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10261970
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Message Posted: Dec 26, 2012 9:49:52 AM

I never seen a difference.
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mandydonnaprinc
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Message Posted: Dec 26, 2012 9:29:28 AM

sunoco ultra 93
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mandydonnaprinc
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Message Posted: Dec 25, 2012 5:35:13 AM

sunoco
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WEDDY
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Message Posted: Dec 23, 2012 9:47:33 AM

I bought a new Honda Fit which is more sensitive to gas mileage changes, such as different brands, octane and the such. I am in the process of checking different brands. Lately, from QT, and Circle K my mileage has dropped after using Chevron. How much has this to do with the colder temperatures I don't know. My next tank will be Chevron to see if it goes back up. I realize that the gas comes from the same place, but the additives makes the difference.
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mandydonnaprinc
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Message Posted: Dec 23, 2012 7:48:32 AM

sunoco
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mandydonnaprinc
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Message Posted: Dec 22, 2012 12:12:52 PM

sunoco
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Mr1lung
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Message Posted: Dec 21, 2012 3:12:17 PM

based on price, no brand loyalty here
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mandydonnaprinc
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Message Posted: Dec 21, 2012 7:14:32 AM

sunoco
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MIT05
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Message Posted: Dec 21, 2012 5:51:37 AM

All the same.
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valby
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Message Posted: Dec 20, 2012 8:35:47 AM

Right
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MertieMan
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Message Posted: Dec 20, 2012 8:34:11 AM

I cannot believe this post and the ones that answered it. Gas is gas and it all comes from one terminal nearest to your location, and most of the time doesn't have any additional additives in it. We only have one terminal in this location that supplies all of Central Kentucky with gasoline. Talk to any reliable tanker driver and he will tell you the same thing. Brand names mean absolutely nothing.
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mandydonnaprinc
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Message Posted: Dec 20, 2012 6:30:23 AM

sunoco
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swampudlian
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Message Posted: Dec 19, 2012 9:13:55 AM

People out there actually believe this? Also, I don't understand the original post... Who's getting 280-330 MPG? Unless that's metric or something? I buy the cheapest gas available. Brands mean nothing to me. Is there a super-slight difference? Probably. Is it worth 10-20 cents per gallon more, as some of the "name" stations sometimes are? No way.
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the1roadhog
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Message Posted: Dec 19, 2012 7:47:02 AM

QT all day long
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mandydonnaprinc
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Message Posted: Dec 19, 2012 7:23:26 AM

sunoco
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jrferrari
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Message Posted: Dec 18, 2012 10:31:33 AM

I have never noticed a difference other than 10% ethanol or pure gas.
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mandydonnaprinc
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Message Posted: Dec 18, 2012 10:27:31 AM

sunoco
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CptSteve
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Message Posted: Dec 17, 2012 10:20:31 AM

I have not seen any measurable difference.
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mandydonnaprinc
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Message Posted: Dec 17, 2012 7:23:58 AM

sunoco
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lissyking
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Message Posted: Dec 16, 2012 12:20:26 PM

reg
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Titanic1985
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Message Posted: Dec 16, 2012 11:42:44 AM

Hello nycztony85. I only use one "brand" of gasoline sold by Garvin Oil Company, through their 25 locations called Kent's Korner. I strictly use 87 Octane Regular non-ethanol and have seen up to to 41.7 MPG. Within the ethanol realm, I think driving habits and traffic conditions attribute to better/worse miles per gallon than a brand name. Take care :-) . MGY
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RicanChief
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Message Posted: Dec 16, 2012 11:29:40 AM

Until just now I didn't know there was a difference
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DDubyu
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Message Posted: Dec 16, 2012 10:50:45 AM

Mileage variances are more appopriately attributable to driving conditions, that can vary from day to day. Variances due to brand of gas, would have to be tested under very controlled conditions.
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mandydonnaprinc
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Message Posted: Dec 16, 2012 10:19:39 AM

sunoco
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rugby2
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Message Posted: Dec 15, 2012 11:50:08 AM

think you get a little better mpg with higher octane? But cost per mile ,shop for the best buy. support the lowest priced for moral reasons.
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mandydonnaprinc
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Message Posted: Dec 15, 2012 7:53:30 AM

sunoco ultra 93
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tdhawk
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Message Posted: Dec 14, 2012 8:44:26 AM

never seen a difference
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blitz4848
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Message Posted: Dec 14, 2012 6:32:34 AM

negligible difference
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DanFMA
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Message Posted: Dec 14, 2012 6:09:54 AM

Seem all the same.
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twt
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Message Posted: Dec 14, 2012 5:52:13 AM

Seems like they are all about the same. No Sunoco near here.
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mandydonnaprinc
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Message Posted: Dec 14, 2012 5:49:07 AM

sunoco
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carinthuist
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 6:20:37 PM

Arco gas premium

[Edited by: carinthuist at 12/12/2012 6:21:34 PM EST]
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