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Allan2836

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Message Posted: Oct 19, 2013 6:46:32 AM

NO ...
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nickless
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Message Posted: Jul 26, 2014 3:15:53 AM

yes
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estroh
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Message Posted: Jul 26, 2014 2:59:55 AM

yup
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GustheCat2
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Message Posted: Jul 24, 2014 8:29:57 AM

Sure
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Message Posted: Jul 24, 2014 7:08:05 AM

no
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Message Posted: Jul 24, 2014 7:06:22 AM

makes no difference
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Message Posted: Jul 24, 2014 6:49:40 AM

No
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Message Posted: Jul 24, 2014 6:30:37 AM

yes
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mohrorless
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Message Posted: Jul 24, 2014 6:03:18 AM

Not allowed here. You have to wait 15 minutes after they are finished before you can use the pumps.
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estroh
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Message Posted: Jul 20, 2014 12:01:49 AM

yup
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contiki
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Message Posted: Jul 15, 2014 7:08:49 AM

Sure....no problem.....
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DAWGnh
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Message Posted: Jul 15, 2014 12:24:32 AM

yes
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Message Posted: Jul 15, 2014 12:21:56 AM

yup
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PaylessKY
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Message Posted: Jun 29, 2014 8:11:15 AM

If I need fuel, yes.
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Message Posted: Jun 29, 2014 8:03:21 AM

No
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Message Posted: Jun 29, 2014 6:35:29 AM

no
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Message Posted: Jun 29, 2014 1:16:52 AM

yup
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mrhatandcoat
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Message Posted: Jun 27, 2014 7:29:23 PM

YES
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Message Posted: Jun 27, 2014 5:25:48 PM

Yes
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Message Posted: Jun 27, 2014 12:46:08 AM

yup
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Message Posted: Jun 26, 2014 5:43:46 AM

No
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Message Posted: Mar 27, 2014 5:56:02 AM

no
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blueliner16
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Message Posted: Mar 27, 2014 5:29:13 AM

Never have.
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Message Posted: Mar 27, 2014 12:15:53 AM

try not to
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Message Posted: Mar 27, 2014 12:13:03 AM

Yup
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Message Posted: Mar 21, 2014 11:50:54 AM

Never thought about it.
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Message Posted: Mar 21, 2014 10:55:44 AM

of course
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Message Posted: Mar 21, 2014 10:49:01 AM

no
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Message Posted: Mar 21, 2014 10:08:45 AM

yes
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Message Posted: Mar 21, 2014 9:58:59 AM

no
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Message Posted: Mar 21, 2014 8:25:20 AM

no
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WEPSMAN
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Message Posted: Mar 21, 2014 8:20:46 AM

Usually I do not, but the pumps all have filters on them and it should not matter.
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Message Posted: Mar 20, 2014 2:37:19 PM

makes no diference
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vaporlock13
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Message Posted: Mar 20, 2014 1:57:29 PM

What "Jawbonz" said!!
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Message Posted: Mar 20, 2014 1:29:47 PM

Yes
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Jawbonz
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Message Posted: Mar 20, 2014 11:51:30 AM

Nope. I still think to the possibility of stuff on the bottom of the tank being stirred up and circulating. I don't want that in my fuel system, to settle into the bottom of my tank, either.
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Houckster
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Message Posted: Mar 20, 2014 11:33:42 AM

There are two reasons why I would not fill up when a station is getting a fuel delivery: 1) If the tank hasn't been serviced to remove the gunk that builds up at the bottom of the tank, the incoming fuel will stir it up and that can get in your tank; 2) If it's a hot day, the tanker may be delivering hot fuel. Gasoline expands with temperature meaning that the amount of gas you buy (say, 15 gallons) will have less energy than the same amount of gas that has had a chance to reach ground temperature. Our gas pumps are not temperature compensated.

It is best to buy in the morning if possible.

[Edited by: Houckster at 3/20/2014 11:35:24 AM EST]
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jcpatriots
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Message Posted: Mar 20, 2014 12:54:02 AM

Yes, I don't see why not?
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dieselpower2014
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Message Posted: Mar 20, 2014 12:20:38 AM

Back in the day I would have said no. Today yes I would
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Message Posted: Mar 20, 2014 12:13:17 AM

Yup
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goldmonk
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Message Posted: Mar 19, 2014 7:42:06 AM

no
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estroh
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Message Posted: Mar 19, 2014 12:26:59 AM

Yup
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ricebike
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Message Posted: Mar 17, 2014 11:14:07 AM

no worries

each pump have their own fuel filters
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mawtaow
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Message Posted: Mar 17, 2014 6:37:10 AM

no
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twt
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Message Posted: Mar 17, 2014 2:30:30 AM

Probably, why would it matter?
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outlaw329
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Message Posted: Mar 17, 2014 2:03:51 AM

Yes if needed
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loranda
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Message Posted: Mar 16, 2014 4:09:15 PM

No
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Gabilondo
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Message Posted: Mar 16, 2014 12:53:03 PM

Yes. Doesn't matter, unless truck is in the way.
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mhradecky
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Message Posted: Jan 5, 2014 2:34:08 PM

NO.
Water and Sediment in the underground tank gets stirred up and mixed with the gas. You don't want that in your gas tank.
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bluenvoy
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Message Posted: Jan 5, 2014 2:06:25 PM

Get gas when I'm there regardless.
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weddy11
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Message Posted: Jan 5, 2014 1:38:42 PM

I get gas when I need it. I don't worry about fuel deliveries. Maybe I should, but I don't.
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