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don69

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Message Posted: Oct 29, 2013 12:42:43 AM

If I'm just stopping for coffee or running into a gas station, I leave my car running. Do you do this too?
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contiki
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2014 7:22:37 AM

no...never.....
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runnerpaul
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Message Posted: Jul 23, 2014 8:45:32 AM

Never.
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GustheCat2
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Message Posted: Jul 23, 2014 8:21:33 AM

No
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estroh
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Message Posted: Jul 23, 2014 12:35:36 AM

nope
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SpeedyGonzoMD
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Message Posted: Jul 23, 2014 12:14:55 AM

No, idling unnecessarily any longer than 30 seconds and your wasting gas.
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LJenk
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Message Posted: Jul 22, 2014 9:31:50 AM

No - just like I don't turn on the AC unless its sweltering...trying to save my pennies
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SpeedyGonzoMD
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Message Posted: Jul 22, 2014 12:56:26 AM

No, idling unnecessarily any longer than 30 seconds and your wasting gas.
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estroh
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Message Posted: Jul 22, 2014 12:00:53 AM

nope
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DAWGnh
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Message Posted: Jul 21, 2014 1:25:58 AM

no
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estroh
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Message Posted: Jul 21, 2014 1:10:27 AM

nope
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SpeedyGonzoMD
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Message Posted: Jul 21, 2014 12:11:00 AM

No, idling unnecessarily any longer than 30 seconds and your wasting gas.
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NickoliMB
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Message Posted: Jul 20, 2014 7:11:19 PM

Only in a trusted secure location.
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QueenMother
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Message Posted: Jul 20, 2014 6:53:31 PM

No
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Message Posted: Jul 20, 2014 6:07:48 PM

no
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catladyNM
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Message Posted: Jul 20, 2014 5:12:22 PM

No!
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contiki
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Message Posted: Jul 5, 2014 7:51:48 AM

Never..........
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RadarIN
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Message Posted: Jul 5, 2014 6:49:53 AM

no
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mawtaow
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Message Posted: Jul 5, 2014 6:46:18 AM

no
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SpeedyGonzoMD
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Message Posted: Jul 5, 2014 12:22:46 AM

No, idling unnecessarily any longer than 30 seconds and your wasting gas.
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pt88
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Message Posted: Jul 4, 2014 9:32:43 AM

no
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mohrorless
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Message Posted: Jul 4, 2014 8:50:27 AM

No
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hjl17
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Message Posted: Jul 3, 2014 7:08:26 AM

No
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contiki
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Message Posted: Jul 3, 2014 6:38:19 AM

never...
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04Ram1500
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Message Posted: Jul 3, 2014 12:33:59 AM

No
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estroh
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Message Posted: Jul 3, 2014 12:18:00 AM

nope
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contiki
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Message Posted: Jul 2, 2014 6:29:15 AM

Never...........
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rt2sunoco
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Message Posted: Jul 1, 2014 6:37:36 AM

no
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Message Posted: Jul 1, 2014 6:30:40 AM

no
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randy3116
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Message Posted: Jul 1, 2014 5:39:10 AM

no unless there is a passenger that stays with the car
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cv
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Message Posted: Jul 1, 2014 5:22:56 AM

Nope, I always shut the engine off.
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stonejd
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Message Posted: Jul 1, 2014 1:57:02 AM

no
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Message Posted: Jul 1, 2014 1:34:05 AM

no
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SpeedyGonzoMD
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Message Posted: Jul 1, 2014 12:44:19 AM

No, idling any longer than 30 seconds and your wasting gas.
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04Ram1500
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Message Posted: Jul 1, 2014 12:15:31 AM

No
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estroh
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Message Posted: Jul 1, 2014 12:15:08 AM

nope
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stonejd
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Message Posted: Jun 28, 2014 5:37:30 AM

no
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mawtaow
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Message Posted: Jun 28, 2014 5:35:26 AM

no
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SpeedyGonzoMD
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Message Posted: Jun 28, 2014 1:20:31 AM

No, idling any longer than 30 seconds and your wasting gas.
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jhome
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Message Posted: Jun 27, 2014 11:19:08 PM

If less than a minute leave it running but turn it off if anything longer
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ichliebeaudi
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Message Posted: Jun 27, 2014 7:55:51 PM

Nope shut her off
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SpeedyGonzoMD
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Message Posted: Jun 27, 2014 7:31:30 PM

No, idling any longer than 30 seconds and your wasting gas.
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SGLuz
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Message Posted: Jun 27, 2014 5:26:26 PM

No
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rmw10rpw
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Message Posted: Jun 25, 2014 10:45:12 AM

when it is over 90 and kids are in the car waiting
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redfish67
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Message Posted: Jun 25, 2014 10:41:06 AM

only if I'm feeling stupid
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kdanish
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Message Posted: Jun 25, 2014 10:40:12 AM

No
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weddy11
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Message Posted: Jun 25, 2014 9:58:52 AM

Never
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LJenk
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Message Posted: Jun 25, 2014 9:16:13 AM

No
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sheba24
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Message Posted: Jun 25, 2014 9:14:09 AM

No
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Gas_Master_G
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Message Posted: Jun 24, 2014 10:13:03 PM

No, don't want my car stolen
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SpeedyGonzoMD
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Message Posted: Jun 24, 2014 7:33:17 PM

No, idling any longer than 30 seconds and your wasting gas.
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