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tomtom08
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Message Posted: Feb 3, 2011 7:22:33 AM

just vote yes or no should ethanol be added to gas
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tomcat2door
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Message Posted: Mar 4, 2015 8:51:21 AM

No
retiredssgt
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Message Posted: Mar 4, 2015 8:32:32 AM

Yes
jay93LA
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Message Posted: Mar 4, 2015 8:30:51 AM

no
krzysiek_ck
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Message Posted: Mar 3, 2015 11:15:54 AM

Rick4413 wrote: "If you've ever had ethanol gas ruin your lawn equipment, which I expect almost everybody has, the answer has to be NO"

While using E10 for the last 20+ years I can report exactly 0 ethanol related failures in my lawn and snow blower equipment.

The answer has to be YES.

[Edited by: krzysiek_ck at 3/3/2015 11:16:29 AM EST]
tomcat2door
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Message Posted: Mar 3, 2015 9:08:36 AM

No
jay93LA
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Message Posted: Mar 3, 2015 8:28:15 AM

no
Rick4413
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Message Posted: Mar 2, 2015 9:45:42 PM

If you've ever had ethanol gas ruin your lawn equipment, which I expect almost everybody has, the answer has to be NO
tomcat2door
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Message Posted: Mar 2, 2015 9:00:17 AM

No
8_Ball2014
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Message Posted: Mar 1, 2015 1:32:25 PM

no
jay93LA
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Message Posted: Mar 1, 2015 10:54:50 AM

no
tomcat2door
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Message Posted: Mar 1, 2015 9:06:51 AM

No
ScottAdams5
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Message Posted: Mar 1, 2015 12:01:55 AM

No.
Mininana
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Message Posted: Feb 28, 2015 11:15:51 AM

I hate one-word responses, seems to easy, but "no" (and mininana has friends in the business...)
jay93LA
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Message Posted: Feb 28, 2015 8:54:00 AM

no
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Message Posted: Feb 28, 2015 8:44:20 AM

no
EvergreenON
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Message Posted: Feb 28, 2015 8:24:00 AM

NO
46chief
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Message Posted: Feb 27, 2015 12:21:55 PM

no
tomcat2door
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Message Posted: Feb 27, 2015 9:00:52 AM

No. We have no choice in California.
krzysiek_ck
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Message Posted: Feb 27, 2015 8:17:40 AM

Yes, since it gives us choice.
jay93LA
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Message Posted: Feb 27, 2015 8:09:56 AM

no
EvergreenON
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Message Posted: Feb 27, 2015 7:17:13 AM

No let us the choice
barryo62
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2015 11:07:12 AM

RonV42 how much #2 yellow corn do you eat?
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2015 10:44:28 AM

no
tomcat2door
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2015 9:07:39 AM

No
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2015 8:11:53 AM

no
Alexi7
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2015 12:21:36 AM

Our government has long realized that 90% of us or so aren't the sharpest knives in the drawer, hence the ethanol mix in our fuel. If there were a way to legally avoid telling us about ethanol blends, I'm pretty sure they would, just to save the headache. Nobody is harmed, jobs were created and a lot of surplus corn was put to good use.
tomcat2door
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Message Posted: Feb 25, 2015 9:10:44 AM

No
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Message Posted: Feb 25, 2015 8:01:53 AM

no
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Message Posted: Feb 25, 2015 12:50:43 AM

no
ggg452
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Message Posted: Feb 24, 2015 12:13:51 PM

No....Anyone listening????? NO....
xmstr
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Message Posted: Feb 24, 2015 9:43:27 AM

No!!
tomcat2door
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Message Posted: Feb 24, 2015 9:10:08 AM

No
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Message Posted: Feb 24, 2015 8:31:33 AM

no
retiredssgt
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Message Posted: Feb 23, 2015 11:04:55 AM

Yes!
GrumpyCat
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Message Posted: Feb 23, 2015 9:49:26 AM

If ethanol was a viable fuel product then government wouldn't have to ram it down our throats.

As to whether it should be "added to gas", that is something for feee citizens in a free market to decide on an individual basis.
tomcat2door
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Message Posted: Feb 23, 2015 9:03:04 AM

Once again, NO!!!
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Message Posted: Feb 23, 2015 7:42:16 AM

NO and always NO
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Message Posted: Feb 23, 2015 7:37:43 AM

no
RonV42
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Message Posted: Feb 22, 2015 9:46:38 AM

No, corn is a food source.
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Message Posted: Feb 22, 2015 9:44:32 AM

no
erfuelman
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Message Posted: Feb 22, 2015 9:31:31 AM

with newer tech cars it may be ok. on may 03 Yukon the mileage falls of 3 to 4 miles a gallon, use more gas than the savings
tomcat2door
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Message Posted: Feb 22, 2015 8:49:44 AM

No
EvergreenON
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Message Posted: Feb 22, 2015 8:20:11 AM

NO let us the choice
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2015 7:46:43 PM

NO!!!!!
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2015 10:39:50 AM

NO
jay93LA
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2015 9:26:18 AM

no
tomcat2door
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2015 8:18:50 AM

No
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Message Posted: Feb 20, 2015 1:23:28 PM

no
tomcat2door
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Message Posted: Feb 20, 2015 12:25:13 PM

No
jay93LA
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Message Posted: Feb 20, 2015 8:24:36 AM

no
retiredssgt
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Message Posted: Feb 19, 2015 9:11:16 AM

Yes
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