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      02-13-2009, 04:03 AM   #1
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What is it costing you at the moment?

Our diesel is up to 1.00 and was 1.20 a litre last year. At the moment costing roughly 60 to fill a tank. Thats got to be around $100 US dollars for conversion.
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Not sure about diesel, but gas is creeping up now in the U.S. I filled up at $2.33/gallon for 91 octane here in Southern California a couple of days ago.
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Not sure about diesel, but gas is creeping up now in the U.S. I filled up at $2.33/gallon for 91 octane here in Southern California a couple of days ago.
where did you find gas for $2.33 down here and what brand is it? the cheapest i've seen is $2.4x.


full tank of gas runs about $30-35 and gets me about 270 miles. while a full thank of gas may be cheaper for us diesel does get better mileage. i think the proper way of figuring out expenses would be calculating cost per mile or kilometer.
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How much does a litre cost over there or is it priced in gallons?
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where did you find gas for $2.33 down here and what brand is it? the cheapest i've seen is $2.4x.


full tank of gas runs about $30-35 and gets me about 270 miles. while a full thank of gas may be cheaper for us diesel does get better mileage. i think the proper way of figuring out expenses would be calculating cost per mile or kilometer.
I always use Mobil. This was at the Mobil in Northridge, on Reseda and Devonshire. Again this was several days ago.
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2.25-2.40 per gallon depending on the day and the station.
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I always use Mobil. This was at the Mobil in Northridge, on Reseda and Devonshire. Again this was several days ago.
northridge has some pretty cheap gas compared to the surrounding areas.
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We would love your prices. We are paying around $8 a gallon.
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We would love your prices. We are paying around $8 a gallon.
yea man you guys across the pond have it pretty bad with the prices. what is the most it has ever gone up to?
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2.30-ish per gallon for 91 (I know, we get shit gas) in Norcal Bay Area.
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1.95 for 93 octane at BP

Gotta love Jersey gas subsidization...
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Over here in Dubai, it's around $1.83 per gallon for 98octane. 98 octane is usually equivalent to 95 octane of US. It's pretty bad in UAE compared to other Gulf states. It's under 1$ per gallon in Saudia Arabia
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I paid $9.50 a gallon for premium in Germany during ED (7/08)
I paid $8.00 a gallon in Switzerland.
Italy and Austria were in between.
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Over here in Dubai, it's around $1.83 per gallon for 98octane. 98 octane is usually equivalent to 95 octane of US. It's pretty bad in UAE compared to other Gulf states. It's under 1$ per gallon in Saudia Arabia
it runs us 16 cents per litter for the 95 octane
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Over here in Dubai, it's around $1.83 per gallon for 98octane. 98 octane is usually equivalent to 95 octane of US. It's pretty bad in UAE compared to other Gulf states. It's under 1$ per gallon in Saudia Arabia
don't newborns in saudi arabia nurse on oil instead of formula?
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don't newborns in saudi arabia nurse on oil instead of formula?
not funny
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not funny
didn't mean to insult. what i meant is that there is so much oil there no wonder you guys get it for that cheap.
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Premium is ~ 1.30 per Liter. Converted that is 6.35 $ per gallon. Cheap at the moment.
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I always use Mobil. This was at the Mobil in Northridge, on Reseda and Devonshire. Again this was several days ago.
filled up after csun?
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it runs us 16 cents per litter for the 95 octane
Salam ya sheikh.......you guys are lucky...

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don't newborns in saudi arabia nurse on oil instead of formula?

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not funny
Man.....I think he was just kidding....but anyway, those wont be the last of the 'oil jokes' you will hear
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