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JT

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Message Posted: May 28, 2005 8:01:00 PM

What is the primary factor that determines where you buy gas?
Price of gas.
Quality of gas.
Convenience store at station
Location of the station
Excellent service
Car wash at station
Brand of gas
Other

Post your thoughts about this poll below.
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jb47
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Message Posted: Dec 16, 2008 7:32:49 AM

price
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jb47
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Message Posted: Dec 16, 2008 7:32:48 AM

price
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YB1234
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Message Posted: Dec 13, 2008 6:52:49 AM

Price and quality go hand in hand
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YB1234
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Message Posted: Dec 13, 2008 6:51:41 AM

Price of gas
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YB1234
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Message Posted: Dec 13, 2008 6:50:57 AM

the price...and whether
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YB1234
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Message Posted: Dec 13, 2008 6:50:00 AM

Price of gas.
Quality of gas.
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YB1234
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Message Posted: Dec 13, 2008 6:49:23 AM

First it's the price, then the location. I sometimes go up to 5 miles out of the way if there is a significant difference in price.
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jb47
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Message Posted: Dec 5, 2008 6:35:05 AM

price
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Quazar911
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Message Posted: Aug 24, 2008 8:40:41 PM

Price of gas
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guntaka
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Message Posted: Aug 13, 2008 8:11:50 PM

Price of gas.
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rschnoor
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Message Posted: Aug 13, 2008 5:03:25 AM

#1 - Location of the station
#2 - Brand
#3 - Price

For me to drive out of my way for gas, it would have to be an enormous price difference.
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Z51Corvette
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Message Posted: Jul 31, 2008 9:10:12 PM

Price then quality (brand)... However I don't go out of my way to get the cheapest... I just find what is lowest on my regular routes.
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gasisoutrageous
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Message Posted: Jul 10, 2008 5:54:22 AM

At this day in age, the price of gas for sure.
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EagleEye16
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Message Posted: May 31, 2008 12:56:46 PM

price
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Philmar
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Message Posted: May 31, 2008 12:33:08 PM

Price of gas
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Message Posted: Apr 25, 2008 2:11:38 AM

Price
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Message Posted: Apr 24, 2008 7:16:30 PM

Price
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Message Posted: Apr 24, 2008 7:10:00 PM

Price
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Message Posted: Apr 17, 2008 6:37:34 AM

Price
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gdognit1955
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Message Posted: Mar 4, 2008 11:16:58 PM

Price of gas.
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Quazar911
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Message Posted: Mar 4, 2008 10:22:16 PM

Price
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Guido4
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Message Posted: Feb 18, 2008 2:59:03 AM

Price of gas.
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Quazar911
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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2008 9:55:17 PM

Price
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forget1thing
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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2008 6:31:32 PM

price and quality
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YB1234
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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2008 5:45:32 PM

Price
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YB1234
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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2008 5:45:20 PM

Price of gas
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YB1234
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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2008 5:44:50 PM

the price...and whether
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YB1234
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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2008 5:44:21 PM

Price of gas.
Quality of gas.
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YB1234
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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2008 5:44:04 PM

First it's the price, then the location. I sometimes go up to 5 miles out of the way if there is a significant difference in price.
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MnSwede
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Message Posted: Dec 14, 2007 6:01:39 AM

price of gas
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Blubberpuppy
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Message Posted: Dec 14, 2007 5:52:47 AM

The Price. I wouldn't have any other use for this site.
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Quazar911
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Message Posted: Dec 8, 2007 3:09:44 PM

The price
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84bird
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Message Posted: Oct 27, 2007 3:36:17 AM

price then need
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Guido4
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Message Posted: Oct 27, 2007 3:14:27 AM

For me, It always about the price...
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Quazar911
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Message Posted: Oct 24, 2007 3:17:04 AM

Price of gas
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Panama19
Champion Author Louisville

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Message Posted: Oct 11, 2007 8:10:03 PM

Price of gas
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GasXing
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Message Posted: Oct 11, 2007 7:50:08 PM

Price first, then brand name.
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imlefty
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Message Posted: Oct 11, 2007 5:53:37 AM

Location of the station
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Dorkchop
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Message Posted: Oct 11, 2007 5:43:42 AM

The price is always the primary factor, I would not have any use for this site otherwise.
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Quazar911
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Message Posted: Sep 3, 2007 1:36:26 PM

Price
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april4
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Message Posted: Aug 25, 2007 1:15:06 PM

Price
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Terrykatt
Rookie Author Indianapolis

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Message Posted: Aug 23, 2007 3:46:19 AM

I buy my gas that's on the same route I take to & from work, then price is the deciding factor.
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Guido4
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Message Posted: Aug 23, 2007 3:27:32 AM

Price of gas
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Message Posted: Aug 10, 2007 5:10:49 AM

price
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DsplacdToledoan
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Message Posted: Aug 10, 2007 5:07:34 AM

Quality of gas? they all get their gas from the same depot the only difference is what additives some stations may add to the gas. sorry but I just don't think that justifies paying extra
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DsplacdToledoan
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Message Posted: Aug 10, 2007 5:03:33 AM

driving out of my way to get the best price means that I'll spend more if I don't save enough. My Neon gets over 30 MPG and at $3.00 a gallon that translates to 10 cents per mile, as I usually can get 10 gallons if I drive one mile out of my way to save 1 cent per gallon then I have not saved anything in fact I am loosing time and adding wear and tear on my car so unless I can save significantly more than a penny or two it just doesn't pay to drive out of my way
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psob
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Message Posted: Aug 10, 2007 4:57:58 AM

price.. and brand
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JEO25
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Message Posted: Aug 10, 2007 4:42:54 AM

Price & Quality!
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truckdude
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Message Posted: Aug 10, 2007 4:38:35 AM

Price and quality (brand)
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agasmiser
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Message Posted: Jul 26, 2007 5:50:34 AM

Price of gas - Location of station
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