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Old 04-20-2005, 05:10 PM   #1
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Gas Prices Keep Climbing?

I will be forced to drive one of these alternative fuel types
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for high gas prices
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mine are dropping *knocks on wood*
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Nuke Their *** And Take Their Gas..prices be much cheaper if we do that
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Nuke Their *** And Take Their Gas..prices be much cheaper if we do that
Whose gas?
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yall complain about gas with your V6s. You can watch the needle drop on my V8. So glad it is just a toy and I have a 4 banger 97 ranger to drive daily.

plus i havent had to buy gas for a couple months, but hell i only drive once a week if im lucky, damn deployments
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gas stations get very very little profit... its all the oil companies
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yall complain about gas with your V6s. You can watch the needle drop on my V8. So glad it is just a toy and I have a 4 banger 97 ranger to drive daily.

plus i havent had to buy gas for a couple months, but hell i only drive once a week if im lucky, damn deployments
i have had my blown/cammin 5.0 running for a couple weeks and have only driven it around the block a couple times and to school twice and used almost 1/4 tank of gas, hahahaha
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thats why i love that i work so close..cruise the moped down the road the mile away
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mine isn't a toy, but it does get around 18MPG! yeah!

too bad its 93.. ~2.45 here currently
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If I can ever get a freaking job, I will have a motorcycle to help out with my fuel costs lol. The job is a quarter tank round trip in my car....so yeh, I need something. Premium fuel ownz me
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mine isn't a toy, but it does get around 18MPG! yeah!

too bad its 93.. ~2.45 here currently

in the bronco ever since i did the ignition upgrades i have been getting roughly 11.15 MPG. Worst part is I have a 33 gallon tank. So you can imagine how much it costs to fill up
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in the bronco ever since i did the ignition upgrades i have been getting roughly 11.15 MPG. Worst part is I have a 33 gallon tank. So you can imagine how much it costs to fill up
My roommate has a 98 f150 4x4 w/ the 5.4, another friend has a 04 Z71 ex cab, and another friend has a 96 F250 powerstroke...I'm well aware of the costs lol. They have learned to cram into the small cars to conserve gas.
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My roommate has a 98 f150 4x4 w/ the 5.4, another friend has a 04 Z71 ex cab, and another friend has a 96 F250 powerstroke...I'm well aware of the costs lol. They have learned to cram into the small cars to conserve gas.

yeah that is why i am grateful for the ranger
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I'm getting around 16-18 in the city in my stang right now. I have a feeling the chip is gonna come out so I can run regular again.
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i get about the same maybe a little better
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ranger i get 20-22 i think. never really got a chance to figure it out.
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ranger i get 20-22 i think. never really got a chance to figure it out.
You should be getting around 30 in a 4 banger ranger if you drive it easy...
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I'm getting around 16-18 in the city in my stang right now. I have a feeling the chip is gonna come out so I can run regular again.
you can still run regular gas... you just might start pinging if you get in the high RPMS. Just rollin around town the 87 wont hurt ya... I do it all the time.
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you can still run regular gas... you just might start pinging if you get in the high RPMS. Just rollin around town the 87 wont hurt ya... I do it all the time.
Hm...aight....I might try that. Just didn't wanna hurt my car, and taking the chip out is nothing.
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You should be getting around 30 in a 4 banger ranger if you drive it easy...

well.....yeah...maybe that is why i have been pulled over like 25 times

but on the interstate doing roughly 80-85 i get 24ish
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