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Old 01-19-2009, 01:18 PM   #1
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8 Ways To Save Fuel

A link to a round-up of useful fuel savers I published on my site recently. Please let me know if you find any of them useful!

8 ways to save more than 4 cents a litre at the bowser.

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Old 01-19-2009, 11:40 PM   #2
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Looks like a helpful list. Sometimes I wonder about the grocery store discounts, though. Your first tip mentions you can save around $1.30/week (Australian) by filling up at stores that offer discounts if you spend a certain amount of money there. We have the same thing in the US and I use them from time to time. But I've heard the gas they have isn't as good as the name brand stations like Shell and Chevron. So I wonder if you save at the pump but lose on efficiency? I haven't noticed big swings between stations in my mileage, but it's something I always wonder when I'm filling up at a grocery store.

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Old 01-31-2009, 12:00 AM   #3
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I buy gas at a Grocery Store gas bar and get a 2 cent/litre coupon. They buy their gas from the same refineries and I have not detected any difference. Even before the coupon their price is usually lower than the competition.
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Old 02-09-2009, 09:20 PM   #4
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I didn't give all that much to the term " tire pressure " until gas started getting to expensive. Now I check my tires weekly and add or substract as needed. My milage has gone up...mabey not a lot, but UP.
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