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Old 09-26-2006, 09:03 AM   #1
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Holy crap

I was going through some old papers and found a receipt for tires for my Focus from December 2004. The mileage was 66k. It has 112k on it now. 56k in 21 months, geez ! That's 2600 miles per month, at 30 mpg at $2.75 a gallon, that's $240 a month just for gas.

I think I'll be riding the motorcycle more.......


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Old 09-26-2006, 09:36 AM   #2
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These are the things that you wished you hadnt researched in the first place. You were better off not knowing.lol.
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Old 09-26-2006, 09:47 AM   #3
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lol, that's like finding the perfect tv on sale and then buying it, only to have them knock off another $350 later the next month.
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Old 09-26-2006, 09:57 AM   #4
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My goodness you drive alot, I just roughly figured what i spend in a month on gas, not too bad. I spend around $60 a month.
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Old 09-26-2006, 10:38 AM   #5
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^ i drop about 125 a mo. I've put nearly 20K on the car since may of 05. My poor car is already at 103K on the odo. Oh well, we got SPI's, just maintence and these SOB's should hold up
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Old 09-26-2006, 10:56 AM   #6
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My goodness you drive alot, I just roughly figured what i spend in a month on gas, not too bad. I spend around $60 a month.
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I knew it was a lot but it still shook me. I was filling up twice a week on the credit card so I wasn't really paying attention to how much it actually was.

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wow, gas prices have been about $3.25-$3.45here in oregon, it just recently dropped to $3.07, feel lucky you don't live in oregon hahaha
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gas prices are down to $1.95 around here now. I'm glad I dont live in oregon.
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Thay have been dropping here lately by a good bit, i was paying $3.05 a gallon for premium and now were down to $2.80.
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Florida has dropped a bunch. I was about $3.20 for regular a few months ago and now its down to $2.30 in some places. I started filling up with mid-grade again, my car appreciates it..
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