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KansDem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue May-22-07 11:18 AM
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7. "They were having difficulty getting the blending components necessary to make premium fuel"
:eyes:

Why do I smell "bullshit" with this statement?

Also, I find the two(three) vechicles in the photo to be quite telling... :rofl:

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  -Many Gas Stations Running Out Of Premium Gasoline Kadie  May-22-07 11:09 AM   #0 
  - People probably buy premium  RedCappedBandit   May-22-07 11:11 AM   #1 
  - I have to yell at my hubby weekly about this.  Clark2008   May-22-07 11:25 AM   #9 
     - actually your hubby's car's computer has its timing set  don954   May-22-07 11:31 AM   #12 
     - The issue *ISN'T* fuel cleanliness; the issue is anti-knock characteristics.  Tesha   May-22-07 11:59 AM   #15 
        - Years ago, I owned a 4-cyclinder Cadillac Cimarron  RebelOne   May-22-07 12:14 PM   #16 
  - Who is dumb enough to buy premium gas these days?  simskl   May-22-07 11:14 AM   #2 
  - My sister's car knocks and generally runs like shit without it  LeftyMom   May-22-07 11:39 AM   #14 
  - Ooops. All refineries down at the same time for maintenance.  firefox_fan   May-22-07 11:15 AM   #3 
  - There are refineries that have been abandoned for years and allowed  acmavm   May-22-07 11:16 AM   #5 
  - Unless you drive a high performance vehicle why would pay for it?  liberal N proud   May-22-07 11:15 AM   #4 
  - Premium???  leftwingnut   May-22-07 11:17 AM   #6 
  - "They were having difficulty getting the blending components necessary to make premium fuel"  KansDem   May-22-07 11:18 AM   #7 
  - Premium gasoline is only required in their minds................  Double T   May-22-07 11:21 AM   #8 
  - Unless the vehicle manufacturer says to use Premium, it is a waste of money.  AndyA   May-22-07 11:27 AM   #10 
     - The manufacturers say to use premium  Tempest   May-22-07 11:32 AM   #13 
        - Sorry, but that is not true.  AndyA   May-22-07 12:33 PM   #17 
           - Give me an example with a link  Tempest   May-22-07 02:52 PM   #19 
  - My gas station was out of regular gas last friday...so they gave me Premium at the regular price  Marrah_G   May-22-07 11:27 AM   #11 
  - I'd noticed not just the spike in prices, but the spreading differential among grades.  damntexdem   May-22-07 12:59 PM   #18 
 

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