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Old 04-20-2006, 07:14 PM
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what are YOU DOING to beat the gas man?

gas in new york is expected to be $2.97 per gallon. this morning, i paid $2.74. what are you doing, to beat the gas man?
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Old 04-20-2006, 07:25 PM
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Using a stick!

Its 3.13 for Prem here in Lake odessa Michigan 2.93 for reg!
I live about 3 miles from a new ethanol plant going in,,,, I wish i could convert my mowers to E-85 fuel. <----Google it
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Old 04-20-2006, 07:27 PM
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There forecasting it to be well over 3 here by them time it settles, I guess ill just up my prices some to maintain at least the same profit. Anybody tryed an off road fuel setup to avoid taxes? I know a guy that saves all his boat fill up recipts and mails them in and gets his money from tax back, last year he got like 350 back
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Old 04-20-2006, 07:28 PM
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Biting my tounge and have my gas surcharge going. Not much you can do besides pay for it and grin and bear it.

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Old 04-20-2006, 07:30 PM
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gas what gas i carry a hose and help myself out of bobbys truck
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Old 04-20-2006, 07:31 PM
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I just pass it along. Thats 1 more reason contracts are great, it stated that they will pay a surcharge if over $3.00 a gallon, and thats includes the trucks also. not just the few cents extra it cost to mow the yd but the cost of getting there. Also you need to figure the additional cost when giving your "free" estimates
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Old 04-20-2006, 07:32 PM
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Biting my tounge and have my gas surcharge going. Not much you can do besides pay for it and grin and bear it.

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i expected exactly this mentality.
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Old 04-20-2006, 07:33 PM
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tightening my route up was the biggest thing, tuned all the mowers and the truck up, and if it goes above $3.00 each customer will be charged an extra $5.00 per month.
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Old 04-20-2006, 07:35 PM
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dropping prices.


almost there bobby!
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Old 04-20-2006, 07:37 PM
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gas what gas i carry a hose and help myself out of bobbys truck
We got down to the river the other day to find my boat sucked dry, all 32 gallons The worst part is its kept in pretty secure enviroment, you have to have a key to get in and have to be member to have a key, theve got some unreproduceable feature to them like instead of like the mountain ridge things on the skinny part, it its got mounds and holes on the wider flat part of it, So it means it was someone from the club....
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