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Gas $139.9

Re: Gas $139.9

Postby Old Techie » Nov 7th, 2017, 8:41 am

KelownaCrackinCrew wrote:My whole house is fitted with a great filtration system, was only $12.000. I laugh at people who buy premium gas thinking its better for them. [icon_lol2.gif]


I really hope that's a typo and not $12,000 because if it is you got robbed. :200:
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Re: Gas $139.9

Postby NotNorthAnymore » Nov 7th, 2017, 7:23 pm

I had to do a run to Clinton and back yesterday.
Kamloops - $1.38 - $1.39
Savona - Super Save - $1.23 (I have a receipt to prove it)
Savona - Big Sky $1.26
Cache Creek - $1.38
Clinton - $1.38
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Re: Gas $139.9

Postby seewood » Nov 7th, 2017, 7:48 pm

Played mind games with myself tonight. Filled up 3/4 a tank...only $60.00... cheap fill
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Re: Gas $139.9

Postby username_71 » Nov 18th, 2017, 9:06 am

Why is it that every time gas prices rise someone feels the need to post a letter on Castanet? Prices are going to increase, deal with it. If you can't afford a few extra dollars for gas maybe owning a vehicle isn't in your budget. Take the bus or walk.
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Re: Gas $139.9

Postby the truth » Nov 18th, 2017, 3:16 pm

problem is the bus system in this town is a joke at best
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Re: Gas $139.9

Postby alanjh595 » Nov 18th, 2017, 3:22 pm

the truth wrote:problem is the bus system in this town is a joke at best


The real joke is that; there is a lack of ridership to make it worthwhile to run bus routes with 3/4 empty buses.
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Re: Gas $139.9

Postby just popping in » Nov 18th, 2017, 3:41 pm

alanjh595 wrote:
the truth wrote:problem is the bus system in this town is a joke at best


The real joke is that; there is a lack of ridership to make it worthwhile to run bus routes with 3/4 empty buses.


The problem is the buses don't run when working people need them, that's why the ridership is poor, they cater to students and shopping.

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Re: Gas $139.9

Postby the truth » Nov 18th, 2017, 3:54 pm

exactly..............................
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Re: Gas $139.9

Postby Queen K » Nov 18th, 2017, 4:56 pm

I filled up last night at the Canadian Tire gas station for 1.29/L

Went to 60.00 for a full tank.
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Re: Gas $139.9

Postby Anonymous123 » Nov 18th, 2017, 7:29 pm

I filled up twice this week at the PetroCan in Summerland for $1.28/L.
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Re: Gas $139.9

Postby my5cents » Nov 18th, 2017, 7:43 pm

Anonymous123 wrote:I filled up twice this week at the PetroCan in Summerland for $1.28/L.


Ssssshhhhh we're trying to keep it quiet. It's been low here the whole time. $1.34.9 in Penticton 15 minutes ago, but still $1.28.9 here in Summerland.

It was $1.23.9 at the Centrex in Trout Creek on the 10th, but they were getting rid of gas to replace the tanks, could only squeeze $28 in.
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Re: Gas $139.9

Postby Lady tehMa » Nov 18th, 2017, 9:49 pm

Supersave on 33 is currently at 128.9
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Re: Gas $139.9

Postby dodgerdodge » Nov 18th, 2017, 11:15 pm

my5cents wrote:Ssssshhhhh we're trying to keep it quiet. It's been low here the whole time. $1.34.9 in Penticton 15 minutes ago, but still $1.28.9 here in Summerland.

It was $1.23.9 at the Centrex in Trout Creek on the 10th, but they were getting rid of gas to replace the tanks, could only squeeze $28 in.


On another forum a Summerland resident claimed they paid $1.13 on the 12th but the gas station ran out of gas quickly, they didn't name the station but i somehow didn't believe it, they said it wasn't a typo they really paid 1.13 ??
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Re: Gas $139.9

Postby Chyren » Nov 19th, 2017, 9:30 am

January 2, 2008—The day after New Years saw crude oil prices at a record $100 per barrel, with regular unleaded fuel costing an average of $3.05 per gallon

That's roughly 80 cents per litre for fuel in Canadian dollars before taxes yet we paid about 1.45 per litre...


Fast forward to 2017 and its currently just past 50 dollars a barrel and we're paying 1.39 per litre.....

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Re: Gas $139.9

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