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Old 09-25-2012, 01:24 AM
 
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Last month was $496. That's for a van and a corolla. How does that compare?
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Old 09-25-2012, 01:29 AM
 
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I only drive about 1000 miles per month so my gasoline expenses are about $100 per month,
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Old 09-25-2012, 01:31 AM
 
Location: Kailua Kona, HI
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1 Jeep, $300-$400/month.
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Old 09-25-2012, 03:10 AM
 
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It varies, I try to keep it to ~$50/week

I've got two areas I do alot in, and I keep a truck in each area and try to use one of my motorcycles to commute (~500
Miles apart)
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Old 09-25-2012, 06:23 AM
 
Location: southwestern PA
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I spend around $100 per month for my SUV.
DH spends around $300 per month for his sedan... but he averages 2000 miles a month for his consulting jobs.
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Old 09-25-2012, 06:34 AM
 
Location: The Raider Nation._ Our band kicks brass
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Four gallons every day 5 days a week. Yesterday morning gas was $3.63. Last night it jumped to $3.89. I quit measuring in dollars, and now only count the gallons I use.
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Old 09-25-2012, 07:21 AM
 
Location: Toledo
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About $60-75 if I don't make any out of town trips. $100-115 if I do.
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Old 09-25-2012, 08:11 AM
 
Location: DFW
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Honda Civic, $100 - $150 a month for gas, driving around 1000 miles +/- a month.
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Old 09-25-2012, 08:15 AM
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Location: The Triad (NC)
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Originally Posted by MaryleeII View Post
Last month was $496.
That's for a van and a corolla. How does that compare?
How does that compare to what?
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The Math:
$496.00 / $3.75 per gallon = 132 gallons x 25 mpg (avg) = 3300 miles
3300 miles per month / 26 days / 2 cars = 63 miles per car per day (avg)
Sounds like someone needs to live closer to work.

hth
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Old 09-25-2012, 08:23 AM
 
Location: southwestern PA
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How does that compare to what?
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The Math:
$496.00 / $3.75 per gallon = 132 gallons x 25 mpg (avg) = 3300 miles
3300 miles per month / 26 days / 2 cars = 63 miles per car per day (avg)
Sounds like someone needs to live closer to work.

hth

I wish!
Gas has not been below $3.839 for months here. Now it is $3.999 and has been for the past three weeks.
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