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Old 03-21-2020
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Just a note to my Blue Bird friends with diesel pusher motor homes. We found diesel fuel yesterday at Exit 15 on I-12 just East of Baton Rouge in Walker, LA for $2.07/gal. We found those stations using the Gas Buddy app. They were apparently having some kind of price war because at other exits we were passing it was between $2.39 and $2.60/gal. The $2.07 prices were at a "Hit and Run" Chevron station and a Circle K just North of the Interstate. They were a little tight, but we got in and out pulling the car. So if you are going through there, check it out,
Lee and Jacque Davis - Full Timers

Lee - 423-292-5767 or Jacque 423-262-9569
or lnjdavis@gmail.com Please call or email instead of private messages

1995 BMC 37
300 HP Cummins 6CTA 8.3 Turbocharged Diesel
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Just my luck, can now afford to run the bus, but now locked in the house
Orville Mason
Edenton, NC
1978 31 FC
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Using the TSD card I just paid $1.66/gallon at Loves in Ozark, Alabama. Kinda glad I hadn't filled the tank since WOG (yeah I know).

Pump price: $2.44/gallon
Pump total: $300.05 for 122.5 gallons

TSD price: $1.66/gallon
TSD total: $203.46
TSD discount: $96.54
Bruce & Marion Griffin
Dothan, AL
1994 Wide Body #106048 "Going Galt"
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Old 03-21-2020
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Wow almost 1/3 off!

Diego Alfarache
Austin, Texas
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I filled up yesterday at Loves in Charleston, Tennessee, I-75 Exit 33 @ $1.51 gal with TSD card.. the advertised price was $2.49... Never thought I would pay less than $2 a gallon for diesel fuel. I filled up again I-75 Exit 314 in Bushnell, Florida to top up the tank. Price was $1.87 gal with TSD card, advertised price was $2.58 gal.

Jeff LoGiudice
Temple Terrace, Florida
1984 Bluebird PT40
#F063411 6V92TA & MT654CR
& 1986 MCI 102A3
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Old 03-21-2020
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I filled up today at Loves on I-59 in Steele, AL $1.62 a gallon

Danny Doster
1990 Wide Body 40
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TSD card at cave city ky loves was 1.67 a gallon bird is full and filled the lp tank at the camp ground at cave city with the passport 1/2 campground card what a cheap weekend
Rodney and Pam Hack
1980 BlueBird FC35RB (sold)
1986 PT40
1984 Ford GT Turbo Mustang
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Old 03-21-2020
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This afternoon paid 1.38 g at the Loves on I-10 20mm Tx. Not sure if we are doing this correctly but here is how we do it . Erika checks the app for the stopes along the way , I then determine when I need some fuel . So we pull up to the pump insert card answer the 4 or 5 questions and then we pump . I then take a picture of the pump price and compare it to the email receipt 2 days later . Doing it this way avoids going into the store . I take the picture to confirm gallons and pump price.. I used to hunt out cheap fuel in the past and over the years it was getting harder and harder to find them . Now it is a breeze with Loves everywhere and a good heads up provided by Billboards. I wont need more fuel till the other side of Az, but will be sure to fill up there cause in Ca the cost is a little over 2.00 g lol imagine complaining about 2.00@ gallon .

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I can not believe my friend Lee Davis does not have a EFS card from TSD. You just lost your status as the “KING of WOG CHEAPSKATES “
Jim Brookshire
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Saluda, NC
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Old 03-22-2020
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Originally Posted by Jim Brookshire View Post
I can not believe my friend Lee Davis does not have a EFS card from TSD. You just lost your status as the “KING of WOG CHEAPSKATES “
The loss of that status is a big penalty. Hasn't he been penalized enough by paying an extra 70 cents per gallon for fuel? Just think if he had the 300 gallon tank!!!
David Styf
82 FC 33 SB SOLD
89 SP 36 Silver Edition SOLD
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