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Gas pump schenanigans. PSA, RIP OFF ALERT.

Video shows it all. (Maybe?)


Pumps while heavily regulated doesn't mean the scams don't stop.

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Thanks. But

How does it work? Hacked pump s/w? Gadget?
I believe I would notice the lack of noise from the hose.

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I don't know this one.

The only ones I had any indepth reporting on were tampering with under-delivery EXCEPT for 5 and 10 gallon deliveries. Why? Because the state tester was known to test for 5 gallon deliveries so the code in the pump was set to underdeliver but catch up at 5 and 10 gallons. Serious tampering.

This one must be the worst tamper job or just busted.

In some states the tampering is just under the limit. 2% is noted at https://pseg.com/family/pseandg/tariffs/gas/pdf/gas_history_completetariffs/gtariff_2008_dec9.pdf

There's so much money at stake here that you can bet that every one has been ripped off at least once.

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(NT) OK. I'll start paying more attention.

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