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Gas Pumping Laws Changed in Oregon Today.

by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 1, 2018 3:04 PM PST

I never lived in that state and when my father moved there I visited and got into trouble when I got out of the car to fill up.

"Damn Californians" (and their funny ways.)

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Link, please?
by drpruner / January 1, 2018 6:50 PM PST

Remember, I don't live in the US anymore. Happy

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Here's the first place I noticed it.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 1, 2018 10:10 PM PST
In reply to: Link, please?
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I hope they've upgraded the gas pumps
by JP Bill / January 2, 2018 3:41 AM PST

Where would people put their credit cards?

Devil

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Sorry I asked.
by drpruner / January 2, 2018 9:39 AM PST
Happy
The objections are interesting, because many are legit. But in NM and back in the US I've pumped my own for years, and I'm still alive.
Change comes slowly in the West...
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20 gallons for $6 ???
by James Denison / January 2, 2018 9:51 AM PST

I've not seen prices that low since before Carter and the Arab Oil Embargo.

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Haha ,pretty funny !
by itsdigger / January 1, 2018 7:05 PM PST
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Funny you should ask.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 1, 2018 10:11 PM PST
In reply to: Haha ,pretty funny !

We have adult children under our roof. Had to enact a new house rule.

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Don't know when I last saw
by Steven Haninger / January 2, 2018 1:49 AM PST

a full serve island. I suspect these are "by appointment" only here. I don't know about your area but, in mine, prices for gasoline fluctuate wildly but in a sawtooth fashion with a quickly rising slope and slowly falling one. It can almost be predicted when a 30c jump will occur. I'll be behind someone in their Yukon who opens the rear to expose a dozen 20 liter Jerry cans and I hope there's room to switch lanes fast.

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RE:a full serve island.
by JP Bill / January 2, 2018 5:19 AM PST

My chauffeur takes care of filling the tank...

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I think the
by itsdigger / January 2, 2018 7:38 AM PST

last Full Serve pump I was filled up at was 1996 in Naperville Illinois.

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Graphic Update. You've been warned.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 4, 2018 5:22 PM PST
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better than pumping...
by James Denison / January 4, 2018 6:19 PM PST

...a can of lima beans down the tank to make some gas.

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I can imagine that, if it's not been considered already,
by Steven Haninger / January 5, 2018 1:51 AM PST

some regulatory agency will ask that grounding straps of some kind be required similar to those used during airplane refueling. The pump would be disabled until a good ground was detected.

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(NT) Good one.
by drpruner / January 5, 2018 3:50 PM PST
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Today on Imgur, a scene from Oregon 1963
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 5, 2018 4:02 PM PST

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