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FYI diesel lingo

If you drive a diesel vehicle, then your unit of measurement for economy would be fuel mileage, NOT "gas mileage". This is due to the fact that your diesel engine does NOT burn "gas" (short for gasoline) at all, but in fact, does burn diesel fuel. Haha

I can't tell you how many times I've heard a diesel owner saying "my gas mileage". Kind of bugs me...

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Yeah me too... I'm proud of my wife... got her trained. She cought on quick. And she has NOT put gas in her truck even once.

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They make medicine for OCD jking

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Is that one of the signs of being OCD? Haha

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LOL my buddy does this all the time! Im always correcting him.



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I think it is lmao

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Is that one of the signs of being OCD? Haha
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pure habit for me, i own a gas and a diesel truck.....

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