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380 motorists to be compensated for 2015 "bad gas" damage

Published Aug 01, 2019

KINGSTON, Jamaica — About 380 Jamaican motorists are to benefit from government's $24.5 million compensation package, for alleged damage to their vehicles linked to the sale of contaminated or “bad” gas at petrol service stations in 2015.

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A woman says a Hudson Valley gas station was filling up cars with water instead of fuel.

Published Jul 29, 2019

Hours later, when she started her 3-month-old 2019 Jeep Wrangler, she knew something was wrong.

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No sabotage, just human error and chemistry behind Arden gas contamination

Published Jul 19, 2019

Officials from the North Carolina Motor Fuels Section have released details on the fuel contamination at an Arden gas station on July 16 and 17, dispelling rumors of sabotage.

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Contaminated gas from Arden Fastop damaged cars

Published Jul 19, 2019

f you topped off at a Fastop gas station in Arden this week, it might be wise to swing by a mechanic. Both unleaded fuel and diesel were contaminated at the Fastop at 314 Airport Road, according to Marcus Helfrich at the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services' Motor Fuels Section.

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Diesel fuel, gasoline mix-up causing problems for Hoke County drivers

Published Jul 10, 2019

The North Carolina Department of Agriculture said diesel fuel at the Alco #27 on Highway 211 in Aberdeen was contaminated with gasoline last week.

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Cars break down after filling up with 'contaminated' fuel at Asda in Newport

Published Jul 04, 2019

Asda said it is investigating the incident after several cars broke down after leaving the petrol station

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Water found in fuel at more than 15 Mid-South gas stations, reports say

Published Jun 19, 2019

Triple A reported that nearly 100 million Americans will take vacations this summer. Most families will take the roads and drive to their destination. A big concern for drivers is the quality of gas that they're using to fill their car. Now, water has been found in fuel at several gas stations in the Mid-South.

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Complaints of water in fuel surface at Midlands gas station

Published Jun 19, 2019

CAYCE, S.C. (WIS) - In a statement released Friday, the South Carolina Department of Agriculture said they received two complaints of water in gasoline at a gas station located on Knox Abbott Drive.

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Customers complain contaminated gas at Newark Shell station leads to expensive damages

Published Jun 19, 2019

NEWARK, Calif. (KTVU) - Motorists who fueled up at a Shell gas station in Newark are reporting they received contaminated gas that's leading to major repair costs.

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Water found in fuel at more than 15 Mid-South gas stations, reports say

Published Jun 17, 2019

Triple A reported that nearly 100 million Americans will take vacations this summer. Most families will take the roads and drive to their destination. A big concern for drivers is the quality of gas that they're using to fill their car. Now, water has been found in fuel at several gas stations in the Mid-South.

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