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Automatic tells us how much is spent on gas. My question is how does it do this without knowing how much you paid per gallon ? It would be nice if the software was modified to put in the price of gas each time we fill up.

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Ken Leonard

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Posted 3 years ago

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Jonathan, Alum

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Hi Ken,

Thanks for your your question. Please see this FAQ, which explains how we calculate the price of your trips. While you can't currently enter your gas price manually, this is a feature we hope to add in the future.

Please let me know if you have any other questions, we'd be happy to help. :)
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Apparently the app is not working as you describe for the longest time it has shown to price of gas to be $4.45!!

It has been a long long time since it was that high. So ... The app is not averaging the price of gas in this region.
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Hi Emmaus Dan,

Welcome to the Automatic community, and I'm sorry you're running into this issue. I wanted to let you know and our engineers are currently looking into your report, and I'll follow-up when we have any more information or instructions for you.

In the meantime, we appreciate your patience. :)

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