Gas her up.

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Is this understanding correct?
1. gas up the car - US
2. fill up the car - UK
Also which is more natural:
1. Gas (fill) HER up with regular.
or
2. Gas (fill) IT up with regular.
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I would say that all of them are used here (USA).

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Hey! It's good to see you here!

If you don't mind, how did you find this forum (I thought you were Delphi based)?

Regardless, welcome to UsingEnglish! ;-)
 

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In BE, we don't use the word 'gas' for car fuel, so 'gas her up' wouldn't make that much sense. ;-)
 

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tdol said:
In BE, we don't use the word 'gas' for car fuel, so 'gas her up' wouldn't make that much sense. ;-)

So what do you say in the UK?

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Normally it would be petrol or diesel, although the DVLA do use gas in the driving test. ;-)
 

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Red5 said:
Normally it would be petrol or diesel, although the DVLA do use gas in the driving test. ;-)

Thanks, Red! :D

DVLA = Driver & Vehicle Licensing Agency (UK)

Right?

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We would sometimes say "Fill 'er up" ('er being her - the car) :wink:
 

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Red5 said:
Normally it would be petrol or diesel, although the DVLA do use gas in the driving test. ;-)

Apparently, that is because it is one syllable and so is safer in instructing learner drivers. ;-)
 
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