Brought the car home for the summer finally. Wanted to get further on the garage before I brought it home but it’s been too nice to not have it available as an option.
My son got this adorable 6v ride on chinese manufactured motorcycle for christmas from his Grandpa. It is powered by a single motor driving 1 wheel through a small plastic gearbox. it can go forward and reverse and the battery is a 4.5AH SLA battery.
Slideshow with bonus smoker pictures included. I am exhausted but the ceiling is drywalled, now to tape it and paint it and hang lights and get the garage door openers back up and...
The quest to insulate/drywall/heat/cool the garage has begun. Frankly, we need the storage space for when we’re doing house projects, and I need the conditioned space for doing other more house projects. I am soloing this one, so here is progress so far:
The hose from the intercooler to the throttle body had split. We now have all the boosts again and the wife is much happier.
PFA not our jeep.
New intake ordered, new upper radiator support (plastic piece) ordered and to make me feel like really getting excited...
131k into JGC Diesel ownership. Still no out of warranty repairs. That said the lift system has started randomly throwing a code, whenever it decides to. I think it may be related to the battery being ready to replace. I will do that soon. Otherwise 18.7 MPG right now when it gets warmed up at -5 and below then ran at…
We are all fine.
Mother in law decided to gift me a rather large electric heater for my Christmas present. Much appreciated despite me wanting a gas one (I haven’t gotten the gas lines ran, with two small ones who knows when I will...)
As some of you may know I’m a vega fan. A V8 vega has been on my list for a while, even after I bought a 76 vega wagon (and sold it) my thirst is strong.
The above is a photoshop rendition of what will be our new trimwork for our windows. The photoshop comes in to extend the apron (bottom board) and the 1x6 top casing which are both not final boards. It’ll all (including the window) get painted the same white as the cabinets you can see to the left of the windows. 5 of…
May have gone a bit too far on the son’s halloween costume. We were scheduled to do a full family theme of Paw Patrol so he (2.5 years old) chose Chase the police pup.
Full story at 11 but have some photos, including a McLaren on dirt!
The track on the FP used to be known as Huset’s before Brennan bought it, people are still salty over the name change.
I mean... I just think the Corvette could use a line lock for parking lot shenanigans.