For the first time in far too long, I was able to spend most of the day (well, about 4 hours) out for a drive. About an hour from home to the start (Lisbon above), an hour between there and Leesville on a pretty good road, almost entirely 55mph limit twisting through woods and farms, with a couple spots dropping to 35…
That is all.
Found one at a car show once. They had a bit of history on the model:
that’s a lotta air...
Just our kind of
Meanwhile I’ve been driving mine plenty since my VW died Saturday. It’s been pressed into full DD service until my newish Volvo Is ready for delivery Saturday. It’s much nicer now with the new brakes. They seemed just a little spongy at first so I thought I needed a little more bleeding but now that the pads are…
Still waiting for the triple butterfly blower
Nice throwback scoop. I would have pictured one of these but that would be too modern.
No rush, guys.
Pulled over to get a few shots without trespassing too badly.
This guy too;
Tires have good tread.
Reposted from Corkscrewd.blog
Jag XJ40 from 1988.
I add stop leak to my exhaust at least once a month. Really good preventative measure to make sure all the water stays in it.
Let’s start with the obvious. The Mini broke down just past Cincinnati on the way home to Atlanta from the Power Tour. It had performed very well up until then. Fuel pump let go. I had it towed to a local hotel and worked on wiring in an electric pump as a temp fix to the problem mechanical unit. Unfortunately, the…