Life seems to have hit 5th gear, dropped the clutch and is smoking tires at 90....
Gravy, two weeks since the last post?
I figured having a truck with a/c would be nice down here. I'll have to fix the a/c to have a/c, but no hill for a climber. The main thing, it was in love with my son-in-law. I'd try and start it, and it would stumble for a second then quit. Over and over and over and over....... He'd come over and it's zoom zoom, what's the problem?
Phil and I both learned the same way, too poor to have anyone else do it. I grew up on a little hobby farm, but worked for sho' 'nuf farmers. I learned a lot from dad, and then got graduate level study after school working for Butch, Tommy, and Tim.
I dug out my "normal issues" checklist and started in. New coil and you've seen the cap and rotor, plugs and wires. Waited for the spider, and it came in and sat due to life pulling a few more surprises.
|Difficult to reach, so went with name brand parts
Seven hours of fun and games last Saturday, and it's in.
|last time it sees daylight
It started and choked on hairballs, carb cleaner and silicone spray, but finally caught and ran. Every time I stick the key in it, it starts right up. So far...
Success. Should I replace the fuel pump, too? Hmmmmm....
Today is it's first run of a 100 miles one way. We'll see how she does.