Tag Archives: F-350

Postcard from Arizona- 3

30 November 2012 Benson It’s almost Rabbit! Rabbit! day (the first day of a new month) and I am still trying to get my new Samsung laptop computer to the point I can call it “usable”. It’s been almost a … Continue reading

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Truck repairs and changes

1 November 2012 “Hey, dude… what did you have to do to get your mileage to improve so much?” If reading technical details about our truck (repairs, mods, whatever) is b-o-r-i-n-g and if hearing again my obsessive rhetoric about fuel … Continue reading

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Postcard from New Mexico- 3

27 October 2012 Santa Fe It took over a week to get in the queue, but on Thursday 10/25 we drove the truck to Spear’s Auto Center in Cedar Crest, NM to get the exhaust system fixed. I had talked … Continue reading

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Postcard from New Mexico- 2

16-19 October 2012 Santa Fe, NM It was a white knuckle flight all the way from Tucumcari, but the truck made it with flying colors. As a precaution before leaving Tucumcari, I called Spear’s Auto Center (Crestview, NM) to see … Continue reading

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Postcard from New Mexico- 1

13-14 October 2012 Getting to Tucumcari, NM Well we made it to the KOA here but not without a very high level of anxiety. Aarrrggh! Mileage has definitely deteriorated and exhaust gas temps are very high… running at the maximum … Continue reading

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Postcard from Oklahoma- 3

11 October 2012 Canute, OK Or maybe it’s Foss, OK… ?? Google & Garmin disagree about where we are. Happens a lot in the boonies. Good news: the truck is fixed. First I got a number for Jerry Tosh (580-821-2520) … Continue reading

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Postcard from Oklahoma- 2

9-?? October 2012 Canute, OK This was supposed to be a 2-night stop on the way to Amarillo, TX. Sort of a wide spot in the road that is I-40, but for a KOA it’s unusual. They have a small … Continue reading

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