End of Central America Trip
Posted on November 21, 2014
The last post was the last journal I had written on the trip. From there I pushed onward to get to the Gulf Coast, though I never made it. While going through Mexico City I was pulled over again pretty much for being a gringo. There was no valid reason ...
Damage & Repairs In Baja
Posted on October 30, 2014
Rolling off the couch, I get up and search for food. Nothing was in the house. I scrounged some pesos together from my shoe and headed across the street to the market and picked up some cinnamon rolls. When I returned Raul was awake. We waited around a...
Yo Soy Mechanico
Posted on October 27, 2014
Before getting rolling in the morning I checked out the front wheels. Jacking the truck up and removing both tires I look to see if something is lodged in the caliper or if a wheel bearing has gone bad. Everything looks good. No wobble or slop in the joi...
BCV: It’s Not Always a Pot of Gold!
Posted on September 12, 2014
This is me at the end of the rainbow NOT finding financial security! It was bound to happen. We’ve had a few mechanical issues to deal with on this trip, but nothing that left us disabled on the side of the road. Luckily, when it did happen, it ...
Posted on September 4, 2014
All interstate driving today as I nurse the truck into Tooele, Utah. Some of the roads made the passenger side bounce uncontrollably. You don't realize what parts really do until you beak them. Stopping by a auto parts store I picked up an electric fan an...