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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 ...
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Damage & Repairs In Baja

Posted on October 30, 2014
Damage & Repairs In Baja
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...
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Yo Soy Mechanico

Posted on October 27, 2014
Yo Soy Mechanico
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...
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BCV: It’s Not Always a Pot of Gold!

Posted on September 12, 2014
BCV: It’s Not Always a Pot of Gold!
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 ...
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Tooele, Utah

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...
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