Saturday, June 28, 2014


Engine trouble on Highway 20.

Enter our hero at Elk Creek Station in Island Park.  

He quickly identifies an oil leak.

Our hero wheels himself beneath the CoW and  identifies why:   Graham Chevrolet neglected to tighten the oil filter whilst conducting their recent first service.

The vibrations of over 800 miles in two days at speeds often challenging the posted limits loosened it further.

It might have been catastrophic.

"It's your lucky day," says our hero.  

He finds a tool, re-wheels himself under CoW, and tightens the filter.  

He concludes the operation by pouring two quarts of oil into the engine.

Engine trouble resolved without hoopla, much time, much money.

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