Vehicle ToDo List

The truck I’ll be taking is a 2002 Toyota Tacoma. I’m the truck’s 3rd owner and the previous owner really let her go. It has 201k miles on it and required a *lot* of work to get it safe to drive. Got the truck back from the shop. I decided it was best to have a real mechanic go over it and then fix/replace things that I would have no idea (or business) how to do. So the following has been done. – Complete frontend work (cv joints, boots, rack and pinion, tie rods, etc) – All belts (timing, ac, …

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5/21/2018

On 5/21/2018 I will be traveling from my home in North Carolina to Fairbanks Alaska and then on to Prudhoe Bay and the Arctic Circle. The Why Growing up my dad talked about how beautiful (and cold) Alaska is and I’ve see numerous pictures and documentaries over the years on Alaska and a combination of those things has had this trip in my mind for several years. The How This part is still very much in flux. More updates as I make them! Why Are You Telling Us About Something That Is Happening 2 Years From Now?! Well, this is …

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