Wrenching

Everything Still Wrong With My $500 Postal Jeep With Just Three Weeks to Go

Everything Still Wrong With My $500 Postal Jeep With Just Three Weeks to Go

2 days ago   |   Flights - Transports

I do this every year despite how much it costs me psychologically, physically, socially, and financially. But I don't learn. I procrastinate until I lose sleep, tossing and...
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A Former NASCAR and Tesla Engineer Built His Own Hybrid. It Wasn't Easy

A Former NASCAR and Tesla Engineer Built His Own Hybrid. It Wasn't Easy

5 days ago   |   Flights - Transports

When the all-time fastest car around the Nürburgring is a hybrid , there's no excuse to still think “hybrid” means “slow.” But there's a reason why even major manufacturers...
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Don't Be Like Me: Wear Protective Gear When You Wrench

Don't Be Like Me: Wear Protective Gear When You Wrench

12 days ago   |   Flights - Transports

A few weeks ago, I had to make a mad rush to an optometrist because, while hacking away at my $500 Postal Jeep 's perforated frame, my electric angle grinder shot a small speck...
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Here's What Happens When You Bolt Four Engines Together to Create a Monstrous Inline-16

Here's What Happens When You Bolt Four Engines Together to Create a Monstrous Inline-16

13 days ago   |   Flights - Transports

First the Garage 54 ENG team bolted two inline-fours together to create a custom straight-eight in a display of wrenching wackiness. Then the mechanical madmen added another...
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How I Rebuilt My $500 Postal Jeep's Rusted-Out Frame With a $100 Welder

How I Rebuilt My $500 Postal Jeep's Rusted-Out Frame With a $100 Welder

15 days ago   |   Flights - Transports

My biggest concern in preparing my dilapidated $500 Postal Jeep for a 3,500 mile trek to and from Utah has been the 20 inch long crater field of rust holes at the front of my...
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My $500 Postal Jeep Has a Cracked Engine and Now I'm Convinced It Wants to Die

My $500 Postal Jeep Has a Cracked Engine and Now I'm Convinced It Wants to Die

27 days ago   |   Flights - Transports

Earlier this week, I wrote about my $500 postal Jeep's rotted-out frame , concerned that it may doom the project. Now, to add to that setback, I've just discovered that the...
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My $500 Postal Jeep's Rusted-Out Frame Will Give You Nightmares

My $500 Postal Jeep's Rusted-Out Frame Will Give You Nightmares

1 month ago   |   Flights - Transports

I have under two months to get my $500 Jeep DJ-5D Dispatcher ready for a 3,500 mile road trip from Michigan to Utah and back, so yesterday I wrenched until I dropped. Not from...
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I Drove My $500 Postal Jeep Fewer Than Seven Miles but It Was Still Sketchy as Hell 

I Drove My $500 Postal Jeep Fewer Than Seven Miles but It Was Still Sketchy as Hell 

1 month ago   |   Flights - Transports

Through some stroke of pure luck from the Jeep gods, I was able to get my $500 1976 postal Jeep running and driving, but my god was the only 6.6 mile trip I took terrifying...
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John Haynes, Father of the Haynes Manual and RAF Veteran, Dies at 80

John Haynes, Father of the Haynes Manual and RAF Veteran, Dies at 80

1 month ago   |   Flights - Transports

Many of us owe our passion for wrenching to the Haynes Manual , a paperback book that walks us through, step by step, how to fix our beloved machines. Last week, its founder...
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Watching Old Paint Gently Peel Off a Car Thanks to Paint Stripper Is Deeply Satisfying

Watching Old Paint Gently Peel Off a Car Thanks to Paint Stripper Is Deeply Satisfying

1 month ago   |   Flights - Transports

On my Facebook timeline yesterday, I spotted a post by a man stripping the paint off of his Jeep J20 pickup-and my gosh was he doing a fine job. “Which products are you using?”...
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Kentucky's Calipari expects Washington to play in opener

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A Pilot Who Bummed a Ride on a Boeing 737 Max Saved the Plane Before It...

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Angels ready to build championship team on cornerstone Trout

Angels ready to build championship team on cornerstone Trout

ANAHEIM, Calif. - The Los Angeles Angels are about to make Mike Trout the highest-paid athlete in North American team sports history. Once his contract is signed, the most... Read more ...