Monthly Archives: December 2011

Tailpipe Repair for the Jeep Part 2

With much grunting, the jeep’s tailpipe is finally repaired.  I had to use my rotary tool to buff down the excess rust from the old clamp before I could force the new section of pipe onto the muffler side of … Continue reading

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Tailpipe Repair for the Jeep

The jeep is up on a jack stand again and it’s not to start in on the pinion bearing fix.  When we fixed the oil pan, we had to cut the exhaust and while that repair is still good, it … Continue reading

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Christmas Carols with Music

While repairing the Taurus today, we heard a brass band warming up.  Upon investigation, they were playing Christmas Carols outside someone’s house.  I could clearly hear that they had a trumpet (you always hear the trumpets as the mallards drop … Continue reading

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Taurus Drum Brakes Again

Time has come again to attempt work on the Taurus brakes.  My wife phoned from her work parking lot to say that there was an unusual squeal and she had also been complaining about some mysterious grinding.  This is not … Continue reading

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