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  •  he should probably get her something safer (1+ / 0-)
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    but driving an old Bug would make her a better driver.  And adjusting the valves on your own engine is good for you--I honor Muir's advice on that subject, and I love the rattly sound of an old VW with valve clearances nice and loose the way he recommended.

    •  my plan is to get my son to help me (0+ / 0-)

      and learn as he goes. he said he didn't know how the other day, and i said what makes you think i do? we'll figure it out eventually-lol.

      i'm not aware of too many things-i know what i know, if you know what i mean-e.b.

      by shesaid on Wed Jan 25, 2012 at 07:02:11 PM PST

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