Monthly Archives: August 2009

You bought that from where? (part 3)

For Part 1 go here and for Part 2 go here This time around I felt I had a pretty good shot at winning the auction for Charles’s truck. My bid sat at the top right up until the last

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You bought that from where? (part 2)

If you missed part 1 go here After losing the blue Phoenix J-10, the eBay listings had thinned out. I searched for a couple of weeks thinking it wasn’t meant to be and then there it was: Note: Truck is

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You bought that from where? (part 1)

I get asked occasionally where I got my truck from. “Funny story” I say and I proceed to detail probably one of the most convoluted accounts for purchasing a vehicle ever told. Why a J-Truck? That’s easy: Stomper 4x4s were

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You could just put some gum on it…

Back in January of 08 when I originally got Eugene he was quite the leaky jeep. They say that old AMC jeeps mark their territory, well mine dropped about a quart of oil and transmission fluid the first night in

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Its alive!

Got the truck last Friday and it runs much better now. Guthrie’s Transmission installed the new parts and didn’t have any troubles aside from a corroded thermostat housing. While talking to Gary about one of the other jeeps they are

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