Take a look at 2 and 6 heading east from Cleveland. I drove that way in
Land Rover when I was commuting back and forth NJ to WI. Don't know if
they're still there, but the coffee was better, the gas cheaper and the
Peter in WI (waiting for Godot.....er Frank)
At 05:41 PM 9/10/1999 , Frank Clarici wrote:
>Ron Soave wrote:
>> Frank Clarici is invading Middle America in 2 weeks.
>> He will be driving from Tom's River NJ to Road America
>> in Elkhart Lake WI via Les Myer's house, followed by
>> my house, then to WI.
>That's right! I am driving a Sprite out to Wisconsin via I-80.
>I should have the basics covered in my "road trip spares" bag like a
>spare dizzy. fuel pump, plugs, hoses, and a BFH. But axles (which seem
>to be snapping weekly these days) brake/clutch parts that can't be
>repaired on the road side, engines, trannys, rears, which will all be
>replaced once the adventure is over, that MAY be needed would make for a
>more relaxed trip.
>So any listers on the I-80 corridor willing to lend a part or a tool,
>please let me know.
>Once I'm there I can always rape Rons Sprite for spare parts, it's
>getting there and home that I'm concerned about.
>I checked the oil, topped up the radiator, filled the tires and polished
>What else is there? Don't answer that question, I don't want to go thru
>a million things, if it ain't broke, why fix it?
>If anybody sees a Blue bugeyed round wheel arch "spridget" with the tag
>PIECES, wave. (or stop and help me fix it)
>Toms River, NJ
>60 Bugeye Sprite (my car)
>67 Sprite (wife's car)
>59 Austin A40 Farina w/AC (daughters car)
>71 MG Midget racer (working on it)