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    Trip of a thousand miles

    A trip of a thousand miles begins with a broken fan belt and a leaky tire.
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    Re: Trip of a thousand miles

    That’s not bad at all... easy fixes. Could be a lot worse.
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    Re: Trip of a thousand miles

    Which car? I keep TWO spare belts in the MK2. Double rib, can't get them at Napa, about once a year....

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    Re: Trip of a thousand miles

    But we're LBC guys, you forgot it begins with the oil spots. As they used to say about radial airplane engines, if it isn't dripping oil then that means it's empty...

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    Re: Trip of a thousand miles

    LBCs were the first oil recyclers, dropping it back to the earth.
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    Re: Trip of a thousand miles

    Any news on how the trip went?
    Larry K
    58 Jag 3.4 MK 1 auto under restoration, 57 Jag 3.4 MK1 manual ,
    03 Cooper S, 2011 Cooper S Countryman, 2011 Land Rover LR4 HSE LUX, 1964 Valiant V200
    Also had , 68 Cortina 1600E, 64 Spit 4 & 80 1500, 73 GT6 3, 71 XJ6, 79 XJ6, 86 XJS V-12, 53 XK120 OTS.

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