Kevin Standlee (kevin_standlee) wrote,
Kevin Standlee
kevin_standlee

Got a Brake (and Shocks)

This afternoon, I was able to tear myself away from Day Jobbe and we drove to Sparks. About $1200 later, we had the Astro back. Lisa (who would be driving it home) initially was very concerned about the brakes not having much grab, but fortunately after driving it around the parking lot (and backing it up, which helps with auto-adjustment), it seemed to get better. That's front and rear brakes plus the rear shocks replaced, so we should be good to go for a long road trip — when long road trips are a thing again.
Tags: astro, minivan
Subscribe

  • Home Cooking, Episode 15: Hop To It

    It's been quite a while since I did one of these, I see. Lisa was feeling adventurous, so tonight she made rabbit for dinner. No, we didn't…

  • Bush Bunny

    This morning, I went onto the front porch to get some wood for the fireplace and saw a welcome visitor to the vacant lot next door. By the time…

  • Last of the Christmas Ham

    We happily ate leftover Christmas ham for several days, and I incorporated it into several omelettes, but once we were down to the bones, I put them…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 0 comments