Test and fun run

New tire on and a good second test run. The brakes were pulling to the left, but after some trial braking it cleared up. Then it was out with my wife to the KFC for supper. Good thing the brakes were working OK as I had to slam them on to stop from hitting a deer that leap onto the road in front of us – whew!

There is a bit too much play in the steering so that needs to be adjusted and the drivers window isn’t working correctly yet so I’ll look into that. I noticed a bit of ‘creaking’ when turning in a parking lot. I suspect that the universals are wearing out. After 45 years and maybe 144, 000kms the grease in the original universals is likely dried out. None of the universals have grease fittings so I expect they are original units,

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