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Old 02-25-2012, 10:15 AM   #2461
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i got into chicago at about 430 last night. 590 miles, and 22 or so gallons of gas.

according to fuelly on my first fuel up i got almost 26mpg with a reported 50mph headwind the entire trip up set on cruise at 75.

that wind was a bitch. 57 is one big corn field and we were at the mercy of the wind. lauren thought she was gonna puke a few times lol. pretty much the entire trip, my car that tracks perfectly straight wouldnt do so unless the wheel was at about 10 o'clock.
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I put rockers and cab corners along with some door patches on a 99 f-250 yesterday..Looks brand new
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About to crap my pants if I have another bad MAF sensor on this damn thing.
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Just woke up.. think I'm gonna go clean up my spare tire bag it and get a chain and suck for it at TSC
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i hope you dont intend on using a chain for recovery, they like to break things
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Hey....HEY!! LMAO such!!! And no I have tow straps chains are out of the question.
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You should know by now to watch the wording of what you put on here
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