I spent a good time this afternoon washing, waxing and detailing the C900. As soon as I finished the light overcast day opened up into a glorious sunny summer day. Time to go for a drive!
Since the car was as clean as it will ever be I didn't want bugs smashing in the glass and paint, I took it easy, drove slow and enjoyed the warm air.
I drove to
15 April 2012
That EXTRA button turns the radiator fan on manually, and that red light to the left will light up when activated
Headlights are straight and adjusted now, it was pretty easy, did it in a dark supermarket parking lot, against a wall, had a flashlight to help me find the knobs. Pretty easy job!
Well, yesterday I also noticed that when I cruise at slow speeds, like 20 or 30 km/h the engine
My last day on the ferry from Alaska started early, I woke up at 5:30 am to shower and get ready to drive off. I also wanted to be on the top deck as we approached Bellingham, hoping to get some great sunrise shots. I had a quick breakfast at the boat's galley then went topside and was greeted by a beautiful sunrise as expected. There were clouds over the shore but not at sea, so the sky was warmed with a nice amber glow that just made the arrival even more welcoming. As we approached the shore
Days five and six were days that were spent sailing south towards the USA. On day five we were arriving in Ketchikan, Alaska at around 10 am, so I slept in until 9 am. The boat was rolling pretty good the night before, so I went to the bar, had a few beers and added to the rolling. I ended up sleeping very well despite the motion. I woke up to a gray day (as it's usual in these parts) just as we were approaching Ketchikan.
We spent most of the day anchored in Ketchikan. We had a few
Today was a day full of things that were unexpected. In the end everything worked out and all the unexpected stuff turned out for the best.
First let me say a few words about my sleeping place... the Kluane Park Inn was the only place that had rooms available when I rolled in last night. All the good places were full so I took a room above a bar, and that two good things I can say is that the mattress was smooth and there were no bed bugs. The walls were wafer thin, so right before