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Car related events in Southern Alberta for 2018

Here is a list of classic car related events mostly in southern Alberta for 2017. I will be adding as the year goes on. February   February 10th 2018: Lethbridge Swap Meet in Lethbridge, Alberta. Exhibition Park. February 23rd-25th 2018: … Continue reading

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The Outhouse Hot Rod

A rather curious hot rod made its debut on eBay Motors this week. One part funny car chassis mixed with one part out house. Is it crappy or inspired? Ebay Motors Auction – November 2015

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Alternator Replacement on 2005 Ford Expedition

The battery and alternator died on my wife’s 2005 Ford Expedition so here is a quick overview on the alternator replacement. It was a fairly easy job.

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1966 Mercury Truck Brochure – Canada

I purchased this Canadian market brochure for the 1966 Mercury pickup truck at the swap meet a few weeks ago.

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2012 European Classic Car Show

I always look forward to the annual European Classic Car Show put on by the Vintage Sports Car Club of Calgary and held in Stanely Park. There is always something rare that one wouldn’t expect to see out here in … Continue reading

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5000kms so far on the 2012 Mazda 2

Well I have just ticked over the 5k kms mark on my 2012 Mazda 2 in the three and half months since I bought it. I’ve driven it solo down into Montana, with the family on several longer highway trips … Continue reading

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Out with the 808 and in with a brand new Mazda 2

I’ve had some rather poor luck with mandatory safety inspections lately. The last two cars have been running quite sweetly when taken in and both have been returned in non-running condition. This time the timing chain snapped on my Mazda … Continue reading

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