Well... after two years, 300+ wrench hours, and easily over $10,000 in tools, parts, fluids, materials, tows, services, etc., my 2001 Nissan Frontier is now officially repaired and in good working order. I finally get to drive it! Ironically, thinking back to when I first saw it on Craigslist for $4,000, I remember thinking "wow, that thing is mint inside and out. What I deal!"
The irony is that I had the exact same reaction when I saw Clyde on Craigslist, and we all know how that story turned out. Although in truth, the time, money, and effort spent on the truck's problems makes everything invested in Clyde feel like nothing. Ponder on that one for a moment
And so now two vehicles destined for the scrapyard have been resurrected. Time to resume focus towards the resurrection of Bob