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Old 08-20-2013, 10:52 AM   #21
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Old 08-20-2013, 10:56 AM   #22
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Old 08-20-2013, 10:56 AM   #23
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OH WOW! Must be the summer of bad bearings.. we too had a situation like this. (No new fancy brakes).. glad y'all are ok. May the REST of your trip be better.
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Old 08-20-2013, 11:04 AM   #24
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Just for clarification are you saying the nut was too loose or too tight. I'm no expert and would like to know the proper way to install the nut. Thanks.
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Old 08-20-2013, 11:20 AM   #25
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Yikes...happy it all worked out! Safe (future) travels
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Old 08-20-2013, 11:35 AM   #26
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Dad (Herk) did an excellent job of keeping a cool head as he calmly announce "Uh oh; We're on fire." As we pulled over, I jumped out the back and went looking for the fire extinguisher, but before I could find it, he defused me.

Needless to say, he and I had a beer (well, his lemon cello for me) last night.
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Old 08-20-2013, 11:35 AM   #27
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Dad (Herk) did an excellent job of keeping a cool head as he calmly announce "Uh oh; We're on fire." As we pulled over, I jumped out the back and went looking for the fire extinguisher, but before I could find it, he defused me.

Needless to say, he and I had a beer (well, his lemon cello for me) last night.
All's well that ends well!
Herk and CandyStripes. Really glad to hear it worked out for you in the end!
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Old 08-20-2013, 11:46 AM   #28
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Dad (Herk) did an excellent job of keeping a cool head as he calmly announce "Uh oh; We're on fire." As we pulled over, I jumped out the back and went looking for the fire extinguisher, but before I could find it, he defused me.

Needless to say, he and I had a beer (well, his lemon cello for me) last night.
All's well that ends well!
Welcome to the forum!
As one who's had lou's lemoncello "5x"
Lol I can honestly say it prolly took all the stress and bad ju ju away !
And memory and thoughts and speech...

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Old 08-20-2013, 11:47 AM   #29
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Sorry to hear of your problem, but it all came out alright except the hip pocket. Enjoy the rest of your trip and say Hi to Ms. Laura.
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Old 08-20-2013, 11:48 AM   #30
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Glad you guys are ok and everything worked out so well. Traveling in our deserts down here is always an adventure!
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