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Old 08-20-2012, 01:32 AM
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LOL! That would be a Stacy thing!
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Old 08-21-2012, 12:12 AM
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Tonight i am in Casa Grande Arizona
i decided not to try driving all the way to San Diego
i was getting very tired
Tomorrow i will be home in the early afternoon
no more living out of my Ram

I will start checking on a good paint shop to take care of that acidic crap that hit my Ram
After that, i will likely have a new windshield installed, it was pitted before the trip, but after that rock hit it, it could crack when i hit a bump

about 20 more posts & you can call me a regular chatterbox
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Old 08-21-2012, 09:34 PM
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We can already call you a chatterbox, but in 18 posts you will have documented proof.
Race you to 6 digits!
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LOL! That would be a Stacy thing!
Innocent, I swear!!!!

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Old 08-22-2012, 01:36 AM
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I am now home
Except for the windshield damage & the acidic stuff that hit the front of my RAM
everything is great

total trip mileage was 7,635 miles
Joplin Mo, Dayton Oh, Toronto Canada, Waterbury Connecticut, Fort Worth Texas
starting & ending point is slightly west of of San Diego

going east i spent $788 on gas

i have not yet added the return trip cost or the gallons used coming home
darn prices were raising like crazy
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Old 08-22-2012, 06:14 PM
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More about my trip

Tuesday, 14th of August i left Connecticut with a 1/2 tank of gas, odometer read 71050
i topped off my tank at 71327, Harrisburg, Pa
25.114 gallons / $95.41 /
drove 749.4 miles that day

odometer reads 71800 miles
19.509 gallons / $70.02
next fill up
22.168 gallons / $80.23

Fulton, Arkaksas
5.357 gallons / $20.00

Texarkana Texas
odometer 72583
21.014 gallons / $75.00

Fort Worth, Tx
odometer 72,851 miles
19.876 gallons / $72.53

Van Horn, Tx
10.251 gallons / $40.00
& at a rip off station nearby
4.3 gallons / $20.00

Canutillo, Tx
odometer 73,478 miles
19.555 gallons / $68.03

Casa Grande Arizona
10.061 gallons / $35.40

Yuma, Az
25.428 gallons / $91.01

i pulled into my driveway with 1/2 tank of gas

so in conclusion
going east $788 paid for gas, side trip to Toronto Ontario Canada included

heading west from Connecticut
starting odometer 71050 miles
ending odometer 74,223 miles
$668.86 gas cost
182.633 gallons to travel 3173 miles

total round trip miles 7,635

PIX are still in the camera
i will be adding them soon
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Old 08-28-2012, 09:03 PM
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Time for the few pix that i took on my trip

i put them up on Flickr

2012 vacation
http://www.flickr.com/photos/2999772...7631297512716/

i did not add the front paint damage, maybe later if anyone wants to see them
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