Our trip was intended to be short…to see what else we could break — and then hopefully fix. Just to a State Park near Sandusky Ohio, to meet our good friends the McDowells. The trip did not start well. Even BEFORE we started the bus. In fact, even before we went to get the bus.
First “real” trip: 400 Miles to Minneapolis. This is an Extended Shakedown Cruise. One with Friendlies (and Parts sources) on the other end. Lots of first, actually. First “breakdown.” The bus sputtered to a stop just outside of Eau Claire. We managed to pull over safely. Engine not willing to go another inch. In the