Truck will soon be less gross.

Dropped it off for the interior detail today.

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It drives so smooth. Doesn’t even pull or anything at highway speeds. Sure doesn’t feel like it has 168k on it. Like a rock?

Also, my old school “Hearbeat of America” plate will be here soon. The front plate bracket has some gnarly holes in the bumper behind it so I just got a plate for the front rather than mess with taking it off. Not sure why it’s even there since Kentucky doesn’t require front plates, but whatever.

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All that is left to do is figure out why the door speakers aren’t working and an oil pressure sending unit if I feel like fixing that. Right now, the oil pressure gauge is possessed. Works about 40-50% of the time and just spazzes out the rest of the time. Sometimes it just freezes at its farthest point and chills there for a while. GM gauges (“gages”, lol) aren’t known for their accuracy anyway.

It’s still nothing short of a miracle that I found a rust free truck with working a/c, power windows, and four-wheel-drive for a decent price. Trucks are so overpriced around here. It’s obnoxious. The dealer down the road has an ‘01 S10 4x4 for ten grand. Really?

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