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Full Throttle Aug 3, 2015


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If you looked in my trunk, you would probably wonder if I was preparing for a road-side emergency . . . or a fashion show.
Next to the extra can of oil and some flares, you’ll find a couple of jugs of bottled water, chewing gum, a couple of pairs of pantyhose, a scarf and a belt.
You see, I picked up a few tips from a mechanic friend – a MacGyver-on-wheels type (you remember that TV series, right?) who knows all the dirty little tricks to use when you’re in a bind.

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