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The private blog of Andy Prevost. My experiences, my words. On any topic ...

August 2017

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More on fuel economy ...

My first truck was a 1969 GMC pickup truck. I think the year I bought that was around 1976 or 1977. I owned a body shop and garage at the time, and the truck was supposed to be for car parts, tires rims, body panels, and supporting customers. The GMC was a piece of junk. While it was only 7 or 8 years old, it was a rust bucket barely worth putting any effort into saving. It was just a work beast and nothing more. I never really… View More


How I improved fuel economy by 3L/100 Km

This is my recent acquisition, a 2009 Ford F150 FX4. It is in good condition but high mileage (261k Km). I previously had a 2006 Ford F150 XLT that was very similar to this: a SuperCrew with four full size doors and a 5.5… View More


Self-treatment validation

I know it works. As plain as day. I have been pain free for nearly six years now and the cost is less than one cent each day. The pharmaceuticals cannot take it away as a do-it-yourself pain management system. Remaining pain free is all the validation I need. Yet, when my endocrinologist told me on August 18 2017 (my regular appointment) that the recent CT scan showed the pseudo-cyst on my pancreas was gone. Validation,… View More