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2003 E-350 Transmission Temperature Gauge Installation

Towing without a temperature gauge is like playing Russian roulette with your transmission.  I know, that sounds harsh, but heat is the enemy, and unknowingly overheating your transmission can have catastrophic results. The tow capability on this van is impressive, so I’m always amazed the low-cost options Ford decided to omit in its “HD Tow Package”, like extending mirrors, or…

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7 Essential Airstream Hacks

If you’ve the good fortune of owning an Airstream, it’s easy to think you couldn’t ask for anything more.  But, whether your next trip is boondocking or full hook camping, here’s a list of hacks that will lower your stress level, and significantly increase the chance your next camping trip goes off without a hitch. 16″ LT Tires Few things…

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Painting My Hensley Hitch

Decided I was tired of looking at the beat-up, faded ‘Hensley Orange’. Here’s what it looked like brand-spanking-new, after pickup from the warehouse in Romeo, Michigan and self installing. And here it is after less than 48 months… I could have done a full disassembly, and sand blast for prepping, but since I wasn’t planning on powder coating or baking…

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