Tuesday, February 09, 2016

You Guessed It

Yup, I rode to work today.  The vehicle wouldn't start this morning, so I mentally switched gears, pumped up the rear bike tire, and rode on in, with only a short detour to the doughnut store along the way.  I was only a half an hour late. I forgot to put on the bike computer, and the clock on the bike stem needs a battery, I think.

Whilst riding along it occurred to me that maybe the vehicle wouldn't start because of the accursed fuel pump shut off switch, but when I got home this afternoon it started up just fine.  I think I may have flooded it.  Someone I know on the FB gave me an idea on how to unflood it, and him being in the automotive repair line of work I will give it a try if it happens again.

I guess I rode about 6.5 miles today.

I really really really need to put the new brake pads on the rear brake!

I got to try out my new baggy bike shorts.  They are less revealing of my incredible physique, which tends to frighten people who are weak of spirit, and there should certainly be fewer instances of the vapours as I pass by.

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