Just took a call from Tennessee. Tam says it looks like she'll be back Saturday, in plenty of time for the BlogMeet.
While we all speculated, the nice lads at the K-town BMW-healer's put her Zed Drei up on the lift and had a look.
Rotor's toast. Caliper, likewise; and that does for the pads. The flexy line at that wheel? Well, observed behavior indicated the brake fluid had been brought to a boil, which is not too good for the flexible bits -- or the fluid, either; and while we're looking, let's just mike that other rotor and -- whups! Kinda skinny.
She's lookin' at about a kilobuck, all told. Talking about hittin' Gunbroker with some listings.
I have mentioned there's a tip jar over Tam's way, haven't I?
CHICAGO RAILROAD FAIR, 1948
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