It’s over

The Ubiquitous Red Plymouth is gone after almost eight years. I traded it in today when I bought a 2004 Hyundai Elantra with 10,000 miles. I got a good deal not just on the price and the trade in but on the finance rate from my bank, which was more than a percentage point lower […]

It’s not dead yet!

My car of eight years, a.k.a. The Ubiquitous Red Plymouth, had a near death experience today. The mechanic concluded that the engine control computer was the source of its problems, that the used replacement part didn’t work, that a new, more expensive part had to be ordered special from Detroit, and that it would be […]