Go Back   iRV2 Forums > CAMPING, TRAVEL and TRIP PLANNING > RV'ing Humor & Crazy but True Stories
Click Here to Login
Join iRV2 Today

Mission Statement: Supporting thoughtful exchange of knowledge, values and experience among RV enthusiasts.
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 09-12-2015, 08:15 AM   #1
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2000
Location: Albquerque, NM
Posts: 109
The Carburetor:::::

People often complain about the police, but you rarely hear about the positive things they do, such as this incident involving a biker and a frozen carburetor.

Last January on a bitterly cold winter's day, a North Dakota State Trooper on patrol came upon a motorcyclist who was stalled by the roadside. The biker was swathed in heavy protective clothing and wearing a full-face helmet to protect the face from the cold weather.

“What’s the matter? asked the Trooper

"Carburetor's frozen," was the terse reply.

"Pee on it. That'll thaw it out."

"I can't," said the biker.

"OK, watch me closely and I'll show you."
The Trooper unzipped and promptly warmed the carburetor as promised.

Moments later the bike started and the rider drove off, waving.

A few days later, the local State Troopers’ office received a note of thanks from the father of the motorcyclist.


It began: "On behalf of my daughter Jill..."
__________________

__________________
ALBQ is offline   Reply With Quote
Join the #1 RV Forum Today - It's Totally Free!

iRV2.com RV Community - Are you about to start a new improvement on your RV or need some help with some maintenance? Do you need advice on what products to buy? Or maybe you can give others some advice? No matter where you fit in you'll find that iRV2 is a great community to join. Best of all it's totally FREE!

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest so you have limited access to our community. Please take the time to register and you will gain a lot of great new features including; the ability to participate in discussions, network with other RV owners, see fewer ads, upload photographs, create an RV blog, send private messages and so much, much more!

Old 09-12-2015, 08:20 AM   #2
Senior Member
 
bulldog2's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2014
Posts: 260
__________________

__________________
bulldog2 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-12-2015, 08:43 AM   #3
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: Sedona, AZ
Posts: 1,126
Ha, ha. Thanks for that!
__________________
Shell Bleiweiss
2014 1/2 Thor Challenger 37KT
Sedona, AZ
sbleiweiss is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-12-2015, 08:54 AM   #4
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2014
Posts: 9,850
Outstanding !
__________________
twinboat is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 09-12-2015, 10:02 AM   #5
Senior Member/RVM #90
 
MSHappyCampers's Avatar


 
Monaco Owners Club
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: Columbus, MS
Posts: 26,310
__________________
Joe & Annette

2002 Monaco Windsor 40PBT, 2013 Honda CRV AWD
MSHappyCampers is online now   Reply With Quote
Reply



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Onan Generator Carburetor Dsrtrider Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 0 08-15-2015 12:38 PM
Need Carburetor advice 460ci CoolRV Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 3 08-01-2015 08:11 AM
460 Ford Chassis - new carburetor needed neruda6 Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 2 07-19-2015 08:15 AM
454 Carburetor question HoneyBadger Vintage RV's 29 05-21-2015 07:04 AM
Rochester quadrajet carburetor kartvines Fleetwood Products Owner's Forum 26 01-13-2014 07:09 PM

» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 01:42 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.