Something's burning, and I think it's ...

Kent McLean kentmclean at
Sat Dec 8 18:02:38 PST 2007

info at wrote:
> Did you have an extinguisher in the car?  I had a fire in one of my
> vehicles this past summer, and from now on I carry and extinguisher. 
> Sometimes (and this might have been one of those cases) it's not enough. 
> Sorry for the loss.

Nope, not in the car.  It sounds good paper, but have you ever tired
opening the hood of a car when the engine is blowing flames at you? 
It took 2 pros with a sawz-all to open the hood (I think the fire ate
the hood release cables, making it difficult).

Kent McLean
'91 200 TQA #1, not for sale (not yet)
'94 100 S Avant, "Moody" becoming "Old Faithful"
'91 200 TQA #2, up in smoke 2
'89 200 TQ, "Bad Puppy", up in smoke

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