[tcb] Re: A fire extinguisher could save your dreams (and your life)

  • From: John Barry <bigfoot51102@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: tcb@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 16 Feb 2010 20:28:27 -0800 (PST)

I agree. That's why I did that in September.

--- On Tue, 2/16/10, w.wood <evil.scientist.boo@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

From: w.wood <evil.scientist.boo@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: [tcb] Re: A fire extinguisher could save your dreams (and your life)
To: tcb@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Date: Tuesday, February 16, 2010, 12:34 PM

replace the fuel lines regularly too.  

On Tue, Feb 16, 2010 at 12:02 PM, Mike <mike@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

Sorry to hear it John.
I would also add, buy a bigger extinguisher than the auto ones they sell at the 
auto parts store.  I used one of those small ones and it gave me about 8 
seconds of use.

Sent from the side of the road!
Mike Hayes
Dallas, Texas

On Feb 16, 2010, at 10:46 AM, John Barry <bigfoot51102@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

While I am sure most of you do already, PUT A FIRE EXTINGUISHER IN YOUR 
VOLKSWAGENS TODAY!!! I didn't have one in my Vanagon and I paid the price this 
morning. My poor bus burned to the ground from what appears to be a fuel leak 
that went from a small manageable fire to a totaled crispy shell in just a few 
short moments. I was not injured but, my state of mind did not come out so 
lucky. I was lucky, I was sitting on the side of the road when I started 
smelling the smoke, jumped out and ran to the back to see a glow underneath and 
called 911 as I had no way of fighting any of the flames. 
We all love our VWs and would not want to see this happen to any of you. I am 
going to buy an extinguisher for every car I have on the road by the end of the 

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