Category Archives: Our Excellent Adventures

Fairmont Mayakoba, Riveria Maya, Mexico.

We had a nice break last week in Mexico. The hotel was very nice and the service was really good. This was my first time in Mexico in 35 years or so and on the street it has not changed one … Continue reading

Posted in Our Excellent Adventures | Leave a comment

New AGM battery and LED interior lights.

The AGM that stores our solar output finally decided to give up. It was 5-1/2 years old, used continually, drawing down at night and then recharging as soon as the sun came up. Hope the new one lasts as long. … Continue reading

Posted in Mods for the Sprinter | Leave a comment

Pinstripes – Go A’s!

Maybe it is playoff fever, a crazy idea or both but yesterday I added A’s colored pinstripes to the bus. The pinstriper was Herb Martinez, a well-known and awesome pinstriper who lucky for us, just lives a few miles away. After … Continue reading

Posted in Baseball, Mods for the Sprinter | Leave a comment

Upgrades on the Sprinter

We added a Dometic Air Conditioner and replaced the Fan-Tastic Vent 4000R with a new one last week. After 5 years and 95,000 miles the fan was really on it’s last legs. We didn’t get a/c in the beginning but … Continue reading

Posted in Mods for the Sprinter | Leave a comment

The cockpit.

I added a new app for the recently completed trip – iExit Interstate Exit Guide. It shows what is at each exit on the interstate including rest areas and distance. It can be set for filtered results. From the bottom … Continue reading

Posted in Mods for the Sprinter, Technology | Leave a comment

A mod for the TomTom

I added a car symbol to the TomTom which is a actual picture of our Sprinter. Now we can follow ourselves to the next stop. Not hard to do if you have some type of paint program. You take a picture … Continue reading

Posted in Mods for the Sprinter | Leave a comment