Taller Abdiel | Abdiel’s Garage

Edwin invited me to travel out to Abdiel’s Garage to fix the transmission of the Pinky and the Brain bus. Though it came from the US with an automatic transmission, the bus was outfitted with a manual transmission, which was now spontaneously shifting out of fourth gear into neutral. A young Nicaraguan mechanic was able to successfully rebuild the transmissions of a couple of different buses. Abdiel, the owner of the garage and the mechanic’s boss, enjoyed joking around and giving people a hard time. Listening to his banter, waiting around for him to pick up needed parts, having lunch, chatting with other bus owners, and translating bits of School Transportation News articles for them made the long, drizzly afternoon enjoyable.

Generated by Facebook Photo Fetcher 2

Related Posts:

Buses of Panama City – Los Diablos Rojos

A Day in the Life of the Pinky and the Brain Bus

Gran Terminal Nacional de Transporte

Overturned Bus on the Cinta Costera
Bus Crashes

No Comments

  1. […] el bus, a Los Pueblos para comprar seguros, y arriba del Canal de Panamá a Arraiján para reparar el cambio (¡Ojalá que eso no fuera relacionado a mis problemas con el […]

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *