We finally heard from Lexus today and they have inspected the engine and found that the engine block needs to be replaced,
Thanks for your prayers! Our car made it to Springfield safely and we were greeted by a man whose son went to Moody Aviation to be a pilot with New Tribes Mission!
"God is a mean kid with a magnifying glass trying to burn my feelers off!"
After hours and hours of research, we couldn't find a complete set of records for the car.
I disassembled the engine last night and found that the engine was full of oil sludge.
This weekend I had a conference call with my friend in Alaska and a friend here in Missouri. That was shortly after speaking with my friends in the middle east, sending a picture to a buddy in Australia and having a video call with an old roommate. All of this was completely free, and extremely easy!
These airplanes are especially urgent to us at New Tribes as we have several mission fields that cannot operate without airplanes
Brian went out this morning and started the car and noticed a loud "growling" sound coming from the oil pump housing.
Today Brian drove to the store to buy groceries when the "Low Oil Pressure" light came on in the car.