Vivian Ireene Pierce Really Cold Crank & Rev the Bus Late for Work
January 6th, 2022
It’s cold and Vivian is running late. She gets in the Bus and is on the phone with a co-worker, explaining her issues. When she tells her co-worker she’s trying to take the bus, the co-working thought Vivian meant the public transportation bus and not Vivian’s old VW Bus.
Vivian spins the engine over the first time and you can hear the weak battery from the temps getting so low the night before. It cranks over slow and she’s pumping fast on the gas to get some fuel up into the carb. She hangs up the phone after a few failed attempts and devotes all her attention to getting it started before the battery dies. When she gets it to fire up, she revs it up mildly to keep it from dying.
All is going well, the engine is getting heated up and she might can leave soon but the Bus engine starts to stutter when she hits the gas pedal and she quickly start stabbing it get it to clear out but it stalls. A few more cranks — uh oh, the battery ain’t sounding good…