First of all there's only 2 gas stations on the way to Jim Creek and all the pumps were frozen, so no gas. We had to drive back into Palmer for gas. Then we parked at BIL's house and drive down the road towards the creek and that's when anti-freeze started shooting out.
(you'll have to pause the music to watch the videos, scroll down to the bottom and push the pause button on the upper left corner of the red box, also to watch vids push the play button once and let it buffer a few minutes so you can watch it all witout pausing)
All his hard work out in the cold to no avail. (that would explain why he's passed out in the papasan chair right now)
AND NO, the blow torch did not warm it up.
Unfortunately the truck didnt like the cold weather so we turned back for hot food, warm home, and good 4x4 movies (who would've guessed).