Bus Maintenance?

Refilling bus tank

Refilling bus tank

Saw this at a rest stop along I-90 during the Semiannual Migration of the College Students…

He’s pouring water into a small funnel with a large paper cup, which explains all the spillage. I couldn’t hoist that 5 gallon bucket over my head, much less pour its contents into the tiny opening, so what he’s doing has a certain internal logic, but …

I think he’s refilling the toilet flush tank and, if so, I hope the bus designers made the drain tankĀ much larger than the flush tank!

  1. #1 by Aki on 2012-09-22 - 08:51

    • #2 by Ed on 2012-09-22 - 09:38

      I remember my surprise when I discovered that the “coal tender” behind a steam locomotive was mostly a water tank. Either they didn’t mention that in all my childhood books or I was asleep at the switch… [grin]