The Worst Vehicle I Ever Owned

The worst vehicle I ever owned was not a car.  It was not a truck either.  What was it?  It was a van.  A Ford van.  A 1978 Ford Club Wagon (Econoline) van.  But it was not a delivery van.  It was a passenger van.  Yes, back in the 70s, even after the 73 and 78 gas crises (shortages), it became acceptable for families with young children to buy Ford, Chevy or Dodge vans as passenger vehicles.  And, boy, did I fall into that trap.  Every aspect of the ownership…