- Title: CF369
10:30:02 - 10:33:20
Reconstruction showing man and boy driving early car, car gets flat tyre, shows how people had to look after their own cars in the early part of the 20th century. Busy freeway, tracking shot along road, vs service stations.
10:33:20 - 10:37:00
Tanker delivers petrol / gasoline to service station, hose into underground tank, petrol delivered, mcu meter measures delivery of oil, pan up petrol pumps.
Nice 1950s convertible ( Oldsmobile ) driven by woman into service station, attendant fills car with petrol, meter reading on pump as petrol is delivered, man checks under bonnet, cu takes radiator cap off, fills radiator with water hose, cu hands turn cap, checks oil, shows woman oil stick so she can see that more oil is needed, man takes oil can from display on garage forecourt and fills oil reservoir.
10:37:00 - 10:40:09
Man puts air into tyres and cu shot, man cleans windscreen, woman pays man, cu money drawer in counter, gives change to woman driver.
Car into garage, man presses handle to lift car into air, mcu car suspended in air by column, car underside greased and oiled, repair to flat tyre ( not on car ), vs service stations, garages, inc at night.
- Keywords:GAS STATION, PETROL STATION, AMERICANA, SERVICE STATION, GARAGE, CAR MAINTENANCE, ED RUSCHA, SMALL TOWN AMERICA, AMERICAN LIFE, USA
- Master Title:CF369