The timeline below shows where the symbol The Yellow Datsun appears in Into the Wild. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Chapter 3 – Carthage
Chapter 4 - Detrital Wash
...and sets up camp. A thunderstorm’s flash flood nearly sweeps Chris away, but leaves the car’s engine wet, preventing him from starting the ignition immediately. Thinking that his car is broken,... (full context)
Chapter 11 - Chesapeake Bay