The State Of The Shop ~ Podcast Episode 67

Published on May 20, 2015 under Podcast
The State Of The Shop ~ Podcast Episode 67
Happy Wednesday everyone. This episode of the Humble Mechanic Podcast, we are chatting about the state of the shop. This is where we dive into what is happening right now in the VW world. This comes from an on the ground level. Not the stuff that is pumped out from the media. Think of this…
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Southern Wörthersee SOWO 2015 Recap

Published on May 18, 2015 under Video
Southern Wörthersee SOWO 2015 Recap
Hey everyone! Today's show is not really a podcast show, but a recap of Sowo 2015. For those of you that may not know, Sowo or Southern Worthersee is a big time European car show in Helen, Ga.  If you are looking to see Sowo burnouts or any of that type of thing, click the back button.…
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Viewer Questions With Special Guest ~ Episode 66

Published on May 13, 2015 under Podcast
Viewer Questions With Special Guest  ~ Episode 66
HEADS UP! There was something that went sideways with my main camera. The video is a little fuzzy. But because I think the content is great, and has a lot of value, I am publishing it anyway. Today I am joined by a good buddy of mine, Rusty. We have done a few videos before,…
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How VW Serpentine Belt Tensioners Fail ~ Video

Published on May 12, 2015 under Video
How VW Serpentine Belt Tensioners Fail ~ Video
Next up in our Failed VW Parts series we are looking at the serpentine belt tensioner. We are not looking at the failure of one specific serpentine belt tensioner. This applies to all belt tensioners, even on non-VW cars. This type of failure can be anything from somewhat annoying to leaving you stranded, and even…
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How To Find Your Auto Repair Guy ~ Episode 65

Published on May 11, 2015 under Podcast
How To Find Your Auto Repair Guy ~ Episode 65
Before we get rolling I have to say I use the word "guy" to mean both men and women. I often say things like "How are you guys doing" regardless of the gender of people that I am talking to. Okay, now let's talk about finding your "guy". Everyone likes to have "their guy". It…
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5 Odd Things Mechanics Use To Fix Cars ~ Video

Published on May 7, 2015 under Video
5 Odd Things Mechanics Use To Fix Cars ~ Video
Thursday is normally the day that I review tools and products. Well today I wanted to step out of that a little. I wanted to chat a little about the weird things that mechanics use when working on cars. This is kind of a play on my "Top 5 Favorite Auto Mechanic's Tools" video. Something a…
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