How VW Keys and Remotes Fail ~ Video

Published on March 31, 2015 under Video
How VW Keys and Remotes Fail ~ Video
Today we are looking at how VW keys fail. Keys become a pretty hot button issue. They don't fail all that much, but when they do it can be a real hassle. I also wrote a blog post years ago talking about the keys and why they cost so much. You can check that out…
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Viewer Questions ~ Podcast Episode 54

Published on March 30, 2015 under Podcast
Viewer Questions ~ Podcast Episode 54
Happy Monday everyone. We are back on our regularly scheduled programming this week. Mondays are the days on the Automotive Podcast that I take your questions. To get on a show like this, email me Charles(AT)Humblemechanic(DOT)com and put QUESTION FOR CHARLES in the subject. On a "random fact of the day" note, this is video…
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Being A Good Apprentice ~ Podcast Episode 53

Published on March 27, 2015 under Podcast
Being A Good Apprentice ~ Podcast Episode 53
Happy Friday everyone. Today we are going to be talking about way to be a good apprentice, or trainee or rookie tech. This show comes about for a few reasons. I have 2 trainee techs right now. They are both very very different. Also in my quest to become a better trainer I have found…
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Coast A8R Rechargeable Penlight Review ~ Video

Published on March 26, 2015 under Video
Coast A8R Rechargeable Penlight Review ~ Video
Happy tool review Thursday everyone. Today we are looking at the Coast A8R Rechargeable Penlight. You guys know how nuts I am about flashlights. So when the folks at Coast Products asked me to review some lights for you, I jumped on it. I spent 3 full days with this light as my main flashlight.…
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How VW C.V. Boots Fails ~ Video

Published on March 24, 2015 under Video
How VW C.V. Boots Fails ~ Video
Today we are looking at the failure of C.V. boots. I have replaced a ton of boots over the years. Even a few on my own personal VWs. I might even say they are maintenance. These boots may also be called axle boots Sponsor of the day Today‚Äôs show is sponsored by Deutsche Auto Parts.…
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