DIY

How To Replace Spark Plugs, on ANY Car

Published on May 7, 2016 under Video
How To Replace Spark Plugs, on ANY Car
Replacing spark plugs in a modern vehicle can be very intimidating. But this can be a very easy DIY on just about any car. In this video I will teach you the method I use to replace spark plugs on any car. This will cover removing spark plug wires, cleaning spark plug wells, installing and torquing…
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What You Need To Know About Spark Plugs

Published on March 30, 2016 under Humble Mechanic
What You Need To Know About Spark Plugs
Spark plugs are on of those automotive terms that almost everyone has heard of. But do you REALLY know the ins and outs of what a spark plug is? Today we are going to explore the wonderful world of your engine's spark plugs. Remember that this video is an informative and in-depth video. Your vehicle's engine…
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Does 3m Intake System Cleaner Really Work?

Published on November 30, 2015 under Video
Does 3m Intake System Cleaner Really Work?
Today I will be testing 3m Intake System Cleaner. This cleaner is meant to clean the intake manifold, valves, and combustion chamber of 4 stroke engines. We will be cleaning the intake system of my 1998 Volkswagen GTI VR6. The maintenance history of this car is largely unknown. There are many products that claim to clean…
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VR6 Coolant Pipe and Thermostat Housing DIY

Published on September 29, 2015 under Video
VR6 Coolant Pipe and Thermostat Housing DIY
This is a DIY on replacing the VW VR6 coolant pipe, aka Crack Pipe, and thermostat housing. on the AAA VR6 engine. We learn how to replace the pipe and a few things to be careful of. This is another video in the MK3 DIY series. You can check out the Mk3 GTI walk around…
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Replacing VW 2.5l Vacuum Pump ~ The Easy Way

Published on September 7, 2015 under Video
Replacing VW 2.5l Vacuum Pump ~ The Easy Way
Today we learn how to replace the vacuum pump on 2.5l VW engines. When the 2.5l vacuum pump fails it will cause an engine oil leak. This oil leak can be mistaken for a rear main seal leak. This DIY will apply to the Jetta, Rabbit, Beetle, Passat and Jetta SportWagen with automatic transmissions. Show…
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How To Change Your Car’s Engine Oil ~ Video

Published on August 17, 2015 under Video
How To Change Your Car’s Engine Oil ~ Video
It may shock some folks, but I too must change the oil in my car. Yes even auto mechanics have to maintain their car. So today I will be giving you some awesome and very important tips on changing the oil in your car. We will be using my 2005 Volkswagen Passat 1.8t to learn…
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