The Easy Way to Install ARP Head Studs

Published on August 16, 2017 under White Wookie Build
The Easy Way to Install ARP Head Studs
Next up in the White Wookie build, it's time for ARP studs! This is a very common upgrade when adding boost to any engine. ARP is THE name in automotive hardware. Making the choice to run ARP head studs and ARP connecting rod bolts was a very easy one. Installation of these bolts is a…
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Someone Is Getting A New Toolbox

Published on August 1, 2017 under Humble Mechanic
Someone Is Getting A New Toolbox
As you guys know I upgraded my Sonic Tools S10 box to the S12. This means I have the opportunity to give one of you the S10 box full of tools. With over 6,000 entries I am excited to say that Nate B will be getting this box. Today I am going to pack it…
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VR6 Engine Installation TIME LAPSE!

Published on August 1, 2017 under CrewMember Exclusive videos
This is a CrewMember exclusive video. If you would like access to this video, more exclusive content, and discounts to some amazing venders, as well as VW/Audi training manuals, click the "CrewMember Benefits" tab at the top of the page. You can support the show, and get a ton of great benefits. Last weekend I…
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Viewer Car Questions ~ Podcast Episode 201

Published on July 31, 2017 under Podcast
Viewer Car Questions ~ Podcast Episode 201
Today I will be taking your car related questions. The topics we cover are, car repair, DIYs on cars, Volkswagen, mechanic's tools, and anything car related. To ask a car question for a show like this, email me Charles(at)Humblemechanic(DOT)com. Be sure to put the phrase "Question for Charles" in the subject. That is the best so you can…
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How To Assemble an Engine Block

Published on July 31, 2017 under White Wookie Build
How To Assemble an Engine Block
When it comes to building an engine block, there are some rules. Rules that should always be followed. Building an engine block is not really a "HARD" task, it's really just nuts and bolts. But if we cheat, or ignore the rules, ignore the process, we can set our engine up for failure. I had…
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Viewer Car Questions ~ Podcast Episode 200

Published on July 24, 2017 under Podcast
Viewer Car Questions ~ Podcast Episode 200
Today I will be taking your car related questions. The topics we cover are, car repair, DIYs on cars, Volkswagen, mechanic's tools, and anything car related. To ask a car question for a show like this, email me Charles(at)Humblemechanic(DOT)com. Be sure to put the phrase "Question for Charles" in the subject. That is the best so you can…
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Rattle Can Paint Your Engine Bay

Published on July 19, 2017 under Humble Mechanic
Rattle Can Paint Your Engine Bay
Painting an engine bay is pretty easy. For this job I decided to use spray paint from a rattle can. Rattle cans are cheap, and if you prep well, you get great results. The more parts you remove, the easier all of this becomes. I decided not to remove the brake booster and wiring harness.…
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