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Water Pump Recall MK6 GTI ~ Podcast Episode 88

Published on August 14, 2015 under Podcast
Water Pump Recall MK6 GTI ~ Podcast Episode 88
Today we are looking at the Volkswagen GTI Recall for leaking water pumps. This recall applies to 2011-2014 VW 2.0t GTIs. At this time there is no recall on other 2.0t VW models. VW has issued a service action aka recall on the MK6 GTI. The issue they are having is the water pump can…
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Viewer Automotive Questions Answered ~ Podcast Episode 86

Published on August 10, 2015 under Podcast
Viewer Automotive Questions Answered ~ Podcast Episode 86
Happy Monday everyone. Today I am answering your automotive questions. I will also tell you that a few parts of this video have odd audio. It sounds like some electrical interference. It may be because I had 2 VWs in the garage today. :)  It is pretty subtle, but I wanted to give you a…
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What Is Engine Coolant ~ Podcast Episode 85

Published on August 7, 2015 under Podcast
What Is Engine Coolant ~ Podcast Episode 85
On this episode we are talking engine coolant. Coolant in your car's engine is extremely important. Failure of the coolant or parts of the cooling system can result in catastrophic engine failure. Today I am joined by Mark Malone from CRP Automotive. We are going to give you the truth about engine coolant, or if…
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Viewer Questions Answered ~ Podcast Episode 83

Published on August 3, 2015 under Podcast
Viewer Questions Answered ~ Podcast Episode 83
Like every Monday on the Humble Mechanic Podcast, I take your car questions. Most of the questions are VW related, but they sure don't have to be. If you would like your automotive question answered on a show like this, email me, Charles(at) HumbleMechanic(DOT)com and put Question for Charles in the subject. Also put your question…
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The State Of The Shop 6 ~ Podcast Episode 82

Published on July 29, 2015 under Podcast
The State Of The Shop 6 ~ Podcast Episode 82
Hey everybody. Today we are talking about the state of the shop. For those of you that may be new, state of the shop shows give you an update of what is happening right now in the VW service world. We talk about things like recalls, updates, common repairs, and repair trends. Think of it…
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