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FINALLY The Audio Only Humble Mechanic Podcast

Published on September 12, 2017 under Humble Mechanic
FINALLY The Audio Only Humble Mechanic Podcast
Almost three years ago I pressed record on the camera and started shooting the show. One of the things you guys have been asking me for is an audio only version of the videos. And I could not agree more that having an audio only side of the podcast is a great idea. I am…
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Chicago Auto Mechanics on Strike ~ Podcast 202

Published on August 21, 2017 under Humble Mechanic
Chicago Auto Mechanics on Strike ~ Podcast 202
On August 1st 2017 about 2000 Chicago area auto mechanics locked their tool boxes and headed for the picket line. The union contract ended and the union and NCDC could not reach an agreement on a new contract. As of the time of the video, and date of the blog post 8/21/17 the mechanics are…
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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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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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Free Sonic Tools and Toolbox

Published on July 10, 2017 under Humble Mechanic
Free Sonic Tools and Toolbox
You read the title right Free Tool Box and Tools! ! I am giving someone my Sonic Tools S10 VW Tech toolbox full of tools. As many of you know, I just expanded to the Sonic Tools S12 Tech box. This means the S10 has got to go, and one of you folks are going to win…
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Viewer Automotive Questions ~ Podcast Episode 193

Published on May 15, 2017 under Humble Mechanic
Viewer Automotive Questions ~ Podcast Episode 193
Today I will be taking viewer automotive 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 avoid…
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