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CrewMember Business Feature Of The Week ~ EuroWise

Published on February 15, 2017 under Humble Mechanic
CrewMember Business Feature Of The Week ~ EuroWise
Now that the CrewMembership program is fully up and running, it's time to learn more about the companies that are supporting the program. Each week I will feature a company that is giving CrewMembers discounts. This is my way of letting you guys know just how awesome it is to be a CrewMember. It also…
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Best Holiday Gifts for A Gear Head

Published on December 4, 2016 under Humble Mechanic
Best Holiday Gifts for A Gear Head
Some may find it hard to buy holiday gifts for the gear head in their life. This Christmas season, don't chance getting the wrong gift for that car fanatic. Here are some of my recommendations for "Gear Head Gifts" Jack and Jack Stands This is a must for anyone doing their own car repairs. The…
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How To Properly Check A Serpentine Belt

Published on November 23, 2016 under Humble Mechanic
How To Properly Check A Serpentine Belt
As a professional mechanic, there are many items we check on cars. We not only look for broken or failing car parts, but we look for maintenance items as well. Over the years serpentine belts and "V-belt" have been a common part that require maintenance. Back when I first started, a simple visual inspection was…
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How To Remove A VW Alternator ~ Salvage Yard Tips

Published on November 22, 2016 under Humble Mechanic
How To Remove A VW Alternator ~ Salvage Yard Tips
In this DIY and Drive video, I will show you how to remove a Volkswagen alternator. As I mention in the video, you will need to remove the serpentine belt, and the belt tensioner. Luckily I have a video on how to remove a VW serpentine belt tensioner. This car is a 2.0 Jetta MK4. And…
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The Road To SEMA 2016

Published on November 19, 2016 under Humble Mechanic
The Road To SEMA 2016
The SEMA Show 2016 is an amazing car show. I along with other automotive Youtubers had to pleasure of making the drive from LA to the SEMA show, in an event we call "The Road TO SEMA 2016". This SEMA road trip consisted of an automotive museum tour, a local car show, a fan get…
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Flir One™ Thermal Camera ~ Review and Demo

Published on October 27, 2016 under Humble Mechanic
Flir One™ Thermal Camera ~ Review and Demo
Today we are checking out the FlirOne Thermal imager for iPhone and IOS devices. This camera is also available for Android devises as well. This is a great thermal camera, and can do so much more than we even talk about in this video. As an automotive technician, this is a very valuable tool.*Flir provided…
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Your Synthetic Engine Oil vs NASCAR Synthetic Oil

Published on October 20, 2016 under Humble Mechanic
Your Synthetic Engine Oil vs NASCAR Synthetic Oil
Today I am joined by Ron and Hank from Sport Dimensions Inc. When it comes to engine oils, and racing these are the smartest two guys I know. We We are talking the differences between an passenger car Synthetic oil change and a NASCAR oil change. This video has been compensated by Pennzoil. All opinions…
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