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Welcome to the Humble Mechanic Video Podcast. This is the show were we talk about many areas of the automotive industry. Everything from being an auto tech, buying tools, earning money, talking to customers, and more. If you are not a mechanic, tune in to learn the ins and outs of the industry. It can help you find a good tech, and help avoid getting ripped off.

How VW Parts Fail ~ In Tank Fuel Pumps

Published on August 4, 2015 under Video
How VW Parts Fail ~ In Tank Fuel Pumps
We are back talking about how Volkswagen parts fail. This is video 29 of examining how Volkswagen parts fail. I take the really commonly failing parts, break them open and show you what happens. I also want to mention that you should not be scared off of owning or buying a VW. Anyone could do…
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Westling Machine Aluminum Socket Tray Review ~ Video

Published on July 30, 2015 under Video
Westling Machine Aluminum Socket Tray Review ~ Video
Today I will be reviewing the 1/4" drive socket tray from WestlingMachine.com . I have been looking for a good quality socket holder for years. Sadly most of the socket holders are plastic and do not seem to hold up well. At least with the abuse that I put them though. I use my 1/4"…
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How VW A/C Compressors Fail ~ Video

Published on July 28, 2015 under Video
How VW A/C Compressors Fail ~ Video
Today we are back with more failed VW parts. We are right in the middle of a pretty hot summer. With a hot summer comes failing Air Conditioning. One of the most common things we are seeing fail is A/C compressors. We are doing several a week. The most common seem to be on 2.0t…
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Touring The New Shop and Studio ~ Video

Published on July 27, 2015 under Video
Touring The New Shop and Studio ~ Video
I AM BACK!! Happy Monday everyone. I am super pumped to be back. I hated putting the show on hold for so long. It was really the only way I could get all the work on the new studio done. I really am having a hard time explaining how much I love this new setup.…
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How A VW Throttle Body Failed with VAG-COM Demo ~ Video

Published on June 30, 2015 under Video
How A VW Throttle Body Failed with VAG-COM Demo ~ Video
Today we are looking at more failed Volkswagen and Audi parts. This part is not the most common failing part, but they do fail. In addition to the normal flow of a failed parts video, I have added some basic Vag-Com diagnostic DIY. These failures can occur on just about any generation of Volkswagen or…
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How VW Turbochargers Fail ~ Video

Published on June 23, 2015 under Video
How VW Turbochargers Fail ~ Video
  Hey everyone. We are back talking about more failed Volkswagen parts. Today we look at how VW turbochargers fail. I have been trying to get my hands on a bad turbo for a long time. This one is extra cool because it is a bad turbo from a MK7 GTI! Sponsor Of The Day…
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Coast HP7R Flashlight Review ~ Video

Published on June 18, 2015 under Video
Coast HP7R Flashlight Review ~ Video
Hey everyone. Today we are going to be looking at the Coast Products HP7R Rechargeable Flashlight. I am a huge fan of flashlights. There is at least 1 in every room of my house. I also carry one with me every where I go. In this review we will look at some of specs of…
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