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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.

Kobalt 20V Impact Review ~ Video

Published on February 12, 2015 under Video
Kobalt 20V Impact Review ~ Video
Hey everyone. I picked up this impact wrench, which I call a gun, a while ago. This is a pretty nice impact. While I don't think that it will replace my air gun, it does have some really great features. You can pick this up at your local Lowe's Hardware, or buy it online. I…
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How The VW Clock Spring Fails ~ Video

Published on February 10, 2015 under Video
How The VW Clock Spring Fails ~ Video
Happy Tuesday everyone. Today we are taking a look at how VW clock springs fail. I actually did a video a LONG time ago about how clock springs work. Today, we take a deeper look at the failure of this part. The clock spring is the key to connecting the electronics in the steering wheel…
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TDI Intake Manifold Repair From DieselGeek ~ Video

Published on February 5, 2015 under Video
TDI Intake Manifold Repair From DieselGeek ~ Video
Hey everyone. This is something I am really excited to share with you. The amazing folks at DieselGeek.com hooked me up with one of their repair kits for the TDI intake manifold with P2015 Intake Manifold Flap Position Sensor (Bank 1): Implausible Signal codes stored. As will all the stuff from Diesel Geek, this thing…
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How The VW 2.0t TSI PCV Valve Fails~ Video

Published on February 3, 2015 under Video
How The VW 2.0t TSI PCV Valve Fails~ Video
Happy Tuesday everyone. Today we are back talking about failed VW parts. This time we are looking at the failure of the 2.0t TSI Positive Crankcase Vent Valve, or PCV. This is a part that can cause some crazy things to happen. PCV used to be a simple little valve that was replaced at maintenance…
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Power Probe Review and Demo ~ Video

Published on January 29, 2015 under Video
Power Probe Review and Demo ~ Video
A ton of you guys have asked me for a Power Probe review and demo. Well today we take a look at the Power Probe II AND the Power Probe III. I am luck enough to work in a show with some amazing guys. My good buddy Tony let me borrow his Power Probe to…
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How The VW Evap Purge Valve N80 Fails ~ Video

Published on January 27, 2015 under Video
How The VW Evap Purge Valve N80 Fails ~ Video
Today we take a look at more failed VW parts. This is the show where we look at how VW parts work, how they fail, and ways we can diagnose failures. We are looking at the Evap Purge Valve also known as the N80 valve. Something I didn't mention in the video is, the N80…
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