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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.

Top 5 Favorite Auto Mechanic’s Tools

Published on December 18, 2014 under Video
Top 5 Favorite Auto Mechanic’s Tools
Hey everyone. Today we step out a little from the standard tool reviews. A viewer asked me what some of my favorite tools are. So I figured I would do a quick video of my Top 5 auto mechanic's tools. I actually did sneak an extra one in there ;) For a tool to make…
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How The MK5 VW Trunk Latch Fails

Published on December 16, 2014 under Video
How The MK5 VW Trunk Latch Fails
Happy Tuesday everyone. Like every Tuesday, today we are looking at failing VW parts. This is an issues that I see pretty regularly. Nothing like having your trunk not shut! I have also seen these fail in a way that will not let you open your trunk. Either way, it makes shopping a bit of…
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Lava Soap Review

Published on December 11, 2014 under Video
Lava Soap Review
Happy Thursday everyone! As you may know, Thursday is the day I do reviews. Today is not a tool review day. It is a review of something that is very important in the shop, SOAP! Clean up is a very important part of shop work, work around the house, and in the yard. About Lava…
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The VR6 Explained – with Engineering Explained

Published on December 3, 2014 under Video
The VR6 Explained – with Engineering Explained
Today we have something totally different. A few weeks ago Jason from Engineering Explained, one of the best channels on YouTube, and I did a video collaboration. Well, he did all the hard work, and I just rambled about the VR6. His fans had been asking him to do a video explaining about VW's VR6…
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Tool Sorter Pliers Storage Tray Review

Published on November 20, 2014 under Video
Tool Sorter Pliers Storage Tray Review
Hey everyone. As you may know, Thursday's have become tool review days. I have to say that I love doing tool reviews. As someone that owns a ton of tools, it is fun to share my experiences with them. Today we are talking about the Tool Sorter Pliers Storage Tray. This is a very timely…
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Podcast Episode 11 How A.S.E Tests are Made

Published on October 27, 2014 under Humble Mechanic
Podcast  Episode 11 How A.S.E Tests are Made
Have you ever wondered how ASE tests are written? On today's automotive podcast, are looking at how A.S.E tests are born. For those of you that may not know, ASE is the industry standard in testing automotive techs, as well as many other parts of the auto industry. As you know, I spent several days…
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Prepping Your Car For A Road Trip, Episode 10

Published on October 27, 2014 under Video
Prepping Your Car For A Road Trip, Episode 10
Happy Monday everyone. I am still in catchup mode from last week's travels. The awesome part about a 5 hour drive is, it gave me plenty of time to shoot some videos for you guys. The funny part is, I forgot my notes. This is an on the fly, no notes, just me talking show.…
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