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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.

Real Tool Box Tour ~ Humble Mechanic

Published on May 4, 2017 under Video
Real Tool Box Tour ~ Humble Mechanic
This tool box tour is a video you guys have been asking more about for a long time. As you know tool box organization is vital to a professional mechanic. To be successful, we have to work both smart and hard. Professional mechanics set their toolbox up in a way that promotes efficiency and cleanliness. Today…
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How to Check and Replace Cabin Air Filters

Published on April 19, 2017 under Video
How to Check and Replace Cabin Air Filters
Have you ever been hit in the face with a dirty gym sock? Thankfully I have not. But I have experienced the sensation of a dirty cabin air filter. I was driving a loaner car to training when I turned on the car's air-conditioning and got a face full of stink. That stink was coming from a dirty…
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How Real Mechanics Organize The Tool Box

Published on April 18, 2017 under Humble Mechanic
How Real Mechanics Organize The Tool Box
Tool box organization is vital to a professional mechanic. To be successful, we have to work both smart and hard. Professional mechanics set their toolbox up in a way that promotes efficiency and cleanliness. Today I take you on a tour of my yellow box. You know, the one with all the stickers you have seen…
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How To Buy The Right Engine Oil

Published on March 25, 2017 under Video
How To Buy The Right Engine Oil
It seems like buying engine oil can be a confusing process. Even if you take your car in to a shop for this service, they may have a ton of choices in engine oil. Today I am joined by Steffen from Liquimoly. I had the chance to meet Steffen at the AAPEX show 2016. His demo…
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Recap of the VW Atlas Tech Training

Published on March 13, 2017 under Video
Recap of the VW Atlas Tech Training
The last week I spent a few days learning about the new VW Atlas 3 row SUV. There is some new cool stuff, and some stuff I don't love. I will be doing a drive event soon, and will post another video. This is the first VW new product class I have been to since…
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The BEST Way TO Perform a Parasitic Draw Test

Published on February 22, 2017 under Video
The BEST Way TO Perform a Parasitic Draw Test
Today we are going to be learning how to perform a Parasitic Current Draw test or PID. Knowing the right way to do this test may not be vital, but it will save you a lot of headaches. Doing this test wrong can waste time, and that will waste money. You also don't NEED a…
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UnBoxing February PetrolBox®

Published on February 21, 2017 under Video
UnBoxing February PetrolBox®
Today I am doing something a little different. We are unboxing February's PetrolBox. PetrolBox is a monthly car subscription box made by car enthusiasts. When you sign up for PetrolBox, you will receive package each month filled with different car stuff. This is my third month of PetrolBox. I have go tools, t-shirts, air fresheners and…
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