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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.

UnBoxing August’s PetrolBox®

Published on August 22, 2017 under Video
UnBoxing August’s PetrolBox®
Doing unboxing videos is not something I imagined I would ever take on. But it has become a once month fun video to do. The folks at PetrolBox have become friends of the show. So much so that August's PetrolBox includes something I am super excited about. What is that something? Well you will just…
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Generation 1 TDI Modification: The Repair is Live!

Published on August 11, 2017 under Video
Generation 1 TDI Modification: The Repair is Live!
Remember Dieselgate, the VW TDI scandal? Well the first generation fix is now out for the TDI Golf, Jetta, Jetta SportWagen, and Beetles. The TDI fix will include a NoX cat, oxygen sensor, EGR parts, and possibly a DPF. There will be no Ad-blue on the gen 1 TDIs. It would have really been great…
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5 Quick Tips For Replacing Camshafts

Published on August 8, 2017 under Video
5 Quick Tips For Replacing Camshafts
If you are rebuilding an engine, odds are you will replace the camshaft or camshafts. Today we look at some must follow tips for replacing a camshaft on just about any engine. During my VR6 engine rebuild I replaced the camshafts with a mild upgrade. Become A CrewMember If you like this show. If you…
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How To Install A Catch Can ~ 2.0t TSI Engine

Published on August 7, 2017 under Video
How To Install A Catch Can ~ 2.0t TSI Engine
Today we are installing a Black Forest Industries BFI Catch Can on a 2015 Tiguan. This is a Volkswagen CCTA engine and the DIY applies to most VW TSI engines. This may help reduce carbon build up on the intake valves for GDI or Direct injection engine More about carbon buildup Become A CrewMember If…
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How To Replace Headlight Wiring

Published on June 28, 2017 under Video
How To Replace Headlight Wiring
When we found the headlight wiring issue on my Passat, I was not surprised. VW has had the reputation for wiring issues and electrical problems for many years. In this video I show you have to remove a Passat headlight, and replace the wiring harness for the bulbs. You can also use this video as…
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The Best Father’s Day Gifts For Dad 2017

Published on June 12, 2017 under Video
The Best Father’s Day Gifts For Dad 2017
Father's Day 2017 is your chance to crush it with a gift. While plenty of dads would love another tie for Father's Day, there are some of us that wouldn't. This year get dear old dad something awesome for Father's Day. I have put together some of the best Father's Day gifts. The links below will…
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How To Paint Your Engine

Published on June 1, 2017 under Video
How To Paint Your Engine
There are tons of ways to paint an engine. Today I will show you step by step on how to paint your engine, or any parts of your engine. We will be using POR15 engine paint kit. This kit comes with everything you need to get the engine properly and permanently painted as well as…
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