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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 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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UnBoxing January PetrolBox®

Published on February 8, 2017 under Video
UnBoxing January PetrolBox®
Today I am doing something a little different. We are unboxing January'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…
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5 MORE Odd Things Mechanics Use To Fix Cars

Published on January 28, 2017 under Video
5 MORE Odd Things Mechanics Use To Fix Cars
It may come as a surprise, but not all the tools mechanics use to fix cars come from the tool truck. Often both professional mechanics and DIYer have to be resourceful to fix cars. Today we look at 5 MORE odd things that mechanics use to fix cars. This video is a follow up I…
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How To Replace Spark Plugs, on ANY Car

Published on May 7, 2016 under Video
How To Replace Spark Plugs, on ANY Car
Replacing spark plugs in a modern vehicle can be very intimidating. But this can be a very easy DIY on just about any car. In this video I will teach you the method I use to replace spark plugs on any car. This will cover removing spark plug wires, cleaning spark plug wells, installing and torquing…
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