Car Repair DIY, Gone Wrong

Published on October 25, 2012 under Humble Mechanic
Car Repair DIY, Gone Wrong
I am a pretty big fan of people doing their own maintenance. I think it is important to understand at least the basics of the car they drive. All of that stuff goes out the window when DIY goes wrong. We have talked before about DIY. There are several things that you need to consider…
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One Future Of Automotive Repair

Published on October 22, 2012 under Humble Mechanic
One Future Of Automotive Repair
The last few years of car technology have been pretty impressive. We don't have the flying cars that The Jetsons promised us, but we have some cool stuff. Consider that my 2005 Passat has a tape player in it. Now we are in the world of Bluetooth streaming audio and hands free, voice activated calling…
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You Don’t Have To Be A Car Expert

Published on October 18, 2012 under Humble Mechanic
You Don’t Have To Be A Car Expert
The average car driver is not a car expert. In fact, many drivers feel like they don't know a thing about cars. That is just fine. But just because you are not a car expert, does not mean you don't know anything about cars. I have said before, there are a few keys to not…
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Black Forest Industries Oktoberfest 2012

Published on October 15, 2012 under Humble Mechanic
Black Forest Industries Oktoberfest 2012
Happy Monday everyone! I want to use today to give you all a recap of the Volkswagen show that I went to this weekend. On Saturday a local tuning shop Black Forest Industries held their second Oktoberfest. Surprisingly it is a German car show, with some German food, and local NC Beer. I was able…
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