Should We Have Automotive “Right To Repair”?

Published on July 17, 2012 under Humble Mechanic
Should We Have Automotive “Right To Repair”?
We have talked about "Dealership repair vs Aftermarket repair" many times before. One thing that I didn't touch on is the "Right to Repair" issue. This is legislation aimed at forcing auto manufacturers to provide more repair information and tool to the aftermarket. This is going beyond the how to information. Based on the legislation,…
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Project “Luv A Dub” VW Cabriolet Update

Published on July 16, 2012 under Luv A Dub
Project “Luv A Dub” VW Cabriolet Update
Happy Monday everyone! I am out of the shop today, so I thought I would give you all an update on the VW Cabby, aka "Luv a Dub". I have had the car for about 3 months now. I must say that I wish I was further along that I am . You can probably…
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How To Tell If A Mechanic Is Ripping You Off

Published on July 9, 2012 under Humble Mechanic
How To Tell If A Mechanic Is Ripping You Off
This is a question that I get from people that I meet. It usually goes something like this. Oh, you are an auto mechanic. Well, I don't know anything about cars. How can I tell if a mechanic is ripping me off. I feel like, as a women, I am always getting taken advantage of…
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A much needed few days off

Published on July 2, 2012 under Humble Mechanic
Hey everyone! I just wanted to let you all know that I am taking a few days off. Well, to tell ya the truth, I will be working. :) I am taking a few days off from the blog. I am changing a few processes so it will take some time to iron that out.…
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