Why Being an Automotive Mechanic is Awesome!

Published on May 31, 2012 under Humble Mechanic
Why Being an Automotive Mechanic is Awesome!
After Tuesday's post, I feel like I left a black cloud hanging out there. It is so dang easy to focus on the negative parts of the this industry. We often lose sight of some of the awesome parts. So today, I want to talk about some of the awesome things about being a mechanic.…
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What Does It Mean To Be An Auto Mechanic

Published on May 29, 2012 under Humble Mechanic
What Does It Mean To Be An Auto Mechanic
I had found this little story a while back. I would like you all to read it, and then we can talk about. I'm a journeyman technician In an Automotive shop I'm supposed to know the answers From the bottom to the top I should diagnose the problem With just a single look, And if…
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What Happens When a TDI Is Filled With GAS!

Published on May 24, 2012 under Humble Mechanic
What Happens When a TDI Is Filled With GAS!
It is no secret that VW has a huge share of the diesel market for passenger cars. As we push for better and better fuel mileage, I have seen TDIs become much more common. It is not just "those diesel people" anymore. With the expanded range of customers that are now in our TDIs, we…
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