Auto Mechanic Training, VW style

Published on May 17, 2012 under Humble Mechanic
Hey everyone! I am currently at training for our new VW scan tool software. So of course I have training on the brain. I know we have talked about it before, but I have not talked about this type of class. This is basically a "new product" launch. Before a new car comes out, the…
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The Evolution of Lighting Light Bulbs

Published on May 15, 2012 under Humble Mechanic
The Evolution of Lighting Light Bulbs
It is no secret that car technology is advancing at an insane pace. In the almost 9 years I have been working on cars I have seen some pretty awesome advances. A perfect way to show how far we have come is something as simple as a light bulb. When I started with VW the…
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What Exactly Is An Oil Change

Published on May 14, 2012 under Humble Mechanic
What Exactly Is An Oil Change
I talk all the time about changing engine oil. I have said that it is the one, if not THE, most important thing you can do to keep your car healthy. I went back and checked all the "Behind The Wrench" interviews I have done. Everyone said that changing engine oil was the most important…
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