diagnostic

What happens when a mechanic CANT fix your car

Published on February 13, 2012 under Humble Mechanic
Every once in a while a car comes around that is sent straight from hell. The crazy problems that keep me awake at night. Things that, if you were a professional writer, you could not even make up. When this happens, having a game plan to crucial! There are times when we(mechanics) just can't figure…
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The Mystery of automotive diagnostic equipment

Published on January 30, 2012 under Humble Mechanic
The Mystery of automotive diagnostic equipment
It is no secret that dealers have the most state of the art diagnostic equipment in the industry. Everything from our $1100 battery testers, to our $12,000 VW scan tool. ┬áIn fact, the amount of dollars that are spent on special tools and equipment is truly unbelievable. With all that money wrapped up in scan…
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