electrical problems

How VW Parts Fail ~ 2.0t Ignition Coil Connectors

Published on August 18, 2015 under Video
How VW Parts Fail ~ 2.0t Ignition Coil Connectors
Today I am back to talk about more failing VW parts. We are looking at one of the most broken connectors I see, ignition coil connectors. More spesifically 2.0t ignition coil connectors.┬áIt may seem like a very simple failure, but connectors have a lot more going on than you may think. This was a really…
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Viewer Questions ~ Podcast Episode 61

Published on April 30, 2015 under Humble Mechanic
Viewer Questions ~ Podcast Episode 61
Happy Thursday everyone. Normally we do view questions on Monday. But on Monday, I wanted to post a video about Women in the Automotive Industry, with some comments sent to me buy Audra from Women Auto Know. It is a really great episode of the Podcast, I highly recommend it. So I am taking your…
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How The VW CC Trunk Harness Fails ~ Video

Published on April 7, 2015 under Video
How The VW CC Trunk Harness Fails ~ Video
Today we are looking at how the harness for all the rear lighting in a VW CC fails. If you have rear lighting not working, it may be due to the harness being split in the trunk. I have seen this issue give some techs a run for their money. Even though a light out…
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Strange Things That Fix Cars

Published on October 2, 2012 under Humble Mechanic
Strange Things That Fix Cars
We talked yesterday about getting stuck as an auto mechanic. Like I said it happens to all of us. So today I thought I would share some auto mechanic secrets. ;) Over the years I have seen some strange things. You can read just about any Shop Shots post to get an idea of some…
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