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Viewer Automotive Questions ~ Podcast Episode 158

Published on August 17, 2016 under Podcast
Viewer Automotive Questions ~ Podcast Episode 158
Today I will be taking your automotive questions. If you have a question about a car, car repair, DIYs on your car, Volkswagen, mechanic's tools, or anything car related, ask it up. If you have a car question for a show like this, email me Charles(at)Humblemechanic(DOT)com.  Be sure to put the phrase "Question for Charles" in…
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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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My views on DIESEL

Published on August 9, 2011 under Humble Mechanic
VW has been a strong diesel supporter for many years.  In 2009 they released the Common Rail engine.  This new Common Rail (CR) engine is very powerful, fuel efficient and ultra clean.  VW dealers have a hard time keeping them on the lot, because everyone wants them. I have been asked a couple of times over…
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