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Tuesday Giveaway

Published on March 4, 2014 under Humble Mechanic
Tuesday Giveaway
Yesterday's giveaway was HUGE! I have emailed the winner and will announce who it is, when I hear back. I have got a few emails asking why I am doing these giveaways. There are a bunch of reasons. First, I like giving things away. I think it is fun. Working with folks and their cars…
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Training a New Technican With A Twist

Published on January 7, 2014 under Humble Mechanic
Training a New Technican With A Twist
Hi everyone! I mentioned yesterday that I have a new tech that I am training. Today I want to tell you guys about him. In years past, we would hire rookie techs from the Volkswagen program with Universal Technical Institute. The best part about guys from the VW program was they were trained by VW.…
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Back In Action For 2014

Published on January 6, 2014 under Humble Mechanic
Back In Action For 2014
Happy New Year everyone! I hope that you all had a great holiday season! Today we are officially kicking off 2014 on the blog. 2013 was a crazy busy year for me. Between moving in early February, and getting the Cabby VR6 running the year flew by. What is in store for 2014? This year…
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Behind The Wrench, Interview With Denise Cook

Published on March 29, 2013 under Behind The Wrench
Behind The Wrench, Interview With Denise Cook
It has been so long since we did a Behind The Wrench interview. So I am excited to introduce the first women featured on the blog. If you, or anyone you know in the auto industry, want to be featured in an interview like this just contact me. So without any further delay, take it…
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A Typical Day For An Auto Mechanic

Published on March 25, 2013 under Humble Mechanic
A Typical Day For An Auto Mechanic
Just like many other jobs, being an auto mechanic is a pretty dynamic job. It is a far cry from the "punch the clock, do the same task, then go home" type job. Because of that I want to talk about what an average day looks like. At my dealer we are all general service…
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