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Behind The Wrench with Joel A, Lamborghini Technician

Published on March 1, 2012 under Behind The Wrench
Behind The Wrench with Joel A, Lamborghini Technician
NAME: Joel C Armstrong How long have you been in the Industry? Since 2005 What is your current job title? Currently Unemployed What were you doing for your first automotive job? I worked at Manhattan Motorcars Inc. In New York City. It's a luxury/high end dealership that specializes in Porsche, Lamborghini, Bentley, Rolls Royce, and…
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Behind the Wrech with Thomas from APTuning

Published on February 17, 2012 under Behind The Wrench
Behind the Wrech with Thomas from APTuning
I am really excited to get some aftermarket point of view. The great thing about the performance market, is that it's more fun for most car people! Thomas has some pretty awesome stuff! If you have a VW, Audi, or Porsche, check out APTuning. NAME: Thomas Dickinson How long have you been in the Industry?…
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Shop Shots Volume 3

Published on February 16, 2012 under Shop Shots
Shop Shots Volume 3
Due to the launch of the Forum yesterday, and some other things going on, I feel like I left you guys with out a really good post yesterday! So to make it up, I am doubling up on the "Shop Shots" today! This is a picture of a V6 Passat axle. The axle is what…
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Forum Launch, and Logo update

Published on February 15, 2012 under Humble Mechanic
Forum Launch, and Logo update
Today is finally the day. I am launching TechnicianDatabase.com From pretty much day one of starting this site, I knew that I wanted a better place for people to connect. I wanted to build a place for people to connect with mechanics and learn the truth about our jobs, the industry, car repairs, and so…
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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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Shop Shots volume 2

Published on February 9, 2012 under Shop Shots
Shop Shots volume 2
So last weeks "Shop Shops" was a pretty big hit! Thanks Brett for the great name. I think this will be a Thursday post from now on. This picture could fall under the "Tech Tip of the Day" post. This is a transmission seal on a 2002(or so) VW passat. One of the mechanics in…
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