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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.  In 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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Glad to have a customer back!

Published on January 23, 2012 under Humble Mechanic
Glad to have a customer back!
Happy monday everyone! I had a post all written for day, but instead I wanted to tell you guys a cool story about a great customer of mine. I will call her Ann. This morning I got paged up to the service drive. I walked around the corner, and much to my surprise there was…
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Week of Lame For an Auto Mechanic

Published on July 16, 2011 under Humble Mechanic
Week of Lame For an Auto Mechanic
So I really wanted to write a nice blog about cars tonight. My head, however is just not into it. Its been a really challenging week.  Here is what went down. The very first car of the week belongs to a good customer that has since become a great friend.  He called me and told me…
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