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What’s In A VW Mechanic’s Tool Cart

Published on January 9, 2016 under Video
What’s In A VW Mechanic’s Tool Cart
It is no secret that auto mechanics have a ton of tools. Some mechanics keep tools in a standard tool box. Others keep their tools in a mix of tool box and roll cart. I personally love using a roll cart or roll kart as I prefer. It gives great flexibility, and mobility. NOTE: This is…
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Air Tools VS Electric Tools ~ Podcast Episode 106

Published on October 21, 2015 under Podcast
Air Tools VS Electric Tools ~ Podcast Episode 106
As many of you know, I LOVE tools. Thankfully I have a job that allows me to buy the tools I need, and the tools I want. Today we are going to look at whether air tools are better than electric tools. We are specifically talking about battery powered tools on today's show. Of course when…
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Westling Machine Aluminum Socket Tray Review ~ Video

Published on July 30, 2015 under Video
Westling Machine Aluminum Socket Tray Review ~ Video
Today I will be reviewing the 1/4" drive socket tray from WestlingMachine.com . I have been looking for a good quality socket holder for years. Sadly most of the socket holders are plastic and do not seem to hold up well. At least with the abuse that I put them though. I use my 1/4"…
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5 Odd Things Mechanics Use To Fix Cars ~ Video

Published on May 7, 2015 under Video
5 Odd Things Mechanics Use To Fix Cars ~ Video
Thursday is normally the day that I review tools and products. Well today I wanted to step out of that a little. I wanted to chat a little about the weird things that mechanics use when working on cars. This is kind of a play on my "Top 5 Favorite Auto Mechanic's Tools" video. Something a…
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VCDS or Vag-Com Review and Demo ~ Video

Published on February 26, 2015 under Video
VCDS or Vag-Com Review and Demo ~ Video
Happy Thursday everyone! Today we are talking about one of the best investments that you can make if you are working on a Volkswagen or Audi. That is VCDS or Vag Com Diagnostic Software. I refer to it as Vag-Com. I purchased Vag-Com years and years ago. I would say that I use it almost…
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Streamlight Stylus Pro ~ Video Review

Published on January 15, 2015 under Video
Streamlight Stylus Pro ~ Video Review
Happy Thursday everyone. As you know, today is tool review day. We are going to take a look at the Streamlight Stylus Pro flashlight. As you will see in the video review, I really like this little light. I think it is perfect for keeping in a shirt pocket. Join me as we break down…
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How to Buy Tools as a Gift ~ Podcast Episode 15

Published on November 18, 2014 under Podcast
How to Buy Tools as a Gift ~ Podcast Episode 15
After talking about Prepping a car for winter yesterday, I have the holiday season on the brain. Now, this is NOT a holiday show, but I thought it would be a great time to talk about buying tools as a gift. So today on the automotive podcast, we are talking about things to consider when…
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