tools

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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Podcast Episode 15 Buying Tools As A Gift

Published on November 18, 2014 under Podcast
Podcast Episode 15 Buying Tools As A Gift
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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Episode 6 Buying Tools

Published on October 3, 2014 under Podcast
Episode 6 Buying Tools
Happy Friday everyone. Today on the Automotive Podcast, we are talking about tools. It is a subject we have talked about on the blog before, but is always fun to revisit. Today's view comes from all the years and dollars that I have spent on buying mechanic's tools, as well as tools for the house.…
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Overall Humble Mechanic Update

Published on April 9, 2014 under Humble Mechanic
Overall Humble Mechanic Update
Hi everyone. Today I want to give you all an update about what has been going on with the Cabby, with the blog, and things here in general. It has been a busy busy spring. Even though the blog updates have been low, the work level has been really high. At the shop Things at…
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Sort A Tool Wrench Tray, Product Review

Published on February 13, 2014 under Humble Mechanic
Sort A Tool Wrench Tray, Product Review
As a professional auto mechanic, tool storage is very important to me. At work, all of my tools are organized in a way that helps me be neat and efficient. It took me years of fine tuning my tool. I sort tools in the following way: Most frequently used Size order, like a set of…
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