Volkswagen

Preparing Your Car For A Road Trip Part 2

Published on August 6, 2012 under Humble Mechanic
Preparing Your Car For A Road Trip Part 2
Last week we talked about prepping your car before a big road trip. Now we are going to talk about the things that need to be done about a week before your trip. So it's one week before the trip. You have taken your car in or DIY'd all the maintenance. Your just ready to…
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A New Addition To The Humble Mechanic Fleet

Published on July 30, 2012 under Humble Mechanic
A New Addition To The Humble Mechanic Fleet
As you all know, I have been working on a 1988 VW Cabriolet called Project Luv A Dub. When you are working with a car that is 25 years old parts can be tough or expensive to come by. So instead of hunting down things part by part, I was looking for a donor car.…
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Why Does A Volkswagen Key Cost So Much?

Published on July 23, 2012 under Humble Mechanic
Why Does A Volkswagen Key Cost So Much?
This situation happens about once a month. Customer calls in saying they lost the key or keys for their VW. We tell the customer they will need to show proof they own the vehicle. Then they will need to have the car towed to the dealer. Once the key comes in, we will have to…
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Project “Luv A Dub” VW Cabriolet Update

Published on July 16, 2012 under Luv A Dub
Project “Luv A Dub” VW Cabriolet Update
Happy Monday everyone! I am out of the shop today, so I thought I would give you all an update on the VW Cabby, aka "Luv a Dub". I have had the car for about 3 months now. I must say that I wish I was further along that I am . You can probably…
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