Dealership vs Independent Garage

The question of whether to utilize a dealership vs independent garage depends on your concern with factors such as cost, level of training, and trust.

What Is Draining My Car Battery?

A battery that is dead or dying can be a nightmare. In fact, during the cold weather months, it is the biggest reasons for the surge in roadside assistance calls. In today’s world of connectivity,

Viewer Car Questions ~ Podcast Episode 220

Today I will be taking your car related questions. The topics we cover are, car repair, DIYs on cars, Volkswagen, mechanic’s tools, and anything car related. To ask a car question for a show like

SK Tool Review ~ DT120 1/4″ Drive Ratchet

Today we review the SK Tools 1/4″ DT120 ratcheting wrench. This 1/4″ drive ratchet is designed to have a high tooth count for low swing, but also be strong. As a VW technician 1/4″ drive ratchet

Automotive Innovations at CES 2018

What’s New With Car Tech At CES 2018, two of the most popular topics are artificial intelligence and self-driving cars. As autonomous vehicles advance, these concepts are becoming integrated into a

VW Atlas Review 2018 R Line ~ What’s Good?

Today we review the 2018 VW Atlas R line. The Atlas R line is the biggest 3rd row SUV in the Volkswagen Fleet. If you have been wondering what the Atlas MPG is, how the interior of the Atlas feels, or

Viewer Car Questions ~ Podcast Episode 219

Today I will be taking your car related questions. The topics we cover are, car repair, DIYs on cars, Volkswagen, mechanic’s tools, and anything car related. To ask a car question for a show like

Signs of a Bad Fuel Pump

If you have ever experienced your fuel pump going out, it is a pretty helpless feeling. Sometimes you’ll hear a whining noise and initially, it makes the engine hard to start, like it’s turning o

What Is Corner Balancing and Why Your Car Needs It

What is corner balancing you say? After you have modified your car’s suspension you need to do a few things. We talked about it a little in the video 5 Tips For Coilover Adjustment and Installation

How Does A Muffler Work?

Understanding Muffler Design The muffler is part of the last stage with what happens under the hood of your car. With a four-stroke engine, it happens in this order: Intake, Compression, Combustion, a

Decorating Your Car for Christmas

Since it is only a few days before Christmas, most people are preparing to celebrate with family and friends (including me), so I decided to blog about something holiday related and completely excessi

5 Tips For Coilover Adjustment and Installation

Adding an adjustable suspension to a car is a great way to maximize the performance. But installing and adjusting coilovers can be a little intimidating. What happens if you get the ride height wrong?

How To Install A Boost Gauge On Any Car

If you have a turbocharged engine, installing a boost gauge is a great modification. Boost gauges can read boost level, and many read engine vacuum. Whether you’re installing a digital boost gauge,

Viewer Car Questions ~ Podcast Episode 218

Today I will be taking your car related questions. The topics we cover are, car repair, DIYs on cars, Volkswagen, mechanic’s tools, and anything car related. To ask a car question for a show like

Driving Habits That Cause Wear & Tear on a Vehicle

Tips for Avoiding Costly Repairs on your Car When you are young and want to show off to your friends how fast and furious your driving skills are, you are pretty oblivious to the effect it has on the

Why is it Important to Wash Your Car in the Winter?

When Is It Too Cold To Wash Your Car Even if you live in the heart of Texas, it still gets pretty cool during December. No matter where you reside, it’s all relative to what you are accustomed to s

Viewer Car Questions ~ Podcast Episode 216

Today I will be taking your car related questions. The topics we cover are, car repair, DIYs on cars, Volkswagen, mechanic’s tools, and anything car related. To ask a car question for a show like

Choosing an Infotainment System

Shopping for the Best Automotive Technology The hub of many new vehicle functions is the infotainment system.  In many automobiles, it not only controls the cruise control and stereo systems, but als

The Must Have Tools For VW and Audi Repairs

There is not surprise that working on VW or Audi cars require tools, a LOT of tools. Many of those tools are beyond the basic hand tools like wrenches, ratchets, and screwdrivers. So today I want to s

Significance of Tire Size and Reading the Code

Reading the Data on your Tires There are a lot of numbers and letters on the sidewall of your tires. With a little explanation, it is fairly simple to understand what they mean.  To start with, some

How To Change Your Oil: A Beginners’ Guide

Automotive Care 101 The average person doesn’t have a ton of automotive know-how, but one task that can be managed by any do-it-yourself type is changing the oil in their car. Even though it seems

Auto Repair Basics | Consumer Information

Take the scare out of auto repair with these tips about how your vehicle works, how to identify common problems, and how to select a good mechanic.

Opening an Auto Repair Shop: 6 Things You Should Know - Advanced Technology Institute

If you’re considering opening your own auto repair shop, here are six things you should consider. Start planning today for success tomorrow!

Dealership vs Independent Garage

The question of whether to utilize a dealership vs independent garage depends on your concern with factors such as cost, level of training, and trust.

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