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Everything FIXED on MK5 GTI ~ Jobs Going Sideways
The MK5 GTI had a of issues. We looked at everything wrong with it, so we are looking at everything[...]
How to Check and Replace Rear Wheel Bearing ~ VW MK5 GTI
How to check for wheel bearing noise, how to replace a MK5 Gti rear wheel bearing. In this video I[...]
Viewer Car Questions ~ Podcast Episode 236
Today I will be taking your car related questions. The topics we cover are, car repair, DIYs on cars, Volkswagen, mechanic’s[...]
Viewer Car Questions ANSWERED ~ Podcast Episode 240
Today I will be taking your car related questions. The topics we cover are, car repair, DIYs on cars, Volkswagen, mechanic’s[...]
AND THE WINNERS ARE……Tool Giveaway with The Home Depot
Well our first Home Depot tool giveaway was a success. As I mentioned in Tool Giveaway with The Home Depot, I[...]
3 Biggest Struggles for New Technicians
Starting out as a mechanic can be hard. Buying mechanic tools, learning flat rate, dealing with management, warranty work, ASE[...]
5 Ways to Stand Out as a Technician ~ Podcast Episode 69
Hey everyone. Today we are going to look at 5 things a technician can do to stand out to a[...]
Which Rust Product Goes where?
Since we carry a number of types of rust products I figured it time to write a quick article to[...]
Finding a New Mechanic and Mechanic Advisor Review
Hi everybody. Today I want to talk about finding a new mechanic. The folks over at MechanicAdvisor.com contacted me and[...]
How VW Parts Fail ~ 2.0t Fuel Pump Modules
Today I am back to chat about more failed Volkswagen parts. We are looking at how the fuel pump control[...]
Viewer Car Questions ~ Podcast Episode 237
Today I will be taking your car related questions. The topics we cover are, car repair, DIYs on cars, Volkswagen, mechanic’s[...]
Viewer Car Questions ~ Podcast Episode 200
Today I will be taking your car related questions. The topics we cover are, car repair, DIYs on cars, Volkswagen, mechanic’s[...]
Viewer Automotive Questions ~ Podcast Episode 161
Today I will be taking your automotive questions. If you have a question about a car, car repair, DIYs on[...]
Versa Cut 60, the powerhouse plasma cutter!!
If you’re like me and generally want to purchase the biggest and best of everything look no further than the[...]
How The 2.0T Diverter Valve Fails ~ Video
This is the 30th video in our “How VW Parts Fail” series. This is also a failing part that I[...]
How to Inspect and Replace a FSI Cam Follower and HPFP
How to inspect and replace a FSI HPFP and Cam Follower on a MK5 GTI. The high pressure fuel pump[...]
Viewer Automotive Questions ~ Podcast Episode 116
Hey everyone! Today on the Automotive Podcast I am taking your questions. We have questions on changing brake fluid, the[...]
Common Car AC Airflow Problems and Diy Repair Help
See how car AC airflow problems can reduce driver comfort. Learn what directs air flow inside and how to fix[...]
Ford ABS Light Problems Solved on You Fix Cars.com
Review Ford abs light common problems. See how mechanics diagnose and repair common failures that can turn on the abs[...]
Shop Shots Volume 65 Insider Pictures of Automotive Service
Happy Wednesday everyone. As I am writing this, I am still trying to wrap my head around the fact that[...]
VW 2.0t TSI Engine High Pressure Fuel Pump HPFP Replacement DIY
As I mentioned in Shop Shots, I had the pleasure of doing some video work with the Boys at Deutsche[...]
Luv A Dub Update Mk1 VR6 Cabriolet
It is time for a Cabby update. For those of you that may be new to the blog, let me[...]
Viewer Automotive Questions ~ Podcast Episode 189
Today I will be taking viewer automotive questions. The topics we cover are, car repair, DIYs on cars, Volkswagen, mechanic’s tools,[...]
How The VW 2.0t TSI Rear Main Seal Fails ~VIDEO
Hey everyone, I hope that you are having a wonderful first Tuesday of 2015. Today we are taking a look[...]
Viewer Automotive Questions ~ Podcast Episode 182
Today I will be taking your automotive questions. If you have a question about a car, car repair, DIYs on[...]

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