The Car Tool Set What should be kept in a car tool set? After repeating the same answers on various car forums, I decided to blog it. Reading this topic implies one assumption- you’re willing to have a go at fixing things before calling the tow truck. If you are mechanically clueless and plan to … Continue reading
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Rattling Auto Maintenance Idiocy
Shock and Awwww After settling in with a set of good vehicles, a heated home garage and a reliable mechanic nearby, I had forgotten just how badly many are served by the auto repair industry… until my young cousin stopped by with his little Audi turbo and asked me about oil changes. Ever the middle … Continue reading
Amazing Automobile Achievement
I was shocked to read this article– but not shocked about the common platform approach that VW has adopted. That just makes sense. What shocked me was this part: “At a gathering in Japan five years ago, Renault and Nissan executives lifted the hoods on several VW Group vehicles side by side — including models … Continue reading
Sears products and pricing….
It’s a problem all men face. We’re stuck in a mall while the family shops. As a male in the land where 85% of retail floor space is dedicated to women’s fashion, I can only do my best and take refuge in the tools or tire section of Sears. Unfortunately Sears seems determined to run … Continue reading