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How To Remove A VW Door Handle ~ Salvage Yard Tips
 
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Removing a VW Door handle is one job I have seen done wrong a lot. I have even struggled to do this properly. That is until I learned the trick to NEVER mess it up again! Sponsored by PullApart.com Visit the blog post at ~ http://humblemechanic.com/?p=6334 Check out the other Salvage yard DIYs ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIteBRzmsWafM87EEqO_ZhC Join me today: ~Tools you need to remove the handle ~Holding the handle properly ~The secret number of turns ~Remove the lock cylinder ~and more Subscribe to Humble Mechanic ~ http://www.youtube.com/user/humblemechanic?sub_confirmation=1 Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ MK3 GTI Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Be sure to follow me at: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://goo.gl/5304Qw (affiliate)
Views: 106931 HumbleMechanic
The BEST Way TO Perform a Parasitic Draw Test
 
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Parasite current draw tests can be a nightmare. When a car has battery drain proper testing is vital to finding the problem. This is the best way I have found to perform a Current Draw Test! Chart for MV drop to Current draw ~ https://static1.squarespace.com/static/582b77aa6a4963c3f199b0a5/t/5989d68bd2b857f1fa7fdc9d/1502205579335/Fuse_Voltage_Drop_Chart_-_Mini_Fuse.pdf Become a CrewMember ~ https://humblemechanic.com/hm-crew-member-benefits/ Join me as we discuss: ~ Equipment needed for test ~ Proper Battery voltage ~ Testing DVOM leads ~ Prepping the car for PID test ~ Measuring fuses ~ Using the current draw chart ~ Isolating the circuit ~ STOP PULLING FUSES! Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ MK3 GTI Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Be sure to follow me at: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE (affiliate) There are many factors in automotive repair. Due to things out of Humble Mechanic's control, I can not guarantee any results. Also Humble Mechanic can not be responsible and assumes no liability for damage or injury as a result of this video. Usage of information in this video is the sole responsibility of the user and not Humble Mechanic.
Views: 1115661 HumbleMechanic
10 Brake Job Tips when Replacing Brake Pads and Rotors
 
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Replacing your brake pads and rotors? Here are 10 tips that will help you do the brake job right and avoid brake noise and brake vibration. Also get the best performance from your new brakes. Thanks to CRC Industries for being a great partner on this video. Watch the full DIY on this brake upgrade ~ https://youtu.be/cwOQcTu_P2g?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk CRC Industries ~ http://bit.ly/2ULKoRY ~~~~Products Used~~~~ Brake Cleaner ~ https://amzn.to/2NWN6Br Caliper grease ~ https://amzn.to/2FeyRUK Anti-Seize ~ https://amzn.to/2UJc1Lm Wheel Hanger ~ https://amzn.to/2NWO1Sp Gloves ~ https://amzn.to/2TXToTD Eye protection ~ https://amzn.to/2BMECrY ~~~~ Support the Show ~~~~ Become A CrewMember ~ https://goo.gl/D7eROI Patreon ~ https://www.patreon.com/user?u=4243029 Shop Amazon ~ https://amzn.to/2FQErAm Audio ONLY Podcasts ~ https://goo.gl/5XcZxB ~~~~ Playlists ~~~~ Humble Mechanic Podcasts ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p ~~~~ Be sure to follow me at ~~~~ http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM ~ http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK ~ https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER ~ https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic Amazon Store ~ https://www.amazon.com/shop/humblemechanic
Views: 37627 HumbleMechanic
Do Catch Cans REALLY Work?
 
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Catch cans are a common upgrade for many cars including direct injection engines. They are said to keep oil out of the intake, and reduce carbon build up. But does the catch can really work? This is the results of a 3,000 mile service on the Black Forest Industries catch can installed on my 2015 Tiguan. The result of reducing carbon buildup is still unknown. Hood light ~ http://amzn.to/2jyikjF How to install a catch can ~ https://youtu.be/n_A9OUgNnkI Become A CrewMember ~ https://goo.gl/D7eROI Patreon ~ https://www.patreon.com/user?u=4243029 Amazon affiliate link ~ http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ MK3 GTI Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Be sure to follow me at: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE (affiliate)
Views: 548061 HumbleMechanic
Is It Better To Replace Brake Rotors, or Just Pads
 
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Is It Better To Replace Brake Rotors, or Just Pads? Steve's mechanic recommended replacing the rear brake rotors along with the brake pads. Is that the right recommendation? Is replacing the rotors the best brake job? Tool for replacing rear brake pads ~ http://amzn.to/1S1V0TZ Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list... Project White Wookie ~ MK3 GTI Videos https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Eq3L5... Failed VW parts videos http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=... Tool Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list... How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list... MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list... Follow me on: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://goo.gl/5304Qw (affiliate)
Views: 23854 HumbleMechanic
Everything FIXED on The R32 ~ So Far
 
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So much has been fixed on the R32 in less than 2 months. Today we are going to cover all the repairs made up to this point. The MK4 R32 is going through some repairs, we have found more issues than expected, AND made some cool R32 modifications. All this for a run to The Tail of the Dragon ~~~~ Support the Show ~~~~ Become A CrewMember ~ https://goo.gl/D7eROI Patreon ~ https://www.patreon.com/user?u=4243029 Shop Amazon ~ http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE Audio ONLY Podcasts ~ https://goo.gl/5XcZxB ~~~~ Recommended Tools ~~~~ Impact driver ~ http://amzn.to/2HsxS2H Small Impact driver ~ https://amzn.to/2DZdsMN Electric ratchet ~ http://amzn.to/2FydxMS Magnetic tray ~ http://amzn.to/2FEpQ6g Basic hand tools ~ http://amzn.to/2GnjF7K Box wrench set ~ http://amzn.to/2FzoJch ScrewDriver set ~ http://amzn.to/2FEjcgd Shop towels ~ http://amzn.to/2FC7UgM Torque Wrench ~ https://amzn.to/2I7ke5h Allen Sockets ~ https://amzn.to/2GlcnAz Torx Sockets ~ https://amzn.to/2pL0SfL ~~~~ Playlists ~~~~ Humble Mechanic Podcasts ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p ~~~~ Be sure to follow me at ~~~~ http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM ~ http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK ~ https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER ~ https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON ~ http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE (affiliate)
Views: 43834 HumbleMechanic
Power Probe Review and Demo
 
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For full notes visit the blog at; http://goo.gl/0Mfwuq A ton of you guys have asked me for a Power Probe review and demo. Well today we take a look at the Power Probe II AND the Power Probe III. Power Probe II Power Probe III with Voltmeter The Newest Power Probe Hook (this thing is AMAZING!) Checking fuses with a Power Probe Powering components with the Power Probe. Add-ons for the Power Probe. The sights and sounds of the Power Probe Customizing a Power Probe Replaceable parts Lighting a lightbulb Powers and Grounds and more Power Probe 2 (the blue one in the video) http://goo.gl/O1YURY Power Probe 3 (red one in video) http://goo.gl/ppO6y1 Power Probe Hook (the newest pimpest one) http://goo.gl/O8hMKm Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Failed VW parts videos http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Follow me on: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://goo.gl/5304Qw (affiliate)
Views: 92276 HumbleMechanic
How To Remove A VW Front Seat ~ Salvage Yard Tips
 
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Today I will show you how to DIY removing a VW front seat. This mostly applies to the 1998-2005 Passat, and very similar the 1999-2005 Golf, Beetle and Jetta. That is the B5, B5.5, and MK4 Volkswagens. This may apply to other VW and Audi cars as well Sponsored by PullApart.com #DIYandDrive Visit the blog post at ~ https://goo.gl/ZuYZ6E Check out the other Salvage yard DIYs ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIteBRzmsWafM87EEqO_ZhC Join me today: ~Tools you need to the front seat ~Positioning the seat properly ~Removing the trim covers (if needed) ~Electrical connector removal ~Taking care removing the seat ~and more Subscribe to Humble Mechanic ~ http://www.youtube.com/user/humblemechanic?sub_confirmation=1 Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ MK3 GTI Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Be sure to follow me at: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE (affiliate)
Views: 132886 HumbleMechanic
What Is Corner Balancing and Why Your Car Needs It
 
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What Is Corner Balancing? After installing and adjusting coilovers on the GTI, I had an Alignment done AND the car corner balanced. But what does it mean to corner balance a car? Why might you need to corner balance your car? Will a corner balance make your car drive better? Will corner balancing make your car faster on the track? Today we look at all of that and more. The cost for corner balance and an alignment will depend on the location and the amount of work needed to get your corner balance right. How to Adjust and Install Coilovers ~ https://youtu.be/_W6u1sN3s0U?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To Automotive Performance and Chassis ~ https://goo.gl/UPkLAH Automotive Performance on Facebook ~ https://www.facebook.com/performancechassis/?ref=ts&fref=ts Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ MK3 GTI Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Be sure to follow me at: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE (affiliate)
Views: 31517 HumbleMechanic
The Easy Way to Install ARP Head Studs
 
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ARP cylinder head studs are a common upgrade for any engine build. ARP makes some of the best bolts for a VR6 turbo build. Today I will show you how to quickly and easily install ARP head studs into a VR6 engine. Items used in this video ARP Stud Kit ~ http://amzn.to/2vDFVq8 ARP Lube ~ http://amzn.to/2vIxgBb ARP thread sealer (if need) ~ http://amzn.to/2w1GjzZ ARP thread chaser ~ http://amzn.to/2fLgg9H Copper gasket spray ~ http://amzn.to/2vDmNIU Brush(better than what I used) ~ http://amzn.to/2x4sSfj Become A CrewMember ~ https://goo.gl/D7eROI Patreon ~ https://www.patreon.com/user?u=4243029 Amazon affiliate link ~ http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ MK3 GTI Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Be sure to follow me at: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE (affiliate)
Views: 221952 HumbleMechanic
5 Must Follow Tips For New Auto Mechanics
 
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What does it take to be a good auto mechanic? If you are a new auto mechanic or new technician there are some things that will really help you in your automotive career. Including some advice from Joey Logano's crew chief, on what it takes to be on a NASCAR team. Join me today as we discuss: ~Knowing your role as a new tech ~NEVER stop working ~Give it a try first ~Be patient technician(it's harder than you think) ~Advice from Todd Gordan, Joey Logano's crew chief ~and more Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list... Project White Wookie ~ MK3 GTI Videos https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Eq3L5... Failed VW parts videos http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=... Tool Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list... How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list... MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list... Follow me on: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://goo.gl/5304Qw (affiliate)
Views: 176495 HumbleMechanic
3 Biggest Struggles for New Technicians
 
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Starting out as a mechanic can be hard. Buying mechanic tools, learning flat rate, dealing with management, warranty work, ASE testing, and more. There are so many things to learn when you are just starting out as a mechanic. Today I team up with UTI and shine some light on the struggles and help ease them. Learn more about Universal Technical Institute (where I went to tech school) ~ https://bit.ly/2BHLclV Subscribe to UTI on Youtube ~ https://bit.ly/2wkdwES ETCG1 video ~ https://youtu.be/G5QVXyXrLkU ~~~~ Support the Show ~~~~ Become A CrewMember ~ https://goo.gl/D7eROI Patreon ~ https://www.patreon.com/user?u=4243029 Shop Amazon ~ http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE Audio ONLY Podcasts ~ https://goo.gl/5XcZxB ~~~~ Recommended Tools ~~~~ Impact driver ~ http://amzn.to/2HsxS2H Small Impact driver ~ https://amzn.to/2DZdsMN Electric ratchet ~ http://amzn.to/2FydxMS Magnetic tray ~ http://amzn.to/2FEpQ6g Basic hand tools ~ http://amzn.to/2GnjF7K Box wrench set ~ http://amzn.to/2FzoJch ScrewDriver set ~ http://amzn.to/2FEjcgd Shop towels ~ http://amzn.to/2FC7UgM Torque Wrench ~ https://amzn.to/2I7ke5h Allen Sockets ~ https://amzn.to/2GlcnAz Torx Sockets ~ https://amzn.to/2pL0SfL ~~~~ Playlists ~~~~ Humble Mechanic Podcasts ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p ~~~~ Be sure to follow me at ~~~~ http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM ~ http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK ~ https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER ~ https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON ~ http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE (affiliate)
Views: 37077 HumbleMechanic
Voltage Drop Testing ~ The BEST Way To Test Wiring
 
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Performing a voltage drop, or volt drop test is the best way to check wiring. If you are checking wiring for power, checking for ground, or an open, you can use volt drop testing. Volt drop testing is the best way to check a wire. Resistance testing of a wire does not properly test a wire 6: 21 ~ Load Pro ~ https://amzn.to/2QlKrG3 2:25 ~ Wiring ~ https://amzn.to/2EkvJIW 2:37 ~ Bulbs ~ https://amzn.to/2E4SwYm 2:38 ~ Bulb Sockets ~ https://amzn.to/2EiKP1E 2:30 ~ Switches ~ https://amzn.to/2roxk7Z 2:25 ~ Fuse Panel ~ https://amzn.to/2L2jbpZ ~~~~ Support the Show ~~~~ Become A CrewMember ~ https://goo.gl/D7eROI Patreon ~ https://www.patreon.com/user?u=4243029 Shop Amazon ~ http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE Audio ONLY Podcasts ~ https://goo.gl/5XcZxB ~~~~ Recommended Tools ~~~~ Impact driver ~ http://amzn.to/2HsxS2H Small Impact driver ~ https://amzn.to/2DZdsMN Electric ratchet ~ http://amzn.to/2FydxMS Magnetic tray ~ http://amzn.to/2FEpQ6g Basic hand tools ~ http://amzn.to/2GnjF7K Box wrench set ~ http://amzn.to/2FzoJch ScrewDriver set ~ http://amzn.to/2FEjcgd Shop towels ~ http://amzn.to/2FC7UgM Torque Wrench ~ https://amzn.to/2I7ke5h Allen Sockets ~ https://amzn.to/2GlcnAz Torx Sockets ~ https://amzn.to/2pL0SfL ~~~~ Playlists ~~~~ Humble Mechanic Podcasts ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p ~~~~ Be sure to follow me at ~~~~ http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM ~ http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK ~ https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER ~ https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON ~ http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE (affiliate)
Views: 30274 HumbleMechanic
5 MORE Odd Things Mechanics Use To Fix Cars
 
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This is a follow up from a "5 odd things mechanics use" video I did a while back. Some of these are things I use all the time, some are YOUR DIY and Pro suggestions. Sometimes we use some odd things to fix cars! Watch the original "5 Odd Things Mechanics use To Fix Cars" ~ https://youtu.be/_HreEjg1_hc Visit the blog at ~ https://goo.gl/Pj7vi1 Join me as we discuss: Wire hangers (often free) ~ http://amzn.to/2ktHwax Turkey baster ~ http://amzn.to/2kbc5EA Seam Ripper ~ http://amzn.to/2jcuFg7 Old Car Parts ~ No link here you can get these anywhere! Lubes ~ http://amzn.to/2jcy5iT and http://amzn.to/2kBDAbl Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ MK3 GTI Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Be sure to follow me at: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE (affiliate)
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My 6 Biggest Screw Ups As A Mechanic ~ Podcast Episode 118
 
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In the 12 years I have been a mechanic, I have made a number of mistakes. From broken windows on a Bentley, to transmission problems, and leaving an oil filter loose. I even broke 2 windows in the same car. Today I reminisce of my 6 biggest screw ups as a mechanic. For full show notes visit the blog at ~ http://humblemechanic.com/?p=5940 Join me today as we breakdown: ~Some reasons mechanics make mistakes ~Leaving an oil filter loose FAIL! ~Routan transmission FAIL! ~W8 Torque Converter FAIL! ~Broken Beetle windows FAIL! ~Bentley rear window FAIL! ~Passat heater core FAIL ~and more Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ MK3 GTI Videos https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Eq3L5S56pf0&list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Follow me on: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://goo.gl/5304Qw (affiliate)
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Turbo VR6 Project Update
 
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Today we get an update on the progress of the MK3 GTI project car. This is a VR6 engine rebuild, paired with a turbocharger installation. Plenty of parts have been replaced on the VR6 as well as painted or powder coated. The next update will show be around installing the engine. Become A CrewMember ~ https://goo.gl/D7eROI Patreon ~ https://www.patreon.com/user?u=4243029 Amazon affiliate link ~ http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ MK3 GTI Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Be sure to follow me at: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE (affiliate)
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How To Assemble an Engine Block
 
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Putting together an engine block means installing pistons, a crank shaft, and bearings. Today we will also be installing piston rings, and all new bearings on the bottom end of a VR6 engine. Assembling an engine block is also much easier if you have all the proper engine assembly tools. Become A CrewMember ~ https://goo.gl/D7eROI Patreon ~ https://www.patreon.com/user?u=4243029 Amazon affiliate link ~ http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE Learn more about NASCAR Technical Institute ~ https://www.uti.edu/campus-locations/mooresville-nc Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ MK3 GTI Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Be sure to follow me at: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE (affiliate)
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How To Replace Sway Bar Bushings
 
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How To Replace Sway Bar Bushings due to noise, or failure. In this video I show you how to replace sway bar bushings on MK4 R32. The process is similar on all mk4 cars including Audi TT. Replacing sway bar bushings for squeaking noise is the most common. I am upgrading my sway bar bushings to polyurethane bushings Bushings used ~ https://goo.gl/L4ZcgE ~~~~ Recommended Tools ~~~~ Impact driver ~ http://amzn.to/2HsxS2H Small Impact driver ~ https://amzn.to/2DZdsMN Electric ratchet ~ http://amzn.to/2FydxMS Magnetic tray ~ http://amzn.to/2FEpQ6g Basic hand tools ~ http://amzn.to/2GnjF7K Box wrench set ~ http://amzn.to/2FzoJch ScrewDriver set ~ http://amzn.to/2FEjcgd Shop towels ~ http://amzn.to/2FC7UgM Torque Wrench ~ https://amzn.to/2I7ke5h Allen Sockets ~ https://amzn.to/2GlcnAz Torx Sockets ~ https://amzn.to/2pL0SfL ~~~~ Support the Show ~~~~ Become A CrewMember ~ https://goo.gl/D7eROI Patreon ~ https://www.patreon.com/user?u=4243029 Shop Amazon ~ http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE Audio ONLY Podcasts ~ https://goo.gl/5XcZxB ~~~~ Playlists ~~~~ Humble Mechanic Podcasts ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p ~~~~ Be sure to follow me at ~~~~ http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM ~ http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK ~ https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER ~ https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON ~ http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE (affiliate)
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How VW Dual Mass Flywheels Fail
 
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For full show notes, visit the blog at; http://goo.gl/tn49Dq What is a VW Dual Mass Flywheel? How a VW Dual Mass Flywheel Symptoms of VW Dual Mass Flywheel failure Diagnosing a bad VW Dual Mass Flywheel Sound clip of a bad VW Dual Mass Flywheel Is a VW Dual Mass Flywheel DIY repair Single Mass Flywheel option and more Duetsche Auto Parts ShopDAP.com Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Failed VW parts videos http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Follow me on: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://goo.gl/5304Qw (affiliate)
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5 Quick Tips For Replacing Camshafts
 
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During an engine build removing or replacing cam shafts is likely. The camshaft replacement tips I am showing you apply to most camshafts. This can also apply when upgrading to a performance camshaft Engine Assembly lube ~ http://amzn.to/2vzb0JX Become A CrewMember ~ https://goo.gl/D7eROI Patreon ~ https://www.patreon.com/user?u=4243029 Amazon affiliate link ~ http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ MK3 GTI Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Be sure to follow me at: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE (affiliate)
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How To Remove an VW Sunroof Glass ~ Salvage Yard Tips
 
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Today I will show you how to DIY removing a Volkswagen sunroof glass. This is a how to on removing the sunroof on a MK4 Jetta. The glass removal steps are similar on many other VW and Audi models. Sponsored by PullApart.com #DIYandDrive Visit the blog post at ~ https://goo.gl/6MDy52 Check out the other Salvage yard DIYs ~ https://goo.gl/2iE7zN Join me today: ~ Tools you need to remove the sunroof ~ Opening the sunroof glass manually ~ Removing the track trim ~ Removing the 6 T20 Torx bolts ~ Lifting the glass out ~ Camera man EricTheCarGuy Subscribe to Humble Mechanic ~ http://www.youtube.com/user/humblemechanic?sub_confirmation=1 Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ MK3 GTI Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Be sure to follow me at: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE (affiliate)
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Should You Buy A Car At CarMax?
 
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Is buying a car at Carmax a good idea? Will you pay more for a car at Carmax than a dealer? Here is some of my advice for buying a car at Carmax. I worked at Carmax many years ago, back when they were owned by Circuit City. Become A CrewMember ~ https://goo.gl/D7eROI Patreon ~ https://www.patreon.com/user?u=4243029 Amazon affiliate link ~ http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE This is an excerpt from ~The Survival Podcast episode 2016 ~ http://www.thesurvivalpodcast.com/council-6-2-17 Subscribe to TSP on YouTube ~ https://www.youtube.com/user/survivalpodcasting Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ MK3 GTI Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Be sure to follow me at: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE (affiliate)
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What A Day As A Mechanic Looks Like ~Time Lapse Video
 
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For full show notes, visit the blog at; http://goo.gl/gFiZY6 Today we have a little mix of the automotive podcast, and Shop Shots. Many of you asked me to do a time lapse video of a day at the shop. So I hooked up the GoPro and gave it a try. I am really looking for your input on this video. I will also be using this video as a tool to fine tune my time in the shop. It confirms my thoughts of spending a lot of time WAITING for things to happen. Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Failed VW parts videos http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Follow me on: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://goo.gl/5304Qw (affiliate)
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Should You Stay Off The Tool Truck?
 
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Buying automotive tools from a tool truck brand is a common way mechanics buy tools. But you can be a mechanic and get good quality tools without spending tool truck prices. There are many ways to buy good tools cheaper than the truck. Become A CrewMember ~ https://goo.gl/D7eROI Patreon ~ https://www.patreon.com/user?u=4243029 Amazon affiliate link ~ http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE STREAMLIGHT STYLUS PRO ~ http://amzn.to/2uyUBHO COAST HP3R ~ http://amzn.to/2upx3oz Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ MK3 GTI Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Be sure to follow me at: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE (affiliate)
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How The VW 2.0t TSI PCV Valve Fails
 
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For full show notes visit the blog at; http://goo.gl/XMQFo5 Today we look at the failure of the 2.0t TSI PCV valve. Join me today as we look at: What the 2.0t PCV does, and needs to do How the 2.0t PCV can fail Signs on 2.0t PCV failure Diagnosing 2.0t PCV failure Common miles and age of 2.0t PCV failure DIY or No DIY Related part to replace and more Sponsor Of The Day DeutscheAutoParts.com DIY on replacing this PCV https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JF3O6ChxBv0 Buy this PCV from Deutsche Auto Parts http://goo.gl/8MnGc1 Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Failed VW parts videos http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Follow me on: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://goo.gl/5304Qw (affiliate)
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What's In A VW Mechanic's Tool Cart
 
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What tools does it take to fix Volkswagens? How does a mechanic set up their tool cart? Today we look at my professional tool cart setup. This is the set up that I use at the VW dealership to fix and maintain VWs. These are the most used tools that I own. You will find a lot of Snap On tools, as well as many other great brands of tools both mechanic's tools and other tools. For links and full show notes visit the blog at ~ http://humblemechanic.com/?p=5989 Sonic Tools, tool box tour ~ https://youtu.be/VzO6bwXQZQE Axle Boot Clamp Tool ~ http://amzn.to/1mKgPPq Join me on this VW tech roll kart tour: ~Hanging wrenches on the back ~The down side of hanging Snap On wrenches ~Sockets and ratchets on the top deck ~Specialty sockets and bits ~Extensions and trim tools ~The must have "junk drawer" ~Pliers and power tools ~Axle boot tool ~Power Probe, DVOM, Torque wrench ~and more Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ MK3 GTI Videos https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Eq3L5S56pf0&list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Follow me on: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://goo.gl/5304Qw (affiliate)
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Common 2015 MK7 GTI issues Featuring ShopDAP
 
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What are the common issues with the mk7 GTI? Today Paul from ShopDAP.com and I answer the question on MK7 GTI and the common failures. Also some tips for buying a used VW Become A CrewMember ~ https://goo.gl/D7eROI Thanks to ShopDAP.com for helping me with the question. Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ MK3 GTI Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Be sure to follow me at: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE (affiliate)
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2.0t TSI Engines Phantom Engine Oil Leaks
 
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The Volkswagen 2.0t TSI has it's fair share of common oil leaks. But there is one engine oil leak that I have seen give people a hard time. The o-ring being the cam adjuster can leak and appear to be a cover leak. Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ MK3 GTI Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Be sure to follow me at: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE (affiliate)
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How Not To Buy A VW Project Car
 
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How Not To Buy A VW Project Car. Today we kick off the MK5 GTI project. This will be a ton of videos showing you how to fix many problems with the FSI engine, MK5 platform, and car repair in general. Today we cover everything wrong with the MK5 GTI, and give a sneak peak at the videos coming out. Also if you want to buy a VW, this is how NOT to buy one. This car was purchased with issues so I can show you how to fix them ~~~~Project Supported By ~~~~ FCPEuro ~ https://bit.ly/2IKYQa0 MEYLE Products ~ http://bit.ly/2wLUJ8T ~~~~ Support the Show ~~~~ Become A CrewMember ~ https://goo.gl/D7eROI Patreon ~ https://www.patreon.com/user?u=4243029 Audio ONLY Podcasts ~ https://goo.gl/5XcZxB ~~~~ Recommended Tools ~~~~ Impact driver ~ http://amzn.to/2HsxS2H Small Impact driver ~ https://amzn.to/2DZdsMN Electric ratchet ~ http://amzn.to/2FydxMS Magnetic tray ~ http://amzn.to/2FEpQ6g Basic hand tools ~ http://amzn.to/2GnjF7K Box wrench set ~ http://amzn.to/2FzoJch ScrewDriver set ~ http://amzn.to/2FEjcgd Shop towels ~ http://amzn.to/2FC7UgM Torque Wrench ~ https://amzn.to/2I7ke5h Allen Sockets ~ https://amzn.to/2GlcnAz Torx Sockets ~ https://amzn.to/2pL0SfL Jack Stands ~ https://amzn.to/2HrKuM9 Floor Jack ~ https://amzn.to/2KaqY4e ~~~~ Playlists ~~~~ Humble Mechanic Podcasts ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p ~~~~ Follow all the projects ~~~~ http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM ~ http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK ~ https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER ~ https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON ~ http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE (affiliate)
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How The 2.0T TSI Timing Chain Tensioner Fails
 
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For full show notes visit the blog at; Today we are looking at how the timing chain tensioner failed on the 2.0t TSI engine. The most common engine code is CCTA. This 2.0t was used in almost all VW models from 2008 and up Sponsor of the Day Deutsche Auto Parts ~ ShopDAP,com Join me today as we break down: How many times the 2.0t TSI Timing chain tensioner has been updated What is a timing chain tensioner How does the timing chain tensioner work How does the 2.0t TSI timing chain fail Symptoms of timing chain failure How to diagnose a timing chain failure Average time to failure Can you DIY the timing chain tensioner SPECIAL TOOL REQUIRED! (yes it is that important and more Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Failed VW parts videos http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Follow me on: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://goo.gl/5304Qw (affiliate)
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VW 1.8t ALUMINUM COOLANT FLANGE UPGRADE
 
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Coolant leaks where very common on the mk4 1.8t and Audi 1.8t TT. The composite gets weak and brittle over time and causes coolant leaks. Add on to that engine oil leaking on to the housing will make it worse. Eurowise developed an aluminum upgrade kit for your 1.8t. 1.8T ALUMINUM COOLANT FLANGE UPGRADE from EuroWise ~ http://shop.eurowise.com/product-p/1081.htm VR6 Aluminum Housing Review ~ https://youtu.be/DR4gQ6BkQGQ Check out all my other videos: Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ MK3 GTI Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Be sure to follow me at: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://goo.gl/5304Qw (affiliate)
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How To Properly Time and Install Timing Chains on a VR6
 
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Timing chain failure is very common on the VR6 engine. Today we are going to install new timing chains, cam shafts, and intermediate shaft on a AAA VR6. You can use these tips to time almost any engine. Timing Chain kit ~ https://shopdap.com/store/make-model-year/volkswagen/gti/mk3-1994-1999-5/engine/timing-chain-set-for-vr6-aaa-engine.html Cams ~ http://www.tdnparts.com/products/Cam-Set.-Autotech-262.-VR6.html Become A CrewMember ~ https://goo.gl/D7eROI Patreon ~ https://www.patreon.com/user?u=4243029 Amazon affiliate link ~ http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ MK3 GTI Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Be sure to follow me at: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE (affiliate)
Views: 437269 HumbleMechanic
How To Paint Your Engine Bay with Rattle Can Paint
 
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Painting an engine bay is not hard. Painting anything requires prep and cleaning to get great results. This goes far beyond cleaning your engine bay. Using a rattle can to paint an engine bay is cheap and easy. With a little effort, it will look like new. I am very pleased out how well my engine bay painting turned out. Become A CrewMember ~ https://goo.gl/D7eROI Patreon ~ https://www.patreon.com/user?u=4243029 Amazon affiliate link ~ http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE ~~Buy all this stuff locally, it's cheaper!~~ Wire Wheel ~ http://amzn.to/2ugJEdS Zep Degreaser ~ http://amzn.to/2vbqsL0 Scuff pads ~ http://amzn.to/2u7a1CM Engine bay Paint ~ http://amzn.to/2uIeHQ0 Acetone ~ http://amzn.to/2uz03dq Paint prep ~ http://amzn.to/2uCDBj5 Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ MK3 GTI Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Be sure to follow me at: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE (affiliate)
Views: 54239 HumbleMechanic
Episode 3 FLAT RATE Humble Mechanic Podcast
 
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See more at http://humblemechanic.com/?p=4394 Today we are talking Flat Rate. The system that many technicians get paid. There are some pros and some cons to this system. Is it prefect, NO! But it is the system in place, and today we look at many side of the Flat Rate system. Oh, and sorry about the watermark. I am testing some video editing software. That will be gone on future episodes.
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VR6 Cylinder Head Refresh ~ WhiteWookie
 
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The VR6 cylinder head is back from the machine shop. Today we will be going through some of the work that was performed. Much of this cylinder head work is not a DIY due to the special tools and equipment needed. Join me today as we discuss: ~Old VR6 cylinder head vs refresh ~How to Remove a Vr6 cylinder head ~ ~Hot tanking cylinder head ~Decking the cylinder head ~New valve guides, new seals, and valve springs ~Cleaning the studs and bolt holes ~and more Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ MK3 GTI Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Be sure to follow me at: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://goo.gl/5304Qw (affiliate)
Views: 40440 HumbleMechanic
Should You Modify A High Mileage Car?
 
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Modifying any car comes with pros and cons. But can you safely modify a car with high miles? This can be a tricky thing, doing performance mods on a car can bring more stress to the engine, the chassis, and brakes. Take some caution before modifying a high milage car. This is a clip from View Question Podcast 141 ~ https://youtu.be/2ohRVL8oNCw Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list... Project White Wookie ~ MK3 GTI Videos https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Eq3L5... Failed VW parts videos http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=... Tool Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list... How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list... MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list... Follow me on: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://goo.gl/5304Qw (affiliate)
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How VW Parts Fail ~ 2.5L Valve Cover with PCV Valve
 
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VW parts fail everyday. On this video we see how the Valve cover with built in PCV valve fails on 2.5L VW and Audi engines. This failure can cause idle issues poor MPG and a check engine light. For full show notes visit the blog at http://humblemechanic.com/?p=5678 Sponsor Of The Day http://shopdap.com/ DIY to replace valve cover with built in PCV http://shopdap.com/volkswagen-2-5-liter-5-cylinder-valve-cover-replacement-how-to/ Join me as we break down(hopefully not): What a PCV valve does How the 2.5L VW PCV valve works How the 2.5L PCV valve fails Symptoms of a failing 2.5L PVC valve How to Diagnose 2.5L PCV valve failure Is the a DIY part? Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Failed VW parts videos http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Follow me on: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://goo.gl/5304Qw (affiliate)
Views: 61180 HumbleMechanic
Is Buying a Salvaged Title Car a Good Deal?
 
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There are many reasons a car can earn a salvage title. Today we talk pros and cons of buying a salvage car, and if it's worth the savings. Remember there are many factors that play into this choice. This is an excerpt from The Survival Podcast episode 1989 ~ http://www.thesurvivalpodcast.com/council-4-21-17 Become A CrewMember ~ https://goo.gl/D7eROI Subscribe to TSP on YouTube ~ https://www.youtube.com/user/survivalpodcasting Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ MK3 GTI Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Be sure to follow me at: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE (affiliate)
Views: 310119 HumbleMechanic
Tips for Buying a Used Truck, and Ford 5.4 Issues
 
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Buying a used car or truck is a great way to save money. But in your research you may find the car you want has many issues. Today we look at some issues of the Ford 5.4, and tips for buying a used truck. This is an excerpt from The Survival Podcast episode 1994 ~ http://www.thesurvivalpodcast.com/council-4-28-17 Become A CrewMember ~ https://goo.gl/D7eROI Subscribe to TSP on YouTube ~ https://www.youtube.com/user/survivalpodcasting Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ MK3 GTI Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Be sure to follow me at: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE (affiliate)
Views: 138508 HumbleMechanic
How To Manage Money as a Mechanic, Podcast Episode 26
 
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For full show notes visit the blog: http://humblemechanic.com/?p=4690 Today we take a look at ways for mechanics to manage their money. Working on flat rate can ruin you if you are not smart with money. We look at: You have to MAKE the money first Buy tools smart Don't get in debt with the tool man Buy used Live below your income Auto draft into your savings Avoid other debt too Do you need a new car? (No unless its a 2015 Golf Sportwagon ;) ) Understand your busy times Understand your slow times Podcast on What To Do When The Shop Is Slow http://humblemechanic.com/?p=4394 What to do when the shop is slow http://humblemechanic.com/?p=4564 Follow me on: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic
Views: 32194 HumbleMechanic
How To Install A Catch Can
 
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Today we are installing a Black Forest Industries BFI Catch Can on a 2015 Tiguan. This is a Volkswagen CCTA engine and the DIY applies to most VW TSI engines. This may help reduce carbon build up on the intake valves for GDI or Direct injection engine More about carbon buildup https://youtu.be/RnhUJsZXzmg BFI Catch Can in this video ~ http://store.blackforestindustries.com/bficlcacacan.html Become A CrewMember ~ https://goo.gl/D7eROI Patreon ~ https://www.patreon.com/user?u=4243029 Amazon affiliate link ~ http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ MK3 GTI Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Be sure to follow me at: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE (affiliate)
Views: 112026 HumbleMechanic
Brake Caliper Stiffening Kit ~ How To Install and How it Works
 
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How to install Tyrol Brake stiffening kit on MK4 R32. This Brake Stiffening kit prevents the caliper flex inherent in the stock rubber design. This flex leads to uneven pad wear and rotor deposits under hard usage. Installation of the brake stiffening kit is easy and requires basic hand tools Tyrol Brake Stiffening Kit ~ https://bit.ly/2qVQwdp Caliper Grease ~ https://amzn.to/2Ht6aXZ ~~~~ Support the Show ~~~~ Become A CrewMember ~ https://goo.gl/D7eROI Patreon ~ https://www.patreon.com/user?u=4243029 Shop Amazon ~ http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE Audio ONLY Podcasts ~ https://goo.gl/5XcZxB ~~~~ Recommended Tools ~~~~ Impact driver ~ http://amzn.to/2HsxS2H Small Impact driver ~ https://amzn.to/2DZdsMN Electric ratchet ~ http://amzn.to/2FydxMS Magnetic tray ~ http://amzn.to/2FEpQ6g Basic hand tools ~ http://amzn.to/2GnjF7K Box wrench set ~ http://amzn.to/2FzoJch ScrewDriver set ~ http://amzn.to/2FEjcgd Shop towels ~ http://amzn.to/2FC7UgM Torque Wrench ~ https://amzn.to/2I7ke5h Allen Sockets ~ https://amzn.to/2GlcnAz Torx Sockets ~ https://amzn.to/2pL0SfL Jack Stands ~ https://amzn.to/2HrKuM9 Floor Jack ~ https://amzn.to/2KaqY4e ~~~~ Playlists ~~~~ Humble Mechanic Podcasts ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p ~~~~ Be sure to follow me at ~~~~ http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM ~ http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK ~ https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER ~ https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON ~ http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE (affiliate)
Views: 32115 HumbleMechanic
Why Technicians are  Moving Away From Dealerships
 
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This is a show where I download a few things that are bugging in the automotive world right now. For full show notes, visit the blog post; http://goo.gl/yOiKI3 Join me today as we chat about Techs leaving dealerships What is the "next step" for a good tech Dealerships and brands do not have the answer I don't really have the answer either Me worried about getting pulled over and more Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Failed VW parts videos http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Follow me on: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://goo.gl/5304Qw (affiliate)
Views: 40220 HumbleMechanic
How To Remove A VW Serpentine Belt Tensioner ~ Salvage Yard Tips
 
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Today I will show you how to DIY removing a VW serpentine belt tensioner. This is a common VW failure, and is a VERY easy DIY. Tensioner failure can cause belt noise, accessory issues, and even belt damage. Sponsored by PullApart.com #DIYandDrive Visit the blog post at ~ http://humblemechanic.com/?p=6355 Check out the other Salvage yard DIYs ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIteBRzmsWafM87EEqO_ZhC Join me today: ~Tools you need to the serpentine belt tensioner ~Removing the belt ~The order I remove the bolts ~Right method for removal ~and more Subscribe to Humble Mechanic ~ http://www.youtube.com/user/humblemechanic?sub_confirmation=1 Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ MK3 GTI Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Be sure to follow me at: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://goo.gl/5304Qw (affiliate)
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Do Mechanics HATE When Customers Wait
 
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Do Mechanics HATE When Customers Wait for their car to get serviced? When you bring your car in for service and wait, does that change how your car gets worked on. Is it better to drop your car off? This is a topic that may have some strong opinions. BE NICE to each other in the comments! Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list... Project White Wookie ~ MK3 GTI Videos https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Eq3L5... Failed VW parts videos http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=... Tool Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list... How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list... MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list... Follow me on: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://goo.gl/5304Qw (affiliate)
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5 Tips For Replacing A Clutch
 
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If you are replacing your clutch, pressure plate, or flywheel, here are 5 tips to do it right. if your clutch is worn, burnt, or slipping, replacement may be needed. Or you might be considering a performance clutch. Whatever the reason for you to replace your clutch, you want to be sure you replace it correctly. Oil paint markers ~ http://amzn.to/2xnrp57 Gloves ~ http://amzn.to/2hpD7Vm Clutch from BFI ~ https://goo.gl/AX6WZs Humble Mechanic AUDIO Podcasts https://goo.gl/5XcZxB Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ MK3 GTI Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Be sure to follow me at: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE (affiliate)
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Should You Become a Mechanic in 2018
 
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I get asked all the time if it's smart to become an auto mechanic. Should I go to tech school? Can I make money? Is being an auto mechanic a good job. Do mechanic's get screwed? All the questions lead back to "Should I become a mechanic in 2018? Become A CrewMember ~ https://goo.gl/D7eROI Patreon ~ https://www.patreon.com/user?u=4243029 Amazon affiliate link ~ http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE Audio ONLY Podcasts ~ https://goo.gl/5XcZxB Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ MK3 GTI Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Be sure to follow me at: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE (affiliate)
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Refinish An Ugly Subframe
 
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Part of any car restoration is prepping, cleaning and painting. When you can remove a subframe to refinish it, you really should. Today I show you exactly how to paint your subframe and all the steps to make your old subframe look new, for cheap. Become A CrewMember ~ https://goo.gl/D7eROI Patreon ~ https://www.patreon.com/user?u=4243029 Amazon affiliate link ~ http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE ~~Buy all this stuff locally, it's cheaper!~~ Wire Wheel ~ http://amzn.to/2ugJEdS Zep Degreaser ~ http://amzn.to/2vbqsL0 Scuff pads ~ http://amzn.to/2u7a1CM Chassis Paint ~ http://amzn.to/2vb6NuX Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ MK3 GTI Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Be sure to follow me at: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE (affiliate)
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15 Must Have Tools For VW and Audi Repairs
 
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Here are just some of the must have tools you need fixing and maintaining Volkswagens and Audi. These are not the only vw and Audi tools you will need, but this is a great start. It doesn't matter if you're a professional or a DIYer this is a great list of tools to add to your tool box. The list and links to the tools in this video are listed below. This is for the VW technician too! Become A CrewMember ~ https://goo.gl/D7eROI Patreon ~ https://www.patreon.com/user?u=4243029 Amazon affiliate link ~ http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE ~~~~~~Tools in this video~~~~~ VIM Triple Squares ~ http://amzn.to/2BAmy2o Snap On Triple Squares ~ https://goo.gl/N2eEZV Torx Sockets ~ http://amzn.to/2jBAK2Z Torx bit set long ~ http://amzn.to/2jA85LD Torx bit set short ~ http://amzn.to/2AsxpxL Torx bit set micro ~ http://amzn.to/2Bzkjwj Ratcheting Handle Set ~ https://goo.gl/XpNf3a Hazet Allen ~ http://amzn.to/2BzXtVa Snap-On Allen ~ https://goo.gl/DCYPtJ Sunex Allen ~ http://amzn.to/2AibKYr Inverted Torx ~ https://goo.gl/bHWqDa Hose clamp pliers ~ https://goo.gl/1MEBGc Wire strippers ~ http://amzn.to/2jBfsT1 Auto wire stripper ~ http://amzn.to/2BAb2UJ Wire crimpers ~ http://amzn.to/2Ahgaih Milwaukee heat gun ~ http://amzn.to/2jzcJJW Clamping pliers ~ http://amzn.to/2jB6XqX Heavyduty clamp tool ~ http://amzn.to/2AgyQPg VW trim tool ~ https://goo.gl/SxtBJb Trim tool set ~ http://amzn.to/2jCZ0l4 OEM wire tools ~ https://goo.gl/14CrTG Ford wire tool ~ http://amzn.to/2AmAo8w JUST MAKE YOUR OWN Blue Point wrenches ~ https://goo.gl/juCc8e Milwaukee wrenches ~ http://amzn.to/2AhFsga 32mm socket ~ http://amzn.to/2AjDf3J 36mm socket ~ http://amzn.to/2Avy2X8 Oil filter cup ~ http://amzn.to/2j5Kkf8 VCDS ~ http://www.ross-tech.com/vag-com/ Wheel Hanger ~ http://amzn.to/2i8gtSp KermaTDI (thanks for the brew) ~ http://www.kermatdi.com Humble Mechanic Podcasts https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ MK3 GTI Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p Be sure to follow me at: The Blog http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic GOOD STUFF ON AMAZON http://amzn.to/2fr7yfE (affiliate)
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How To Clean a Throttle Body ~ The RIGHT Way
 
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How to properly clean a throttle body or throttle plate. In this video I will show you exactly how to clean a throttle body. Cleaning the throttle body is an EASY DIY, and can help with a rough idle, check engine light, even sticking throttle. Reprogramming or adapting a throttle body is also recommended after cleaning. #throttlebody #humblemechanic Throttle Body Cleaner ~ https://amzn.to/2Colrp7 WD-40 ~ https://www.wd40.com Gloves ~ https://amzn.to/2R7BUpJ Electric Ratchet ~ https://amzn.to/2QFjFIL Shop Towels ~ https://amzn.to/2Ra3lPu Green Scrubbies ~ https://amzn.to/2R6EzzU Cleaning Brush ~ https://amzn.to/2EF3XHg Old Tooth Brush ~ (Just use someone's old brush) ~~~~ Support the Show ~~~~ Become A CrewMember ~ https://goo.gl/D7eROI Patreon ~ https://www.patreon.com/user?u=4243029 Shop Amazon ~https://www.amazon.com/shop/humblemechanic Audio ONLY Podcasts ~ https://goo.gl/5XcZxB ~~~~ Recommended Tools ~~~~ Impact driver ~ http://amzn.to/2HsxS2H Small Impact driver ~ https://amzn.to/2DZdsMN Electric ratchet ~ http://amzn.to/2FydxMS Magnetic tray ~ http://amzn.to/2FEpQ6g Basic hand tools ~ http://amzn.to/2GnjF7K Box wrench set ~ http://amzn.to/2FzoJch ScrewDriver set ~ http://amzn.to/2FEjcgd Shop towels ~ http://amzn.to/2FC7UgM Torque Wrench ~ https://amzn.to/2I7ke5h Allen Sockets ~ https://amzn.to/2GlcnAz Torx Sockets ~ https://amzn.to/2pL0SfL ~~~~ Playlists ~~~~ Humble Mechanic Podcasts ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKLEvGiyabJxxazND2S7lC- Project White Wookie ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lJpDFuyOTudNRrlTdTRihqk Failed VW parts videos ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lIxxNMAO-nNe4c3Liohrrr- Tool and Product Reviews ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKA_oaxAkY0KKTvS4cxuPA7 How To videos ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKM-_ShLfG-IrNqklIp0_To MK1 VR6 Swap Videos ~ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwfzU5uvU-lKJ09uR9evf987LmSuijY-p ~~~~ Be sure to follow me at ~~~~ http://humblemechanic.com INSTAGRAM ~ http://instagram.com/humblemechanic/ FACEBOOK ~ https://www.facebook.com/HumbleMechanic TWITTER ~ https://twitter.com/HumbleMechanic Amazon Store ~ https://www.amazon.com/shop/humblemechanic
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