The customer is complaining that it sounds like there’s a helicopter behind the dash of his 2014 Jetta.
Charles explains common throttle position sensor codes on a Volkswagen Tiguan.
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Charles shows our technician readers how to replace a valve cover gasket to fix an oil leak.
Crank position sensor failure is common on VR6 engines. Mine died on my R32 while I was stopped at the drive-thru.
Charles switches gears to work on a friend’s noisy Toyota. He takes us through replacing a strut assembly.
Diagnosing a broken timing belt or broken timing chain, and what that really could mean for the engine.
There’s a handful of reasons why I just can’t bring myself to throw out a lot of the stuff I’ve accumulated over the years, but here are the main reasons I’m nearly a hoarder.
A proper brake inspection, some common causes for brake noise and some steps that may get overlooked.
Charles helps out a friend whose S10 has been overheating. He takes a look at the coolant, which is “all kinds of wrong.”
Charles talks about the importance of keeping good documentation throughout your repair processes.
Charles talks about the recent pandemic and the automotive repair industry.