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Acknowledging Aftermarket (Artificial) Intelligence 

Afraid that AI will cause a disaster when it arrives? Well, it’s been in our industry and you’ve been using it for decades.

The Best Part About Electric Vehicles

I have figured out, hands down, the best part about electric vehicles.

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Goofy Traffic Laws

Here are some of the wackiest rules you might not have heard about in Driver’s Ed.

Smoke, Whistle, Laugh

When pranks went from hurting someone’s pride to hurting people or property, they quickly lost their luster.

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Favorite Quotes to Follow

TechShop sees change in editorial team.

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Speed vs Quality in Automotive Repair

Quality is number one. Don’t sacrifice your standards.

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Not a Pry Bar or Punch: Welcome to the Funnel

Just when you thought you knew almost every part of a car, you learn something new.

Not a Pry Bar or Punch: Does it Really Have to be That Hard?

Should brake light bulbs really be that involved to replace? Lights are a safety item that should be easy for anyone to do.

The Real Christmas in July

When those coveted department store catalogs showed up, we knew we could start our wish list.

Wild Turkey

Day-to-day in an auto shop can be just as wild as a kitchen on Thanksgiving.

The Fall of Automotive Design

We like to talk about cars – and tools! Look for our new Talkin’ Tools series coming soon.

Stingray corvette
Not a Pry Bar or Punch: A Whole New Definition of Dirty

Why is it when you need to remove a center console, jellified soda residue is holding it in place tighter than the screws?