MY World and Welcome To It!

Hello! If you’ve landed on this page, on this site, at this particular time, you’re among the first to share the latest in a series of “Great Adventures” that has defined my career as a professional technician, a repair shop owner and a trade journalist. What kind of an adventure?

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Weapons and Warriors

Weapons and Warriors… There are few things more compelling than having a telephone ringtone splash ice water in your face in the middle of the night or the sound you’ve associated with your IM: Instant Messaging, shatter your reverie, rest or concentration. Both alert you to the possibility of something urgent going on somewhere in…

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Death By Drowning…

WATER TORTURE… The Repair Order started off with:             Drivability                         Customer Concern: Vehicle will crank, but will not start… Note: Customer installed a new battery because the vehicle would not start, would not crank. Also, customer informed us the electric cooling fan runs after the vehicle is shut down and the key removed and…

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In It… On It… Through It…

There is an entire universe of things I should be doing right now not the least of which is sleeping… Yes, Sleeping! You see I didn’t get quite enough sleep last week. It seemed like I moved directly from my chair at the service counter to my chair in my home office with just a…

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