Category: Automotive Tools

DIY auto repair shop opens in Wadsworth

Wadsworth, Ohio — Anything with a motor in it, Aaron Woloszyn wants to hang around. He grew up playing racing video games and fixing cars with his family.

It’s been a dream of his to open a do-it-yourself (DIY) garage where people can come do their own maintenance and modifications. He made his dream come true during the pandemic.

What You Need To Know

  • The added free time during the pandemic allowed many people to try new things and forced people to do things on their own
  • For those that love fixing their own cars, a new DIY auto repair
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Save Thousands Yearly in Scam Car Repairs and Maintenance With This Guide

Consumer Reports Prioritizes Your Vehicle Repair and Maintenance Options

A recent Consumer Reports guide on car repair and maintenance tells us that due to the global shortage of computer chips and scarcity of used vehicles to choose from, that many car owners are turning to service centers and mechanics to fix their vehicles.

However, as we’ve recently reported, repair scams and unskilled automotive technicians are a continual problem that can leave the car owner not only with a worse or more problems than before, but also with maintenance and repair bills that can easily run into the thousands.

And, unless

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Auto experts discuss increasing catalytic converter thefts

Thefts of catalytic converters are on the rise, according to several community associations.The converters contain precious metal that fetches anywhere from $500 to $1,000.Experts said thieves have found the converters more valuable than items left inside of cars. They are underneath the vehicle and it can take as little as five minutes to steal. Reciprocating saws are the latest tools thieves use to steal the converters.The catalytic converter filters exhaust through a honeycomb made of metals, such as palladium. It can sell for more than $2,500 an ounce.Vehicle owners don’t even realize they’ve been hit until they take their vehicle … Read more

Probing car brains in Tampa Bay

Times Correspondent

Mario Mirabal thought he was in trouble when his high school chemistry teacher caught him reading an automobile magazine in class and had him step into the hall with him.

“I’m like, I’m going to get it now,’’ Mirabal recalled.

But his teacher told him about the automotive course his friend taught at Gaither High School, and soon Mirabal found himself having a lot more fun than he did in chemistry class. By his junior year, he was working part-time at a Toyota dealership in New Port Richey.

Mirabal, 39, born in Puerto Rico and raised in Tampa,

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The 30 Best Gifts for DIYers in 2021

best gifts for diyers


For the DIYer in your life who takes pride in tackling home repair and maintenance tasks themselves, finding the right gift isn’t always easy. Luckily, we’ve curated this list of useful and valuable gift ideas to choose from, so you’ll be sure to deliver a great present this holiday season.

Our personal experiences working on our own apartments and townhouse, as well as time spent as a residential carpenter in New York City, have given us a pretty good idea of what products would be most useful for the typical homeowner. We used this experience and insight to curate

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Looking for a good mechanic? Odds are your garage is, too |

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Global Automotive Digital Cockpit Market By Vehicle Type, By Equipment, By Display Technology, By Regional Outlook, COVID-19 Impact Analysis Report and Forecast, 2021

The Global Automotive Digital Cockpit Market size is expected to reach $32. 1 billion by 2027, rising at a market growth of 6. 9% CAGR during the forecast period. Digital cockpit system is providing vehicle occupants with advanced capabilities & functionalities and an improved entertainment experience due to the shifting mobility market.

New York, Aug. 31, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — announces the release of the report “Global Automotive Digital Cockpit Market By Vehicle Type, By Equipment, By Display Technology, By Regional Outlook, COVID-19 Impact Analysis Report and Forecast, 2021 – 2027” –
In the automobile domain, a digital

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