Do you like helping people? Do you want to make it your living? Starting a tow truck company requires a few key elements. Yes, you need a tow truck, but there are other things that will help your business run efficiently. Especially when you’re starting out, it’ll be hard to rise above the better-known tow truck companies
Whenever you’re using abrasive tools to carve, shape, or smooth rough metal surfaces you will notice the cutting ability of the bits or tools decreases quickly. This can be caused be a few different things, but the most common causes are dull abrasive surfaces or clogged pores in the abrasive surfaces. We’ve found it especially
Do you hate to waste paint? It’s nearly impossible to pour paint, clear coat, or other liquids from a full gallon or quart can without spilling. Pour-It Lids snap securely in place instead of the metal lid and allow you to pour without spilling thanks to the smaller spout with screw-on lid. Modern paints and
Filling holes with any welded can be difficult as the edges of the hole tend to burn away very quickly and you can very quickly make the hole larger and put too much heat into the panel. We’ve found that sometimes small little tools will make a world of difference when fabricating and welding. Filling
Cutting Sheet Metal Other than hammers and screw drivers a cutting tool is probably the one you will want to have the largest collection of in your tool box. We often get asked the difference between types of sheet metal cutting tools and while there isn’t a clear “best cutting tool”; we do think there
Hybrid Vehicles Need Maintenance and Repairs Too As the world makes its way toward greener forms of energy and transportation, hybrid vehicles have entered the scene as a solid middle ground between gas-powered vehicles and fully electric vehicles. Need Maintenance or Repairs for Your Hybrid Vehicle? AAMCO Colorado has your back — give your local
Published on February 4, 2019 under Podcast Today I will be taking your car related questions. The topics we cover are, car repair, DIYs on cars, Volkswagen, mechanic’s tools, and anything car related. To ask a car question for a show like this, email me Charles(at)Humblemechanic(DOT)com. Be sure to put the phrase “Question for Charles” in the subject.
Metal fabrication is broken up into only a few different basic processes: Cutting, Bending. and joining metal. A majority of our tools will revolve around these types of metal fabrication but there are many different ways to achieve these basic actions. Bending metal for instance is a simple idea and you can even bend metal
Crankshaft Position Sensor There are a number of symptoms that can point to your Crankshaft Position Sensor failing. But, Can also be confused with the same symptoms caused by issues with your ignition or fuel injection systems. The speed and position of the crankshaft are the two key parameters that the car’s computer uses for engine
Do you love cars? Obviously, some people are more passionate about their rides than others. Yet nearly everyone would prefer for their car to look and drive its best. Most cars don’t roll off the line fully tricked out. That’s why so many people use car modification to take their rides to the next level.