This section is dedicated to the entry level skills that are often overlooked in automotive training programs.  These fundamental skills should be considered the foundation of your automotive repair building.  While some of these skills and concepts may seem elementary a rich understanding of these simple concepts make up the strength of your mechanical foundation and determine how high you can build your automotive repair building.  Good luck!

"Ok I know Vin's, I can lift a car, now how do I get a job?"

How do I lift my car off the ground for service?

How can I figure out what year make and model my vehicle is?

I lost a bolt, what do I do now?