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Car Mods That Grads of Car Mechanics Training Know Are Risky

June 1, 2017

For some enthusiasts, modifying a car’s look is a great way to express a bit of personality, and to make a car really stand out on the road. Sometimes, though, drivers get a little too fond of their mods, and want to introduce changes to a car’s look and feel that are actually hazardous. As

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GM’s New Teen Driver Technology Explained for Students in Car Mechanics Training

April 6, 2017

In an effort to improve safety, vehicle manufacturers have been developing innovate vehicle safety technology over the past several years. Backup cameras, lane departure warning systems, and blind spot detection are just some examples of the great features that help keep drivers safe. One of the most at-risk demographics for car accidents is teen drivers.

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A New EV that Can Recharge in 15 Minutes? What Students in Auto Mechanic School Need to Know

March 30, 2017

For the past several years, Tesla has dominated the luxury electric vehicle market. But times are changing. In 2015 Porsche announced its goal to design its brand’s very first all-electric vehicle (EV). Porsche does have several hybrid vehicle options, but a full-fledged EV is a new venture for the brand. The announcement came with some

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4 Pothole-Related Problems You Might See in an Auto Mechanic Career

December 29, 2016

Potholes are the bane of most drivers’ existences. Not only can it be a jolting experience to run through one of them, but potholes can also damage your car. There are few things more frustrating than breaking something because you weren’t paying attention enough to swerve. What specifically goes wrong will depend on the depth

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Attn. Students in Auto Mechanic Programs: Here’s What We Know About the BMW X7

March 31, 2016

BMW fans waiting to catch a glimpse of the X7 may have to hold out a little longer. The SUV, which will be the company’s largest ever, has been rumoured to be in development in some form for almost 17 years. While previous reports had indicated a 2018 release date, BMW North America CEO Ludwig

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5 Must-Read Books for Students Pursuing Car Mechanics Training

January 7, 2016

An automotive training class is much more hands-on than your average classroom. Lessons take place right in the shop, and students very literally get their hands dirty, as they learn by working on real engines. However, students shouldn’t underestimate the value of reading up on the subject as well. There have been many great books

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