Richard Craver

Thoughts, Musings And The Occasional Rant

The Tyranny Of The Maintenance Light

“…do you trust a guy that makes a few bucks changing oil or automakers that sell vehicles for $30,000? Choose wisely.”

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Old Sleds

Ultimately the car is the responsibility and problem of it’s owner; we can not make his problems our problems.

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Gandalf Gets A New Soul

…I borrowed a car for a couple days and ripped Gandalf’s guts out.

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The Idiot Whisperer – Part 1

Not all customers in an auto repair shop are idiots. Actually some are nice, pleasant people that simply want to maintain their vehicles and move on with life. Then there are the others.

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Nasty Cars

I admit I don’t keep a spotless vehicle. Even in High School when others were washing, waxing, vacuuming and applying Armor-All and Westley’s Tire Gloss; if my car didn’t have bird droppings on it and the white letters were reasonably clean I was OK.  But some of the cars that come through the doors of […]

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