Why Plastic Car Parts are Stupid (Metal vs Plastic Parts)

one, two, three, four! Rev up your engines! It’s time for the Scotty Kilmer Channel today I’m going to talk about why certain car parts should never be made out of plastic, but many manufacturers are doing just that, now I understand that plastic is much easier and cheaper to make, this is a plastic […]

Tank Clutch Assembly (Tank Project)

Hey folks! Great that you are watching This week we are continuing with the power train of the tank We have to order some new compression springs I have one spring from the steering hubs here It still looks somewhat fine So lets measure it These are compression springs There are lots of different variants […]

How to Spot a Scam Mechanic

rev up your engines, today I’m going to show you how you can avoid dealing with bad mechanics, now being a mechanic myself for the last 50 years, I’ve met good mechanics, bad mechanics, scam mechanics, and some mechanics that just had no idea what they were doing, so today I’m going to show you […]

How to Fix a Transmission Leak in Your Car (Axle Seal)

one, two, three, four! Rev up your engines! It’s time for the Scotty Kilmer Channel, Today I’m going to show you how to fix a leaking transmission in your car, now in this case, it was easy to figure out what was going on, because it was losing transmission fluid, and leaking on the bottom, […]

How to Install a Turning Point Stainless Steel Propeller

Today we’re going to talk about how to install a Turning Point Stainless Steel Propeller. Remove the old propeller, and make sure the old thrust washer isn’t stuck and has been removed before you install the new thrust washer on to the shaft. Grease the splines with spline grease. Then install the plastic hub onto […]

Shop Lift Table, portable Work Bench, Forklift?

So in my last video with this toolbox under here that I fixed up. I got a lot of questions about my lift table where I got it how I made it where is it from I didn’t make it actually bought it like this, but I thought I’d show you guys exactly what it […]

Rumpke Reality: The Truth About Working on Trash and Recycling Trucks

A typical day is never really a typical day here and that’s what I like about working for Rumpke. Our mechanics are very skilled in keeping trucks running. The industry standard is 7 years on an average garbage truck. Our fleet generally last 10 years. These trucks now everything is electronic controlled, they would last […]

DIY | Tricks for removing stubborn or broken bolts

– Hi this is Davin Reckow with Hagerty. Today I’m gonna show you two different ways to extract a seized up bolt in these aluminum timing covers. One stands way up proud and one’s fairly flushed, and neither one of them are gonna just simply come out with a pair of vice grips. So for […]

What’s in my (PPE) bag? Heavy Duty Marine Mechanic’s Personal Protective Equipment

Today on Repairs101 I’m going to show you what’s inside my Personal Protective Equipment bag. OK you can see I did a much better job of keeping this one clean than I did with my tool-bag. It’s because I don’t carry it everywhere I just keep it under whatever bench I’m working on. So the […]

Here’s Why Car Repair Will Kill You

rev up your engines, Adam Darby says have you had any negative health effects from handling oils, cleaners and solvents over the years, no because if you notice a lot of times when I’m seriously working and not just making videos, I wear these rubber gloves and my wife got me them decades ago cuz […]