As grown ups we need to establish a relationship with a reputable shop or technician. This is no different than picking your General Physician or Dentist, there should be research, discussion, even an interview.
For most of us our vehicles are the biggest financial investment in our lives second only to our homes. So why do we not treat them like a disposable item? Why not spend a little time on good habits so you a have higher resale value and a nicer vehicle in general as it gets … Continue reading Habits That Will Keep Value in Your Vehicle
My biggest frustration as a woman in the automotive industry is hearing other women downgrade their knowledge of cars, act dumb about them, or simply refuse to learn. My advice is to always trust your instincts, if something seems wrong it probably is. Different noises and feel can be an indication of a problem – … Continue reading Knowing Your Car
I could write a book just about tires, and the reality is most people do not pay attention to them until it is an “emergency” situation. The fact is tires can be expensive – especially for good quality. Remember this; tires are all about you and your family’s safety. The last thing anyone wants is … Continue reading Tires – the most important safety item on your car!
My life is all things automotive: working, racing, and living! In one way or another I have been tinkering with cars for over 25 years. When it comes to running a shop I have “done it all” – from parts ordering, customer service, to management in both independent repair facilities and dealerships. A couple years … Continue reading Welcome!
I am not going to teach you how to be a "mechanic" - although I hope to inspire more Women in the industry. My goal is to educate and empower people to take control - and maybe save themselves some headaches in the long run.