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                             Website Designed & Created by Scott "Gonzo" Weaver  2010.
Always changing - Something new all the time.  Come back again and again.  Browse and check it out, email me with any comments. 

 Last update: 09/22/18 

Sunday Night Chat -- is an informal chat with professionals from across the country.  Everyone is welcomed.  Car Chat is for the consumer and the professional.  If you've got a question, we've got the answers.  Stop by ! !  7:00 to 8:00 PM CST  (sign in required)
     Click on the Chat Page tab and I'll see you there! 

                                 

The Car Doctor, John Paul 
WROL 950 AM , Boston, Mass.  
Guest interviews and car knowledge
The Auto Lab 
Hosted by Harold Wolchock with Audra Fordin. WMCA 570Am  
Automotive variety show, questions answered and guest speakers
New on the Knowledge page.  Dayco Products Videos.  Showing yours truly.  More videos to come!
  
Radio programs worth listening too about the of aftermarket automotive repair business
Remarkable Results Radio 
Hosted by Carm Capriotto.  
In-depth interviews with the people that make a difference in  the automotive aftermarket industry. 
The automotive repair business isn't just for the guys.  Gals, you too can be an automotive professional! Check out these sites for more info. about the women in the automotive field.
Click on the logo to hear my interview with Remarkable Results Radio.  Great interview with Carm Carpiotto.  Lots of fun to do. 
Here's the latest stories on the site 
Restoration for the Mechanic - Back to wrenches time to put down the computer for a while. 

Knowledge Page NEW articles;
Diesel Exhaust Filter Systems Explained

MOST system diagnostics - Diagnosing the 
communication/navigation/radio/HVAC center stack

Automatic Transmission Servicing with 
Aftermarket scanning equipment

New Refrigerant Usage Requirements _ HFO -1234yf 
refrigerant recovery and technician requirements

Pulse Width Modulated Alternators - One more thing to know about the latest charging system developments

DeCoding Codes - What all those letters and numbers mean that make up the code 
Controller Area Networking - CAN systems   -  A complicated system explained in an easy way.  Something every mechanic should be aware of. 











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Welcome to Gonzo's Toolbox
Automotive Shop Owner (1984 to 2017 - retired) 
ASE Certified Master mechanic, 
Technical writer/editor for the Haynes Repair Manual Company.  
Technical writer/editor for AVI (Automotive Video Inc.) 
Technical writer/contributing editor and monthly columnist at Babcox magazine company. Author and speaker. Follow "Gonzo's Tool Box" in print @ Brake and Frontend, Underhood Service, and Import Car magazines found at nearly every automotive service facility.

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NACAT Article - Flash or Pass 
Memorial Day Weekend special story