Common Mistakes That Auto Owners Make

Staff Writer
Mount Shasta Herald

With over a quarter of a century spent in independent garages, I cannot count the number of times that I have seen a do-it-yourself mechanic cost himself extra money with an improper repair.

Many times, mechanical failures that would have been classified as minor, initially, were mishandled to the point that they required a major repair; often too major for the amateur mechanic to undertake.