Come get a general overview of major systems of an automobile from an experienced mechanic and teacher, who can make all things automotive both fun and clear. We will cover basic maintenance and troubleshooting ignition, charging, cooling, fluids, electrical, brakes and exhaust systems. We’ll also discuss common problems encountered with any vehicle. With this information you will be better able to diagnose problems, perform basic maintenance, and deal competently and knowledgeably with local mechanics. Please note: This is a lecture/demonstration class, not hands-on, but you will learn plenty.
Bruce Gerry, aka “Dr. Tune-up” has been a self-employed mobile auto mechanic in and around Boston for the last 4o years, traveling to homes or businesses. He holds a degree in Civil Engineering as well as a Master’s in Business Administration from Northeastern University.