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Parks Kugle


Parks Kugle is a writer and reporter based in San Antonio. His work has appeared in Lumina Literary Journal, Wicked Local Newspapers, and various publications across the U.S. He enjoys comics and gardening.

Mechanic says you shouldn’t panic if you hit 100K miles

‘It’s going to vary on where you live’: Mechanic reveals what to do with your car at 100,000 miles

‘We have a customer at my shop with a Toyota tundra with 710K on it.’

On Jun 21, 2024 by Parks Kugle

Lexus emblem from steering wheel; lexus logo on dealership; lexus vehicle engine

‘Dealership’s lazy’: Lexus driver thought he needed a new engine. This mechanic found the real problem

‘How did they not figure that out in 2 second?’

On Jun 20, 2024 by Parks Kugle

Man working on tire(l+r), Chevy Silverado(c)

‘Some people swear by beads’: Mechanic issues warning on this popular fix when Chevrolet Silverado comes to his shop

‘Beware…’

On Jun 20, 2024 by Parks Kugle

Man 1 talking(l), Mitsubishi sign(c), Man 2 talking(r)

‘I am still driving my 2003 Mitsubishi montero sport’: Mechanics reveal common problems with Mitsubishi

‘They’re cheap cars, you get what you pay for.’

On Jun 19, 2024 by Parks Kugle

Mechanic calls out 2019 GMC Acadia for unexpected design

‘They want you to take the car to them’: Mechanic calls out GMC Acadia for unexpected design

‘Absolutely ridiculous.’

On Jun 15, 2024 by Parks Kugle

Mechanic works on Ford Mustang—and find something he’s never seen before

‘Thank goodness you left the wipers on’: Mechanic works on Ford Mustang—and finds something he’s never seen before

‘I love watching a master at work.’

On Jun 13, 2024 by Parks Kugle

Mechanic talking(l+r), Lexus(c)

‘It’s actually here for a starting issue’: Mechanic realizes that Lexus he’s working on is a ‘death trap’

‘And I bet they refused to fix all those issues.’

On Jun 13, 2024 by Parks Kugle

Mechanic talking(L+r), Honda(c)

‘Hondas have ac issues like a lot’: Mechanic explains why you shouldn’t trust 1-year warranties on new AC repairs

‘It’s nice to see not all “mechanics” are just part changers!’

On Jun 11, 2024 by Parks Kugle

Expert warns don’t buy these 5 house plants

‘When you see this plant at Home Depot leave it there’: Expert warns don’t buy these 3 house plants

‘Love/hate relationship with some plants, for real.’

On Jun 7, 2024 by Parks Kugle

Mechanic says yes, you should change the transmission fluid even if it’s a ‘seal for life transmission’ on newer cars

‘People don’t even check under the hood’: Mechanic says yes, you should change the transmission fluid even if it’s a ‘seal for life transmission’ on newer cars

‘It’s not a miracle fluid.’

On Jun 6, 2024 by Parks Kugle

Woman talking(L+r), Car being towed(c)

‘I dropped roadside years ago’: Expert shares why you should never use the free towing that comes with your car insurance

‘Insurance is a racket. Have to keep it but scared to use it.’

On Jun 5, 2024 by Parks Kugle

Man talking(l+r), Mechanic working on engine(c)

‘It’s time to stop buying new’: Mechanic calls out new cars for now making this critical front-end part out of plastic

‘Cars today aren’t ment to be saved, but junked after they’re payed off, to go buy a new one.’

On Jun 4, 2024 by Parks Kugle

Ford driver issues warning about new Broncos

‘The 5th time its stopped in the middle of the road’: Woman says she regrets buying Ford Bronco, issues warning to prospective buyers

‘Omg mine did that last month!’

On May 31, 2024 by Parks Kugle

Truck expert blasts new Dodge Ram for not having a dipstick

‘That’s a deal breaker’: Truck expert blasts new Dodge Ram for not having a dipstick. Here’s why it’s a problem

‘You want to piss off a truck guy?’

On May 30, 2024 by Parks Kugle

Two mechanics(l+r), Gloved hands working on engine(c)

‘Didn’t need to be replaced’: Viewers divided after customer berates mechanics for overcharging him

‘That’s why you make some investigation before taking or putting sheez you dont need.’

On May 29, 2024 by Parks Kugle

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