Not Easily Forgotten
You know how it is. The big car companies of North America decided to make more money by phasing out all those guys and gals who figured out how to tear out and rebuild a transmission with their eyes closed.
How’d the “Big Three” do it? Real simple, they began reconfiguring the standard engine arrangement, and putting parts in weird out of reach places. One-by-one, the older cars are beginning to fade away.
Now you absolutely have to go to an automobile manufacturer or a mechanic that is certified by one of them to get your car straightened out. It can be a most unpleasant experience trying to fix things on your own. You know that either way, it’s gonna cost you plenty.
Grease monkeys that can still stand beside a set of wheels in their shorts and Converse sneakers, and breath new life into old motors, like they were raising the dead, are themselves a dying breed.