How Sharing Stories Can Benefit Your Auto Shop API005

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Another Auto Podcast By Dave EastmanA repair shop with a podcast can benefit from an improved online presence, the ability to connect with its local community, having a status of being experts, and a reputation of being trustworthy and honest. This is the fifth in a series of introductory episodes that present the vision, mission […]

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How Stories Can Improve Auto Repair Services API004

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An Auto Podcast By Dave EastmanAlmost every auto owner has had an auto repair experience they can share.  Stories offer a way to connect automotive consumers with repair professionals. They can give compelling feedback to those automotive businesses. These are stories that car drivers can relate to because of their own experiences getting vehicle repair […]

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5 Motivating Factors behind the Automotive Podcast API003

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An Automotive Podcast By Dave EastmanIn episode three we continue the introduction of the podcast goal of improving auto owner satisfaction with auto shop services. Our vision is to present unbiased auto repair facts from auto repair shop owners and employees. In accomplishing our vision and mission we will use one of our core values, […]

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Introduction to the Auto Shop Podcast Part Two API002

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Automotive Podcast By Dave EastmanThe introduction of the podcast continues by providing more detail about episode format and auto repair topics to be covered. It identifies the automotive professionals to be interviewed and describes the target audience that the podcast content is intended to help. It explains the podcast and Auto Shop Connection website mission […]

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Introduction to the Auto Shop Podcast API001

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An Automotive Podcast By Dave EastmanIn this first episode Dave Eastman introduces the podcast as an alliance between repair shops and auto owners. He presents his vision and objective for the podcast as a way of helping auto owners have a better auto repair experience by accessing unbiased and trustworthy information from repair professionals. Most of […]

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My First Vehicle was a 1954 Ford Pick-up Truck


Your first vehicle might have been a real peach! Mine, a 1954 Ford ½ ton pick-up truck, definitely was NOT! It had faded green paint, a driver’s door that frequently flew open while driving, and a worn-out engine. In 1967, while working part-time at the Shell Gas Station near my home in Oak View, CA, […]

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Boise Veterans Get Free Oil Change

Garry’s Auto Veterans Day 2016

Garry’s Automotive Supports Boise Veterans Every year, local businesses across the Treasure Valley show appreciation to veterans with coupon discounts and free offers for a variety of goods and services. Last year, posted a list of freebies and discounts for categories like food & beverage, personal care, recreation & entertainment, retail store merchandise, and […]

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Why Produce an Auto Repair Podcast

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  Three observations about changes within our society and the auto repair and service industry answer the question “Why produce an auto repair podcast?” Automobiles are becoming more and more complex requiring auto repair and service providers to keep improving to stay competent and relevant Social media and technology provide access to information about industry […]

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