Professional Mechanics Review DIY Car Hacks

Real Mechanic Stuff sought the expertise of professional mechanics Sandro and Junior to review several DIY hacks to determine whether they were legitimate or not. Some of them passed while others did not.

We asked real mechanics to break down some of the best and worst DIY car hacks we could find on the internet and let us know if they’re legitimate hacks or totally wack.

Lori Dorn
Lori Dorn

Lori is a Laughing Squid Contributing Editor based in New York City who has been writing blog posts for over a decade. She also enjoys making jewelry, playing guitar, taking photos and mixing craft cocktails. Lori can be found posting on Threads and sharing photos on Instagram.