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Friday, September 14, 2012
Career Profile: Auto Mechanic
What They Do: An auto mechanic (or car mechanic in British English and motor mechanic in Australian English) is a mechanic with a variety of car makes or either in a specific area or in a specific make of car. In repairing cars, their main role is to diagnose the problem accurately and quickly. They often have to quote prices for their customers before commencing work or after partial disassembly for inspection. The mechanic uses both electronic means of gathering data as well as their senses. Their job may involve the repair of a specific part or the replacement of one or more parts as assemblies.