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Nifty Automotive Know-How (formerly named Engine R&R Livestream)

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A fantastic collection of uncommon automotive knowledge and skills, that everyone needs.

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I, Joseph Truax, teach a free class to teenagers on how to remove and replace bad engines in cars. Although fulfilling, I have a lot of knowledge that I want to share to more than just teenagers. So Engine R&R Livestream will be a project of the newly rebranded Nifty Automotive Know-How alongside 4 other projects that teach automotive skills as well; Women's Rides, Neurodivergent Mechanics, Drivers Edumechanics and Public Library Classes.

I believe that everyone should have all the juicy tidbits of knowledge that I have accumulated over the years. As a neurodivergent mechanic myself, I find great joy in finding answers to questions that most people do not think to ask. I scour the internet for knowledge in the form of tips, tricks, secrets, procedures, and critical thinking and reasoning skills that, when applied, save countless hours and dollars. I love teaching these things to others so that they don't have to do the research themselves. 

Please check out the individual projects below to learn more about each and to help each demographic get access to this information. These classes are all intended to be taught in person and all I want to do is go from city to city teaching as much as possible so that others feel empowered to work on their own vehicles. And, if nothing else, at least they will understand what the mechanic is saying when the mechanic explains what they need. These classes protect people against predator mechanics.


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Nifty Automotive Know-How Now Has A TikTok Channel!

https://www.tiktok.com/@nifty_automotive_knowhow is the channel and it will be filled with all kinds of knowledge that you will...
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Published on April 28, 2022 by Joseph Truax

Our collective has evolved.

While I love teaching teens how to remove and replace engines into cars, the impact of that project, though awesome, does not reach much of the community. It is very niche. It's a very rewarding niche, but as a philanthropist, my g...
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Published on January 17, 2022 by Joseph Truax

It's been a hot minute...

Sorry for taking so long to update everyone. Things have not gone accordingly... At all. Those brakes for the Pontiac? Yeah, let's just say that if ever an opportunity arises for you to buy a car that needs brake work, DON'T BUY IT!! I'm a...
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Published on October 18, 2021 by Joseph Truax

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For library sponsored Nifty Automotive Know-How classes.
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This class is taught in tandem with Drivers Education.
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Teaching neurodivergent people how to care for their vehicles.
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Empowering women to maintain their own vehicles.
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A free class teaching engine removal and replacement to teenagers.

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Today’s balance

$11.95 USD

Total raised

$112.88 USD

Total disbursed

$100.93 USD

Estimated annual budget

$119.13 USD