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EyeSpy 6 | Wheel Whepairs

February 5, 2019 by Adam Malik

Missed an episode? Go to the EyeSpy homepage to get caught up. DO YOU HAVE EYESPY WORTHY PICTURES? If you have pictures of unbelievably creative DIY repairs that had you instantly reaching for your camera [or phone] and you’d like…

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EYE SPY: Ball joint blunder

January 25, 2019 by CARS Magazine

Jay Ball of Jeds Auto Repair in Cape Breton, N.S., sent us this picture a ball joint on a Chrysler Sebring.

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EyeSpy 5 | Get a Grip!

December 7, 2018 by CARS Magazine

Missed an episode? Go to the EyeSpy homepage to get caught up. DO YOU HAVE EYESPY WORTHY PICTURES? If you have pictures of unbelievably creative DIY repairs that had you instantly reaching for your camera [or phone] and you’d like…

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EYE SPY: At loose ends!

December 6, 2018 by Allan Janssen

A customer brought a 2004 Sante Fe to Midas Bayfield in Barrie, Ont. recently for a pre-purchase inspection. Manager Jason Hurdle said it didn’t take the technicians long to discover the vehicle wasn’t worth the purchase price. “We explained that…

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EyeSpy 4 | Customers — ya gotta love’em

August 27, 2018 by Adam Malik

Missed an episode? Go to the EyeSpy homepage to get caught up. DO YOU HAVE EYESPY WORTHY PICTURES? If you have pictures of unbelievably creative DIY repairs that had you instantly reaching for your camera [or phone] and you’d like…

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EyeSpy 3: Life Hacks

July 30, 2018 by Adam Malik

Missed an episode? Go to the EyeSpy homepage to get caught up. DO YOU HAVE EYESPY WORTHY PICTURES? If you have pictures of unbelievably creative DIY repairs that had you instantly reaching for your camera [or phone] and you’d like…

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EyeSpy 2: Rabbits and Rats and Snakes, Oh My!

April 10, 2018 by Dan Robinson

Missed an episode? Go to the EyeSpy homepage to get caught up. DO YOU HAVE EYESPY WORTHY PICTURES?   If you have pictures of unbelievably creative DIY repairs that had you instantly reaching for your camera [or phone] and you’d like to share it…

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EyeSpy: Creative DIY Repairs I

January 16, 2018 by Auto Service World

Missed an episode? Go to the EyeSpy homepage to get caught up. DO YOU HAVE EYESPY WORTHY PICTURES?   If you have pictures of unbelievably creative DIY repairs that had you instantly reaching for your camera [or phone] and you’d like to share it…

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IT’S YOUR TURN: Let’s retire unsafe vehicles

June 25, 2016 by CARS Magazine

It should be the duty of repair shops to prevent neglected and dangerous vehicles from getting back on the road.

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EYE SPY: Anyone home?

March 10, 2016 by CARS Magazine

Cam Young of Cam’s Auto Service in Toronto sent these pictures in a while ago. He says the owner of this 1999 Malibu wasn’t experiencing any problems with the vehicle until one day it started shifting hard and the engine light…

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EYE SPY: Found under the hood

December 22, 2015 by CARS Magazine

Look what I found under the hood! What does a Christmas wreath have to do with car repair? Well, it’s just one way Finateri Ltd. is making their shop ready for the holidays. Using pinecones found in a Pontiac Sunfire that…

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EYE SPY: Bottoms up!

August 25, 2015 by Allan Janssen

Bottoms up!   Blake Laidlaw of Hockey’s Automotive in Atwood, Ont. found an unusual dust cap on one of the wheels of this 2000 Ford F-250. As you can see, the customer improvised with the bottom of a 1-liter plastic…


So, you’ve taken a picture of something interesting in the shop? We’d love to see what you’ve found!