Are You Smarter Than Your Auto Mechanic?

Teresa M.

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About This Quiz

You might think you know your way around your car's engine, but do you really know as much as you think you do? Take this quiz to find out if you are smarter than your auto mechanic!

What sort of vehicle do you drive?

Do you know what an alternator does?

Do you change your own oil?

If you had a flat tire, what is the first thing you would do?

Do you get concerned when your check engine light comes on?

Where is the head gasket located?

Do you let your car warm up before you start driving?

When is the last time you had your tires rotated?

Is your car front wheel drive?

Do you prefer a manual transmission or an automatic transmission?

If you were out of windshield washer fluid, what would you use?

How often do you check your car's water?

Where do you have your car inspected?

Do you know how to check your transmission fluid?

Where did you get your automotive knowledge?

What kind of fluid would you put in your radiator?

What do you think the spark plugs do?

What type of car issue would you need a mechanic to check out?

Does your car have a timing belt or a timing chain?

How often do you wash your car?

How would your best friend describe your driving?

If you had a fender bender, what would you do first?

How would you rate your auto mechanic skills?

How would you fix a leaky sunroof?

Do you use the parking brake when you park?

When did you last check your power steering fluid?

Have you ever added anything to your gas tank?

How many quarts of oil does your car need?

Does your car have a name?

What do you wish your car could do?

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