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Episode 7: Seiji's New Car, Lamborghini Car Meet, DUI's
For our FIRST EPISODE OF 2020 we discuss Seiji's New Car, Lamborghini Car Meet, and DUI's. At the end of the episode, the Merek and Lewis provide insight into a I-405 cruise and and the BrakeCheck YouTube channel.
Episode 6: Hypercars, Rodents, and Holiday Break
For our LAST EPISODE OF 2020 we discuss Hypercars, Volkswagen, and rodents (which often use the heater vents as a tunnel that provides access to insulation and filter materials where they can create a home). At the end of the episode, the team wishes...
Episode 5: Horsepower and Torque, CVT, Single-Clutch, & Dual-Clutch Transmissions
In this short episode, the team talks about two performance metrics: Horsepower and Torque. Halfway in, they breakdown and provide vehicle recommendations based on the differences between various CVT, single-clutch, & dual-clutch transmissions. At...
Episode 4: Supercars, Les Schwab Scam, & Lewis Negotiates a Car Deal
This week on BrakeCheck, Merek and Seiji talk supercar experiences and their dreams for the NEW BrakeCheck YouTube channel. Halfway in, Lewis shares his negative experiences at Les Schwab Tire Center. The team gears up for winter as Lewis negotiates...
Episode 3: Project Cars - Forced Induction Engines, Cheap Gas, Synthetic Oil
This week on BrakeCheck, join us as we provide guidance on finding cheap gas and oil changes. Halfway in, Merek and Seiji talk R34 Nissan GTR's and Supercharged Mercedes models. The team picks their dream project cars.
Episode 2: Daily Drivers/ FAQ with Faculty
This week on BrakeCheck, join us as we answer questions from two Northwest School faculty members, Curtis Hisayasu and Alex Chen. Later on, Merek and Lewis talk about attainable daily drivers built on Mercedes AMG/ Audi RS-Line platforms.