Category Archives: Shop Mayhem

This is the meat-and-taters section. Where all the dumbasses are talked about and ridiculed.

Lazy Much?

  I really don’t have much to say on this.   Some people.

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Check Check Check……

OK People let’s talk about the word CHECK, it’s definition and what it really means when people use it in a automotive setting. From Websters: a : a standard for testing and evaluation : criterion From Moppys: 1: a visual peek or quick action The word check in the automotive world stems from the day […]

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If I pretend stupid, is it cheaper?

One of those people called today: “Moppy Tire company, this is mop.” “How much do you charge for a tire rotation”? “What kind of vehicle is it”? “A 2000-something Saab, just a simple tire rotation is all I need” “Does it have aftermarket tires/wheels or is it just a stock Saab”? “It’s just a plain […]

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Mickey Mouse

This came in today. 3 HUGE knots on the sidewall, one of which has already popped. It’s hard to see in the pic but it looks just like Mickey Mouse. According to the date code, the tire is 11 years old coupled with the fact it had ~110psi in it and it’s only rated for […]

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My Brakes are making a grinding noise

This fine sight comes from a 23 year old “kid” that his mother gave him the funds to fix his brakes several weeks prior. He came into the shop asking: “How much to do rear brakes on my s-10. They are making a noise” “129.95 for a standard brake job including resurfacing rotors and name […]

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