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Some women finding a welcome in mechanics' world

Jan. 08, 2022 01:07 AM EST

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The car on the hoist at Capital Heights Auto Clinic needs a new catalytic converter. Morgan Kraft -- an air wrench in her hands and a penlight in her mouth -- wastes little time in getting the old converter out and the new one in. It’s not something she...

Indiana man still repairing foreign cars after half-century

Oct. 24, 2021 13:17 PM EDT

KOKOMO, Ind. (AP) — Dick Bougher remembers when the local Chrysler plants had large signs in the parking lots banning foreign cars from entering. He remembers when people would sometimes flip over a Volkswagen if they saw it parked downtown. And that’s right at the...