Married to a Mechanic

Pets of the Mechanic


November 16, 2017

Pets of the Mechanic Like most families, we have had several four-legged children. Over our 20+ years of marriage, we have shared our bed with a variety of dogs and cats. And while the breed of animal is typical (all our pets have been rescue animals), the NAMES of our pets give a pretty big Read more...

Mother’s Day- Mechanic Style


August 22, 2016

Christmas, Birthday, Valentine’s Day, Anniversary, Mother’s Day.... There are plenty of gift-giving opportunities in the life of a wife and mother. Most all of us have received our share of frying pans, vacuums, and bowling balls as “it-made-me-think-of-you” gifts. But when you are the wife/ mother of the children for a mechanic, “thinking about you” Read more...

Married to a Mechanic


August 22, 2016

Welcome to A.C. Tire's blog, to be known as "Married to a Mechanic." I figured there are plenty of blogs out there that talk about car care, classic cars, automobiles and the like. But there isn't much out there about what is learned LIVING with a gearhead/ auto repair shop owner. It is a mixture Read more...

“Since your Husband is a Mechanic”


August 22, 2016

We've all done it or had it done to us: "I know you aren't a (put spouse's occupation here), but you're around it enough. Can you tell me if my ......?" And so it goes. Computer glitches, leaking faucets, legal advice, and yes, mechanical diagnoses are hinted out/ requested by well-meaning friends. My immediate response Read more...

Crafting, Mechanic Style


August 22, 2016

One of my hobbies is crafting (although I must admit, I plan more crafts than I actually complete). I try to use items I already have or find and "upcycle" them, rather than spending a fortune at a craft store. I have made my share of magazine organizers from cereal boxes, cotton swab holders from Read more...

AC Tire, Inc. Launches NEW Website!


April 20, 2016

We got a new look! AC Tire, Inc. of Ashland, Virginia, has launched a new website. We understand that the web is taking over how our customers are looking for businesses and services. Our goal is to make sure that our quality auto repair services can be easily found on the web! Feel free to browse around Read more...

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