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April Mechanics! - Basic Car Mechanics for Girls

  • Dixon Motors 7902 North Freeway Houston, TX, 77037 United States (map)

TWST4Girls presents:

a life skill that ALL young ladies and women “ought” to know…BASIC MECHANICS! How many times, have you blown a tire and had to WAIT for a hero to come save you from the side of the road? Well, after this course, waiting on a mechanical savior will be merely an option!

TWST partners with Dixon Motors to teach our girls basic mechanics and financial literacy.

Purchasing and Financing

Basic Mechanics
-Indicator Lights and their meanings
-Checking Tire Pressure
-Changing and fixing a flat tire
-Charging the battery properly
-If your car won’t start, how to discover the problem on your own
-Checking the oil levels
-Replacing windshield fluid
-Preventing costly repair costs

Financing
-Simple measures that will make MAJOR differences in wealth
-Money management
-The car buying process
-Dissecting auto financing
-How to identify and avoid financing pitfalls