Auto Mechanic Maintenance WebSite
TorkSpec is a place dedicated to meeting the challenges of a Do-It-Yourself Mechanic (a.k.a. - a motorhead). It provides motorheads a place to keep track of their automobiles, get rid of those extra auto parts, and to quickly and easily find information about their car or motorcycle. A place built by motorheads, for motorheads.
No, not to use the Free Auto Parts Ads and the Automotive Torque Specification Database. To manage your automotive maintenance schedules, you just have to register to become a member. Find out more about the different membership levels by clicking the Registration tab.
TorkSpec is an online auto maintenance schedule software and technical information library. TorkSpec wants to partner with other car and motorcycle enthusiasts websites that already use blogs or forums by providing their website members a tool they can use for vehicle maintenance.
See what others are doing by clicking on the Cool Rides tab. Cool Rides is where members post pages to show off their cars and motorcycles. Unlike the TorkSpec Library, Cool Rides is where a little bragging might take place about horsepower or torque. Hey, what can we say, we're a little proud of our Rides!
My Garage is the automotive maintenance schedule manager portion of TorkSpec. The online software allows car and motorcycle enthusiasts to keep track of vehicle maintenance records and schedules. Enthusiasts can also keep track of auto parts ads the have listed in Parts Bin - TorkSpec's Online Used Parts Warehouse.
The place where TorkSpec members keep track of their parts in Parts Bin and to keep track of their Ride's maintenance records.
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It depends on your TorkSpec membership level.
Charter members will enjoy a Lite Membership without the annual membership fee. Charter members are TorkSpec members who registered and activated their Garage on or before September 30th, 2008.
You can make your vehicle available for public viewing by clicking the Cool Ride check box in your vehicle's profile screen. When you have a Cool Ride, you can choose which photo albums, projects and events you want people to see by pressing the Public radio button. All new photo albums, projects and events are set to private by default.
If you set a Mechanic Garage for a vehicle, it allows your mechanic to access your Repair Log without looking at any of your other Log Book information.
Actual Business Tax Expense is calculated as follows:
- Basic Membership: 2 Vehicles
- Lite Membership: 5 Vehicles
- Pro Membership: 10 Vehicles
- Fleet Membership: 25 Vehicles
SUM(mileage_log.distance) / MAX(log.odometer) - MIN(log.odometer) * SUM(log.expense where Tax Flag = "Y")
The sum of Mileage log distance divided by the total annual distance multipled by the sum off all Tax Flagged Log records expenses.
Standard Tax Expense is calculated as follows:
SUM(mileage_log.distance) * standard_mileage_rate
A Mechanic's Garage is a special TorkSpec Garage used by professional garages to provide additional services to their customer's who are also members of TorkSpec. Who best to update your vehicle maintenance records then your favorite mechanic?
The sum of Mileage log distance multiplied by the Standard Mileage Rate
Mechanic's Garages allow professional mechanics to work closer with their customers to automate preventive maintenance and to document repairs.
Each auto has a Ride Profile screen that you use to set the Mechanic's Garage as well as other vehicle specific information. Be sure to fill in the A.K.A. text box to make it easier for your mechanic to update your auto maintenance records.
First, you need to register to get a Garage at TorkSpec. You will find the Mechanic's Garage checkbox in the Garage Profile screen. Read TorkSpec's Terms and Conditions and check the Mechanic's Garage checkbox.
Just add a Mechanic's Customer module to your Garage home page and let your customers know you have a Mechanic's Garage at TorkSpec.
Your customers can now find your Garage in TorkSpec Mechanic's Garage list in their Ride Profile screen.
When a customer selects your Mechanic's Garage, you will be notified of all scheduled jobs in your customer's Maintenance Schedule through the Mechanic's Customer module on your Garage home page.
Now you're ready to bring customer service to a new level.
No. The units in the Garage Profile are only for report and screen presentations. If you change from 'Miles' to 'Km', it will not change any values in your records. You will see your screens and reports change to reflect 'Km' where it is appropriate.
'I Tork It' is TorkSpec's automotive technical library. The library has three sections. The Automotive Torque Specifications library, Members Projects, and the Automotive Club Directory.
You can search for torque specs by motor (or engine), car or motorcycle model, or by specific auto part. You can learn more on how to find torque specs by watching the video on TorkSpec's Home Page.
The Auto Club Directory is a place to help enthusiast find local support for their Rides. Many Clubs have websites that let car and motorcycle enthusiasts know about local activities or provide additional technical information. We'd like to help enthusiasts find these local websites.
Club representatives can add a Club Directory module to their Garage home page. The Club Directory module allows you to define all the contact information you would like to provide to help others find your website.
You can learn more about the Club Directory module and other modules TorkSpec provides to help you take care of your automotive maintenance needs by clicking on the Module Library link on the left.
TorkSpec's Parts Bin is the Free Used Parts Ad website. A place for you to bring those extra auto parts and let them collect "virtual" dust because the parts never leave until they are sold.
Unlike other classified ads or auctions, Parts Bin has no time limit. The parts stays in a "virtual" used parts warehouse. It's Quick it's Easy and it's FREE.
The Parts Bin Virtual Used Part Warehouse has Sections with shelves that have Bins. Inside the Bins are used parts with Part Tags wired to them. The Part Tag gives detailed information about the part to help potential buyers find the part.
Sections describe the major categories of auto parts. The Section names are the systems that make up your car or motorcycle, like Brakes and Engine Mechanical.
Bins describe the type of auto part, like Brake Caliper or Water Pump. This is the complete list of the Bin names that describe auto parts.
Auto Part Tags are assigned and emailed to you by TorkSpec so you can edit your auto parts description in the TorkSpec Virtual Used Auto Parts Warehouse.
As long as you want it to. And TorkSpec members can manage their auto parts they have listed in Parts Bin in their Parts Bin Garage Module.
Only if you want them to. TorkSpec keeps all communication confidential. You can send your email address if you want to communicate directly with each other by checking the Send Email box.
Just Dig through the Bins. Click on Parts Bin tab on the TorkSpec header and then click on the Auto Part Search link to get started.