Originally Posted by Nuggets
Unless his goal is to work for some high tech race team or research, etc., talk him out of it. It's a dirty nasty world full of liars and thieves.
Most guys that go into the repair field tinker with mechanical things while they are growing up. If he never wants to fix his own stuff or wonders how things work, he is going to have a tough time learning the trade.
Yeah, told him that.
Except I worded it this way:
"you'll make a crappy mechanic if you don't even want to work on your own stuff. Never pick a job because you think there's money in it. There isn't."