TOPIC-Improve the Life of your Car
Guest Opportunity: Pam Oakes – National Automotive Authority, ASE Certified Technician and Owner of Pam’s Motor City
There are so many things we can do to maintenance our car that will not only extend the life of our car, ensuring it runs at an optimum performance; but also help conserve gas and prevent costly repairs. When you hear the benefits you will stop procrastinating on doing it and get it done!
Meet Pam Oakes
Has been an ASE-Certified Technician (Automotive Service Excellent), since 1995.
She has repaired tens of thousands of vehicles ever since.
Fourth generation automotive technician: Her great-grandfather Leonard Smith, grandfather, Ralph Smith and father Jerry Oakes were all automotive technicians. Pam’s dad has more than 45years as a tech; worked with Pam from 1996 to 2004.
She started Pam’s Motor City Automotive in 1995. Pam was the sole employee – which grew into what it is today a 12-bay shop with 10 employees.
Pam’s Motor City Automotive has won numerous awards throughout the years – local, regional, and national.
Estero Island Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), second regent2009-2011
Author of “Car Care for the Clueless: Or How You Can ‘Make Money’ While Maintaining Your Vehicle”, 2011; “Car Care for the Clueless: Successful Used Car Buying 101”, 2012
Radio host of “Car Care for the Clueless” on webtalkradio.net and WGRN radio
Co-producer of CAR-ER show, 2011-2012
hosts a semi-monthly car care clinic for women, since 1996
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Date Recorded: 8/14/2012
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