Rod Gibson is an A Grade Technician with many years’ experience in the Automotive industry. He started as an apprentice in Wanganui at a BMC dealership before moving to Wellington to work for a Ford/Mazda dealership and stayed there many years gaining valuable experience.
Following this, he went to a private garage for a year then to Toyota and Stevens Motors Ford/Mazda in Lower Hutt, where he was a senior Technician and helps control the workshops. Over the years he has specialised in Automatic Transmissions overhaul and repair.
"The reason I’ve developed this course is for people to get to know their vehicles and become familiar with them and to carry out certain repairs and maintenance. If you know nothing about cars at all, that’s great, you soon will".