Auto Shop Talk
In 1968, Roger Vogt left his surfboard in San Diego and picked up an automotive degree from C.O.S. two years later. After a seven year career at Mahoney-Odell Ford, Roger opened his own shop in 1977.
He added an A/C parts warehouse in 1987. Roger continues to be a hands-on Master Level Technician with an emphasis on air-conditioning for both auto and agriculture. Roger is a member of the Mobile Air Conditioning Society (MACS) and a member of the Visalia Chamber of Commerce. Roger currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Better Business Bureau, Central Valley Division.
Craig combines his love and knowledge of automobiles with his experience as both a news reporter and play by play announcer, to successfully host KMJ’s Auto Shop Talk. He has had this position since the show’s inception in 1984 and he continues to bring outstanding insight to the show which translates into rating and ultimately results for our clients.
Ron began his automotive career as an automotive repair technician at a Chevron Station while attending high school. After graduating, he worked for Grand Auto until he opened his own repair business in 1983. He has received numerous achievement awards in automotive repair and is an outside consultant for the State of California Bureau of Automotive Repair. His knowledge and experience brings a nice balance to the program.