RL Escalambre

(aka Monitorman)

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Rick Escalambre earned his Bachelor of Arts in Industrial Arts from San Francisco State University. He has been a Professor of Automotive Technology at Skyline College in San Bruno, CA for the past twenty-eight years. In addition to teaching Engine Performance related subjects, he coordinates one of the largest and finest automotive programs in the State of California.

Rick previously taught automotive at a local high school, managed a Chevron Service Station, and has owned and operated a general automotive repair business in Concord, CA. For nine years he was the Chairperson for the former Bureau of Automotive Repair Smog Check Education Advisory Committee.  He is a past president of the California Automotive Teachers (CAT) association.

He is a respected author and editor of books in the field of Engine Performance, Emissions, and Computer Controls.  He has done extensive research of Evaporative Emission Systems, OBD II system operation & diagnosis, and MODE 6 operation. 

The goal of this WEBSITE is to provide information that will help teachers and technicians perform their respective jobs more effectively.





To locate a 2015 Smog Check Update Course click on the link to the right.

The courses listed in Fall 2015 printed schedule are incorrect.

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Updated 10/25/2015