Automotive Mechanics Expert Witnesses

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Automotive mechanics expert witnesses practice in a variety of fields, including vehicle repair and maintenance, automotive engineering, vehicle safety standards, auto body repair, and automotive electronics. Some of the most common specialties for these expert witnesses also include engine diagnostics, brake systems, transmission issues, suspension and steering systems, and electrical systems. They can opine on the effects of improper vehicle maintenance, faulty repairs, product liability cases involving vehicles, accidents due to mechanical failure, and disputes over automotive services.

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Foster Joseph PetersonView profile

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Mr. Foster Joseph Peterson

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Mr. Foster J. Peterson has 37 years of experience in Engineering and Railroad Safety. He earned his BS in Mechanical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology. Today, this expert is a Commercial Pilot and Flight Instructor through the Federal Aviation Administration. Formerly, this expert served as a Senior Managing Consultant with Engineering Systems, Inc. and as a Partner with Full...

Automotive Mechanics & Exotics Cars Expert WitnessView profile


Automotive Mechanics & Exotics Cars Expert Witness

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This expert is a world class automotive mechanic specializing in exotic and luxury cars such as Ferrari, Lamborghini, Maserati and Aston Martin. He has extensive knowledge and prior experience restoring and racing numerous classics over the past 25 years.

Automobile Expert WitnessView profile


Automobile Expert Witness

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This qualified expert of Industrial Technology obtained his BS and MA in Industrial Technology at Kent State University and his PhD in Industrial Technology at the Ohio State University. He is certified in Life Credential in Driver & Traffic Safety Education and is a Licensed Private Investigator. He is a member of the American Board of Forensic Examiners and the American Society of Certified...

Automotive Diagnostics and Airbag Expert WitnessView profile


Automotive Diagnostics and Airbag Expert Witness

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This qualified expert has over fifty years of experience in all aspects of the automotive industry. He received his AS in Business and Accounting from Mesa Community College and has completed further training in: the Ford Motor Company Night Course at Phoenix Union Technology, Automobile/ Automotive Mechanics Technology from Lincoln Technical Institute, Computer Vehicles and Fuel Injection from...

Automotive Garage Standards Expert WitnessView profile


Automotive Garage Standards Expert Witness

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This automobile repair expert has been in the industry for over 45 years. He worked for 15 years at an auto tool company called Snap on Tools Corp and purchased his own automobile repair shop in 1989. He has worked with many attorneys in California and just finished a review of a case where BMW settled pre-trial.

Automotive Vehicle & Sub-Components Manufacturing, Design, and Quality/Failure Expert WitnessView profile


Automotive Vehicle & Sub-Components Manufacturing, Design, and Quality/Failure Expert Witness

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This expert has over two decades of experience in the field of quality and manufacturing processes, specializing in automotive vehicles and their components. She received her BS in chemical engineering from the University of Waterloo and then became a process engineer at Woodbridge Foam. Afterward, she worked as a quality engineer at Estee Lauder Corporation, a project manager for ATS Automation...

Automotive Electrical Engineering Expert WitnessView profile


Automotive Electrical Engineering Expert Witness

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This expert has over 20 years of experience in automotive electronics engineering. He holds a BS in physics from Michigan State University, a BS in electrical engineering from the University of Texas, a BS in computer science from Wayne State University, and a MBA in international economics from Oakland University. He began his career as an avionics electrical engineer with the US Air Force,...

Automotive Repair and Operation Expert WitnessView profile


Automotive Repair and Operation Expert Witness

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This highly qualified expert has over 20 years of experience in the field of automotive repair. He earned his BS in automotive technology and business. He then began his 30-year career with Ford Motor Company, starting as a technical hotline engineer. He then served as a factory training instructor and a field service engineer for Ford Motor Company, where he provided service support to Ford and...

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Automotive Mechanics Expert Witness FAQs

Automotive mechanic expert witnesses can assist with a wide range of cases, including vehicle accidents, mechanical failures, product liability claims, and maintenance disputes.

They can provide insights into the technical aspects of your case, analyze evidence, reconstruct accidents, and testify on standards of care in the automotive industry.

Subspecialties include diesel mechanics, brake systems, engine repair, transmission specialists, and auto body repair experts. Each can offer unique insights depending on your case specifics.

An automotive mechanic expert witness has specialized knowledge that can help clarify complex issues related to vehicle operation, maintenance, safety standards, and mechanical failures.

Yes. They can examine the vehicle involved in the accident to identify any mechanical issues that may have contributed to or caused the incident.

Expert Institute offers a personalized approach to help you find the highest quality experts. We source actively-practicing professionals who match all your requirements for specialty areas, work experience, litigation history, fee range, certifications, location, and more.

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