James Parthapal is a professional automotive mechanic, a former tow truck operator, and for the past five years the writer of a popular blog on all things mechanical in greater metropolitan Bloomington, Indiana. A lifelong resident of Bloomington, Partiphal is a man who knows virtually everything there is to know about the local automotive scene. He is friends with dozens of operators of automotive repair shops, with dozens of towing operators, and he also has deep connections with many new and used car dealerships in the Bloomington area. Mr. Partiphal gladly welcomes your input on his blog; he would like to hear from you! If you have something to share with him, please fill out the Contact form on this website.