The forum for professional mechanics is hidden from the the topic list. If you are not logged in, or a mechanic member, the mechanic's private forum will not show up. There is no membership fee. The forum is free to professional mechanics (Automotive, HD truck & Equipment, small engine, motorcycle, etc.). To request membership to the Mechanic's Private Forum, please contact us at admin[at]batauto.com and send us an email about your professional background. 1. Whether retired, tech school or working? 2. Where you are from (country)? 3. Why you wish to be a member? Also, register for the forum and include your user name in the email. Once we recieve your email, we will set you up with membership.