Nestor Mendoza is the owner and operator of The Mechanic OC. He formally trained at the Universal Technical Institute in Rancho Cucamonga. He completed the 51 week Universal Technical Institute training program in 2005. After learning the theory and function of automobiles, Nestor was trained specifically by the Audi focused manufacturer program. A 12 week course in where the specific manufacturer trains technicians on all function and theory on their specific make. The Audi automotive technician program allowed Nestor to refine his skills in diagnosing computer controlled components in all vehicles.
After his formal training was complete Nestor was hired by Audi dealerships in the Inland empire where he put his technical knowledge to work. After 3 years of hands on experience on German cars Nestor decided it was time to expand his knowledge and skill set of auto repair to other makes and models.