Jack McDermott is a certified, award-winning technician who also fixes gas-powered vehicles.
Jack McDermott is a native of Shullsburg. He has an associate degree in automotive technology from Southwest Tech in Fennimore. He worked for GM before he became Terry’s Car Care’s go-to guy for hybrid cars, hybrid trucks and electric vehicles.
He has more than 13 years’ automotive experience and is an ASE-certified master technician in engine repair, automatic transmission/transaxle, manual drivetrain and axles, suspension and steering, brakes, electrical and electronic systems, heating and air conditioning, and engine performance. He is an ASE-certified advanced level specialist in advanced engine performance. He is also GM hybrid certified. He is a GM Top Ten Award of Excellence winner.
“I enjoy what I do,” Jack says.
His favorite part of the job is diagnostics, a kind of problem-solving in finding out exactly what’s wrong with a car or truck.
“I always like a challenge,” Jack says.
He’s married and has two sons.