Scott Glen – Team Lead – Elk Grove, CA Automotive Diagnostic Consultant
ASE Master Automotive Technician
Ford Electric and Hybrid Certified
Ford 6.0L Diesel Certified
Ford 6.4L Diesel Certified
Ford 6.7L Diesel Certified
AS Degree, Automotive Technology
My passion for diagnostics began at a young age, figuring out puzzles and taking various toys apart and putting them back together. I grew up in the age where computers were new and cars were just starting to use them.
During high school, I excelled at both auto shop and computer theory. I served in the Marine Corps until being Honorably Discharged in 2000. Afterwards, I returned to doing what I did best – working on cars. Something I noticed immediately was that computer systems had become more commonplace in vehicles and I was anxious to learn as much as I could about them.
Striving to understand vehicle diagnostics better, I attended Universal Technical Institute in Orlando, Florida while still working in various independent automotive repair shops and raising a family. It was a lot of work but, upon completing my certification, I landed a job as a Diesel Diagnostics and Repair Tech at a Ford dealership. For several years, I enjoyed uncovering and repairing the more difficult diagnostic problems but eventually returned to independent repair shops to expand my skills beyond Ford Diesels.
I began my ALLDATA career as a Library Research Specialist in 2014, working often with the Tech-Assist team until joining that department in 2017. In addition to my research job in the library, I helped write the training manuals for that department.
I am constantly researching automotive trends and new integrated system theories to better understand and diagnose problems. I am also on the ALLDATA workplace Health, Safety and Wellness committee; an extracurricular role I thoroughly enjoy.
Outside of ALLDATA, I am a member of a nonprofit historical reenactment group known as the “Society for Creative Anachronism” (SCA) and father of two.
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