Jacob Thompson is one of our tech’s and has been with us for going on 3 years now. Jacob wanted to work at Shawnee Honda power sports & did not care what he did he just wanted his foot in the door, he started helping sales with used bikes & quickly convinced the guys in the shop he had mechanical talent, as soon as service got a chance they hired him to work in service as a service writer, then an assembly tech and now is learning to work on atv’s & motorcycles he has become a valuable asset to our service dept. He specializes in small engine; he works on all our customers’ lawn mowers, generators, water pumps. If your Small engine equipment need serviced we have the man for the job. He also works on Polaris RZR, Rangers and Honda’s.
His family is his world he has 3 boys and a wife .
He first started riding motorcycles when he was 11 years old, his mom and dad bought him a TTR90
He can pretty much disassemble and reassemble anything put in front of him. He enjoys tearing down his toys and putting them back together. He currently has a Blaster 200, RM125, PW80, TTR90 and his VTX1300
We asked him a few questions:
What do you like to work on most: dirt bikes, four wheelers, bicycles pretty much anything that has wheels and a motor.
What maintenance do you think is most important: oil & filter, air filter, tire pressure and adjustments of cables & brakes.
What is your favorite music: country
Favorite food: juicy bacon cheeseburgers
Street bike or dirt bike: Dirt bikes
Favorite store other than Shawnee Honda: Bass Pro
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