George Gearing is a whiz with mechanics, which isn t surprising, since his uncle runs a scrapyard. George has a ton of friends but unfortunately they are all either robotic or over 65. But when his best bot, Jackbot, gets an unexpected upgrade, things start to change. Jackbot s amazing new abilities catch the eye of Dr. Micron, head of robotics at TinkerTech, and suddenly George thinks that his future isn t so bleak after all. Then Jackbot is kidnapped, and all the robots in town start losing control. Suddenly it s up to George and his new friend Anne to test their mettle and save the day.