Lessons From A Female Mechanic On How Not To Get Ripped Off
I’m having some work done on my car this week and I don’t know about you, but I hate going to the mechanic. They could tell me I need to change my blinker fluid or make up parts.. “Yeah, Mr. Copeland you also need to replace your johnson rod.” My what? Well, yeah. I guess you better do that.
I never feel good leaving… even if my car is fixed… I’m just sure I’m getting ripped off somehow. Well not anymore! Not after reading this article written by a female mechanic on how not to get ripped off. Her tips include…
- If they fix something without your approval, consider it free. It’s your car. You make the decisions.
- Don’t say things like: “I know it’s probably something bad.” Some mechanics will take advantage of your lack of knowledge.
- Don’t ask “Do I need new tires?”
Get more here — including the one piece of maintenance she says could save you thousands of dollars!