Top 10 Things to Consider When Choosing a Full Service Foreign Auto Repair Shop

Published: Apr. 15, 2020 at 5:26 PM EDT
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When faced with an auto repair concern, it can be quite consuming and difficult to find the best shop that fits your vehicle's needs. These 10 Easy steps will help guide and educate you to getting your vehicle fixed and back on the road.

1) Ask Questions:

Feel free to ask questions to the repair facility including credentials, experience, customer service and warranty polices. A credible shop will gladly have no problems discussing any question you may have.

2) Check Online Reviews

Word of Mouth is a great way to get recommendations but looking at reviews can show unbiased opinions of customers that have already visited this shop prior to you.

3) Know the Staff

Visit the shop and you can instantly judge how the staff are treating you.If they are cordial, cooperative and kind it will mean your vehicle will experience the same kind of treatment

4) Convenience

Flexibility can help with your decision on finding your shop. Services such as key drop, after hours pick ups, and a comfortable waiting room can make it easier with your busy schedule.

5) Pricing

Never base a shops credentials solely on price alone. A qualified shop will know all associated parts to properly repair your vehicle. While other shops may incorrectly diagnose your vehicle, not knowing other components that will fail in the near future due to the concern with the vehicle

6) Know the Warranty

A quality repair facility with at least a 12 month, 12,000 mile warranty. Depending on the repair or what part was replaced some shops will offer a 3 year, 36,000 mile warranty

7) Records

Make sure the repair facility will retain all of your records of maintenance and repairs. This will help when you are selling your vehicle, it will show that the vehicle has been maintained and the buyer will be more encouraged to buy.

8) Qualified

Make sure the shop you're bringing your vehicle to has the capabilities and know how, to properly diagnose and fix your vehicle.When taking care of your second largest purchase, for most people, it is crucial you bring it to a facility that is comfortable in repairing your vehicle. A technician unfamiliar with your vehicle will end up costing you a lot of unnecessary spent money in the long run.

9) Routine Maintenance

Verify the shop has the necessary literature and catalogs that will keep your vehicle running its best with proper preventative maintenance

10) Towing

Make sure the shop has the means to get your vehicle to them in case of an emergency safely and timely.


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. With over 100 years experience Stuttgart Motors can handle all of your concerns or needs Bumper to Bumper!!

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