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How To Go Over Your Auto Repair Bill

How To Go Over Your Auto Repair Bill (How To Go Over Your Auto Repair Bill http://t.co/7Qm67Cox6k)
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Easy To Read Auto Repair Tips That Are Incredibly Simple To ...

Easy To Read Auto Repair Tips That Are Incredibly Simple To ... | Auto Repair and Maintenance | Scoop.it
TIP! A breakdown can happen at any time, so it is important to have an emergency kit somewhere in your car. A battery charger, tire changing tools and an extra can of gas are just a few of the items to have on hand.
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Solid tips on taking care of your car. There's a random link at the bottom - just ignore it.

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5 Automotive Marketing Ideas for Auto Repair, Automotive Service and Other Auto Shop Businesses

5 Automotive Marketing Ideas for Auto Repair, Automotive Service and Other Auto Shop Businesses | Auto Repair and Maintenance | Scoop.it
5 Automotive Marketing Ideas for Auto Repair, Automotive Service and Other Types of Auto Shops Finding articles with marketing ideas is easy; however, finding resources specifically tailored to hel...

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Automotive marketing ideas for auto repair marketing, auto shop marketing  and auto service marketing.  Here are five marketing ideas tailored to the auto service industry that can help you grow your business.
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10 less-common common auto maintenance checks - Holy Kaw!

10 less-common common auto maintenance checks - Holy Kaw! | Auto Repair and Maintenance | Scoop.it
Just about everyone knows to check their oil regularly. Here are some less-common maintenance checks that might not be on your radar, but should be: 1. Most people occasionally check tire pressure,...
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Great, simple things you can check yourself to make sure your car is running smoothly.

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How to Put the Brakes on Expensive Auto Repair - Pawngo

How to Put the Brakes on Expensive Auto Repair - Pawngo | Auto Repair and Maintenance | Scoop.it
By Carla Turchetti - 12/27/2012 You count on your car to get you from Point A to Point B every day. When something goes wrong and that vehicle ends up in the shop it's not only inconvenient, it can be expensive.
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Most Cars On The Road Need Service: Is Yours One Of Them?

Before going any further, we should point out that the Car Care Council is "a non-profit organization, dedicated to educating motorists about the benefits of regular vehicle care, maintenance and repair".
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According the nonprofit Car Care Council, a whopping 77% of vehicles on the road are currently in need of services.

 

Whether it be an overdue oil change, cracked windshield wipers, or something more serious, like a belt that is on the verge of failing, make sure to bring your vehicle in every 3-4 months for it's regularly scheduled oil change and ask your technician to give you a courtesy inspection.

 

At Victory Auto Service & Glass in Minneapolis, MN, one of their ASE Certified Technicians will give you a FREE inspection with every oil change to keep you aware of your vehicle's health. www.VictoryAutoService.com

 

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What To Know Before You Visit An Auto Repair Shop - ABC News

What To Know Before You Visit An Auto Repair Shop
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AAA-certified auto repair facilities: AAA-approved shops are required to offer members a 12-month, 12,000-mile warranty on their work. Their estimates are guaranteed.
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Great tips on how to avoid getting charged for auto repair services you don't need.

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Save time and money with easy DIY auto maintenance tips - cedarspringspost

Save time and money with easy DIY auto maintenance tips - cedarspringspost | Auto Repair and Maintenance | Scoop.it
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(BPT) – Vehicles are a big investment for families – usually the second highest valued item in a household after the home itself.
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Easy DIY auto repairs that can save you time and money.

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Keep Your Vehicle in Good Shape By Taking It to an Auto Repair Facility

Keep Your Vehicle in Good Shape By Taking It to an Auto Repair Facility | Auto Repair and Maintenance | Scoop.it
Improve the way your vehicle runs by taking it in for service when necessary. Choose the best auto repair facility to ensure that it is handled by the best mechanics.
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How to choose a great auto repair facility.

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My Car Smells: 7 Tips for Getting Rid of Bad Auto Odors

My Car Smells: 7 Tips for Getting Rid of Bad Auto Odors | Auto Repair and Maintenance | Scoop.it
Some car smells need attention because they point to mechanical problems. Fortunately, if car smell is just a plain bad odor, it's usually easy to fix.
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Simple tricks to getting rid of the stink in your vehicle.

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Car Repair Costs Jump 10%, But There's Good News, Too

Car Repair Costs Jump 10%, But There's Good News, Too | Auto Repair and Maintenance | Scoop.it
Trips to the mechanic are rarely cheap, but does it seem like those visits have become even pricier than usual? You're not imagining things.
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The cost of repairs is up, but the frequency of visits is down. Interesting facts on today's car repairs.

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Auto-Repair Shops Tend to Overcharge Women, Except When They Don't - The Atlantic

The Atlantic Auto-Repair Shops Tend to Overcharge Women, Except When They Don't The Atlantic Researchers at Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management teamed up with AutoMD to find out why customers receive different price quotes when...
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Unless you have a good relationship with your auto technician/service advisor, as a woman, you may be getting overcharged for services. But on the flip side, you also may receive better discounts. 

 

Confused about what to do? Wishing that as a woman you were treated the same as your male counterparts, with respect and equality? Check to make sure your auto repair shop is Ask Patty Certified Female Friendly.

 

We have held this certification for the last several years at Victory Auto Service & Glass in Minneapolis, MN, and it's a way for us to let our female customers know that we are committed to treating them with respect and kindness - every time. www.VictoryAutoService.com

 

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Why Auto-Repair Shops Frequently Overcharge Women | The Jane ...

It's easy to imagine employees in male-dominated work environments like car-repair shops succumbing to gender stereotypes.
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To avoid getting overcharged or scammed, make sure your auto repair facility is Ask Patty Certified Female Friendly. Shops with this certification go through special training in how to best treat women with integrity, respect and kindness. Find one here: http://www.askpatty.com/

 

If you live in MN, Victory Auto Service & Glass has five locations in the Minneapolis and St. Paul area that are all Certified Female Friendly and have an excellent reputation for honesty. www.VictoryAutoService.com

 

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