There’s nothing worse than taking your car to a repair shop and getting unnecessary repairs.

We all have stories or have heard stories about mechanics that lie and overcharge on services. 

To avoid getting ripped off by a mechanic you should follow the tips below.




Following these three tips will help you avoid getting scammed by a bad mechanic.  When talking with your mechanic, check to see if they use parts made by the manufacturer.

For example if you have a Toyota, you would want to ask them if they use genuine OEM parts.  These types of parts are specifically engineered for your vehicle, which improves performance.