Posts Tagged: Can I bring my own parts to the mechanic?
Can I bring my own parts to the mechanic? At least once a week I see an auto forum poster say they can get auto parts cheaper than the mechanic’s quote. They want to know if they “can I bring my own parts to a mechanic” and have them install them. Most shops will not install customer provided parts Shops make money on labor and parts profits, just like every other service business. They’re no different than plumbers, electricians or HVAC companies. The average shop markup ranges from 66% to … Read More