Most Bogus Auto Repair?

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Staff Blog | Jul 05, 2012

Blinker Fluid?  Oh, really?

We've heard some hard-to-believe diagnostic tall-tales over the years. And, to be honest, we've invented a few pretty good ones, ourselves.

Mark "Smoky" Hanson from Fort Collins, Colorado recently wrote us and reminded us of the age-old blinker-fluid-change scam. (Has anyone ever really fallen for that?) Mark also hinted that it might be time for us to have our muffler bearings repacked.

Thanks, Mark. We seen a few transmission rebuilds in your future. Real soon.

That got us thinking: what's the most booooo-gus auto repair you've ever heard of? Let us know!

Share the scams right here-- and if Tom and Ray employ any of them successfully at the garage, we'll cut you in with a commission! Or, would you settle for some fresh blinker fluid?
 

Starting to feel burned after the third muffler bearing job in as many weeks!
Starting to feel burned after the third muffler bearing job in as many weeks!

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