billcmat replied to the topic Who is this Secret Santa for Independent Auto Repair Shops? in the forum Everything Else 4 months, 3 weeks ago
The death of full service fuel stations also contributed to this problem. Nobody checks ANYTHING when they fill up now.
Some cars now have low oil indication systems, but I have seen them ignored too.
Can’t fix stupid!!
The same ol, same ol. As long as shops want to put the burden of making a profit on the backs of techs, nothing will change.
Until the unfair practice of flat-rate pay goes away, techs will always be at the mercy […]
I agree with josephautomotive, the pay system has to change or techs that can fix these complex networks on wheels will be gone!
As far as factory training, it is good for learning system operation and design, but as far as diagnosis, it is whoefully inadequate! I just attended a factory class, and the information could have been had easily by…[Read more]