IS IT WORTH FIXING?
April 24th, 2014
Most of us that own vehicles have gotten that dreaded (yet expected) call from the service advisor of the shop we’ve dropped our vehicle off to be checked out at. The call telling us what’s wrong with the vehicle, and how much it’s going to cost to fix it.
When faced with a large repair bill, it’s easy to just tell the advisor, “No,” and deal with it when you’re not on the phone faced with an immediate decision. The best bet is to tell the advisor that you need a little while to think it over. All too often I hear, “The car isn’t worth that,” or, “I’m just gonna get another car.” To fix, or not to fix: That is the question. If you honestly believe that the car is not worth fixi ...