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How to be the Best Car Customer Ever (Part 1)

Handsome mechanic and client woman in auto repair shop.Being a great customer does not have to be a daunting task. Your dealer of GMC Trucks in Ontario has put together some tips so you know how to communicate well with your mechanic.

What qualities make up a good customer? Well, you can bet they will be pleasant. Also, they are non-confrontational. The best way to approach your relationship with your mechanic is to avoid coming in looking for a fight or assuming that they are trying to rip you off. This is even more crucial in the event that something does go wrong. In a nutshell, good customers have the same qualities as good friends. They know how to explain their problems clearly. This is important it saves your mechanic hassle and it saves you money. When they know the details clearly, they are most likely to get thing right the first time.  And if you are ever in doubt, bringing in some cookies is never a bad thing.

It is not an unusual thing for mechanics to go out of their way for consistently friendly customers. When you are dealing with a salesperson, you are most likely to want to continue to have them work with you. It works the same way with a mechanic. If you treat them with kindness, they will want to continue to do business with you.

To begin any good relationship with a mechanic, ask for some good recommendations. Then, when you go into the shop, tell them that that you came in because of a recommendation. Let them know what kind of cars you have and what kind of care you are expecting. They will be impressed that you took the time to ask people where the best mechanic is and that you are so concerned with the care of your car.