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Andrea S.
Mount Vernon, OH
Chevrolet Cruze
Verified Customer
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04/03/2020
I am not sure
This was sent to the wrong person. We live in cincinnati

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Greg S.
Mount Vernon, OH
Ford F-150
Verified Customer
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01/18/2019 Category: Service
Greg said the estimate they gave was so high that the insurance company totaled the vehicle, and he fixed the vehicle himself. He stated they told the insurance company the parts were new, when they were actually used parts. He would not recommend them because they are not an honest business.
Jim A. from Howard Street Autocare Center responded on 01/22/2019

Greg,

Due to the strict part replacement guidelines that your insurance agency requires, we were unable to fluctuate as we normally would on selection of usable parts. Our office staff works tirelessly to find the best prices for our customers on a daily basis through our vast array of resources. However, when a third party entity limits the suppliers & condition (new vs. used / OEM vs. aftermarket) of parts, our hands are tied in regards to "shopping around" to find you the best deal. 

In regards to your labor in fixing your own vehicle; this is an option that anyone has. Much the same as fixing your refrigerator when it breaks or building a fence around your property; you pay for the expertise of a professional. We understand that DIY repairs are always cheaper initially (though often times not long term); and can be performed on your most convenient schedule. The simple fact is this: Towing a vehicle to the area's leading repair shop without notice and expecting them to put the vehicle ahead of others that were already scheduled for repairs; in addition to expecting them to fix it at the cost you could do the job yourself; is farfetched at best. Especially in regards to an insurance claim, there is a process. In regards to our shop, there is a schedule. In regards to labor and parts, there are guidelines. 

We maintain such a high consumer rating because we follow all of these guidelines. We are fair, and unbiased in our quotes/scheduling/processes. If you misunderstood or chose to overlook any of these aspects that were outlined to you when you brought the vehicle in & in your insurance policy regarding part replacement, that is an aspect that is out of our control. Each customer that walks through our door is treated with the same level of honesty, compassion, and drive towards getting them back on the road as soon as possible, at the best price possible. Much like our scheduling and the insurance policy regarding part replacement, we hold ourselves to these standards without compromise. 


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Matt S.
Howard, OH
Ford Pickup
Verified Customer
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02/03/2015 Category: Service
Matt said they messed up the shaft to his four wheel drive and the service is not as good as it once was.

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Marsha N.
Howard, OH
Chevrolet TrailBlazer
Verified Customer
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10/10/2014 Category: Service
Marsha said this business told her it would be worked on starting Wednesday but they didn't start until Thursday afternoon. They told her she had no oil in the vehicle but she checked before and after the visit and the oil was about full. Do to this situation she would not recommend others to this facility.