MyCarNeedsA.com has revealed that September is set to be a record breaking "boost" for garages due to upcoming MoTs.
It has been revealed that 74% of motorists rely on independent garages for servicing, MOT and repairs.
Recent research shows dealers are losing thousands of pounds in revenue because they are not completing vehicle health checks.
New research has revealed that motorists in South West London are paying up to £82.89 more for servicing and MOTs, compared to rates less than 200 miles away.
We know that customers are paying on average of 11% more, when they choose a franchised dealer to carry out work.
The main failure points at first MoT have been revealed and they include lighting and signalling, brakes and tyre wear and damage.
Japanese and German 4x4s and SUVs have the highest MoT pass rates, with the Audi Q3 taking the top spot.
Automotive Management Live: Where franchised and independent dealers will find everything they need to know about operating a modern showroom and service and repair facility fit for the digital age.
When: November 7 2019
Where: Birmingham NEC
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