Just Not in the Dollars - Tire Review Magazine

Just Not in the Dollars

Think vehicle service work will be the savior in the face of depressed tire sales?

Maybe we need to reconsider that current thought.

Frost & Sullivan reported that consumers, in an effort to save money, may be delaying needed vehicle repairs. The industry researchers said that generally higher costs are pushing consumers away from car dealers and to independent repair shops (like tire dealers), which is always a good thing.

But that same price-based motivation may also be keeping cars out of the shop all together, at least until the driver can afford any needed work.

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– Jim Smith

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