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Are All Mechanics Scammers?: Choosing a Mechanic

October 24 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Are All Mechanics Scammers? This class from Mechanic Shop Femme teaches car owners the differences between dealerships, private shops, corporate shops, and franchises. Understanding what shop is the best fit is the first step in a systematic approach to finding a mechanic. Next, you’ll learn where to look for an honest mechanic that fits your needs, how to narrow down that list of shops, and, finally, actually interview the mechanics on your list. After this class, you’ll be well on your way to developing a relationship with a shop that you can grow to trust.

Bio: Chaya Milchtein is an automotive educator, journalist, speaker, and founder of Mechanic Shop Femme. Her work has appeared or been featured in publications ranging from The Chicago Tribune and AARP to Shondaland and Parents Magazine. With seven years in the auto industry under her belt and nearly five years of virtual courses, you’re sure to find her class engaging and her information easy to understand. You can find her on Instagram, TikTok, Facebook, and Twitter.

This program is hosted by Groton Public Library and co-sponsored by the Mystic & Noank Library, Stonington Free Library, Wheeler Library, Otis Library, Waterford Library, and Bill Memorial Library.

Register here to attend this program.