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List of mechanics that have been recommended by DDfers:

Brooklyn
Empire Auto Center
485 Utica Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11203
(718) 756-6050

https://maps.app.goo.gl/wh8Mei7zwZPLJKHQ6

Ashers Auto Repair
3901 16th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11218
Phone: (347) 240-7921

Lakewood

Betzalel Brezner 845-558-5547
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Re: Car Repairs Master Thread
« Reply #270 on: May 31, 2019, 09:23:33 AM »
$15 is standard

might also depend on region
most here in lakewood asking at least $20
what are region are you in?

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Re: Car Repairs Master Thread
« Reply #271 on: May 31, 2019, 12:01:38 PM »
might also depend on region
most here in lakewood asking at least $20
what are region are you in?
I liked PepBoys in Howell. Each one charges different. I think they were $15 or $20.

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Re: Car Repairs Master Thread
« Reply #272 on: May 31, 2019, 12:31:14 PM »
I liked PepBoys in Howell. Each one charges different. I think they were $15 or $20.

you can get local mechanic closer for $20

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Re: Car Repairs Master Thread
« Reply #273 on: May 31, 2019, 01:00:00 PM »
I went to them because local mechanic messed up and wouldn't stand behind his work.

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Re: Car Repairs Master Thread
« Reply #274 on: June 04, 2019, 09:34:03 PM »
I keep getting rear external tail light fill with water -honda  oddsy

No noticable cracks..

What's the deal here?
Two options.
1 - Buy a new tail light.
2 - Drill a small hole in the bottom as was suggested.
I have drilled many holes and it works like a champ.

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Re: Car Repairs Master Thread
« Reply #275 on: June 05, 2019, 07:29:55 PM »
Two options.
1 - Buy a new tail light.
2 - Drill a small hole in the bottom as was suggested.
I have drilled many holes and it works like a champ.
NJ humidity might make a difference. Although I don't think by much
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Re: Car Repairs Master Thread
« Reply #276 on: June 05, 2019, 08:38:33 PM »
NJ humidity might make a difference. Although I don't think by much
These are not airtight units. It already has a crack/hole letting water in.

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Re: Car Repairs Master Thread
« Reply #277 on: June 14, 2019, 01:33:31 AM »
Anyone ever use yourmechanic.com for repairs, sounds intriguing & pretty cheap especially with coupons

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Re: Car Repairs Master Thread
« Reply #278 on: July 20, 2019, 10:22:23 PM »
Some guy left a small scratch on my door over Shabbos, but it's down to the metal. Do I need to send to a body shop or is a paint pen okay?
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Re: Car Repairs Master Thread
« Reply #279 on: July 21, 2019, 12:12:20 AM »
Some guy left a small scratch on my door over Shabbos, but it's down to the metal. Do I need to send to a body shop or is a paint pen okay?
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« Reply #280 on: July 21, 2019, 09:38:05 AM »
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Re: Car Repairs Master Thread
« Reply #281 on: July 31, 2019, 08:23:06 AM »
Any thoughts about purchasing these pair of pads for $88 After 20% off.
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Re: Car Repairs Master Thread
« Reply #282 on: July 31, 2019, 08:30:51 AM »
I use Wagner ThermoQuiet Ceramic Disc Brake Pads. Have had great results with them. The issue is the rotor. Which one do you buy?
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« Reply #283 on: July 31, 2019, 08:33:19 AM »
I use Wagner ThermoQuiet Ceramic Disc Brake Pads. Have had great results with them. The issue is the rotor. Which one do you buy?
And you buy those pads where?

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Re: Car Repairs Master Thread
« Reply #284 on: July 31, 2019, 08:36:11 AM »
And you buy those pads where?
Usually get great deals at Advance Auto with up to 50% off coupons. Also Pepboys (not sure if they are national) has sales all the time. Don't forget CB sites that have up to 20% CB.
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