As a car owner, it is crucial to know which car workshop that you can always run to if there’s any problem with your car.
Not only for emergency breakdowns but also for your car’s scheduled maintenance.
But deciding which workshop to go to for maintenance or repairs can be challenging especially if you are a new car owner.
Worry not because we have tips to help you so that you can find the best car workshop!
Some of the aspects you have to look into when looking for an auto repair workshop are knowledge, experience and reputation.
However it is not as easy as it seems.
That is why we advise you to follow these tips:
One of the best ways to find a good car workshop is by asking their customers.
We don’t mean you have to go into workshops and ask for their customer’s opinions.
These customers can be among you– your friends, family and neighbors!
Since these people are within your circle of trust, you can rest assured that they will recommend the best workshops they know.
You can always find local mechanics and car workshops on the internet.
There are also sites that let customers review the workshop and share their experiences which will reflect the reputation and services provided by the workshops.
Many workshops specialise in certain makes so you might want to look for one that focuses on your car brand.
Finding a workshop that knows your vehicle is useful as the employees are experienced with cars of your range.
Apart from that, these workshops tend to have the equipment to fix your vehicle.
When you are surveying, make sure you look for workshops that have certifications and are doing their repair services legally.
Also, it is advised to choose a shop that displays the certifications of its mechanics and technicians.
Therefore, you can rest assured that the technicians are equipped with knowledge and trained to repair your car.
In some cases, if you are under warranty, you may have to visit workshops that are affiliated with the car dealership or have the repair performed by the dealer.
If you violate your warranty, you may find that your car is no longer covered under the agreement.
One way to find out is to get clarifications from your dealer.
If you are no longer under warranty and want to repair at a workshop, ask for what kind of guarantees that they can give you as warranties vary among shops.
This tip is especially important if you are planning for expensive repairs.
You are advised to ask several workshops for their rates and find the one that suits your own budget.
It is also wise to keep in mind the warranties they offer when you compare the prices.
There are advantages to bringing your car to the dealership that you bought your car from.
For instance, your dealership will be committed to offer the best customer service, warranties on all work, get parts with the best qualities and skilled technicians who specialise in your car.
However, you can expect the price to be quite high so if you are tight on the money, we advise you to find other workshops.
If you want to know if the workshop is good, go for a visit and observe.
The parking lot should hold cars that are similar in value to yours and the working stations should be tidy and uncluttered.
The office and waiting room should also be neat as well.
If you have found a workshop that has good reviews and reputation, take your car in for something small like an oil change.
Try out their service and see if you are satisfied with the price, quality and timeline of the service.
Once you are confident with the workshop, you now have one workshop you can run to for a more serious repair.
It is best to find a workshop that is convenient for you.
There is no point finding good workshops when it is hours away from you.
And that is why you need the POMEN App!
With the POMEN App, you can now find the nearest workshop for your car repairs and maintenance.
You can even get roadside assistance in case your car breaks down in the middle of the road.
POMEN has a nationwide network of qualified car workshops providing the fastest, safest and the most innovative roadside services.
And you don’t have to worry because the workshops and mechanics under POMEN Merchant were carefully selected to give you the best services.
Other than car service and maintenance, POMEN also offers services to repair battery problems, tyre replacement and roadside assistance.
With POMEN, you can get service anytime and anywhere as they provide 24/7/365 service anywhere in Malaysia.
You can also receive real-time updates and track arrival of the service provider on the map through the POMEN App.
The best part is that you pay only what you agreed and the payment is hassle-free as all credit and debit cards are accepted.
You can now travel worry-free with the POMEN App now that you know wherever you go, you always have POMEN on standby if you need them.