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Top 10 car brands for dealership repair prices

Consumer Reports News: May 17, 2011 09:38 AM

Those getting repairs at Mini and Hyundai dealerships were most satisfied with the prices for car repairs, according to results from our last Annual Survey. Car owners were asked about their car repair experiences in the past 12 months, and while Acura and Porsche were rated among the most satisfying overall, Mini and Hyundai offered the best prices. (See our full report on car repair satisfaction.)

The vast majority of car repair prices showed no meaningful differences according to our survey results, with just those two brands standing out as being truly better than average. Six brands out of 29 got low scores.

Best dealership repair costs

Brand Price at dealership
Mini
Hyundai
Scion
Suzuki
Kia
Buick
Lincoln
Toyota
Cadillac
GMC

These findings are based on more than 108,000 service visits to new car dealerships.

See our full report on repair and maintenance satisfaction.

Visit our guide to car maintenance.

Jeff Bartlett

   

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