Repair Pal: Car Care 2.0
Car owners, you're in luck. Thanks to RepairPal, you'll be less likely to get ripped off by shady mechanics who inflate prices and care more about money than fixing your car. The just launched site lets you enter information about your automobile along with the problem it's having, and presto – you'll get the fair market estimate for repair and parts. RepairPal users will also be able to create profiles for their cars to keep all repair records, and receive suggested service reminders. It will also give you a detailed list of mechanics in your area that users will be able to comment on and rate. For a small fee ($9-$30) RepairPals experts will also answer tougher questions via email.