Originally posted by 60convert
actually if you are a good reputable small 2-3 bay shop you are probally makeing 2-3fold what all the good years firestones car-x and tires plusses are making even the dealers are kinda slow now but the smaller shops will always be busy, but you have to be reputable to get that way and that takes a lot of time
my repair shop is a 3 time repair shop of the year and we don't make the kind of money a firestone or a goodyear make.
we are a small 2 bay repair shop with a dyno and we are always busy. you can't compete with big chains.
they will always make more than the small business man.