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Why an Independent Shop is Better for Your Car, and Your Budget, than a Dealership

Posted by Swedish Motors on Jun 2, 2014 7:13:00 AM

Say you take your beloved 2007 BMW Z8 Roadster to a BMW Dealership here in Lancaster. You describe the funny noise to the service advisor and hand over your keys. They say they’ll call when they have some information. You ask who will be working on your car; but it's not that simple at the large dealerships.  With many technicians working at any given time, and the assembly line production environment, it's hard to know who your beloved BMW will be entrusted too.


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A York BMW Dealership Doesn't Guarantee You The Best Deal Or Service

Posted by Audrey Kushner on Apr 16, 2014 11:26:00 AM

Deciding to take your vehicle to an independent BMW repair shop, instead of a BMW dealership, may not be such a difficult decision after all.

In November and December of 2012, AutoMD.com surveyed 3,000 automobile owners online. 80 percent of the respondents said they felt they had been overcharged for repairs at a dealership, while 90 percent felt they could save more money by visiting an independent shop.


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Yes, You Can Bring Your Factory Warrantied BMW to a York Repair Shop that's Not a BMW Dealership

Posted by Swedish Motors on Apr 14, 2014 7:12:00 AM

For the first four years, or 50,000 miles, your BMW has a good factory warranty. If you went for the extended vehicle protection offered by BMW, well, your car is covered for quite a while.


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