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In my shop I limit my techs to only their own vehicle, their wife's and children. Years back I had a policy that techs could work on immediate family members. I soon found that that some techs owned a dozen or so cars in the immediate family. Especially when you consider, Uncle Harry, Aunt Joan, the brother-in-law, their best friends, favorite neighbor, etc. So, I put a stop to that.

 

I have no issue when a tech brings his car in after hours to do an oil change or brake job, but business is business and not having a policy leaves too much to chance and abuse.

 

What’s your policy?

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