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Hey guys I had very good response to my last post so here is another one I need some help with.


I am currently in the planning stage of getting a shop going in Kansas. My question has a few parts to it.


1. How did you guys determine the feasibility or if the shop would make it in your area before starting? Also what resources helped you to come to this conclusion.


2. What types of strategies did you use to nudge your way into the market? Everyone is obviously already getting the work done on their car SOMEWHERE so how do you move into the market and start getting them into your shop? Any resources?


3. Lastly I would just like to hear peoples startup stories from a business perspective just to get an idea of what works and doesn't work in starting and growing an automotive shop.



Thanks guys love this forum!

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