Study: Transparency Very Important to Consumers

Nov. 11, 2021

Researchers also found that more than half of consumers are more likely to choose an auto repair shop that offers a loyalty program. 

Nov. 11, 2021—Four out of five consumers say transparency is "very important" when choosing an automotive repair shop, according to a new Maru public opinion poll.

The survey, conducted in early October, assessed consumers' preferences when selecting an automotive repair shop.

Researchers also found that more than half of consumers are more likely to choose an auto repair shop that offers a loyalty program (59 percent) and gives back to its local community (54 percent).

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