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Asked by Mar 07, 2017 at 11:20 AM

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How much do automotive technician save a year on fixing
and maintaining their own cars?

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That largely depends on the vehicle, but it can be anywhere from 1500 to 2000 a year.

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A few thousand

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depends how often their car needs work

140,165

That would depend on the vehicle and how many miles driven but I figure I have saved tens of thousands of dollars over the years. Routine maintenance savings is probably a thousand or two a year.

26,045

Lifetime savings would net at least price of a new car for you. If your young DIY and put savings toward your retirement.

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..as long as you abide by the wise words =a man got to know his limitations.. (Magnum Force)

26,045

Yep and the more you do on your ride can turn into done too much customizing & modification or upgrades to ever get you money back out of it. Get a good easy to work on ride and do what needs done and work on some ways to make money off it when your done with it or on others cars.

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