MECHANICS: from good to worst

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mylife2live

Pine Mountain, GA

#1 Jan 22, 2013
What mechanics have you used that do excellent work & which ones to avoid. I have heard of some ripoffs here & trying to compare notes. Thanks in advance for any input on the subject.
Bigfoot

Ellijay, GA

#2 Jan 22, 2013
Bears Garage is very good and is very reasonable
Mandy

Ball Ground, GA

#3 Jan 22, 2013
I have always heard Affordable's is not good.
Mimi

Ellijay, GA

#4 Jan 22, 2013
Bigfoot wrote:
Bears Garage is very good and is very reasonable
He's good, but he took forever (a month) to work on my car.
Bo Sanford is good, honest and very reasonably priced.
Pencil Pusher

Ellijay, GA

#5 Jan 23, 2013
Bear's garage and Bo Sanford are the two best in Gilmer and BOTH are honest, fine men. I have used them both and consider myself lucky that I live in a community that has two mechanics I can count on to get the job done and not rip me off.
Driver

United States

#6 Jan 24, 2013
Iv hauled a lot of broke down vehicles around here and Bo and Bear are the most honest iv seen.
Harpers is also a good choice.
mylife2live

Hogansville, GA

#7 Jan 24, 2013
Thanks all of you. These are the ones that I've heard so many good things about. The ones that I've heard horror stories about, noone has even mentioned them so don't know if its true or they would rather not say lol we haven't been in the area long & need a good reasonable mechanic. Thanks again.
resident

Ellijay, GA

#8 Jan 29, 2013
I have used Affordable Auto once wouldn't take a bicycle to them. I call them Affortable Ass rippin charged me double what they quoted! I have always heard good of Bo and Bear's Garage
stillkeepingthef aith

United States

#9 Jan 29, 2013
Bear n Bo I have used. Bear more but they both are jam up.
Doc

Ellijay, GA

#10 Jan 30, 2013
I'd use KARS
Local

Ellijay, GA

#11 Feb 11, 2013
A lot of good mechanics around Ellijay. It depends on what brand of car it is. Bear and Johnny Grizzle is good with most of the older cars. Bo Sanford, KARS, Absolute Tires and Harper's is good all around. The best Toyota and Honda mechanic is William Colwell but that is by appointment and recommendation only.

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