At Automotive Defense Specialists you could be forgiven for thinking that we represent drivers who have received a ticket, but we do not represent drivers. We represent technicians and auto repair shops, and they are the only people we represent.
As an auto repair technician, your SMOG check license is your ticket to your income. You need to be licensed to do SMOG checks in California. Losing that license can REALLY hurt your income. If you’re facing an inquiry from the Bureau of Automotive Repair, be sure to get legal representation.
San Francisco, California – October 26, 2021. Automotive Defense Specialists, a team of best-in-class defense attorneys for SMOG shops and auto mechanics is proud to announce a new blog post. The post explains that while managing upset customers may be considered part of a typical day for an auto technician, handling a so-called “accusation” from […]
Oh boy! And you thought it was a great idea to run an auto repair shop in California. It was going to be profitable, and a great way to earn a living. Don’t get us wrong. You’re right. However, there are certain issues when you run an auto repair shop and they are (1) the […]
Running an auto repair shop in California isn’t easy, whether you are in a big city like Los Angeles or a small one such as Lafayette, it’s not all honey and roses. Customers in California can be tough, especially when you have just failed their vehicle.
When you run an auto repair shop, whether in Los Angeles or San Francisco, Eureka or Needles – in fact, anywhere, in California – every now and again you are going to have a dispute with a customer. It can’t be helped, because when you fail a customer’s SMOG check, that customer may get angry. […]