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Motorists can save nearly £30 an hour by going independent, according to Warranty Direct’s annual labour rates study.
London is the most expensive place to fix a car, at an average £91.99 an hour and is also home to the three garages in the UK charging over £200 an hour. Otherwise, the South East dominated the top 10 dearest regions. The North of England and Scotland made up the majority of the least expensive places to fix your car.
Warranty Direct managing director, David Gerrans, said: “While labour rates remain fairly steady, London continues to set new benchmarks for the cost of getting car repairs, with a jaw-dropping rate from one garage that would have many motorists rubbing their eyes in disbelief.”