Most motorists will, if they do the average number of kilometres per year, encounter a breakdown of some kind at some stage. This can be annoying and time-consuming as it is, but salt can be rubbed into the wound if they need to wait for a breakdown truck to remove their vehicle to the nearest shop. It would be nice if they could cut that particular part of the equation out, and due to recent developments in the industry, their wish may be about to be granted. What has changed?
Coming to You
When you consider that the average car can spend most of its time parked outside the family home, it's not surprising that many breakdowns take place at this location. Many people will have a garage at home that could double as a temporary mechanic's workshop, if only such a person could be found. The good news is that a mobile mechanic may well be able to come to your property and fix your car, should you be unlucky enough to suffer a breakdown. In this case, you can forget about the breakdown truck altogether, which can potentially save you both time and money in the long run.
But what about all that equipment? A mechanic's workshop will be kitted out with every type of tool needed to fix your car in any eventuality, and how can a mobile mechanic be suitably equipped? Actually, the majority of issues can be fixed with a remarkably small number of tools, and the mechanic will be able to bring most of them with him or her after they have discussed your problem on the phone. Usually, they'll have a fairly good idea of what is wrong with the vehicle before they leave their base and can arrive at your location with all that they need.
Of course, it's possible that other issues may be hiding beneath the surface, and the mechanic may not be able to fix every single issue where your car broke down. There is always the option to transport the vehicle back to the actual workshop, but that is a risk worth taking in the quest for efficiency.
Noting the Number
You will probably find a mobile mechanic service nearby, and it's worth making a note of the number right now. You'll then be ready for any eventuality and can take full advantage of this new trend in your neighbourhood.