Originally Posted by deano555
I have to agree.
No markup on the tyre, then factor in the taxman, the hire (or purchase of the alignment system) staff wages plus all the other overheads to run a business. The profit is very little.
If I had a garage I wouldn't entertain customers bringing in their own products. You don't take your own chicken to a restaurant.
It amazes me how the general public think everything goes straight in the owner's pocket...
EDIT .. The OP is Scottish so that might have something to do with it.
Yeah fair call, though i did use them for last basic service and may be booking in with them soon for the 5 year service (provided my rims dont get damaged
. Though theres less alternatives up here, unlike London where its more competitive for business