Just think about it, for most people, after a mortgage, a car is one of the most expensive purchases we make. So, how much time and thought did you put into finding a great auto mechanic? Chances are you spend more time planning your vacations! When you choose a mechanic to take care of your car, think of it as “hiring” someone to take care of one of your most expensive possessions. Would you hire someone without checking them out? Well, here are three key things to avoid [as well as a checklist of things to look for] when choosing your next auto mechanic.