Oil change scams aren’t new to the world, however, it is still incredibly surprising how many of us are unaware of what’s happening. A chain of quick oil change shops in Ontario kept upselling customers with work that wasn’t needed and CBC-TV Marketplace investigation had found out about their little “shenanigans”.
The employees at these shops are not only forced to tell customers their car needs more work than it does, they are confident enough not to do the services that the customer pays for. Thus, Marketplace decided to test Economy Lube’s service. They have sent 3 test cars which had been extensively examined by Sach-Anderson, a professional mechanic who checked everything and replaced all fluids, ensuring that what those vehicle need is only a simple oil change.
See what happens next in the video below!