Originally Posted by Julian
They're going to drain the coolant anyway...
One thing to check is that they aren't just adding up the book rate for each individual job. As I said, they're going to have to remove most of those parts anyway, so charging you book rate to change a water pump while charging you book rate to change a timing belt (et al.) would be a rip.
That makes sense. I kinda know the son of the owner so they said they tried to help me out by working with the labor charges. I'll check the charges to make sure they are not charging labor for each thing when I pay tomorrow.