Almost 25 Percent of DIYers Do Some Research Before Purchasing Ignition Parts According to IMR Inc.’s CCAMS Study

When it comes to ignition parts, DIYers like to have some information before making a purchase. IMR Inc.’s Continuing Consumer Automotive Maintenance Survey (CCAMS) shows that 27.5 percent of those DIYers researching ignition parts visited a website before buying an ignition part while 21.6 percent of called a parts store before buying.

“Based on our CCAMS survey, we found that DIYers feel they need to be better informed when it comes time to replace the ignition parts on their vehicle,” said Bill Thompson, president and CEO of IMR Inc. “With some parts, DIYers feel they can go right to the store and buy the part. However, with more complicated parts like temperature control or ignition, many DIYers try to gather as much information as possible before buying parts.”

Automotive Research Study DIY First Step Ignition Parts Purchase

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