Automobile Repair Fraud

The subcommittee heard testimony on fraud in the automobile repair industry. The hearing occurred after Sears Roebuck and Co. was… read more

The subcommittee heard testimony on fraud in the automobile repair industry. The hearing occurred after Sears Roebuck and Co. was charged with fraud for conducting unnecessary repairs on automobiles brought in for service and inflating repair bills. The subcommittee heard from witnesses on exploitative tactics used by auto repair services to increase business and profits for shops working on commission. Testimony included a videotape of an automobile repair shop performing unnecessary repairs on automobiles. close

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  • Archer, John Managing Director American Automobile Association->Government Affairs
  • Csere, Csaba Director Car and Driver
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Automobile Repair Fraud

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Program ID:
27269-1
Category:
Senate Committee
Format:
Senate Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 21, 1992
Last Aired:
Jul 26, 1992

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  • Jul 21, 1992 | 9:05pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 23, 1992 | 3:51am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 26, 1992 | 4:51pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 26, 1992 | 9:16pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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