RepairPal -- free app for auto repair and roadside assistance

Let's hope that you never have to use RepairPal. But you really ought to have it on your iPhone just in case. If you're out and about and your car breaks down, you'll need this app. This free application gives you information ranging from diagnosing a problem, estimating a fair repair price, and finding the right mechanic to do the work. 

The application combines the award-winning features of the website with the location-based functionality of the iPhone. It helps you know if you're getting a fair price, find and get in touch with a local mechanic, and instantly contact Roadside Assistance with one-touch access to emergency roadside providers, including most auto manufacturer help lines.



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Jim Karpen

Jim Karpen holds a Ph.D. in literature and writing, and has a love of gizmos. His doctoral dissertation focused on the revolutionary consequences of digital technologies and anticipated some of the developments taking place in the industry today. Jim has been writing about the Internet and technology since 1994 and has been using Apple's visionary products for decades.