NC has highest car repair costs, according to report
North Carolina leads the country when it comes to high car repair costs, according to a new study.
A study by CarMD reported that North Carolina had the highest costs for car repairs in 2013 at $426.45 for auto parts and labor.
The national average for repairs was $392.49. Massachusetts came in second highest at $424.55.
Nebraska was at the very bottom of the list at $323.57 and was followed by New Hampshire at $336.85.
CarMD analyzed 145,410 vehicles from 1996 to 2013 that were repaired between Jan. 1, 2013 and Dec. 31, 2013. The repairs were all related to the check engine system.