Streetwise Drivers Club App Now Features Openbay Auto Repair Marketplace

Partnership delivers additional savings, safety and convenience for app users ENCINO, Calif., (August 30, 2016) – Streetwise Drivers ClubTM, the app that rewards smart drivers with deals on everything from dining and gift cards to tires and insurance, announced today the launch of a new enhancement connecting app users with Openbay, the auto-repair marketplace. Openbay…

Did You Know: Openbay Recommended Top Shops

We know car repair can be a painful experience. Many Americans avoid it — an estimated $60-billion worth of auto repair and maintenance work is left undone each year.  Too often, people ignore  check-engine lights, oil changes and squeaky brakes. If you value your safety and that of your passengers, ignoring your vehicle’s basic maintenance and…

Hybrid Car Battery

Thinking about getting a green car but concerned about hybrid car-battery costs? Good news: we’ve broken down the expected costs to help with your decision. Short answer: a  hybrid-car battery costs around $3,000-$5,000 for the most common hybrid, the Toyota Prius. The larger battery pack used in plug-in hybrids costs proportionally more. The plug-in Prius uses two battery packs,…

Openbay: Android Pay & Multi-Media Messages

Great news for users of Openbay’s Android mobile app — Openbay now accepts Android Pay, and has added multi-media messaging functionality. About Android Pay on Openbay Now, when consumers need auto repair and maintenance service, they can compare, book and pay for local automotive service through Openbay without ever having to take out a wallet….

Arto's Service Station Watertown MA Openbay Recommended Service Provider

Arto Dermovsesian has been with Openbay since the company’s early days, and his shop, Arto’s Service Station, is an Openbay Recommended business that has been around for 17 years. We dropped in at Arto’s, which is in a prime location in Watertown, MA, near plenty of foot traffic, to learn more about about Dermovsesian’s business and his experience working with…