Greensboro, NC -- The owner & independent mechanic of Favour Automotive Repair offered a free seminar to help people with car maintenance and repair shop concerns.

"I don't want to say the information is hidden but I think that people are not willing to take the steps to empower themselves," said Kufre Usanga, owner of Favour Automotive Repair, LLC.

Usangatold WFMY News 2, he wanted to empower consumers with this free seminar on Saturday afternoon. He also said, hismission was to educate the community about auto repair maintenance and other auto concerns from customers.

Usanga has been the owner of Favour Automotive Repair for 6 years and has more than 15 years of industry automotive experience. He said, he wanted to pass along his knowledge, whether people comes to his shop or not.

During the seminar, Usanga talked about ways some customers are taken advantage of. Also, participants left with his self-published "Auto Tip" book.

Usanga's repair shop is based in Greensboro.

Favour Automotive offers auto tips on its website, click here for that information. Just click on the "Auto Tips" tab.

You can also check with the Better Business Bureau, to see what customers are complaining about a garage in the area.