As coronavirus cases surge in several U.S. states, more customers are postponing work on their vehicles.
According to the latest Cox Automotive COVID-19 consumer and dealer impact studies, 26 percent of consumers surveyed July 24-25 said they are delaying vehicle service or repair because of the pandemic. That was up from 23 percent just two weeks earlier but down from a high of 40 percent in early April. Of those delaying service, 39 percent in the latest survey said it was because they were driving less. Other highlights: