(Executive summary) Dealership vs. independent: How Canadian vehicle owners choose a service provider, 2024 edition

As part of the Consumer Behaviour Series, the executive summary of the “Dealership vs. independent: How Canadian vehicle owners choose a service provider” report provides readers with an overview of the primary findings and outcomes associated with the preferences and attitudes of Canadian vehicle owners. 

For more details, download the full report. 

The report provides insight on valuable information, such as: 

  • Vehicle owner attitudes towards dealerships and independent shops 
  • What affects customer loyalty 

The executive summary is available to AIA Canada members and non-members.


Park N Fly Benefits

How the program works

  • Members select their departure city from the drop-down menu
    1. Choose Valet or Self-Park where applicable
    2. Enter their outbound and return dates
    3. Click find your rate
    4. The rates will automatically load
    5. Print a copy of the coupon
  • When exiting the lot
    1. Scan the printed Park’N Fly coupon at the Self-Park pay station
  • If members are using a Valet location
    • Hand a copy of the printed voucher to the agent at check-out or give them the discount code 1120313 once the code is entered by the agent the rate will automatically append to the AIA Canada rate program.
  • Discount Code 1120313
  • At check out members simply scan their pre-printed coupon the Valet or Self-Park pay station
  • When exiting the lot
    • Select form of payment
      1. Credit card
      2. Debit card
    • If they have any difficulties simply
      1. Manually enter 1120313 at the pay station and the rate will be applied
    • Scan the Park’N Fly ticket