# SOLUTION: Mechanic shop charges \$96 for an auto repair job, plus \$54 an hour for labor. The customers bill came out to be \$253. To the nearest hour, how many hours did the mechanic work? H

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Money Word Problems Question 606467: Mechanic shop charges \$96 for an auto repair job, plus \$54 an hour for labor. The customers bill came out to be \$253. To the nearest hour, how many hours did the mechanic work? How do I work this out?Answer by rfer(12654)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!(253-96)/54=2.9 hrs =3 hrs