Automotive in Vancouver

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An independently operated full-service maintenance oasis, Autobots Automotive Repairs is staffed by certified mechanics with the extensive know-how necessary to repair injured vehicles and perform basic upkeep and safety checks. Autobots alleviates common auto ailments ranging from engine repair to proper diagnosis of an ominously blinking "check engine" light. A thorough 26-point maintenance package leaves no nut or bolt uninvestigated, whisking customers' cars through a checkup of basic operations that includes replacement of engine oil and filter, a full brake-system inspection, and a vehicle road test that checks the car's ability to handle shock absorption and rumours generated by envious scooters.

1751 Ontario St
Vancouver,
BC
CA

For a decade and counting, the certified technicians at Unique Auto Glass Doctor Repairs have been mending chipped windshields with their auto-glass repair and replacement services. Versed in all types of vehicle makes, models, and zodiac signs, they conveniently offer same-day windshield replacement, mobile glass-repair services, and loaner cars, if needed. The grounds of Unique Auto Glass Doctor Repairs feature a car wash facility, too, where drivers can have their vehicles or pet elephants hand washed, hand waxed, and detailed.

365 2nd Ave W
Vancouver,
BC
CA

Drawing on half a century of automotive service, Midas helps drivers to prolong vehicle vigour with factory-recommended maintenance services. Mechanics pop car hoods to perform oil changes with standard and temperature-durable synthetic solutions, taking time to inspect belts, hoses, fluids, and the air conditioner's resident penguin. Armed with efficient catalytic converters built to US EPA standards, the staff helps to shrink harmful emissions during muffler and exhaust-system checks. Trained technicians augment brake services with lifetime guarantees and curate healthy, evenly worn tires with rotations or replacements from Goodyear, Michelin, Firestone, and Bridgestone.

1688 Main St
Vancouver,
BC
CA

Brian Jessel Autohaus is a local port of call for high-performance European vehicles. Its showroom stocks shiny, high-octane roadsters from BMW, Audi, and Mercedes-Benz. The team of certified and factory-trained technicians preps each vehicle for sale with an extensive 50-point safety inspection and can also supercharge vehicles for speed with KW suspension systems, Toyo tires, and Akrapovic exhaust units. To keep vehicles looking their best, the dealership’s auto spa pampers rides with heaps of hand wax, gentle chamois drying, detailing of doorjambs, and tar removal.

1515 Boundary Rd
Vancouver,
BC
CA

The highly trained technicians at Jiffy Lube tend to about 24 million customers each year with services such as the Jiffy Lube Signature Service Oil Change package, which helps promote the longevity of each vehicle. Staffers acknowledge that oil plays a crucial role in maximizing the lifespan of each car—it cools the motor and helps prevent moving parts from deteriorating. More than 20,000 technicians—all of which have completed an extensive training program certified by the National Institute Automotive Service Excellence (ASE)—service vehicles at Jiffy Lube. In addition to performing oil changes, technicians offer preventative services such as air-filtration and electrical-system maintenance, among others. Jiffy Lube’s quality pledge includes a commitment to transparency, which stipulates that they will inform car owners of any necessary services, complete a service only after it has been approved, and refuse to replace windshields with saran wrap.

394 Kingsway
Vancouver,
BC
CA

Most auto-repair shops fail to list employee bios on their websites. Auto Repairs R "Wee" gladly provides background information about its crew of licensed technicians, or "car doctors." Of the garage's small staff, notable members include owner Wee Wong, a stickler for customer satisfaction, and his business partner, Brian Parks, who has more than 30 years of automobile-repair experience. After a free estimate, a technician takes into account an automobile's history and food allergies before diagnosing or treating the problem. Services range from small to large and include oil changes, wheel alignment, and CV-boot replacement. Free courtesy cars and a shuttle are available to customers, and all services are guaranteed.

1115 Kingsway
Vancouver,
BC
CA