Why Are People Choosing Us?
Boulder's auto repair experts... with a personal touch.
Who we are:
At John’s Auto Care, we combine old-fashioned values with the very latest in auto repair technology. Leaders in Boulder car repair and service since 2005, we work on all import and domestic cars, SUVs and light trucks. Owner, John Argrow, has been an auto mechanic in Boulder for over 15 years, with many devoted customers from Boulder County, Longmont, Broomfield, Westminster and surrounding areas. We value the long-term patronage of our clients and are proud of the relationships we’ve built with them. We understand that trust is something that must be earned, and work hard to exceed our customer’s expectations.
Our talented team of handpicked mechanics has a thorough understanding of even the most complicated car and truck problems … along with a true passion for people! Our customer service motto: Treat the customer the way you’d want your mother to be treated.
We genuinely want you to enjoy your experience with us and strive to keep you and your family safe on the road for miles of worry-free driving! You won’t find a more friendly and dependable auto repair shop committed to providing you with exceptional customer care and on-time service.
What we do:
Whether you own an import or domestic car, truck or SUV, we offer a complete array of affordable preventative maintenance services and can diagnose and repair just about any issue that may come up – from oil changes and tune-ups to computer diagnostics and engine repairs and everything in-between.
Our ASE-certified auto mechanics conduct a thorough FREE inspection with each visit to ensure your vehicle is safe, help avoid costly repairs and optimize gas mileage. Understanding that most people do not have unlimited funds available at will, we make sure each customer is informed of any and all services or repairs that are called for; render a detailed estimate for each; and help prioritize any work needed or recommended so customers can budget and plan. We then send reminders of any work needed so issues can be addressed BEFORE they become a problem – saving money and headaches down the road. Bring your car to us and you’ll never have to worry about it again.
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