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"I wanted to get my vehicle smogged as quickly as possible at a location near my work.
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had my 4runner smogged in 15 minutes - customer service is as expected from a mechanic - perhaps a bit gruff but overall experience was great."
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and his staff also did any repairs and maintenance I needed on 2 cars I owned previously, a Pontiac
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and a Toyota Camray. Their prices are very fair and their work is exceptional. They always had my car ready as arranged."
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"Excellent. Fast reliable service.
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runs a great ship. Everyone seems to like to work there and are all friendly and service oriented."
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"Job 1: He was working on a car when I came in & said it would be about 6 mins. more. He had a section of the garage set up as a "waiting room." - 2 comfortable chairs & a table loaded w/magazines. He shares the site with a car rental agency. He asked me if I had called earlier, & I affirmed that I had. He drove the car onto the testing site & proceeded to run the tests. He was very professional, & the test was over in about 10 minutes. I told him I had another car to be smogged. He asked questions about it & then told me the cost would be the same for the Subaru. He smiled & I told him I d be back in a few weeks. Job 2: Mr.
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is professional & concerned. I called before I came over & he told me he was with another customer & it would be 20-25 minutes before he could get to my car. I got there a few minutes early & he came out to tell me it would be another 5 minutes, & was very solicitous of my well being. The
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check took 15 minutes & he was friendly, efficient, & professional.
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"I called to see if they needed an appointment. " No, just show up, and here are our hours." I went on a Friday afternoon, they took the vehicle immediately, said come on back in about 20 minutes. I did some shopping, came back in about a half hour and it was ready! Very friendly, and the total cost was exactly what they had said it would be. Very dependable people."
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consisted of courteous and kind employees. They came in and did exactly what I asked them to do. I had no issues with them what so ever. I would hire this auto company in the future when I need them."
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"The technicians there seemed very honest and reliable. They performed the test very quickly and very proficiently. The price was great one of the most inexpensive auto service shops in the area. They have my recommendation."
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"A good thing about this location is that they take appointments, previous stations that I had used did not. I was unaware of this when I arrived.
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was very accommodating to my busy schedule and even though no appointments were available that day, he agreed to perform the check after his last appointment at 5:30. I returned a little early and he was available and performed the check. His price was also less than I had paid before."
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"I was rear-ended on the freeway. The other drivers insurance company used
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appraisals.
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(the company president) came out to see my car. He was very prompt and very professional. His help
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me to find a good body shop and he was honest with his appraisal."
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"I took my car in for two reasons. The first was it had started running "rough" when idling at lights. The second was it needed to be smogged. I knew I would have to leave it overnight, possibly even a day or two. He gave me an initial diagnosis of the trouble, explained everything carefully, and answered all my questions. However, with the smog, he said his machine was down. It was being worked on, but it might not be up in time. I had a deadline to meet for smog. He said not to worry, that if his machine didn't come up and working, he would take my car to another
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nearby and smog it there, if that was alright with me. He said it would not cost me any more than normal. In years past, I have never had a
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(other cities) offer to take my car to another test facility when their machines were down. Amazing service.
Initially, the car would not pass smog. He said that actually, the problem wasn't with the car, but with the car's computer. The car actually ran fine for emissions and would pass smog, but because the computer said something was wrong with the car, it wouldn't let the smog test either proceed or pass (I don't recall which, as it has been a while.) Apparently, on these new cars, if the gas cap is ever not on tight enough, an engine error light comes on. In the past, that had been one of the first issues I had had with the car. He said that tends to mess up the computer and can cause problems down the road, exactly as it did in my case. He gave me an estimate and worse case scenario. He did the repair and it passed smog without problems.
In subsequent conversations with others, everything he said and did was confirmed as accurate. I can't say enough good about C & D Auto Care. I was lucky enough to be referred to them by another long-time and loyal customer. It is rare to find an auto repair place that not only care about their customers, but knows what they are doing.
I highly recommend C & D Auto Care for repairs, service, and smog.
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All Motor Vehicle Inspection in San Diego, CA

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Kwon's Auto Repair

6690 Miramar Rd
San Diego, CA

LA MESA AUTO & TIRE CENTER

2210 FLETCHER PKWY
El Cajon, CA

Ledezma 1 Muffler & Alignment

3232 Main St
Chula Vista, CA

Legends Auto

1060 Auto Center Ct
Carlsbad, CA

LEXUS CARLSBAD

5444 PASEO DEL NORTE
Carlsbad, CA

Luxury Import Care

3691 Via Mercado, Ste #4
La Mesa, CA

Marvin Brown Cadillac SAAB

1441 Camino Del Rio S
San Diego, CA

Maverick Motorworks

1020 Grand Avenue
San Diego, CA

MECHANIC MIKE AUTOMOTIVE

835 N ANDREASEN DR
Escondido, CA

MIDAS AUTO SVC EXPERTS

328 N EL CAMINO REAL
Encinitas, CA

Midas San Diego

1805 Garnet Ave
San Diego, CA

MINSKY MERCEDES & BMW SVC

3727 CONVOY ST
San Diego, CA

Mira Mesa Automotive Repair Inc

9513 Black Mountain Rd
San Diego, CA

MIRAMAR AUTOMOTIVE

9499 Kearny Villa Rd
San Diego, CA

MISSION BAY AUTOMOTIVE

1125 Morena Blvd
San Diego, CA

Moonlight Motors

215 Melrose Ave
Encinitas, CA

MORENA SMOG LLC

1076 MORENA BLVD
San Diego, CA

OB SMOG CHECK TEST CENTER ONLY

4694 VOLTAIRE ST
San Diego, CA

Oceanside Tire And Service Center

499 College Blvd
Oceanside, CA

Ohana Automotive

751 W San Marcos Blvd
San Marcos, CA