The fact that we've built an auto repair shop based on integrity, quality and an overall commitment to "getting it right" is definitely no accident. From the beginning we set our sights on being the best at what we do. Everyday, since 1972, our continued success proves the value in that essential goal. An experienced, expert team is of course what makes it all possible.
Founded South Florida Auto Repair in 1972 and has been a VW certified mechanic since 1966.
General Manager of South Florida Auto Repair since 1989 | USF Graduate - 1986
ASE Certified Mechanic since 1991 | Working on VW’s with father since he was 12 years old
Article in St. Petersburg Times
Almost 20 years Dealer experience
Erwin Tech Center Graduate
VW Fast Track Program Graduate
Joined South Florida Auto Repair in 2010
• Factory-Scheduled Maintenance • Preventive Maintenance • Air Conditioner Service & Repair • Air Filter Replacement • Alternator, Starter, Ignition Service & Repair • Battery Inspection, Service & Replacement • Belt & Hose Inspection, Replacement • Brake Inspection, Service & Repair • Carburetor Rebuild & Repair • Clutch/Drive Train, Rebuild & Repair • Cooling System, Water Pump, Thermostat, Radiator • Electrical Troubleshooting • Emission Diagnosis & Repair • Engine Diagnostics, Rebuild, Repair & Replacement • Exhaust System, Service & Repair • Fluid Leaks, Diagnosis & Repair • Fuel Injection, Pump, Filter • Noise Troubleshooting • Oil Change & Filter Replacement • Oxygen Sensor Diagnosis & Repair • Suspension, Shocks & Steering • Tire Sales, Mounting & Balancing, Rotation • Transaxle Rebuild & Repair • Transmission Rebuild & Repair • Tune-up, Timing, Spark Plugs • Wheel Alignment & Balance
• Full or Partial Restoration
• Customization, Modification & Rebuilds
Have a favorite "classic-in-the-making"? Want to bring new life to your "oldie-but-goody" dream car? Our complete restoration process takes the old and makes it like new again (or better). Interior, exterior and mechanical performance are all brought back to their original specifications. Or, if you have a special customization project in mind, our team can help you reach your goal.
• On-site Parts Inventory
• Parts Locator Service
In our years of operation we have developed quite an on-site inventory of parts. From nuts and bolts to entire engines and body parts. Sold either separately or installed, our parts sevices can fill your needs. We also have a long list of resources and long-time vendors that enable us locate those hard-to-find restoration and OEM parts. Let your search for parts (new or used) begin with us. If we do not have it, we can definitely find it.
Looking for that special part to restore your car? Please call us and let us assist you. If we don't have the part in stock, we work with a wide variety of vendors to get you the part you need.
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"I grew up fixing Volkswagens. Nothing makes me feel prouder than to keep one of these classic cars on the road." Jerry MastroGiovanni