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periodically repair or maintenance photos will be posted to illustrate the broad range of services we provide. please visit our facebook page for weekly updates!

Not only do we do repairs, but we can also perform all of your factory recommended maintenance. This can include fluid changes, tune-ups, and timing belts.

Shown here is a timing belt being replaced on a 2002 Toyota Tundra V8.



A broken timing belt can cause severe and costly engine damage.

Not all engines have timing belts, but the ones that do it is imperative to replace at the manufacturers recommend interval. The average mileage replacement is 90k.

If you are unsure if your vehicle possesses a timing belt please do not hesitate to call. We can inform you over the phone and even give an estimate for replacement. 941-468-0993



It is very dangerous to let this happen to brake pads. To the left shows what happens when the pad itself is completely worn trough and only the metal backing pad is left. This makes a horrific grinding noise and ruins the brake rotor which could have potentially been saved.

On the right side shows a new brake pad for comparison.


We service both import (Asian and European), and domestic vehicles. Here we have a Mercedes SLK320 in for maintenance.


2002 Corvette headlamp motor replacement. We always take extra caution to protect your vehicle from damage and dirt.

A service we provide that many do not know about is the installation of trailer hitches complete with wiring harness. Here we have a 2016 Kia Sorrento.


2008 Acura MDX timing belt and water pump replacement.

2002 Corvette hazard switch replacement. Yes, the dashboard needed to be removed to access it! 
Toyota Prius hybrid battery replacement.