Der Volks Werks

  • 4.6 of 5 stars
3 reviews

626 E Gutierrez St, Santa Barbara, CA 93103, us

(805) 965-2841

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Hours
 
Specialties
Specializes in Brakes and Mufflers
Specializes in Engine Rebuild work
Does body work
Loaners
No
Notes
 
They are always honest
4.7/5
They are competent
4.7/5
Their repair price is reasonable
4.0/5
They complete the work in a timely manner
4.3/5
They respond well when they screw something up
4.3/5
They take the time to explain the problems and necessary repairs
5.0/5
They treat male and female customers in the same manner
5.0/5
They are always honest
4.7/5
I would use this mechanic again
N/A
I would recommend this mechanic to others
N/A
They fix the problem the first time
5.0/5
The shop is located in a safe neighborhood
4.0/5
The hours of operation are convenient for customers
4.3/5
They are near public transportation (or provide loaners, shuttle bus, rides as needed)
4.0/5
Apr 02, 2002
Beware! Dana at Der Volks Verks with tell you more about your make & model (and every model before and after it) than you'll ever want to know! He really cares that you understand just what it going on with your Volk Wagon. Dana insists on EVERYTHING being as close to spec as possible, and specializes in old model VW's of all sorts . . . he even has a Swim Wagon! Until I moved 1100 miles away from him, there is no one else I would let touch my '69 & '72 campers. As Dana sees it, old VW's are like pets -- and he treats them with the love and respect they deserve. I've never met a mechanic in my life that was as fair and skilled.
Mar 11, 2005
Dana Steele is the single most honest and knowledgable VW mechanic in the biz. There is no model that Dana doesn't know about, or have sitting around for that matter. He cares about your car, and loves to give you the low down on what could be happening, what should be happening, and what IS actually happening to your car. Don't accept substitutes. See the only REAL VW mechanic in SB. P.S. If you are able to get your car there, no distance is too far for his work.
Nov 07, 2011

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