Vinnie's Auto Sport

  • 4.9 of 5 stars
6 reviews

196 Monsignor Obrien Hwy, Cambridge, MA 02141, us

(617) 547-6169

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Hours
 
Specialties
Specializes in Air Conditioning work
Specializes in Brakes and Mufflers
Specializes in Radiator work
Loaners
No
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They are always honest
5.0/5
They are competent
4.6/5
Their repair price is reasonable
4.5/5
They complete the work in a timely manner
5.0/5
They respond well when they screw something up
4.8/5
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
5.0/5
I would use this mechanic again
N/A
I would recommend this mechanic to others
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They fix the problem the first time
4.5/5
The shop is located in a safe neighborhood
4.8/5
The hours of operation are convenient for customers
5.0/5
They are near public transportation (or provide loaners, shuttle bus, rides as needed)
4.8/5
Aug 28, 2001
They will only work on foreign cars.
Jul 02, 2005
Since I've started bring my car, A '95 VW GTI VR6, to Vinnie and Louie I wouldn't trust anyone else to work on it. These guys perform miracles and don't charge a fortune for them. They even took my car into their shop on a Sunday and had it ready for me on Monday - I know of no other garage that would have been so accommodating.
Nov 07, 2011
Dec 13, 2004
Wouldn't consider taking my car anywhere else. They're honest, efficient and competent. Maybe they charge a little more than others, but they're worth it. I've never had to take any of my last 3 cars back after repairs (Saab, Nissan and Toyota). Vinnie is an ace - he kept my 1984 Saab alive for years after it should have gone to the scrap heap!
May 10, 2012
Jul 20, 2009
Vinnie and Louie are extremely conscientious, honest mechanics. They are great troubleshooters. I started going to them when my dealer told me that I needed to change all four brakes on my Acura. A close friend recommended Vinnie's shop as they had been maintaining his car for years, and he raved about their competence and service. I gave them a chance, and they explained that because of the physics of stopping, it's rare that all four brakes need work at the same time. The front does most of the work. The same dealer wanted to change the timing belt at 65K miles. Vinnie pointed out that the shop manual stated 107K. I trust them implicitly. The only disadvantage with Vinnie's Auto Sport is that it's absolutely no frills. There is no waiting room, no wi-fi, no coffee, etc, not even a parking lot. They also don't take credit cards for payment. The trade-off is well worth it.

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