Park Automotive Service

  • 4.8 of 5 stars
17 reviews

3040 Park Blvd, Palo Alto, CA 94306, us

(650) 326-7801

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Hours
 
Specialties
Specializes in Air Conditioning work
Specializes in Brakes and Mufflers
Specializes in Engine Rebuild work
Loaners
No
Notes
 
They are always honest
4.8/5
They are competent
4.9/5
Their repair price is reasonable
4.6/5
They complete the work in a timely manner
4.9/5
They respond well when they screw something up
4.7/5
They take the time to explain the problems and necessary repairs
4.3/5
They treat male and female customers in the same manner
5.0/5
They are always honest
4.8/5
I would use this mechanic again
5.0/5
I would recommend this mechanic to others
5.0/5
They fix the problem the first time
4.8/5
The shop is located in a safe neighborhood
4.7/5
The hours of operation are convenient for customers
4.1/5
They are near public transportation (or provide loaners, shuttle bus, rides as needed)
4.2/5
Jul 26, 2006
These guys are great. If they cannot fix something, they admit it up front and suggest an alternative. Otherwise, they do what needs to done and then make suggests for things to be done in the future.
Jan 06, 2007
I have been a customer of this shop for more than 10 years and have been very happy with their work. PARK AUTOMOTIVE is a local treasure. It is such a comfort to have knowledgable, honest, reasonably-priced mechanics to turn to when car emergencies inevitably happen and when routine maintence tasks need to be done. I have recommended them to several friends who have also been happy and have made Don and Dennis their permanent mechanics. Thanks Don and Dennis!
May 28, 2007
I discovered this shop through co-workers who have used Park Auto.. It was highly recommended and have used the shop for the last ten years for my Honda, Toyota, my girlfriends Pontiac, Saturn, and motorhome. I have recommended Don and Dennis to people I work with and also a lady I met at the gym. She now uses the shop for all repairs on her old Toyota.
Nov 07, 2011
Oct 19, 2007
Don is one of the finest mechanics I've ever met. He is honest and extremely competent. He works in a timely manner and usually nails the problem and fixes it the first time out. He is one of the few mechanics I've seen that rates a check mark on both quality and price in the Bay Area Checkbook rating service. Both are well deserved.
Jan 19, 2014
  • sghiassy
This shop is great! Don, the owner?, is a friendly guy who is always available to help talk to you about your car. I've taken my 2005 Subaru Outback, and my wife's 2006 Honda Accord there several times and Don has always given me advice on how to avoid having a large repair bill. His prices are reasonable, especially for Palo Alto, and he is very honest. I certainly feel lucky to have found such a trustworthy and competent mechanic I can rely on.
Jul 15, 2015
  • JVJ
Sad to report that after 35+ years, Don was forced to close Park Automotive by the City of Palo Alto who declared the area "a blight".

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