Jim's Automotive

  • 3.9 of 5 stars
9 reviews

4401 Lead Ave Se, Albuquerque, NM 87108, us

(505) 256-1531

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They are always honest
They are competent
Their repair price is reasonable
They complete the work in a timely manner
They respond well when they screw something up
They take the time to explain the problems and necessary repairs
They treat male and female customers in the same manner
They are always honest
I would use this mechanic again
I would recommend this mechanic to others
They fix the problem the first time
The shop is located in a safe neighborhood
The hours of operation are convenient for customers
They are near public transportation (or provide loaners, shuttle bus, rides as needed)
Nov 06, 2011
Jun 02, 2008
I believe them to be the most competent and honest folks I have ever come across in their line of work. They not only treat male and female customers equally, but also have a female mechanic (Bridie). They are the best.
Nov 29, 2001
Thay charged about the same as the dealer wanted to replace my clutch and did it right the first time. They didn't leave spare parts under my hood like Garcia Honda did & they fixed more than they charged me for. Without asking or charging me they also fixed my exhaust rattle which had been driving me nuts. I'd much rather go to these guys than the dealer, these guys seem competent & honest. Several friends told me "They ain't cheap, but they always do good work."
Nov 06, 2011
Jun 07, 2004
They are smart, competent and fun to deal with. They've gone above and beyond on all our cars for about 12 years. Mostly Volvos (now with 250K plus mile on them) but they've tacked Toyotas and even rebuilt the rear end of our Toyota- body RV.
Aug 08, 2004
They were recommended by an acquaintance who belonged to the New Mexico Oldsmobile Club and who knew Jim personally. I have never regreted taking my car to them and have developed a smart alec friendly relationship with them. I drive an 1981 Pontiac Grand Prix that they lovingly (?) call the "blue dinosaur." They "ain't cheap," but they are worth it.
Nov 06, 2011
Jun 18, 2007
Jim and the guys are the first mechanics I've ever dealt with who didn't get a greedy glint when they say my 4'10 woman in a suit self coming through the door. They take terrific care of both vehicles, donate to our school fundraisers when asked, don't laugh too hard when the problem ends up being a melted crayon in the van door, or a national park ticket stub in the AC, making that ultra loud noise. A great shop. Not cheap, but great.
Nov 25, 2009
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Jim's Automotive Inc. has been fantastic for many years. I would never go anywhere else in Albuquerque.

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