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Welcome to Petro Auto Care "Your Dealership Alternative",
your car service in Spring Valley, CA!

PROUDLY SERVICING THE FOLLOWING COMMUNITIES

Chula Vista • Bonita • Eastlake • National City • La Mesa • Lemon Grove • El Cajon • South Bay

If you’re looking for auto repair in Spring Valley, CA, you’ve found us. Here at Petro Auto Care "Your Dealership Alternative" we work hard to earn your trust and loyalty. We know how important it is to find a Spring Valley car service you can rely on, so your satisfaction is our top priority each and every day.

Here at Petro Auto Care "Your Dealership Alternative" we understand what makes customer service truly outstanding. You will feel the difference exceptional customer care makes when you work with us. We know auto repair in Spring Valley offers you lots of choices, and we aim to provide the kind of caring customer service that will bring you back.

Our professional automotive service offers you years of combined expertise from our well-trained technicians. We treat our auto repair professionals well because we value their skill and can-do attitude. We know our team sets us apart, saving you time and money, not to mention worry. When it comes to auto repair in Spring Valley, we are totally confident that Petro Auto Care "Your Dealership Alternative" is the best option in town!

“Our mission is to provide an unmatched level of automotive service and repair experience. We value our customers by providing the highest quality parts and services at a fair, honest, and competitive price.”

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About Petro Auto Care "Your Dealership Alternative" Spring Valley, CA

Since 1994, Family Owned & Operated Petro Auto Care "Your Dealership Alternative" has been there for the people of Spring Valley. We love what we do, and that basic fact fuels our business. We are dedicated to our customers, and that’s why they stick with us—the best auto repair Spring Valley has to offer.

Our family of technicians and service staff sees their work here at Petro Auto Care "Your Dealership Alternative" as more than a job. It’s their vocation and livelihood. Each member of our team is invested in your satisfaction.

Petro Auto Care "Your Dealership Alternative" was founded on the basic idea that everyone deserves respect. It is our mission to treat each person that comes through our door with dignity and sensitivity. We believe this attention to detail has paid off by providing us with our loyal, friendly family of customers. That’s what makes Petro Auto Care "Your Dealership Alternative" the best car service in Spring Valley!

Are you ready to experience the best Spring Valley car service available? Please give us a call or make an appointment here.

The Absolute Best Car Service in Spring Valley, CA

What sets Petro Auto Care "Your Dealership Alternative" apart from all of the others in Spring Valley, CA?

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in Spring Valley, CA, it’s all about earning loyalty and trust by doing our very best every day. We are determined to earn and keep your trust.

Talent: At Petro Auto Care "Your Dealership Alternative", you can rest easy knowing that our highly-skilled, experienced auto service professionals are handling your car. Our technicians bring years of experience, skill, and education to the Spring Valley auto repair table.

Time: We take the time we need to provide you with top quality car service in Spring Valley, CA, and we take the time to talk to you about what that means. We listen to you so we understand your needs and goals for your auto repair.

Recently Serviced Vehicles

2018 Nissan Sentra

Nissan Sentra

Mileage
121,454
Service Date
8/9/2022
Services Performed
  • -drain engine oil & refill with replacement of filter.
  • Noise in rear by muffler
  • Remove & Install Exhaust Manifold Weld Exhaust at seam
 
Manuel G. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/9/2022

2016 Fiat 500X

Fiat 500X

Mileage
71,077
Service Date
8/3/2022
Services Performed
  • brake pads in front metal to metal. Rear ok at this time – at 6mm.
  • Get price for pass side door panel on bottom
 
Edy M. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/3/2022

2005 Volvo S40

Volvo S40

Mileage
187,231
Service Date
7/26/2022
Services Performed
  • tech found pcv vent system not working. Advised to replace crank case breather valve integrated into oil filter housing. Axles – right side noise/play, left side play. Pass side seal leaking – recommend both seals.
  • AXLE SHAFT ASSEMBLY – Remove & Install or Remove & Replace – Left,Front Axle – [NOTE: For Independent Suspension Type Axles, Axle Shaft Assembly consists of Axle Shaft, Boots and Joints.]
  • AXLE SHAFT ASSEMBLY – Remove & Install or Remove & Replace – Right,Front Axle – [NOTE: For Independent Suspension Type Axles, Axle Shaft Assembly consists of Axle Shaft, Boots and Joints.]
  • Remove & Replace Axle Seals
  • CRANKCASE VENT CONTROL VALVE – Remove & Replace
  • PCV VALVE Hose & Valve – Remove & Replace (rear of engine)
  • -drain engine oil & refill with replacement of filter.
 
ROBERTO K. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/27/2022

2014 Chevrolet Captiva Sport

Chevrolet Captiva Sport

Mileage
126,192
Service Date
7/26/2022
Services Performed
  • AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION FLUID – Drain & Refill – [Includes: Confirm Fluid temperature for level check.]
 
Noel M. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/26/2022

2004 Ford Expedition

Ford Expedition

Mileage
132,978
Service Date
7/12/2022
Services Performed
  • Inspect & Report for complaint of needed repairs to broken spindle on pass side front
  • Knuckle broken – tie rod bent inside piece of knucle and not able to remove
  • Perform Computer Wheel Alignment
  • .radiator was replaced, not sure if fans coming on, vehicle heating up.
 
Isidro S. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/15/2022

2010 Chevrolet Equinox

Chevrolet Equinox

Mileage
108,989
Service Date
7/14/2022
Services Performed
  • NO WARRANTY THAT LEAKS DO NOT EXISTS. THIS PRICE DOES NOT COVER ANY COSTS ON REPAIRING LEAKS. CUSTOMER NOTIFIED THAT PRICE OF FREON IS $19.98 PER HALF LB OF R134
 
Jennifer O. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/15/2022

2010 Honda CR-V

Honda CR-V

Mileage
134,281
Service Date
7/6/2022
Services Performed
  • EXHAUST MANIFOLD &/OR GASKET – Remove & Replace
 
Tessa O. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/7/2022

2014 BMW X1

BMW X1

Mileage
69,813
Service Date
7/1/2022
Services Performed
  • Pressure tested cooling system and found leak at radiator – recommend replacement of radiator with upper and lower radiator hoses. Thermostat recommended as per preventative maintenance. Confirmed Transfer case leaking at case – Recommend reseal.
  • Inspect Tie Rod Bushings – customer was told leaking.
  • Rear brakes did not make noise at this time. Rear brake pads at 8mm. – Rear brakes OK at this time. Customer advised if noise continues will need replacement of pads & rotors to correct noise.
  • RADIATOR – Remove & Replace – [Includes: Bleed System (where applicable).]
  • RADIATOR HOSE – Remove & Replace – Both – [DOES NOT include Bleed System.]
  • THERMOSTAT &/OR OUTLET – Remove & Replace – xDrive28i – [Serviced as an Assembly.]
  • CONTROL ARM – Remove & Replace – Long,(Tension Strut),One Side -] – [DOES NOT include alignment.]
  • CONTROL ARM – Remove & Replace – Long,(Tension Strut),One Side – – [DOES NOT include alignment.]
  • TRANSFER CASE ASSEMBLY – Removal & Installation – xDrive28i
  • TRANSFER ASSEMBLY – Reseal
  • Euro Computer Alignment –
  • Costco Discount $438.43
 
Ahmad R. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/2/2022

2007 Ford Pickup

Ford Pickup

Mileage
176,220
Service Date
6/27/2022
Services Performed
  • SPARK PLUGS – Remove & Replace – F150,V8
 
Leslie K. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/27/2022

2007 Ford Focus

Ford Focus

Mileage
181,345
Service Date
6/23/2022
Services Performed
  • Pass side
 
Jennifer A. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/23/2022

2020 Ford F-350 Super Duty

Ford F-350 Super Duty

Mileage
219,042
Service Date
6/21/2022
Services Performed
  • Remove & Re-install Front Calipers , bleed system.
 
Rickey P. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/21/2022

2004 Jeep Wrangler

Jeep Wrangler

Mileage
113,258
Service Date
6/6/2022
Services Performed
  • Tested battery and found ok at this time. Battery at 401CCA Rated at 600cca. Charging system no issues at this time. No load 14.06 volts. No codes in system. Test preformed drive cycle and when arrived at shop – vehicle shutting off at idle. Performed smoke test to engine.
  • tech found leak at elbow off intake – and small leak at throttle body base. Replace elbow.
  • after repairs tech reset obdii monitors.
  • Tech found failure to idle control valve –
  • to clean throttle & replace gasket (gasket leaking)
 
JOE M. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/13/2022