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Why These Auto Repair Shops?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Rochester Auto Repair Shops on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Chili Automotive Repair

Chili Automotive Repair has been serving the North Chili area for over 20 years. Some of their specialties are transmission services, heating and cooling services, engine maintenance, brakes, and undercar services. They guarantee their work and use the latest technology to service all makes and models of domestic and imported vehicles. Customers are happy with the quality of their work and the service.

North Chili, NY 14514


Elmgrove Auto

Elmgrove Auto has been providing automotive maintenance and repair services to motorists in Rochester and surrounding areas for over 18 years. The staff has 75 years of collective automotive repair experience. They offer a 12-month or 12,000-mile nationwide warranty on their work. The full-service garage provides quick service on minor and major repairs and factory-recommended maintenance. Elmgrove Auto also sells quality used vehicles and tires such as Michelin, Firestone, Uniroyal, and BF Goodrich. Customers praise their fair pricing and honesty.

Rochester, NY 14606


Grace Auto Repair

Grace Auto Repair is a Webster business that offers auto and transmission repair on most makes and models of vehicles. The staff has over 30 years’ experience and uses the latest diagnostic technology. They take pride in customer service and in their work and offer a two-year parts and labor warranty on most repairs. Their services include engine repairs, tire sales and service, brake repairs, and air conditioning services and repair. Customers praise their honesty, affordable prices, and friendly service.

Independence Car Care Center

Independence Car Care Center is a family-owned business in Rochester that services cars, trucks, and motorcycles. Owner Jeff Klipfel has over 25 years’ experience in the automotive industry. He and his mechanics aim to keep customers informed throughout the repair and give them timely and affordable service. Their services include scheduled maintenance, tires, brakes, mufflers, computer diagnostics, and batteries. Customers appreciate their service and fair prices.

Rochester, NY 14615


Lewis General Tires

Lewis General Tires has been providing tires sales and automotive repairs to customers in Rochester, Henrietta, Brighton, and surrounding areas for over 95 years. They carry industrial, farm, commercial, and OTR tires and tires for cars, trucks, and SUVs. The business also offers auto repair services including vehicle inspection, wheel alignment, brakes, climate control systems, and belts and hoses. Their goal is to provide the best customer service possible, and customers appreciate their honesty and helpfulness.

Rochester, NY 14623


PRR Automotive

PRR Automotive is a Hilton business that has been providing vehicle maintenance and repair services for over 20 years. It is a BBB accredited business and an authorized DMV Authorized Inspection Site. The mechanics are certified by the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence and provide high-quality work at reasonable prices. They offer NYS Inspection, general auto repair, electrical, fuel, brakes, transmission, and air conditioning service. Customers say they are trustworthy and recommend them highly.

REDi Imports

REDi Imports is an auto repair business that has been serving the Rochester area for more than 10 years. Their mechanics have over 45 years of collective experience, and the business has Snap-On diagnostic tools and a John Bean alignment system. REDi Imports provides honest and quality work and offers an affordable labor rate of $85/hour. Their waiting room has cable television, a Playstation, refreshments, and snacks. Customers praise their ethics and honesty.

Rochester, NY 14609


Redline Transmissions

Redline Transmissions is a locally owned and operated business serving Rochester and the surrounding areas. The mechanics have over 40 years of experience and stay up to date with their training. They specialize in transmission and auto repair work and the mechanics aim to give customers honest prices, service, and quality in a timely manner. Redline Transmissions accepts most warranties and services including cooling systems, general auto repair, brake repair, and exhaust and muffler repair.

Rochester, NY 14615


Ridgeway Sunoco

Ridgeway Sunoco is a family owned repair shop which has been serving Rochester for over 35 years. Their ASE-certified mechanics have over 100 years of collective automotive experience. The company is a member of the Rochester Chamber of Commerce and a multiple winner of the AAA Top Shop Award. They offer a wide range of repair services as well as free quotes and shuttle service. They use the latest diagnostic tools and have an A+ BBB rating.

Rochester, NY 14626


Rytek Automotive

Rytek Automotive is a locally owned business in Fairport that has been working on foreign and domestic cars, trucks, and vans for over 20 years. They stand behind their work and their services include brakes, oil changes, air conditioning, transmission replacement, and engine repairs. The business strives to provide honest, reliable, and quality auto repair and offers drop-off and pick-up after hours. They want to build a long-term relationship with customers and can specially tailor vehicle maintenance plans.

Fairport, NY 14450


Schoen Auto

Schoen Auto is a shop that provides auto repair and preventive maintenance to Rochester and surrounding areas. Owner Jerry Elman bought the business in 2007, and he focuses on honesty, ethics, and putting customers first. His technicians are ASE certified and ensure customers have a positive experience. Schoen Auto has an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau, is a 2010 Rochester Business Ethics Award Winner, and is a Certified Female Friendly business. Customers remark on their customer service and integrity.

Rochester, NY 14445


Tire World

Tire World has been providing tires, auto repairs, and brake services to Webster, Rochester, and the Penfield area for more than 40 years. The professionally trained auto repair mechanics repair all makes and models of cars, trucks, and SUVs, including hybrid vehicles. Their services include cooling system repair, brake repair, diesel engine repair, lube, oil, and filter change, and vehicle inspection. They carry tire brands such as Toyo Tires, Bridgestone Tires, Firestone Tires, and Fuzion Tires.

Tony’s Culver Atlantic

Tony’s Culver Atlantic is an auto repair shop that has been serving Rochester, Penfield, Brighton, Webster, and Irondequoit for 40 years. They offer vehicle inspection, maintenance, and repair, and provide free tire rotation during oil changes. They also give customers $10 off their next NYS Inspection. The mechanics provide services such as brakes, tune-ups, and coolant flushes. They work with all makes and models of cars, trucks, and SUVs.

Rochester, NY 14609


Vesa’s Automotive Service

Vesa’s Automotive Service is an environmentally conscious business that has been serving Rochester for over 40 years. Their focus is honesty and education, and they will make sure customers understand issues with their vehicle. They offer a wide range of auto repair services and aim to reduce customers’ stress. The business provides loaner cars and free rides to and from work as well as financing. Their ASE-certified technicians use state-of-the-art equipment. Vesa’s Automotive Service has a BBB rating of A+.

Rochester, NY 14607


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