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Welcome to Dave's Garage, your car service in South Bend, IN!

 

Dave's Garage has been in the community for 58 years. We specialize in engine diagnostics, suspension and steering repair. Along with having the most up to date diagnostic equipment and alignment equipment available, we also specialize in major and minor repair on light trucks, domestic and foreign cars.

If you’re looking for auto repair in South Bend, IN, you’ve found us. Here at Dave's Garage we work hard to earn your trust and loyalty. We know how important it is to find a South Bend car service you can rely on, so your satisfaction is our top priority each and every day.

Here at Dave's Garage 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 South Bend offers you lots of choices, and we aim to provide the kind of caring customer service that will bring you back.

Our South Bend car 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 South Bend, we are totally confident that Dave's Garage is the best option in town!

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The Absolute Best Car Service in South Bend, IN

What sets Dave's Garage from all of the others in South Bend, IN?

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in South Bend, IN, 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 Dave's Garage 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 auto repair South Bend table.

Time: We take the time we need to provide you with top quality car service in South Bend, IN, 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.

About Dave's Garage South Bend, IN

For years Dave's Garage has been there for the people of South Bend. 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 South Bend has to offer.

Our family of technicians and service staff see their work here at as more than a job. It’s their vocation and livelihood. Each member of our team is invested in your satisfaction.

Dave's Garage 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 Dave's Garage the best car service in South Bend!

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

Recently Serviced Vehicles

2014 Subaru Forester

Subaru Forester

Mileage
52,131
Service Date
10/1/2020
Services Performed
  • Change oil, top off fluids & set tire pressure
  • Tire rotation
 
John C. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/8/2020

2008 Chevrolet Impala

Chevrolet Impala

Mileage
149,325
Service Date
10/2/2020
Services Performed
  • Change oil, oil filter, top off fluids, lubricate chassis when applicable & check tire pressure.
  • ENGINE OR TRANSMISSION MOUNT – Remove & Replace – V6 Front,Mount
  • OIL LEVEL SENSOR OR SWITCH – Remove & Replace – All Applicable Models
  • Scan PCM for current and history codes.
 
Julia O. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/2/2020

2010 Chrysler Town & Country

Chrysler Town & Country

Mileage
72,823
Service Date
10/1/2020
Services Performed
  • ALTERNATOR DRIVE BELT – Remove & Replace – 4.0L Eng – [Includes: Serpentine type Belt(s).]
  • Flush and fill power steering fluid
  • HEATER HOSES/TUBES – Remove & Replace – Front,Inlet or Outlet,One – [NOTE: Deduct .2 when used in conjunction with Radiator Hose(s) – R&R.]
  • Inspect hoses and clamps. Pressure test cooling system. Flush engine, radiator, and heater core in both directions. Bring antifreeze to -35 degrees. PH balance coolant to between 9.8 to 10.5. Check thermostat and electric cooling fan operation.
  • Replace left outer tie rod
  • Test drive vehicle. Set up to measure alignment specs. on all four wheels and adjust front toe angle
 
Bill B. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/2/2020

2005 Dodge Pickup

Dodge Pickup

Mileage
144,389
Service Date
10/1/2020
Services Performed
  • CRANKSHAFT POSITION SENSOR – Remove & Replace – All Applicable Models
  • IGNITION COIL – Remove & Replace – V8,5.7L Eng One
  • Replace left rear brake light bulb
  • Scan PCM for current and history codes.
 
Armen S. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/1/2020

2016 Chevrolet Equinox

Chevrolet Equinox

Mileage
57,492
Service Date
9/28/2020
Services Performed
  • BRAKE SHOES &/OR PADS – Remove & Replace – Front or Rear,Both Sides – [Includes: Clean, lube and/or replace Brake Hardware as necessary. Adjust Brakes (where applicable). Includes: Repack Wheel Bearings (where applicable). DOES NOT include refinishing.]
  • Mount and balance 4 tires
  • OXYGEN SENSOR – Remove & Replace – V6 Sensor 2,Bank1,Or,Bank 2
  • Scan PCM for current and history codes.
  • Test drive vehicle. Set up to measure alignment specs. on all four wheels and adjust front toe angle
  • Tire disposal
 
April R. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/29/2020

2013 Kia Forte

Kia Forte

Mileage
129,128
Service Date
9/28/2020
Services Performed
  • Repair car wash damage
 
Lisa M. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/28/2020

2011 Jeep Liberty

Jeep Liberty

Mileage
72,037
Service Date
9/15/2020
Services Performed
  • Change oil, oil filter, top off fluids, lubricate chassis when applicable and check tire pressure.
  • Perform smoke test to locate evap leak
  • Scan PCM for current and history codes.
 
Dennis F. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/24/2020

2019 Honda Pilot

Honda Pilot

Mileage
9,162
Service Date
9/23/2020
Services Performed
  • Change oil, top off fluids & set tire pressure
 
Kristi K. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/23/2020

2013 Ford Escape

Ford Escape

Mileage
52,160
Service Date
9/17/2020
Services Performed
  • Change oil, oil filter, top off fluids, lubricate chassis when applicable and check tire pressure.
 
Kevin H. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/18/2020

2013 Chevrolet Malibu

Chevrolet Malibu

Mileage
79,505
Service Date
9/15/2020
Services Performed
  • BRAKE SHOES &/OR PADS – Remove & Replace – All – [Includes: Clean, lube and/or replace Brake Hardware as necessary. Adjust Brakes (where applicable). Includes: Repack Wheel Bearings (where applicable). DOES NOT include refinishing.]
 
Elena H. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/17/2020

2008 Mercury Mountaineer

Mercury Mountaineer

Mileage
134,413
Service Date
9/15/2020
Services Performed
  • WATER VALVE – Remove & Replace – All Applicable Models
 
Gary A. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/15/2020

2004 GMC Envoy

GMC Envoy

Mileage
145,247
Service Date
9/2/2020
Services Performed
  • (Combination) – RESISTOR MODULE CONNECTOR – Replace All Applicable Models
  • BLOWER MOTOR RESISTOR – Remove & Replace – Control Processor
  • Check AC operation and air flow problem
  • HVAC DOOR ACTUATOR – Remove & Replace – Mode,Console – [Includes: R&I Console.]
  • Replace shift cable bushings
  • Service air conditioner. Check condition of all belts and lines. Evacuate and recharge with reclaimed R-134. Test system performance.
 
Maria B. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/15/2020