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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

2006 Chrysler Pacifica

Chrysler Pacifica

Mileage
139,986
Service Date
2/23/2021
Services Performed
  • CRANKSHAFT POSITION SENSOR – Remove & Replace
  • SHOCK &/OR STRUT ASSEMBLY – Remove & Install or Remove & Replace – Both Sides – [DOES NOT include alignment.]
  • Test drive vehicle. Set up to measure alignment specs. on all four wheels and adjust front toe angle
 
Connie W. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/23/2021

2006 Chevrolet Impala

Chevrolet Impala

Mileage
148,569
Service Date
2/17/2021
Services Performed
  • Change oil, oil filter, top off fluids, lubricate chassis when applicable & check tire pressure.
  • CYLINDER HEAD GASKET – Remove & Replace – V6 Both Sides – [Includes: Remove carbon and check surfaces for warpage. Includes (where applicable): Adjust idle speed, Ignition timing, Valves and clean and adjust Spark Plugs.]
  • 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.
  • Service air conditioner. Check condition of all belts and lines. Evacuate and recharge with reclaimed R-134. Test system performance.
  • Pressure Test and Machine Heads Repair Intake Valves and Replace Valve Seals
 
Thomas R. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/18/2021

2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

Chevrolet Silverado 1500

Mileage
217,000
Service Date
2/16/2021
Services Performed
  • Scan PCM for current and history codes.
 
Brian M. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/16/2021

2005 Dodge Neon

Dodge Neon

Mileage
168,059
Service Date
2/5/2021
Services Performed
  • Change oil, oil filter, top off fluids, lubricate chassis when applicable and check tire pressure.
 
Stacey G. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/12/2021

2006 Pontiac G6

Pontiac G6

Mileage
146,245
Service Date
2/9/2021
Services Performed
  • (Combination) – CLUTCH PILOT BEARING – Remove & Replace
  • CLUTCH PRESSURE PLATE – Remove & Replace – [DOES NOT include resurface Flywheel.]
  • Tow
 
Robin C. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/10/2021

2012 Ford Escape

Ford Escape

Mileage
154,961
Service Date
2/5/2021
Services Performed
  • BLOWER MOTOR ASSEMBLY – Remove & Replace
  • BLOWER MOTOR SPEED CONTROLLER – Remove & Replace
 
Tonia G. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/5/2021

2009 Toyota Prius

Toyota Prius

Mileage
61,393
Service Date
2/3/2021
Services Performed
  • Change oil, top off fluids & set tire pressure
  • 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.
 
Dan C. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/4/2021

2007 Ford Pickup

Ford Pickup

Mileage
113,829
Service Date
2/4/2021
Services Performed
  • POWER STEERING HOSE – Remove & Replace – F150 Return,Each – [Includes: Bleed System.]
 
Jim P. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/4/2021

2009 Ford Econoline

Ford Econoline

Mileage
149,069
Service Date
2/2/2021
Services Performed
  • BALL JOINT – Remove & Replace – E150,E250 Both Sides,Upper & Lower – [DOES NOT include alignment.]
  • Change oil, oil filter, top off fluids, lubricate chassis when applicable and check tire pressure.
  • Test drive vehicle. Set up to measure alignment specs. on all four wheels and adjust front toe angle
 
Karolina C. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/2/2021

2007 Honda Accord

Honda Accord

Mileage
8,671
Service Date
1/27/2021
Services Performed
  • Test charging system & replace battery
 
Paul T. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/29/2021

2015 GMC Sierra 1500

GMC Sierra 1500

Mileage
72,961
Service Date
1/28/2021
Services Performed
  • BRAKE SHOES &/OR PADS – Remove & Replace – Front or Rear – [Includes: Clean, lube and/or replace Brake Hardware as necessary. Adjust Brakes (where applicable). Includes: Repack Wheel Bearings (where applicable). DOES NOT include refinishing.]
 
Spencer M. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/28/2021

2005 GMC Sierra

GMC Sierra

Mileage
169,867
Service Date
1/27/2021
Services Performed
  • THERMOSTAT – Remove & Replace – Gas,V8,5.3L Eng
 
Wayne R. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/28/2021