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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

2015 GMC Sierra 1500

GMC Sierra 1500

Mileage
55,959
Service Date
10/11/2018
Services Performed
  • Change oil, top off fluids and set tire pressure
 
Amanda M. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/12/2018

2008 Chevrolet Malibu

Chevrolet Malibu

Mileage
132,197
Service Date
10/8/2018
Services Performed
  • THERMOSTAT – Remove and Replace – In-Line4
  • 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.
  • Change oil, oil filter, top off fluids, lubricate chassis when applicable and check tire pressure.
 
Kevin T. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/10/2018

2015 Toyota Tacoma

Toyota Tacoma

Mileage
77,715
Service Date
9/25/2018
Services Performed
  • Change oil, oil filter, top off fluids, lubricate chassis when applicable and check tire pressure.
 
Eric B. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/6/2018

2008 Chrysler Sebring

Chrysler Sebring

Mileage
95,605
Service Date
9/27/2018
Services Performed
  • Tow from Angola
  • Towed to Certified 09-18-18
  • Transmission repair CERTIFIED TRANSMISSION
 
Terry O. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/1/2018

2005 Honda Odyssey

Honda Odyssey

Mileage
181,416
Service Date
9/24/2018
Services Performed
  • TIMING BELT – Remove and Replace – All Applicable Models
  • (Combination) – WATER PUMP – Remove and Replace All Applicable Models
  • 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.
  • REMOVE and REPLACE -Air box to throttle body hose
  • ENGINE OR TRANSAXLE MOUNT – Remove and Replace – Engine,Front
 
Phil M. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/1/2018

2014 Acura MDX

Acura MDX

Mileage
157,819
Service Date
10/1/2018
Services Performed
  • STRUT ASSEMBLY – Removal and Installation – Both – [DOES NOT include alignment.]
  • (Combination) – SPRING and /OR SEAT – Replace Each
  • (Combination) – STRUT – Replace Each
  • Test drive vehicle. Set up to measure alignment specs. on all four wheels and adjust front toe angle
 
Michelle R. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/2/2018

2011 Subaru Outback

Subaru Outback

Mileage
139,810
Service Date
9/17/2018
Services Performed
  • Change oil, oil filter, top off fluids, lubricate chassis when applicable and check tire pressure.
 
Dave W. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/20/2018

2010 Honda CR-V

Honda CR-V

Mileage
99,125
Service Date
9/18/2018
Services Performed
  • STABILIZER BAR CONTROL LINK – Remove and Replace – Both
 
Ron O. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/20/2018

2010 Dodge Dakota

Dodge Dakota

Mileage
104,153
Service Date
8/16/2018
Services Performed
  • Change oil, oil filter, top off fluids, lubricate chassis when applicable and check tire pressure.
  • WASHER PUMP – Remove and Replace – All Applicable Models
 
Art W. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/10/2018

2013 Honda Odyssey

Honda Odyssey

Mileage
25,753
Service Date
8/16/2018
Services Performed
  • Change oil, top off fluids and set tire pressure
 
MaryLou E. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/10/2018

2004 Ford Pickup

Ford Pickup

Mileage
97,527
Service Date
8/21/2018
Services Performed
  • BRAKE SHOES and /OR PADS – Remove and Replace – F150 Front,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.]
  • (Combination) – BRAKE HOSE – Replace BOTH FRONT – [Includes: Bleed System.]
  • (Combination) – CALIPER – Replace BOTH FRONT – [Includes: Bleed Brakes.]
 
Dale C. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/6/2018

2006 Buick Lucerne

Buick Lucerne

Mileage
156,951
Service Date
8/27/2018
Services Performed
  • 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.
  • THERMOSTAT BY-PASS PIPE – Remove and Replace – V6 Elbow Tube,Both,Upper and Lower
 
Brian P. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/4/2018