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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 Chevrolet Spark

Chevrolet Spark

Mileage
40,892
Service Date
11/21/2022
Services Performed
  • SURGE TANK – Remove & Replace
 
Nicola R. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/21/2022

2019 Nissan Pathfinder

Nissan Pathfinder

Mileage
58,335
Service Date
11/18/2022
Services Performed
  • Change oil, top off fluids & set tire pressure
  • Tire rotation
 
Lee V. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/18/2022

2004 Subaru Outback

Subaru Outback

Mileage
201,862
Service Date
11/17/2022
Services Performed
  • Test charging system & replace battery
  • AXLE SHAFT ASSEMBLY – Remove & Install or Remove & Replace – Front Axle,One Side – [NOTE: For Independent Suspension Type Axles, Axle Shaft Assembly consists of Axle Shaft, Boots and Joints.]
  • Change oil, oil filter, top off fluids, lubricate chassis when applicable & check tire pressure.
 
David G. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/17/2022

2014 Ford Escape

Ford Escape

Mileage
112,160
Service Date
11/15/2022
Services Performed
  • STEERING KNUCKLE – Remove & Replace – Front,One Side – [Includes: R&I Steering Knuckle and Hub Assembly.] – [DOES NOT include alignment.]
 
Rob F. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/16/2022

2013 Honda Civic

Honda Civic

Mileage
164,991
Service Date
11/10/2022
Services Performed
  • Change oil, top off fluids & set tire pressure
 
Aaron C. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/10/2022

2012 Ford Escape

Ford Escape

Mileage
164,029
Service Date
11/9/2022
Services Performed
  • WHEEL HUB – Remove & Replace – Front,One Side
  • Test drive vehicle. Set up to measure alignment specs. on all four wheels and adjust front toe angle
  • BRAKE SHOES &/OR PADS – Remove & Replace – 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.]
  • TIE ROD &/OR END – Remove & Replace – Outer,One Side Right –
  • CONTROL ARM (Combination) – Remove & Replace – Lower,One Side – [DOES NOT include alignment.]
 
Tonia G. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/9/2022

2010 Mazda CX-7

Mazda CX-7

Mileage
107,968
Service Date
10/27/2022
Services Performed
  • ENGINE ASSEMBLY (COMPLETE) – Remove & Replace – FWD,2.5L Eng – [Includes: R&I Engine Assembly. Transfer Fuel and Electrical Assemblies and Engine Mounts. DOES NOT include transfer of Manifolds, Valve Cover(s), Timing Cover(s), Oil Pan and/or Water Pump. N
  • Change oil, oil filter, top off fluids, lubricate chassis when applicable and check 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.
  • Service air conditioner. Check condition of all belts and lines. Evacuate and recharge with reclaimed R-134. Test system performance.
 
Margaret K. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/27/2022

2015 Ford Escape

Ford Escape

Mileage
187,924
Service Date
10/26/2022
Services Performed
  • Change oil, top off fluids & set tire pressure
 
Cindy B. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/26/2022

2012 Buick Verano

Buick Verano

Mileage
62,044
Service Date
10/24/2022
Services Performed
  • Change oil, top off fluids & set tire pressure
 
John D. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/25/2022

2019 Toyota Highlander

Toyota Highlander

Mileage
46,931
Service Date
10/24/2022
Services Performed
  • Test drive vehicle. Set up to measure alignment specs. on all four wheels and adjust front toe angle
 
Robert G. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/25/2022

2008 Buick Enclave

Buick Enclave

Mileage
175,729
Service Date
10/12/2022
Services Performed
  • Change oil, oil filter, top off fluids, lubricate chassis when applicable & check tire pressure.
  • Scan PCM for current and history codes.
  • Repair Broken Wires at Engine Mount Vacuum Solenoid
 
Anna K. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/13/2022

2017 Hyundai Elantra

Hyundai Elantra

Mileage
120,324
Service Date
10/12/2022
Services Performed
  • Change oil, oil filter, top off fluids, lubricate chassis when applicable and check tire pressure.
 
Peter B. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/12/2022