97.3% would refer friends and family to us

5 stars Customer since 2017

Very attentive service with transparency about costs.

5 stars Customer since 2011

great job, thanks

5 stars Customer since 2016

Always great service when I come to Karmakanix! Very thorough!

2 stars Customer since 2015

Easy to schedule and drop off, always do some added perks like greasing my squeaky door hinges, but at my most recent service a major portion of the job was not done which was a huge safety hazard. Again, they were responsive to my report and came out to meet me where I was parked to fix the situation but this is very concerning.

5 stars Customer since 2008

Timely, quickly diagnosed, explained everything.

5 stars Customer since 2017

Friendly and knowledgeable mechanics provide thorough, high-quality pre-purchase inspections with a free lift to and from the shop.

5 stars Customer since 2009

I recently went in to evaluate my battery, spoke WMarty & cliff

Everything went well I was back in my vehicle in 45mins, nice

Work guys...........!

4 stars Customer since 2017

They were able to figure out what was wrong and fixed it. This is what I expect. However, I found you really do need to find a business that knows your particular car. Mine is the first year TDI which means it is significantly different from all the later models. These guys are worth going to for specific cars where the combined knowledge and diagnostic skill is needed. Older cars can fail in multiple modes which makes diagnosis expensive if your mechanic in not knowledgeable.

They have had a bit of an issue that required me to scramble to find a way home when the car was not ready as promised. Otherwise they would get 5 stars.

5 stars Customer since 2011

good service

5 stars Customer since 2017

Great place for VW Van repair!

These guys know Eurovans, Westphalia, Vanagons, etc. and work on them all the time. They did a terrific inspection for the Eurovan I bought which brought all the problems to light and enabled me to get the purchase price down accordingly. Steve spent a lot of time explaining things to me, which I appreciated so much. The important thing is that I trust them...hard to match sometimes in this genre of repairs (auto).

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