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Maplewood Toyota

2873 Hwy 61 N
Maplewood, MN 55109 651-482-1322

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Have used this dealership for many years and they are excellent. - Sep 02, 2020

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Buerkle Honda Hyundai

3360 Hwy 61 N
White Bear Lake, MN 55110 651-490-6699

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We live a mile away from Buerkle. We used to bring our cars for service to... - Jun 17, 2015

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Luther Brookdale Toyota

6700 Brooklyn Blvd
Brooklyn Center, MN 55429 612-326-3508

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Performed all repairs from original insurance estimate quickly and completely.... - Jan 27, 2021

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Carver General Repair

2730 Highwood Ave E
Maplewood, MN 55119 651-739-1265

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I trust Bob and Gary. A few times, they have told me I didn't need to... - Mar 15, 2021

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Rudy Luther Toyota

8805 Wayzata Blvd
Golden Valley, MN 55426 612-424-7924

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price is high and service low. the service quality has been decreasing over... - Mar 21, 2021

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Lloyd's Automotive

982 Grand Ave
St Paul, MN 55105 651-228-1316

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moderately expensive, but very honest and do good work. - Apr 27, 2019

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Luther Hopkins Honda

250 5th Ave S
Hopkins, MN 55343 612-326-3917

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Had to take my car here because my local preferred mechanic wasn't able... - Dec 28, 2019

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Walser Toyota

4401 American Blvd W
Bloomington, MN 55437 612-294-0220

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Replaced front bearing assembly on passenger side axle. Price a bit high,... - Jan 25, 2021

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Maple Grove Auto Service

9225 Wellington Ln N
Maple Grove, MN 55369 763-425-8575

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Maple Grove Auto staff are friendly, competent, trustworthy give good advice,... - Oct 31, 2020

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JPT Service

6317 Welcome Ave N #4
Brooklyn Park, MN 55429 763-537-3017

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They have repaired multiple autos & trucks for us, over the years!... - Mar 27, 2021

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Luther Bloomington Acura Subaru

7801 S Lyndale Ave
Bloomington, MN 55420 612-326-3859

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This was for 12,000 mile service on Subaru Legacy. - Jan 16, 2021

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South Import Motors

8330 Pillsbury Ave S
Bloomington, MN 55420 952-888-3805

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When we needed advice about car problems, they would bring car into shop, inspect... - Feb 27, 2021

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Slim's Motor Clinic

14101 7th Ave NW
Andover, MN 55304 763-421-0092

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We have been using Slim's for 27 years. They do good work and do not overcharge... - Jan 16, 2021

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Inver Grove Honda

4605 S Robert Trl
Inver Grove Heights, MN 55077 651-306-8600

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The service department are great at explaining the service my vehicle needs.... - Mar 24, 2021

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Auto Pros of Chaska

1603 Old Audubon Rd
Chaska, MN 55318 952-448-6655

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I have been a customer for many years and can vouch for their honesty, courtsey... - Jan 09, 2020

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Automotive Service

11960 Riverwood Dr
Burnsville, MN 55337 952-895-9195

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Honest and fair priced auto repair. - Nov 09, 2020

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Dale Feste Automotive

1801 Main St
Hopkins, MN 55343 952-938-9808

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Excellent all the time - Sep 25, 2019

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Weinhagen Tire

206 Wabasha St S
St Paul, MN 55107 651-222-4736

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usually good, but replaced left tie rod end now truck pulls to left - Apr 07, 2020

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Brausen American Car Care Center

1310 W County Rd E
Arden Hills, MN 55112 651-633-4100

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They don't do work that you don't need. - Oct 25, 2020

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Burnsville Toyota

14730 Buck Hill Rd
Burnsville, MN 55306 952-234-7963

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They might be high, but I feel I can trust them. - May 08, 2019

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How we gather (and how to interpret) our data

When your car breaks down or acts up, it’s a major inconvenience—and can be a major expense. That’s why finding a good mechanic or repair shop is so important. Our evaluations of hundreds of area shops will help you find great service and low prices.

Our price ratings of shops will help you find shops that charge fair prices. Don’t assume using a low-cost shop means having to accept low-quality work: We found that top shops are more likely to offer low prices as lousy shops.

If your car is still covered under a new-car warranty, you’ll want to use a dealership for repairs. But if your car is no longer under warranty, you’re probably best off using an independent shop.

While even the best body shops can't undo an accident, our ratings reveal that many shops will get your car back on the road without a hitch. But our ratings also reveal that some shops may compound your misery with lousy work.

Since insurance companies pay for most repairs, for most auto body repair customers price is less important than quality. But for work paid for by the customer, price is an important consideration.

Choosing a good shop is an important step toward obtaining quality service, but certainly not the only one. How you deal with your shop and, when you’re involved in accidents, with your insurer, are equally important.