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735 S. Flores
San Antonio, TX 78204
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Mon - Fri:7:30am to 5:00pm
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(210) 714-1618

Auto Repair Experience

  • Van Johnson, Owner
  • Established 1990
  • 3 Auto Repair Mechanics on Staff
  • 72 Years of Car Repair Experience
  • As The Wheel Turns
  • As The Wheel Turns


The team of As The Wheel Turns has been serving the community of San Antonio since 1990. Val Johnson is the owner of this established shop, he takes pride in his business. This Certified shop has a crew that has been working together for an average of over 15 years. The 3 technicians combine for over 72 years of experience. They keep current with ongoing training, and have the tools and computer diagnostic equipment needed to service your late model computer controlled vehicles. They are a Parts Plus shop and back their work with a 12 month/12,000 mile warranty for your piece of mind.


Auto Repair Experience

  • Van Johnson, Owner
  • Established 1990
  • 3 Auto Repair Mechanics on Staff
  • 72 Years of Car Repair Experience


  • AC/Heating
  • Alignment
  • Check Engine Light
  • Diagnosis
  • Oil Change & Lube
  • Scheduled Maintenance
  • Service & Repair
  • Timing Belts
  • Tire Sales/Repair


  • Free Estimates
  • Free Multi-Point Safety Inspection
  • Gas/Diesel
  • Parts/Accessories
  • Service Guarantee
  • Shuttle
  • Towing

Makes We Serve

  • Acura
  • Buick
  • Cadillac
  • Chevrolet
  • Chrysler
  • Dodge
  • Ford
  • GMC
  • Geo
  • Honda
  • Hummer
  • Hyundai
  • Infiniti
  • Isuzu
  • Jeep
  • Kia
  • Land Rover
  • Lexus
  • Lincoln
  • Mazda
  • Mercedes-Benz
  • Mercury
  • Mitsubishi
  • Nissan
  • Oldsmobile
  • Plymouth
  • Pontiac
  • Ram
  • Saturn
  • Scion
  • Smart
  • Subaru
  • Suzuki
  • Toyota
  • Volkswagen
  • Volvo

Message from the Shop

Honest. Friendly. Reliable. Twenty four year old auto auto repair facility taking care of your car as we would our own.

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Technical Ability

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Tools & Equipment

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Customer Service

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Customer Amenities

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Parts & Labor Warranty

This is the minimum warranty the shop offers on parts and labor for all repairs.


Overall Rating

17 Verified Reviews

Customer Reviews

Verified CustomerOctober 09, 2013

I'm just very happy with their service and their honesty. They have good customer service. They explain things very well and they recommend what they think is best.

Verified CustomerOctober 09, 2013

The business was built on honesty. They never try to talk you into repairs that are not needed. I would never let anyone else work on my car. Unimpeachable honesty.

Verified CustomerOctober 08, 2013

They are honest. They know what they do. They are convenient to my work.

Verified CustomerOctober 08, 2013

They are very fast, efficient, and cost efficient. I think that's pretty much it. I love their professionalism.

October 08, 2013

They do good service and are reasonably priced. They are across from my office and it makes it very convenient.

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Verified CustomerOctober 07, 2013

I have known the owner for twenty years. I have been taking my cars there forever. They are knowledgeable. They do really good work.

Verified CustomerOctober 04, 2013

I have been going to As the Wheel Turns for years and they've always been dependable and provided very good service.

October 04, 2013

They are very friendly. They do not try to con you into having something fixed that does not need to be.

Verified CustomerOctober 03, 2013

They always stand behind their work. They are reasonable in their cost for their repairs. I have been going to them for ten years.

Verified CustomerOctober 03, 2013

I have been using them for 20+ years and I think they are the best mechanics in San Antonio, TX. They are honest and caring. They take care of their customers and they are very helpful.

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Verified CustomerOctober 03, 2013

I've had a lot of service there. They always do it right, and they don't do any unnecessary repairs.

Verified CustomerOctober 02, 2013

I have been doing business with them for over five years. They are always honest and trustworthy. I never feel pressured to make repairs that are not needed.

Verified CustomerOctober 01, 2013

They do everything within a reasonable amount of time and for a fair price. There are never delays for the parts.

Verified CustomerSeptember 24, 2013

I think they do a pretty good job. I have not had any problems with them. I think they are a little high. They are close to work and that is convenient for me.

September 23, 2013

I think they do a good job.

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Verified CustomerSeptember 20, 2013

They are the best. They care. They do not overcharge you. They are the most caring men.

Verified CustomerSeptember 19, 2013

I have used them for a very long time and I trust them completely.

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