(805) 290-4552
"They provided excellent service. It's a human factor, they are not robots. They tell it how it is and help you understand what is going on."
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Parts & Labor Warranty:
24 months / 24,000 miles
Hours:
Mon - Fri: 7:30am to 5:30pm
Amenities:
  • AAA Member Discount
  • Child Friendly
  • Early Bird Dropoff
  • Free Estimates
  • Rental Car
  • Se Habla Espanol
  • Service Guarantee
  • Shuttle
  • Wireless Internet
Specialties:
  • AC/Heating
  • Alignment
  • Check Engine Light
  • Diagnosis
  • Muffler & Exhaust
  • Oil Change & Lube
  • Scheduled Maintenance
  • Service & Repair
  • Smog/Emissions Testing
  • Timing Belts
  • Transmission Repair
Real Customer Reviews

Real Customer Review(s)

"They provided excellent service. It's a human factor, they are not robots. They tell it how it is and help you understand what is going on." Dwane - Verified Customer
"They have done all my work for the past 15 years. He has fair reasonable prices." Perry - Verified Customer
"They're a great place to go, very friendly, nice, and helpful. They know what they are doing." Amanda - Verified Customer
Shop Message

Pat Nicoll and his wife Patricia opened Pat’s Automotive in 1985. Since then the business has grown to become the largest and most respected independent auto service facility in the area.

We take pride in our clean, well-equipped shop and we have access to the most complete database of high tech service information in the industry. All of our technicians are ASE certified and attend update classes regularly.

We are committed to offering our customers the absolute best in auto repair and service. Our attention to detail and personal service set us apart from average shops.

We service all domestic,Japanese cars,light trucks and RVs. Our work is guaranteed a minimum of 12 months or 12,000 miles.

RepairPal's Assesment
Pat's Automotive of Santa Maria has been providing the local community with exceptional quality automotive repair since 1985. Pat Nicoll, the owner, is a very sincere gentleman who is committed to providing the local community with honesty and sincerity above all else. This commitment was confirmed in our unbiased review of their most recent customers who describe this team as excellent, courteous, reasonable, and professional. Pat employs a team of professionals who work hard to maintain their ASE Certifications and attend the ongoing training it takes to perform professional, fixed right the first time, repairs on your modern vehicle. These repairs range from California Smog Check, to check engine light diagnosis and repair, to wheel alignment, to minor and major mechanical repairs, as well as your scheduled maintenance needs. This work is backed by a 24-month / 24,000-mile warranty for your peace of mind. Local shuttle service, rental cars, early bird drop off, and a waiting area with wireless Internet are available for your convenience.

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Auto repair shops and dealerships near Santa Maria.

722 W Betteravia Rd Suite A, Santa Maria
Makes:
  • Audi
  • BMW
  • Jaguar
  • Mercedes-Benz
  • Mini
  • Porsche
  • Saab
  • Volkswagen
  • Volvo
Specialties:
AC/Heating, Alignment, Check Engine Light, Diagnosis, Muffler & Exhaust, Oil Change & Lube, Scheduled Maintenance, Service & Repair, Timing Belts, Transmission Repair

"I took my VW westfalia van into German Auto to have the engine rebuilt after receiving what seemed a reasonable quote..."

305 N Broadway, Santa Maria
Specialties:
Muffler & Exhaust, Service & Repair

"Very good. Jay is honest and thorough. He was able to diagnose and solve a persistent electrical problem involving th..."

1149 Tama Ln, Santa Maria
Specialties:
Oil Change & Lube, Service & Repair, Transmission Repair

"Best shop on the Central Coast! Knowledgeable, friendly staff with great service! I've taken our Acura (and all our v..."

2175 South Bradley Road, Santa Maria
Makes:
  • Honda
Specialties:
Oil Change & Lube, Scheduled Maintenance, Service & Repair

"Service manager, Robert, is very good with customer service. They do a well job"

318 E. Oak St., Santa Maria
Specialties:
AC/Heating, Alignment, Check Engine Light, Diagnosis, Muffler & Exhaust, Oil Change & Lube, Scheduled Maintenance, Service & Repair, Timing Belts, Tire Sales/Repair, Transmission Repair
211 West Betteravia Road, Santa Maria
Specialties:
Oil Change & Lube, Service & Repair
1032 W Main St, Santa Maria
Specialties:
AC/Heating, Check Engine Light, Diagnosis, Oil Change & Lube, Scheduled Maintenance, Service & Repair, Timing Belts, Tire Sales/Repair, Transmission Repair
117 E Mcelhany Ave, Santa Maria
1918 South Broadway, Santa Maria
Makes:
  • Chrysler
  • Dodge
  • Jeep
  • Plymouth
1111 Tama Ln, Santa Maria
Makes:
  • Acura
  • Honda
Specialties:
AC/Heating, Check Engine Light, Diagnosis, Hybrid/Electric, Muffler & Exhaust, Oil Change & Lube, Scheduled Maintenance, Service & Repair, Timing Belts, Transmission Repair
219 West Betteravia Unit B, Santa Maria
908 N Broadway Ste B, Santa Maria
Specialties:
Muffler & Exhaust, Service & Repair
1136 West Cypress, Santa Maria
1204 East Main Street, Santa Maria
2233 South Depot Street, Santa Maria
1245 West Main Street, Santa Maria
700 East Betteravia Road, Santa Maria
Makes:
  • Scion
  • Toyota
Specialties:
Oil Change & Lube, Service & Repair
105 E Mill St # B, Santa Maria

"Very disappointed. Car was there for months and still not fixed right. Other shop completed repairs. Cannot recomm..."

1565 E Betteravia Rd, Santa Maria
111 East Roemer Way, Santa Maria
119 West Betteravia Road, Santa Maria
Specialties:
Muffler & Exhaust, Service & Repair, Tire Sales/Repair
1035 E Battles Rd, Santa Maria
Makes:
  • Ford
  • Lincoln
225b W Betteravia Rd, Santa Maria
1860 S Broadway, Santa Maria
1723 S. Broadway, Santa Maria
914 W Betteravia, Santa Maria
908 North Broadway-unit B, Santa Maria
Specialties:
Muffler & Exhaust, Service & Repair
826 W Main St, Santa Maria
400 North Broadwa, Santa Maria
Specialties:
Service & Repair, Tire Sales/Repair
1130 W Cook St, Santa Maria
111 Roemer Way # A, Santa Maria
Specialties:
Muffler & Exhaust, Oil Change & Lube, Service & Repair, Tire Sales/Repair
2150 South College Drive, Santa Maria
Makes:
  • Volkswagen
111 El Camino Real, Redwood City
2150 South College Drive, Santa Maria
Makes:
  • BMW
Specialties:
Oil Change & Lube, Scheduled Maintenance, Service & Repair
105 E Mill St # C, Santa Maria
1001 E Battles Rd, Santa Maria
Makes:
  • Mazda
  • Nissan

"Will lie about extra cost service when other options are available. Stay away from service write Able if you want to..."

705 Miller Street, Santa Maria
Specialties:
Muffler & Exhaust, Oil Change & Lube, Service & Repair

"Would not repair my vehicle, because I purchased my own parts. Brought certified Chrysler parts for my PT Cruiser. Th..."

1601 N Broadway, Santa Maria
Specialties:
Oil Change & Lube, Service & Repair

"I patronized this station for over two years until I finally got tired of the attitudes. I never felt like a valued c..."

600 East Betteravia Road, Santa Maria
Makes:
  • Buick
  • GMC
Specialties:
Oil Change & Lube, Scheduled Maintenance, Service & Repair
705 S Miller Street, Santa Maria
800 West Main Street, Santa Maria
Makes:
  • Hyundai
Specialties:
Oil Change & Lube, Scheduled Maintenance, Service & Repair
1313 East Main Street, Santa Maria
Makes:
  • Cadillac
  • Chevrolet
Specialties:
Oil Change & Lube, Scheduled Maintenance, Service & Repair
302 West Betteravia Road, Santa Maria