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13326 Brunswick Rd
Grass Valley, CA 95945
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Mon - Fri:8:00am to 5:30pm
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(530) 402-8656

Auto Repair Experience

  • Ken Cook, Owner
  • Established 2005
  • 4 ASE Certified Auto Technicians
  • 85 Years of Car Repair Experience
  • Automotive City - Four repair bays inside the shop.
  • Automotive City - Dedicated Oil Change and Inspection Bay.
  • Automotive City - Alignment and Heavy Duty Truck Bay.
  • Automotive City - Front Desk - Were Spencer and/or Ken will greet you.


Automotive City has been serving Grass Valley and the surrounding area since 2005. This RepairPal Certified shop strives to stay on top of the latest technologies and to be a leader in the local community by providing the highest level of automotive repair coupled with the best customer service. Our review of this shop revealed they are achieving this goal. Recent customers describe this team as “honest”, “professional”, “helpful”, “knowledgeable”, and “excellent”. This location features a team of automotive professionals whose experience, commitment to ongoing training and ASE certifications ranks with the best. The shop is equipped with the necessary tools and equipment to perform a wide range of repairs, from tires and wheel alignment, to minor and major mechanical repairs, to state emissions testing, to check engine light diagnoses and repair, as well as your scheduled maintenance needs. Repairs are covered by a 24-month / 24,000-mile warranty for your peace of mind. Rental vehicles and early bird vehicle drop off are all available for your convenience.


Auto Repair Experience

  • Ken Cook, Owner
  • Established 2005
  • 4 ASE Certified Auto Technicians
  • 85 Years of Car Repair Experience


  • AC/Heating
  • Alignment
  • Check Engine Light
  • Diagnosis
  • Hybrid/Electric
  • Muffler & Exhaust
  • Oil Change & Lube
  • Scheduled Maintenance
  • Service & Repair
  • Smog/Emissions Testing
  • Timing Belts
  • Tire Sales/Repair


  • Early Bird Dropoff
  • Rental Car
  • Service Guarantee
  • Wireless Internet


Makes We Serve

  • Acura
  • BMW
  • Buick
  • Cadillac
  • Chevrolet
  • Chrysler
  • Dodge
  • Ford
  • GMC
  • Geo
  • Honda
  • Hummer
  • Hyundai
  • Infiniti
  • Isuzu
  • Jeep
  • Kia
  • Lexus
  • Lincoln
  • Mazda
  • Mercury
  • Mini
  • Mitsubishi
  • Nissan
  • Oldsmobile
  • Plymouth
  • Pontiac
  • Ram
  • Saturn
  • Scion
  • Subaru
  • Suzuki
  • Toyota
  • Volkswagen

Message from the Shop

Welcome to Automotive City

Whether your vehicle is due for an oil change or if it needs major engine repairs, Automotive City of Grass Valley is qualified to handle it all. We hire only the highest trained ASE certified technicians to address all car service and auto repairs. We get to know our customers by name, and work with them to keep their cars on the road as long as possible.

We truly understand car repairs and stick to the manufacturer's guidelines to make sure that it is repaired correctly the first time. We also keep our shop stocked with factory parts so that your car runs as good as new once we are finished repairing it.

Our ASE Certified Technicians use the latest diagnostic equipment and the best quality parts and fluids to service and repair your vehicles.

Here are just some of the great auto repair services we offer:

Oil Changes
Tune Ups
Engine Repair
Engine Replacement
Engine Performance Check
Computer Diagnostics
Air Conditioning Service & Repair
Electrical System Diagnosis & Repair
Brake Repair
Factory Scheduled Maintenance 30K, 60K, 90K
Suspension and Steering Repair
Shocks & Struts
Cooling System Service & Repair
Transmission Service & Repair
New and rebuilt Transmissions
Tires: Mounting Balancing and flat repair
Wheel Alignment
Pre-purchase Inspections
Maintenance Inspections
Brake & Lamp Inspections

RepairPal Certified

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

25 Verified Reviews

Customer Reviews

Verified CustomerMay 11, 2015

My wife has been going there since she started driving so she trusts them. They're reliable.

May 11, 2015

They have done all our work for us, and they do good work. I go there all the time.

Verified CustomerMay 08, 2015

They provide quality work and help our vehicles for the last seventeen years. Competitive pricing and we like them.

May 08, 2015

They did the job I hired them to. Price is reasonable and they are local.

Verified CustomerMay 07, 2015

They do good work, they get the work done on time and they always call me if they find other issues that need to be taken care of. They will call to get my confirmation to do the work and to give me an estimate. They are very friendly people.

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May 07, 2015

They do good work.

May 07, 2015

They are really trying to look out for my safety, not too pricey, pretty fair as far as I know. Good customer service, friendly people.

May 06, 2015

They are super friendly. They are very knowledgeable. I can ask them a question about my car and they are able to answer it. I had a car that was really costly to repair and they said that the car wasn't worth it to repair.

May 06, 2015

They always been very good mechanics.

Verified CustomerMay 05, 2015

They have a very clean shop and up to date on their services with their diagnostics. Friendly, courteous, fair price wise. Nice place to visit, nice place to be.

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Verified CustomerMay 04, 2015

The service is very good, place is clean, employees are very professional, mechanics know what they are doing. The owner was helpful and nice.

Verified CustomerMay 04, 2015

I am very happy with the work he does, he is fair with me and treats me good. Convenient location and down the street from my house. It is a good place to go and I have been taking my car for ten years and it is the only place I take my car.

Verified CustomerMay 04, 2015

He is a very honest and gets the work done on time, he is a nice guy, a very nice guy. He usually has prices very good.

Verified CustomerMay 04, 2015

I have been there multiple times, they did all of the work I wanted and they also did some extra work for me at no charge.

Verified CustomerMay 02, 2015

He gets me in on time, it is reasonable and he does good work. He is honest and is a good guy.

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Verified CustomerMay 01, 2015

We have had good service. The always fixes our cars, he has fair prices. We have gone to him for years, we love him and trust him.

April 29, 2015

I trust them and they do good work.

Verified CustomerApril 28, 2015

They have personalized service, they are very nice people who do very efficient work.

Verified CustomerApril 28, 2015

They are very professional, experienced, and the most reputable business I have dealt with in many years.

Verified CustomerApril 27, 2015

They are very organized, they seem to be straightforward and honest. They explain everything.

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Verified CustomerApril 27, 2015

They are honest and they keep their shop clean.

Verified CustomerApril 24, 2015

They provide excellent service.

Verified CustomerApril 08, 2015

They always greet you with a smile. Always do great work.

Verified CustomerFebruary 23, 2015

Honest and competent.

Verified CustomerJanuary 08, 2015

Your repair work and customer service is outstanding.

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