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4427 Penn Avenue
Reading, PA 19608
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Mon - Fri:7:30am to 5:00pm
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(610) 572-2172

Auto Repair Experience

  • Megan Hines, Manager
  • Established 1917
  • 3 Auto Repair Mechanics on Staff
  • 47 Years of Car Repair Experience
  • Central Tire & Auto Service
  • Central Tire & Auto Service - There was a BARTA bus stuck across the entrance to our shop. Our tech Ryan went the extra mile, dug out the bus and she was able to drive away. So proud of my guys for going the extra mile!


Central Tire & Auto Service has been serving the Sinking Springs community since 1914. This RepairPal Certified shop has been family owned and operated for 4 generations. Central Tire works hard to provide the highest level of customer care, and prides itself in treating its customers like family. This business is built on the foundations of reliability and trustworthiness. These fundamentals were confirmed in our unbiased review of their most recent customers. This team of professionals take pride in a job done right; and work hard to stay current with the latest technologies by attending ongoing training to help ensure professional repairs are made to your modern vehicle. These repairs range from tires and wheel alignment, minor and mechanical repairs, to computer diagnosis. This work is backed by a 12-month / 12,000-mile warranty. Local shuttle service, Saturday hours, early bird drop off, and a clean comfortable waiting area with wireless internet are available for your convenience.


Auto Repair Experience

  • Megan Hines, Manager
  • Established 1917
  • 3 Auto Repair Mechanics on Staff
  • 47 Years of Car Repair Experience


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


  • Child Friendly
  • Coffee
  • Early Bird Dropoff
  • Heated Waiting Room
  • Loaner Car
  • Open Saturday
  • Shuttle
  • Wireless Internet


Makes We Serve

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

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Tools & Equipment

This score rates the shop's computer diagnostic tools, technical information systems, and other equipment to make sure they can address any issue that may occur with your vehicle.

Customer Service

This score measures the experience, tenure, training, and certification of the customer service representatives, as well as how their customers grade them on overall experience, fair pricing, on-time completion of repairs, and whether or not they felt pressured into additional repairs.

Customer Amenities

This score rates the shop's amenities such as shuttle services, loaner or rental cars, a comfortable waiting room, WiFi, early-bird or off-hours drop-off, and more.

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 CustomerMarch 24, 2014

They are courteous. Their service was prompt. Their pricing was competitive.

Verified CustomerMarch 24, 2014

It is a good service company. They do excellent work. I tell everybody that it is a good place to go.

Verified CustomerMarch 24, 2014

I have been going to them for a long time. They do good work and they are reasonable. I have never had any problem.

Verified CustomerMarch 22, 2014

I have used them for many years. I am always happy with their service. They are a super company. They bend over backwards to make sure things are done right.

Verified CustomerMarch 22, 2014

Everything was good.

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March 21, 2014

I asked them if they could fix it and they did it right away. They are close to my house. I can walk there to pick it up.

Verified CustomerMarch 19, 2014

They told me what I already knew and referred me to Nissan. That was no help. I paid $130 to be told what I already knew.

Verified CustomerMarch 17, 2014

They have very professional and cost conscious employees.

Verified CustomerMarch 14, 2014

Their service is excellent, I take my car there because they are really great people. I recommend everyone to go there.

Verified CustomerMarch 14, 2014

I always have them work on my car and I have no reason not to recommend them.

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Verified CustomerMarch 11, 2014

I have never had any problems there.

Verified CustomerMarch 10, 2014

Well first of all I think they did an excellent job, they also contribute to a golf fundraiser I run for children with cancer.

Verified CustomerMarch 08, 2014

I have been doing business with them for about twenty years and I have not had any problems with them.

Verified CustomerMarch 07, 2014

They are thorough and family friendly.

Verified CustomerMarch 04, 2014

They are very friendly and courteous. They are prompt in their work. It was all well done. Their charges were reasonable. I feel confident in the work they were doing.

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Verified CustomerMarch 01, 2014

They are always fair and explain very thoroughly. They never take advantage of you.

Verified CustomerMarch 01, 2014

They are always good and honest and have been for almost 20 years.

Verified CustomerFebruary 26, 2014

They treated me well, they were pleasant and handled my situation correctly. If I had to go back I would.

Verified CustomerFebruary 20, 2014

I had an appointment and six hours later I had my tires on. That was way too long. I waited six hours.

Verified CustomerFebruary 19, 2014

I have been happy there. I feel they treat me fair. They are always prompt with the work. I have never had any problems.

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