The Model Garage works hard to set itself apart from other automotive shops in a couple of ways; they specialize in the repair of Toyota, Lexus, Scion, and Volvo vehicles, they strive to repair your vehicle right the first time, and they believe in providing top notch customer service. Recent customers describe this RepairPal Certified team as “excellent”, “amazing”, “trustworthy”, “knowledgeable”, and “professional”. This team has been providing good quality automotive repair since 1981. They have the training, experience, and automotive tools and computer diagnostic equipment to help ensure their goal of providing high quality repair is achieved. These repairs can range from minor and major mechanical repairs, to check engine light and computer system diagnoses and repairs, to smog repair only for Volvo, Toyota, Lexus, and Scion cars, as well as your scheduled maintenance needs. Their work is backed by a 12-month / 12,000-mile warranty for your peace of mind. Early bird vehicle drop off and a waiting are with WiFi are available for your convenience.
The Model Garage
Berkeley, CA 94705 USA
Auto Repair Experience
- Donald Worth, Owner
- Established 1981
- 5 Auto Repair Mechanics on Staff
- 1 ASE Certified Auto Technician
- 90 Years of Car Repair Experience
- Check Engine Light
- Muffler & Exhaust
- Oil Change & Lube
- Scheduled Maintenance
- Service & Repair
- Smog/Emissions Testing
- Timing Belts
- Transmission Repair
- Early Bird Dropoff
- Service Guarantee
- Wireless Internet
Makes We Serve
Great quality and honest service.
Competent work at a fair price.
They are efficient, trustworthy, fair and friendly local business.
I've been taking pour cars there for over thirty years. It's now like family than a place I merely do business with. And they are like that with everyone. Good quality work and honest opinions.
They care for two of our cars and have done an excellent job for several years.
I trust the people at Model Garage to give me an honest diagnosis and excellent service.
Excellent service. I had heard great things, all of which proved to be true. Fast, friendly, personable, affordable...
They have been experts with my Volvo.
They have taken care of my cars for nearly 20 years with honesty and skill.
I like the clear explanation of problem, options offered, and speed of service.
Very friendly service, and they always explain everything that they're doing in detail. They answer questions readily.
Quick, capable service from agreeable people.
Always friendly. Explain things understandably.
They do good work.
I have enjoyed the best professional service of any kind I've had in my entire life for pushing 30 years from Model Garage. I've recommended that people consider buying certain brands in order to avail themselves of their services.
They provide excellent service.
On time, on budget, performed the work, and nice people.
I have been receiving service from the Model garage for close to 20 years. I feel they are fair, honest and dependable. Most importantly they do good work.
Satisfactory service for 30 years.
I had a great experience before, but this time felt like I was talked down to when I was unhappy with the conclusion.
Honest, fair, and knowledgeable service.
Great staff, great work on old Volvo
The folks at The Model Garage are great: they provide friendly, reassuring, and efficient service. They treat their customers with immense care and trustworthiness.
They are friendly, informative about what my car needs for service. Reasonably priced.
Model Garage was recommended by a friend and I've gotten stellar service from them but I recently got charged over $90 for a simple oil change. That is a total ripoff! It shakes my trust in them!
I have been a customer for 15 years, and every encounter has been good to excellent.
Timely, courteous, economical service.
All around great service.
Great service, and attention to detail. Fair pricing, and everyone is very friendly and service oriented.
They provide prompt reliable service and take a personal interest and concern with the safety and welfare of my family.
Excellent service and support.
Excellent service and friendly staff.
I have always been happy with work done on my old Volvo and the explanation for what needs to be done and why and what can be done later as required.
They give the best serve you know it's fair and they are excellent mechanics.
Amazing service, always good work on my car.
I have been taking my cars to the model garage for years, they always provide great service and are very honest.
Very helpful. Job well done.
Knowledgeable mechanics, extremely efficient customer service, and all there go beyond the usual to keep the customers content!!! Model Garage is way above and beyond the norm.
They are friendly, explain what they will be doing, excellent in their craft, and fair in charges. Tops!
Excellent, professional, friendly service.
- High quality repair
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- Warranty on repairs
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