Tolima's Auto Center

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35-40 42nd St
Long Island City, NY 11101 USA
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50 Verified Reviews

Auto Repair Experience

  • Melvin Oswaldo Lorenzana, Owner
  • Established 2005
  • 2 Auto Repair Mechanics on Staff
  • 25 Years of Car Repair Experience
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Tolima's Auto Center was established in 2005 and has been providing Long Island City and the surrounding area with quality automotive repairs ever since. This RepairPal Certified shop features a team of very experienced, highly trained technicians who are equipped with the tools and diagnostic equipment necessary to perform a wide range of repairs. These repairs can range from minor and major mechanical repairs, to tires and wheel alignment, to check engine light and computer diagnosis and repairs, to state smog and safety inspections, as well as your scheduled maintenance needs. This work is backed by a 24-month / 24,000-mile warranty for your peace of mind. Our survey of their recent customers revealed a group who describe the team here as: “honest”, “professional”, “helpful”, and “unbeatable”. 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 Experience

  • Melvin Oswaldo Lorenzana, Owner
  • Established 2005
  • 2 Auto Repair Mechanics on Staff
  • 25 Years of Car Repair Experience

Specialties

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

Amenities

  • AAA Member Discount
  • Child Friendly
  • Coffee
  • Early Bird Dropoff
  • Extended/Evening Hours
  • Financing
  • Free Estimates
  • Free Multi-Point Safety Inspection
  • Heated Waiting Room
  • Open Saturday
  • Open Weekends
  • Parts/Accessories
  • Rental Car
  • Se Habla Espanol
  • Senior Discount
  • Service Guarantee
  • Shopping Nearby
  • Shuttle
  • Towing
  • Warranty Accepted
  • Wireless Internet

Affiliations

  • NAPA

Makes We Serve

  • Acura
  • Audi
  • BMW
  • Buick
  • Cadillac
  • Chevrolet
  • Chrysler
  • Dodge
  • FIAT
  • Ford
  • GMC
  • 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

Message from the Shop

Tolima's Auto Center in Long Island City, NY

Since 2005, Tolima's Auto Center has been providing auto repairs and tires & collision work for customers in Long Island City, Queens, NY, as well as surrounding areas. In addition to a full suite of general auto repairs, our ASE-certified technicians perform auto body and collision repair, painting, and frame/uni-body repair. We service personal vehicles as well as fleets and every repair is backed by NAPA's 24 month/24,000 mile warranty. Call us now to schedule an appointment.

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Overall Rating

50 Verified Reviews

Customer Reviews

by Verified Customer July 16, 2016

Great service.

by Verified Customer July 12, 2016

Very thorough state inspection.

by Verified Customer July 05, 2016

Very knowledgeable and quick turnaround. Didn't wast my time and correct diagnosis

by Verified Customer June 30, 2016

Very good service, Both Manager and Staff were extremely helpful and nice. Made me feel comfortable and ensured that my vehicle were in good hands. Recommended to anybody who lives in Queens.

by June 30, 2016

I had my car inspected and it went well! The staff was friendly.

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by June 27, 2016

It was a good experience.

by Verified Customer June 24, 2016

Very good response, and fair pricing. I wish every experience with a mechanic was as pleasant. Hopefully it continues.

by Verified Customer June 17, 2016

Great experience, Alex was very clear, helpful, and thorough.

by Verified Customer June 15, 2016

This shop is extremely customer friendly and concerned with your satisfaction. All of the staff are polite, respectful and helpful. They greet you with a smile and put you at ease immediately. Oswaldo does exactly what you ask him to do (call with estimate before beginning work, explaining what will be done) and does not play games. He is honest and addresses any concerns you have immediately. His mechanics keep the shop clean and seem to enjoy their job. What a special place!

by Verified Customer June 07, 2016

Fast service.

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by Verified Customer June 07, 2016

Great experience, nice guys - very knowledgeable.

by Verified Customer June 07, 2016

Good service, good proving, and timely.

by Verified Customer June 01, 2016

Fast accurate service. Friendly staff.

by Verified Customer May 27, 2016

Very happy with the work they done on my truck and my two daughters cars.

by April 08, 2016

The shop is efficient and does excellent work.

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by Verified Customer April 04, 2016

Professional, fast, honest service, expensive, but other then that its 10 out of 10.

by Verified Customer April 02, 2016

Efficient, timely, friendly and reasonable.

by Verified Customer April 01, 2016

Clean waiting area. Friendly professional staff.

by Verified Customer March 31, 2016

Great service.

by Verified Customer March 24, 2016

They were wonderful, accommodating, and reasonably priced.

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by Verified Customer March 24, 2016

Very good customer service, up front reasonable pricing, quality work and don't push unnecessary service.

by Verified Customer March 22, 2016

Work was fully explained & perform well.

by Verified Customer March 19, 2016

It was a painless process and the people there are always nice.

by Verified Customer March 19, 2016

Pros: Professional technician, explain the problem correctly, know what they doing. Fast service.
Cons: Never give me option to replacing spare parts. They always order expensive spare parts.

by Verified Customer March 18, 2016

They did exactly what I asked them to do.

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by Verified Customer May 13, 2015

Son muy profesionales, amables, limpios y organizados.

by Verified Customer May 12, 2015

The are very attentive.

by May 09, 2015

Excellent service.

by Verified Customer May 08, 2015

Fast, friendly service. I wasn't pressured into doing anything to the vehicle. I felt the staff was completely honest.

by Verified Customer April 30, 2015

Service is unbeatable.

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by Verified Customer April 29, 2015

Fast service.

by Verified Customer April 25, 2015

It's fast and good.

by Verified Customer April 23, 2015

They went above and beyond to help me with my car. And showed me how to do a few things myself.

by Verified Customer April 18, 2015

Friendly environment, very negotiable with repairs and prompt service.

by Verified Customer April 15, 2015

They have a lot of experience and the owner is very fair with his prices.

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by Verified Customer April 15, 2015

They give you great service and are friendly and helpful with information. Very courteous.

by Verified Customer April 11, 2015

Great customer service and they are quick and efficient with their repairs, absolutely recommended.

by Verified Customer April 11, 2015

Good quality service but a little expensive.

by Verified Customer April 10, 2015

They were extremely kind, were very fast and honest.

by Verified Customer April 09, 2015

Very professional service.

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by Verified Customer April 04, 2015

Fast, competent, service oriented, professional staff.

by Verified Customer April 03, 2015

Good service.

by Verified Customer April 02, 2015

Great Customer service!

by Verified Customer April 01, 2015

The guy who took care of me was rude.

by Verified Customer March 23, 2015

The service was timely and honest.

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by Verified Customer March 13, 2015

Oswaldo the owner and his staff are very courteous and professional. They performed repairs of vehicles and paint work beyond my expectations.

by Verified Customer March 13, 2015

I never had problems making a quick appointment and the work was always completed on time.

by February 05, 2015

I would recommend Tolima's Auto Center. I am very happy since I stared bring my car to them, they are very responsible and they do a very good job. I really like how they work.

by Verified Customer February 03, 2015

They treat you like family.

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