Topline Automotive

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823 N San Mateo Dr
San Mateo, CA 94401 USA
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8:00am to 6:00pm
8:00am to 6:00pm
8:00am to 6:00pm
8:00am to 6:00pm
8:00am to 6:00pm
9:00am to 4:00pm
8:00am to 6:00pm
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(650) 727-1347
19 Verified Reviews

Auto Repair Experience

  • Joel Gile, Manager
  • Established 1997
  • 3 Auto Repair Mechanics on Staff
  • 1 ASE Certified Auto Technician
  • 70 Years of Car Repair Experience
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Topline Automotive was established in 1997 and has been providing San Mateo and the surrounding area with quality automotive repairs ever since. This shop features a team with an excellent mix of experience, ongoing training and ASE certifications 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 inspections, as well as your scheduled maintenance needs. This work is backed by a 12-month / 12,000-mile warranty for your peace of mind. Our survey of their recent customers revealed a group who describe the team here as: “professional”, “knowledgeable”, “excellent”, and “honest” A local shuttle service, rental cars, early bird drop off, Saturday business hours, and a waiting area with wireless Internet are available for your convenience.


Auto Repair Experience

  • Joel Gile, Manager
  • Established 1997
  • 3 Auto Repair Mechanics on Staff
  • 1 ASE Certified Auto Technician
  • 70 Years of Car Repair Experience


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


  • Car Delivery
  • Car Pickup/Dropoff
  • Car Wash
  • Chinese Spoken
  • Early Bird Dropoff
  • Free Estimates
  • Free Multi-Point Safety Inspection
  • Gas/Diesel
  • Heated Waiting Room
  • Open Saturday
  • Parts/Accessories
  • Rental Car
  • Service Guarantee
  • Shuttle
  • Warranty Accepted
  • Wireless Internet


  • iATN

Message from the Shop


We specialize in European and high-end import cars service and repair.
We also have a fully equipped detail facility.
In addition, we have a highly visible Car Sales Showroom and lot for all your sales and consignment needs.


Established in 2000.

We are located in the heart of the Bay Area, just a few minutes from the San Francisco Airport.
We house a significant facility with many service bays, a wireless alignment machine and a team of qualified technicians with years of experience specializing in European and high-end import cars.
We also have a fully equipped detail facility. The company was founded by master Mercedes/BMW technician Zim Gwee in early 2000.

Makes We Serve

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

Overall Rating

19 Verified Reviews
by - Verified Customer November 03, 2015

I only had one service experience done there, everything was fine and everything I expected. The service manager was formal in addressing the service and more formal than what I have experienced.

by - Verified Customer October 19, 2015

Excellent customer service.

by - Verified Customer October 07, 2015


by - Verified Customer September 23, 2015

Great customer service. Car ready as promised. High quality and detail work at reasonable price.

by - Verified Customer September 23, 2015

I trust the Owner and I know he is an honest businessman & they gave me a very good customer service.

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by - Verified Customer September 22, 2015

They are very easy to deal with and don't overcharge.

by - Verified Customer September 09, 2015

They do a good job. No problems, only fix what needs fixed.

by - Verified Customer September 03, 2015

They are personable, they get the job done quickly and they do good work.

by - Verified Customer September 03, 2015

They are a little pricey for the services they offer.

by - Verified Customer September 02, 2015

On two separate vehicles of mine, Topline was able to troubleshoot and repair both cars that even the dealer could not figure out.

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by - Verified Customer August 19, 2015

Very good work.

by August 08, 2015

Great customer service as well as top notch work.

by August 03, 2015

They charge outrageous prices and never fix what they say they will.

by July 29, 2015

The owner is extremely professional the staff are very professional and they are knowledgeable in what they do as well.

by - Verified Customer July 18, 2015

Topline made sure everything is done right, they don't rush things through.

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by - Verified Customer July 07, 2015

I've been dealing with Topline for at least twenty years, and they're just the best.

by - Verified Customer July 03, 2015

Good service.

by - Verified Customer June 06, 2015

I was satisfied with the job they did.

by - Verified Customer June 04, 2015

Joel was knowledgeable about cars and had my vehicle done right and on time.

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