Advanced Car Care

(973) 321-3897
30 Verified Reviews

9:00am to 6:00pm
9:00am to 2:00pm


406 River Styx Rd
Hopatcong, NJ 07843 USA


  • John Sanchez, Owner
  • Established 2001
  • 2 Auto Repair Mechanics on Staff
  • 54 Years of Car Repair Experience

Advanced Car Care Reviews


30 Verified Reviews
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by - Verified Customer August 03, 2014

I have had many repairs at his shop. He is honest with his fair prices and only repairs things that need to be repaired. He is an excellent business man and gets his work done on time.

by - Verified Customer August 03, 2014

I had great service and they were very nice to me.

by August 03, 2014

They were nice and friendly. They weren't grumpy. I had to take my car back there because the next day, it wasn't completely fixed 100%.

by - Verified Customer July 29, 2014

He gets it done right, that is why I say he is good. This shop is convenient for me because it's right next door.

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by - Verified Customer July 28, 2014

I've always liked him since he has been in town and I have been to a lot of places in town and he seems to be the best. Good service. They're fast and actually I needed a ride home and they gave me a ride home.

by - Verified Customer July 28, 2014

They did a thorough diagnostic and they did good work for the value.

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by - Verified Customer July 25, 2014

He was very knowledgeable and friendly. It was just a good experience. It's hard to find a good mechanic and he seems to be one. Treat customers well. They use advanced equipment.

by - Verified Customer July 23, 2014

I was very satisfied with the work. He was a nice guy and did the work like he was suppose to and I have no problem.

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by - Verified Customer July 22, 2014

They are very good and responsive. We had a problem isolating an oil leak problem, they were extremely conscientious.

by - Verified Customer July 14, 2014

They are fantastic, super nice, he walks me through everything he is going to do. He tells me what needs to be repaired right away. His prices are fair and he's fast.

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by - Verified Customer June 30, 2014

The main guy John that works there is very helpful. He is not like any other mechanic.

by - Verified Customer June 01, 2014

The service was exceptional. The people were really nice there.

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by - Verified Customer May 20, 2014

Customer service was good and the price was good.

by - Verified Customer April 29, 2014

They were very thorough with the inspection of the car. I took it in for an inspection. They gave me a reasonable explanation of what the car needed. I had a front alignment done and an oil change. They charged me a reasonable price for both.

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by - Verified Customer April 29, 2014

I was happy with the price. I shop around...

by - Verified Customer April 18, 2014

He is a very good mechanic.

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by - Verified Customer April 08, 2014

I've been using them for years and he's a good mechanic. He's honest and he's good.

by - Verified Customer April 03, 2014

Good quality and good customer service. Convenient location.

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by - Verified Customer April 02, 2014

Everything was excellent.

by - Verified Customer March 31, 2014

Everything was completed quickly and when they promised. I like their location, because it is right here in town and I think they are the only repair shop in town.

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by - Verified Customer June 20, 2013

The mechanic John always gets the jobs done right. Also he doesn't treat women like they are dumb and he explains what he is doing.

by - Verified Customer June 11, 2013

I have gone there numerous times and she has done exceptional work on my car every time.

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by - Verified Customer June 03, 2013

John does a wonderful job with my car and that is why I recommend them.

by May 30, 2013

I was just upset with the follow-up on my car that he failed to do.

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by - Verified Customer May 18, 2013

They have good service and the price is right. I know the owner and I have been going to them for many years and he is local.

by - Verified Customer April 28, 2013

I trust his opinion, very affordable and willing to go above and beyond by explaining the repairs to you.

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by - Verified Customer April 02, 2013

I feel they did a good job.

by - Verified Customer March 28, 2013

They were polite, courteous and they seemed to do the work right and I am completely satisfied with their service.

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by - Verified Customer March 06, 2013

They're courteous, friendly, and do the repairs right, their bill is in reason, and they are knowledgeable.

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Advanced Car Care was established in 2001 by John Sanchez. Over the years this location has endured many changes in the industry but John remained committed to providing good quality automotive repairs at a fair price to the local community of Hopatcong. Our unbiased review of their most recent customers solidified this as fact. The feedback we received revealed a duo who truly care about their customers. They are described as fantastic, very thorough, responsive, experienced, and honest. In addition to providing excellent customer service, they take the time to stay current on the latest industry trends by attending good quality training on a regular basis to help ensure that professional repairs are made to your modern vehicle. These repairs range from tires and wheel alignment, to minor and major mechanical repairs, to computer diagnosis and repair, as well your scheduled maintenance needs. All this is backed by a 12-month / 12,000-mile warranty for your peace of mind. Local shuttle service, early bird drop off, and wireless Internet are available for your convenience.



  • AC/Heating
  • Alignment
  • Check Engine Light
  • Classic Car Repair/Restoration
  • Diagnosis
  • Muffler & Exhaust
  • Oil Change & Lube
  • Roadside Assistance
  • Scheduled Maintenance
  • Service & Repair
  • Timing Belts
  • Tire Sales/Repair
  • Transmission Repair
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  • Car Pickup/Dropoff
  • Child Friendly
  • Coffee
  • Early Bird Dropoff
  • Extended/Evening Hours
  • Heated Waiting Room
  • Military Discount
  • Open Saturday
  • Parts/Accessories
  • Se Habla Espanol
  • Senior Discount
  • Service Guarantee
  • Shopping Nearby
  • Shuttle
  • Towing
  • Wireless Internet
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  • NAPA


Advanced Car Care provides a variety of auto maintenance, roadside assistance, and snow plowing services to customers in Hopatcong, NJ and the surrounding areas. Whether you need to be rescued from the side of the road or need your tires changed, we’ve got affordable solutions for you. With over 25 years of car repair experience, you can be sure we’ll have your car running like new.

We offer 24-hour towing and snow removal services for our customers’ convenience, so give us a call today!


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