Mountain Home Car Care Center

(208) 314-1735
31 Verified Reviews

8:00am to 5:00pm


675 W 6th S
Mountain Home, ID 83647 USA


  • David Kellerman, Owner
  • Established 1997
  • 3 Auto Repair Mechanics on Staff
  • 39 Years of Car Repair Experience

Mountain Home Car Care Center Reviews


31 Verified Reviews
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by - Verified Customer September 04, 2017

We were thank that Dave was willing to work on our care after hours so we could make it home.

by - Verified Customer August 21, 2017

Drove in to get an oil leak checked on Monday and had an oil pan replaced and ready to go by Tuesday! Quickness.

by - Verified Customer June 18, 2017

As always you've taken great care of us. We do appreciate the professional service you've always provided.

by - Verified Customer May 24, 2017

Great experience!

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by - Verified Customer April 24, 2017

Family favorite.

by - Verified Customer March 29, 2017

Fast, inexpensive, great quality work and friendly service. Thank you!

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by - Verified Customer February 08, 2017

Kind, courteous, and very helpful.

by - Verified Customer January 17, 2017

Whatever they did, they did not fix the problems with the car. We have to take our car back to be seen again so they can fix the problem.

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by - Verified Customer December 21, 2016

Dave, Cory and company, Actually, I've had my 2001 Chevy Lumina in your shop twice this winter to remedy an inadequate heat output problem with the vehicle. During the first appointment the water pump was discovered to be leaking so was changed. Although unrelated, the serpentine belt was discovered to be worn so was also replaced. The heat output was not improved. The second time I brought the vehicle in the thermostat was changed. Again no improvement in the heat output of the vehicle. It gets just warm, but not comfortable or anywhere near toasty. If I'm tight on time to get to work or an appointment and the windshields of my cars are frosty, I always take another vehicle instead of the Lumina because it takes way longer to thaw out. I have a semi-dumb stock factor temperature gauge which maxes out at 260 degrees. Even when the vehicle has clearly been running more than long enough to be fully warmed up, the gauge never gets close to reflecting a mid-scale indication. I approximate it is registering about 120 degrees. That seems wrong as all my other vehicles provide more heat than I can stand after warming up. Is the gauge reflecting engine temperature or the temperature of the water making it to the heater core? I'm pretty sure most cars are designed to run with engine temperatures of 185-210 degrees, right? Well anyway, I checked blogs on line and found that the Lumina 3100 series, even back in the 90s is known to have this problem. I viewed a customer video who troubleshot this problem on his 1997 Lumina changing everything in the system including the water pump, the thermostat, heater resistor under the passenger side dash, hoses, heater control knobs on the instrument panel and. He finally solved the problem by opening two nipples/plugs on each top side of the engine and bleeding the cooling system which was full of air. He got the car up to operating temperature, took off the radiator cap, ensured the radiator was full of coolant, and while the car was running, bubbles stopped coming out of the cooling system. The fluid never came out in a perfect stream (totally without bubbles) but when the heater started putting out "hot air" he just tightened the plugs and boom-- problem fixed. What do you think?

by - Verified Customer December 06, 2016

Always courteous and honest - I never feel like they are trying to rip me off.

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by - Verified Customer December 04, 2016

No issues.

by - Verified Customer November 06, 2016

My engine replacement was accomplished quickly and efficiently.

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by - Verified Customer September 26, 2016

I think they did a good job.

by - Verified Customer September 22, 2016

Very professional, very honest, very informative, and hard working.

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by - Verified Customer September 20, 2016

It was wonderful service.

by - Verified Customer September 15, 2016

They were very thorough and communicated what was going on with my car and what needed to be done.

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by - Verified Customer September 15, 2016

I can get my car in very quickly. They always get the job done right the first time.

by - Verified Customer September 15, 2016

My last experience was average. They recommended that I do something to my car that was a lot more than what it would take to fix my car. They are nice.

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by - Verified Customer September 14, 2016

I needed help making sure my car was good to go for a road trip and they were able to get it done in a few minutes. It was really helpful.

by - Verified Customer September 14, 2016

It was excellent service. They are my mechanic and they have been for 5 or 6 years.

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by - Verified Customer September 08, 2016

It was great. I had no problems. I don't have to question anything they do. I have been going there for a couple of years and I will keep going there because I am happy with their work.

by - Verified Customer September 06, 2016

Good customer service.

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by - Verified Customer August 31, 2016

It was good. I had a problem with my car and I got it fixed there. It was really good. It is still running.

by - Verified Customer August 25, 2016

They are very nice. They are honest. They are not out to take money from you.

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by - Verified Customer August 21, 2016

Good customer service.

by - Verified Customer August 16, 2016

We have always been pleased with them. They stand behind their work and we appreciate that.

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by - Verified Customer August 16, 2016

Customer service did what I needed them to do and got the job done efficiently.

by - Verified Customer August 15, 2016

It was alright but it was really expensive.

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by - Verified Customer August 15, 2016

They were quick. They were right around the corner. They did what they had to do. It was simple. It was an oil change and an inspection.

by - Verified Customer August 14, 2016

It was good. They were very informative and knew what they were doing.

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by - Verified Customer August 02, 2016

Helpful shop manager!

RepairPal Scorecard


Mountain Home Car Care Center was established in 1997 and has been providing the community 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 check engine light and computer diagnosis and repairs, 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: “courteous”, “helpful”, “professional”, “honest”, and “wonderful”. A local shuttle service and early bird drop off are also available for your convenience.



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