RC Motors

(205) 224-0196
41 Verified Reviews

8:00am to 6:00pm


5599 Oporto-Madrid Blvd
Birmingham, AL 35210 USA


  • Terry Key, Owner
  • Established 2001
  • 4 Auto Repair Mechanics on Staff
  • 60 Years of Car Repair Experience

RC Motors Reviews


41 Verified Reviews
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by - Verified Customer October 22, 2017


by - Verified Customer September 12, 2017

Terry helped prioritize needed repairs

by - Verified Customer August 23, 2017

I only use RC Motors. They have skilled staff and excellent pricing. More importantly, they give you options before tying you in to costly repairs. The tops of their profession.

by - Verified Customer June 05, 2017

Good Service!

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by - Verified Customer May 25, 2017

Work performed was done on time and at a very reasonable price. The staff is very knowledgeable concerning automotive repairs and or problems that your vehicle may be experiencing. This is a great place to have your repair work completed.

by - Verified Customer May 09, 2017

I am very glad to deal with Terry.

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by - Verified Customer May 04, 2017

I always receive excellent service and courtesy when I take my car in.

by - Verified Customer March 28, 2017

I had my car detailed inside and out. It now looks brand-new .

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by - Verified Customer March 22, 2017

Job well done.

by - Verified Customer March 05, 2017

RC Motors take of all my car needs.

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by - Verified Customer February 23, 2017

Great company, always first class, I highly recommend.

by - Verified Customer February 23, 2017

Happy with work.

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by - Verified Customer February 22, 2017

The Remodel look great!!!!!

by - Verified Customer February 13, 2017

Terry and his crew are the best in the business as for as I am concerned. I have several vehicles of all makes and ages and they are able to fix and maintain them all.

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by - Verified Customer January 25, 2017

Great work all the time.

by - Verified Customer March 03, 2015

They did an outstanding job, they did the work in a timely manner the cost was great and overall they do amazing work.

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by - Verified Customer March 01, 2015

Absolutely great quality work at reasonable prices.

by - Verified Customer March 01, 2015

You take your car in and they actually fix your car, they do the work correctly the first time.

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by - Verified Customer February 19, 2015

They do good work and they're honest and reliable.

by - Verified Customer February 12, 2015

I got good service and they know what they are doing.

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by - Verified Customer February 12, 2015

The guys at RC Motors have always been very helpful. They have told me work actually did NOT need to be they don't just run up the bill. I know one of the owners, and his is an awesome, honest, decent Christian...I feel very confident. I know I'm not being taken advantage of.

by - Verified Customer February 11, 2015

They fixed it. I couldn't get anyone else to do it. My aunt recommended them.

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by - Verified Customer February 11, 2015

They always do a great job!

by - Verified Customer February 08, 2015

Chris, Terry, Shannon et all take good care of our cars.

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by - Verified Customer January 22, 2015

They got to my car within 30 minutes and they had me ready in about 3 hours.

by - Verified Customer January 15, 2015

They pickup your vehicle and bring it back.

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by - Verified Customer January 14, 2015

Quick service. Very friendly and courteous staff. Very trustworthy.

by - Verified Customer January 13, 2015

Very reliable personnel.

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by - Verified Customer January 07, 2015

No one does a better job than RC Motors.

by - Verified Customer January 01, 2015


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by - Verified Customer December 30, 2014

Chris has always been there for me and given me excellent service!!!

by - Verified Customer December 22, 2014

Great Service AND Great Price.

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by - Verified Customer December 21, 2014

They handle my service quickly and efficiently.

by December 02, 2014

Detail was awesome.

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by - Verified Customer November 18, 2014

Very professional, courteous, and prompt about their services.

by November 11, 2014


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by - Verified Customer November 06, 2014

Their Customer Service is outstanding. They will do what it takes.

by - Verified Customer October 14, 2014

Terry is a stud.

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by - Verified Customer August 21, 2014

Excellent service.

2 verified customers did not leave comments but provided these ratings:
by Justin, Lana

RepairPal Scorecard


RC Motors has been serving the Birmingham area since 2001. This RepairPal Certified shop strives to stay on top of the latest technologies and to be a leader in the local community by providing the highest level of automotive repair coupled with the best customer service. Our review of this shop revealed they are achieving this goal. Recent customers describe this team as “outstanding”, “courteous”, “professional”, “honest”, and “reliable”. This location features a team of automotive professionals whose commitment to ongoing training and investment in tools and equipment make them capable of repairs ranging from tires and wheel alignment, to minor and major mechanical repairs, to check engine light diagnoses and repair, as well as your scheduled maintenance needs. Repairs are covered by a 12-month / 12,000-mile warranty for your peace of mind. Local shuttle service, early bird drop off, and a waiting area with wireless Internet are all available for your convenience.



  • AC/Heating
  • Check Engine Light
  • Diagnosis
  • Oil Change & Lube
  • Scheduled Maintenance
  • Service & Repair
  • Timing Belts
  • Tire Sales/Repair
  • Transmission Repair
  • Vehicle Detailing
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  • Car Delivery
  • Coffee
  • Free Multi-Point Safety Inspection
  • Gas/Diesel
  • Heated Waiting Room
  • Parts/Accessories
  • Service Guarantee
  • Shopping Nearby
  • Towing
  • Warranty Accepted
  • Wireless Internet
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  • ACDelco


For more than 10 years, RcMotors has proudly brought quality auto sales & service to Birmingham. Some repair shops promise “customer service”, but never deliver. We can deliver...literally. At RcMotors we pick-up and deliver your car for servicing from your home or office. We understand that you have more important things to do with your time than sit in a repair shop waiting room

We specialize in all makes and models, including: Volvo, Lexus, Toyota, Nissan, Infiniti, Honda & Acura. Our technicians are factory trained on the specific vehicle on which they work.

ASE certified technicians | Better Business Bureau Accredited | AAA approved automotive repair facility

RcMotors offers quick oil changes, factory maintenance/service, tire sales, windshield repairs/ replacement/installation, as well as major engine and transmission repairs on cars both owned and leased. No job is too small or too large for us!


  • Acura
  • BMW
  • Buick
  • Cadillac
  • Chevrolet
  • Chrysler
  • Dodge
  • FIAT
  • Ford
  • GMC
  • Geo
  • Honda
  • Hummer
  • Hyundai
  • Infiniti
  • Isuzu
  • Jeep
  • Kia
  • Lexus
  • Lincoln
  • Mazda
  • Mercury
  • Mini
  • Mitsubishi
  • Nissan
  • Oldsmobile
  • Plymouth
  • Pontiac
  • Ram
  • Saab
  • Saturn
  • Scion
  • Smart
  • Subaru
  • Suzuki
  • Toyota
  • Volkswagen
  • Volvo
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Questions Answered by RC Motors
I just got the vehicle today. I do remembe...
First check to see if you have power going to the starter when you turn the key on (will need 2 people to test and a volt meter or test light).
Iv done a oil change and the next day pret...
Try replacing the pcv valve but most likely the rings in the bottom end of the engine are wore out and it will need rebuilt or replaced.
I brought my 1998 Subaru Legacy Outback in...
Find a new shop after your vehicle is repaired....any trustworthy shop would replace the tensioner, belt, water pump, and idler pulleys.
It just stopped out of nowhere. Won' t...
Hate to be the one to give the bad news but seems like your transmission may have went out.....very common on the ford taurus. Pull your transmission dipstick and check your fluid level and color - dark and smells burnt is a bad sign if it is still red may be something different.
I changed the thermostat, but still have n...
The more common thing on the mountaineer is the heater core stopping up.....feel both hoses going in and out of it to verify the temperature is close to the same. If they are not you may want to have it flushed or replaced.

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