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Fred Drake Automotive

RepairPal Certified Shop in Townsend

Fred Drake Automotive

33 Verified Reviews
(302) 308-7263
4195 Dupont Pkwy
Townsend, DE 19734 USA
"Very helpful, very prompt, they kept their promise of what they said they would do, the customer service is great."
— Patricia, a Verified Customer
Hours
Su
Closed
M-F
8:00am to 5:00pm
S
Closed
Auto Repair Experience
  • Kiel Drake, Manager
  • Established 1968
  • 3 Auto Repair Mechanics on Staff
  • 1 ASE Certified Auto Technician
  • 61 Years of Car Repair Experience
Fred Drake Automotive Reviews
33 Ratings
Displaying 1 - 15 of 32reviews
Carmen
11/28/18
Verified Customer
Had my trailer tire ready in no time!
Frank
11/28/18
Verified Customer
Service was 100% on the mark. Timely, competitive, and informative
Anna
11/05/18
Verified Customer
I brought my Jeep in for some repairs as a result of 'Death Wobble'. The work was completed with and beyond my expectations! Not only was the problem fixed, but other problems I had, were also fixed that I didn't know were related to the current problem, if that makes sense. I am very satisfied with the employees and the work that was completed on my Jeep! Thank you very much!
Dan
10/18/18
Verified Customer
Great service! Friendly staff! Always deliver what they promise.
Joshua
09/27/18
Verified Customer
Great service, price, and work. Love the new tires!
John
10/04/18
Verified Customer
Everything that needed to be done was done well. Working with me to find the right parts was also helpful.
Karen
10/12/18
Verified Customer
Very happy with the whole experience!
Patricia
03/16/18
Verified Customer
Very helpful, very prompt, they kept their promise of what they said they would do, the customer service is great.
Clynn
04/16/18
Verified Customer
It was really good. They took care of the problem and got it squared away. I was happy with the service. They serviced two or three of my vehicles. It went fine.
Dennis
07/10/18
Verified Customer
It was a little expensive.
Matthew
04/25/18
Verified Customer
Prices are fair and it is quick and easy, and friendly service.
George
06/08/18
Verified Customer
The mechanics were not honest. They told me I needed certain parts on one of my vehicles and I had those parts replaced a month before that.
Jason
06/29/18
Verified Customer
They took very good care and honored exactly what they offered.
Karla
04/17/18
Verified Customer
I love them. They provide great service and they're honest. I will be going back there for service.
Chad
06/15/18
Verified Customer
Awesome, good experience, everything, took care of me, timely manner, fast, the whole nine.
RepairPal Scorecard
92
Overall Quality Score
Group 5 Created with Sketch.
24-month / 24,000-mile warranty
Technical Ability
94
Tools & Equipment
90
Customer Service
93
Customer Amenities
93
Fred Drake Automotive was established way back in 1968 and has been proudly serving Townsend and the surrounding area ever since. This RepairPal Certified shop features a very experienced and well-trained team who are equipped with the tools and diagnostic equipment necessary for today's modern vehicles. Repairs performed here can range from minor and major mechanical repairs, to check engine light and computer diagnosis and repairs, to tires and wheel alignment, as well as your scheduled maintenance needs. All 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 “helpful”, “friendly”, “prompt”, “honest”, and "awesome". A local shuttle service, loaner cars, early bird drop off, and a waiting area with wireless Internet are also available for your convenience.
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Message From the Shop
AUTO REPAIRS FOR TOWNSEND AND BEYOND If you’re looking for a local auto repair shop you can trust, consider Fred Drake Automotive. Since 1968, we’ve been providing our friends and neighbors in Townsend with dependable, trustworthy auto repairs. Whether your vehicle needs a minor tune-up or a major overhaul, our service technicians are skilled at efficiently pinpointing solutions to problems, which can save you valuable time and money. Our technicians stay up to date on the latest automotive technology, utilizing professional, hands-on experience working with many vehicle types. Honda,Toyota, Mazda,Nissan, Chevy ,Dodge, Ford ,Jeep as well as BMW and VW."
Specialities
  • AC/Heating
  • Alignment
  • Check Engine Light
  • Muffler & Exhaust
  • Oil Change & Lube
  • Scheduled Maintenance
  • Service & Repair
  • Timing Belts
Amenities
  • Early Bird Dropoff
  • Loaner Car
  • Service Guarantee
  • Shuttle
  • Wireless Internet
Makes We Serve
  • Acura
  • Audi
  • BMW
  • Buick
  • Cadillac
  • Chevrolet
  • Chrysler
  • Dodge
  • FIAT
  • Ford
  • GMC
  • Geo
  • Honda
  • Hummer
  • Hyundai
  • Infiniti
  • Isuzu
  • Jeep
  • Kia
  • Lexus
  • Lincoln
  • Mazda
  • Mercedes-Benz
  • Mercury
  • Mini
  • Mitsubishi
  • Nissan
  • Oldsmobile
  • Plymouth
  • Pontiac
  • Ram
  • Saab
  • Saturn
  • Scion
  • Smart
  • Subaru
  • Suzuki
  • Toyota
  • Volkswagen
  • Volvo
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What verified customers have to say about Fred Drake Automotive
Would recommend to a friend
90%
Car was ready when promised
100%
Did not feel sales pressure
88%
Car was fixed correctly the first time
90%
Customer was treated respectfully
100%
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