Comprehensive Car Care in Santa Cruz, CA

Comprehensive Car Care in Santa Cruz, CA | Goodyear Tires & Auto Repair

Welcome to Goodyear Tires and Auto Repair– your full-service car care garage in Santa Cruz. Whether your vehicle needs manufacturer-recommended maintenance, whether it’s ready for the 30,000-mile checkup, or is facing major transmission or engine repairs, you can bring it to us knowing that we will treat your vehicle as if it were our own.

Our Santa Cruz garage offers complete car care – we provide not only maintenance services, but also diagnose issues( including check engine light diagnostics) and once we understand the root cause of the problem, we will get it fixed, and get your car back on the road. Our Santa Cruz auto care center has the depth of experience to work on most vehicles currently on the roads – domestic ( Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, ChryslerDodge, GM, Ford, Jeep, Hummer, GMC, Lincoln, Mercury, Oldsmobile, Plymouth, Pontiac, Saturn) Japanese ( Acura, Honda, Toyota, Lexus, Mazda, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Infiniti, Scion, Suzuki, Subaru), Korean ( Hyundai, Kia)  and European (Audi, BMW, Mini Cooper, Mercedes, Porsche, Volkswagen, Volvo) vehicles as well. 

Naturally, we also offer a wide selection of tires as well. We offer a broad range of new tires from: 

When you bring your vehicle to our friendly Santa Cruz auto repair facility, you can expect:

  • 24 months / 24,000 miles warranty
  • Clear explanations of what needs to be done and why
  • Highly experienced mechanics working on your vehicle
  • Same day service/repairs completion ( in most cases )

Some of the more frequent diagnostics, services and repairs we perform at our auto care shop:

Brake Service – we provide full range of brake services, from brake pad replacement, to rotors replacement, brake calipers repair, brake fluid line and hose repair, master brake cylinder repair, and of course brake fluid flush. We work with disc brakes, drum brakes, and anti-lock ABS brakes as well.

Check Engine Light Diagnostics – there are literally hundreds of reasons why you vehicle may illuminate the check engine light. Our technicians will use state-of-the-art digital diagnostic tools to find the root cause and repair your vehicle.

Auto Air Conditioning Service and Refill – we offer air conditioning system testing, repairs and ac coolant recharge. If your vehicle’s a/c does not blow cold air, bring it to our Santa Cruz car care center.

Catalytic Converter Replacement – unfortunately we are doing a lot catalytic converter replacements. This is due to rampant catalytic converter theft. If your vehicle’s catalytic converter is stolen, us, and we will fix your vehicle and get you back on the road.

Engine Repairs – we provide full range of engine services and repairs, including oil leak repair, tune up, and head gasket replacement if necessary.

Timing Belt and Water Pump Replacement – we mention both in one sentence, since reputable shops will recommend water pump replacement whenever you replace the timing belt. Majority of the cost of the water pump replacement is labor. When replacing the timing belt, we have already performed the labor necessary to get to the water pump, so it makes sense to replace it at that time as well.

Above are only some of the more frequent services and repairs we perform at Goodyear Tires and Auto Repair in Santa Cruz. Our shop is a full service car care facility, so we literally offer hundreds of services and repairs. Below is an abbreviated list, just to give you a glimpse of what our auto repair garage can offer:

  • tire installation
  • brake line and hose replacement
  • CV boot replacement
  • water pump, thermostat replacement
  • heater hose repair
  • brake rotors replacement
  • tire rotation
  • wiper blade replacement
  • alternator troubleshooting
  • transmission service
  • starting & charging diagnosis
  • engine repair
  • radiator repair
  • battery load test
  • electrical system diagnostics
  • brake fluid flush
  • coolant exchange service
  • tie rod replacement
  • EVAP system service and repair
  • driveline repair & maintenance
  • automatic transmission service & repair
  • AC system repair
  • clutch repair & replacement
  • drivability diagnostics
  • wheel balancing
  • brake calipers replacement
  • transmission flush
  • mechanical and suspension repairs
  • wheel alignment
  • heater core replacement
  • warning light diagnostics
  • manual transmission service & repair
  • alternator testing and repair
  • electrical system repair
  • auto a/c compressor replacement
  • battery service
  • power lock repair
  • cooling system service (water pumps, radiators)

So when your vehicle needs service, or repairs, bring it to Goodyear Tires and Auto repair, a family owned and operated Santa Cruz auto repair shop. We offer convenient online appointments on our website, or simply call the shop and we will set up an appointment for you.

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