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7374 Redwood Blvd Ste B
Novato, CA 94945

7374 Redwood Blvd Ste B
Novato, CA 94945

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Welcome to Vale Auto Repair

Premium Automotive Service in Novato, CA

If you’re looking for auto repair in Novato, CA, you’ve found us. Here at Vale Auto Repair we work hard to earn your trust and loyalty. We know how important it is to find a Novato car service you can rely on, so your satisfaction is our top priority each and every day.

Our professional automotive service offers you years of combined expertise from our well-trained technicians. We treat our auto repair professionals well because we value their skill and can-do attitude. We know our team sets us apart, saving you time and money, not to mention worry. When it comes to auto repair in Novato, we are totally confident that Vale Auto Repair is the best option in town!

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Vale Auto Repair
7374 Redwood Blvd Ste B
Novato, CA 94945
(415) 895-5442
Mon-Fri: 8am-5:30pm
Sat-Sun: Closed
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Vale Auto Repair
7374 Redwood Blvd Ste B
Novato, CA 94945
(415) 895-5442
Mon-Fri: 8am-5:30pm
Sat-Sun: Closed
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Why Choose Vale Auto Repair

For years Vale Auto Repair has been there for the people of Novato. We love what we do, and that basic fact fuels our business. We are dedicated to our customers, and that’s why they stick with us—the best auto repair Novato has to offer.

Vale Auto Repair was founded on the basic idea that everyone deserves respect. It is our mission to treat each person that comes through our door with dignity and sensitivity. We believe this attention to detail has paid off by providing us with our loyal, friendly family of customers. That’s what makes Vale Auto Repair the best car service in Novato!

  • We service fleet vehicles, Industrial, Heavy Duty Equipment, Hydraulic, Boom Truck Service, Bucket Truck Service, Hybrid Vehicle, IMA Battery replacement or Refurnish
  • ASE Trained Automotive Technicians
  • Serving Novato, CA since 2015

The Absolute Best Car Service in Novato, CA

What sets Vale Auto Repair apart from all of the others in Novato, CA?

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in Novato, CA, it’s all about earning loyalty and trust by doing our very best every day. We are determined to earn and keep your trust.

Talent: At Vale Auto Repair, you can rest easy knowing that our highly-skilled, experienced auto service professionals are handling your car. Our technicians bring years of experience, skill, and education to the Novato auto repair table.

Time: We take the time we need to provide you with top quality car service in Novato, CA, and we take the time to talk to you about what that means. We listen to you so we understand your needs and goals for your auto repair.

Recently Serviced Vehicles

2017 Honda Civic

Honda Civic

Mileage
67,970
Service Date
11/30/2020
Services Performed
  • BRAKES APPROX FRONT 8 MM APPROX REAR 6 MM TIRES FRONT 9 /32in REAR 7 /32in FLUIDS LEVEL AND CONDITION, ok BATTERY CONDITION, ok 425-580 WIPER / WASHER FLUID, ok CHECK LIGHTS, needs attention CHECK A/C SYSTEM, ok CHECK ELECTRONICS, ok
  • REPAIRED HOSE , SEEMS WAS DAMAGED BY RODENTS . FUEL TRIM OK AT THIS TIME , RESET ALL CODES , ROAD TESTED VEHICLE AFTER REPAIR OK AT THIS TIME. RECOMMEND TO KEEP ON EYE FOR RODENTS AND FOR ANY FURTHER CODE
  • VERIFIED CUSTOMER COMPLAINT , RETRIEVED MULTIPLES CODES ON DIFFERENT SYSTEM ( SEE ATTACHED LIST) . RECOMMEND TO REPAIR LEAN CONDITION DUE TO DAMAGE VACUUM HOSE , RESET CODES AND RECHECK
 
IVAN H. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/30/2020

2019 Ford Mustang

Ford Mustang

Mileage
22,947
Service Date
11/30/2020
Services Performed
  • AS PER CUSTOMER REQUEST AND DUE TO POOR STARTING CONDITIONS REPLACED FUEL PUMP AGAIN , INSTALLED SECOND AFTERMARKET FUEL PUMP AND RELATED PARTS THAT COMES WITH NEW PUMP ( HOSES, FILTER PICK UP SCREEN AND POWER HARNESS )
 
RICHARD L. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/30/2020

2007 Ford Mustang

Ford Mustang

Mileage
34,153
Service Date
10/2/2020
Services Performed
  • CHECK ENGINE LIGHT IS ON CODES P0148 FUEL DELIVERY ERROR P1234 FUEL PUMP DRIVER MODULE OFFLINE
  • REPLACED FUEL PUMP MODULE DRIVER SIDE , RESET CODES . ROAD TESTED VEHICLE FOR ABOUT 5 MILES OK AT THIS TIME . NOTE : THERE IS ANOTHER FUEL PUMP MODULE ON PASSENGER SIDE FOR FUEL PUMP 2 , RECOMMEND TO MONITOR CAR CONDITIONS
 
BOB B. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/2/2020

2012 Honda Odyssey

Honda Odyssey

Mileage
113,931
Service Date
10/2/2020
Services Performed
  • BRAKES APPROX FRONT 10 mm APPROX REAR 5 mm TIRES FRONT 10 /32in REAR 10 /32in FLUIDS LEVEL AND CONDITION, OK BATTERY CONDITION, OK WIPER / WASHER FLUID, MARGINAL CHECK LIGHTS, ok CHECK A/C SYSTEM, ok CHECK ELECTRONICS, ok
  • PERFORMED OIL CHANGE AND MULTI-POINT INSPECTION AND FREE TIRE ROTATION
  • REPLACED BOTH AIR FILTER ENGINE AND CABIN
  • REPLACED REAR WIPER BLADE DUE TO DAMAGE , FRONT ON MARGINAL CONDITIONS
 
JT F. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/2/2020

2010 Volkswagen Jetta

Volkswagen Jetta

Mileage
76,864
Service Date
9/8/2020
Services Performed
  • PERFORMED OIL CHANGE AND MULTI-POINT INSPECTION
 
JASON H. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/8/2020

2011 Kia Sportage

Kia Sportage

Mileage
110,111
Service Date
8/11/2020
Services Performed
  • AFTER EXTENSIVE TROUBLESHOOTING TRACED NOISE TO FAULTY DRIVE BELT TENSIONER , RECOMMEND REPLACEMENT AND RE-CHECK
  • REPLACED DRIVE BELT TENSIONER , ROAD TESTED VEHICLE , OK AT THIS TIME.
 
ELEEN D. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/11/2020

2019 Ford Mustang

Ford Mustang

Mileage
18,335
Service Date
8/11/2020
Services Performed
  • AS PER CUSTOMER REQUEST INSTALLED *- SUBFRAME ALIGNMENT BUSHINGS ( 4 ) *- DIFFERENTIAL BLACK BUSHINGS ( 4 ) *- TRANSMISSION SUPPORT/MOUNT *- MISSING SPLASH SHIELD BOLTS/CLIPS INSTALLED ALL ACCESSORIES FOLLOWING ALL AFTERMARKET INSTRUCTIONS , TORQUE ALL BOLTS TO SPECS , ROAD TEST VEHICLE AFTER REPAIR , OK NOTE : ALL PARTS PROVIDED BY CUSTOMER , REMOVED OEM PARTS LEFT IN THE TRUNK .
 
RICHARD L. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/11/2020

2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport

Mitsubishi Outlander Sport

Mileage
51,359
Service Date
8/11/2020
Services Performed
  • PERFORMED OIL CHANGE AND MULTI-POINT INSPECTION
  • ROTATED TIRES
 
FABIEN R. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/11/2020

2015 Nissan Versa

Nissan Versa

Mileage
44,919
Service Date
7/29/2020
Services Performed
  • UNABLE TO VERIFIED CUSTOMER COMPLAINT AT THIS TIME , CAR WAS TESTED MULTIPLES TIMES WITH BOTH KEYS AND IT STARTED OK EVERY TIME , KEYS WILL GO IN/OUT AND TURN AS WELL EASY EVERY TIMES IT WAS TESTED. NEW KEY WAS CUT AND IGNITION SWITCH LUBRICATED TO AVOID ANY FUTURE FAILURE , RECOMMEND TO MONITOR .
 
MAGGIE B. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/29/2020

2014 RAM 2500 HD

RAM 2500 HD

Mileage
66,108
Service Date
7/29/2020
Services Performed
  • AS PER CUSTOMER REQUEST REPLACE BOTH FRONT TAILLIGHTS ASSEMBLIES AND HEADLIGHTS ASSEMBLIES , CUSTOMER PROVIDED PARTS . NOTE : HEADLIGHT DOES NOT FIT COMPLETELY PROPERLY INTO CAR , ADJUSTED THEM AS BEST AS POSSIBLE , RECOMMEND TO DRIVE VEHICLE AND MONITOR ADJUSTMENT OF LIGHTS AT NIGHT .
  • AS PER MANUFACTURE RECOMMENDATION AND DUE TO ATF BEING DARK , PERFORMED TRANSMISSION SERVICE . DRAINED AND RE-FILLED TRANSMISSION FLUID , REPLACE BOTH TRANSMISSION FILTERS , INSTALLED NEW PAN GASKET AND ADDED NEW FLUID . OEM PARTS USED FOR THIS SERVICE , ROAD TESTED VEHICLE AFTER REPAIR , OK AT THIS TIME.
  • BRAKES APPROX FRONT 5 MM APPROX REAR NEW NOW TIRES FRONT 12 /32in REAR 8 /32in FLUIDS LEVEL AND CONDITION, ok BATTERY CONDITION, ok 600-730 cca WIPER / WASHER FLUID, ok CHECK LIGHTS, thrid brake light out CHECK A/C SYSTEM, ok , possible weak compressor CHECK ELECTRONICS, ok
  • PERFOMED A/C CYCLE , PULLED ONLY 78G OF FREON, PERFORMED 20 MINS OF VACUUM NO LEAKS DETECTED AT THIS TIME , REPLACED CORE VALVE AND RE-CHARGED SYSTEM TO 540G , COMPRESSOR SEEMS TO BE WEAK , RECOMMEND TO MONITOR COMPRESSOR AND ANY POSSIBLE LEAK , DYE ADDED TO SYSTEM .
  • PERFORMED ENGINE OIL AND FILTER SERVICE , REPLACE BOTH FUEL FILTERS AND AIR FILTER ENGINE , ROAD TESTED VEHICLE AFTER REPAIR , OK AT THIS TIME.
  • REPLACE UPPER RADIATOR HOSE DUE TO COOLANT LEAK AND BLED AIR OUT COOLANT SYSTEM , NO OTHER COOLANT LEAK VISUALLY DETECTED AT THIS TIME , OTHER COOLANT HOSES STILL ORIGINAL
  • REPLACED REAR BRAKE PADS , ROAD TESTED VEHICLE AFTER REPAIR OK AT THIS TIME
  • REPLACED UPSTREAM NOX SENSOR DUE TO CODE , CUSTOMER AWARE A DORMAN AFTERMARKET SENSOR WAS INSTALLED , RESET CODE , ROAD TESTED VEHICLE OK AT THIS TIME. NOTE : DOWNSTREAM NOX SENSOR MAY FAIL ON NEAR FUTURE.
  • RETRIEVE CODES P2201 – P2560 – U059E , SEE ATTACHED SHEET FOR CODES DEFINITION , RECOMMEND REPLACE NOX SENSOR UPSTREAM BANK 1 SENSOR 1 AND REPAIR COOLANT LEAKS
  • SEE ATTACHED SHEET FOR RECALL , RECOMMEND TO BRING FOR REPAIR TO MANUFACTURE DEALER
  • THIRD / CENTER BRAKE LIGHT IS OUT , TRIED TO REMOVED LENS TO REPLACED BULB BUT IT WAS GLUED INTO CAR
  • TOP OFF DEF , LEVEL AT 95% AT THIS TIME.
  • VERIFIED CUSTOMER COMPLAINT , CHECKED PRESSURE INSIDE A/C SYSTEM IT WAS LOW , PERFORMED A/C CYCLE WITH MACHINE IT ONLY PULLED 78G OF FREON , PERFORMED 20 MINS OF VACUUMS , NO LEAKS DETECTED AT THIS TIME ,RECOMMEND TO REPLACE CORE VALVES , RECHARGE TO PROPER SPEC AND ADD DYE TO TRACE POSSIBLE LEAKS.
  • VERIFIED LEAKS AT THE UPPER RADIATOR HOSES , RECOMMEND REPLACEMENT .
  • CARWASH
 
SERGIO E. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/29/2020

2013 Ford Transit Connect

Ford Transit Connect

Mileage
119,776
Service Date
7/29/2020
Services Performed
  • PERFORMED OIL CHANGE AND MULTI-POINT INSPECTION reset maint light , sticker on windshield
 
JUAN C. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/29/2020

2008 Subaru Impreza

Subaru Impreza

Mileage
152,934
Service Date
7/7/2020
Services Performed
  • AFTER THOROUGHLY VISUAL INSPECTION NOTICE EXCESSIVE OIL LEAK COMING FROM VALVE COVER GASKETS SPECIALLY PASSENGER SIDE, WHOLE ENGINE AND OTHER COMPONENTS COVER ON OIL , RECOMMEND TO REPLACE VALVE COVER GASKET, CLEAN AND RE-CHECK ON NEXT SERVICE .
  • AS PER CUSTOMER REQUEST REMOVED HITCH ASSEMBLY .
  • BRAKES APPROX FRONT 8 MM APPROX REAR 4 MM TIRES FRONT /32in REAR /32in FLUIDS LEVEL AND CONDITION, leaks BATTERY CONDITION, new now WIPER / WASHER FLUID, marginal CHECK LIGHTS, ok CHECK A/C SYSTEM, possible leak – system working ok CHECK ELECTRONICS, ok
  • REPLACED BATTERY DUE TO EXCESSIVE ACID LEAK , INSTALLED NEW BATTERY TERMINAL (POSITIVE SIDE )
  • REPLACED BOTH DRIVE BELTS DUE TO CRACKS , OK AT THIS TIME.
  • REPLACED BOTH ENGINE AND CABIN FILTERS DUE TO EXCESSIVE CONTAMINATION
  • REPLACED BOTH RADIATOR HOSES UPPER / LOWER DUE TO EXCESSIVE SWELLING , OTHER COOLANT HOSES VISUALLY LOOKS OK BUT RECOMMEND TO MONITOR FOR POSSIBLE CRACK AND/OR OTHER DAMAGE , ADDED COOLANT , BLED AIR OUT SYSTEM . COOLING SYSTEM WORKING PROPERLY AT THIS TIME.
  • REPLACED BOTH SIDE VALVE COVER GASKET , CLEANED RESIDUAL OIL AS BEST AS POSSIBLE , RECOMMEND TO DRIVE CAR AND RE-CHECK FOR FURTHER LEAKS ON NEXT OIL CHANGE. NOTE : OTHER GASKET COULD BE LEAKING RECOMMEND TO CHECK ON NEXT VISIT , DYE WAS ADDED TO ENGINE TO TRACE FURTHER LEAKS .
 
EDGAR B. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/7/2020

Services:

  • Brakes & Brake Repair
  • Oil Changes
  • Tires & Tire Repair
  • Mufflers & Exhaust
  • Check Engine Light
  • Belts & Hoses
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Vale Auto Repair
7374 Redwood Blvd Ste B
Novato, CA 94945
(415) 895-5442