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    need a mechanic

    Need a good mechanic in ames. Any ideas



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    Re: need a mechanic

    What's going on?



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    Re: need a mechanic

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonesrule91 View Post
    What's going on?
    This.


    and whatever you do DO NOT go to Car-X.





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    Re: need a mechanic

    Redling repair in gilbert, ask for kim he does an amazing job with no bs. Very fair and honest work, also Denny's repair on east lincoln way is solid. Hope this helps



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    Re: need a mechanic

    Quote Originally Posted by isuaggie View Post
    This.


    and whatever you do DO NOT go to Car-X.
    Second that one a thousand times over...I can't believe the crap they pulled on us. They are a total joke of a business



    Im just glad I have Homan as my bodyguard, Eustachy joked. If I ever make it real big and get to drive a limo everyday, hell be driving it. I thought he came off the bench like somebody was stealing his cow or something.

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    Trickles on Lincoln Way. We service 3 vehicles there. Honest, economical and awesome Cyclone fans.


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    Re: need a mechanic

    Auto Truck and Repair Center

    Auto Truck Repair Center – Ames, Iowa

    My wifes car was having issues starting and they ran the diagnostic (cheaper than most places in ames) and were able to fix the problem without charging me anything extra. only paid about $100 for the whole thing ($60ish for the diagnostic and $30 something for the tow to their shop). very reasonable people and wont try and make you pay for stuff you dont need. ive also heard good things about them from other people as well



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    I am a big fan of midas. they offer a nice payment plan do a good job, and you get your car back fast. Little bit on the expensive side but worth it!



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    Re: need a mechanic

    Hansen Sinclair/CARS

    They are Cyclone supporters, local, straight shooters.



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    Re: need a mechanic

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneBob View Post
    Hansen Sinclair/CARS

    They are Cyclone supporters, local, straight shooters.
    I've had good experiences with Hansen, too.


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    Re: need a mechanic

    Not sure what type of car you have but this guy knows his stuff, and more importantly he is honest. I have an Audi that I had him work on and he always did great work.

    Imported Cars LTD
    4625 Reliable Street
    Ames, IA 50014-3713

    (515) 296-2723



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    Re: need a mechanic

    Funny we get a brand new member post the question and then disappears.

    We've been had!!!



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    Re: need a mechanic

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonesrule91 View Post
    Funny we get a brand new member post the question and then disappears.

    We've been had!!!
    Maybe he had brake problems and didn't get them fixed in time?


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    Re: need a mechanic

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneBob View Post
    Hansen Sinclair/CARS

    They are Cyclone supporters, local, straight shooters.
    Quote Originally Posted by iahawkhunter View Post
    I've had good experiences with Hansen, too.
    Hansen's is "our" place, too.



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    Re: need a mechanic

    Midas in ames talk to Ron, tell him your an Iowa State fan. Bleeds cardinal and gold and will fix you up fast and for the right price. He has been working there for over 25 years so he knows his stuff.



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