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    Good Mechanic in Ames?

    Do any of you know of a good mechanic here in Ames? I have already called the GM dealer here in Ames (its a Buick). Do any of you have any other suggestions? Thank you in advance.


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    Re: Good Mechanic in Ames?

    I use Mark Hansen for repairs: Mark Hansen?s Automotive Repair and Car Care Services and More

    I also had a good experience with Wayne Larson for collision repair: Wayne Larson Collision Specialists - Trusted By Central Iowans For Over 30 Years!


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    Re: Good Mechanic in Ames?

    I've had good luck with Ron's Auto Repair Center.

    Ames, IA Auto Repair Shop | Ames, IA | Rons Auto Repair Center



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    Re: Good Mechanic in Ames?

    Quote Originally Posted by shadow View Post
    I've had good luck with Ron's Auto Repair Center.

    Ames, IA Auto Repair Shop | Ames, IA | Rons Auto Repair Center
    Yep....



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    Re: Good Mechanic in Ames?

    Wheelock's Service

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    Cross Streets: Near the intersection of E Lincoln Way and Cherry Ave



    • Friendly, personal and quality service. Dare to compare!
    • About: Is your car or truck not performing as well as it should? Contact the friendly professionals at Wheelock's Service in Ames, Iowa. Wheelock's Service is locally owned and operated by Jess Wheelock. We service most makes and models of autos and light trucks. We use advanced diagnostic checks to get right more...



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    Re: Good Mechanic in Ames?

    I go to midas


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    Re: Good Mechanic in Ames?

    Ron's does good work.

    Tuffy will cheat the heck out of you.



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    Re: Good Mechanic in Ames?

    Quote Originally Posted by 06_CY View Post

    Tuffy will cheat the heck out of you.
    Same with CarX



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    Re: Good Mechanic in Ames?

    Midas. Had great service with them on cars for our whole family for 10 years.

    And I saw one of the owners at the Cyclone Fanatic Recruitment Day party two years ago!



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    Re: Good Mechanic in Ames?

    Quote Originally Posted by shadow View Post
    I've had good luck with Ron's Auto Repair Center.

    Ames, IA Auto Repair Shop | Ames, IA | Rons Auto Repair Center
    Ron's is very good and reasonably priced, but because of that, can be very busy. If you need it quickly, he might not be your best option.


    If it's worth doing, it's worth doing right!!

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    Re: Good Mechanic in Ames?

    Redling's Service at the Gilbert corner or Denny's Automotive on East Lincoln Way are both very good and I've had great luck in the past with both of them.



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    Re: Good Mechanic in Ames?

    Quote Originally Posted by iowa_wildcat View Post
    Wheelock's Service

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    Been there a few times. Seems like an honest mechanic to me, not a big operation but sometimes that's better.



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    Re: Good Mechanic in Ames?

    Quote Originally Posted by casey1973 View Post
    Been there a few times. Seems like an honest mechanic to me, not a big operation but sometimes that's better.
    Agree...where locks are good and honest.



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