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Welcome to PDX Automotive,
your car service in Portland, OR!

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

Here at PDX Automotive we understand what makes customer service truly outstanding. You will feel the difference exceptional customer care makes when you work with us. We know auto repair in Portland offers you lots of choices, and we aim to provide the kind of caring customer service that will bring you back.

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 Portland, we are totally confident that PDX Automotive is the best option in town!

 Mechanics with a Conscience

EcoBiz Certified!
EcoBiz is a certification program recognizing businesses that reach high standards in environmental protection. The voluntary program is designed to prevent and minimize solid waste, air, and water pollution and encourages a high degree of recycling. All fluids such as oil, antifreeze, etc. and oil filters, paper, cardboard, metal, etc. are all recycled.
State Approved DEQ Repair
This program is designed to assist customers who are seeking skilled technicians. This shows our commitment to having equipment and training to repair emission failures and other difficult drivability problems. We also belong to several environmental organizations.
AAA Approved!
The AAA program has rigorous requirements to ensure that their customers will obtain the best, most professional service available. AAA accepted us into the program “unconditionally”, which means we met their stringent criteria in the areas of management, equipment, customer satisfaction, community reputation and facility appearance.
ASE Certified Master Techs
All of our technicians are ASE certified Master Technicians. Additionally, each technician has the ASE advanced L-1 certification, which is for diagnosing difficult driveabilty problems. We do our best to always stay up with the latest developments in the ever-changing technical arena. The latest tools, diagnostic equipment and information services are available to our technicians to enable them to diagnose and repair today’s sophisticated vehicles.

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About PDX Automotive Portland, OR

Since 1987 PDX Automotive has been there for the people of Portland. 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 Portland has to offer.

Our family of technicians and service staff sees their work here at PDX Automotive as more than a job. It’s their vocation and livelihood. Each member of our team is invested in your satisfaction.

PDX Automotive 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 PDX Automotive the best car service in Portland!

Are you ready to experience the best Portland car service available? Please give us a call or make an appointment here.

The Absolute Best Car Service in Portland, OR

What sets PDX Automotive apart from all of the others in Portland, OR?

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in Portland, OR, 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 PDX Automotive, 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 Portland auto repair table.

Time: We take the time we need to provide you with top quality car service in Portland, OR, 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

2014 Ford C-Max

Ford C-Max

Mileage
81,537
Service Date
8/12/2022
Services Performed
  • Check PCM with Scan Tool. Code #
  • Removed and replaced the cylinder head temp. sensor.
  • Splice in a new sensor connector pigtail.
 
John R. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/13/2022

2015 Nissan Pathfinder

Nissan Pathfinder

Mileage
125,713
Service Date
8/4/2022
Services Performed
  • Remove and reinstalled four wheels and rear brake drums to inspect brake condition. Inspect entire system for leaks. Inspect brake lines and hoses. Adjust brakes where applicable. Lining remaining is: Front (mm) Rear (mm).
  • Replace rear brake pads, machine rotors, Clean and lubricate caliper guide pins. Check caliper piston movement. Bleed air from system. road test vehicle.
  • Added a little W/S Washer fluid.
 
Laurie F. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/12/2022

2006 Honda CR-V

Honda CR-V

Mileage
178,386
Service Date
8/3/2022
Services Performed
  • Removed and replaced the knock sensor.
  • Inspect hoses and clamps. Pressure test cooling system. Change coolant in engine, radiator, and heater core . Bring antifreeze to -35 degrees, pH to between 9.5 to 10.5. Check thermostat and cooling fan operation.
  • Oil barely showing on the stick. Trans fluid not showing on the stick. Recommend topping off the oil and changing the trans fluid.
  • Drain transmission fluid and inspect for foreign material. Refill with fresh fluid and road test vehicle for proper operation.
 
Rod H. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/11/2022

2013 Subaru Outback

Subaru Outback

Mileage
69,598
Service Date
8/9/2022
Services Performed
  • Check system operation, pressures, and vent temperature. Checked for leaks w/halogen leak detector. Found the system low on refrigerant. No obvious leaks found. Needs to be re charged and florescent dye added so that any leaks in the future will be easier to find.
  • Check system operation, pressures, and vent temperature. Topped off with R-134A Freon if needed, checked for leaks w/halogen leak detector. Add Freon dye and oil.
 
Goran N. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/9/2022

2007 Chevrolet Aveo

Chevrolet Aveo

Mileage
109,664
Service Date
8/9/2022
Services Performed
  • Check engine light is on and feels like it has an ignition misfire.
  • Check PCM with Scan Tool. Codes #P0303 Misfire cylinder #3 P0835 Clutch pedal position switch ckt. High. Found th spark plugs very worn. and the #3 spark plug and spark plug wire boot carbon tracked. Needs spark plugs and wires replaced.
  • rEMOVED AND REPLACED THE SPARK PUGS AND WIRES.
 
Julie H. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/9/2022

2016 Toyota Corolla

Toyota Corolla

Mileage
31,538
Service Date
8/5/2022
Services Performed
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Perform basic inspection. Road test vehicle. Reset Maintenance Light if Applicable.
  • Rotated the tires. Brakes Remaining Front (9mm) Rear shoes (4.6mm)
 
Ellen B. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/5/2022

2014 Toyota RAV4

Toyota RAV4

Mileage
76,663
Service Date
7/28/2022
Services Performed
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Perform basic inspection. Road test vehicle. Reset Maintenance Light if Applicable.
  • Rotated the tires. Brakes Remaining Front (6mm) Rear (5mm)
 
Laura U. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/28/2022

2014 Toyota Sienna

Toyota Sienna

Mileage
91,665
Service Date
7/26/2022
Services Performed
  • Road test vehicle. Check wiper and washer operation check all exterior lights and the horn. Check cabin filter. Check transmission fluid, differential fluids, transfer case fluid & operation, Check tune-up parts, cooling system for leaks, belt & hoses. Check the starting and charging system, check steering and suspension systems. Inspect tires. Check brakes; Front brakes (11mm) Rear (10mm). Tire Tread Remaining Front 10/32 Rear 7/32. Left front washer not spraying well. Needs rear wiper blade replaced. Engine and cabin filters are dirty. Steering wheel not centered, Recommend alignment. Vehicle is a little rusty.
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Perform basic inspection. Road test vehicle. Reset Maintenance Light if Applicable.
  • Remove and replace the engine and cabin air filters.
  • Remove and replace worn rear wiper blade with new wiper blade.
  • Check and adjust front caster, camber and toe if applicable. Center steering wheel.
 
Carol H. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/26/2022

2006 Toyota 4Runner

Toyota 4Runner

Mileage
22
Service Date
7/21/2022
Services Performed
  • Charge battery. Check alternator output, check starter draw, load test battery, check for drains and check battery terminals. Needs alternator replaced.
  • Remove and replaced the alternator assembly.
 
Katie L. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/21/2022

2013 Toyota RAV4

Toyota RAV4

Mileage
66,136
Service Date
7/19/2022
Services Performed
  • INSPECT BALL JOINT & DUST COVERS – [Check the suspension and steering linkage ball joins for looseness and damage. Check all dust covers for deterioration and damage.] INSPECT BRAKE HOSES & LINES – [Visually inspect for proper installation. Check for chafing, cracks, deterioration and signs of leaking.] INSPECT BRAKE SYSTEM – [Visually inspect brake linings/drums and brake pads/discs. Inspect thickness measurement and disc runout.] INSPECT DRIVE BELTS INSPECT CABIN FILTER INSPECT ENGINE AIR FLTER INSPECT DRIVER'S FLOOR MAT INSPECT DRIVESHAFT/PROPELLER SHAFT DUST BOOTS – Drive Shaft Boots – [Check the drive shaft boots and clamps for cracks, deterioration and damage. Replace any deteriorated or damaged parts and, if necessary, repack the grease.] INSPECT ENGINE COOLING SYSTEM HOSES & CLAMPS INSPECT EXHAUST PIPES & MOUNTS – [Visually inspect the exhaust pipes, muffler and hangers for cracks, deterioration and damage. Start the engine and listen carefully for any exhaust gas leakage. Tighten connections or replace parts as necessary.] INSPECT FLUID LEVELS – [Inspect and adjust all fluid levels.] INSPECT FRONT AXLE FLUID INSPECT FUEL SYSTEM – [Inspect fuel lines and connections, fuel tank band and fuel tank vapor vent system hoses, fuel tank cap gasket.] INSPECT RADIATOR & CONDENSER – [Inspect for damage, debris, dirt, insects and signs of leakage.] INSPECT STEERING GEAR/RACK – [Check for damage/leaks.] INSPECT STEERING LINKAGE & BOOTS – [With the vehicle stopped, check for excessive freeplay in the steering wheel. Inspect the linkage for bending and damage and the dust boots for deterioration, cracks and damage. Replace any damaged parts.] REPLACE CABIN AIR FILTER ROTATE TIRES – [Check tire tread depth and for uneven or excessive wear.] INSPECT REAR AXLE FLUID INSPECT TRANSFER CASE FLUID
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Perform basic inspection. Road test vehicle. Reset Maintenance Light if Applicable.
  • Rotated the tires.
  • Remove and reinstalled four wheels and rear brake drums to inspect brake condition. Inspect entire system for leaks. Inspect brake lines and hoses. Adjust brakes where applicable. Lining remaining is: Front (mm) Rear (mm).
  • Both Engine and cabin filters are almost new.
 
Laura K. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/19/2022

2014 Nissan Sentra

Nissan Sentra

Mileage
25,530
Service Date
7/12/2022
Services Performed
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Perform basic inspection. Road test vehicle. Reset Maintenance Light if Applicable.
  • Tires are not due for rotation yet.
  • Remove and replace the engine and cabin air filters.
 
Bob F. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/18/2022

2004 Honda Accord

Honda Accord

Mileage
162,527
Service Date
7/15/2022
Services Performed
  • Remove and reinstalled four wheels and rear brake drums to inspect brake condition. Inspect entire system for leaks. Inspect brake lines and hoses. Adjust brakes where applicable. Lining remaining is: Front (1mm) Rear (0mm). Needs front and rear brakes. Rear brakes need calipers and rotors replaced.
  • Replace front brake pads and machine front rotors. Clean and lubricate brake calipers and slide mechanisms. Check and fill brake fluid. Bleed air from system. Road test vehicle.
  • Replace rear brake pads, calipers and machine rear rotors. Lubricate new brake caliper slide mechanisms. Check and fill brake fluid. Bleed air from system. Road test vehicle.
 
Patricia A. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/15/2022