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VanGelder's Automotive Inc. Offers Auto Repair Services You Can Count On!

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TESTIMONIALS

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Mike and his team were amazing; it's like a new car. Thanks guys.
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THANK YOU for bailing me out of a tight jam!! I would have never made the road trip back to Denver with that bad wheel bearing. You guys really saved my butt - Fair price, fast service, years of knowledge... VanGelder's Auto is top tier!!!
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After spending many years in the parts and auto repair field I feel the staff are very professional and work closely with the consumer to solve their issues. The business has the latest in equipment and repair data to solve the many problems that arise with today's complicated computer controlled systems. Would certainly suggest that you give them a try and don't hesitate to ask questions about your issues. I'm sure the staff will go above and beyond to answer your concerns about the repairs needed.
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I absolutely love coming here. They remember me, my vehicles and are genuinely caring about their customers. Thank you as always for your more than efficient service and outstanding work!
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Good friendly people. Good prices and work is always done when they say.
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Great team of mechanics. Friendly and reliable. Great service.
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I have been dealing with VanGelder's automotive for many years. Mike and Chris are always friendly and go out of their way to serve, especially in emergency situations. I would highly recommend them for all your automotive needs.
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Prompt courteous service and very good value!!! A+
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I have been doing business with the Van Gelders for way over twenty years. I trust their advice and more importantly their work.
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Been friends for years. Always tries to fits us in if we are having a problem. They do great work in a timely manner.
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Have been doing business with them for years. Wouldn't go anywhere else! Top notch work, they go out of their way to accommodate you
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JR and the team are great! We take all of our cars here for big and small problems.
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This is the type of auto service a person is looking for. Honest, professional, fair prices, and JR, Chris and Mike make you feel like a member of the family, people you can trust. I drive 38 miles for service because I TRUST these people. Glad they were there when I was looking for a new garage. Thank you VanGelder's "gang".
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Vangelder's is a top notch automotive business. They're always there to help out, especially in emergency situations. Mike and Chris are friendly and run a first rate operation.
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Performed the work quickly and saved me some money also.