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Welcome to A-1 Auto Care Inc

Your Dealership Alternative Serving Hobe Sound, Jupiter Island, and The Treasure Coast

If you’re looking for an auto repair shop you can trust in Hobe Sound, you’ve found us! Since 1986 A-1 Auto Care Inc has built a solid reputation on trust. We know how important it is to find a reliable auto repair shop, so your satisfaction is our number one priority. When it comes to auto repair in Hobe Sound, we are totally confident A-1 Auto Care Inc is the best option in town!

Call us or come in for a visit and discover why many of your friends and neighbors have been depending on our superior service for more than thirty years!

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The Absolute Best Car Service in Hobe Sound

A-1 Auto Care Inc is a family-owned and operated automotive repair shop with certified technicians committed to quality service done honestly. We have been proudly serving Hobe Sound and the Treasure Coast since 1986.

Since our beginning, we have been providing our community with the best service available. We utilize the latest in automotive technology to meet all of your auto repair needs.

At A-1 Auto Care Inc our ASE Master Certified technicians use Manufacturer Specific Computer Diagnostic Equipment to perform a wide range of auto repair and maintenance services. Using the latest in automotive technology, we are able to complete both simple and complex automotive projects including but not limited to:

  • Oil Changes
  • Tune Ups
  • Engine Repair
  • Engine Replacement
  • Engine Performance Check
  • Computer Diagnostics
  • Air Conditioning Service & Repair
  • Electrical System Diagnosis & Repair
  • Brake Repair
  • Factory Scheduled Maintenance 30K, 60K, 90K
  • Suspension and Steering Repair
  • Shocks & Struts
  • Cooling System Service & Repair
  • Mufflers & Exhaust Systems
  • Transmission Service & Repair
  • Tires: Mounting Balancing and Flat Repair
  • Wheel Alignment
  • Pre-purchase Inspections
  • Maintenance Inspections

We are pleased to provide the sale and service of all major tire brands. We have a wide range of tire options for you to choose from – a tire for every need and budget! Our knowledgeable staff will discuss your vehicle and driving patterns with you to identify what’s most important for you in your next tire purchase and recommend the tire that best suits your needs. We also utilize the latest equipment to perform your tire mounting, balancing, and wheel alignment to get you back on the road as soon as possible. From wheel alignments to tire rotation, we provide all the maintenance related services that will prolong the life and performance of your tires.

Recently Serviced Vehicles

2005 Chevrolet Colorado

Chevrolet Colorado

Mileage
256,069
Service Date
6/18/2021
Services Performed
  • Lower radiator hose had a sudden leak on the highway – Engine started to overheat. Other shop repaired hose and topped off coolant. Check cooling system.
  • Right front light seems loose?
  • Clean & Inspect brake friction materials and related components, adjust as needed.
  • Synthetic Motor Oil and Standard Filter Service including up to 5qts. of Full Synthetic engine oil. Lubricate chassis where required. Check and top off fluid levels. Check tire pressure. Inspect drive belts and cooling system hoses. Reset oil change reminder indicator where applicable.
  • Remove washer bottle and clean – Customer is getting sludge out of bottom.
  • Cleaned nozzles. Nozzles are non-adjustable. Working ok at this time.
  • Replace wiper blades
  • Check spare tire for condition and pressure.
  • Mount & balance 2 tires. Torque lug nuts to manufacturer's specifications.
 
Laurie O. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/19/2021

2006 Buick Lucerne

Buick Lucerne

Mileage
109,622
Service Date
6/1/2021
Services Performed
  • Found tires worn out and causing pull 235/55/17 S. Brake rotors causing pulsation. Need to start with front rotors. Right front CV axle boot is broken causing grease to get on caliper. Rear control arm bushings are failing.
 
Henry H. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/2/2021

2010 Chevrolet Impala

Chevrolet Impala

Mileage
96,372
Service Date
5/28/2021
Services Performed
  • Replace recirculation door motor
 
Ann F. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/29/2021

2019 Nissan Rogue

Nissan Rogue

Mileage
26,118
Service Date
5/10/2021
Services Performed
  • Synthetic Motor Oil and Standard Filter Service including up to 5qts. of Full Synthetic engine oil. Lubricate chassis where required. Check and top off fluid levels. Check tire pressure. Inspect drive belts and cooling system hoses. Reset oil change reminder indicator where applicable. Tire rotation and brake inspection. AAA 34 Point Maintenance Inspection. Consultation about any problem you may be having with your vehicle.
 
Alan L. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/23/2021

2016 RAM 1500

RAM 1500

Mileage
133,320
Service Date
4/13/2021
Services Performed
  • Dot 4 Brake flush includes: Check brake fluid for moisture & contamination. Visually inspect master cylinder, calipers & wheel cylinders for leaks & proper operation. Flush all contaminated brake fluid from system & replace with up to two quarts of new fluid. Road test.
  • Flush cooling system with proper mixture of coolant. Pressure test cooling system for leaks if needed. Bring antifreeze to -35 degrees. Balance pH level between 9.8 & 10.5. Visually inspect radiator cooling fan for proper operation.
  • Remove transmission pan and replace filter and renew gasket. Flush transmission valve body, cooler, cooler line, torque converter and all internal parts with new transmission fluid. Install transmission additive. Road test for proper operation.
  • Synthetic Motor Oil and Standard Filter Service including up to 5qts. of Full Synthetic engine oil. Lubricate chassis where required. Check and top off fluid levels. Check tire pressure. Inspect drive belts and cooling system hoses. Reset oil change reminder indicator where applicable. Tire rotation and brake inspection. AAA 34 Point Maintenance Inspection. Consultation about any problem you may be having with your vehicle.
 
George P. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/15/2021

2013 Ford C-Max

Ford C-Max

Mileage
60,123
Service Date
3/30/2021
Services Performed
  • Remove & replace battery. Clean terminal connections.
 
Marty K. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/31/2021

2016 Mercedes-Benz E350

Mercedes-Benz E350

Mileage
57,838
Service Date
3/11/2021
Services Performed
  • Scan computer for codes and/or data: ECM P061A28 P062C00 C003108, VGS U140900, ESP C320100 C038300 C04A300, ISM U140900, KG B1F8C14, ABA U0416FD U0401FD U0423FA, IRS-HRA U041600, IRS-HLA U041600, SVS B1FBD46 B1FBD 54 U041600, EPS U041600 U045A00, AUDIO B156A00. Record codes & complete a basic inspection of related components as needed. Found left front wheel speed sensor wires chewed through by a rodent. Repaired harness and cleared codes. Vehicle is driving normally at this time.
  • Towing
 
Whitney P. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/13/2021

2005 Dodge Magnum

Dodge Magnum

Mileage
103,350
Service Date
2/4/2021
Services Performed
  • Motor Oil and Standard Filter Service including up to 5qts. of Synthetic Blend engine oil. Lubricate chassis where required. Check and top off fluid levels. Check tire pressure. Inspect drive belts and cooling system hoses. Reset oil change reminder indicator where applicable.
  • Scan computer for codes and/or data. Record codes & complete a basic inspection of related components as needed. PCM: P0520, P0524. B221E, B1A11, B210D, U0151, U0164. Pinpoint tested system. Found oil pressure sensor failed. Replaced oil pressure sensor.
 
George P. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/16/2021

2016 Mercedes-Benz E350

Mercedes-Benz E350

Mileage
54,772
Service Date
2/9/2021
Services Performed
  • Mount & balance 2 tires. Service TPMS sensor. Torque lug nuts to manufacturer's specifications.
 
Whitney P. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/10/2021

2011 BMW 335i

BMW 335i

Mileage
61,365
Service Date
2/5/2021
Services Performed
  • Dot 3 Brake flush includes: Check brake fluid for moisture & contamination. Visually inspect master cylinder, calipers & wheel cylinders for leaks & proper operation. Flush all contaminated brake fluid from system & replace with up to two quarts of new fluid. Road test.
  • No damage found.
  • Service due light on dash is on – Reset
  • Synthetic Motor Oil and Standard Filter Service including up to 5qts. of Full Synthetic engine oil. Lubricate chassis where required. Check and top off fluid levels. Check tire pressure. Inspect drive belts and cooling system hoses. Reset oil change reminder indicator where applicable.
 
Michael F. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/6/2021

2009 Mercedes-Benz E350

Mercedes-Benz E350

Mileage
65,878
Service Date
2/2/2021
Services Performed
  • Mount & balance 1 tire. Service TPMS sensor. Torque lug nuts to manufacturer's specifications.
 
James C. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/4/2021

2019 Nissan Rogue

Nissan Rogue

Mileage
21,438
Service Date
1/18/2021
Services Performed
  • Did not find anything in tire and pressure was normal.
  • Synthetic Motor Oil and Standard Filter Service including up to 5qts. of Full Synthetic engine oil. Lubricate chassis where required. Check and top off fluid levels. Check tire pressure. Inspect drive belts and cooling system hoses. Reset oil change reminder indicator where applicable. Tire rotation and brake inspection. AAA 34 Point Maintenance Inspection. Consultation about any problem you may be having with your vehicle.
 
Alan L. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/19/2021