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Welcome to B & C Auto Repair, your car service in Vista!

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

Here at B & C Auto Repair 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 Vista offers you lots of choices, and we aim to provide the kind of caring customer service that will bring you back.

Our Vista car 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 Vista, we are totally confident that B & C Auto Repair is the best option in town!

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The Absolute Best Car Service in Vista

What sets B & C Auto Repair from all of the others in Vista?

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in Vista, 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 B & C Auto Repair 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 auto repair Vista table.

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

About B & C Auto Repair Vista

Since 1968 B & C Auto Repair has been there for the people of Vista. Founded by Bob La Bouve and Clarence Dechwa,  in 1997 Ray and Cecelia La Bouve (Cecelia Deckwa) took over the family Business. 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 Vista has to offer.

Our family of technicians and service staff see their work here at B & C Auto Repair as more than a job. It’s their vocation and livelihood. Each member of our team is invested in your satisfaction.

B & C Auto Repair 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 B & C Auto Repair the best car service in Vista!

Ray La Bouve has been with the business since day one and now he has brought in his son Cory.

This makes us a third generation family owned business!

“B & C Auto Repair has always believed in keeping up to date with all equipment to diagnose quick and more accurately.  From oil changes to engine overhauls we do it all.  We guarantee all our work to your utmost satisfaction and take pride in what we do.  We welcome the privilege to work on your vehicles.  Thank you very much.”

– Ray La Bouve

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

Recently Serviced Vehicles

2007 Chevrolet Silverado

Chevrolet Silverado

Mileage
206,882
Service Date
6/15/2021
Services Performed
  • BALL JOINT – Remove & Replace – 2500 HD,3500 HD,4WD Lower,Both – [DOES NOT include alignment.]
  • IDLER ARM – Remove & Replace – 2500 HD,3500 HD w/Skid Plate – [DOES NOT include alignment.]
  • TIE ROD &/OR END – Remove & Replace – 2500 HD,3500 HD,Recirculating Ball Type Gears Inner,Both – [Includes: R&I Outer Tie Rod Ends.] – [Includes: Adjust toe-in only. NOTE: Deduct .4 if alignment is also performed. NOTE: Manufacturer recommends removal of
  • AXLE SHAFT – Remove & Replace – 2500 HD,3500 HD One Side – [Independent Suspension. NOTE: For Independent Suspension Type Axles, this operation consists of removal and installation, dissassembly and reassembly of the Axle Shaft Assembly and replacement of
  • STEERING GEAR (COMPLETE) – Remove & Replace – 2500 HD,3500 HD,Diesel Worm & Ball Nut Type Gears – [Includes: Manual and Power Rack & Pinion, Worm & Ball Nut and Rack & Piston Assemblies. Adjust Toe-in on Rack & Pinion models. DOES NOT include transfer of
  • DRAIN OUT POWERSTEERING FLUID. ADD BG CLEANER INTO SYSTEM AND ROTATE STEERING WHEEL LEFT AND RIGHT WHILE SUCKING OUT AND ADDING CLEANER. AFTER ALL CLEANER IS USED, INSTALL BG POWER STEERING FLUID. ROADTEST VEHICLE AND RECHECK FOR LEAKS.
  • WHEEL ALIGNMENT
  • PROPELLER SHAFT – Remove & Install or Remove & Replace – One Piece Driveline,To Rear Axle
  • build drive shaft
  • SHOCK &/OR STRUT ASSEMBLY – Remove & Install or Remove & Replace – 2500 HD,3500 HD Both – [DOES NOT include disassemble or alignment (where applicable).]
  • SHOCK ABSORBER – Remove & Replace – Both
 
ALVIN P. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/15/2021

2006 Ford Pickup

Ford Pickup

Mileage
64,980
Service Date
6/10/2021
Services Performed
  • 2,4,6,8
  • FUEL PRESSURE REGULATOR – Remove & Replace – F250 Super Duty,F350 Super Duty,6.0L Eng
 
TYLER P. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/10/2021

2012 Ford Fusion

Ford Fusion

Mileage
87,625
Service Date
6/10/2021
Services Performed
  • ROAD TEST BEFORE AND AFTER, ADVISE AND NOTE ON ANY WARNING LIGHTS ON OR NOISES, ADVISE AND NOTE ON OIL LEAK"S" CHANGE ENGINE OIL AND OIL FILTER, CHECK AIR FILTER AND ADVISE, CHECK AND TOP OFF ALL FLUID LEVELS. CHECK ALL HOSES AND BELTS AND ADVISE, CHECK LIGHTS AND ADVISE, CHECK TIRE AIR PRESSURE AND SET TO MANUFACTURE SPECS, SAFETY CHECK UNDER CAR. ADVISE ON FURTHER REPAIRS AS SEEN. RESET OIL CHANGE LIGHT. CHECK FOR ALL OIL LEAKS, AND ADVISE.
 
BILL C. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/10/2021

2006 Toyota 4Runner

Toyota 4Runner

Mileage
221,672
Service Date
6/9/2021
Services Performed
  • DISC ROTOR – Remove & Replace – Rear,Both – [Includes: Repack Wheel Bearings (where applicable) and replace Pads (if necessary). DOES NOT include refinishing.]
  • FLUSH HYDRAULIC BRAKE SYSTEM WITH 24OZ OF VALVOLINE PROFESSIONAL SERIES FLUID, USING VALVOLINE BRAKE FLUSH MACHINE. INSTALL SUPPLIED BLEEDER CAPS ONTO CALIPERS AND CLEAN.
  • Brakes are making a lot of noise, fRONT BRAKE PADS ARE NEW FOUND ANTI VIBRATION SPRINGS ON INCORRECT, INSTALL PROPERLY. rEAR BRAKES ARE METAL TO METAL
 
AMBER O. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/9/2021

2010 Ford Pickup

Ford Pickup

Mileage
213,924
Service Date
6/4/2021
Services Performed
  • ROAD TEST BEFORE AND AFTER, ADVISE AND NOTE ON ANY WARNING LIGHTS ON OR NOISES, ADVISE AND NOTE ON OIL LEAK"S" CHANGE ENGINE OIL AND OIL FILTER, CHECK AIR FILTER AND ADVISE, CHECK AND TOP OFF ALL FLUID LEVELS. CHECK ALL HOSES AND BELTS AND ADVISE, CHECK LIGHTS AND ADVISE, CHECK TIRE AIR PRESSURE AND SET TO MANUFACTURE SPECS, SAFETY CHECK UNDER CAR. ADVISE ON FURTHER REPAIRS AS SEEN. RESET OIL CHANGE LIGHT. CHECK FOR ALL OIL LEAKS, AND ADVISE.
 
This vehicle's owner gave our service a 5 star review on 6/4/2021

2017 Chevrolet Suburban

Chevrolet Suburban

Mileage
104,826
Service Date
6/3/2021
Services Performed
  • ROAD TEST CHECK AC CONTROLS FOR PROPER FUNCTION. AND AC CLUTCH ACTION. EVACUATE AND RECHARGE AC SYSTEM. HOLD ON VACUUM FOR 30 MINUTES TO CHECK. CHECK FOR LEAKS.
 
TIM &SHERRI B. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/3/2021

2016 Chrysler 300

Chrysler 300

Mileage
70,104
Service Date
5/27/2021
Services Performed
  • Install connector for the overhead display
 
TERRY G. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/28/2021

2006 Honda Pilot

Honda Pilot

Mileage
182,194
Service Date
5/26/2021
Services Performed
  • DISC ROTOR – Remove & Replace – Front,Both – [Includes: Replace Pads (if necessary). DOES NOT include refinishing.]
  • FLUSH HYDRAULIC BRAKE SYSTEM WITH 24OZ OF VALVOLINE PROFESSIONAL SERIES FLUID, USING VALVOLINE BRAKE FLUSH MACHINE. INSTALL SUPPLIED BLEEDER CAPS ONTO CALIPERS AND CLEAN.
  • ROTATE TIRES WITH BRAKE INSPECTION
 
BILL B. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/26/2021

2006 GMC Sierra

GMC Sierra

Mileage
150,489
Service Date
5/11/2021
Services Performed
  • ALL BUSHINGS ARE GOOD, SUSPENSION BALL JOINTS ARE TIGHT. TRUCK LOOKS TO BE SITTING NORMAL. TRUCK DOES HAVE BIGGER FUEL TANK AND WHEN ITS FULL IT WILL CAUSE A LEAN.
  • FOUND TURBOCHARGER DRAIN PIPE LEAKING. REAR CAM COVER COULD BE LEAKING ALSO AND OIL COOLER TO ENGINE BLOCK
  • ROAD TEST BEFORE AND AFTER, ADVISE AND NOTE ON ANY WARNING LIGHTS ON OR NOISES, ADVISE AND NOTE ON OIL LEAK"S" CHANGE ENGINE OIL AND OIL FILTER, CHECK AIR FILTER AND ADVISE, CHECK AND TOP OFF ALL FLUID LEVELS. CHECK ALL HOSES AND BELTS AND ADVISE, CHECK LIGHTS AND ADVISE, CHECK TIRE AIR PRESSURE AND SET TO MANUFACTURE SPECS, SAFETY CHECK UNDER CAR. ADVISE ON FURTHER REPAIRS AS SEEN. RESET OIL CHANGE LIGHT. CHECK FOR ALL OIL LEAKS, AND ADVISE.
  • TURBOCHARGER – Remove & Replace – [Includes: Perform Relearn procedure.]
 
LYN M. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/12/2021

2013 Jeep Wrangler

Jeep Wrangler

Mileage
117,848
Service Date
5/5/2021
Services Performed
  • AXLE SHAFT BEARING – Remove & Replace – Both Sides
  • AXLE TRACK BAR – Remove & Replace
  • HVAC DOOR ACTUATOR – Remove & Replace – Blend Air – [Includes: Calibration.] – [DOES NOT include Air Conditioning System recover, evacuate and/or recharge.]
  • MOUNT SPARE TIRE CARRIER
  • SHOCK ABSORBER – Remove & Replace – Both Sides – [DOES NOT include alignment.]
  • SPRING – Remove & Replace – Both
  • SPRING – Remove & Replace – Front,Both Sides – [DOES NOT include alignment.]
  • TRACK BAR – Remove & Replace
  • FREIGHT
  • mount and balance 5 tires
  • shipping
  • WHEEL ALIGNMENT
 
JULIA M. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/12/2021

2011 Ford Escape

Ford Escape

Mileage
111,423
Service Date
5/11/2021
Services Performed
  • Smoke test evap system for gross leak, At this time the capless filler is not leaking, has a intermittent problem, could be vent solenoid or the capless flap not sealing all the time.
 
STEPHEN W. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/11/2021

2012 RAM Pickup

RAM Pickup

Mileage
90,341
Service Date
5/6/2021
Services Performed
  • ROAD TEST 3 TO 4 MILES, ADVISE AND NOTE ON ANY WARNING LIGHTS ON OR NOISES, ADVISE AND NOTE ON OIL LEAK"S" CHANGE ENGINE OIL AND OIL FILTER, CHECK AIR FILTER AND ADVISE, CHECK AND TOP OFF ALL FLUID LEVELS. CHECK ALL HOSES AND BELTS AND ADVISE, CHECK LIGHTS AND ADVISE, CHECK TIRE AIR PRESSURE AND SET TO MANUFACTURE SPECS, SAFETY CHECK UNDER CAR. ADVISE ON FURTHER REPAIRS AS SEEN. RESET OIL CHANGE LIGHT. FILL OUT REPORT
 
DALE & RITA G. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/6/2021