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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

2014 Nissan Armada

Nissan Armada

Mileage
136,820
Service Date
9/23/2021
Services Performed
  • ALL BRAKES ARE FINE 6MM AND 7MM ALL TIGHT
  • VIBRATION COMING FROM THE OFF ROAD TIRES
 
PAT & DIANE A. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/23/2021

2007 Honda Civic

Honda Civic

Mileage
102,688
Service Date
9/22/2021
Services Performed
  • FOUND HIGH SIDE HOSE LEAKING
  • AIR COND HOSE – Remove & Replace – One – [DOES NOT include Air Conditioning System recover, evacuate and/or recharge.]
  • 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.
 
EMILY E. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/22/2021

2014 Chevrolet Malibu

Chevrolet Malibu

Mileage
105,996
Service Date
9/13/2021
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.
 
KATHY F. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/20/2021

2007 Dodge Pickup

Dodge Pickup

Mileage
117,097
Service Date
9/15/2021
Services Performed
  • DROP OIL PAN SEE WHAT CAME OFF OR BROKE IN TRANSMISSION. found shifter linkage broke in transmission. found code p0750, p0706
  • TRANSMISSION ASSEMBLY – Remove & Replace – R2500,R3500,4WD
  • bench build transmission 3 year 100,000 mile warranty all work must be OK threw B&C Auto Repair prior to and repair
  • TRANSMISSION OIL COOLER – Remove & Replace – R2500,R3500,Trans Mfr CD 68RFE Air to Oil Cooler – [DOES NOT include Air Conditioning System recover, evacuate and recharge. Includes: Additional time for use of scan tool to perform this procedure.] – [DOES NO
  • FREIGHT
 
JOHN D. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/15/2021

2007 GMC Sierra Classic

GMC Sierra Classic

Mileage
180,623
Service Date
9/9/2021
Services Performed
  • THERMOSTAT – Remove & Replace – Diesel One or Both
 
BILL F. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/12/2021

2008 Toyota Prius

Toyota Prius

Mileage
115,413
Service Date
9/9/2021
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.
  • COULD NOT ROTATE TIRES FRONT TIRES ARE BAD. BRAKES ARE FINE FRONT AT 6MM REAR BRAKE LININGS ARE AT 3MM
 
MARILYN M. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/9/2021

2012 RAM Pickup

RAM Pickup

Mileage
92,997
Service Date
9/1/2021
Services Performed
  • INSTALL LIGHT BAR BRACKET IN TOW HOOKS. HAD TO REMOVE CUSTOMERS AFTERMARKET BUMPER. WIRE LIGHT BAR TO HIGH BEAM POWER WIRE TO TRIGGER RELAY
  • FREIGHT
 
DALE & RITA G. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/2/2021

2017 Subaru Forester

Subaru Forester

Mileage
28,324
Service Date
9/1/2021
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.
 
CAROLE B. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/1/2021

2016 Dodge Grand Caravan

Dodge Grand Caravan

Mileage
68,436
Service Date
8/26/2021
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.
  • CABIN AIR FILTER – Remove & Replace
  • ADD BG CLEANER TO FLUID, ROAD TEST ON FREEWAY. HOOK UP TRANSMISSION FLUSH MACHINE INTO COOLER LINES, PRESSURE FLUSH TRANSMISSION, MAKE SURE TRANSMISSION IS FULL. ADD BG FLUID CONDITIONER.
  • all brakes are fine at 8mm front and 6mm rear
 
STEVE B. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/28/2021

2015 Toyota Corolla

Toyota Corolla

Mileage
72,534
Service Date
8/27/2021
Services Performed
  • CABIN AIR FILTER – Remove & Replace
  • 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.
  • ROTATE TIRES WITH BRAKE INSPECTION
  • WATER PUMP – Remove & Replace – Eng CD 2ZR-FE
 
JOHN D. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/27/2021

2006 Jeep Liberty

Jeep Liberty

Mileage
206,039
Service Date
8/23/2021
Services Performed
  • BALL JOINT – Remove & Replace – 4WD Lower,Both sides, [Includes: R&I Steering Knuckle.] – [DOES NOT include alignment.]
  • REPLACE RIGHT FRONT HUB
 
ALAN S. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/23/2021

2016 Jeep Cherokee

Jeep Cherokee

Mileage
26,309
Service Date
8/9/2021
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.
 
NICK N. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/10/2021