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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

2004 Ford Excursion

Ford Excursion

Mileage
157,000
Service Date
10/22/2021
Services Performed
  • FUEL GAUGE TANK UNIT – Remove & Replace
 
BRIAN M. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/23/2021

2005 Nissan Altima

Nissan Altima

Mileage
102,902
Service Date
10/19/2021
Services Performed
  • P0303 FOUND BAD COIL AND SPARK PLUG IN NUMBER 3 CYLINDER. REPLACE AND RESET PCM ROAD TEST ALL OK NOW
 
LYNDIA L. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/20/2021

2017 Ford F-350 Super Duty

Ford F-350 Super Duty

Mileage
66,520
Service Date
10/8/2021
Services Performed
  • AXLE TRACK BAR – Remove & Replace – 4WD
  • SPRING – Remove & Replace – Front,Both Sides – [DOES NOT include alignment.]
  • SHOCK &/OR STRUT ASSEMBLY – Remove & Install or Remove & Replace – Both – [DOES NOT include disassemble or alignment.]
  • SHOCK &/OR STRUT ASSEMBLY – Remove & Install or Remove & Replace – Both – [DOES NOT include disassemble or alignment.]
  • BRAKE HOSE – Remove & Replace – One – [Includes: Bleed Brake System.]
  • BRAKE HOSE – Remove & Replace – Each Additional – [Includes: Bleed Brake System.]
  • INSTALL CASTER SLEEVES
  • WHEEL ALIGNMENT
  • FLUSH HYDRAULIC BRAKE SYSTEM WITH 24OZ OF VALVOLINE PROFESSIONAL SERIES FLUID, USING VALVOLINE BRAKE FLUSH MACHINE. INSTALL SUPPLIED BLEEDER CAPS ONTO CALIPERS AND CLEAN.
 
RICHARD K. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/15/2021

2017 Honda Civic

Honda Civic

Mileage
41,629
Service Date
10/12/2021
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
  • RUN 2 STAGE CLEANER (44OZ) THROUGH INTAKE. DISCONNECT FUEL SYSTEM AND HOOK UP VALVOLINE FUEL INJECTOR CLEANER IN LOW PRESSURE FUEL LINE AND PUT UNDER PRESSURE, RUN ENGINE ON 22OZ OF INJECTOR CLEANER. ADD CLEANER TO FUEL TANK AND ROAD TEST 5 MILES.
 
NICOLE & TONY T. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/12/2021

2009 Honda Civic

Honda Civic

Mileage
247,605
Service Date
10/8/2021
Services Performed
  • P0128 COOLING SYSTEM MALFUNCTION NEEDS THERMOSTAT AND RADIATOR CAP DRIVE BELT CRACKING AND ENGINE AIR IS DIRTY. WE INSTALLED NEW THERMOSTAT 4-2020 HAD YEAR WARRANTY I WILL REPLACE THERMOSTAT PARTS FREE CHARGE LABOR
 
RICK Q. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/9/2021

2016 Dodge Grand Caravan

Dodge Grand Caravan

Mileage
69,389
Service Date
10/7/2021
Services Performed
  • WINDOW REGULATOR – Remove & Replace – Front,Each
 
STEVE B. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/9/2021

2004 Honda Pilot

Honda Pilot

Mileage
182,269
Service Date
10/1/2021
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.
  • FRONT PADS AT 4.5MM AND REAR PADS AT 7MM.
 
NICOLE & TONY T. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/9/2021

2017 Toyota RAV4

Toyota RAV4

Mileage
60,174
Service Date
10/4/2021
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.
  • FRONT PADS ON THE RIGHT INNER 2MM OTHERS RUNNING 5MM, REAR PADS AT 6MM GOOD. NEEDS FRONT BRAKES AND ROTORS HEAVY LIP RIGHT SIDE
  • DISC ROTOR – Remove & Replace – Gas Front,Both – [Includes: Repack Wheel Bearings (where applicable) and replace Pads (if necessary). DOES NOT include refinishing.]
 
DEANNA S. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/7/2021

2016 Nissan Sentra

Nissan Sentra

Mileage
83,272
Service Date
10/4/2021
Services Performed
  • U1116 STOP LAMP SWITCH CIRCUIT. CHECK OUT FOUND NO OUTPUT FROM SWITCH REPLACE SWITCH CLEAR CODES AND RETEST NO CODES COMING BACK
 
MERCY R. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/4/2021

2010 Honda Accord

Honda Accord

Mileage
241,450
Service Date
10/4/2021
Services Performed
  • TEST BATTERY, CHECK CHARGING SYSTEM, REMOVE BATTERY CABLES, CLEAN POSTS AND CABLE ENDS WITH VALVOLINE PROFESSIONAL SERIES CLEANER. SEAL CONNECTIONS USING SUPPLIED PADS FROM VALVOLINE KIT. ALTERNATOR IS CHARGING AT 14.2 AT THIS TIME AND NO LIGHT
 
GREG & ANGIE R. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/4/2021

2012 RAM Pickup

RAM Pickup

Mileage
94,075
Service Date
9/27/2021
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
  • ALL BRAKES ARE GREAT 10MM NEEDS PARKING BRAKE CHECK
 
DALE & RITA G. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/3/2021

2009 Honda Accord

Honda Accord

Mileage
195,045
Service Date
9/30/2021
Services Performed
  • FOUND CODE P0303- CYLINDER 3 MISFIRE. SWITCHED SPARK PLUGS FROM CYLINDER 3 TO 6 AND MISFIRE FOLLOWED, RECOMMEND NEW TUNE UP BASED ON MILEAGE.
  • SPARK PLUGS – Remove & Replace – V6
  • CLEAN THROTTLE PLATE, CLEAN MASS AIR FLOW SENSOR, RUN ON VALVOLINE PROFESSIONAL SERIES 3 STAGE CLEANER AND ADD TREATMENT TO FUEL TANK. RESET ECU AND ROAD TEST 10 MILES.
 
JOSE M. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/30/2021