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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

2016 Toyota Tacoma

Toyota Tacoma

Mileage
29,936
Service Date
7/19/2019
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.
  • ADD VALVOLINE PROFESSIONAL SERIES CLEANER TO FLUID, ROAD TEST ON FREEWAY. HOOK UP TRANSMISSION FLUSH MACHINE INTO COOLER LINES, PRESSURE FLUSH TRANSMISSION, MAKE SURE TRANSMISSION IS FULL. ADD VALVOLINE FLUID CONDITIONER.
 
BEN S. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/19/2019

2007 Honda Civic

Honda Civic

Mileage
179,127
Service Date
7/18/2019
Services Performed
  • ROAD TEST, CHECK FOR CODES, CHECK VOLTAGE AND SENSOR READINGS INVOLVED IN CONDITION " IF PARTS HAVE TO BE TAKEN OFF TO CHECK NEW ESTIMATE WILL BE GIVEN" ADVISE AS TO REPAIRS. AFTER REPAIRS ARE DONE ROAD TEST 10 TO 12 MILES.
  • CHECK OUT SQUEAK COMING TO STOP POSSIBLE RIGHT FRONT
 
CHRISTINE O. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/19/2019

2004 Dodge Pickup

Dodge Pickup

Mileage
168,445
Service Date
7/17/2019
Services Performed
  • MAIN BEARING OIL SEAL – Remove and Replace – In-Line6,Automatic Trans,4WD Rear – [Includes: Remove Rope Seal and replace with Split Type Neoprene Seal on V8 Engines.]
  • 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
 
ANDRE B. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/18/2019

2015 Lexus ES 350

Lexus ES 350

Mileage
63,079
Service Date
7/11/2019
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 FRONTS ARE WORN OUT REAR VERY CLOSE
 
PAUL and MARISA A. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/12/2019

2008 Dodge Charger

Dodge Charger

Mileage
81,058
Service Date
7/2/2019
Services Performed
  • ELECTRIC FAN CAME APART AND WENT INTO RADIATOR
  • REPLACE RADIATOR AND FAN ASSEMBLY, REFILL COOLANT
 
RICK and NANCY I. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/2/2019

2008 Toyota Camry

Toyota Camry

Mileage
88,269
Service Date
7/2/2019
Services Performed
  • CABLE BROKEN REMOVE REAR SEAT AND LEFT CARPET TO REPLACE CABLE ASSEMBLY.
 
MARY ANN B. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/2/2019

2015 RAM 2500 HD

RAM 2500 HD

Mileage
48,141
Service Date
7/1/2019
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.
 
RALPH J. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/1/2019

2005 Toyota Tundra

Toyota Tundra

Mileage
168,447
Service Date
6/27/2019
Services Performed
  • LAST WEEK LOST BRAKES, REPLACED MASTER CLYINDER AND RIGHT REAR WHEEL CYLINDER BLEED SYSTEM BUT STILL CANNOT GET GOOD PEDAL, DRIVING DOWN STREET AFTER ABOUT 2 MILES BRAKES LOCKED UP, RELEASED MASTER AND BRAKES RELEASED
  • 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.
  • POWER BRAKE BOOSTER – Remove and Replace – w/o Vehicle Stability Control,Vacuum Brake Booster – [Includes: Check operation of Check Valve, adjust Push Rod and bleed.]
 
BRITNEE S. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/28/2019

2017 Jeep Cherokee

Jeep Cherokee

Mileage
56,626
Service Date
6/24/2019
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.
 
KELLY T. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/25/2019

2012 Toyota RAV4

Toyota RAV4

Mileage
80,020
Service Date
6/21/2019
Services Performed
  • FRONT BRAKE PADS ARE AT 3MM DUE NOW REAR BRAKES ARE AT 4MM CAN GO FOR AWHILE. FRONT ROTORS ARE FINE AT 951 ALLOWED 866
  • DISC ROTOR – Remove and Replace – Gas Front,Both – [Includes: Repack Wheel Bearings (where applicable) and replace Pads (if necessary). DOES NOT include refinishing.]
  • TURN ROTORS (2)
  • ADD VALVOLINE PROFESSIONAL SERIES CLEANER TO FLUID, ROAD TEST ON FREEWAY. HOOK UP TRANSMISSION FLUSH MACHINE INTO COOLER LINES, PRESSURE FLUSH TRANSMISSION, MAKE SURE TRANSMISSION IS FULL. ADD VALVOLINE FLUID CONDITIONER.
 
PAUL S. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/22/2019

2006 Dodge Pickup

Dodge Pickup

Mileage
158,510
Service Date
6/21/2019
Services Performed
  • REPLACE BELT BATTERIES GOOD AT 790CCA AND 740CCA
  • AIR HORN
  • CHECK OUT ALL ELECTRICAL FOUND SOLENOID NOT WORKING AT ALL. THE AIR LEAK IS FROM AFTERMARKET AIR HORN
 
TONY P. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/22/2019

2008 Dodge Pickup

Dodge Pickup

Mileage
87,192
Service Date
6/19/2019
Services Performed
  • FOUND CODE P1451- DIESEL PARTICULATE FILTER SYSTEM PERFORMANCE. P2262- TURBOCHARGER BOOST PRESSURE A NOT DETECTED- MECHANICAL. FOUND MAP SENSOR READING HIGH WHEN KEY ON ENGINE OFF. INSTALLED NEW SENSOR NOW OK, TRUCK FEELS MORE POWERFUL.
 
DEBBIE and JASON A. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/22/2019