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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

2013 Buick Verano

Buick Verano

Mileage
47,383
Service Date
11/7/2018
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.
 
JERRY N. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/14/2018

2012 Ford Pickup

Ford Pickup

Mileage
122,457
Service Date
11/6/2018
Services Performed
  • WHEEL HUB – Remove and Replace – F150,RWD Front,Both
 
JOHN H. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/14/2018

2006 Toyota Tundra

Toyota Tundra

Mileage
143,316
Service Date
11/13/2018
Services Performed
  • ALTERNATOR ASSEMBLY – Remove and Replace – V8
 
ALISON M. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/14/2018

2006 Ford Pickup

Ford Pickup

Mileage
161,492
Service Date
11/9/2018
Services Performed
  • BRAKE SHOES and /OR PADS – Remove and Replace – F250 Super Duty,F350 Super Duty All,Both Axles,w/Dual Rear Wheels – [Includes: Clean, lube and/or replace Brake Hardware as necessary. Adjust Brakes (where applicable). Includes: Repack Wheel Bearings (where appl
  • 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.
  • FLUSH HYDRAULIC BRAKE SYSTEM WITH 24OZ OF VALVOLINE PROFESSIONAL SERIES FLUID, USING VALVOLINE BRAKE FLUSH MACHINE. INSTALL SUPPLIED BLEEDER CAPS ONTO CALIPERS AND CLEAN.
  • LEFT FRONT CALIPER
 
DAN and TREINA N. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/10/2018

2006 Toyota Camry

Toyota Camry

Mileage
124,411
Service Date
10/16/2018
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.
  • CHECK FOR SCRAPE NOISE FRONT ON DIP
  • REAR BRAKES ARE FINE AT 4MM FRONT ROTORS AND PADS ARE BAD
  • REPLACE FRONT BRAKE PADS, R and R ROTORS FOR MACHINING, CLEAN AND LUBE ALL HARDWARE " REPACK WHEEL BEARINGS AS REQUIRED" WHEN DOING BRAKES, WE ALWAYS REFINISH ROTORS AND DRUMS TO IMPROVE BEDDING-IN PROCESS TO REDUCE STOPPING DISTANCES, AND TO ALSO REDUCE NOISE-RELATED PROBLEMS. ROAD TEST 10 TO 12 MILES
 
RICHARD B. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/29/2018

2008 Toyota Prius

Toyota Prius

Mileage
104,630
Service Date
10/15/2018
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.
  • 7MM FRONT AND 3MM REAR SHOES
 
HELGA W. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/29/2018

2015 RAM 2500 HD

RAM 2500 HD

Mileage
42,019
Service Date
10/25/2018
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.
  • FUEL FILTER – Remove and Replace – In-Line6 Engine Compartment,Housing
  • FUEL FILTER – Remove and Replace – In-Line6 Chassis Mounted,Housing
 
RALPH J. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/26/2018

2005 Dodge Pickup

Dodge Pickup

Mileage
114,450
Service Date
10/22/2018
Services Performed
  • CONTACT BANKS FOR EO STICKERS. INSTALLED STICKERS, ROAD TESTED AND VERFIED THERES NO SMOKE.
  • SMOG
  • 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.
 
BILL F. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/25/2018

2005 Nissan Altima

Nissan Altima

Mileage
174,074
Service Date
10/24/2018
Services Performed
  • I pulled in to park and when I shifted to P, it locked up. But then it would not turn over. I have power but sometimes it won?t turn fully on. I say sometimes because if I wait an hour or so IT WILL TURN ON. Nothing in particular occurred during this time
  • STARTER ASSEMBLY – Remove and Replace – Automatic Trans
 
ROGER H. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/24/2018

2006 Hyundai Azera

Hyundai Azera

Mileage
90,231
Service Date
10/19/2018
Services Performed
  • FRONT AND REAR BRAKES ARE WORN OUT 2MM ALL ROTORS ARE FINE TO MACHINE
  • REPLACE FRONT BRAKE PADS, R and R ROTORS FOR MACHINING, CLEAN AND LUBE ALL HARDWARE " REPACK WHEEL BEARINGS AS REQUIRED" WHEN DOING BRAKES, WE ALWAYS REFINISH ROTORS AND DRUMS TO IMPROVE BEDDING-IN PROCESS TO REDUCE STOPPING DISTANCES, AND TO ALSO REDUCE NOISE-RELATED PROBLEMS. ROAD TEST 10 TO 12 MILES
  • TURN ROTORS (2)
  • REPLACE REAR BRAKES, CLEAN and ADJUST, LUBE ALL BRAKE HARDWARE, "REPACK WHEEL BEARINGS AS REQUIRED." WHEN DOING BRAKES, WE ALWAYS REFINISH ROTORS AND DRUMS TO IMPROVE BEDDING-IN PROCESS TO REDUCE STOPPING DISTANCES, AND TO ALSO REDUCE NOISE-RELATED PROBLEMS. ROAD TEST 10 TO 12 MILES
  • TURN ROTORS (2)
  • 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.
 
GUSTAVO and JULIA Q. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/21/2018

2016 Ford Fusion

Ford Fusion

Mileage
103,546
Service Date
10/15/2018
Services Performed
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • SPARK PLUGS – Remove and Replace – 2.0L Eng,Turbocharger
 
CLAYLON D. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/16/2018

2005 Chevrolet Tahoe

Chevrolet Tahoe

Mileage
129,049
Service Date
10/12/2018
Services Performed
  • WATER PUMP LEAKING, NEEDS BELTS AND RADIATOR HOSES ARE ORIGINAL SHOULD BE REPLACED
  • 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.
  • WATER PUMP – Remove and Replace – All Applicable Models
 
ANNIE M. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/13/2018