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Quality Volvo, Toyota, Lexus, Scion, Subaru & Prius Service & Repair (Independent) • Since 1981 • Near BART & Bus

Quality Volvo, Toyota, Lexus, Scion, Subaru & Prius Service & Repair (Independent) • Since 1981 • Near BART & Bus

The Model Garage, in Berkeley CA, is an independent auto repair shop (not a dealership) that specializes in Volvo, Toyota, Lexus, Prius, Subaru and Scion cars. We have current factory diagnostic systems for all of the cars we service.

Our five mechanics are conscientious professionals who will keep your car purring. We offer, customer-friendly service and repair. In business since 1981, we love dealing with the customers in our area.

Quality and honesty are our strengths.

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Gay & Lesbian (LGBTQ) Friendly Auto Repair & Service Shop

Features

Air Conditioning
Alternator
Axles
Battery
Brakes
Check Engine
Clutches
Coolant
Cooling System
Computer Diagnostic
Diagnostics
Drive Train
Electrical
Engine
Exhaust
Fuel System
Heating and Cooling
Hoses
Inspections
Lights
Maintenance
Mechanical
Mufflers
Power Steering
Pre-Purchase
Radiators
Rear End
Shocks
Steering
Struts
Suspension
Timing Belts
Tire Balancing
Transmissions
Tune Ups
Windows

Reviews

4.5
86 Reviews
January 15, 2020
I've been going to these guys since the mid-2000's when I owned a red Volvo station wagon. When Don & Peter owned the place. I went from a Volvo, to a 04...
May 15, 2019
I'm a bit of a car junkie, my go to vehicle is my old Toyota 4 runner, it's clunky, a bit rusty, a bit rattley and a whole lotta fun. It's my oldest...
February 06, 2019
Ok, I have the ability to wrench around an automobile but I no longer have a garage. We moved to San Francisco in 2001. My wife found Model Garage 12-13...

Hours

Closed Now
Sunday: Closed
Monday: 7:30 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday: 7:30 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday: 7:30 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday: 7:30 am - 5:30 pm
Friday: 7:30 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday: Closed

Location

2920 Shattuck Avenue
Berkeley, California 94705
Walking distance to Ashby BART, 1/2 block to AC Transit Buses, one block from the Berkeley Bowl.
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