Our Reviews

"Best service! Super nice and honest, Bonnie is very helpful and tries her best to provide the best service based on what your car really needs with the minimum cost! I found Vangaurd on yelp and couldn't be happier with them. Strongly recommended!"

"Extremely dependable service run by a very responsible and friendly family who has been serving Marin for decades. They have never let me down. I highly recommend Vanguard!"

"I have been taking my cars to Vanguard for over 12 years. They are honest, reliable and take great care of my car. They start on time, finish on time and always call for permission before making any changes to the scope of work. I wish there were more businesses which operated like Vanguard!"


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Vanguard Automotive Repair

European, Japanese and domestic car repair in San Rafael

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Our independent, family-run auto repair shop will give you peace of mind as we cater to all of you and your vehicle’s needs. We are proud to have been providing reliable automotive repair and maintenance services in Marin since 1968!

While we specialize in Audi and Volkswagen auto repair services, our experienced technicians have the training and technology to handle auto repair and maintenance services on all makes and models of European, Japanese and domestic vehicles. While your car, truck or SUV is in our shop, take advantage of the free Wi-Fi in our waiting area, or our free local shuttle service to get you where you need to go.

In addition, our car repairs are guaranteed with a 36 month/36,000 mile warranty, so you can be completely confident bringing your Audi, Volkswagen or your European, Japanese and domestic vehicle to Vanguard Automotive Repair for all of your automotive services in San Rafael!

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