Joseph

23 years of experience
Houston, TX

I've been a technician since 1994 and am ASE certified. I've worked at Jiffy Lube, Mieneke, and at an independent shop. I have experience in everything from preventative maintenance to heavy equipment. I enjoy working with people and helping to resolve any problems your car is having in a timely and professional manner.

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BMW 335i
on March 24

He arrived at my house early. Replaced the starter and finished early. Save me at least 50% from BMW Dealers.


on March 22

Joseph is great! Early to the appointment, professional, knowledgeable and diagnosed the problem with-in minutes. He is truly a life-saver! I'd be happy to have him work on my car anytime.


on March 17

My experience was EXCELLENT I WILL NOT GO TO ANYONE ELSE UNLESS I HAVE TO GO TO THE DEALERSHIP. YourMechanic is very convenient and professional. I was cheated at the shop and the shop tried to rip me off. I felt as though I was getting cheated and I went to searching on the net since that's where most businesses are being conducted. I found this site and took a chance and the experience was excellent. Joseph was honest with me and very knowledgeable about the car and it did not take long for him to replace the cam shaft sensor. I highly recommend this site as well as the mechanic. In the near future I will continue to use this site and mechanic for all my repair needs THANKS AGAIN.


on February 27

Very knowledgeable, very very friendly. Did a nice job, quick and recommended a couple of things. Arrived early which was better for me, gave plenty of notice.!


on February 17

He did a great job and came back to finish the job in flying colors. He deserves a A+ for his work and his personal manners and consideration of his customers I would recommend him to any of my friends and family for their repair needs..


on January 24

Mr Smith was on time, very personable and professional. He performed diagnositc tests in an expert and flawless manner. Mr Smith is a consummate professional who is worthy of emulation by others. He is a credit to himself and to his profession. .


on January 23

Always does an excellent job.diagnosed my car and answer all my guestion.this is me second time using Josephs he was on time both time.Very friendly and keeps a smile on his face.I will continue using him.


on March 13

Joseph arrived early and went right to work diagnosing my vehicle. I will be booking Joseph to complete the work.


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Dodge Ram 1500
on February 23

Joseph arrived early and finished in what seemed to a very short time. Great guy and service. Will use again and recommend.


on January 06

Joseph notified me about 30 minutes before that he was running late but as soon as he got here he got to work. He came out to replace my serpentine belt and determined that my water pump was also bad. He patiently waited while I went to purchase the water pump, which turned out to be the wrong one. He then waited again, while I took the bad water pump with me to get the right one. I was very impressed with both his patience and work and will definitely use him again and refer everyone I know.


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Toyota Camry
on December 29

I am so happy with Joseph and YourMechanic.com. My moms car needed new tires so I replaced all of the tires. Once this was done the steering wheel would shake when going faster than 35mph. Discount Tire said she needed new struts at a cost of about $800 to $1000. So she took it to a mechanic shop and they said no, she needed a driver side CV joint which would cost $300 to $400. I decided to sign her up for YouMechanic and they came out this morning ready to do a CV Joint for $323. Well guess what ,Joseph does his inspection first and said you don't need a CV joint you only need a tie rod replaced. Cost only $160 !!!! This was wonderful news after being told a $1000 repair from mechanic shop down to $400 with another mechanic shop, neither who made a correct diagnosis. Joseph is able to correctly diagnose the issue and the issue is repaired for $160 I now know who I will continue to use if I want the truth !


on December 27

Joseph was awesome. He had very good knowledge of my 535i. He gave me suggestions regarding things to look for in the future. He was not pushy or trying to up self but very efficient and considerate. I have recommended him to a neighbor. I will definitely be a repeat customer.


on December 28

I have a 2011 VW Jetta which had the check engine light on. I booked online and Josephs came to my home on time. It took him about 10 min to find out the problem. He suggests me to ask the dealer as he thought there was a recall about the problem, which is nice to save me some money. Anyway, Josephs did his job well. Thank you!


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Jeep Cherokee
on September 09

Joseph was early, let me know that I did NOT need some of the work that I had scheduled and checked out my shocks for me. I have already booked him to do those repairs on Monday! This was, hands down, the easiest and best experience I've had with having my Jeep fixed. With over 224,000 miles, I have every intention of keeping his contact info on speed dial!


on June 24

Joseph was very timely and thorough. By the end of our visit, we knew exactly what our next step in repairs would need to be. He provided a very detailed, easy to understand report that is very helpful. We've already booked Joseph to return to make his recommended repairs.


on July 07

Joseph was prompt and efficient. Despite having to return to the parts store to replace defective part he finished the required services in a timely manner. Thanks, Joseph!


on July 10

Joseph is great. He is on time and even earlier than expected. My car has a stubborn bolt that wouldn't open for him to change the belts. He didn't give up and his persistent efforts fixed the problem after getting a more powerful tool. I am greatly appreciate that he tried to do the right way by coming back with the right tool.


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Honda Pilot
on July 30

Initially I have no idea that this kind of service exist like a house call. I was skeptical at first but my idea has changed. Mr. Joseph Smith arrived on time and ready to work. He was very informative and discussed with me what he was going to do. He showed me the materials and equipment to be replaced which you will not get to see if it was done at your dealership. The job was done within the proposed time and even made sure that my vehicle was clean. Gave me information on what is needed on the next service interval. Overall, I am happy with the service. I do recommend Joseph for your car maintenance need. I will use his service again.


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Jeep Wrangler
on August 15

I highly recommend Joseph. He was early, got right to work and finished quickly. I had my brakes worked on. Completely painless. Didn't have to sit in a shop or arrange rides between my home and the shop.


on August 15

I paid for a pre-purchase inspection, and he found faults with the car, such as the a/c not working in all the vents which I didn't even notice myself. I rang him a few times with questions on the vehicle to ask for his advice, and he was so friendly and happy to help! The best mechanic I've ever dealt with!


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Mercedes-Benz SL500
on August 24

Joseph communicated with me from the time he was on his way to when he had finished the work. Joseph was efficient and complete in getting the maintenance work done. So much so, he is scheduled to come back tomorrow to do some additional work.


on December 17

Job was done only 2 days ago. So far all seems well. Joseph came at the exact time and finished the job earlier then expected. My only suggestion would be, use paper under the car so the garage, driveway is left clean and free of oil, grease, etc.


on December 14

Joseph is excellent! Texted to let me know he was on they way, and arrived just like promised. He was very familiar with car, and offered good maintenance advice. Will definitely use and recommend Joseph for future service!


on December 10

Joseph was great he was very professional and very knowledgeable about his job I would recommend anybody to him and I will be using him again thanks Joseph


on January 10

He showed up exactly on time and explained everything he was going to do. I even had a problem after he fixed my car and he came back immediately to help solve the problem. Great service!


on November 30

I was looking into traveling quite far to purchase a vehicle and was wondering how I could ensure it was sound and worth the trip. That's when I came across Your Mechanic. Joseph was able to go to the lot and inspect the vehicle for me. While there, he discovered some leakage as well as a transmission on its last leg. Joseph saved me a trip (which would have been more than the cost of the pre-purchase inspection), and his advice, backed by his experience, was incredibly sound and trustworthy. I genuinely appreciated his kind honesty and personal opinion!


on August 30

Joseph arrived early for the appointment. He was friendly and courteous. His approach was efficient and methodical. The work was done thoroughly. When he finished, he provided an overall report of my car's status. I was pleased with the work and with his attitude. This was a great customer experience and it sets the bar really high for competitors. I will use this service again, specifically Mr. Smith, if needed.


on December 02

Joe arrived 40 minutes early and got to work right away. I know a little bit about mechanics and could see immediately he had plenty of experience and knew his stuff. He did the job in less than the allotted time and very cleanly. Tested the car to see the job was done properly and left the place as clean as he found it. Kudos for an excellent job and even better mechanic! I'm sure to request him again for my next job!


on October 20

Joseph was very kind and knew everything about the problem with my car .I will highly recommend him to my friends and family.the service was done in a timely manner. Thank You.


on November 22

Knowledgeable Technician, Courteous and easy to get along with. Very enthusiastic about his work. Customer satisfaction is his mantra. He returned with an auto part which was not given to him initially. Order clerks and customer reps need to do a better job as regards customer experience. diligent technicians like Joseph cannot carry the entire weight of your enterprise on their shoulders. Irrespective of the strong brand proposition and value compelling argument, any business could be replicated. Please refine the customer experience at the customer representative level of interaction, if Brembo pads are stated as being used, please ensure the technicians get the right part. This is an ethical and integrity requirement to ensure the long-term profitability and sustainability of your business


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How people describe Joseph

Friendly

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Professional

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Competent

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Courteous

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Goes above and beyond

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Expert

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Knowledgeable

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Timely

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This mechanic is fully background checked and approved.


Spoken languages
English

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