John

37 years of experience
San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, CA

I hold a master technician degree from factory not just ASE. I also hold ASE certifications. I have been in this business for 38 years. I can provide great customer service and will listen to your concerns and address them with you to make sure your experience with my work will be the best you can expect.

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on June 20

Top of the line!


on May 25

Great experience! John is friendly, knowledgeable, punctual and very professional. I would highly recommend him!


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Ford Taurus

on June 24

John was a little early and very polite. Once the services were finished he asked me general questions about how the car runs and gave me suggestions on what I can do to keep my car running it's best. He's very easy to talk to and was able to explain complex engine work in basic terms. I will be using John again.


on May 20

Very knowledgeable and honest. I would highly recommend John. I wish I had found him earlier.


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  • 127,500 Miles Maintenance...

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Nissan Juke

on February 10

Professional and knowledgeable


on March 18

Arrived early, finished quickly, and did an awesome job. What more can you ask for?


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Jeep Wrangler

on March 21

Lovely guy, really professional. Showed up early, after checking to see if it would be ok, did a great job, good 8nspection for other troubles. Was just a pleasure. Thanks so much!


on March 26

Really a nice knowledgeable guy came in did the work got it done


on March 25

Great


on September 28

John is AMAZING!! He's professional, punctual and really takes the extra time to explain services to my vehicle. He's extremely knowledge about car's, particularly my '97 Chevy Malibu! Thanks to John, I'll soon be able to visit my elderly Mom in Fresno and my son, who's away at college. Thanks John!


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Nissan Versa

on September 14

John is the best mechanic I have come across in quite some time. He was very punctual and knows his work inside and out. He is a very calm low key person to talk with. He didn't make you feel like I have no clue about my vehicle and needed repairs. John finished the job in less time than the "book" time to complete the job. If you want a trustworthy and knowledgeable mechanic John is your man. I plan on having John do my future repairs.


on September 30

Very professional nice guy!


on September 26

John is a AWESOME honest guy that took the time to explain everything to me that he was doing and what recommendation is needed. I will always personally request him by name for any service on my car and friends cars. He delivered on time as promised. Never meet a better mechanic. The cost of service was much cheaper the general mechanic shop.


on November 14

always good to talk with a real pro1111


on November 20

Great knowledge and a lot of experience


on November 19

John is the best I ve ever dealt with, there is nothing this guy doesn't know about my bmw a true master I trust him completly (there isn't many I could real y say that about)


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Ford Fusion

on November 19

John was very professional and did an amazing job on replacing the break pads.


on December 05

Great mechanic very professional and knowledgeable


on December 19

Awesome job great service


on May 07

John is extremely knowledgeable and highly skilled.


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Ford Escape

on May 03

Great!


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Chevrolet Impala

on May 07

Great costumer service very knowledgeable and professional


on May 24

John was punctual and communicated well leading up to the appt. He was thorough in diagnosing the problem and in making a plan to take care of it. I would work with John on every opportunity for in the future. As a master technician for Chevrolet, his experience shows.


on May 25

Very nice gentleman I would recommend im waiting for him to come back and do my repairs


on May 14

1993 JEEP GRAND CHEROKEE LAREDO: 3EKF630, V8-5.2L John Paakkari just completed an Inspection/diagnostic and found the fuel pump needs to be replaced. He is scheduled to replace the fuel pump on Thursday, May 18th at 9 am.


on May 18

John was awesome super cool guy.


on May 23

GREAT!


on May 26

John did a great job! He knows his stuff, thought it was the starter and confirmed quickly. Then got the part and installed same day. Thanks John!


Services

Car

Saturn Vue

on May 27

John was on time and very efficient. He is a Great mechanic. The AC now makes ice cubes. Thank you John!!! He know what he is doing and is a Great Your Mechanic Representative!!! Thx Mark C


on May 31

It was immediately apparent that John loves his job. He was friendly and took the time to listen to our issue. John explained what he found in layman terms so I could understand what was happening with my car. I would recommend John to my family and friends and will have him work on all my car again.


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How people describe John

Friendly

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Professional

(31)

Competent

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Courteous

(30)

Goes above and beyond

(24)

Expert

(26)

Knowledgeable

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Timely

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Spoken languages
English

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