19 years of experience
Seattle-Tacoma, WA

I've been in the automotive repair industry for over 25 years and am ASE certified. My passion for engines and mechanics has been lifelong and I've worked in almost every section of automotive repair. From dealerships to fleet services to marine engineering, my wealth of experience always stands me in good stead. My areas of expertise are diesel repair, alignments, heating and AC, motorcycles, computer systems, brakes, engine cooling systems, and internal repairs.

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on November 27

Timothy was very knowledgeable, honest and personable. Did a great job and explained everything to me. I would highly recommend Your Mechanic and Timothy Holder.

on April 16

Very friendly professional guy. Down to earth. I'm not too sure if he saw in my original quote that I had the part but needed the wiring because he didn't necessarily bring wiring and the connector needed to complete the job but he did ultimately head to a nearby parts store and get what was needed. Job handled, completed, done.

on February 01

This was my first yourmechanic appointment and Timothy was great!! He checked my brakes and gave me a reasonable estimate for repair that I will have him do soon. Thanks

on July 21

The overall service I got was satisfactory, I was pleased with the work preformed and his knowledge regarding engines. I had multiple leaks from engine components so the job was time consuming. it was a hot day and Tim completed the work in the estimated allotted time frame. I would recommend his services to anyone looking to get repair work done on their vehicle.

on January 02

Excellent service. Timothy performed a thorough buyer's inspection on a used car I was considering. He took the time needed for a detailed evaluation.



Saturn Ion

on July 30

Tim is a professional, trustworthy and experienced mechanic. He took the time to explain what and why he is doing things. He efficiently and expertly changed a wheel bearing on my 2003 Saturn. Problem solved.

on December 11

Timothy,, He did an excellent job was very friendly, attentive and patient. He took his time and didnt rush the job. I am very pleased with the service I received that's why I rated it a 5 star visit. Thank you, Robert Samuelson

on December 04

Timothy was pleasant to work with. He showed up for the appointment on time and had all the tools and parts ready to do the work in right in our garage. He worked for more than 4 hours right through lunch time without break and got the job done for us. He checked everything thoroughly to see if there was any other things that need attention. Overall, we are happy with Timothy's work.



Dodge Ram 1500

on November 27

Tim is very knowledgeable and professional in his work. Honest mechanic that explains the parts and service needed. Treats your vehicle like its his own personal car. Highly recommend Tim for your vehicle maintenance. Will definitely use him in the future.

on November 20

Timothy was friendly and extremely knowledgeable. He made sure to go step by step through the list and made sure to include me throughout the entire app.



Chrysler 200

on February 14

I think Timothy was a very skilled and knowledgeable mechanic who addressed all my concerns about my vehicle. And he was always very professional at all times. He did an outstanding job on my vehicle brakes.

on February 24

It was a crisp Feb. Morning, the birds were chirping, the air was fresh. Each of God's little creatures toiling about, everything so alive, except for the camshaft synchronization sensor on my 2005 Kia Sedona. Timothy showed up at the scheduled time, tools in hand. The service was prompt and informative. We all want a fair shake when dealing with mechanics, and I can assure you Tim's the man for the job.



Dodge Charger

on October 16

Hardworking very friendly and knows his stuff. Takes his time and he is good at his job. Found my new maintenance worker... no more shop for anything 😏

on March 07

Tim was incredibly friendly and helpful. He showed up and was done in 30 minutes, he even checked out all of my fluid levels just to make sure i was good to go.



Saturn SL2

on September 06

Third time we have used YourMechanic. Very happy with your services! Both mechanics we have had were superb & we felt like we paid a great price for your services. :) Thank you!



Infiniti G35

on March 18

Timothy arrived a 1/2 hour early and finished the job on time. His work is impeccable. He has never failed to diagnose the problems. I will always recommend Timothy

on August 26

Tim was excellent. He came earlier the appt to accommodate both mine and his schedule. Made sure car was running and fixed any diagnostic errors found after his repair was done. I will definitely be using this service again

on August 29

Timothy was extremely personable and accomodating. I was worried the covered area at my apartment wouldn't be enough room, but he had no problem working with the space. He was extremely knowlegable and took great care of my car.

on March 29

Tim showed up right on time. The job took longer than quoted and had other appointments booked, but stayed until the job was completed. If and when I need other issues with my vehicle, I will call Tim back to do the work.

on April 04

Unfortunately customer service at your Mechanic had double booked us for the appointment that we had scheduled at noon on April 1st and Timothy went out of his way to get the work done. He got here at 4-4:30 pm when he was scheduled at 12 pm and did the job which wasn't an easy job especially since it was a hot day and he already had a full days work. Timothy was amazing and made up for the mistake made by customer service.

on September 06

I marked Timothy arriving on time. Actually, he was 20 minutes late but he communicated properly that he was going to be late and when he was in transit. That was acceptable to me. He proceeded with the analysis without getting distracted by my frequent questions and comments. I basically only needed the oil change service but I appreciate having a to-do list with further needed repairs as I can afford them. The service is a needed alternative to dealer and independent shops, which are loaded with facility and management overhead. Keep up the good work.

on September 09

I am very pleased with Your Mechanic and Tim Holder. I would definitely consider this company and request Tim Holder for any future work or issues with my vehicles. If your car breaks down and you are lucky enough to be at home (or just want it towed home) what better way to get the repairs done? In addition they give your car a complete inspection looking for any problems that are developing. I highly recommend Your Mechanic and Tim Holder.



Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD

on September 15

Timothy was courteous and very knowledgeable, will definitely use him again in the future and will recommend him by name to all my people here in the U.S Army. Thank you again Tim



Kia Sedona

on October 09

Tim re-arranged his scheduled day off to put in new alternator that a new battery 2 days earlier did not solve problem. Very sincere and much appreciated to correct this as soon as possible.

on December 11

Tim showed up early and had all the parts with him. He understood what was wrong and went right to work in inclimate weather. He got the job done in the right amount of time. He also went over the "bucket" list of things my car needed as I have a lot of deferred maintenance. He helped me pick out the most important things to take care of first as I have a limited amount of money

on February 16

Second time we've had Tim work on our daughter's car and we weren't disappointed. Professional and super knowledgeable and stuck with it all the way through even though it took longer than expected.

on October 15

My mechanic was Timothy. I had the best experience working with him. He was extremely knowledgable, professional, and really took pride in his work. I would gladly recommend him in the future. What an outstanding guy!

on October 11

Hired timothy to do all 4 brake pads, he came out with parts, did an inspection, found my pads werent bad after all. So all he charged for was the inspection. Then he gave me a lot of prioritised advice, i will definitely have him back to do the work as i can afford it. Thanks

on September 30

Timothy took the time to look outside the box in order to diagnose my cars problem even though the diagnostics couldn't be run due to Honda's inability to make anything simple. Thanks to Timothy I now know what I'm up against and am currently working on a solution.

on March 27

He's an awesome mechanic! Punctual, respectful, courteous, friendly, and he did a great job! Hopefully he remains our mechanic because I will be getting some new brake pads shortly. Highly recommend him and YourMechanic services.

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