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It is rare to find a business that combines state-of-the-art technology with personalized, family focused customer service. This is exactly what you will find at Preferred Automotive in Rockville, MD. Our shop is outfitted with the latest equipment in the industry to ensure we can handle all your auto repair and maintenance needs. We offer tune-ups, wheel alignments, engine repair, transmission repair, auto air conditioning and heating failures, oil changes, factory warranty work and more. Our skilled technicians have over an average of 20 years experience, so we have the knowledge and expertise to provide you with the finest in auto service.

Open since 1990, we are a general auto repair facility that provides all aspects of maintenance from oil changes to major component replacement such as engines and transmissions. We also perform other regular maintenance such as fluid services, timing belt replacements, brakes, alignments, tire rotation and balance, and struts. We strive to make Preferred Automotive your one-stop shop for all your auto repair needs that include smog checks, vehicle inspections, and state required safety inspections. One visit and we believe you will find out why you will find a long list of stellar reviews for us online. We have proudly grown our business by building a strong reputation that our customers can proudly refer to their family and friends.

We are strong advocates of helping you protect your investment by carefully managing the fluids in your vehicle. We specialize in brake, coolants and transmissions flushes along with fuel induction, engine and power steering system flushes. Our team of experts can help you with differential flushes and repairs as we well as HVAC mold and fungus services. We offer all of these services to help you extend the life and operation of your car. We can accommodate all makes and models of cars, trucks, and SUVs, including hybrids. Our technicians attend ongoing training to ensure we can provide the most up-to-date services and repair techniques possible.

We are located at 12356 Wilkins Ave Rockville, MD 20852 We are convenient to North Bethesda, Bethesda, Garrett Park, Potomac, Gaithersburg, Germantown, Silver Spring, and the Greater Washington Area. Our business hours are Mon-Fri: 7:00AM – 5:00PM. We are closed on the weekends to ensure our entire team is well-rested and has time to spend with their families. We can be reached at 301-881-8530. Come and see why we have been recognized for 21 years by Washington Consumers Checkbook, Washingtonian Magazine and nominated by CARQUEST Autoparts as the Best Shop in America 6 times! We pride ourselves in doing the job right the first time with accuracy, honesty, and complete customer satisfaction. Make an appointment or stop by for a visit. We would be delighted to meet you and show you the Preferred Automotive difference.

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