Desi Auto Care

307 South White Horse Pike,
Stratford, NJ 08084 US
5.0
32 Reviews
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Desi Auto Care is a full service Volkswagen specialized repair and service center in Stratford, NJ. (Serving South Jersey, Philadelphia and Delaware) We bring over 30 years of German automotive experience and technical expertise. We’re team of Volkswagen factory trained specialists with dealer level expertise.

We welcome you to our facility, upon your visit we will explain to you which of the repairs are required to correct existing problems and which are for preventive maintenance. We will provide you all diagnostic details, why the problem occurred, what the cause was and what the correction is and after repair test drive report.

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We have the experience, resources and knowledge to meet all your Volkswagen repair and service needs. Your work will be done at a REASONABLE cost. We will not perform any repair work without your prior authorization. No hidden cost.

We take pride in our personal service to our customers and their Volkswagens. We’re proud to be a Female Friendly repair shop. Your satisfaction is our top priority. Experience the difference!

We’re Proud to be a Female Friendly!

  • 47 % of our customers are women
  • Women deserve a repair shop they can fully trust
  • Our technician will take time to explain things with patience
  • Please! Ask us any questions; we’ll be very happy to answer
  • Your questions accurately answered in ways you can understand
  • We provides detailed written estimate of the work to be performed
  • We make sure women’s experience of Volkswagen repair is a pleasant one

Our criteria for a female customer are - honesty, respect, integrity and willingness for open communication. As you walk into our shop the receptionist will welcome you with friendly greeting, you can’t help but notice the clean, fresh smell of our beautiful waiting area. The fresh Keurig coffee brewed one cup at a time and lots of free refreshments for you and “of course Very Clean Restroom!"

There is Only One Boss – The Customer!

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Service inspections
  • Routine maintenance
  • Major and minor repairs
  • Verified by VCarShops.com
  • Clean-Comfortable waiting area
  • We accept after-market extended warranties
  • Dealer level state of the art - full diagnostics for Volkswagen
  • Free Coffee, Tea, Soda, Cookie, Juice, Candy, Snacks
  • Highest quality OES Parts (Original Equipment Supplier)
  • Highest quality OEM Parts (Original Equipment Manufacturer)

Amenities

  • After Hours Drop-Off
  • Cable TV
  • Customer Lounge
  • Free Wifi
  • Magazines
  • Refreshments
  • Shuttle Service
  • Transit Accessible
  • Walkable Area
  • Weekend Hours

Meet Our Team

  • Shawn McShea

    Lead Master Technician

    Lead Master Technician Shawn McShea grew up with a extra ordinary talent for fixing cars and a passion for Volkswagen. Shawn is the third generation of his technician family. Shawn has more than thirty years experience of GERMAN, EUROPEAN and JAPANESE auto repair and maintenance. Shawn also has twelve years experience as a lead master technician at BMW and Mercedes-Benz dealerships. Shawn and his team of technicians continue to keep up-to-date with information on the latest models, tools and knowledge to service your modern Volkswagen.

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Awards & Affiliations

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BBB Accredited Business A+ RatingBBB Accredited Business A+ Rating
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32 Reviews

  • Mike Ward
    Mike Ward1 month ago

    My first experience with Chris was fantastic! He saved me good money by being flexible and willing to listen to what I learned about some of my car's problems doing Online research. He also charged me less than half what I was quoted by a Cherry Hill foreign shop for major repair (Lower control arm and Strut and Away link.)

    I couldn't be happier!

    2014 Volkswagen GTI 2.0T
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    Chris1 month ago

    Hello Mike!

    We welcomes you to our Volkswagen-family of fine customers. Thank you.

    Best wishes from - Volkswagen specialist independent, local auto repair shop, European expert, certified mechanics, imported maintenance service center.

  • Kelvin Austin
    Kelvin Austin2 months ago

    I've come to Desi four times now. It's a very clean spot, close to PATCO railway station. I spoke to Sean who was very nice and explained to me in layman's terms what was issues with my vehicle and why it needed to be fixed.

    They were able to quickly assess what was wrong and the repairs that needed to absolutely be done immediately to get back on the street. I needed to replace a gasket and spark plugs. I definitely appreciate his upfront fast service as I didn't have to miss any time from work.

    2014 Volkswagen Routan
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    Sean1 month ago

    Hello Kelvin!

    Thank you for your continue...support.

    Best wishes from - Volkswagen specialist independent, local auto repair shop, European expert, certified mechanics, imported maintenance service center.

  • Amber Ingersoll
    Amber Ingersoll3 months ago

    Repairs with excellent communication! Our car has almost burnt to the ground on the side of the Gibbsboro Road due to electrical issues and the fuse box. Alternator and box replaced. Thanks again Chris!

    2009 Volkswagen Rabbit
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    Chris3 months ago

    Hello Amber!

    Thank you for your comment. We appreciate your business.

    Best wishes from - VOLKSWAGEN specialist independent, local auto repair shop, German expert, certified mechanics, imported maintenance service center.

    Yes! We're proud to be a female friendly auto repair shop.

  • Jacob Kirby
    Jacob Kirby3 months ago

    Third time here, emailed after 2 hrs and Sam responded quickly. Work was done well (oil change & Crank case vent valve) and at a fair price. Technician did a very nice job on my car. He looked at my repair records, and provided suggestions to help me stay on top of the maintenance. All positive experiences.

    2009 Volkswagen Touareg 2 V6
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    Sam3 months ago

    Hello Jacob!

    Thank you for your continue...support.

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  • Nitish Shashtri
    Nitish Shashtri4 months ago

    My old car recently "blew up" on a trip home from South Jersey. I was able to have it towed to Desi. This shop was recommended to me by a relative. Sean spent a great deal of time explaining the repair process to me in a way that I can understand. He was more than willing to communicate with the shop where I had been taking my car for last 8 yrs and was willing to speak with insurance company. Nice to do business with.

    2000 Volkswagen Passat
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    Sean4 months ago

    Hello Nitish!

    Your satisfaction is our top priority. Thank you.

    Best wishes from - VOLKSWAGEN specialist independent, local auto repair shop, German expert, certified mechanics, imported maintenance service center.

  • Sanjay Bhalla
    Sanjay Bhalla4 months ago

    This is a professional VW repair place. Knowledgeable and specialized. Andrew was extremely helpful and made me feel comfortable. He test drove my car then diagnose to figure out the issue, and then gave me an honest deal on the repair (Air conditioner belt and Serpentine belt)

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    Andrew4 months ago

    Hello Sanjay!

    Thank you for sharing your experiance.

    Best wishes from - VOLKSWAGEN specialist independent, local auto repair shop, German expert, certified mechanics, imported maintenance service center.

  • Maria Foster
    Maria Foster5 months ago

    Brought my car here when the clutch pedal dropped to the floor. All six repair bays are clean and well run shop. Sean was the technician I dealt with. I brought the car in on a day before, and he had it finished on next day.

    Had both the master and slave clutch cylinders replaced at reasonable price. I'm grateful for 2 years warranty!

    2012 Volkswagen Eos Lux
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    Sean5 months ago

    Hello Maria!

    It was a pleasure taking care of your Volkswagen. Thank you.

    Best wishes from - VOLKSWAGEN specialist independent, local auto repair shop, German expert, certified mechanics, imported maintenance service center.

    Yes! We're proud to be a female friendly auto repair shop.

  • Bob Gwinn
    Bob Gwinn5 months ago

    I stopped in with a diagnosis of a dead battery from the Cherry Hill dealer, the replacement of which Sam quoted me at a far far.... lower price. Ultimately because of a much more thorough and thoughtful diagnosis process at DESI, it became clear that a new battery was not needed at all. (Actually there was a wiring issue) but I can tell already they're the go-to place from now on.

    2009 Volkswagen EOS Komfort
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    Sam5 months ago

    Hello Bob!

    Thank you for sharing your experience.

    Best wishes from - VOLKSWAGEN specialist independent, local auto repair shop, German expert, certified mechanics, imported maintenance service center.

  • Vivek Goswami
    Vivek Goswami6 months ago

    Every aspect of my experience with Desi Auto Care was outstanding. Sean was understanding and patient at explaining what was wrong with my Euro-Car. He tried multiple things to figure out what was wrong and then didn't charge me for parts I ended up not needing. Super fast service with regular updates and explanations. I 100% recommend taking your repair business to Sean.

    2009 Volkswagen Jetta SE
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    Sean6 months ago

    Hello Vivek!

    Thank you for sharing your experience.

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  • Jodi Nahum
    Jodi Nahum8 months ago

    Such a low key, no attitude service that I loved. When they are busy they will give you realistic waiting times. Won't give you the run around, won't turn you upside down looking for pennies and will tell it as it is. It's such a refreshing change where most auto-related place will surely feel like financial rape. Opens rather early but not open on Sundays. Don't get taken, try Desi Auto Care first and then evaluate.

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    Sam8 months ago

    Hello Jodi!

    Thank you for your comments.

    Best wishes from - VOLKSWAGEN specialist independent, local auto repair shop, German expert, certified mechanics, imported maintenance service center.

    Yes! We're proud to be a female friendly auto repair shop.

  • Ira Sawyer
    Ira Sawyer9 months ago

    We were starting vacation with this car on Fri. when engine took a dump on Thu. and it looked like the vacation was terminating. We had it towed to Desi Auto Care and explained our situation, they had it fixed by Fri night and for a very modest price. Appreciate the help.

    2013 Volkswagen Touareg
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    Leslie8 months ago

    Hello Ira!

    Your trust is our asset. Thank you for your support.

    Best wishes from - MINI COOPER specialist independent, local auto repair shop, German expert, certified mechanics, imported maintenance service center.

    Yes! We're proud to be a female friendly auto repair shop.

  • Abraham Villar
    Abraham Villar9 months ago

    Had my passenger door actuator replace for lock to work. In office Leslie was very helpful and courteous. The price for the work was very reasonable. Also had an electric fan assembly installed on my car, would recommend Desi Auto Care's service to anyone with Volkswagen.

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    Leslie8 months ago

    Hello Abraham!

    Thank you for your support.

    Best wishes from - Volkswagen specialist independent, local auto repair shop, German expert, certified mechanics, imported maintenance service center.

  • Howard Finkel
    Howard Finkel9 months ago

    Slippage of transmission is a pain. My VW Jetta daily would jerk in between shifting gears and wouldn't accelerate quickly, so I do have to drive it fast for a few minutes to see it won't accelerate. Ryan found the problem (Valve Body being replaced) and is getting my business from now on. Car drives super smooth now. A + experience at Desi Auto Care.

    2013 Volkswagen Jetta
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    Ryan8 months ago

    Hello Howard!

    We appreciate your support.

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  • Neil Kissick
    Neil Kissick9 months ago

    Issue: my automatic opening/closing trunk lid repaired at another shop that will remain nameless. They kept my vehicle for a couple days, replaced the shocks at trunk saying that they "may" fix the problem costing me $525 and then tells me it will be an additional $1870 to completely do the job. I said, "No thanks" of course now I'm out of $525! My business partner suggested Desi Auto Care so I gave them a shot. Shawn was very professional and easy to talk to. I took my car in. Everything went well with my repairs; Leslie always updated me on what parts needed to be ordered and the status of my car.

    When I went to go pick my car he picked me up from Ashland railway station.

    I was charged $311 to repair my trunk...a HUGE difference.

    I will recommend them to anyone.

    2003 Volkswagen Beetle
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    Leslie8 months ago

    Hello Neil!

    Your trust is our asset. Thank you for your support.

    Best wishes from - Volkswagen specialist independent, local auto repair shop, German expert, certified mechanics, imported maintenance service center.

  • Ed Kunkle
    Ed Kunkle10 months ago

    Because of control relay issue, I got Check Engine Light. Ryan at Desi Auto Care fixed light and oil change done. He was prompt, pleasant, and fair priced. He will be my #1 choice for all my German cars needs from this point forward-Thanks.

    2013 Volkswagen Sport Wagen TDI
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    Ryan10 months ago

    Hello Ed!

    We appreciate your support. Thank you.

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  • Cindy Hamilton
    Cindy Hamilton1 year ago

    My daughter called me with panic; many lights went on in her dashboard before I rushed out to work. I told her to send her car to Desi Auto Care as I always use this shop for all my repairs. They did decent jobs and never rip customers off. I thought my daughter might not be able to drive the car today. To my surprise, my daughter called me when I was still on the Philadelphia- train to work to let me know that the car was repaired and ready to go! The lights went off was due to low engine oil. They topped off the engine oil and inflated tires to right pressures. Everything was back to normal. The best of all was they did all these for no charge. Thanks Shawn and Sam! I highly recommend you guys.

    2012 Volkswagen CC 2.0T Sport
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    Sam1 year ago

    Hello Cindy!

    Thank you for taking time to share your experience.

    Best wishes from - VOLKSWAGEN specialist independent, local auto repair shop, German expert, certified mechanics, imported maintenance service center.

    Yes! We're proud to be a female friendly auto repair shop.

  • Jonas Muller
    Jonas Muller1 year ago

    When my VW clutch pedal broke, dealership service people who always want to dig deep in my pocket, told me I needed a new clutch and transmission work.

    Finally, I chose to go to Desi Auto Care. Andrew replaced the clutch master cylinder which was broken from wear and tear. No need for a new paddle and he did not give me a run around, he was straight forward, and told me there was no damage to the clutch or transmission. I now feel confident bringing both my cars to Desi Auto Care for great mechanics by a trusted shop. Oh! And waiting room is full with all kinds of free refreshments + 2 years warranty on repairs.

    2007 Volkswagen GTI (76K Miles)
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    Andrew1 year ago

    Hello Jonas!

    It was a pleasure taking care of your VW. Thank you very much for your support.

    Best wishes from - VOLKSWAGEN specialist independent, local auto repair shop, German expert, certified mechanics, imported maintenance service center.

  • Asher Steinberg
    Asher Steinberg1 year ago

    I put the wrong type oil in my VW Golf engine and smoke started to come out the tail pipe. What do I do? After research I dialed Desi Auto Care in Stratford. They told me to bring it on Monday noon.

    He drains that oil and change filter, put half of the engine oil required, run the engine at IDLE until you see the smoke out of exhaust clears. He then 2nd time drains the oil and replace filter. Finally, this method solved my issue.

    Sam and his team are really low-key. They do not over-promise and when you go back to pick up your car you're really happy. He gives me safety and maintenance smart tricks. Reasonable rate too!

    2015 Volkswagen Golf TDI
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    Sam1 year ago

    Hello Asher!

    We welcomes you to our Volkswagen-family of fine customers. Thank you very much.

    Best wishes from - VAKSWAGEN specialist independent, local auto repair shop, German British European expert, certified mechanics, imported cars maintenance service center.

  • Kristen Alvey
    Kristen Alvey1 year ago

    I was driving to Maple Shade when my car started to overheat and the gas pedal almost stopped working. I barely made it to this shop and they were very friendly in assisting me. Instead of taking advantage of me, they worked overtime to get my car fixed by 7:30pm and even picked me up from restaurant. Sam helped turn around a potentially devastating situation.

    2011 Volkswagen Jetta
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    Sam1 year ago

    Hello Kristen!

    It's our duty to help customer as much as possible. We're thankful for your review.

    Best wishes from - VOLKSWAGEN specialist independent, local auto repair shop, German expert, certified mechanics, imported maintenance service center.

    Yes! We're proud to be a female friendly auto repair shop.

  • Richard Spector
    Richard Spector1 year ago

    We have been taking our car to Desi Auto Care since few years and we have never had any complaint. Before I brought my car 1st time, my husband heard from few of my relatives that this is very honest shop and good prices. Because shop does quality jobs, it's always full. For my regular maintenance services, I always call to make appointment. But that doesn't mean that the shop will not help you in emergency situations.

    Recently after I done gym, my water pump died in LA fitness parking lot. At that time I didn't know the issue. Only thing I knew that the car overheated, the temperature red lined and I could not continue to drive and they took care of it expertly. + They always give 2 years warranty including everything.

    2003 Volkswagen Jetta 1.8T
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    Desi1 year ago

    Hello Richard!

    We appreciate your continue support. Thank you for taking time to review.

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  • Aakash & Nisha Tiwari
    Aakash & Nisha Tiwari1 year ago

    We took my wife's car in after the check engine light illuminated. Dealer ran a diagnostic and told us, we needed a new catalytic converter and new oxygen sensors. Quote $2487 will cost us! We didn't approve the work since the car only worth $4000. Service advisor wanted to treat us coffee-donut but what's the point to become a foolish.

    Eventually Desi Auto Care replaced the catalytic converter for fair price. They also show us in garage that the oxygen sensors were operating perfectly. Sam cares for their customer!!

    2012 Volkswagen Golf TDI
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    Sam1 year ago

    Hello Aakash-Nisha!

    Thank you for taking time to review.

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  • Dylan O'Farrell
    Dylan O'Farrell1 year ago

    When I brought my VW for servere issues including busted cam follower, instead of charging me for this expensive repair which I would have paid for, Sean told me that my particular make & model had an extended warranty that would be covered by VW dealer for free. Which I had no idea...! He even emailed me late night with instruction on how to get the warranty work done at VW dealer. His work ethic is terrific.

    2010 Volkswagen VW
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    Sean1 year ago

    Hello Dylan!

    We welcomes you to our Volkswagen-Family of fine customers.

    Thank you from - VOLKSWAGEN Specialist Imported Auto Repair Shop and German Expert, Certified Mechanic, Maintenance Service Center.

  • Mr. Healey
    Mr. Healey1 year ago

    My 2008 GTI has been making loud noises so I brought it in along with an oil change. Dropped off on wed, called me thus with the issues the car had. They walked me through every step of the way and only did repairs I agreed on. Got bonus- when I picked up the car, they put on an air intake duct cover lid I was missing, for free without me asking.

    2008 Volkswagen 2.0T
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    Sam1 year ago

    Hello Mr. Healey!

    You have a very good sense of humor. We enjoyed your conversation. Thank you for your support.

    Best wishes from - VOLKSWAGEN Specialist Imported Auto Repair Shop and German Expert, Certified Mechanic, Maintenance Service Center.

  • Sarah Walsh
    Sarah Walsh1 year ago

    This is a great Volkswagen shop. Shawn and team are helpful and accommodating - I've been here 3x now for service (diagnostic, alternator & fixing a problem behind the dreaded engine light) and routine maintenance on my '06 VW. Scheduling is easy, staffs are dedicated, problems are explained transparently, and the prices are fair. As ,y car is nt at 95k+ mileage I am glad to know that these guys are only 5 miles away from my home.

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    Shawn1 year ago

    Hello Sarah!

    Thank you for being our regular customer.

    We appreciate your support.

    Best wishes from - VOLKSWAGEN German expert specialist imported Auto Repair Shop and certified Mechanic Maintenance Service Center.

    And Yes! We're proud to be a female friendly auto repair shop.

  • Jake Coogan
    Jake Coogan2 years ago

    I TESTED them pretty much knowing what my problem was by going to dealer and online forum, I had an engine "boost" leak and need a "pressure diagnostic test" to make sure which valve or hose was leaking, likely was the driverter valve, and cost $560 from dealer.

    Took my car in, Desi's mechanic said I would need a "pressure diagnostic test" to locate the leak. (Approved!)

    Later on Rachael called me. I had a bad "diverter valve" and needs replacement was fair price. (Okay! Approved)

    Also I've had a bunch of repairs done on my Passat and they have been fair.

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    Rachael1 year ago

    Hello Jake!

    You're one of the cool customer we have.

    Thank you for being with us.

    Thank You from - VOLKSWAGEN Specialist imported Auto Repair Shop and Expert German - certified Mechanic Maintenance Service Center.

  • LaMisha Khalifa
    LaMisha Khalifa2 years ago

    Went to desi auto care to have my brakes looked at. There was a screeching sound and when I braked the car pulled heavily to one side. Was worried this might involve all kinds of money, but while i had a fun conversation with Shawn the mechanic checked the brakes, adjusted them, and I was out of there 40 minutes later with a $27 bill. I especially appreciated this as Shawn's shop was very busy and he initially asked me if I could come back three days later, but when I ask him I'm really needed this to be checked out right away, tomorrow I'm going to Upstate Pennsylvania.

    He did it with brotherly love.

    2006 Volkswagen Beetle
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    Shawn2 years ago

    Hello LaMisha,

    Yes! it was fun conversation.

    We're pleased to have such a nice customer like you.

    Thank you from - VOLKSWAGEN Specialist imported Auto Repair Shop and German Expert certified Mechanic Maintenance Service Center

    and Yes! We're proud to be a female friendly auto repair shop.

  • Ed DeEugenio Jr.
    Ed DeEugenio Jr.2 years ago

    Lately I'm hearing popping sounds from the rear of the my Jetta after starting the engine, vibrating when slowing to a shop, pops go away and fuel economy decreases, Check engine light illuminates, Engine will not start after refueling (must crank for over 30 seconds).

    Andrew at DESI diagnoses this noise is from the leak detection pump filling the fuel tank with air, and releasing to retest the system when it finds a fault. He suggested replacing the front of the intake manifold N80 valve with the latest revision.

    With his sharp Volkswagen knowledge, he fixes the popping and other problems etc...issues gone forever.

    2011 Volkswagen Jetta
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    Andrew2 years ago

    Hello Ed,

    It was a pleasure taking care of your Jetta.

    We appreciate your support!

    Thank you from - VOLKSWAGEN expert specialist imported auto repair shop and German mechanic maintenance service center.

  • Ronald Westendorf
    Ronald Westendorf 2 years ago

    I've taken my daily driver VW in a number of times for service and most recently after discovering a terrible front end shake.

    Car started to shake violently as I accelerated rendering it unsafe and almost undrivable but I somehow made it home. I brought it to Desi Auto Care and was later informed that the motor mounts and axles needed replacing. Also I authorized the repair to include a sensor replacement that tripped the Check Engine Light (totally unrelated to the shake). After replacing all motor mounts and both axles, finally Volkswagen was cured. They kept their promise of resolving my issues and keeping my cost fair. And not until a few days ago did I realized they even polished my terribly hazed and compromised plastic headlight housings and restored visibility and I wasn't charged anything additional.

    2007 Volkswagen Passat 2.0T
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    Sam2 years ago

    Hello Ronald,

    It was a pleasure taking care of your Passat.

    We appreciate your support.

    Thank you from - VOLKSWAGEN specialist technician auto repair shop and German mechanic maintenance service center.

  • Salvatore Gomes
    Salvatore Gomes2 years ago

    Desi was a lucky find and made my car drive smoother & faster than it ever has, with a nice price. My '01 Volkswagen was in a real rut. He took his time to "RESEARCH" what was wrong with my VW from every angle and explained things to me in a very understandable way. Andrew "shopped" around for the best priced parts, he even welded together a customer part for me when his custom maker was jacking up the price. He didn't think I should have to pay more than I needed to and he wanted my car fixed right. This kind honesty and customer concern is hard to find in a mechanic, especially from imported repair shop.

    2001 Volkswagen Beetle GLS 1.8L Turbo
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    Samuel2 years ago

    Hey Salvatore,

    We appreciate you for taking time to review!

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  • Sophie venturi
    Sophie venturi2 years ago

    I bought this used car and it was making a slight rattling sound during 1st gear. VW dealership had written me a grocery list of items that were crucial for my Volkswagen. When I found Desi Auto Care I was prepared for the worst and thought I was about to drop a serious amount of money.

    I called them and I spoke with receptionist and she said appointment is necessary. I brought my '02 VW GTI VR6 here for the first time. Once there, me and Shawn took the car for a test drive and I pointed out what I was hearing. I left the car there for a few hours while he checked it out. I received a call later on that evening informing me that the car was ready and the only thing he noticed was a couple of loose parts. He even gave it a safety inspection since he knew I had recently purchased the car.

    Cost??? Let's just say I was happily surprised and the next time the car needs service I will be bringing it here. "Cherry on the Top" - They offer 24 months/ 24,000 miles warranty on all of the repair jobs. Honest mechanics. Period! Give them a shot!

    2002 Volkswagen GTI VR6
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    Rachael2 years ago

    Hello Sophie,

    We welcomes you to our Volkswagen-Family of fine customers!

    Thank you from - VOLKSWAGEN specialist auto repair shop & expert mechanic maintenance service center.

    and Yes! We're proud to be a female friendly auto repair shop.

  • Aaron Hamilton
    Aaron Hamilton2 years ago

    Why me? A check engine light came on again.

    The Philadelphia Volkswagen dealership quoted over $1,000 to replace a charcoal canister they said was leaking. They said if we drove the car we would loose gas. I took the car over to Desi Auto Care and he checked for leak and said there was no leak. It was a big fat lie from the dealership.

    Shawn replaced the gas cap and that solved the problem. It cost me $69.47 for the diagnostics and the gas cap, Problem solved. I'm so glad I didn't let the dealership rip me off over a $1,000. Shawn is so nice and he is honest and fair. Hard to find a jewel like him these days.

    2013 Volkswagen Jetta SE - PZEV
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    Shawn2 years ago

    Hello Aaron,

    We're here to help and save you money! We appreciate your support!

    Thank you from - VOLKSWAGEN specialist auto repair shop & expert mechanic maintenance service center.

  • Grace Neumann
    Grace Neumann2 years ago

    Brought my 05 Jetta in for a leaky coolant flange and Desi Auto Care managed to find that my control arms were also messed up, that explains the thumping sounds I would often hear. They started working on it right away and their customer service was more than excellent. Saves me great deal of money! Sweet!

    Dealer wanted an arm and a leg for parts but Sean managed to find me a better deal. I will be returning for future maintenance.

    2005 Volkswagen Jetta 2.5L
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    Sean2 years ago

    Hi Grace,

    We welcomes you to our volkswagen family of fine customers !

    Thank you from - VOLKSWAGEN specialist auto repair shop & expert mechanic maintenance service center.

    and Yes! We're proud to be a female friendly auto repair shop.