Hot Car - Suggestions to Cool it Down

We all love the sunshine but getting into that HOT car isn't always so wonderful even when you have remote start it will take the breathe out of you when the temperatures are soaring.  Makes you want to pack your lunch instead of meeting friends for lunch!  We decided that you should meet friends for lunch!   So we got together and found some quick ideas for you.  It isn't much but enjoy the sunshine on us here at City Auto Repair here in Gainesville!  Call it our fun day fact! 

Easiest Fix By Far......Sunshade.  Buy one for the front window and they how have them available for the sides and back windows!  It reflects the sun's rays away from the interior of your car or truck keeping the heat level down and bonus feature is that it will help keep your interior looking great longer so you will stay in love with your car or truck longer "plus" it is easy to pack away in seconds out of sight!

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SPONSORING 2nd Annual Volunteers for America Golf Tournament

We are proud to be a sponsor for the 2nd annual Volunteers for America Florida Golf Tournament scheduled for 9/23/17 with proceeds going to assist Veterans and their families.  Funds will be used for our Veterans to gain/regain housing stability, provide Case Management and provide temporary financial assistance.  You can purchase tickets for $50 for the tournament which will be hosted at Ironwood Golf Course located at 2100 NE 39th Avenue here in Gainesville Florida or talk to us about sponsoring a hole here at the shop!  It is a wonderful program to get involved with or to sign up for a great day of golf for a cause near and dear to our hearts here at City Auto Repair. 

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Now Available: Toyota 1GR-FE 4.0L V6 Engines

We are pleased to announce that our shop is able to provide re manufactured engines for the Toyota 1GR-FE gas engine line through our JASPER Engine partnership!   This 4.0L, Dual OHC, Single VVT, V6 engine, is available for the following Toyota applications: 2003-2015 (4Runner | Tacoma | FJ Cruiser | Tundra). 

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Women Car Care - We Get it DONE

Women's car care clinic was GREAT.  We taught everyone how to change their spare tire, check fluids and educated them on general parts and maintenance.   It was a great time and we all enjoyed the opportunity to learn something new and "do it ourselves" here at City Auto Repair in Gainesville Florida where you are more than a customer. 

SPONSORING Volunteers for America of FL Golf Tournament

Join us on September 23rd at Ironwood Golf Course to raise funds for Veterans & Volunteers of America of Florida, Gainesville SSVF Program. 

The 2nd Annual Volunteers of America of Florida Golf Tournament is raising funds for the North Florida Supportive Services for Veteran Families Program. The primary goal of the Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) Program is to help Veterans and the Veteran families who are homeless or at risk of homelessness regain or maintain housing stability. The SSVF Program provides low income Veterans and Veteran families with Case Management and Temporary Financial Assistance in order to transition successfully into self-sufficiency.

Option: *Pay the playing price and donate your spot to a Veteran*

If you would like to purchase a ticket and donate it to a Veteran, that is possible and will be much appreciated. To do so, please purchase a ticket online and in the "Ticket Holder" section at check out type "FOR A VETERAN." Make sure it's in the "Ticket Holder" section, not the "Your Information" section. If you would like to play AND donate a round to a Veteran, you can donate an extra $50 on the page (right below the ticket price there is a box for donation amounts) and write to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. who will earmark your donation for that purpose.

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YES WE CAN! Service & Repair your vehicles under warranty!

There seems to be a common misconception among many that if you have an aftermarket/extended warranty, that your car, truck, SUV or Jeep must be taken to a dealership. This is not true. Non-dealership / Independent Automotive repair shops can service and repair your new or UNDER WARRANTY/EXTENDED WARRANTY. As a positive, at our shop you can get fast service and work with highly trained technicians!  We'd love to take care of your vehicle for you and can do so right here at our automotive shop. Repairs by highly rated and trained automotive technicians with dealer rated diagnostic tools, at BETTER PRICING by a shop that knows you!

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City Auto Repair

4488 NW 6th St.
Gainesville, FL 32609

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