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Welcome to Northgate Automotive serving San Rafael and Terra Linda, 
your Premier Auto Repair and Service Shop

Northgate Automotive, San Rafael CA and Terra Linda CA, 94903, Auto Repair, Engine Repair, Brake Repair, Tramsmission Repair and Auto Electrical Service
Steve Pugh, 
President

Hello, I am Steve Pugh, and I would like to welcome you to Northgate Automotive in San Rafael and Terra Linda. With over 50 years of collective experience, we are proud to be your local Auto Repair experts. As a premier auto repair shop in San Rafael and Terra Linda, our highly trained automotive technicians take pride in all of their Auto Repair efforts.

Each and every one of our reliable specialists undergoes extensive automotive repair training, including advanced certification in Tramsmission Repair, Brake Repair, Engine Repair and Auto Electrical Service. Our reputation has been built on our ability to solve complex driveability problems, as well as maintain and repair your vehicle bumper to bumper.

No matter your vehicle needs, our team at Northgate Automotive will be glad to provide trustworthy, honest, and reputable service. We are grateful to offer reliable vehicle care to San Rafael and Terra Linda residents, as well as to visitors, or those just driving through.

Most repairs are warrantied for 90 days, 4,000 miles to ensure peace of mind while driving. We look forward to the opportunity to service or repair your vehicle and ensure your safety on the road.

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Jon P. on 8/1/2016:
"My daughter's car broke down while I was out of town. Was happy that Northgate Auto was able to repair the car the next day and it turned out to be a minor repair."

Chris S. on 7/28/2016:
"I was extremely impressed with the service. He stayed late so that I could get my car to the shop and did great work on the car as well."

Wally B. C. from San Rafael, whose Plymouth was in for an auto repair service, on 7/21/2016:
"Honest/trustworthy, through, reasonably priced"

Jennifer K. on 6/28/2016:
"I needed a headlight replaced. I wasn't sure who to call for such a small job. When I called they said to come by any time. They were friendly, accommodating and fast. I would definitely use them again."

Anonymous on 6/8/2016:
"Excellent service, friendly people who know what they are doing and obviously enjoy what they do. I have no trouble at all in highly recommending them."

Chris S. from San Rafael, whose Lexus was in for an auto repair service, on 1/20/2016:
"They are great...friendly, reasonable and knowledgeable ."

Patty A. from San Rafael, whose Kia was in for an auto repair service, on 1/15/2016:
"I just needed a light bulb changed out in one of my headlights, and they told me to just bring it in and they would replace it. I know that they had a busy schedule, and I appreciated them doing this small job so quickly! Thank you!"

Linnea S. from San Rafael, whose Honda was in for an auto repair service, on 1/7/2016:
"I have recommended Steve to friends, some of whom are already customers, and I have recommended Steve on Nextdoor.com. I have said that Steve is an excellent mechanic, honest, and reasonable."

Mary S. from San Rafael, whose Nissan was in for an auto repair service, on 12/9/2015:
"Yes, It's great. Go there. I'm sure my family will be using Northgate Automotive from now on."

Michael F. from San Rafael, whose Ford was in for an auto repair service, on 11/10/2015:
"Northgate Automotive is the most professional shop I've ever found. Steve (owner) is a "real mechanic"."

Galen R. from San Rafael, whose Acura was in for an auto repair service, on 10/7/2015:
"Fair, honest, quick"

Mary on 8/7/2015:
"That Steve and his team are awesome! I had an unexpected car problem am they took great care of me and had my car ready before my work shif was over."

Julie on 4/26/2015:
"It was good but i only has an oil change"

Shirley G. from San Rafael, whose Toyota was in for an auto repair service, on 3/4/2015:
"I would tell them that Steve is very honest and thorough and I would highly recommend him."

Shirley G. from San Rafael, whose Toyota was in for an auto repair service, on 3/3/2015:
"I would tell them that Steve is very honest and thorough and I would highly recommend him."

Anonymous on 1/14/2015:
"First rate. High level of training/experience of mechanics. They do what they say they will do. Rates are fair and worth it."

Frank N. from San Rafael, whose Ford was in for an auto repair service, on 11/25/2014:
"The shop is spacious and well run. Steve, the owner, will work with you on scheduling. Steve is very good at diagnosis. I trust Steve's conclusions and price estimates. He has people skills and makes you feel that he will personally make sure the problem is solved. To top it off the prices are very reasonable."

Teresa M. from San Rafael, whose Chevrolet was in for an auto repair service, on 11/21/2014:
"I recommend Northgate Automotive for their ethical approach to car repair. The atmosphere is laid back and welcoming while remaining professional. Repairs completed in a timely manner. I have complete confidence in the integrity of the workmanship as well as the honesty of Steve and his team."

Willem G. L. from San Rafael, whose Chevrolet was in for an auto repair service, on 11/4/2014:
"Completely trustworthy and honest. Recommend without hesitation."

Anonymous on 8/1/2014:
"Straight up and honest."

Sunset T. on 7/29/2014:
"Very Good"

Diana D. from San Rafael, whose Toyota was in for an auto repair service, on 6/19/2014:
"I would tell them that both the work and customer service are excellent. They are extremely helpful and had me back on the road quickly.l"

Steve on 5/20/2014:
"I've been more than satisfied by work there and have complete confidence in its diagnostics and service since it's been under its current management."

Kevin H. from Stinson Beach, whose Honda was in for an auto repair service, on 5/15/2014:
"Very pleased with the honesty and efficiency that I receive on my service visits."

Dave S. from San Rafael, whose Chevrolet was in for an auto repair service, on 5/12/2014:
"Dependable, honest, skillful, complete, a five star establishment"

Roy B. from San Francisco, whose Honda was in for an auto repair service, on 5/6/2014:
"Steve likes working on cars, he knows what he's doing, he's honest, and he cares about the quality of his work."

Kathryn & Susan M. from Novato, whose Plymouth was in for an auto repair service, on 4/13/2014:
"A Automobile Mechanic that actually delivers Excellent & HONEST Evaluations of your car. We really appreciate that honesty because it is so hard to find nowadays. We never feel like we are going to be ripped off. We are called each day re: status of the car & how long it will before our car is ready. Estimates are within close range. Thank you Steve and all you other hard workers."

Harry F. from San Rafael, whose Chevrolet was in for an auto repair service, on 4/12/2014:
"very good PS: are you related to Paul Pugh a real estate broker?"

Wendy F. from Novato, whose Lexus was in for an auto repair service, on 2/10/2014:
"Excellent in all areas"

Nancy V. from San Rafael, whose Toyota was in for an auto repair service, on 1/9/2014:
"That Steve is very knowledgable, competitively priced, honest and friendly."

H. M. on 1/2/2014:
"A Fantastic place. Steve is knowledgeable and trustworthy. We would not take our cars to any other place."

Bill S. from San Rafael, whose Hyundai was in for an auto repair service, on 12/13/2013:
"Do it, they are very good and you won't be disappointed."

Jerry A. from Tiburon, whose Acura was in for an auto repair service, on 12/4/2013:
"steve is very personable and willing to do the extra, small things that aren't even called for but appreciated."

Carolyn C. from Novato, whose Nissan was in for an auto repair service, on 11/23/2013:
"Great! Very helpful & I think the mice r gone! :)"

George F. from Nicasio, whose Subaru was in for an auto repair service, on 11/18/2013:
"Excellent quality, absolute honesty."

Steve P. from Santa Rosa, whose Acura was in for an auto repair service, on 10/11/2013:
"That I couldn't be more satisfied"

Anonymous on 10/2/2013:
"Awesome service! Steve knows his stuff like no other mechanic. No BS just what you need when you need it."

Bill S. from San Rafael, whose Hyundai was in for an auto repair service, on 9/27/2013:
"The shop is clean and the service, work and attention to detail are all excellent. I certainly can recommend it for everything from an oil change to major work."

Mark R. from San Rafael, whose Dodge was in for an auto repair service, on 9/18/2013:
"They did a great job and on time - the car works perfectly since they fixed it"

Laila H. from Novato, whose Infiniti was in for an auto repair service, on 8/27/2013:
"I was very impressed with the honesty and fast service when my car did not start. Steve is a man of high integrity and expert in his field. I highly recommend with all my heart."

Leo M. from San Rafael, whose Cadillac was in for an auto repair service, on 7/22/2013:
"I have faith in the quality of their work on each job, and the honesty of their pricing. N.A's mechanics routinely manage to fix problems that other mechanics say are "unfixable"."

Aeon B. from San Rafael, whose Honda was in for an auto repair service, on 7/15/2013:
"One word; "awesome.""

Mark P. from San Rafael on 7/13/2013:
"Great, friendly service."

Wayne H. from San Rafael, whose Ford was in for an auto repair service, on 7/12/2013:
"The best ever!. In my sixty plus years of owning cars there has never been a better experience in getting a repair done. . They tackled a major job of replacing an engine. Incredible skill, and integrity. None better."

Mary B. from Tiburon, whose Ford was in for an auto repair service, on 7/9/2013:
"Great. I would highly recommend your work."

Karen K. from San Rafael, whose Acura was in for an auto repair service, on 6/28/2013:
"So far I'm very happy with the service and with the customer service provided!"

Terrell T. on 6/24/2013:
"I used Northgate for at least a quarter century because it was convenient and professional. I'm happy to see it continue in such capable and friendly hands."

Adam M. from San Rafael, whose Saturn was in for an auto repair service, on 6/24/2013:
"The customer service is top notch!!"

Dave M. from San Rafael, whose Toyota was in for an auto repair service, on 6/15/2013:
"Would highly recommend Northgate Automotive. Excellent work and great customer service!"

Jim Mc G. from Larkspur, whose Toyota was in for an auto repair service, on 6/7/2013:
"I am a new customer to NGA. I brought in my 2007 Prius in for 6000 mile service. Steve found some problems that should have been addressed and taken care of by the other shops that I dealt with, including the dealer. I am more than satisfied with how I was treated and the quality of the work performed. This car has never run better."

Anonymous on 6/3/2013:
"Great Service. Nice people."

Jim F. from Novato, whose Toyota was in for an auto repair service, on 5/27/2013:
"Steve has been working on my cars for over 20 years. He is always honest and thorough."

Kathryn M. from Novato, whose Mercury was in for an auto repair service, on 5/17/2013:
"Quality=very good; trustworthy Customer Service=excellent & personable"

Duane D. on 5/13/2013:
"Steve and his staff have continued to provided quality work at competitive rates for the service and maintenance of our fleet and personal vehicles."

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We service and repair the following makes:

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  • Cadillac Repair
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  • Geo Repair
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