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Welcome to Dave's Auto Truck and RV Service,
your car service in Ramona, CA!

If you’re looking for auto repair in Ramona, CA, you’ve found us. Here at Dave's Auto Truck and RV Service we work hard to earn your trust and loyalty. We know how important it is to find a Ramona car service you can rely on, so your satisfaction is our top priority each and every day.

Here at Dave's Auto Truck and RV Service we understand what makes customer service truly outstanding. You will feel the difference exceptional customer care makes when you work with us. We know auto repair in Ramona offers you lots of choices, and we aim to provide the kind of caring customer service that will bring you back.

Our professional automotive service offers you years of combined expertise from our well-trained technicians. We treat our auto repair professionals well because we value their skill and can-do attitude. We know our team sets us apart, saving you time and money, not to mention worry. When it comes to auto repair in Ramona, we are totally confident that Dave's Auto Truck and RV Service is the best option in town!

In Ramona Since 1984 and Still Kickin’!

Centrally Located off Main St

Family Owned and Operated

Fix It Once, Fix It Right!

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About Dave's Auto Truck and RV Service Ramona, CA

We have been in Ramona since 1984 as a family-owned and operated business and we are still kickin’! Centrally located just off Main Street in the heart of Ramona, we look forward to providing your auto, truck and RV service needs.

Give us a call to schedule your appointment – (760) 788-1770!

Our family of technicians and service staff sees their work here at Dave's Auto Truck and RV Service as more than a job. It’s their vocation and livelihood. Each member of our team is invested in your satisfaction.

Dave's Auto Truck and RV Service was founded on the basic idea that everyone deserves respect. It is our mission to treat each person that comes through our door with dignity and sensitivity. We believe this attention to detail has paid off by providing us with our loyal, friendly family of customers. That’s what makes Dave's Auto Truck and RV Service the best car service in Ramona!

Are you ready to experience the best Ramona car service available? Please give us a call or make an appointment here.

Our special programs will make you feel good

NAPA Peace of Mind® Warranty – qualifying repairs are backed by an amazing warranty!

Customer Assistance Program (CAP) – we may be able to help facilitate up to $500 for qualifying smog repairs.

STAR Certified Test and Repair Smog – we can do it all related to your vehicle’s smog compliance, Terry will help find the problem and fix it the first time.

The Absolute Best Car Service in Ramona, CA

What sets Dave's Auto Truck and RV Service apart from all of the others in Ramona, CA?

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in Ramona, CA, it’s all about earning loyalty and trust by doing our very best every day. We are determined to earn and keep your trust.

Talent: At Dave's Auto Truck and RV Service, you can rest easy knowing that our highly-skilled, experienced auto service professionals are handling your car. Our technicians bring years of experience, skill, and education to the Ramona auto repair table.

Time: We take the time we need to provide you with top quality car service in Ramona, CA, and we take the time to talk to you about what that means. We listen to you so we understand your needs and goals for your auto repair.

Recently Serviced Vehicles

2016 Honda Civic

Honda Civic

Mileage
86,484
Service Date
5/19/2022
Services Performed
  • CHECK TIRE PRESSURE: R/F__32___ L/F__32___ R/R__32___ L/R__32___
  • Change oil and oil filter,checked all fluid levels and topped off as needed.
  • Install engine air filter – Done
  • Remove components necessary to gain access to cabin air filter. Replace filter and assemble. OK
  • FREE COURTESY INSPECTION Brakes: Fronts__70__% Rears__70__% Belts: ok Hoses: ok Air filter: new Brake fluid: ok Coolant: ok P/S fluid: ok Trans fluid: ok Windshield washer fluid: ok Wiper Blades: ok
  • CUSTOMER REQUESTS COMPLETION DATE:____5/19_____BY:____3PM______
 
Daniel S. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/9/2022

2016 BMW X1

BMW X1

Mileage
85,674
Service Date
5/24/2022
Services Performed
  • CHECK TIRE PRESSURE: R/F_32_ L/F_32_ R/R_32_ L/R_32_
  • Replaced battery, check charging system OK, charging at 14.08 volts customer can drive and advise..
 
Jerry R. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/7/2022

2014 Kia Optima

Kia Optima

Mileage
134,892
Service Date
5/10/2022
Services Performed
  • CHECK TIRE PRESSURE: R/F_34_ L/F_34_ R/R_34_ L/R_34_
  • Test air bag light on, run scan test (1) code stored #B1388 "Seat Position Sensor Circuit", Sensor broken, needs to be replaced and retested. NOTE: Sensor is only service with complete seat track assembly.
  • Test check engine light on, run scan test (2) codes stored #P0455 & #P0456 "Evap System Fault", Test needs Factory gas cap. NOTE: ORDERED FACTORY GAS CAP/PREVIOUSLY HAD AFTERMARKET CAP REPLACED FOR SAME SYMPTOM. EXCHANGE GAS CAPS RETURN AFTERMARKET GAS CAP AS DEFECTIVE.
  • Test H.E.V. (Hybrid Electrical Vehicle) light, run scan test, () code stored #P1B03 "Aux. battery temp sensor circuit Test, found sensor disconnected, reconnect, clear code and test, OK.
 
Tony H. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/31/2022

2012 Honda Accord

Honda Accord

Mileage
128,229
Service Date
4/26/2022
Services Performed
  • CHECK TIRE PRESSURE: R/F__32___ L/F__32___ R/R__32___ L/R__32___
  • Change oil and oil filter,checked all fluid levels and topped off as needed.
  • Cabin air filter dirty
  • CUSTOMER REQUESTS COMPLETION DATE:____4/26_____BY:_____5pm_____
 
Patrick M. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/6/2022

2010 Ford Fusion

Ford Fusion

Mileage
95,755
Service Date
5/6/2022
Services Performed
  • *Could NOT duplicate*
  • *Could NOT duplicate*
  • CUSTOMER REQUESTS COMPLETION DATE:_Fri 4/15-Mon 4/28-4/30_BY:_5:00 PM_ Customer is nervous to drive afraid will happen again.
 
Gene A. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/6/2022

2007 Chevrolet Chevy Express

Chevrolet Chevy Express

Mileage
80,382
Service Date
4/5/2022
Services Performed
  • CUSTOMER DECLINED TIRE PRESSURE CHECK
  • Smog Inspection
 
Michael P. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/18/2022

2007 Honda Civic

Honda Civic

Mileage
172,710
Service Date
3/17/2022
Services Performed
  • CHECK TIRE PRESSURE: R/F_30_ L/F_30_ R/R_30_ L/R_30_
  • Inspect #1 cylinder spark plug threads damaged, Install thread insert, re used spark plug and test, OK.
  • CUSTOMER REQUESTS MON/TUES__3/14-3/15__TIME__5:00__
  • Relock L/F hub cap so could air up tires, test, OK.
 
Robert B. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/25/2022

2011 BMW 335i

BMW 335i

Mileage
107,847
Service Date
2/14/2022
Services Performed
  • CHECK TIRE PRESSURE: R/F_35_ L/F_35_ R/R_42_ L/R_42_
  • Test check engine light on, light not on when tested, run san test (1) code stored #P00BD"Mass Air Flow Sensor Circuit", Test found bad air intake hose to throttle body, need to replace hose and retest.
  • Replace intake hose, clear code and test, OK.
  • Found washer fluid bottle cracked as well as filler hose for bottle split, recommend replace/retest.
  • Replaced windshield wiper fluid bottle and fill and test, OK.
  • Check oil leak, suspect more than (1) leak, has leak, has leak at rear of motor, possible rear main seal or oil pan gasket, has valve cover leak, recommend oil filter housing fix first then retest.
  • Tear down, replace gaskets/seals in oil filter housing and valve cover gasket, clean under carriage, assemble and test, customer can drive and advise.
  • Change oil and oil filter,checked all fluid levels and topped off as needed.
  • FREE COURTESY INSPECTION Brakes: Fronts_95_% Rears_90_% Belts:OK Hoses:OK Air filter:OK Brake fluid:OK Coolant:OK P/S fluid:OK Trans fluid:OK Windshield washer fluid:NEW Wiper Blades:OK
  • Check transmission fluid, OK.
 
Dan B. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/18/2022

2008 Chevrolet Silverado

Chevrolet Silverado

Mileage
206,882
Service Date
1/11/2022
Services Performed
  • CUSTOMER DECLINED TIRE PRESSURE CHECK
  • Smog Inspection
 
Miguel R. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/31/2022

2006 Lexus RX 330

Lexus RX 330

Mileage
248,731
Service Date
1/11/2022
Services Performed
  • CHECK TIRE PRESSURE: R/F_30_ L/F_30_ R/R_30_ L/R_30_
  • Smog Inspection
  • Check transmission, found low on fluid, added (3) qts ATF then test, transmission works better, Inspect for leak, suspect transmission pan leak, recommend service transmission replace pan gasket
  • Serviced transm9ssion, replaced filter and gasket fill and test, OK.
  • Install new battery checked charging system
  • Replaced timing belt, pulleys, tensioner and water pump fill and test, OK .
  • Change oil and oil filter,checked all fluid levels and topped off as needed.
  • FREE COURTESY INSPECTION Brakes: Fronts_75_% Rears_75_% Belts:OK Hoses:OK Air filter:OK Brake fluid:OK Coolant:OK P/S fluid:OK Trans fluid:NEW Windshield washer fluid: Wiper Blades: Other/Misc:
 
Garrett F. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/25/2022

2004 Audi A4

Audi A4

Mileage
117,381
Service Date
1/12/2022
Services Performed
  • CHECK TIRE PRESSURE: R/F__30___ L/F__30___ R/R__30___ L/R__30___
  • Has oil leak at rear of valve cover. Suspect more than 1 leak. Need to repair valve cover leak first then clean and retest for other leaks.
  • Tear down and replace valve cover gasket, cleaned oil mess, added 1.5 qts oil, test oil leak eliminated.
  • Pressure test cooling system, No leaks found.
  • Repair front bumper. Secure with zip ties and screws, Done.
  • FREE COURTESY INSPECTION Brakes: Fronts_70_% Rears_50_% Belts:OK Hoses:OK Air filter:OK Brake fluid:OK Coolant:OK P/S fluid:OK Trans fluid:OK Windshield washer fluid:OK Wiper Blades:OK
 
John M. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/21/2022

2014 Cadillac CTS

Cadillac CTS

Mileage
143,819
Service Date
11/5/2021
Services Performed
  • CHECK TIRE PRESSURE: R/F_32_ L/F_32_ R/R_32_ L/R_32_
  • Check for coolant leak, found leaking from top of radiator where the hose comes out and goes to fill tank and to turbo. Need to replace radiator and retest.
  • Remove and replace (Customer Supplied Part/No Warranty On Labor) Fill and pressure test, found 2nd leak at upper inlet on coolant fill tank, has hairline crack recommend replace
  • Replaced coolant fill tank test, OK.
  • Install customer supplied MASS air flow sensor. NOTE: NO WARRANTY ON LABOR
  • Installed front rotors and pads, no warranty customer supplied own parts.
  • Flush brake fluid system, fill bleed and test, OK.
 
Luis G. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/23/2021