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Experience Specialty Services for Your Imported Vehicle at Top Shop

Mechanics at Top Shop Automotive have been providing the highest quality auto repairs for imported vehicles in Santa Barbara since 1986. Since opening our doors, meeting each of our customers’ needs with honesty and integrity has been our highest aim. We have done this through superior workmanship on every Auto Repair and through affordable prices. Whether you need a simple service check or a more involved Brake Repair, our Mechanics will manage every detail of your service. We even service and repair Vintage Volkswagens of all types from the 1960s and 1970s. Choose us for a tune-up, Brake Repair, inspection or any other service today.

Serving Our Dedicated Customers Since 1986

Our family-owned shop has remained dedicated to excellence and honesty in all of our repairs for over 30 years.

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Top Shop Automotive Inc. Classic VW Repair in Goleta

Did You Know? We Repair Vintage VWs

If you own a '60s or '70s Volkswagen Beetle, Bus, Van, Citroen, or another early model VW, Top Shop Automotive Inc. is the place to bring your vintage Volkswagen. Repairing VW classics is one of our specialties!

Find Customized Auto Repair Services for All Foreign Vehicles

The ASE-certified mechanics at Top Shop Automotive specialize in repairing and servicing all types of foreign and imported vehicles, including all European and Asian brands as well as select American compact car models. We are the right choice if you drive a BMW, Vintage Volkswagen, Saab, Audi, Honda, Hyundai or Subaru. Whether you are looking for a simple tune-up and inspection or need a more intricate repair, such as Brake Repair or transmission service, you can trust us to provide you with the right Auto Repair for your vehicle’s unique needs.

Top Repair Services and Routine Maintenance at Top Shop

  • Scheduled Maintenance
  • Muffler and Exhaust Repairs
  • Brake Repair and Rotors Service
  • Air Conditioning Repairs
  • Oil and Lube Service
  • Vehicle Inspections
  • Transmission Service
  • Belt and Hose Repair
  • Suspension Service
  • Alternator Repair
  • Check Engine Light Diagnostics
  • And Much More

Count on Us for Honesty, Integrity and Dependability

We guarantee the complete satisfaction of each of our customers at Top Shop Automotive. We promise never to oversell our services and only to recommend the Auto Repairs or Brake Repairs that your vehicle requires. In addition, we always keep our prices affordable so that you can get the services you need when you need them at a price that fits your budget. When you choose Top Shop, you can rest assured that you are getting the best services possible whether you need repairs for your Vintage Volkswagen or your new Mercedes.

Thoughtful Services for Our Customers

As a family-owned business, Mechanics at Top Shop are committed to treating each of our customers just as we would treat our family members. That is why you will find so many customer-centric amenities at Top Shop Automotive. Our comfortable waiting area has free WiFi to help you get your work done as you wait. If your repair is scheduled to last a bit longer, you can enjoy discounted rental car rates when you book through us. We also provide after-hours and pre-opening drop-off services for your convenience.

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After-Hours and Pre-Opening Drop-Off

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Our Reviews

Our Reviews

Willie has been wonderful to work with. Very helpful, great communication and follow up and happily answers all my questions and never feel rushed. Highly recommend!

Proudly Serving Santa Barbara and Goleta for More Than 30 Years

Our dedicated owners and top Mechanics have served Santa Barbara and the surrounding communities since 1986 with speciality services designed to make your life easier. We love our community and enjoy supporting our local Girl Scout Chapter. We also have participated in community outreach programs for Santa Barbara City College, Partners in Education and the California Sheriff’s Department among many others. Located in the heart of our community, we are close to Montecito, Santa Ynez Valley and Ventura.

If you drive an imported vehicle in the Santa Barbara area, you can count on Mechanics at Top Shop Automotive to keep your vehicle in premier condition. Call our shop today to schedule routine maintenance, Brake Repair or Auto Repair services.


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