We are an independent, customer service oriented repair facility. We commit ourselves to being a trustworthy and honorable auto repair shop. Our purpose is to serve our customers in the most accurate, efficient, fair, and cost effective way possible. We do this systematically by maintaining a safe and clean environment, staying current and progressive in the field of diagnostics, employing only ASE master technicians, and offering a 3-year, 36,000 mile warranty on most work – call for details!
Complete Automotive Service & Repair
Midland Automotive has been a part of the Tacoma community since 1968. Our focus has always been, and will continue to be on you, the customer. We understand our customer’s frustrations with auto dealers and other service repair shops promising the world, but providing poor service that costs twice as much as they quote.Read more
- Independently Owned
- ASE Certified Mechanics
- Honest & Reputable
- Free Shuttle within 5 Miles
- 3 Year Warranty on Most Work
- Servicing Tacoma over 18 Years
- Safe, Clean & Comfortable Environment
— Robert J.Very Professional Very professional, and they did the job right the first time. It was a big job and as they were deeply involved they also took care of some other issues they found. They did researched for both new and used parts that were a good value and helped with giving wisdom to the best choice to make. The team is great and it is the cleanest shop you will ever find. That tells me they take pride in their work. Dave, Bill and Team...great job!
— Julie CI Would Recommend Midland Auto Good customer service and friendly too. Clean office is nice and smells good too. Dave and Bill are always smiling and nice. I would recommend Midland auto in a heartbeat!
— Randy & Kelley MAbove in Their Efforts The problem with my truck was a tricky one to diagnose. Dave, Bill, and their team went over and above in their efforts to find and correct the trouble. I appreciate the fact that they were willing to put in the extra effort. My truck now runs great, and I am very satisfied with the level of service I received at their shop.
— Mark E.Thorough & Friendly I always struggle when I have to find a place to take a car for repairs. Fortunately, my father in law had taken his vehicles to Midland Automotive for work and was very happy with the service he had received there. So, when my fuel pump when out I had my car towed to Midland. They replaced the pump and I had them do a bunch of other work that needed to be done, too. Now my 2001 Suburban with 208K miles on it runs like a top again. They were very thorough and friendly. I've found my go to place for future car repairs. Thanks guys!! Great job!!
— Emily BThey Take Care of Me The guys at Midland Automotive really take care of me. I have been blessed multiple times by their service and their care for my vehicle. I highly recommend MA to Tacoma residents. Friendly and caring people who know what they're doing is hard to find!
Midland Automotive has diagnostic specialists who will identify the problems you are experiencing with your car.
Midland Automotive is a Washington state certified emissions repair shop.
We are equipped to diagnose and repair any emissions test failure for gasoline powered vehicles. Our technicians have been state certified in emissions since 1991, diagnosing and repairing thousands of vehicles.
We repair most major vehicles for most major services.
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Shop Foreman & ASE Master Technician
Chris has been working for our company as shop foreman for over 18 years. He graduated from the Sequoia Institute in 1994 with honors. He is ASE master certified in all areas of automotive service and has performed thousands of diagnostics and repairs for our customers as well as for the dealership he was previously employed at. He is one of the main reasons our customers have grown to trust in our ability to diagnose even the difficult cases. His attention to detail and work ethic have earned him the respect of many technicians as well.
Bill has owned Midland Automotive with Dave Foss for over 18 years. In the last 30 years, he has worked as an automotive service technician, service manager, parts manager, and parts warehouse manager. He manages the office here and all the parts that are needed. His love for this business and for our customers is what drives him every day to give each of our customers a quality experience.
Co-Owner & ASE Master Technician
ASE Master Technician
Troy has over 30 years of experience diagnosing and repairing vehicles. He is also ASE master certified and has worked for dealerships and independent shops large and small. He also has extensive factory training and certification. He has been with us for over 4 years and already in that time has proven his vast knowledge and high skill level.
ASE Master Technician
Mike is another ASE master certified technician with over 16 years of experience who has a reputation for being able to repair anything. In the 11 years he has worked here, he has proven many times his ability to make things work that seem impossible. He is very proficient at heavy line repair work, welding, and fabricating. Mike takes incredible pride in the quality of his repairs and is not satisfied until everything is completely in order.