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Toyota Mechanic - west valley

Discussion in 'Arizona' started by theyotathatis, Aug 4, 2009.

  1. theyotathatis

    theyotathatis [OP] Member

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    Outside from the toyota service departments, do anyone know of a good Toyota mechanic west vally side? I do some of my own work but I'm far from calling myself a mechanic.:help:
     
  2. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    4.10 gears, sliders, lots of buttons, and yellow flashing lights on the dash.
    Only place I know thats any good is Toybox Auto. They are in Tempe, but his rates and service are worth the drive.
     
  3. Uncharted

    Uncharted Well-Known Member

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    Icon Extended Travel C/O's, TC UCA's, 285/70/17 Hankook Dynapro MT's, 17" XD Revolvers, Avid Off Road Sliders, Toytec TSB AAL, Rear 5100's, All Pro Front Bumper & Skids, Color Matched Grill, Grillcraft Upper, BHLM, Tinted Taillights, Lightforce 240's.
    X2 on Toybox Auto. I had a bunch of work done to my Infiniti there. They are a good bunch of guys.
     
  4. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    4.10 gears, sliders, lots of buttons, and yellow flashing lights on the dash.
    Its only Jake now, as business got slow, so Carlos went to work for a different shop. :(
     
  5. Uncharted

    Uncharted Well-Known Member

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    Icon Extended Travel C/O's, TC UCA's, 285/70/17 Hankook Dynapro MT's, 17" XD Revolvers, Avid Off Road Sliders, Toytec TSB AAL, Rear 5100's, All Pro Front Bumper & Skids, Color Matched Grill, Grillcraft Upper, BHLM, Tinted Taillights, Lightforce 240's.
    Good to know. I haven't been there for a little over a year. I guess I'm out of the loop.
     
  6. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    4.10 gears, sliders, lots of buttons, and yellow flashing lights on the dash.
    Jake is still working things. He's a hell of a wrench turner too. And a nice guy, to boot. :)
     
  7. Gunga

    Gunga Well-Known Member

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    What kind of work are you looking to get done? There's a guy named Scott at Sun Devil Auto at 67th Ave and Bell that's probably the best mechanic I've seen. He's worked on all my vehicles. (my modified CJ-7, Cherokee, the wife's Volvo)
     
  8. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    :eek: Sun Devil Auto was on the news a while back for being scams.
     
  9. Gunga

    Gunga Well-Known Member

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    I've heard some stories too. You have to be careful anywhere with these places. I don't deal with the counter guys, I go straight to him.
     
  10. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    4.10 gears, sliders, lots of buttons, and yellow flashing lights on the dash.
    Cool. :)
     
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