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Welcome to All Star Automotive,
your car service in Grass Valley, CA!

If you’re looking for auto repair in Grass Valley, CA, you’ve found us. Here at All Star Automotive we work hard to earn your trust and loyalty. We know how important it is to find a Grass Valley car service you can rely on, so your satisfaction is our top priority each and every day.

Here at All Star Automotive 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 Grass Valley 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 Grass Valley, we are totally confident that All Star Automotive is the best option in town!

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About All Star Automotive Grass Valley, CA

All-Star Automotive is a family-owned and operated business for 10 years in Grass Valley California. Owner Justin Nicholson is a 5th generation Grass Valley-born native, with over 30 plus years of automotive experience.

Meet Your Team

-Eli Watson (Service Writer),

-Taylor Jacobs (Service Writer)

-Luke Brown (ASE Certified Master Technician/Shop Foreman)

-David Brown (ASE Certified Technician/Smog)

-Chris Pearson (ASE Technicians)

-Dale Lovan (ASE Technician)

-Kirk Miner (Technician)

-Cynthia Nicholson (PR/Fleet Relations/Marketing)

Our goal is to keep you 100% satisfied! By keeping your vehicles in top condition. By keeping your vehicle safe & dependable. We service all foreign and domestic vehicles, all your personal and business fleet vehicles too! We are All-Star Automotive “A Team Of Mechanics You Can Trust!”

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

The Absolute Best Car Service in Grass Valley, CA

What sets All Star Automotive apart from all of the others in Grass Valley, CA?

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in Grass Valley, 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 All Star Automotive, 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 Grass Valley auto repair table.

Time: We take the time we need to provide you with top quality car service in Grass Valley, 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

2019 Subaru Outback

Subaru Outback

Mileage
45,695
Service Date
1/23/2024
Services Performed
  • CHANGE OIL AND FILTER , LUBRICATE AND INSPECT CHASSIS, PERFORM 27 POINT INSPECTION INCLUDING, CHECK BELTS AND HOSES, CHECK FLUID LEVELS AND TOP OFF AS NEEDED, VISUAL BRAKE INSPECTION AND CHECK TIRE PRESSURE. BRAKES: FRONT: 6 MM REAR: 4 MM TIRES: FRONT: 35 PSI REAR: 33 PSI TREAD DEPTH: RF: 8/32 LF: 8/32 LR: 8/32 RR: 8/32 MILEAGE NEXT OIL CHANGE DUE: 50695
  • TECH RACKED VEHICLE AND DRAINED VEHICLE FRONT DIFFERENTIAL FLUID. TECH RE-FILLED FRONT DIFFERENTIAL ASSEMBLY AND VERIFIED CORRECT LEVEL. TECH HAS VERIFIED SERVICE COMPLETED
  • TECH RACKED VEHICLE AND DRAINED VEHICLE CVT TRANSMISSION FLUID. TECH FILLED WITH SAME AMOUNT OF FLUID THAT WAS DRAINED OUT (4QTS). TECH VERIFIED FLUID LEVEL, AND VERIFIED SERVICE COMPLETED
  • TECH RACKED VEHICLE AND DRAINED VEHICLE REAR DIFFERENTIAL FLUID. TECH RE-FILLED REAR DIFFERENTIAL ASSEMBLY AND VERIFIED CORRECT LEVEL. TECH HAS VERIFIED SERVICE COMPLETED
 
ROB C. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/24/2024

2015 Subaru Legacy

Subaru Legacy

Mileage
88,062
Service Date
1/16/2024
Services Performed
  • CHANGE OIL AND FILTER , LUBRICATE AND INSPECT CHASSIS, PERFORM 27 POINT INSPECTION INCLUDING, CHECK BELTS AND HOSES, CHECK FLUID LEVELS AND TOP OFF AS NEEDED, VISUAL BRAKE INSPECTION AND CHECK TIRE PRESSURE. BRAKES: FRONT: 7 MM REAR: 4 MM TIRES: FRONT: 33 PSI REAR: 32 PSI TREAD DEPTH: RF: 7/32 LF: 7/32 LR: 7/32 RR: 7/32 MILEAGE NEXT OIL CHANGE DUE: 93062
 
CINDY M. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/17/2024

2019 RAM 2500 HD

RAM 2500 HD

Mileage
88,254
Service Date
1/11/2024
Services Performed
  • TECH BROUGHT VEHICLE INTO SHOP AND BEGAN DIAGNOSTIC. TECH PERFORMED VEHICLE BLOCK TEST AND FOUND BLOCK TEST TO IMMEDIATELY FAIL. TECH PRESSURE TESTED CAP AND FOUND CAP TO HOLD 9 PSI VS THE 21 PSI IT IS DESIGNED TO HOLD, WHICH CAN CAUSE PROBLEMS WITH VEHICLE COOLANT SYSTEM. TECH ALSO FOUND VEHICLE THERMOSTAT HOUSING TO BE UNBOLTED AND LEFT LOOSE FROM WHAT CAN ONLY BE ASSUMED A RECENT REPAIR. TECH RECOMMEND COMPRESSION TEST AND LEAK DOWN TESTING, FOLLOWED BY HEAD GASKET REPAIR.
  • TECH BROUGHT VEHICLE INTO SHOP AND BEGAN TESTING CYLINDER COMPRESSION AND LEAKAGE CYL 1 120 PSI 5% LEAK DOWN CYL 2 120 PSI 10% LEAK DOWN CYL 3 120 PSI 10% LEAK DOWN CYL 4 110 PSI 15% LEAK DOWN CYL 5 105 PSI 10% LEAKDOWN CYL 6 120 PSI 15% LEAK DOWN CYL 7 120 PSI 10% LEAK DOWN CYL 8 100 PSI 10% LEAK DOWN TECH STATES LEAK DOWN WAS CONNECTED THROUGH TO SEVERAL CYLINDERS AND NOT THROUGH INTAKE ASSEMBLY ITSELF. TECH STATES VEHICLE SHOULD BE ABLE TO HAVE NEW HEAD GASKETS AND HEADS SERVICED, AND VEHICLE WILL BE REPAIRED. TECH NOTES WHEN VEHICLE HEADS WERE REMOVED THERE WAS CYLINDER WASH IN THE CYLINDERS, PHOTOS WERE TAKEN AND CUSTOMERS CAME TO SEE, CUSTOMER HAS OPTED TO MOVE FORWARD WITH REPAIR OF HEAD GASKET AND POTENTIALLY TRADE IN VEHICLE
  • TECH BROUGHT VEHICLE INTO SHOP AND BEGAN TEAR DOWN. TECH HAS REMOVED ALL NECESSARY COMPONENTS AND GAINED ACCESS TO VEHICLE HEAD ASSEMBLIES. TECH REMOVED ALL LINES, COVERS AND ALL NEEDED, TECH REMOVED VEHICLE HEAD BOLTS AND PULLED HEADS. TECH SENT VEHICLE HEADS TO MACHINE SHOP FOR SERVICES PROVIDED. TECH RECEIVED HEADS BACK FROM SHOP AFTER THEY PERFORMED SERVICES. TECH INSTALLED NEW HEAD GASKETS, BOLTS, GASKETS AND PLUGS. TECH RE-ASSEMBLED VEHICLE HEADS, TORQUED TO FACTORY SPECIFICATION WITH DIRECT INSTRUCTIONS FROM MANUFACTURER. TECH RE-ASSEMBLED ALL REMAINING COMPONENTS, SET TO FACTORY SPEC, FILLED WITH ALL NEEDED FLUIDS, PERFORMED REMAINING SERVICES, AND TEST DROVE VEHICLE. TECH HAS VERIFIED VEHICLE SERVICE AND REPAIR COMPLETED, AND VEHICLE DRIVING AS DESIGNED,
  • MACHINE SHOP TOOK HEADS, DECKED HEADS AND FOUND HEADS TO HAVE SUBSTANTIAL WARPING. MACHINE SHOP HAS VERIFIED HEADS LEVEL AT THIS TIME. MACHINE SHOP COMPLETED CLEANING SERVICE AND FOUND NO CRACKS DURING PRESSURE TEST. SHOP HAS RECEIVED HEADS BACK, AND WILL FINISH REPAIR
  • TECH PERFORMED VEHICLE OIL AND FILTER CHANGE SERVICE. TECH HAS FILLED WITH CORRECT OIL TO CORRECT LEVEL, REPLACED OIL FILTER AND LUBED VEHICLE CHASSIS POINTS. TECH HAS VERIFIED SERVICE AND REPAIR COMPLETED.
  • TECH BROUGHT VEHICLE INTO SHOP AND BEGAN PROCESS. TECH PUT CLEANSER IN VEHICLE RADIATOR, RAN VEHICLE AND THEN HOOKED UP COOLANT FLUSH MACHINE. TECH VACUUMED ALL COOLANT OUT OF VEHICLE, PERFORMING PERFECT VACUUM ON SYSTEM, TECH THAN SWITCHED VALVES, RELEASED VACUUM, AND VEHICLE SUCKED NEW COOLANT AS WELL AS CONDITIONER INTO COOLANT SYSTEM. TECH VERIFIED VEHICLE FILLED COOLANT SYSTEM. TECH RAN VEHICLE, BURPED SYSTEM, TEST DROVE, AND RE-CHECKED SYSTEM. TECH VERIFIED SERVICE COMPLETE.
 

2015 Jeep Cherokee

Jeep Cherokee

Mileage
144,591
Service Date
1/5/2024
Services Performed
  • Change oil and oil filter. Lubricate and check chassis. Check air filter, belts, hoses and brakes. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Perform 27 point safety inspection. BRAKES: FRONT: 5 MM REAR: 7 MM TIRES: FRONT: 33 PSI REAR: 33 PSI TREAD: LF 4/32 RF 4/32 LR 4/32 RR 4/32 MILEAGE NEXT OIL CHANGE DUE: 147591
  • TECH ROTATED TIRES AND TORQUED WHEELS TO 80FT LBS
  • TECH REMOVED VEHICLE WHEEL AND DUNKED WHEEL, TECH WAS UNABLE TO FIND ANY SOURCE OF AIR LEAK IN TIRE.
 
SHIRLEY K. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/6/2024

2013 Ford Escape

Ford Escape

Mileage
62,253
Service Date
1/3/2024
Services Performed
  • CHANGE OIL AND FILTER , LUBRICATE AND INSPECT CHASSIS, PERFORM 27 POINT INSPECTION INCLUDING, CHECK BELTS AND HOSES, CHECK FLUID LEVELS AND TOP OFF AS NEEDED, VISUAL BRAKE INSPECTION AND CHECK TIRE PRESSURE. BRAKES: FRONT: 6 MM REAR: 4 MM TIRES: FRONT: 33 PSI REAR: 33 PSI TREAD DEPTH: RF: 6/32 LF: 6/32 LR: 6/32 RR: 6/32 MILEAGE NEXT OIL CHANGE DUE: 67253
  • TECH ROTATED TIRES AND TORQUED WHEELS TO 100FT LBS
  • TECH PERFORMED FULL BRAKE FLUID EXCHANGE USING NEW BRAKE FLUID TO OE SPECIFICATION. TECH ENSURED ALL LINES FLUSHED AND FILLED WITH NEW FLUID. TECH HAS TEST DRIVEN VEHICLE AND VERIFIED SERVICE COMPLETE.
 
SHERYL C. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/4/2024

2015 Scion tC

Scion tC

Mileage
89,860
Service Date
12/22/2023
Services Performed
  • TECH PERFORMED VEHICLE MAINTENANCE SERVICE, OIL AND FILTER, AND VERIFIED FLUID LEVEL AND SERVICE COMPLETE.
  • TECH ROTATED TIRES AND TORQUED WHEELS TO 80FT LBS
  • TECH REMOVED VEHICLE CABIN AIR FILTER, CLEANED AIR BOX, REPLACED FILTER AND BEGAN VEHICLE VPS CLEANING. TECH PERFORMED VENT CLEANING SERVICE, ALLOWING VEHICLE TO RE-CIRCULATE AND KILL BACTERIA AND MOLD. TECH WAITED 15 MINUTES, AND VERIFIED SERVICE COMPLETED.
  • TECH BROUGHT VEHICLE INTO SHOP AND BEGAN PROCESS. TECH RACKED VEHICLE AND BEGIN HOOKING UP FLUID EXCHANGE MACHINE WITH CONDITIONER AND OE EQUIVALENT FLUID. TECH DISCONNECTED LINES, PLUGGED FLUID EXCHANGER INTO VEHICLE LINES, AND BEGAN PROCESS. TECH COMPLETED FULL VEHICLE FLUID EXCHANGE USING VEHICLES OWN POWER TO CYCLE THROUGH GEARS AND SYSTEM, USING OE EQUIVALENT FLUID. TECH DISCONNECTED MACHINE, RE-CONNECTED LINES, ENSURED ALL COMPONENTS TIGHT AND NO LEAKS, TEST DROVE VEHICLE, DOUBLE CHECKED FLUID LEVELS AND VERIFIED SERVICE COMPLETE.
  • TECH PERFORMED FULL BRAKE FLUID EXCHANGE USING NEW BRAKE FLUID TO OE SPECIFICATION. TECH ENSURED ALL LINES FLUSHED AND FILLED WITH NEW FLUID. TECH HAS TEST DRIVEN VEHICLE AND VERIFIED SERVICE COMPLETE.
  • TECH BROUGHT VEHICLE INTO SHOP AND BEGAN PROCESS. TECH PUT CLEANSER IN VEHICLE RADIATOR, RAN VEHICLE AND THEN HOOKED UP COOLANT FLUSH MACHINE. TECH VACUUMED ALL COOLANT OUT OF VEHICLE, PERFORMING PERFECT VACUUM ON SYSTEM, TECH THAN SWITCHED VALVES, RELEASED VACUUM, AND VEHICLE SUCKED NEW COOLANT AS WELL AS CONDITIONER INTO COOLANT SYSTEM. TECH VERIFIED VEHICLE FILLED COOLANT SYSTEM. TECH RAN VEHICLE, BURPED SYSTEM, TEST DROVE, AND RE-CHECKED SYSTEM. TECH VERIFIED SERVICE COMPLETE.
  • TECH BROUGHT VEHICLE INTO SHOP AND BEGAN PROCEDURE. TECH CLEANED VEHICLE THROTTLE BODY AND BEGAN VEHICLE FUEL INDUCTION SERVICE. TECH INTRODUCED CLEANER INTO FUEL SYSTEM SLOWLY, WATCHING AND VERIFYING DELIVERY. TECH COMPLETED VEHICLE SERVICE, TEST DROVE, AND VERIFIED VEHICLE INDUCTION SERVICE HAS BEEN COMPLETED SUCCESSFULLY.
  • TECH REMOVED VEHICLE HEADLIGHT ASSEMBLY, AND REPLACED BLOWN BULB WITH NEW. TECH HAS VERIFIED SERVICE AND FUNCTION.
 
IZZIE B. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/23/2023

2018 Subaru Crosstrek

Subaru Crosstrek

Mileage
134,906
Service Date
12/15/2023
Services Performed
  • CHANGE OIL AND FILTER , LUBRICATE AND INSPECT CHASSIS, PERFORM 27 POINT INSPECTION INCLUDING, CHECK BELTS AND HOSES, CHECK FLUID LEVELS AND TOP OFF AS NEEDED, VISUAL BRAKE INSPECTION AND CHECK TIRE PRESSURE. BRAKES: FRONT: 7 MM REAR: 5 MM TIRES: FRONT: 33 PSI REAR: 33 PSI TREAD DEPTH: RF: 4/32 LF: 4/32 LR: 4/32 RR: 4/32 MILEAGE NEXT OIL CHANGE DUE: 139906
 
ANDREA F. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/16/2023

2019 Volkswagen Atlas

Volkswagen Atlas

Mileage
49,636
Service Date
12/12/2023
Services Performed
  • CHANGE OIL AND FILTER , LUBRICATE AND INSPECT CHASSIS, PERFORM 27 POINT INSPECTION INCLUDING, CHECK BELTS AND HOSES, CHECK FLUID LEVELS AND TOP OFF AS NEEDED, VISUAL BRAKE INSPECTION AND CHECK TIRE PRESSURE. BRAKES: FRONT: 8 MM REAR: 8 MM TIRES: FRONT: 35 PSI REAR: 35 PSI TREAD DEPTH: RF: 8/32 LF: 8/32 LR: 8/32 RR: 8/32 MILEAGE NEXT OIL CHANGE DUE: 54636
 
ALORA D. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/13/2023

2017 Subaru Outback

Subaru Outback

Mileage
44,380
Service Date
12/8/2023
Services Performed
  • TECH RACKED VEHICLE, REMOVED ALL 4 WHEELS AND DISMOUNTED TIRES. TECH INSTALLED NEW TIRES, AND BALANCED ASSEMBLIES. TECH VERIFIED SERVICE COMPLETED, AND TORQUED TO SPEC.
  • TIRE DISPOSAL FEE
  • TECH RACKED VEHICLE ON ALIGNMENT RACK, AND PERFORMED ALIGNMENT TO FACTORY STANDARD. TECH TEST DROVE AN VERIFIED SERVICE AND REPAIR COMPLETED.
  • CHANGE OIL AND FILTER , LUBRICATE AND INSPECT CHASSIS, PERFORM 27 POINT INSPECTION INCLUDING, CHECK BELTS AND HOSES, CHECK FLUID LEVELS AND TOP OFF AS NEEDED, VISUAL BRAKE INSPECTION AND CHECK TIRE PRESSURE. BRAKES: FRONT: 6 MM REAR: 6 MM TIRES: FRONT: 32 PSI REAR: 32 PSI TREAD DEPTH: RF: 7/32 LF: 7/32 LR: 7/32 RR: 7/32 MILEAGE NEXT OIL CHANGE DUE: 49380
  • TECH REPLACED LOST TRIM CLIP WITH NEW AND VERIFIED RETAINER REPLACED.
  • TECH REMOVED BULB COVER AND FOUND BAD BULB, TECH REPLACED WITH NEW BULB AND VERIFIED FUNCTION.
 
KRISTEN H. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/9/2023

2015 Toyota Highlander

Toyota Highlander

Mileage
102,070
Service Date
12/5/2023
Services Performed
  • TECH BROUGHT VEHICLE INTO SHOP AND RACKED VEHICLE ONTO ALIGNMENT RACK AND INSTALLED MIRROR HEADS. TECH PERFORMED ALIGNMENT AND VERIFIED SPECIFICATION. TECH TEST DROVE AND VERIFIED ALIGNMENT COMPLETED.
 
SONIA M. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/6/2023

2005 GMC Sierra

GMC Sierra

Mileage
116,560
Service Date
11/20/2023
Services Performed
  • CHANGE OIL AND FILTER , LUBRICATE AND INSPECT CHASSIS, PERFORM 27 POINT INSPECTION INCLUDING, CHECK BELTS AND HOSES, CHECK FLUID LEVELS AND TOP OFF AS NEEDED, VISUAL BRAKE INSPECTION AND CHECK TIRE PRESSURE. BRAKES: FRONT: 8 MM REAR: 5 MM TIRES: FRONT: 30 PSI REAR: 29 PSI TREAD DEPTH: RF: 6/32 LF: 6/32 LR: 6/32 RR: 6/32 MILEAGE NEXT OIL CHANGE DUE: 121560
 
DEENA S. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/21/2023

2009 Chevrolet Suburban

Chevrolet Suburban

Mileage
156,204
Service Date
11/20/2023
Services Performed
  • TECH REMOVED OL BULB AND REPLACED WITH NEW. TECH VERIFIED SERVICE AND VERIFIED FUNCTION
 
ROY R. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/21/2023