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Our Services

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Services and Repairs

Maintain your vehicle’s warranty, and get it serviced by your local ASE Certified pros! We are a TechNet Dealer, which provides a 2-year 24k mile nationwide warranty! *Posted prices are based on standard applications, some vehicle applications will have added costs.

  • Virginia State Safety Inspection Station
  • Virginia Emissions Inspection Station
  • Certified Emissions Repair Facility
  • Car and Truck Repair
  • Imports & Domestic
  • General Services
  • BG Product Services
  • Transmission
  • Power Steering
  • Engine and Coolant Flushes
  • Engine maintenance and repair
  • Transmission services
  • Heating & Cooling
  • Electrical Service
  • Electronic Services
  • Exhaust Systems
  • Suspension
  • Steering
  • Brakes
  • 4WD/AWD Driveline Maintenance and Repair
  • Oil Changes
  • AC Evac & Recharge
  • Towing
  • Manufacturer Recommended Maintenance
  • Tires and Alignment

24-hours convenience pickup center

We are open Monday thru Friday 8 am – 5:30 pm, however, if you are not available to pick up or drop off your vehicle during business hours we have a night drop box as well as after-hours lockboxes for pickup.

To drop your vehicle off, fill out one of the envelopes provided in the drop box, seal your key inside, and drop it in the night drop slot. To pick up your vehicle after hours, make your payment via phone. Once payment is made, your service writer can provide you with the available lockbox # and program it to the 3-digit code of your choice

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Routine Service Prices

Lube Oil & Filter Service

Conventional oil change, up to 5 qts.
  • Call us for more information.


The best tow rates in town
$ 100
  • For tows within a 10 miles of our shop.

Tire Rotation

Perform rotation of tires.
$ 24
  • Tire pressure monitoring system relearn is additional.

Synthetic Oil & Filter Service

Synthetic oil & filter change, up to 5 qts.
  • Call us for more information.

Balance & Rotate Tires

Spin balance of your tires and rotate them.
$ 44

Pre-purchase Inspection

Bumper to bumper inspection.
$ 64
  • Complete inspection of a vehicle you may be looking to purchase to avoid future costly repairs.


Virginia Safety Inspection

Perform Virginia State Safety Inspection
$ 20
  • By appointment or walk in.

Emission Inspection

Perform DEQ emissions inspection
$ 28
  • By appointment or walk in.

AC Performance Check

Check for proper cooling and performance of AC system
$ 69
  • Check for correct temperature and pressure throughout system.

Check Engine Light

Check engine light diagnostics
$ 134
  • To include testing sensors, wiring ect. up to 1 hr.

Our Quality Promise

We’re a local auto repair shop serving the Fredericksburg and Stafford area. With ASE Certified Technicians committed to providing a stress-free experience to both new and returning customers. We are a TechNet Dealer that provides a 2-year, 24k-mile nationwide warranty. Technet uses parts from reputable brands to ensure that your vehicle is always ready to drive. Where do I get my automotive maintenance?

At America 1st Automotive! – NFIB MEMBER

What Our Clients Say

Based on 113 reviews
Bee CW
Bee CW
I wanted to take some time and give a shot out to a company that has always been there for me and my husband. Whenever we call Greg is always willing to help accommodate us and our needs. They have reasonable pricing, amazing customer service, and gives great recommendations. Thank you for all you do!
Debra Salley
Debra Salley
This place was a blessing! Seriously, it's so hard to find a good, trustworthy, convenient and most importantly affordable automotive business. No more going to get my car service from the dealership! Thank you for the great service and I will be back and bringing all my friends and neighbors!!
Dana Valentine
Dana Valentine
My family of 7 was stuck 8 hrs from home with inability to get back with our 1984 Chevy G20. They expedited service and parts, and got us out in about 5 hrs. Even stayed a little after closing to finish the job. Our other options were to get a hotel and/or fly home. They did an amazing job for us and our children. We are so grateful!
Don Rodgers
Don Rodgers
Quickly got us in for a same day state inspection and emissions test so we could get the car registered. The tech was extremely helpful and explained a couple issues he found.
Gary Freeze
Gary Freeze
I've known the owner's my whole life and own-operate a Mobile Automotive repair company also have a shop in Stafford. I take all my customer's and my personal vehicle's here for Inspection's, Emission's and wheel alignment's that we cannot offer. They get me in and out as well as drop off is always the same! I get a call within couple hours after opening for update and knowledge of completion. Thanks Tyler & David for the awesome work you do for not only me but my Company & Customer;'s.
J Hickey
J Hickey
Great service! Clean shop.
Connor Britt
Connor Britt
l would highly recommend Zac Peyton for quality work, he is very knowledgeable. It will be the best experience you’ve had. Definitely coming back again soon!
Heather B.
Heather B.
This team is awesome. They don't high pressure sales you, are very patient when figuring out exactly what is wrong, and their communication is on point.
Best of the 'Burg 2020 - America 1st Automotive

Thank you

Thank you for voting us Best Of The ‘Burg!3 Years in a Row!We can handle all of your Virginia State Inspections, Emissions (Smog) and we are a Certified Emissions Repair Station.We are also a Complete Automotive Repair Facility

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