Serving greater Gainesville since 1981, Carrsmith is a family-owned local business that takes pride in being our customers local dealership alternative. Our team knows what is required to offer dependable automotive service & repairs at fair prices and always with a smile on our faces. Our customers are treated like family and our goal is to keep them driving safely in Gainesville.

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Our clients agree that maintaining their vehicle’s overall health is in their own best interest, saves money, and improves reliability in the long run. It is understood that when cars are well taken care of they last longer, provide a better return on the initial investment, are far more economical, and are more reliable to operate day-to-day in the long run than poorly maintained vehicles. Our data shows us that when our customers keep their vehicles in tip-top shape, along with exceptional reliability, their monthly cost of use is far less than any other practical means of transportation. We have been saving money for our customers in Gainesville, and surrounding Alachua, Marion, Levy, Gilchrist, Columbia, Union, Bradford, Clay, and Putnam Counties through a wholistic approach to service and repair of all automotive systems, including electric vehicle systems, hybrid vehicle systems, automatic and manual transmissions, differentials, advanced electrical diagnostics, controller area network (CAN) systems, and module programming. Serving the Gainesville area since 1981. Locally owned and operated, our team of technicians are automotive specialists striving to serve our customers in Gainesville with integrity, expertise, and unequaled work ethic. These are the qualities that make ours the best auto repair shop in Gainesville. From day one, our goal has been to build our company on a foundation of transparency, truth, and honesty. We know that it is only through the grace of our customers that we have grown to the position we find ourselves in today; Gainesville's most trusted automotive service facility. When one finds an automotive service center they can trust with the ability to keep them informed regarding their vehicle that repair shop becomes an asset to a vehicle's overall performance. Additionally, having a great mechanics like those employed at Carrsmith will help prevent the needless inconvenience and expense of unexpected breakdowns and repairs. At Carrsmith we develop individualized maintenance and repair plans for our clients' vehicles that both adhere to the manufacturer's factory scheduled maintenance recommendations and conform to our client's individual driving habits in order to achieve the long-term goal of improved reliability and lower overall cost of ownership.

Located 3.5 miles from UF Health Shands, and the Malcolm Randall VA Hospital, and about 1 mile from the University of Florida, Carrsmith is a full-service automotive service facility that, in addition to advanced diagnostic services, module coding and programming, performs factory scheduled maintenance, oil changes, wheel alignments featuring the latest Hunter Engineering wheel alignment equipment, precision wheel and tire balancing using the latest Hunter Road Force Elite balancer, tire rotations, brake inspections, suspension repair, car batteries, and in-house automatic and manual transmission rebuilding services. With decades of cumulative automotive service experience, Carrsmith is proud to be the ideal alternative to having a car repaired at a local dealership in Gainesville. We stand behind our work with a 3-year/36,000-mile warranty that is honored across the entire United States should there ever be a problem with a vehicle serviced at our repair shop.

Since 1981 Carrsmith has been helping owners of Euro cars, and other fine automobiles including Acura, Audi, BMW, Jaguar, Lexus, Land Rover, Mercedes, Mini, Porsche, Tesla, Volkswagen, and Volvo by providing the right tools, equipment, technical information, and experience to offer the next level of vehicle service and performance excellence.

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Carrsmith, a renowned auto repair shop in Gainesville, has built an exceptional reputation on various online directories and social media platforms. Customers consistently praise our expert technicians and top-notch service advisers, resulting in a stellar online rating and a strong social media following. Our commitment to quality and reliability has made us the most trusted choice for automotive care in the entire Gainesville community.

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The team at our auto repair shop in Gainesville is committed to providing top-notch services to keep our clients' vehicles running smoothly. From routine oil changes to complex engine diagnostics, we have the skills and experience to tackle any automotive challenge. At Carrsmith we prioritize your safety and satisfaction, delivering reliable and affordable services that you can count on.

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        Our skilled technicians are equipped to handle a wide range of domestic & import vehicles. From sleek European imports to rugged American-made trucks, our state-of-the-art shop is fully equipped to diagnose, repair, and maintain your car to perfection. We take pride in delivering exceptional service, using the latest diagnostic tools and quality parts to ensure your vehicle performs at its best.

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