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Welcome to Whitney Auto Service,
your car service in
Sherman Oaks, Encino and Van Nuys, CA!

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

Since 1950, Whitney Auto Service is a 4th generation family owned and operated automotive service and repair shop. We hold old fashion values while providing high-tech service. We value honesty and trust.

We perform key programming, key fob programming, computer programming, computer updates for PCM, BCM, TCM, ABS, and more.

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About Whitney Auto Service Van Nuys, CA

Whitney Auto Service is a third generation family-run business that has been serving thousands of satisfied customers since 1950.

Courtesy and care have been the hallmark of Whitney Auto Service—no wonder we have received the Automobile Club’s highest service award 10 years in a row!

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

The Absolute Best Car Service in Van Nuys, CA

What sets Whitney Auto Service apart from all of the others in Van Nuys, CA?

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in Van Nuys, 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 Whitney Auto Service, 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 Van Nuys auto repair table.

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

2010 GMC Sierra

GMC Sierra

Mileage
109,997
Service Date
3/20/2019
Services Performed
  • Report
  • Client states — Driver's inside door handle won't open door
  • Sublet
  • Push vehicle into shop and onto hoist to inspect Alignment pin for right side leaf spring is sheared off Fabricate pin and install Align leaf spring and axle check axle – Looks straight, spins free with no binding Deriveshaft – Inspect and Re-install
  • DOOR LATCH and CABLE – Remove and Replace – Left Side
  • Takes a week to order
 
Patricia T. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/21/2019

2008 Volkswagen Jetta

Volkswagen Jetta

Mileage
157,843
Service Date
3/7/2019
Services Performed
  • Client states — Right Rear Door Actuator
  • DOOR LOCK ACTUATOR – Remove and Replace – Right Rear
 
Jack P. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/13/2019

2008 Toyota Highlander

Toyota Highlander

Mileage
153,908
Service Date
3/5/2019
Services Performed
  • Client states — Wont start in driveway. Tried jumpstarting. Come look before towing
  • Client states — Cranks but wont start
  • Report – need to tow to shop to diagnose
  • REPORT – no communication with ECM. Electrical checks and report – Defective ECM
  • ELECTRONIC CONTROL MODULE – Remove and Replace – Gas ECM – [Includes: R and I Glove Box.]
  • learn used ECM to vehicle
 
Diane P. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/11/2019

2017 Nissan Versa Note

Nissan Versa Note

Mileage
13,548
Service Date
2/27/2019
Services Performed
  • Client states — won't move
  • .5 hours + 62.50
  • 8 days+400
 
Danielle B. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/8/2019

2010 Subaru Forester

Subaru Forester

Mileage
55,062
Service Date
3/4/2019
Services Performed
  • Reline front brakes Replace brake pads Measure front brake rotors and report Re-surface/machine both brake rotors Check brake calibers Top off brake fluid Road test
  • Reline rear brakes Replace rear brake pads Check and measure rear brake rotors Re-surface/machine both rear brake rotors Inspect brake calibers Top off brake fluid Road test
 
Suzanne M. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/5/2019

2017 Toyota Camry

Toyota Camry

Mileage
34,651
Service Date
2/8/2019
Services Performed
  • Client states — Service and check over
  • Replace motor oil and oil filter. Check all fluids and top off as needed. Check and inflate all vehicle's tires to the recommended tire pressure rating. Lube chassis if needed. Inspect air filter and replace if needed. Check belts and hoses. Reset engine oil replacement reminder light [MAINT REQD], if equiped.
 
Matt B. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/11/2019

2007 Nissan Altima

Nissan Altima

Mileage
157,258
Service Date
1/31/2019
Services Performed
  • Replace motor oil and oil filter. Check all fluids and top off as needed, Check and inflate all vehicle's tires to the recommended tire pressure rating. Lube chassis if possible. Inspect air filter and replace if needed. Check belts and hoses. Reset engine oil replacement reminder light [MAINT REQD], if equiped.
 
Gil B. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/1/2019

2010 Acura TSX

Acura TSX

Mileage
45,505
Service Date
1/23/2019
Services Performed
  • Client states — Service and check over
  • Cannot see leak at this time Tires are from 2010 Tires are worn on the inside edges
  • Replace motor oil and oil filter. Check all fluids and top off as needed. Check and inflate all vehicle's tires to the recommended tire pressure rating. Lube chassis if needed. Inspect air filter and replace if needed. Check belts and hoses. Reset engine oil replacement reminder light [MAINT REQD] , if equiped.
  • Rotate tires. Check and inflate all vehicle's tires to the recommended tire pressure rating.
  • Check and inflate all vehicle's tires to the recommended tire pressure rating
  • Inspect interior ventilation filter and replace as needed
 
Candi K. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/1/2019

2015 Jeep Renegade

Jeep Renegade

Mileage
81,984
Service Date
1/28/2019
Services Performed
  • Client states — Quit running and wont start. parking brake message came on dash
  • REPORT Fuel tank is over full causing flooding condition Clear Flooding condition
  • SPARK PLUGS – Remove and Replace – All
  • Replace motor oil and oil filter. Check all fluids and top off as needed. Check and inflate all vehicle's tires to the recommended tire pressure rating. Lube chassis if needed. Inspect air filter and replace if needed. Check belts and hoses. Reset engine oil replacement reminder light [MAINT REQD], if equiped.
 
Javier C. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/29/2019

2007 Lexus RX 400h

Lexus RX 400h

Mileage
128,956
Service Date
12/20/2018
Services Performed
  • Replace motor oil and oil filter. Check all fluids and top off as needed, Check and inflate all vehicle's tires to the recommended tire pressure rating. Lube chassis if possible. Inspect air filter and replace if needed. Check belts and hoses. Reset engine oil replacement reminder light [MAINT REQD], if equiped.
  • CABIN AIR FILTER – Remove and Replace – All Applicable Models
  • Rotate tires. Check and inflate all vehicle's tires to the recommended tire pressure rating.
 
Terry H. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/21/2018

2005 Honda CR-V

Honda CR-V

Mileage
198,759
Service Date
12/19/2018
Services Performed
  • Client states — needs service and lights
  • Replace motor oil and oil filter. Check all fluids and top off as needed. Check and inflate all vehicle's tires to the recommended tire pressure rating. Lube chassis if needed. Inspect air filter and replace if needed. Check belts and hoses. Reset engine oil replacement reminder light [MAINT REQD] , if equiped.
  • LIGHT BULB – Remove and Replace, Left, Center Rear tail
  • HEADLAMP BULB – Remove and Replace – One, Left Side
 
Pat N. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/20/2018

2013 Jeep Wrangler

Jeep Wrangler

Mileage
32,885
Service Date
12/6/2018
Services Performed
  • REPORT – ALL BRAKES INSPECTED – GOOD
  • Client states — Warning light on dash
  • Hook up diagnostic scanner. Check computer for fault codes. Report Codes P0128 Coolant thermostat Systems test and diagnose Check engine operating temperatures Coolant below thermostat regulating temperature Need to replace thermostat Clear computer memory
  • Add coolant to proper pH
  • Rotate tires. Check and inflate all vehicle's tires to the recommended tire pressure rating.
 
Rochelle F. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/12/2018