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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

2012 Toyota Prius

Toyota Prius

Mileage
76,667
Service Date
7/9/2020
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.
 
Karen C. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/10/2020

2015 Nissan Versa

Nissan Versa

Mileage
49,481
Service Date
7/7/2020
Services Performed
  • Client states — Dead battery and check for service
  • [Includes testing]
  • 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.
  • WIPER BLADES – Remove and Replace
 
Larry H. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/9/2020

2005 Honda CR-V

Honda CR-V

Mileage
218,957
Service Date
7/7/2020
Services Performed
  • Client states — Service and check over
  • Client states — Left headlight is out
  • Rear brakes are very low
  • 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.
  • 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
 
Pat N. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/8/2020

2006 Chevrolet Malibu

Chevrolet Malibu

Mileage
161,150
Service Date
6/29/2020
Services Performed
  • Client states — Brakes grinding
  • Client states — check road noise
  • Client states — Power steering not working
  • Reline front brakes Replace brake pads Measure both brake rotors and report Replace both front brake rotors Check brake calibers Top off brake fluid Road test
  • 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.
  • WHEEL HUB – Remove and Replace – Front,Hub and Bearing Assy, Left Side – [Includes: Replace Inner and Outer Bearings}
  • Report – Needs P/S Assist Motor/Module replaced
  • Reline rear brakes Replace brake shoes Measure brake drums and report Replace both brake drums Check wheel cylinders for leakage Top off brake fluid Road test
 
Jeff A. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/30/2020

2008 Volkswagen Jetta

Volkswagen Jetta

Mileage
69,983
Service Date
6/24/2020
Services Performed
  • Client states — needs service
  • 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.
 
Ubalbo H. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/25/2020

2005 Acura TSX

Acura TSX

Mileage
151,766
Service Date
6/23/2020
Services Performed
  • Client states — hard starting
  • Test battery and charging system Test for draw on electrical circuits Re-charge battery
  • 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
 
Adam M. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/24/2020

2013 Cadillac Escalade ESV

Cadillac Escalade ESV

Mileage
22,281
Service Date
6/23/2020
Services Performed
  • Client states — needs service
  • 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.
 
Aaron M. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/24/2020

2007 Honda Accord

Honda Accord

Mileage
229,779
Service Date
6/22/2020
Services Performed
  • Client states — needs service
  • Client states — check engine light on and engine running rought
  • 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.
  • Hook up diagnostic scanner. Check computer for fault codes. Report Codes – P0304 – cylinder 4 miss fire Systems test and diagnose Blow out and clean all spark plugs holes from liquids found Clear computer memory Road test – Good
 
Lynne G. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/24/2020

2012 Honda Civic

Honda Civic

Mileage
98,559
Service Date
6/16/2020
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 needed. Inspect air filter and replace if needed. Check belts and hoses. Reset engine oil replacement reminder light [MAINT REQD], if equiped.
  • BATTERY – Remove and Replace – DX,EX,HF,LX,Si – [Includes: Test.]
 
Don P. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/17/2020

2007 Nissan Altima

Nissan Altima

Mileage
173,383
Service Date
6/11/2020
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.
  • BATTERY – Remove and Replace – Base,S,SE,SL – [Includes: Test.]
 
Gil B. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/12/2020

2005 GMC Sierra

GMC Sierra

Mileage
148,451
Service Date
6/11/2020
Services Performed
  • Client states — per list
  • 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.
  • ENGINE OIL PAN GASKET – Remove and Replace
  • OIL PRESSURE SENDER OR SWITCH – Remove and Replace – V8,Gas
  • Reline rear brakes Replace brake shoes Measure brake drums and report Re-surface/machine both brake drums Check wheel cylinders for leakage Top off brake fluid Road test
  • WINDOW WASHER RESERVOIR – Remove and Replace
  • REPORT – Needs Blower Resistor replaced
  • REPORT – Code B0103, Needs right front crash sensor replaced
  • AIR BAG SENSOR – Remove and Replace – Right Front,Forward
 
Robert A. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/11/2020

2005 Lexus IS 300

Lexus IS 300

Mileage
93,678
Service Date
6/10/2020
Services Performed
  • Client states — check engine light on dash
  • Hook up diagnostic scanner. Check computer for fault codes. Report Codes P0441 – EVAP P0442 -EVAP P0446 – purge flow fault Systems test and diagnose REPORT – needs gas cap, vapor cannister REPORT – Dead battery, not charging, Needs Alternator replaced Clear computer memory
  • GAS CAP – Replace
  • ALTERNATOR ASSEMBLY – Remove and Replace
 
Andrea T. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/11/2020