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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

2013 Toyota Venza

Toyota Venza

Mileage
99,266
Service Date
3/1/2021
Services Performed
  • Client states — check over
  • Client states — check click noise
  • CABIN AIR FILTER – Remove and Replace
  • AIR CLEANER ELEMENT – Remove and Replace
  • Reline rear brakes Replace rear brake pads Check and measure rear brake rotors Replace both rear brake rotors Inspect brake calibers Top off brake fluid Road test
  • Rotate tires. Check and inflate all vehicle's tires to the recommended tire pressure rating.
  • 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.
  • ROAD TEST – Good
  • Sublet
 
Nicole H. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/2/2021

2010 Honda Accord

Honda Accord

Mileage
106,273
Service Date
2/18/2021
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.
  • Rotate tires. Check and inflate all vehicle's tires to the recommended tire pressure rating.
 
Luigi D. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/27/2021

2013 Buick Encore

Buick Encore

Mileage
126,294
Service Date
2/25/2021
Services Performed
  • Client states — Check engine light came on and no power. Can not drive
  • Hook up diagnostic scanner. Check computer for fault codes. Report Codes P2135 – Throttle position sensor signal fault Systems test and diagnose Report – needs Throttle Body replacement Clear computer memory
  • THROTTLE BODY ASSEMBLY – Remove and Replace – [Includes: Perform Relearn procedure.]
  • ROAD TEST – Good
 
Elisa N. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/26/2021

2016 Ford C-Max

Ford C-Max

Mileage
42,975
Service Date
2/4/2021
Services Performed
  • Client states — screw in edge of left rear tire. Needs replacement
  • Sublet
 
Aminta B. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/23/2021

2007 Toyota Prius

Toyota Prius

Mileage
151,874
Service Date
2/15/2021
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, Clean and Reinstall
  • Rotate tires. Check and inflate all vehicle's tires to the recommended tire pressure rating.
 
Charlene R. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/16/2021

2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA250

Mercedes-Benz CLA250

Mileage
19,877
Service Date
2/8/2021
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.
  • Rotate tires. Check and inflate all vehicle's tires to the recommended tire pressure rating.
  • BATTERY – Remove and Replace – Main – [Includes: Test. Includes: Perform relearn procedure.]
  • CABIN AIR FILTER – Remove and Replace
 
Michelle S. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/10/2021

2005 Subaru Forester

Subaru Forester

Mileage
140,009
Service Date
2/5/2021
Services Performed
  • Client states — left front window doesn't work. Told need window regulator
  • WINDOW REGULATOR – Remove and Replace – Each
  • 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.
  • Right rear brake light bulbs
 
Eileen N. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/6/2021

2013 Nissan Versa

Nissan Versa

Mileage
126,095
Service Date
2/3/2021
Services Performed
  • REPORT – Belt is old and discolored Test battery – Barely past – NEEDS BATTERY Needs front brakes Rear brakes look OK but cannot see – Drum brakes Control arm bushing are broken. Both front lower Due for oil service
  • CONTROL ARM – Remove and Replace – Lower,Transverse Link,Both Sides – [DOES NOT include alignment.]
  • SUBLET –
  • ALTERNATOR DRIVE BELT – Remove and Replace
  • 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
  • Flush system Add transmission fluids as needed 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.
  • LEFT REAR TURN SIGNAL BULB – Replace
 
Sabrina M. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/4/2021

2015 Mercedes-Benz C300

Mercedes-Benz C300

Mileage
37,493
Service Date
2/3/2021
Services Performed
  • Client states — Battery message on dash
  • BATTERY – Remove and Replace – 4Matic,Base Main – [Includes: Test. Includes: Perform relearn procedure.]
 
Patricia M. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/4/2021

2008 Scion xB

Scion xB

Mileage
136,174
Service Date
2/2/2021
Services Performed
  • Client states — Battery is dead
  • Client states — Tire light on dash
  • 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.
  • Flush system Add transmission fluids as needed Road test
 
Diane P. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/3/2021

2013 Toyota Tacoma

Toyota Tacoma

Mileage
125,364
Service Date
1/26/2021
Services Performed
  • Client states — Battery
  • Client states — Service and check over
  • Client states — Rotate tires
  • [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.
  • Rotate tires. Check and inflate all vehicle's tires to the recommended tire pressure rating.
 
Kamyar M. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/27/2021

2004 Chevrolet Suburban

Chevrolet Suburban

Mileage
118,171
Service Date
1/26/2021
Services Performed
  • Client states — Engine light on dash – Goes into limp mode
  • Client states — Just replaced spark plugs and wires. LIght came on after
  • Client states — Just replaced EVAP Canister
  • Client states — Transmission service
  • Hook up diagnostic scanner. Check computer for fault codes. Report Codes PO220 Throttle body performance P021355 Throttle body position sensor circuit Systems test and diagnose Check data signals from throttle body to throttle body module Erratic signal detected Need to replaced throttle body Replace broken breather hose Clear computer memory
  • Replace gasket Perform idle relearn road test – Good
  • Fluid is clean
  • Serviced in fuel tank
 
Dal F. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/27/2021