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Welcome to German Car Service,
your German car specialists in Lacey, WA!

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

Here at German Car Service we understand what makes customer service truly outstanding. You will feel the difference exceptional customer care makes when you work with us. We know German car repair in Lacey offers you lots of choices, and we aim to provide the kind of caring customer service that will bring you back.

Our professional automotive service offers you years of combined expertise from our well-trained technicians. We treat our auto repair professionals well because we value their skill and can-do attitude. We know our team sets us apart, saving you time and money, not to mention worry. When it comes to German car repair in Lacey, we are totally confident that German Car Service is the best option in town!

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The Absolute Best Car Service in Lacey, WA

What sets German Car Service apart from all of the others in Lacey, WA?

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in Lacey, WA, 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 German Car 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 Lacey auto repair table.

Time: We take the time we need to provide you with top quality car service in Lacey, WA, 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.

About German Car Service Lacey, WA

For years German Car Service has been there for the people of Lacey. We love what we do, and that basic fact fuels our business. We are dedicated to our customers, and that’s why they stick with us—the best auto repair Lacey has to offer.

Our family of technicians and service staff sees their work here at German Car Service as more than a job. It’s their vocation and livelihood. Each member of our team is invested in your satisfaction.

German Car Service was founded on the basic idea that everyone deserves respect. It is our mission to treat each person that comes through our door with dignity and sensitivity. We believe this attention to detail has paid off by providing us with our loyal, friendly family of customers. That’s what makes German Car Service the best car service in Lacey!

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

Recently Serviced Vehicles

2006 BMW Z4

BMW Z4

Mileage
42,687
Service Date
5/12/2021
Services Performed
  • (Combination) – CONTROL ARM BUSHING – Remove & Replace Each
  • AIR CLEANER ELEMENT – Remove & Replace – All Applicable Models
  • CONTROL ARM – Remove & Replace – Lower,Both – [DOES NOT include alignment.]
  • CRANKSHAFT OIL SEAL – Remove & Replace – Standard Trans Rear
  • OIL PAN GASKET – Remove & Replace – Standard Trans
  • -Upper strut tower support nuts were loose, causing clunking noise while driving.
 
CHARLES W. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/12/2021

2012 Mercedes-Benz C250

Mercedes-Benz C250

Mileage
94,841
Service Date
5/5/2021
Services Performed
  • HEADLAMP BULB &/OR SEALED BEAM – Remove & Replace – One Side – [Includes: R&I Fender Liner.] – [DOES NOT include adjustment.]
  • -Scanned ECM. -Found faults related to boost pressure and misfires on multiple cylinders. -Inspected and found a torn vacuum hose from intake manifold to EVAP purge valve. -Repaired hose, cleared codes and drove. -Re scanned vehicle after road test and no codes returned at this time. Advising to monitor. -Could not duplicate no start symptoms.
  • TEST DRIVE
 
STEPHANY P. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/5/2021

2012 Porsche Cayenne

Porsche Cayenne

Mileage
115,855
Service Date
4/28/2021
Services Performed
  • -Can not confirm if oil change is due at this time. No history on vehicle and no window sticker. German Car Service recommends an oil change interval of 5,000 miles. -Tire Pressure Monitoring System malfunction. Tried resetting but couldn't. Left front sensor may be damaged. Recommending taking vehicle to a tire shop for repair.
  • -Noticed vehicle has rough idle. -Scanned DME. -Found faults for variable valve lift. -Tested solenoid. Found it does not make it to target value. Suspect solenoid is sticking. -Recommending replacing solenoid as first step then rechecking.
  • TEST DRIVE
  • VARIABLE VALVE TIMING SOLENOID – Remove & Replace – 4.8L Eng,Normally Aspirated Right
 
LOREN S. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/29/2021

2008 Volkswagen Jetta

Volkswagen Jetta

Mileage
142,743
Service Date
4/16/2021
Services Performed
  • -After replacing hose, tested air injection system. -System passes test and is working properly at this time.
  • -Scanned ECM. -Found faults for secondary air injection. Incorrect flow detected. -Inspected system. Tested valves, tested solenoids; all okay at this time. -Removed necessary components to inspect piping of system. -Found air hose from air pump to combi valve cracked and leaking. -Recommending replacing hose as first step then rechecking.
 
MICHAEL R. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/29/2021

2004 BMW 545i

BMW 545i

Mileage
100,161
Service Date
3/31/2021
Services Performed
  • INDUCTION SERVICE
  • PERFORM LUBE, OIL, AND FILTER CHANGE.
  • PERFORM MULTIPOINT INSPECTION
  • TEST DRIVE
 
ERICK G. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/27/2021

2016 BMW X1

BMW X1

Mileage
36,410
Service Date
4/23/2021
Services Performed
  • -Vehicle is calling for an oil change and a brake fluid flush.
 
MARGRET E. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/23/2021

2013 BMW 528xi

BMW 528xi

Mileage
126,354
Service Date
4/16/2021
Services Performed
  • BRAKE FLUID FLUSH-ALL 4 WHEELS
  • -Brake fluid service due. -Cabin and engine air filter replacement due. -Recommending powertrain fluid service in near future. -Oil filter housing leaking oil. Recommending repair. -Valve cover gasket leaking. Recommending replacement of valve cover.
  • PERFORM LUBE, OIL, AND FILTER CHANGE
  • TEST DRIVE
 
GLENN L. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/17/2021

2007 Mercedes-Benz CLK350

Mercedes-Benz CLK350

Mileage
156,796
Service Date
4/8/2021
Services Performed
  • -Found brake light bulb out. -Replaced bulb and verified no other issues. -Turn signals are working well at this time.
  • INSPECT: BATTERY FLUID LEVEL Vehicle maintenance indicator is controlled by the vehicle's on-board computer system. Maintenance is based on vehicle operation. The service indicator will display the following messages: "A SERVICE" = minor service or "B SERVICE" = major service. INSPECT: BRAKE SYSTEM Vehicle maintenance indicator is controlled by the vehicle's on-board computer system. Maintenance is based on vehicle operation. The service indicator will display the following messages: "A SERVICE" = minor service or "B SERVICE" = major service. INSPECT: CATCH, SAFETY CATCH AND HINGES ON ENGINE HOOD Vehicle maintenance indicator is controlled by the vehicle's on-board computer system. Maintenance is based on vehicle operation. The service indicator will display the following messages: "A SERVICE" = minor service or "B SERVICE" = major service. INSPECT: FLUID LEVELS Vehicle maintenance indicator is controlled by the vehicle's on-board computer system. Maintenance is based on vehicle operation. The service indicator will display the following messages: "A SERVICE" = minor service or "B SERVICE" = major service. INSPECT: PARKING BRAKE Vehicle maintenance indicator is controlled by the vehicle's on-board computer system. Maintenance is based on vehicle operation. The service indicator will display the following messages: "A SERVICE" = minor service or "B SERVICE" = major service. Funtion test only. INSPECT: TIRES/SPARE TIRE Vehicle maintenance indicator is controlled by the vehicle's on-board computer system. Maintenance is based on vehicle operation. The service indicator will display the following messages: "A SERVICE" = minor service or "B SERVICE" = major service. Correct tire inflation pressure and check for tire damage. REPLACE: ENGINE OIL Vehicle maintenance indicator is controlled by the vehicle's on-board computer system. Maintenance is based on vehicle operation. The service indicator will display the following messages: "A SERVICE" = minor service or "B SERVICE" = major service. REPLACE: ENGINE OIL FILTER Vehicle maintenance indicator is controlled by the vehicle's on-board computer system. Maintenance is based on vehicle operation. The service indicator will display the following messages: "A SERVICE" = minor service or "B SERVICE" = major service. RESET: FSS DISPLAY Vehicle maintenance indicator is controlled by the vehicle's on-board computer system. Maintenance is based on vehicle operation. The service indicator will display the following messages: "A SERVICE" = minor service or "B SERVICE" = major service.
  • TEST DRIVE
 
CHARLI T. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/8/2021

2012 Volkswagen Beetle

Volkswagen Beetle

Mileage
95,996
Service Date
4/6/2021
Services Performed
  • AIR CLEANER ELEMENT – Remove & Replace – In-Line5
  • CABIN AIR FILTER – Remove & Replace – All Applicable Models
  • PERFORM LUBE, OIL, AND FILTER CHANGE
  • SPARK PLUGS – Remove & Replace – In-Line5
  • TEST DRIVE
  • TRANSMISSION – Drain & Fill
 
RANDY J. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/7/2021

2009 Volkswagen Tiguan

Volkswagen Tiguan

Mileage
122,423
Service Date
3/25/2021
Services Performed
  • -Brake fluid contaminated. Recommending flush.
  • HEADLAMP BULB – Remove & Replace – Halogen,One Side,Both
  • PERFORM LUBE, OIL, AND FILTER CHANGE
  • TEST DRIVE
 
RAYMOND H. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/31/2021

2005 Mercedes-Benz C230

Mercedes-Benz C230

Mileage
143,657
Service Date
3/8/2021
Services Performed
  • HEADLAMP ASSEMBLY – Adjustment – Two
  • INSPECT: AXLE BALL JOINTS & RUBBER BUSHINGS Vehicle maintenance indicator is controlled by the vehicle's on-board computer system. Maintenance is based on vehicle operation. The service indicator will display the following messages: "A SERVICE" = minor service or "B SERVICE" = major service. INSPECT: BATTERY Vehicle maintenance indicator is controlled by the vehicle's on-board computer system. Maintenance is based on vehicle operation. The service indicator will display the following messages: "A SERVICE" = minor service or "B SERVICE" = major service. Check battery condition using "Midtronics MCR 717" tester. INSPECT: BATTERY FLUID LEVEL Vehicle maintenance indicator is controlled by the vehicle's on-board computer system. Maintenance is based on vehicle operation. The service indicator will display the following messages: "A SERVICE" = minor service or "B SERVICE" = major service. INSPECT: BRAKE SYSTEM Vehicle maintenance indicator is controlled by the vehicle's on-board computer system. Maintenance is based on vehicle operation. The service indicator will display the following messages: "A SERVICE" = minor service or "B SERVICE" = major service. INSPECT: CATCH, SAFETY CATCH AND HINGES ON ENGINE HOOD Vehicle maintenance indicator is controlled by the vehicle's on-board computer system. Maintenance is based on vehicle operation. The service indicator will display the following messages: "A SERVICE" = minor service or "B SERVICE" = major service. INSPECT: CHASSIS' BODY NUTS & BOLTS Vehicle maintenance indicator is controlled by the vehicle's on-board computer system. Maintenance is based on vehicle operation. The service indicator will display the following messages: "A SERVICE" = minor service or "B SERVICE" = major service. INSPECT: FLUID LEVELS Vehicle maintenance indicator is controlled by the vehicle's on-board computer system. Maintenance is based on vehicle operation. The service indicator will display the following messages: "A SERVICE" = minor service or "B SERVICE" = major service. INSPECT: LEAKAGE Vehicle maintenance indicator is controlled by the vehicle's on-board computer system. Maintenance is based on vehicle operation. The service indicator will display the following messages: "A SERVICE" = minor service or "B SERVICE" = major service. INSPECT: PARKING BRAKE Vehicle maintenance indicator is controlled by the vehicle's on-board computer system. Maintenance is based on vehicle operation. The service indicator will display the following messages: "A SERVICE" = minor service or "B SERVICE" = major service. Function test only. INSPECT: POLY-V-BELT Vehicle maintenance indicator is controlled by the vehicle's on-board computer system. Maintenance is based on vehicle operation. The service indicator will display the following messages: "A SERVICE" = minor service or "B SERVICE" = major service. INSPECT: SEAT BELTS Vehicle maintenance indicator is controlled by the vehicle's on-board computer system. Maintenance is based on vehicle operation. The service indicator will display the following messages: "A SERVICE" = minor service or "B SERVICE" = major service. Check for damage and proper function. INSPECT: STEERING SYSTEM Vehicle maintenance indicator is controlled by the vehicle's on-board computer system. Maintenance is based on vehicle operation. The […]

2005 Volkswagen GTI

Volkswagen GTI

Mileage
146,694
Service Date
3/12/2021
Services Performed
  • -After repair cooling system is holding pressure.
  • -After repair, hard start issue has subsided.
  • -Pressure tested cooling system. -Found main leak coming from a cracked expansion tank. -Recommending replacing expansion tank then rechecking for any additional leaks.
  • TEST DRIVE
  • -Timing belt is splitting. Recommending replacing timing belt with water pump as soon as possible. -Passenger outer tie rod boot torn. Recommending replacement. -Passenger wheel bearing loose. Recommending replacement. -Driver front lower ball joint loose. Recommending repair. -Check engine light active. -Traction control light on.
  • -Vehicle started up without hesitation. -Scanned vehicle. -Several faults stored. -Cleared faults and drove. Only fault that returned was for bank one side one oxygen sensor. Suspect sensor is worn and in need of replacement. -Checked vehicle temperature with scan tool after sitting for 45 minutes. Vehicle stated engine was still 100 degrees C. -Removed sensor and cooled down with cold water. Plugged sensor back in and vehicle still stated 81 degrees C. -Plugged in known good sensor and readings dropped to 30-40 degrees immediately. -If vehicle thinks its warm on cold starts it will deliver the wrong amount of fuel and cause hard starting issues. -Recommending replacing sensor as first step then rechecking.
 
LEROY K. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/12/2021