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    8:30AM - 6:00PM

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4431 Lucksinger Lane Austin, TX 78745

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G.A. Automotive, Austin's Best Auto Repair Services

shop imageSince 1990, G.A. Automotive has provided the Austin area with five-star auto repair. Our goal is to offer top-notch auto repair services available at affordable prices. Call today to schedule an appointment at 512-444-7005 or come by the shop at 4431 Lucksinger Lane.

Convenient and Fast

We know your time is important. That's why we are conveniently located near you in Austin, TX. Most truck or car maintenance services can be performed while you wait. Many repairs can be completed the same day. Difficult or easy, our mechanics will get your auto repairs done quickly and get you back on the road in a jiffy. Call today to schedule an appointment at 512-444-7005.

How Much Will It Cost?

We will provide you with a straight-forward estimate before beginning any repairs. Ask us about options to keep auto repair cost low or discuss upgrades with one of our mechanics to keep your car running at peak performance. We stand behind all of our work with a guarantee you can take to the bank.

We Can Handle It

We provide the Austin area with reliable, affordable automotive maintenance and repair services. You'll be hard-pressed to find the same level of professionalism and service that our auto mechanics provide! Our certified technicians and highly trained auto repair specialists provide the best service in Austin on domestic and import cars and trucks of all types.

Call today to schedule an appointment at 512-444-7005 or email us.

Discover What We Do!

Car & Truck Care, Electronic Services, Electrical Services, General Services, Heating and Cooling Services, Engine & Transmission, Miscellaneous Services, Towing, Transmission Services, and Undercar Services


    4 x 4 Repair
    A/C Service
    Auto Repair
    Brake Service
    Car Care
    Domestic Repair
    Engine Services
    General Services
    Undercar Services

    Vehicle Tips

    According to recent studies, 5 percent of all motor vehicle fatalities are clearly caused by automobile maintenance neglect.

    The cooling system should be completely flushed and refilled about every 24 months. The level, condition, and concentration of coolant should be checked. (A 50/50 mix of anti-freeze and water is usually recommended.)

    Never remove the radiator cap until the engine has thoroughly cooled. The tightness and condition of drive belts, clamps and hoses should be checked by a pro.

    Change your oil and oil filter as specified in your manual, or more often (every 3,000 miles) if you make frequent short jaunts, extended trips with lots of luggage or tow a trailer.

    Replace other filters (air, fuel, PCV, etc.) as recommended, or more often in dusty conditions. Get engine drivability problems (hard stops, rough idling, stalling, diminished power, etc.) corrected at a good shop.

    A dirty windshield causes eye fatigue and can pose a safety hazard. Replace worn blades and get plenty of windshield washer solvent.

    Have your tires rotated about every 5,000 miles. Check tire pressures once a month; let the tires cool down first. Don't forget your spare and be sure your jack is in good condition.

    Check your owner's manual to find out what fuel octane rating your car's engine needs then buy it.

    Keep your tires inflated to the proper levels. Under-inflated tires make it harder for your car to move down the road, which means your engine uses more fuel to maintain speed.

    Lighten the load. Heavier vehicles use more fuel, so clean out unnecessary weight in the passenger compartment or trunk before you hit the road.

    Use the A/C sparingly. The air conditioner puts extra load on the engine forcing more fuel to be used.

    Keep your windows closed. Wide-open windows, especially at highway speeds, increase aerodynamic drag and the result is up to a 10% decrease in fuel economy.

    Avoid long idling. If you anticipate being stopped for more than one minute, shut off the car. Contrary to popular belief, restarting the car uses less fuel than letting it idle.

    Stay within posted speed limits. The faster you drive, the more fuel you use. For example, driving at 65 miles per hour (mph) rather than 55 mph, increases fuel consumption by 20 percent.

    Use cruise control. Using cruise control on highway trips can help you maintain a constant speed and, in most cases, reduce your fuel consumption.

    Keep your engine tuned. A fouled spark plug or plugged/restricted fuel injector can reduce fuel efficiency as much as 30 percent.

    Inspect the engine's belts regularly. Look for cracks or missing sections or segments. Worn belts will affect the engine performance.

    Have the fuel filter changed every 10,000 miles to prevent rust, dirt and other impurities from entering the fuel system.

    Change the transmission fluid and filter every 15,000 to 18,000 miles. This will protect the precision-crafted components of the transmission/transaxle.

    Inspect the suspension system regularly. This will extend the life of the vehicle's tires.

    What Our Customers

    Are Saying

    Antares and his team of technicians are always professional. I have been using their services for over 20 years. They do it all, always reasonable prices and they always stand by their work. I can honestly say that without their services, I would have paid a lot more than necessary. Best team of auto technicians in South Austin.
    , 01/05/2021

    Amazing customer service - was 30 minutes before closing time and I needed an emergency battery replacement for very corroded terminals. I bought my battery at O'Reilly's who recommended GA's since they couldn't get it off. While the place is not flashy they have the right equipment, knowledge, and caring - and the price was fair. Thanks Antares!
    , 09/17/2019
    Car & Truck Care, near Austin, TX
    , 05/01/2019
    Antares is kind and honest. He does what he can to help find what is wrong with your vehicle without trying trying to push other work you may not necessarily need at that time. My car was a challenge to find the issue but we ended up solving the issue!
    , 02/23/2019
    I could not be more pleased with this shop. They were honest and very helpful in explaining what went wrong with my Mazda 3. I was prepared to pay far more than I did, but they found the problem and it was relatively minor. Antares, the owner, is an honest intelligent man.
    , 03/01/2020
    I've been using this shop for over 12 years. Great work. Excellent customer service.
    , 02/03/2019

    G.A. Automotive

    4431 Lucksinger Lane,
    Austin, TX 78745

    Car Care Aware