We’re quite proud of our accomplishments

At Bockman’s Auto Car, we work hard to make sure that our service center is the best in DeKalb County. It’s something we’ve been working on now for over 55 years. And we try to make — and keep — our business the service center that thousands of satisfied customers keep coming back to.

So we’re proud of our accomplishments and awards. Not because they are something to hang on the wall but because each one represents the hard work our team has put in to make sure every customer experience is as perfect as it can be.

AAA Approved Auto Repair AAA has screened Bockman’s Auto Care for reliability, honesty, fair pricing, cleanliness, training of staff, that we stand behind the repairs we perform, and that we will assist AAA member in the event of a dispute regarding those repairs. We provide reliable, high-quality service performed by ASE certified or manufacturer certified technicians. And we’re obligated to perform repairs and such services which comply to industry standards.

Daily Chronicle Reader’s Choice Winner For the past 10 years, readers of the DeKalb Daily Chronicle have voted Bockman’s Auto Care as a superior provider of service to our customers. It’s one of our proudest accomplishments, not only because it’s the positive opinions and feelings about our shop, but because we’ve won this award for an amazing 10 years in a row. Thank you to everyone in the DeKalb County area who voted for us!

NAPA Gold Certified AutoCare Center NAPA Gold Certified Auto Care Centers, such as Bockman’s Auto Care, place a higher emphasis on Autotech training and ASE Certifications. Better workmanship allows us to offer their customers the NAPA Peace Of Mind 36/36 National Warranty, with an enhanced local labor coverage. Offering such a great warranty gives our customers confidence that they’ve chosen a shop that has been recognized as the very best by the National Automotive Parts Association.

NAPA Shop of the Year Each year, NAPA AUTO PARTS, NAPA AutoCare, and the National Institute of Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) recognize the top achievers in the NAPA system and the industry with the NAPA AutoCare Center of the Year Award. The winning repair shop demonstrate superior business practices, show a commitment to customer service and training, and supports their local  community.

NAPA AutoCare Center NAPA AutoCare is the largest network of independent mechanics in North America. Every repair at Bockman’s Auto Care includes a free NAPA AutoCare Peace of Mind Warranty that covers parts and labor for 36 months or 36,000 miles and is honored at every location nationwide. This means, no matter where you are, if you have any trouble with a covered repair we’ll take care of it at no extra charge.

ASE Certified Technicians The National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) is a professional certification group that certifies professionals and shops in the automotive repair and service industry in the United States and parts of Canada. ASE tests and certifies automotive professionals in all major technical areas of repair and service. With more than 300,000 currently certified professionals, the ASE program is national in scope and has industry-wide acceptance and recognition. By passing difficult, national tests, ASE certified technicians prove their technical competence.


Our latest announcements & articles

An educated customer is our best customer! But sometimes we share things that are fun, entertaining, and give you a glimpse into the culture and uniqueness of Bockman’s Auto Care. We’re adding things almost every day, so be sure to take a look now — and come back again to see what’s new. Here’s our three latest posts or view our entire, searchable library.

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