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Since opening our doors in 1981, our team at Independent Vehicle Service has dedicated themselves to providing top-tier automotive repair and car maintenance services for all makes and models to the people of Albuquerque, NM, with a special focus on Subaru vehicles.

Our passion for excellence and commitment to quality have made us a favorite in the community, ensuring your beloved Subaru receives the care it deserves. If you need quality Subaru repairs, maintenance, inspections, or just want it to shine with our professional detailing services, give us a call today to schedule an appointment.

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Albuquerque’s Go-To Subaru Professionals

For over four decades, our experienced team has seen everything, including the many ups and downs of Subarus innovations and recalls. Our extensive experience and deep understanding of Subaru vehicles and their unique quirks truly set us apart, making us the go-to car repair shop for Subaru owners in New Mexico. Whether it's routine maintenance or complex repairs, our team is equipped to handle your needs with precision and care.

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Comprehensive Inspections

Every Subaru that rolls into our shop receives a thorough inspection to pinpoint any issues and prevent future problems. We believe in a proactive approach to car maintenance, ensuring your vehicle continues to perform at its best to save you money in the long run. Our detailed inspections cover everything from engine performance to safety features, giving you peace of mind on the road.

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Quality Subaru Repair and Maintenance Services

Subaru vehicles are known for their reliability and performance, but even the best need regular care. At Independent Vehicle Service, we offer a wide range of services to keep your Subaru in peak condition and rolling for decades:

Solving Common Subaru Issues

Even the most dependable car brands encounter problems, and Subaru is no exception having their fair share of recalls and common problems. Some of the common issues we address include:

  • Faulty Fuel Pumps: The 2020 recall of over 188,000 vehicles, including the Ascent, Impreza, Legacy, and Outback, highlighted the importance of promptly addressing potential engine stalling issues.

  • Engine Computer Issues: Overheating and short circuits can arise from malfunctioning engine computers, as seen in the 2019 recall affecting over 450,000 Subaru models.

  • Faulty Head Gaskets: A well-known issue among Subaru owners, leaking engine oil due to faulty head gaskets requires expert attention to prevent major engine damage.

Battery Drain Issues: Addressing the class-action lawsuits related to battery systems in models like the Outback and Ascent, we've honed our approach to diagnosing and solving battery drain problems effectively.

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Paint Protection Services

We don't just stop at repairs and maintenance. We offer comprehensive paint protection services to ensure your Subaru looks as good as it drives. From ceramic coatings to paint protection films (PPF), our detailing team works meticulously to protect your vehicle's showroom shine.

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Our Commitment To Excellence

Understanding the special attention Subaru vehicles require, we stand behind our work with a robust 36-month/36,000-mile warranty on all repairs. This commitment to quality and customer satisfaction ensures that you can trust us with your vehicle, knowing it's in capable hands.

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Driving Forward Together

We're a team of passionate, dedicated professionals committed to providing the best automotive repair and car maintenance services in Albuquerque. We cherish the trust the community has placed in Independent Vehicle Service since 1981 and look forward to continuing to serve Subaru owners with the same level of care and excellence.

If your Subaru needs professional attention, don't hesitate to give us a call. Let us take care of your vehicle so you can enjoy the journey ahead with confidence. Visit us today and experience the difference that genuine care makes.

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