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Welcome to Dando's Automotive,
a family-owned auto repair shop in Fremont, CA!

We serve the Fremont, Union City, Newark, Hayward, Pleasanton and Milpitas areas.

Dando's Automotive offers 35+ years of industry experience, using the latest technology to quickly and accurately pinpoint your vehicle’s needs. The licensed technicians at our Fremont, CA-based auto repair company have the highest level of ASE certification. Our services include Auto Repair, Classic Car Restoration (with a special niche for Datsun 240Z, 260Z, 280Z and 280ZX), and Fleet Maintenance. Dando’s Auto maintains your factory warranty. We are always happy to help.

Dando's Automotive knows our reputation is riding on your wheels. Customer service is a priority for us. We know auto repair in Fremont offers you lots of choices. We aim to provide the kind of caring customer service that is important to you and your family.

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About Dando's Automotive Fremont, CA

Dando's Automotive has been a part of Fremont, CA since 1995 when it first opened with a focus on the auto racing world and Datsuns Z cars. In the early 2000’s current owners Ken and Ann purchased Dando’s Automotive Services. Ken brought many years of experience, specific to auto repair and classic car restoration, to Dando’s. Our staff is seasoned, experienced and has had the pleasure of servicing, repairing and restoring all types of vehicles. Give us a call to make an appointment (510) 659-7900

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REPAIRS

DATSUN Z

RESTORATION

Recently Serviced Vehicles

2017 Chevrolet Corvette

Chevrolet Corvette

Mileage
20,088
Service Date
5/24/2022
Services Performed
  • Perform visual inspection of the vehicle.Remove and Replace Motor Oil and Oil Filter, Lube Chassis where applicable, Check tire pressure and all Fluid Levels
  • Hazardous Waste Disposal Fee (Cal)
 
Vic A. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/24/2022

2006 Chevrolet Corvette

Chevrolet Corvette

Mileage
215,981
Service Date
5/12/2022
Services Performed
  • Diagnose engine performance
  • RADIATOR – Remove & Replace – [Includes: R&I Air Conditioning Condenser; recover, evacuate and recharge Air Conditioning System.]
  • THERMOSTAT – Remove & Replace
  • COOLING SYSTEM – Flush
  • COOLING SYSTEM – Reverse Clean & Flush – [DOES NOT include R&R Thermostat and Hoses.]
  • SURGE TANK HOSE – Remove & Replace – Both – [Includes: R&I Radiator Support.]
  • RADIATOR HOSE – Remove & Replace – Base Lower
  • HEATER HOSES – Remove & Replace – All – [NOTE: Deduct 0.2 when used in conjunction with Radiator Hose(s) – R&R.]
  • Inspect the vehicle for electrical malfunctions and make recomendations for repair.
 
Shaun M. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/20/2022

2011 Toyota Highlander

Toyota Highlander

Mileage
136,689
Service Date
4/8/2022
Services Performed
  • Perform visual inspection of the vehicle.Remove and Replace Motor Oil and Oil Filter, Lube Chassis where applicable, Check tire pressure and all Fluid Levels
  • Hazardous Waste Disposal Fee (Cal)
 
Sam A. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/18/2022

2007 Toyota Camry

Toyota Camry

Mileage
199,843
Service Date
3/18/2022
Services Performed
  • Perform visual inspection of the vehicle.Remove and Replace Motor Oil and Oil Filter, Lube Chassis where applicable, Check tire pressure and all Fluid Levels
  • Hazardous Waste Disposal Fee (Cal)
  • Hazardous Waste Disposal Fee (Cal)
  • Inspect hoses and clamps. Pressure test cooling system. Drain and refill with new Coolant.
  • Remove and reinstall four wheels and rear brake drums to inspect brake condition. Inspect entire system for leaks.
  • Rotate tires front to back or criss cross as required for best tire wear.
 
Latha S. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/29/2022

2010 Subaru Legacy

Subaru Legacy

Mileage
193,415
Service Date
3/23/2022
Services Performed
  • Remove and Replace Motor Oil and Oil Filter, Lube Chassis where applicable, Check tire pressure and all Fluid Levels
  • Hazardous Waste Disposal Fee (Cal)
 
Danny E. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/26/2022

2015 Toyota Tacoma

Toyota Tacoma

Mileage
63,695
Service Date
3/16/2022
Services Performed
  • Perform visual inspection of the vehicle.Remove and Replace Motor Oil and Oil Filter, Lube Chassis where applicable, Check tire pressure and all Fluid Levels
  • Hazardous Waste Disposal Fee (Cal)
 
Caroline B. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/26/2022

2015 RAM 1500

RAM 1500

Mileage
140,706
Service Date
3/4/2022
Services Performed
  • Remove transmission pan, remove and replace transmission filter. replace transmission pan with new gasket (if required) Fill with new transmission fluid.
  • Hazardous Waste Disposal Fee (Cal)
 
Hector M. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/26/2022

2013 Audi Q5

Audi Q5

Mileage
113,866
Service Date
3/8/2022
Services Performed
  • Inspect the vehicle for a cooling system leak & advise.
  • Engine trouble codes U111300 function limitation due to received malfunction value P261C00 coolant pump B control circuit low P227900 intake air system leak P043100 camshaft position sensor circuit range performance P119A00 Fuel pressure sensor G247 malfunction P042000 catalyst system bank 1 efficiency below threshold P030000random cylinder misfire detected P030200 cylinder 2 misfire P045600 EVAP control small leak detected P218700 system too lean at idle BK1 P261C00 coolant pump B control circuit low is a hard fault code
  • MAIN WATER PUMP – Remove & Replace – In-Line4
 
Mike T. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/25/2022

2008 Ford Crown Victoria

Ford Crown Victoria

Mileage
164,120
Service Date
12/28/2021
Services Performed
  • DIFFERENTIAL PINION BEARING – Remove & Replace
 
Thomas R. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/25/2022

2014 Dodge Challenger

Dodge Challenger

Mileage
143,598
Service Date
12/22/2021
Services Performed
  • Removed valve cover found bad lifter cylinder #5 exhaust recommend all lifters & camshaft replacement Note: These engines have problems with the valve seats falling out of the cylinder heads customer advised
  • CAMSHAFT – Remove & Replace – V8 – [Includes: R&I Cylinder Heads. Includes: R&I Oil Pan. Includes: R&I Timing Chains.] – [Includes: Replace Lifters and Valves (where applicable).]
  • Perform visual inspection of the vehicle.Remove and Replace Motor Oil and Oil Filter, Lube Chassis where applicable, Check tire pressure and all Fluid Levels
  • Hazardous Waste Disposal Fee (Cal)
 
Megan S. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/11/2022

2015 Volkswagen Jetta

Volkswagen Jetta

Mileage
58,598
Service Date
1/6/2022
Services Performed
  • noise diagnosis and slight vibration when driving in gear.
  • Note disassemble and inspect only
  • (Combination) – CLUTCH RELEASE BEARING – Remove & Replace Diesel
  • CONTROL ARM – Remove & Replace – Standard Trans Lower,One Side – [DOES NOT include alignment.]
 
Stacy H. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/6/2022

2014 Ford Escape

Ford Escape

Mileage
51,022
Service Date
12/7/2021
Services Performed
  • Remove old battery clean connections and mounting aera,reinstall new battery in reverse order..
 
Debroah C. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/23/2021