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Welcome to Mike and Sons Automotive, Inc.!

If you’re looking for auto repair in downtown Sacramento, CA, look no further than Mike and Sons Automotive, Inc.! We work hard to earn your trust and loyalty. We know how important it is to find a Sacramento auto repair and service shop you can rely on, so your satisfaction is our top priority. We stand by our work 100%!

 

Why Choose Mike and Sons Automotive, Inc.?

  • Every job is personal: We take the time to explain every job and keep you involved in the process by sending you photos and text messages. We offer a FREE courtesy check on every vehicle, so you can be informed on the overall health of your car. Your safety is our priority!
  • Experienced technicians: Our professional automotive service offers you years of combined expertise from our well-trained technicians. Our technicians are ASE-certified and constantly continuing their training on the latest technology. We know our team sets us apart, saving you time and money, not to mention worry.
  • Quality parts: Not all parts are created equal. We pride ourselves in installing only the highest quality materials and parts, which we warranty for 2 years/24,000 miles. We also have top of the line equipment and tools to keep up with changing vehicles and technology and to make sure the job gets done right the first time.

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About Mike and Sons Automotive, Inc.

Sacramento, CA

Norm Madison opened Advanced Tire Services and Auto Repair in 1992 with the goal of serving the downtown Sacramento community. Norm retired in 2019 and Mike Spellman, an automotive technician since 1992, took over the ownership of the shop and renamed it to Mike and Sons Automotive, Inc. in honor of his three sons. Mike’s philosophy is to do whatever it takes to be the best automotive repair shop in downtown and to have his customers have a great experience.

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

Recently Serviced Vehicles

2014 Hyundai Elantra

Hyundai Elantra

Mileage
99,340
Service Date
1/18/2022
Services Performed
  • ENGINE OIL-DRAIN AND REPLACE ENGINE OIL FILTER-REMOVE AND REPLACE VISUAL BRAKE INSPECTION & TIRE ROTATION BASED ON TIRE CONDITION MAINTENANCE REMINDER LIGHT-RESET (IF EQUIPPED) MIDTOWN ELITE INSPECTION
  • MIDTOWN ELITE MULTI-POINT INSPECTION 49 POINT VEHICLE INSPECTION.
  • CHECK AND ADJUST TIRE PRESSURE TO OEM SPECIFICATIONS.
  • CHECK & ADJUST SPARE TIRE CONDITION and SET TO OEM PRESSURE. Not equipped
 
Daisy R. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/18/2022

2010 Honda Element

Honda Element

Mileage
143,949
Service Date
1/14/2022
Services Performed
  • Performed diagnosis per customer concern MIL on, retrieved P2422 EVAP system vent valve stuck closed Performed inspection per DTC P2422 found canister vent valve restricted with leaves, recommend replace canister purge valve, canister vent valve and recheck engine performance, recommend keep vehicle overnight to be able to drive vehicle and set PCM monitors.
  • CHECK AND ADJUST TIRE PRESSURE TO OEM SPECIFICATIONS.
  • CHECK & ADJUST SPARE TIRE CONDITION and SET TO OEM PRESSURE.
  • Replaced purge solenoid and vent valve, unable to perform test drive, vehicle is running out of fuel. Performed EVAP performance test with scan tool, EVAP system passed performance test.
  • EVAPORATION CONTROL CANISTER – Remove & Replace
 
Peter S. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/14/2022

2004 Pontiac Bonneville

Pontiac Bonneville

Mileage
151,494
Service Date
1/11/2022
Services Performed
  • Tech Notes: Performed diagnosis per customer concern MIL on, retrieved P0300 Engine misfire detected P0420 catalyst efficiency low bank 1 P0446 EVAP vent control problem P0463 fuel level sensor circuit high / open Performed diagnosis per DTC P0300 engine Random misfire found misfire counters at cylinder 1 and 2 , performed compression test, gauge measured 150 psi cylinder 1 , 160 psi cylinder 2 , swapping ignition coil from cylinder 1 at cylinder 6 , verify misfire followed to cylinder 6 , and ignition coil from cylinder 2 to cylinder 8 , misfire followed to cylinder 8 , suspecting ignition coils and spark plugs failure ( spark plugs are worn and gap is out of spec's ) Recommend replace spark plugs, 2 ignition coils, perform fuel induction system service per maintenance, and recheck. Performed smoke test found minor leak from valve cover gaskets and intake manifold gasket spacer between intake manifold and throttle body assembly, recommend replace the valve cover gaskets and intake manifold gasket spacer and recheck. Performed inspection per DTC P0446 found purge solenoid leaking, ( does not hold vacuum ) and vent solenoid full of dust, recommend replace the purge solenoid, vent solenoid and recheck. P0420 performed inspection per customer concern, verify mode $6 data catalytic converter failed test, unable to keep on testing due to engine misfire. Engine misfire must be eliminated first and reevaluate catalytic converter condition. Performed inspection per DTC P0463 found fuel level sensor has erratic readings while driving. Suspecting fuel level sensor failure. Recommend replace fuel sending unit and recheck. Customer declined all repair at this time.
  • CHECK AND ADJUST TIRE PRESSURE TO OEM SPECIFICATIONS.
  • CHECK & ADJUST SPARE TIRE CONDITION and SET TO OEM PRESSURE.
  • SPARK PLUGS – Remove & Replace – V8
 
Jaylen P. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/13/2022

2004 Ford Expedition

Ford Expedition

Mileage
451,304
Service Date
1/7/2022
Services Performed
  • Performed diagnosis per customer concern, engine crank won't start, performed ignition spark test , found ignition coil delivered spark too spark plugs Performed fuel pressure test KOEC , fuel gauge measured 10 psi , OE fuel pressure spec's should be 55psi key on engine off Verify voltage too fuel pump, multimeter measured 12.3 volts KOEO. Suspecting fuel pump assembly failure, recommend Replace fuel pump assembly module and fuel filter. And recheck Retrieved DTCs from PCM found B1601 passive anti theft system (PATS) received incorrect key code transponder. P0442 EVAP system leak detected P0456 EVAP system very small leak detected P0171 system too lean B1 P0306 cylinder 6 misfire Fuel pump replacement do not covered DTCs, or any other issues At this time.
  • CHECK AND ADJUST TIRE PRESSURE TO OEM SPECIFICATIONS.
  • CHECK & ADJUST SPARE TIRE CONDITION and SET TO OEM PRESSURE.
 
Dominic S. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/9/2022

2016 Honda Fit

Honda Fit

Mileage
24,775
Service Date
1/5/2022
Services Performed
  • ENGINE OIL-DRAIN AND REPLACE ENGINE OIL FILTER-REMOVE AND REPLACE VISUAL BRAKE INSPECTION & TIRE ROTATION BASED ON TIRE CONDITION MAINTENANCE REMINDER LIGHT-RESET (IF EQUIPPED) MIDTOWN ELITE INSPECTION
  • MIDTOWN ELITE MULTI-POINT INSPECTION. 49 POINT VEHICLE INSPECTION
  • CHECK AND ADJUST TIRE PRESSURE TO SPECIFICATIONS.
  • CHECK & ADJUST SPARE TIRE CONDITION and PRESSURE.
 
Mikel S. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/5/2022

2017 Mazda 6

Mazda 6

Mileage
29,708
Service Date
12/29/2021
Services Performed
  • ENGINE OIL-DRAIN AND REPLACE ENGINE OIL FILTER-REMOVE AND REPLACE VISUAL BRAKE INSPECTION & TIRE ROTATION BASED ON TIRE CONDITION MAINTENANCE REMINDER LIGHT-RESET (IF EQUIPPED) MIDTOWN ELITE INSPECTION
  • MIDTOWN ELITE MULTI-POINT INSPECTION. 49 POINT VEHICLE INSPECTION
  • CHECK AND ADJUST TIRE PRESSURE TO SPECIFICATIONS.
  • CHECK & ADJUST SPARE TIRE CONDITION and PRESSURE.
 
Grant B. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/30/2021

2015 Audi Q3 Quattro

Audi Q3 Quattro

Mileage
50,980
Service Date
12/29/2021
Services Performed
  • ENGINE OIL-DRAIN AND REPLACE ENGINE OIL FILTER-REMOVE AND REPLACE VISUAL BRAKE INSPECTION & TIRE ROTATION BASED ON TIRE CONDITION MAINTENANCE REMINDER LIGHT-RESET (IF EQUIPPED) MIDTOWN ELITE INSPECTION
  • MIDTOWN ELITE MULTI-POINT INSPECTION 49 POINT VEHICLE INSPECTION.
  • CHECK AND ADJUST TIRE PRESSURE TO OEM SPECIFICATIONS.
  • CHECK & ADJUST SPARE TIRE CONDITION and SET TO OEM PRESSURE.
 
Kathy S. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/29/2021

2007 Honda Pilot

Honda Pilot

Mileage
213,190
Service Date
12/23/2021
Services Performed
  • ENGINE OIL-DRAIN AND REPLACE ENGINE OIL FILTER-REMOVE AND REPLACE VISUAL BRAKE INSPECTION & TIRE ROTATION BASED ON TIRE CONDITION MAINTENANCE REMINDER LIGHT-RESET (IF EQUIPPED) MIDTOWN ELITE INSPECTION
  • MIDTOWN ELITE MULTI-POINT INSPECTION 49 POINT VEHICLE INSPECTION.
  • CHECK AND ADJUST TIRE PRESSURE TO OEM SPECIFICATIONS.
  • CHECK & ADJUST SPARE TIRE CONDITION and SET TO OEM PRESSURE.
 
Ben H. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/24/2021

2012 Honda Civic

Honda Civic

Mileage
119,180
Service Date
12/23/2021
Services Performed
  • REMOVE AND REPLACE HEAT SHIELD.
 
Paolo L. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/23/2021