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Welcome to Patterson Brothers Automotive,
your car service in Colorado Springs, CO!

If you’re looking for auto repair in Colorado Springs, CO, you’ve found us. Here at Patterson Brothers Automotive we work hard to earn your trust and loyalty. We know how important it is to find a Colorado Springs car service you can rely on, so your satisfaction is our top priority each and every day.

Here at Patterson Brothers Automotive we understand what makes customer service truly outstanding. You will feel the difference exceptional customer care makes when you work with us. We know auto repair in Colorado Springs offers you lots of choices, and we aim to provide the kind of caring customer service that will bring you back.

Our professional automotive service offers you years of combined expertise from our well-trained technicians. We treat our auto repair professionals well because we value their skill and can-do attitude. We know our team sets us apart, saving you time and money, not to mention worry. When it comes to auto repair in Colorado Springs, we are totally confident that Patterson Brothers Automotive is the best option in town!

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About Patterson Brothers Automotive Colorado Springs, CO

SERVICING CARS FOR OVER 30 YEARS!

Patterson Brothers Automotive was started in 2007, but our automotive service roots run deeper than that.

Patterson Brothers Automotive is operated by Bill Patterson. Bill started working on cars with his dad and fortified his hobby when he took an automotive shop class in high school. After serving four years in the United States Marine Corps, Bill began working on industrial equipment and eventually moved on to be a mechanic for an Indy car racing team. In 2002, Bill began working on passenger cars, which eventually led him to start Patterson Brothers Automotive with his brother, Jared.

Patterson Brothers Automotive believes that the best customer service is based on integrity and honesty, and we strive to treat each customer as if they are the only customer.

Patterson Brothers Automotive services all makes and models, including diesels. If you have any questions or would like to book an appointment, please give us a call today!

The Absolute Best Car Service in Colorado Springs, CO

What sets Patterson Brothers Automotive apart from all of the others in Colorado Springs, CO?

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in Colorado Springs, CO, it’s all about earning loyalty and trust by doing our very best every day. We are determined to earn and keep your trust.

Talent: At Patterson Brothers Automotive, you can rest easy knowing that our highly-skilled, experienced auto service professionals are handling your car. Our technicians bring years of experience, skill, and education to the Colorado Springs auto repair table.

Time: We take the time we need to provide you with top quality car service in Colorado Springs, CO, and we take the time to talk to you about what that means. We listen to you so we understand your needs and goals for your auto repair.

Recently Serviced Vehicles

2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Jeep Grand Cherokee

Mileage
189,790
Service Date
6/2/2021
Services Performed
  • Scanned vehicle systems for fault codes. Found fault codes P0016 – crankshaft / camshaft timing bank 1 shaft 1 misalignment, C1562 – ride height air pump control – over heat, B104A-2A – memory switch input, B157B – satellite region mismatch, U0231 – lost communication with light rain sensing module and B1A10 – remote keyless entry. All codes were historical. Cleared codes and will have customer drive vehicle and bring back if codes return.
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check air filter and breather filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Preform basic safety inspection.
  • Reset Oil Change / Maintenance Reminder
 
Shelby L. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/2/2021

2017 RAM 1500

RAM 1500

Mileage
99,531
Service Date
5/20/2021
Services Performed
  • Install Customer Supplied Exhaust Manifolds.
  • Removed 3 broken off studs from cylinder heads. 2 on the right side and 1 from the left side.
  • Replaced left side exhaust manifold. Test drove and verified repair.
  • Replaced right side exhaust manifold. Test drove vehicle and verified repair.
 
Eric K. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/24/2021

2004 Mazda 6

Mazda 6

Mileage
213,647
Service Date
4/8/2021
Services Performed
  • Flushed out power steering system. Refilled to proper level. Added power steering conditioner. Test drove and verified power steering operation.
  • Inspected vehicle and got it to start with accelerator pedal depressed to the floor. Engine had heavy gasoline build up. Found air filter dirty and needs to be replaced. Spark plugs are over gaped. Recommend replacing spark plugs. Vehicle may have misfire. Will need to replace spark plugs first. Engine oil and filter are due to be replaced. Power steering is dirty and needs to be service. Rear disc brake pads are below 1mm remaining and rotors are below minimum thickness. Recommend replacing rear disc brake pads and rotors. Front disc brake rotors have rust build up. Will need to clean rust from front rotors. Vehicle battery is weak and needs to be replaced. Both front CV axles have torn boot. Recommend replacing both front CV axles.
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check air filter and breather filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Preform basic safety inspection.
  • Replaced left front CV axle assembly. Test drove vehicle and verified repair.
  • Replaced rear disc brake pads and rotors. Test drove vehicle and verified repair.
  • Replaced right front CV axle assembly. Test drove vehicle and verified repair.
  • Replaced spark plugs and 3 of the ignition coil connectors due to the connectors being heat cracked. After replacing spark plugs and connectors found Ignition coils 1, 3, and 5 intermittently misfiring. Replaced ignition coil 1, 3 and 5.. test drove vehicle and verified repairs.
 
Gavin B. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/29/2021

2006 Chevrolet TrailBlazer

Chevrolet TrailBlazer

Mileage
177,826
Service Date
4/2/2021
Services Performed
  • Inspected vehicle and found battery cables not making contact with battery. Attached battery cable correctly to battery. Vehicle now starts.
  • Inspected vehicle ignition system. verified power and ground to ignition. Power and ground are present. Found lock control solenoid intermittently not operating and releasing ignition lock cylinder to go into the key release position. Removed cover from floor shifter and tested park interlock solenoid. Shift interlock responds to brake pedal being depressed but will intermittently not send voltage to ignition switch to release key. Recommend replacing shift interlock solenoid.
  • Inspected vehicle. Found left front lower rear control arm bushing has come apart and has excessive movement. Recommend replacing both lower control arm bushings. Left tie rod lock nut was loose. Threads on inner and outer tie rod are damaged. Vehicle is unsafe to drive in this condition. Recommend replacing left front inner and outer tie rods and realigning vehicle. Rear disc brake pads are at or below 1 mm remaining and rotors are below minimum thickness. Recommend replacing rear disc brake pads and rotors. Engine air filter is dirty and needs to be replaced. Engine oil and filter is due to be replaced.
  • Replaced Shift interlock solenoid. Verified shift lever operation. Verified key release lock solenoid is operating as designed.
 
Branden S. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/29/2021

2007 Nissan Murano

Nissan Murano

Mileage
142,705
Service Date
3/23/2021
Services Performed
  • Install Customer Supplied Air Filter
  • Install Customer Supplied Rear Wiper Blade.
  • Replaced battery. Cleared fault codes. Test drove vehicle. No fault codes returned at this time.
  • Replaced fuel pump module. Test drove and verified repair. Fuel gauge working as designed.
  • Replaced right side sending unit. Verified fuel gauge operation.
  • Replaced spark plugs and coil boots. Requires removal of upper intake. Replaced upper intake gasket. Repaired 2 dry rotted vacuum lines at intake manifold. Cleaned throttle body during reassembly. Test drove vehicle and verified repair.
  • Vehicle has fault codes P1564 – ASCD switch voltage signal out of range and P0463 – fuel level sensor circuit signal high / open. Vehicle has a very slow crank. Charged battery the tested starting and charging system. Battery will not hold the proper charge. State of health is 5%. Cold cranking amps is 400cca out of 650cca at 60 degrees. Recommend replacing battery.
 
April J. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/23/2021

2014 Ford Edge

Ford Edge

Mileage
39,408
Service Date
2/26/2021
Services Performed
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check air filter and breather filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Preform basic safety inspection.
 
Barbara C. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/27/2021

2005 Ford Expedition

Ford Expedition

Mileage
174,819
Service Date
2/12/2021
Services Performed
  • Replaced power brake booster. Test drove vehicle and verified repair.
  • Replaced serpentine accessory drive belt. Test drove vehicle and verified repair.
  • Test drove vehicle and confirmed customer concern. Inspected vehicle and found power brake booster leaking vacuum when applying brakes. Recommend replacing power brake booster. Serpentine belt is dry cracking and needs to be replaced soon. Vehicle has a driver side exhaust leak on cold start up.
 
Ariel E. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/18/2021

2014 Chevrolet Cruze

Chevrolet Cruze

Mileage
80,841
Service Date
2/15/2021
Services Performed
  • Replace left front window regulator with customer supplied parts.
 
Eugene F. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/17/2021

2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Jeep Grand Cherokee

Mileage
184,741
Service Date
1/29/2021
Services Performed
  • Did not find valve cover gaskets leaking. Engine oil is leaking from damaged timing cover and upper oil pan.
  • Inspected vehicle and scanned for fault codes. Found fault codes P0016 – Crank angle incorrect and P0128 – thermostat threshold below operating temperature. Recommend start with replacing harmonic balancer and timing cover then test drive vehicle to see if any fault codes return.
  • Inspected vehicle and verified customer concern. Found harmonic balancer has made contact with timing cover and upper oil pan. The harmonic balancer is coming apart and is rotating at an angle. Recommend to start with replacing harmonic balancer, serpentine belt, timing cover and upper oil pan. There may be more repairs needed once timing components are inspected once timing cover is removed.
 
Shelby L. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/17/2021

2013 Ford F-150

Ford F-150

Mileage
104,338
Service Date
1/28/2021
Services Performed
  • Inspected vehicle and confirmed customer concern. Pressure test cooling system and found coolant leak from water pump. Water pump bearing has come apart. Recommend replacing water pump. Also replace thermostat due to engine getting hot. Found fitting on air intake tube broken off that goes from intake tube to valve cover. Will need to replace air intake tube.
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check air filter and breather filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Preform basic safety inspection.
  • Replaced water pump and thermostat. Filled engine cooling system to the proper level. Brought engine up to operating temperature and verified engine cooling system operation. Test drove vehicle and verified repair.
 
Lance J. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/29/2021

2014 Dodge Avenger

Dodge Avenger

Mileage
160,625
Service Date
1/19/2021
Services Performed
  • Front disc brake pads have 60% remaining. Disc brake rotors are rusted and are making noise when braking. Noise may go away as rust in removed by braking as vehicle is driven. Air filter is dirty and needs to be replaced. Vehicle is due fore engine oil and filter change. Front struts are being to leak and will need to be replaced in the future. Will recheck condition of front struts on need service.
  • Inspected vehicle and verified customer concern. Found both battery cables loose. Cleaned and tightened battery cables. Verified power to dash. Vehicle loses all power when ignition is moved to the crank / on position. Found power to dash returns when main harness is moved. Inspected main harness for broken or damaged wire to ignition. found damaged wire to ignition switch. Repaired wiring and retested system. Vehicle now starts and runs as designed.
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check air filter and breather filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Preform basic safety inspection.
 
Augusta L. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/20/2021

2014 Ford Taurus

Ford Taurus

Mileage
73,867
Service Date
12/30/2020
Services Performed
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check air filter and breather filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Preform basic safety inspection.
 
Kevin P. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/31/2020