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Welcome to Bruce's Auto Service,
your car service in Arundel, ME!

If you’re looking for auto repair in Arundel, ME, you’ve found us. Here at Bruce's Auto Service we work hard to earn your trust and loyalty. We know how important it is to find a Arundel car service you can rely on, so your satisfaction is our top priority each and every day.

Here at Bruce's Auto Service 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 Arundel 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 Arundel, we are totally confident that Bruce's Auto Service is the best option in town!

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Why Choose Us?

  • We are an independent family owned business that has the ability to provide warranty benefits of an established national company.
  • We pride ourselves in fixing your work and personal vehicles to keep you safe in all of Maine’s weather.
  • Updated equipment to keep up with vehicle technology.
  • Direct communication between you and Bruce/Craig about your vehicle.
  • Our mechanics attend training often to keep up with technology.
  • Approved repair facility for GE Fleet Services and other aftermarket extended warranty and insurance plans.
  • Proud sponsor of local Little League Teams.
  • We are in your neighborhood.
  • We are a NAPA Auto Care Center.
  • We are a Cooper Tire Medallion Dealer.
  • We are ASE Certified.

Bruce Barden; Owner Bruce has been in the Auto Repair field since 1976. He worked at another repair facility until 1990 at which time he opened Bruce’s Auto Service Inc. In addition to holding the basic inspection licenses, Bruce has a motorcycle inspection license. You will often see Bruce outside or in the office talking with customers directly about their vehicle.
Craig Barden; Automotive Technician Craig grew up at his father’s business since Bruce opened the doors in 1990 where he would help pump gas. He’s been a full-time employee here since January 2001. Craig graduated from SMCC with an Automotive Technology Degree and is a Re-Certified ASE Master Technician. In addition to holding the basic inspection licenses, Craig has his Class E License for Cumberland Emissions Inspections. When Bruce is not working, Craig is our main contact person for our customers.

Brett Lacasse has been with us since 2016. He has prior experience from his time at Quirk & Prime. Brett is a Massabesic High School graduate and willingly takes any/all training offered since he’s been with us.

Caleb Moody has worked on vehicles since graduating from Westbrook High School. His previous work at U-Haul and Sears Auto Center have helped him adjust here at Bruces Auto.

Rob Membrino has been working on vehicles since he was a kid. Rob has worked for other reputable small family businesses in our area and we welcome his knowledge as our newest member of Bruce’s Auto.

About Bruce's Auto Service Arundel, ME

For over 27 years Bruce's Auto Service has been helping customers take care of their vehicles. Our expert technicians thoroughly inspect every vehicle and consult with you on only the work required to fix your vehicle for safe and reliable use. You can TRUST us to treat you right! We will review our inspection with you to show you what needs to be done to your vehicle.

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

The Absolute Best Car Service in Arundel, ME

What sets Bruce's Auto Service apart from all of the others in Arundel, ME?

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in Arundel, ME, 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 Bruce's Auto Service, 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 Arundel auto repair table.

Time: We take the time we need to provide you with top quality car service in Arundel, ME, 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

2015 Subaru Impreza

Subaru Impreza

Mileage
85,995
Service Date
2/10/2021
Services Performed
  • Free Tire Rotation
  • Lube, oil, and filter change. Check all fluids.
  • Maine State Inspection
  • Oil Disposal Fee
 
This vehicle's owner gave our service a 5 star review on 2/12/2021

2010 Ford Escape

Ford Escape

Mileage
115,061
Service Date
2/4/2021
Services Performed
  • Lube, oil, and filter change. Check all fluids.
  • Maine State Inspection
  • Oil Disposal Fee
  • Scan the A B S and traction control.
  • Tire Rotation
 
Cindy K. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/6/2021

2012 Nissan Versa

Nissan Versa

Mileage
156,919
Service Date
2/3/2021
Services Performed
  • Scanned vehicle for codes. No codes were present. Checked charging system and all components passed. Checked voltage at starter and voltage was present, but vehicle did not crank. Replaced starter and the same issue occurred. Verified power and ground supplies and all supplies were good. Checked voltage drop across battery terminals and drop was less than 200mv. Used cables to provide a new ground path and no change. Put booster cables on the battery and the vehicle started every time. Removed cables and it wouldn't start. Installed a new battery and vehicle has started every time. Cell checked battery and the battery smelled of sulfur. Checked all cells and one of them was smoking when the caps were removed. Performed battery test again and even though test came back at 599 cca, the voltage dropped down to 1.4v on some tests, but not others. The original battery had an intermittent internal short.
 
Debbie W. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/6/2021

2015 Volkswagen Tiguan

Volkswagen Tiguan

Mileage
33,132
Service Date
2/2/2021
Services Performed
  • Tested battery and charging system as needed. Battery test failed. Replaced battery as needed.
 
Heide S. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/3/2021

2011 Honda CR-V

Honda CR-V

Mileage
212,653
Service Date
1/28/2021
Services Performed
  • Lube, oil, and filter change. Check all fluids.
  • Oil Disposal Fee
  • Road tested vehicle and technician noted obvious vibration at the said speeds. Removed driveshaft to inspect u-joints and two of the joints were tight. Replaced driveshaft and the vibration was gone at that same speed until the vehicle was accelerated. Replaced the left front axle for this concern. Road tested vehicle again and the vibration under acceleration was significantly better, but it was still present. Replaced the right front axle and the rest of the vibration/shimmy is gone.
  • Tire Rotation
 
Bob D. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/31/2021

2012 Volkswagen Jetta

Volkswagen Jetta

Mileage
89,676
Service Date
1/22/2021
Services Performed
  • Alignment
  • Inspection
  • SPRING – Remove & Replace – Front,Both – [DOES NOT include alignment.]
 
Jean R. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/24/2021

2006 Jeep Commander

Jeep Commander

Mileage
58,653
Service Date
1/20/2021
Services Performed
  • Battery was rated for 790 CCA, but tested at 485 CCA. Replaced battery as needed. Battery hold down bolt was seized. The bolt had to be cut and then drilled out to remove it. Extra time was necessary for the battery replacement.
  • Replace the rear hatch pistons and brackets. Replace rear wiper blade.
  • Road tested to verify customer concern. Left front bearing is growling. Bearing assembly will need to be replaced for repair.
  • WHEEL BEARING – Remove & Replace – Front, Left Side – [Includes: Repack and adjust Bearings (where applicable).]
 
Jackie A. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/21/2021

2005 Chevrolet Chevy Express

Chevrolet Chevy Express

Mileage
29,581
Service Date
1/14/2021
Services Performed
  • Lube, oil, and filter change. Check all fluids.
  • Oil Disposal Fee
 
This vehicle's owner gave our service a 5 star review on 1/15/2021

2005 Toyota Tacoma

Toyota Tacoma

Mileage
141,998
Service Date
12/29/2020
Services Performed
  • Remove tire from car, fix flat. Driver's Front
 
Giselle R. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/31/2020

2004 Mercury Monterey

Mercury Monterey

Mileage
173,318
Service Date
12/23/2020
Services Performed
  • Lube, oil, and filter change. Check all fluids.
  • Maine State Inspection
  • Oil Disposal Fee
 
Bill L. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/25/2020

2007 Toyota Sienna

Toyota Sienna

Mileage
118,613
Service Date
12/21/2020
Services Performed
  • Maine State Inspection
  • Replaced serpentine belt as this was the suspect issue for the noise on start up. The other noise that customer hears occasionally when the engine is shut off did not happen while the vehicle was here. Further diagnosis will be necessary if the noise persists.
 
Marc D. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/22/2020

2013 Hyundai Sonata

Hyundai Sonata

Mileage
113,134
Service Date
12/18/2020
Services Performed
  • Mount and balance tire up to 17"
 
David B. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/22/2020