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In need of a reliable smart mechanic in So Cal

With the terrible experience I had with the service center at the Mercedes dealership in Monterey, Ca. I am turning to my fellow Smart owners for recommendations for a service center in So. Cal. We will be relocating and in need of our 20,000 mile maintenance on our 2010 Smart Fortwo. Please give me any insight, both where TO go as well as where NOT to go. Thank you!
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Most of the 20K checks can be done by any decent automotive shop.

The only thing I had the dealer do for my 20K check was the brake fluid change as the fluid was not readily available back then. every thing else I did myself.

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Smart Madness is in So Cal. They definitely know smarts.
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Check out this members thread on reliable independent shops, i seen several in the California area alone. Too bad there is only one in my area, that stinks.

https://www.smartcarofamerica.com/for...r-shops-30548/
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Hey! Yes we have a full service department! We do a lot of work on smarts and know our way around them better than most. Feel free to give us a call! 562-981-6800
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