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Welcome to Martin's Automotive,
your car service in Bellingham, WA!

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

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 Bellingham, we are totally confident that Martin's Automotive is the best option in town!

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About Martin's Automotive Bellingham, WA

Martin’s Automotive has been around since 1967, when it originally opened up as a radiator repair and muffler shop in Ferndale, Washington. Since then, we have moved locations to a much larger space off the Guide Meridian and also expanded our area of focus to full-service auto repair, maintenance, transmission repair, and much more.

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

The Absolute Best Car Service in Bellingham, WA

What sets Martin's Automotive apart from all of the others in Bellingham, WA?

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in Bellingham, WA, 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 Martin's 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 Bellingham auto repair table.

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

2013 Toyota Tacoma

Toyota Tacoma

Mileage
167,899
Service Date
11/2/2021
Services Performed
  • Drained the transmission and inspected the fluid – color is good and very little clutch material present. Refilled with new fluid and warmed to operating temperature to verify fill level. .
 
Tyson g. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/2/2021

2015 Toyota RAV4

Toyota RAV4

Mileage
84,730
Service Date
10/29/2021
Services Performed
  • When we received the vehicle the battery was completely dead. Using a jumper box the vehicle started and ran. Attempted to charge the battery – would not take a charge. Battery is original to the vehicle – recommend replacing it before diagnosis continues. Ok'd to proceed. After repairs the vehicle started properly numerous times. Tested the charging system – is operating properly putting out 14.1 volts. Set vehicle up for a draw test and once modules went asleep 36 milliamps (well within spec). .
  • Installed new battery. Cleaned and sealed connections. .
  • Lights operating properly. Cabin air filter and engine air filter are dirty – we replaced them. Fluid levels full. Belt and hoses look good. Tires have 5/32 tread remaining, 34psi. Front brakes appear to have 9mm remaining and rears 7mm. Suspension, steering, and exhaust appear intact. CV boots are in good condition. Reset service reminder. .
 
NATALIE W. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/29/2021

2020 Hyundai Elantra

Hyundai Elantra

Mileage
39,857
Service Date
10/27/2021
Services Performed
  • Lights operating properly. Battery tests good with 712 cold cranking amps, is rated at 640. Fluid levels full. Cabin air filter, engine air filter, belt, and hoses look good. Tires have 6/32 tread remaining. Front brakes appear to have 7mm remaining, rears 8mm. Steering, suspension, and exhaust appear intact. .
 
Thomas K. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/27/2021

2006 Chevrolet Silverado

Chevrolet Silverado

Mileage
295,937
Service Date
10/22/2021
Services Performed
  • Hoisted vehicle for inspection. Both front wheel bearing/hub assemblies are very loose. Will have to replace before diagnosis can continue. Ok'd to proceed. After repairs we rechecked the steering and front suspension. Found excessive play in both outer tie rod ends, upper ball joints, idler arm, and pitman arm. Alignment will have to be performed after repairs. Ok'd to proceed. .
  • Installed new front wheel bearing/hub assemblies. .
  • Installed new upper control arm assemblies with an alignment castor kit. .
  • Installed new idler arm assembly. .
  • Installed new inner and outer tie rod ends. .
  • Installed new pitman arm assembly. .
  • Had alignment performed. .
  • Transmission fluid is leaking from the radiator area. Appears the transmission to cooler and radiator to cooler hoses. .
 
LUKE T. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/23/2021

2004 Ford Explorer

Ford Explorer

Mileage
165,722
Service Date
10/11/2021
Services Performed
  • Left license plate light was out – we replaced the bulb. All lights operating properly now. Fluid levels full. AIr filter, belt, and hoses look good. Battery tests excellent with 1109 cold cranking amps, is rated at 850. Tires have 6/32 tread remaining, 34psi. Front brakes appear to have 4mm remaining and rears 5mm. Minor seep noted between the transfer case halves. Drivetrain fluids full. Suspension, steering, and exhaust appear intact. .
 
Will T. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/11/2021

2004 Dodge Pickup

Dodge Pickup

Mileage
148,010
Service Date
10/11/2021
Services Performed
  • Installed new muffler and tail pipe. .
 
Scott S. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/11/2021

2009 Kia Sportage

Kia Sportage

Mileage
164,243
Service Date
10/4/2021
Services Performed
  • Welded in new rear catalytic converter. .
 
Serena S. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/4/2021

2010 Ford Focus

Ford Focus

Mileage
88,471
Service Date
9/8/2021
Services Performed
  • Verified customers concern – vehicle surges 50 to 100 RPMs. Smoke tested the intake system – no vacuum leaks noted. Spark plugs appear in good condition. Monitored fuel trims – are within spec. Performed PCM reset and idle relearn procedure – surging is much better. Recommend performing a throttle body cleaning and fuel induction service. Ok'd to proceed. After repairs we test drove the vehicle – no surging noted. .
  • Cleaned throttle body and serviced fuel induction. .
 
STEVEN I. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/30/2021

2018 Dodge Charger

Dodge Charger

Mileage
56,174
Service Date
9/29/2021
Services Performed
  • We replaced rear resonators with straight pipe and suspended with new hangers. .
 
Erik T. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/29/2021

2015 GMC Sierra 1500

GMC Sierra 1500

Mileage
101,608
Service Date
9/17/2021
Services Performed
  • Installed new muffler and dual tailpipes. Used new hangers and welded on chrome tips. .
 
Leo B. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/17/2021

2009 Honda Element

Honda Element

Mileage
136,010
Service Date
9/15/2021
Services Performed
  • Lights all operating properly but headlight covers could use polishing. Fluid levels full. Air filter was dirty – we replaced it. Belt and hoses look good. Battery tests good with 94% health. Tires are like new with 12/32 tread remaining, 34psi. CV boots/axles are intact. Steering, suspension, and exhaust are intact. Small seep noted at the oil pan. No valve train noise noted. Reset service reminder. .
 
ELYNN L. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/15/2021

2017 Toyota Tacoma

Toyota Tacoma

Mileage
43,522
Service Date
9/8/2021
Services Performed
  • Installed new 12" resonator. .
 
Glenn R. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/8/2021