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Welcome to RC Auto and Smog, your car service in Vista, CA!

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

Here at RC Auto and Smog 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 Vista 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 Vista, we are totally confident that RC Auto and Smog is the best option in town!

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The Absolute Best Car Service in Vista, CA

What sets RC Auto and Smog apart from all of the others in Vista, CA?

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in Vista, 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 RC Auto and Smog, 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 Vista auto repair table.

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

About RC Auto and Smog Vista, CA

For years RC Auto and Smog has been there for the people of Vista, CA. We love what we do, and that basic fact fuels our business. We are dedicated to our customers, and that’s why they stick with us—the best auto repair Vista has to offer.

Our family of technicians and service staff sees their work here at RC Auto and Smog as more than a job. It’s their vocation and livelihood. Each member of our team is invested in your satisfaction.

RC Auto and Smog was founded on the basic idea that everyone deserves respect. It is our mission to treat each person that comes through our door with dignity and sensitivity. We believe this attention to detail has paid off by providing us with our loyal, friendly family of customers. That’s what makes RC Auto and Smog the best car service in Vista, CA!

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

Recently Serviced Vehicles

2009 Honda Civic

Honda Civic

Mileage
60,336
Service Date
11/7/2018
Services Performed
  • LUBRICATE AND CHECK CHASSIS. CHANGE OIL AND OIL FILTER. CHECK AIR FILTER AND BREATHER FILTER. CHECK ALL FLUID LEVELS AND TIRE PRESSURES.
  • INCLUDES: VISUAL INSPECTION OF BELTS, HOSES, BATTERY CONNECTION AND CONDITION, BRAKE INSPECTION, STEERING AND SUSPENSION, SOME FLUID CONDITION WHERE ACCESSIBLE, INSPECT TIRES AND ADJ. PRESSURE TO SPECS.
  • FOUND TRUNK SPRING BROKEN, RECOMEND REPLACE
  • INCLUDES LABOR FOR: ADD QUICK CLEAN TRANSMISSION ADDITIVE TO CLEAN VALVE BODY, HOOK-UP FLUSH MACHINE AND FLUSH ENTIRE TRANSMISSION and ADD TRANS CONDITIONER.
  • INCLUDES LABOR FOR: REMOVE FLUID FROM MASTER CYLINDER, CLEAN OUT RESERVOIR, FLUSH NEW FLUID THROUGH MASTER CYLINDER, CALIPERS, AND WHEEL CYLINDERS,
 
LYNNE J. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/10/2018

2012 Hyundai Sonata

Hyundai Sonata

Mileage
78,401
Service Date
10/11/2018
Services Performed
  • LUBRICATE AND CHECK CHASSIS. CHANGE OIL AND OIL FILTER. CHECK AIR FILTER AND BREATHER FILTER. CHECK ALL FLUID LEVELS AND TIRE PRESSURES.
  • INCLUDES: VISUAL INSPECTION OF BELTS, HOSES, BATTERY CONNECTION AND CONDITION, BRAKE INSPECTION, STEERING AND SUSPENSION, SOME FLUID CONDITION WHERE ACCESSIBLE, INSPECT TIRES AND ADJ. PRESSURE TO SPECS.
  • REPLACE RT SIDE BRAKE LIGHT
 
JEFF L. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/13/2018

2005 Toyota Corolla

Toyota Corolla

Mileage
178,239
Service Date
10/3/2018
Services Performed
  • WATER PUMP – Remove and Replace – Eng VIN R,Eng CD 1ZZ-FE
  • BATTERY – Remove and Replace – All Applicable Models – [Includes: Test.]
  • CALIFORNIA BATTERY FEE
  • INCLUDES REMOVE AND REPLACE REAR BRAKE PADS OR SHOES INSPECT HYDRAULIC SYSTEM; RESURFACE OR REPLACE REAR BRAKE ROTORS/DRUMS; TOP OFF BRAKE FLUID; ROAD TEST VEHICLE.
 
VINCE V. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/5/2018

2007 Toyota Yaris

Toyota Yaris

Mileage
70,938
Service Date
10/3/2018
Services Performed
  • SMOG INSPECTION: You may choose another smog check station to perform any needed repairs, installations ajustments or subsequent tests
  • LUBRICATE AND CHECK CHASSIS. CHANGE OIL AND OIL FILTER. CHECK AIR FILTER AND BREATHER FILTER. CHECK ALL FLUID LEVELS AND TIRE PRESSURES.
  • INCLUDES: VISUAL INSPECTION OF BELTS, HOSES, BATTERY CONNECTION AND CONDITION, BRAKE INSPECTION, STEERING AND SUSPENSION, SOME FLUID CONDITION WHERE ACCESSIBLE, INSPECT TIRES AND ADJ. PRESSURE TO SPECS.
 
ALEXANDER J. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/4/2018

2007 Acura RDX

Acura RDX

Mileage
192,982
Service Date
9/24/2018
Services Performed
  • CHECK AND ADVISE CHECK ENGINE LIGHT: ALL DASH LIGHTS ARE ON AND THE VEHICLE IS MAKING A WEIRD NOISE – A LIGHT THAT DID COME ON SAID THAT IT COULD BE THE CHARGING SYSTEM.
  • ALTERNATOR ASSEMBLY – Remove and Replace – All Applicable Models
  • BATTERY – Remove and Replace – All Applicable Models – [Includes: Test.]
  • CALIFORNIA BATTERY FEE
 
JOE H. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/29/2018

2010 Chrysler Town & Country

Chrysler Town & Country

Mileage
136,303
Service Date
9/19/2018
Services Performed
  • LUBRICATE AND CHECK CHASSIS. CHANGE OIL AND OIL FILTER. CHECK AIR FILTER AND BREATHER FILTER. CHECK ALL FLUID LEVELS AND TIRE PRESSURES.
  • INCLUDES: VISUAL INSPECTION OF BELTS, HOSES, BATTERY CONNECTION AND CONDITION, BRAKE INSPECTION, STEERING AND SUSPENSION, SOME FLUID CONDITION WHERE ACCESSIBLE, INSPECT TIRES AND ADJ. PRESSURE TO SPECS.
 
CECIL T. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/20/2018

2006 Hyundai Sonata

Hyundai Sonata

Mileage
187,597
Service Date
8/29/2018
Services Performed
  • SMOG INSPECTION: You may choose another smog check station to perform any needed repairs, installations ajustments or subsequent tests
 
SUZANE P. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/9/2018

2005 Toyota 4Runner

Toyota 4Runner

Mileage
101,761
Service Date
8/23/2018
Services Performed
  • SMOG INSPECTION: You may choose another smog check station to perform any needed repairs, installations ajustments or subsequent tests
 
STEVE W. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/27/2018

2006 Nissan Titan

Nissan Titan

Mileage
142,352
Service Date
8/2/2018
Services Performed
  • SMOG INSPECTION: You may choose another smog check station to perform any needed repairs, installations ajustments or subsequent tests
 
DANIEL C. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/27/2018

2008 Nissan Altima

Nissan Altima

Mileage
147,080
Service Date
8/20/2018
Services Performed
  • LUBRICATE AND CHECK CHASSIS. CHANGE OIL AND OIL FILTER. CHECK AIR FILTER AND BREATHER FILTER. CHECK ALL FLUID LEVELS AND TIRE PRESSURES.
  • INCLUDES: VISUAL INSPECTION OF BELTS, HOSES, BATTERY CONNECTION AND CONDITION, BRAKE INSPECTION, STEERING AND SUSPENSION, SOME FLUID CONDITION WHERE ACCESSIBLE, INSPECT TIRES AND ADJ. PRESSURE TO SPECS.
 
TORRI N. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/23/2018

2008 Dodge Pickup

Dodge Pickup

Mileage
62,397
Service Date
8/1/2018
Services Performed
  • SMOG INSPECTION: You may choose another smog check station to perform any needed repairs, installations ajustments or subsequent tests
  • LUBRICATE AND CHECK CHASSIS. CHANGE OIL AND OIL FILTER. CHECK AIR FILTER AND BREATHER FILTER. CHECK ALL FLUID LEVELS AND TIRE PRESSURES.
  • INCLUDES: VISUAL INSPECTION OF BELTS, HOSES, BATTERY CONNECTION AND CONDITION, BRAKE INSPECTION, STEERING AND SUSPENSION, SOME FLUID CONDITION WHERE ACCESSIBLE, INSPECT TIRES AND ADJ. PRESSURE TO SPECS.
 
LARRY L. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/24/2018

2006 Jeep Wrangler

Jeep Wrangler

Mileage
32,797
Service Date
8/13/2018
Services Performed
  • SMOG INSPECTION: You may choose another smog check station to perform any needed repairs, installations ajustments or subsequent tests
 
GARY H. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/16/2018