ASE certified mechanics providing excellent auto repair in Sarasota

Family owned and operated. Providing high quality auto repairs on American, European, and Asian vehicles. Call today for an estimate! 

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Raw Racing




  • Computer diagnosis
  • Brake service
  • Engine hose and pulley inspections
  • Transmission repairs and service
  • Coolant system maintenance
  • Radiators
  • Water Pumps
  • Air conditioner(AC) service and refill
  • Suspension
  • Oil Changes
  • Tire Rotations
  • Towing service
  • 2yr/24000 mile warranty on most repairs

We offer competitve pricing on all milestone maintenance intervals. Is your car reaching 50,000, 75,000, or 100,000? Then it's probably due for major maintenance. Don't overpay at the dealer or some overpriced franchise shop. We will match or beat our competitors! Call us today for a quote!

We have the knowledge and experience to properly diagnose and repair your car affordably. BMW, Mercedes Benz, GM, Chevy, Ford, Dodge, Hyundai, Nissan, or Toyota it doesn't matter, we have you covered!

Car making a noise? Sqeak? Squeal? Bang?

Bring it in and our friendly staff can diagnose the problem and get it fixed! Usually same day! 



Engine Rebuilds

Does your vehicle feel down on power? Is the engine running sluggish? Or making a loud, weird noise? You may need to rebuild the engine. Our experts can rebuild any motor. Whether it's a complete overhaul or partial rebuild we can handle it in house.

AC repair/service

AC no longer blowing cold air, making a noise, or have a weird smell? Bring it in today and we can accurately diagnose the problem with state of the art equipment. 


Does your vehicle make a noise when going over a speed bump? Does the ride feel rough? Or are your tires wearing uneven? Well, you may need new shocks or struts. We can replace those squeaky, old, or failing shocks with same day service!

Oil leaks

Did you find a puddle on the garage or driveway floor? Don't wait! Bring it in today so we can stop that leak and get you safely back on the road!


Car won't start? Or is it hard to start? Then something may be wrong with your charging system. We can replace your battery, starter, or alternator with same day service and make sure you don't miss that important meeting!

2 year/ 24,000 mile warraty

As an Advanced Auto Parts TechNet member, we can provide a worry-free, nationwide warranty on repairs when using approved Carquest and Advance products. 

Contact Us

Better yet, see us in person!

Skip's Auto in Sarasota is family owned and operated. Skip's has been providing auto repair in Sarasota and Bradenton at the same location for over 40 years. Come join our long list of happy customers! Our mechanics are experienced with American, European, and Asian vehicles from classics to late model. We have the latest technology to correctly diagnose and repair your car. We are your trusted source for automotive service and repairs in the Sarasota as well as auto repair in Bradenton.

Skip's Automotive

721 Apricot Ave, Sarasota, Florida 34237, United States

(941) 955-4306




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