Our Shoreline Service center is located right off Ballinger Way. We’re equipped to work on Subaru, Honda and Toyota’s vehicles. All of our technicians maintain the same ASE certifications as their dealership counterparts.

Seattle & Eastside Car Care Service

  • Smart Service, Inc.
  • 20309-B Ballinger Way NE Shoreline, WA 98155
  • M-F 7:30AM to 6:00PM PST
  • 206-417-0880

  1. I-5 N to WA-104 E
  2. Take exit 177 from I-5 N
  3. Right turn onto NE 205th St
  4. Stay in right lane onto Ballinger Way
  5. Turn right into our center
  1. I-5 S to Mountlake Terrace
  2. Take Exit 177 from I-5 NE
  3. Left Turn onto NE 205th St
  4. Follow right lane onto Ballinger Way
  5. Turn right into our Service Center
  1. Head West on WA-522
  2. Turn Right On Ballinger Way NE
  3. Stay on left to WA-104/Balinger Way
  4. Head W On Ballinger Way for 3.7 MI
  5. Turn right into our Service Center

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    Check out what some of our customers have to say about our trusted car care services.

    • I had a great experience with this shop. I felt that they were honest and they fixed my wheel bearing and struts quickly. The... read more

      Sarah Bonck Avatar
      Sarah Bonck

      Taking care of our 160K-mile tune up with a loaner car, thanks!

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      Matt Anderson

      The crew here are the best. They will explain in detail what has been done if you ask them for the details.
      They are courteou...
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      Guy Forbes
    • Smart Service has been helping me for more than nine years. It is a first class organization: honest, reliable, cordial, and ... read more

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      Al Brookes

      My car broke down in Stanwood and had to be towed to Smart. They got to the car the next day and quickly assessed the proble... read more

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      Linda Hoverson

      5 star ratingUPDATE: I am extremely pleased with the level of service provided. Customer service was over the top. AJ kept me informed alo... read more

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      Suzi S.
    • 5 star ratingTook my car in for it's 30k and it was one of the best experiances I have every had with a mechanic. They ran out of loa... read more

      Aurora C. Avatar
      Aurora C.

      5 star ratingBrakes needed to be done (4mm left) and scheduled a few days out, even had a loaner waiting for me. As a Subaru zealous state... read more

      William N. Avatar
      William N.

      5 star ratingI've received great customer service from Smart every time that I've used them. I've had both my front and rear b... read more

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      Andria G.
    • 5 star ratingI took my Subaru here after finally getting fed-up with Walker's Renton Subaru. Despite the fact this place is a bit out... read more

      Marisa R. Avatar
      Marisa R.

      5 star ratingI just have to express the heart and generosity behind the shop I took my car to. After spending thousands of dollars on a ne... read more

      Danielle N. Avatar
      Danielle N.

      5 star ratingI have complete confidence that these guys will be the reason my car glides into 300K. Very upfront and honest, and they sta... read more

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      B. B.
    • 4 star ratingI have only had my car inspected here. They seemed honest and upfront about what was deemed necessary and what could probably... read more

      Shawna M. Avatar
      Shawna M.

      I’ve been bringing my Subaru to Smart Service for nearly a decade and they have always done excellent work at a very fair pri... read more

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      John Pollard

      I have a 21 year old Subaru. I've gone to Smart Subaru for many years. My car rarely needs repairs and never breaks down. Sma... read more

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      Frances C
    • 5 star ratingI have been coming to Smart Service for my 2000 Outback Sport for a few years now, after being recommended by a trusted frien... read more

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      Anonymous K.

      Smart Service did the 60,000 mile service on my 2014 Subaru Forester. Their prices are fair and they completed the work in a ... read more

      Caroline Vogl Avatar
      Caroline Vogl

      Wow, probably the best subaru shop I have been to. These guys know Subaru's! We blew our head gasket, water pump, exhaust and... read more

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      Justin Timperio
    • I had a really good experience with these guys. Excellent communication and customer care. I'll be back

      Eric Miller Avatar
      Eric Miller

      5 star ratingWe are all looking for a auto repair place we can trust... I've always gone to the dealership, but have heard a lot of gr... read more

      Chris G. Avatar
      Chris G.

      Always the best. Trusted and dependable from the front desk to the service bays and loaner cars.

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      Colleen Carmody
    • 5 star ratingJust had them do my 45k service. Done well as always, and they also checked out a supposed CV boot grease leak that another ... read more

      AJay M. Avatar
      AJay M.

      The only shop you should take your Subaru to!

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      Blake Collins

      5 star ratingCharlie, and Gallagher and the rest of the Smart Service team saved me THOUSANDS of dollars. I own a 2014 Subaru automatic Im... read more

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      Seyoung K.
    • Highly recommend this place. My aunt recommended it to me since she’d been a regular for more than a decade. They did a pre-b... read more

      L Ford Avatar
      L Ford

      My Subaru guys for 15 years! When our 97 Legacy started stalling on our daughter, and it wasn't the obvious problems, these g... read more

      Dan B Avatar
      Dan B

      Mike, Gallagher, Charlie, Dan and the rest of the crew always take great care of our Subarus!

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      Tex Walker
    • Give Smart Service a call before trying other Subaru shops in the area, you won't be sorry. Far and away the best experience ... read more

      Spencer Wilson Avatar
      Spencer Wilson

      4 star ratingGreat service at lower prices than Carter Subaru. I recently had my 1998 Outback's 210k mile service and timing belt done... read more

      Sam P. Avatar
      Sam P.

      4 star ratingI've been very happy with the service from this shop for my WRX. They beat the prices of all the dealerships and do good... read more

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      Kosta K.
    • 5 star ratingI've owned three Subarus, one of which was a rare early Legacy Turbo. Smart Service has consistently provided excellent c... read more

      Ron M. Avatar
      Ron M.

      5 star ratingKnowledgeable, friendly, and get the job done. Every time I have taken my car in, they've been spot-on with the cost estimate... read more

      Jeff H. Avatar
      Jeff H.

      Charlie, and Gallagher and the rest of the Smart Service team saved me THOUSANDS of dollars. I own a 2014 Subaru automatic Im... read more

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    • I was told by my dealer that my check engine light problem would cost $3K+ to fix, although I could get it done for less else... read more

      Albert Nakano Avatar
      Albert Nakano

      You guys did maintenance and a few repairs to my 2009 Subaru in August 2019. I am now in Las Vegas, Nevada. Thank you so much... read more

      Julie K' Avatar
      Julie K'

      5 star ratingAs always, I felt like SS had my car and my interests at heart. I was treated with great respect and friendliness. I have c... read more

      Jessica F. Avatar
      Jessica F.
    • Over the past 20 years I've owned 3 Subarus and have taken all of them to Smart Service in Shoreline. I trust them to provide... read more

      Elena Olsen Avatar
      Elena Olsen

      They are very knowledgeable about Subaru and share that in regular newsletters as well as when working on my car.

      Bob Keller Avatar
      Bob Keller

      5 star ratingI have had a few oil changes here and also had my 90k service done here. The whole staff is friendly and know what they are t... read more

      Kayla L. Avatar
      Kayla L.
    • Great shop, high quality work for a fair price. Charlie has always gone above and beyond to help me choose the best options f... read more

      Nick Nansen Avatar
      Nick Nansen

      I purchased a car battery for my 2001 Subaru outback at a great discount. upon installation of this battery it has granted my... read more

      Jake Schreiner Avatar
      Jake Schreiner

      Took my Wrx in for a routine service. They notified me of a minor leak and recommended I take it into a dealer since they fig... read more

      John Blakeney Avatar
      John Blakeney
    • Smart service is the ONLY place I trust to service my 02 Outback. The entire staff is extremely knowledgeable & very professi... read more

      Michael Ostbye Avatar
      Michael Ostbye

      These guys went above and beyond to get my very wet car leak repaired and then dried out!!! I give them 6 stars ⭐️ ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐... read more

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      Teri Young

      5 star ratingI really like the people at this place. Our subaru broke down Thursday night, and we had it towed to Smart Service around mi... read more

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      Tanya a.
    • 5 star ratingI've been coming to these guys for the past 10 years or so with my 1995 Legacy. Just had my 60k-interval service. They do... read more

      Joe N. Avatar
      Joe N.

      5 star ratingBeen taking my Subarus here since it was a one man shop. They know Subarus unlike the generic "import auto" repair sh... read more

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      v. s.

      Dan and Will are amazing. This is the first time I've been to this location, and they made it feel like I've known them for ... read more

      Derek Boucher Avatar
      Derek Boucher
    • I really enjoyed having my car serviced at Smart Service. I was in for 90k mile maintenance. First, making an appointment ove... read more

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      Daniel Harter

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    Trusted Repair & Maintenance Services

    We always complete our services the way the factory intended. Call or schedule an appointment to get an estimate for your repair or scheduled maintenance.

    Subaru Repair Services

    • Expert Diagnosis & Repair
    • Engine & Suspension Systems
    • Electrical & Cooling Systems
    Subaru Maintenance Services

    • Digital Inspections
    • Scheduled Services
    • Routine Fluid Changes

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    Smart Service is an independent parts and service retailer and is not associated with Subaru, Fuji Heavy Industries, Subaru of America, Toyota Motor Sales or American Honda Motor Co.