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Welcome to Local Heroes Auto Repair & Service

It is likely that you have stopped by our new web site  for one of a few possible reasons:

  1. You are looking for a friendly auto mechanic to answer all of your questions, honestly.
  2. You need auto repair services, like an Oil change, Brakes or to get the check engine diagnosed.  
  3. You need new tires, because the ones you have are losing their tread.
  4. You need a Smog Test - We are a STAR CERTIFIED Test & Repair Station and administer the CAP program.
  5. You need Diesel Truck/Car Engine repairs and Service - We Specialize in all types of Diesel Repairs.
  6. You need service or repairs on your Foreign made car, like Toyota, Honda, VW, Nissan, BMW, Mercedes.

Fortunately, at Local Heroes Auto Repair & Service we can help you with all of these problems, concerns and much more!  Use our Shop Tires Tool - We are one of the few Tire Dealers who publish the price you will pay when you shop online for your tires on our Website. In addition, we run specials for Tires also that bring you more savings, just check our website too for those.   We are BBB A+ accredited and have 2 convenient locations to serve you in Petaluma, CA.

 Auto repair in Petaluma, CA_________________________________________________________

Quick Tip:  Car Fuel Saving Tip: Dirty Oil information from Napa Service Assistant - Click Napa picture for more info & Great Advice Napa Service  To Correct this & keep your engine running clean get a BG Service done.


June 21, 2016: Check back real soon for some exciting news. Local Heroes Auto will be rolling out 2 new services in the next few weeks to better serve our Customers, the Petaluma Community & Surrounding areas, as well as a New Location in Sonoma County.  We want to Thank all our Customers and Partners for their continued support and patronage. 


Service Rollout Update #6 August 20, 2016:  $$ NOW HIRING $$ Auto Technicians, Smog Technicians, an ASST. Service Writer &  Office Administrator.  Local Heroes Auto is excited to be $$ NOW HIRING $$  for multiple fulltime positions in Santa Rosa and Petaluma.  We are proud  to Announce that we will be shortly opening our NEW Location in Santa Rosa, CA, LOCAL HEROES AUTO CARE, In OCTOBER 2016.   Our NEWEST Location is at 1610 Piner Rd. in Santa Rosa.  We can be reached at our NEW number at this location at 707-791-7309 or for more information at 707-765-1975.  You can Apply/Inquire by email to or Apply Online and Read about our Available Positions here: We look Forward to having you join our Teams!!

Service Rollout Update #5 August 15, 2016:  Local Heroes Auto is Excited to Announce that we will be shortly opening our NEW Location in Santa Rosa, CA, LOCAL HEROES AUTO CARE, In OCTOBER.   Our NEW Location is at 1610 Piner Rd. and will be a full NAPA Auto Care Center offering all the benefits that a major company like NAPA affords consumers needing auto repair.  We can be reached at our NEW number at this location at 707-791-7309 or for more information at 707-765-1975.  This will be the first Local Heroes Auto location offering a full 36K/36month WARRANTY on all repairs.

Look for coming updates on our website about this exciting endeavor, scheduling your appointments, etc.  We'll be offering the same Quality services and programs we provide at our Petaluma locations such as
Smog Certifications, Tires, Major and Minor Repairs and Services, Muffler/Exhaust systems and many more.  We'll be servicing all years and makes of Cars, Trucks & Diesel vehicles, both Foreign and Domestic.  In addition, at this location we will be rolling out a Truly State of the Art Digital customer interfacing program, allowing all customers to easily and quickly interface with us about all their Auto Care needs.

We are proud to be joining the Santa Rosa community and surrounding areas like Windsor, Sebpastopol, Forrestville, & Guernville and look forward to meeting new friends and providing Quailty automotive services to our new customers.

Our new location was formally Eichlers' Auto & Truck Repair, which was owned and run by Tom Eichler, who passed away suddenly a few months ago.  Tom ran a successful business there for over 25 years, with a loyal following and we hope to continue his success, service and community contributions to the Santa Rosa area.   He was known for his service & repair of not just Cars, but all types of
Trucks and for Servicing the local US Postal Fleet of vehicles; as well as his commitment and support of community efforts.  Rest in Peace Tom!

We Hope Everyone is having/had a Great Summer and we look forward to introducing ourselves and meeting new friends and the people of Santa Rosa this coming Fall and Holiday Season!!!  

Service Rollout Update #4 August 9, 2016:  Local Heroes Auto is Excited to Announce that we have partnered with SimpleTire, a Nationwide Online Tire Provider.  They have extremely competitive pricing and offer free shipping to your home, or to one of their Preferred Installers, and Local Heroes Auto has been accepted as one of their Preferred Installers at all 3 of our locations.  Local Heroes Auto can also directly provide Tires for all of our customers through this partnership and other partnerships we have with major tire Distributors; but in this new age of online consumer shopping, some customers prefer to do their own shopping and pricing and SimpleTire provides them a way to that.  In the end its about all of our customers getting the best value they can whether through us or one of our partners.   Give SimpleTire a Try! Go here to see your Preferred SimpleT Installer locations:

Simple Tire Online
  Military Tire Discount  Simple Tire

We Hope Everyone is having a Great Summer and let us know how we can help you prepare for the start of the New School year and Fall period coming up. 

Service Rollout Update #3 July 30, 2016:  Local Heroes Auto is Excited to Announce that we will be shortly opening a NEW Location in Santa Rosa, CA, LOCAL HEROES AUTO CARE.   We'll be offering the same Quality services and programs we provide at our Petaluma locations such as Smog Certifications, Tires, Major and Minor Repairs and Services, and many more.  In addition, at this location we will be rolling out a Truly State of the Art Digital customer interfacing program, allowing all customers to easily and quickly interface with us about all their Auto Care needs.  MORE to come shortly on Location and Opening Date.  

We Hope Everyone is having a Great Summer and we look forward to introducing ourselves and meeting new friends and the people of Santa Rosa!!!  
Service Rollout Update #2 July 16, 2016:  Local Heroes Auto is pleased to announce that we have formed a working agreement with the new owner of Bay Bridge Towing, formerly Bay Bridge Garage of Petaluma.  The agreement is expected to be in place shortly.  Bay Bridge Garage for over 30 years has been a valued provider of Auto Services in Downtown Petaluma for the entire community.  They have always provided top Quality Auto Repairs, Auto Body Work and Towing Services.  After many years, the owners are tentatively set to retire shortly; after over 30 years of serving the Petaluma Area with their Hard Work, Quality Services, Honor and Community Commitments.  

Bay Bridge Towing will be operating out of and utilizing space at the Local Heroes Auto Repair shop facility, located at 1769 Bodega Ave. Petaluma, as well as our 278 Corona Rd Petaluma location.  Bay Bridge Towing is a Triple AAA approved Towing Service provider.  They plan on rolling out a Mobile service also to help with minor repairs, the AAA Battery program, etc...  In addition, they will continue to provide quality and fairly priced towing services to everyone that is not a member of AAA in the Petaluma and surrounding communities.  Please look for the new Bay Bridge Towing website in the near future!!

Local Heroes Auto Customers, as well as Bay Bridge Garage Customers, can expect to receive the same high level of Customer Service they have been used to and also reduced Towing Rates.  We are honored that Bay Bridge Garage has selected Local Heroes Auto to refer their customers to for their Auto Repair and Service needs. 

We want to wish Bay Bridge Towing much Success in the future, as well as Wish the Bay Bridge Garage Owners a Glorious Retirement!!

Bay Bridge Towing     Triple AAA Towing     


Service Rollout Update #1 July 1, 2016:  Starting July 9th, 2016 Local Heroes Auto Repair is proud to announce we will be providing Exhaust, Catalytic Converter, Manifold and Muffler repairs at our 1769 Bodega Ave, Petaluma location.  Also if you need Custom Exhaust work, stop by and talk with us, we'll be happy to provide you a quote.  Check us out if you need Quality Exhaust work performed.

Petaluma Muffler, our long term partner at this location for many years, has decided after many successful years to help transition their business to Local Heroes Auto Repair.  All of Petaluma Muffler's customers will receive the same top notch quality service that they have enjoyed for years from Petaluma Muffler.


Local Heroes Auto is pleased to be supporting the Adobe House of Petaluma in their efforts with their 3rd Annual Car Show For a Cure, on Sept. 24, 2016.  All Proceeds Benefit the Alzheimer Association.  Please see more details on our Blog Here.
Adobe House Petaluma  Alzhiemer

Classic Car Show for a Cure
Saturday, September 24, 2016 -10:00am to 3:00pm
Cost:Free Admission
Location:Plaza North Shopping Center  259B N McDowell Blvd. Petaluma, California 94954 
For More Information:  Contact: Cynthia Ermshar  Local: 707-775-4330 Email:


Local Heroes Auto is proud to support and acknowledge the effort of some local Penngrove Youths in supporting their Penngrove 4H Club, their dreams and hard work.   Please see their heartwarming story they wrote for us and other supporters on our Blog here.

Sonoma County Fair Penngrove 4H members

Penngrove Parade Penngrove 4H

Please take some time to read Piper and Parker's whole letter and more about the Penngrove 4H Chapter and the Sonoma 4H on our Blog.  It is nice that in todays world, that many of our local youth still participate in such worthwhile endeavors that teach them many aspects of living, responsibility, hard work, having fun and respect.   Please Support Piper and Parker in their efforts and at the Sonoma County Fair coming up in a few weeks.

Please check out their Awesome Video they produced on their project:  MUST SEE VIDEO BELOW=

You can also check these links out for more information. and and and

To all our Customers please visit the Upcoming Sonoma County Fair.  For more information and schedules please visit

Immediate Openings!  Local Heroes Auto is Hiring Qualified Auto & Smog Technicians in Petaluma, Ca. Sign-On $$ BONUS $$ based on exp. Health & other Benefits Available.  Apply here & here 


Local Heroes Auto & Petaluma Napa Auto Parts
Congratulate California's Own, Rookie Alexander
Rossi, who Just Won the 100th running of the
Indy 500.  Rossi, NAPA & Local Heroes = WINNERS

  Napa Alex Rossi Alexander Rossi Napa


Read more on our Blog here


Another Local Heroes Auto Satisfied Customer
with his New Rims & Tires, as well as complete
overhaul of his Suspension.  His parting words
as he pulled out "Elvis has left the Building!"

Corvette Restore


Why your fellow Petaluma, CA neighbors choose us

Every business claims to be the best. We are continually striving to be the best. Our satisfied customers speak for themselves, in saying we have exceeded their expectations and continue to provide amazing service beyond just a tune up or tire rotation. Read the reviews and testimonials from your Petaluma, CA neighbors. Also, please take a moment to check out all the auto repair services we can assist you with. Give us a try and if you aren't convinced that we are the best auto repair and tire company, then call, click, or stop by, and see how our friendly staff will go above and beyond to help you with all your auto repair needs. Customer satisfaction is our #1 goal here a Local Heroes Auto Repair in Petaluma.  We want to build relationships with our customers that last throughout the years, we do this through our honesty, our competitive pricing and our unsurpassed quality on each and every repair job we do; come to us once and we promise you will be back. We look forward to building a long term relationship with you. If there is anything we can do for you, don't hesitate to contact us.

LOCAL HEROES AUTO in Petaluma is OPEN SATURDAYS at both Locations 7am-3pm at the Corona Location & 7am-1pm at the Bodega location & for SMOGS TOO.


Jasper Engine Installer    Jasper Transmission      Jasper Warranty

Local Heroes Auto in Petaluma Becomes a Jasper Engine and Transmission Preferred Installer and Supplier. 

Sometimes it seems that we cannot get enough information, and, at times, it seems like we get too much. We hope that we’ve struck the right balance of helpful information for you to learn more about Jasper Engines & Transmissions and its products, access the resources you need and even have some fun.

We here at Local Heroes Auto in Petaluma have tried to identify useful information within our website and Jaspers that will allow you to make an informed decision on whether it's the right thing and most cost effective decision to replace your Engine, Transmission or Drive Train components.  Among the pages in this section, you will find a virtual tour, download options for a variety of useful and informative literature, the Jasper newsletter archive and Jaspers “green” initiatives, Warranty information and cost/investment tools to help you make the right decision.

You can also catch up on Jaspers NASCAR racing involvement through which JASPER provides 4-Speed transmissions and differentials for some of the greatest teams in NASCAR Sprint Cup and xfinity Series racing, reports on our hot air balloon sponsorship and Jaspers sponsorship of professional bass angler, Chad Morgenthaler. Jasper  also has an online store where you can find a variety of JASPER clothing and souvenir items.

We hope you enjoy learning more about Jasper and how they  follow their mission statement of “Do It Right… and Have Fun!  We at Local Heroes Auto are proud to have partnered with Jasper and to be able to provide such high quality products and services, all backed by a full Jasper 3 year/100K mileage warranty and the Local Heroes Auto commitment to Excellence and Integrity.  


BG Products    BG Lifetime    BG Services

Local Heroes Auto Now Offers BG Auto Products

BG Lifetime Protection Plan Lifetime BG Protection Plan - BG’s Automotive Maintenance Services are backed by the free Lifetime BG Protection Plan. 

BG on the Road Protection BG On The Road - Roadside assistance is complimentary with the purchase of BG Automotive Maintenance Services! 

BG is one of the industry’s largest suppliers of top quality additives and cleaners. BG’s products are focused on servicing the professional automotive world, making sure that the automotive technician is provided the right product for the desired outcome.

At Local Heroes Auto in Petaluma, we make sure that our skillfully trained, certified technicians use only the highest quality products when it comes to servicing your vehicle. BG products come with a trusted history of successful results, including an outstanding warranty & insurance policy provided to our customers.

By using BG Products when performing routine maintenance (such as fluid flushes and

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