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1021 Ne 44th Ct
Oakland Park, FL 33334

1021 Ne 44th Ct
Oakland Park, FL 33334

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Welcome to Sam's Automotive

Premium Automotive Service in Oakland Park, FL

If you’re looking for auto repair in the greater Fort Lauderdale area, you’ve found us. Here at Sam's Automotive we work hard to earn your trust and loyalty. We know how important it is to find a reputable car service center 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, we are totally confident that Sam's Automotive is the best option in town!

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Sam's Automotive
1021 Ne 44th Ct
Oakland Park, FL 33334
(954) 771-4850
Mon-Fri: 7:30am-5pm
Sat-Sun: Closed
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Sam's Automotive
1021 Ne 44th Ct
Oakland Park, FL 33334
(954) 771-4850
Mon-Fri: 7:30am-5pm
Sat-Sun: Closed
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Why Choose Sam's Automotive

Since 1984, Sam's Automotive has been there for the people of the Greater Ft. Lauderdale area. 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 South Florida has to offer.

Sam's Automotive 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 Sam's Automotive the best car service in South Florida!

  • 12 Month/Unlimited Mile Warranty
  • First Responder/LEO/Veteran Discounts
  • Best Customer Service Available
  • Competitive Pricing
  • ASE Certified and Trained Automotive Technicians
  • Servicing ALL makes and models, foreign and domestic
  • Servicing South Florida since 1984

The Absolute Best Car Service in Oakland Park, FL

What sets Sam's Automotive apart from all of the others in South Florida?

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in South Florida, 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 Sam'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 table.

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

2021 Honda Pilot

Honda Pilot

Mileage
39,837
Service Date
1/10/2023
Services Performed
  • PERFORM OIL CHANGE SERVICE INCLUDING: REMOVING NECESSARY SPLASH COVERS TO ACCESS DRAIN PLUG AND FILTER, CHECKING AND FILLING OF ALL FLUID LEVELS, & TIRE PRESSURE, BASIC VISUAL INSPECTION OF BRAKES, HOSES, FRONT AND REAR SUSPENSION, SEALS, DRIVETRAIN AND EXHAUST SYSTEM. ALSO, RESET SERVICE REMINDER LIGHT
  • REPLACE BRAKE FLUID; FLUSH & CHECK ALL LINES/HOSES FOR LEAKS, CHECK ABS OPERATION, RESET BRAKE SYSTEM, AND ROAD TEST VEHICLE.
  • **RECOMMEND BALANCING IF VIBRATIONS OCCUR OVER 50MPH AFTER ROTATION**
  • PERFORM 4 STEP FUEL SYSTEM SERVICE: DECARBONIZE AND CLEAN THROTTLE BODY & THROTTLE PLATE, CLEAN & ADJUST IDLE AIR CONTROL MOTOR (AS APPLICABLE), FLUSH FUEL INJECTORS (DIRECT FLUSH), TREAT AND DECARBONIZE AIR INTAKE SYSTEM (INDUCTION SERVICE), ADD EMISSION SYSTEM CLEANER TO CRANKCASE (OIL), INSPECT FUEL LINES/HOSES AND ROAD TEST VEHICLE.
  • PERFORM A BASIC VEHICLE SAFETY INSPECTION, INCLUDING CHECKING ALL FLUID LEVELS, BATTERY, ALTERNATOR, A/C TEMPERATURE, TIRE PRESSURE, BRAKES, HOSES, SUSPENSION AND EXHAUST SYSTEM. ALSO CHECKED VEHICLE FOR MAINTENANCE ITEMS NEEDED. NOTES/RECOMMENDATIONS ATTACHED (AS REQUIRED)
 
STEVE P. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/20/2023

2013 Mercedes-Benz C300

Mercedes-Benz C300

Mileage
88,257
Service Date
1/11/2023
Services Performed
  • PERFORM A BASIC VEHICLE SAFETY INSPECTION, INCLUDING CHECKING ALL FLUID LEVELS, BATTERY, ALTERNATOR, A/C TEMPERATURE, TIRE PRESSURE, BRAKES, HOSES, SUSPENSION AND EXHAUST SYSTEM. ALSO CHECKED VEHICLE FOR MAINTENANCE ITEMS NEEDED. NOTES/RECOMMENDATIONS ATTACHED (AS REQUIRED)
  • PERFORM OIL CHANGE SERVICE INCLUDING: REMOVING NECESSARY SPLASH COVERS TO ACCESS DRAIN PLUG AND FILTER, CHECKING AND FILLING OF ALL FLUID LEVELS, & TIRE PRESSURE, BASIC VISUAL INSPECTION OF BRAKES, HOSES, FRONT AND REAR SUSPENSION, SEALS, DRIVETRAIN AND EXHAUST SYSTEM. ALSO, RESET SERVICE REMINDER LIGHT
 
DAWN (ALEX) W. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/17/2023

2011 Volkswagen Jetta

Volkswagen Jetta

Mileage
144,205
Service Date
1/6/2023
Services Performed
  • PERFORM A BASIC VEHICLE SAFETY INSPECTION, INCLUDING CHECKING ALL FLUID LEVELS, BATTERY, ALTERNATOR, A/C TEMPERATURE, TIRE PRESSURE, BRAKES, HOSES, SUSPENSION AND EXHAUST SYSTEM. ALSO CHECKED VEHICLE FOR MAINTENANCE ITEMS NEEDED. NOTES/RECOMMENDATIONS ATTACHED (AS REQUIRED) AIR BAG LIGHT IS ON
  • CUSTOMER STATES BEEN SITTING FOR 5 DAYS, WON'T CRANK WITH A JUMP
  • TEST PRIMARY AND SECONDARY IGNITION SYSTEMS, ALTERNATOR & BATTERY. BATTERY FAILED LOAD TEST AND COLD CRANKING AMPRES (CCA) TEST. BATTERY RATED AT 650 CCA ONLY MEASURING AT 000 CCA. ACCESS BATTERY TO REPLACE, AND RECHECK SYSTEM – OK. INSPECT BATTERY CABLES, CONNECTIONS & CLEAN/SERVICE BATTERY CABLE ENDS.
  • ACCESS COMPUTER TO CHECK FOR TROUBLE CODES (DTCs) IN SUPPLIMENTAL RESTRAINT SYSTEM (AIR BAG/SRS). PERFORM ENGINE OFF TEST & FOUND
 
ARNALDO R. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/11/2023

2012 Lexus ES 350

Lexus ES 350

Mileage
47,052
Service Date
1/4/2023
Services Performed
  • PERFORM OIL CHANGE SERVICE INCLUDING: REMOVING NECESSARY SPLASH COVERS TO ACCESS DRAIN PLUG AND FILTER, CHECKING AND FILLING OF ALL FLUID LEVELS, & TIRE PRESSURE, BASIC VISUAL INSPECTION OF BRAKES, HOSES, FRONT AND REAR SUSPENSION, SEALS, DRIVETRAIN AND EXHAUST SYSTEM. ALSO, RESET SERVICE REMINDER LIGHT
  • PERFORM A BASIC VEHICLE SAFETY INSPECTION, INCLUDING CHECKING ALL FLUID LEVELS, BATTERY, ALTERNATOR, A/C TEMPERATURE, TIRE PRESSURE, BRAKES, HOSES, SUSPENSION AND EXHAUST SYSTEM. ALSO CHECKED VEHICLE FOR MAINTENANCE ITEMS NEEDED. NOTES/RECOMMENDATIONS ATTACHED (AS REQUIRED)
  • REPLACE FRONT BRAKE PADS, WEAR SENSOR (AS APPLICABLE) AND ROTORS, INSPECT & CLEAN CALIPERS. LUBE SLIDES & ROAD TEST VEHICLE TO VERIFY PROPER OPERATION.
  • REPLACE REAR BRAKE PADS, WEAR SENSOR (AS APPLICABLE) AND ROTORS, INSPECT & CLEAN CALIPERS. LUBE SLIDES & ROAD TEST VEHICLE TO VERIFY PROPER OPERATION
  • REPLACE BRAKE FLUID; FLUSH & CHECK ALL LINES/HOSES FOR LEAKS, CHECK ABS OPERATION, RESET BRAKE SYSTEM, AND ROAD TEST VEHICLE.
  • ACCESS AND REPLACE IN CABIN AIR FILTER, INSPECT AREA AND MIST A/C DUCTS WITH DISINFECTANT & MILDEW REPELLANT
  • REMOVE ITEMS TO GAIN ACCESS TO/OPEN INTAKE BOX, CHECK AND REPLACE AIR FILTER. CHECK AIR INTAKE COMPONENT INTEGRITY – OK
  • PERFORM 4 STEP FUEL SYSTEM SERVICE: DECARBONIZE AND CLEAN THROTTLE BODY & THROTTLE PLATE, CLEAN & ADJUST IDLE AIR CONTROL MOTOR (AS APPLICABLE), FLUSH FUEL INJECTORS (DIRECT FLUSH), TREAT AND DECARBONIZE AIR INTAKE SYSTEM (INDUCTION SERVICE), ADD EMISSION SYSTEM CLEANER TO CRANKCASE (OIL), INSPECT FUEL LINES/HOSES AND ROAD TEST VEHICLE.
 
BILL H. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/6/2023

2012 Hyundai Santa Fe

Hyundai Santa Fe

Mileage
94,473
Service Date
12/16/2022
Services Performed
  • REMOVE DRIVER'S HEADLAMP CAPSULE TO REPLACE LOW BEAM BULB. REMOVE RIGHT OUTER TAILLAMP TO REPLACE PARK/BRAKE LAMP BULB. REMOVE RIGHT LIFTGATE LAMP HOUSING TO REPLACE PARKING LAMP BULB.
 
KIM K. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/22/2022

2016 Jeep Wrangler

Jeep Wrangler

Mileage
22,846
Service Date
12/8/2022
Services Performed
  • PERFORM A BASIC VEHICLE SAFETY INSPECTION, INCLUDING CHECKING ALL FLUID LEVELS, BATTERY, ALTERNATOR, A/C TEMPERATURE, TIRE PRESSURE, BRAKES, HOSES, SUSPENSION AND EXHAUST SYSTEM. ALSO CHECKED VEHICLE FOR MAINTENANCE ITEMS NEEDED. NOTES/RECOMMENDATIONS ATTACHED (AS REQUIRED)
  • PERFORM OIL CHANGE SERVICE INCLUDING: REMOVING NECESSARY SPLASH COVERS TO ACCESS DRAIN PLUG AND FILTER, CHECKING AND FILLING OF ALL FLUID LEVELS, & TIRE PRESSURE, BASIC VISUAL INSPECTION OF BRAKES, HOSES, FRONT AND REAR SUSPENSION, SEALS, DRIVETRAIN AND EXHAUST SYSTEM. ALSO, RESET SERVICE REMINDER LIGHT
  • **RECOMMEND BALANCING IF VIBRATIONS OCCUR OVER 50MPH AFTER ROTATION**
  • REPLACE WIPER BLADES
  • TESTED EACH AIR DOOR ACTUATOR, TECH FOUND BLEND DOOR ACTUATOR GEAR TO BE STRIPED OUT, NEED TO R&R ACTUATOR
 
JAMIE F. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/13/2022

2017 GMC Acadia

GMC Acadia

Mileage
25,689
Service Date
10/25/2022
Services Performed
  • PERFORM OIL CHANGE SERVICE INCLUDING: REMOVING NECESSARY SPLASH COVERS TO ACCESS DRAIN PLUG AND FILTER, CHECKING AND FILLING OF ALL FLUID LEVELS, & TIRE PRESSURE, BASIC VISUAL INSPECTION OF BRAKES, HOSES, FRONT AND REAR SUSPENSION, SEALS, DRIVETRAIN AND EXHAUST SYSTEM. ALSO, RESET SERVICE REMINDER LIGHT
  • ACCESS AND REPLACE IN CABIN AIR FILTER, INSPECT AREA AND MIST A/C DUCTS WITH DISINFECTANT & MILDEW REPELLANT
  • REPLACED BOTH WORN BLADES, FILL/TOP OFF WASHER FLUID AND CHECK ALL WIPER SYSTEM OPERATIONS – OK
  • PERFORM A BASIC VEHICLE SAFETY INSPECTION, INCLUDING CHECKING ALL FLUID LEVELS, BATTERY, ALTERNATOR, A/C TEMPERATURE, TIRE PRESSURE, BRAKES, HOSES, SUSPENSION AND EXHAUST SYSTEM. ALSO CHECKED VEHICLE FOR MAINTENANCE ITEMS NEEDED. NOTES/RECOMMENDATIONS ATTACHED (AS REQUIRED)
 
DARIN W. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/29/2022

2015 Toyota Tundra

Toyota Tundra

Mileage
104,980
Service Date
9/23/2022
Services Performed
  • TEST DRIVE TO CONFIRM CUSTOMER'S CONCERN. HEARD NOISE FROM FRONT OF VEHICLE. RAISE VEHICLE ON LIFT TO LOCATE NOISE. NOISE IS COMING FROM WATER PUMP. WATER PUMP – Remove & Replace, TEST DRIVE TO CONFIRM REPAIR, OK.
  • PRESSURE TEST, FLUSH AND BLEED COOLING SYSTEM. INSTALL COOLANT FLUSH ADDITIVE, INSPECT HOSES AND VERIFY PROPER SYSTEM OPERATION – OK. ***NOTE: IT IS COMMON FOR VEHICLES TO DEVELOP AN "AIR POCKET" AND REQUIRE AN ADDITIONAL TOP OFF OF COOLANT UP TO 500 MILES AFTER REPAIRS ARE COMPLETED***
  • ROTATE & BALANCE 4 TIRES, CHECK AND ADJUST TIRE PRESSURES (INCLUDING SPARE IF ACCESSABLE), AND INSPECT BRAKE PADS.
  • INSPECT FRONT AND REAR STEERING AND SUSPENSION PARTS FOR WEAR. CHECK AND SET TIRE PRESSURE. SET FRONT AND REAR STEERING & SUSPENSION TO RECOMMENDED FACTORY SPECIFICATIONS. ROAD TEST VEHICLE AND CHECK FOR PROPER TRACKING. SEE ALIGNMENT SPEC. SHEET AND ANY RECOMMENDATIONS ATTACHED. ALIGNMENT INCLUDES FULL TOE SETTING AND BASIC CAMBER/CASTER (AS APPLICABLE)
  • PERFORM A BASIC VEHICLE SAFETY INSPECTION, INCLUDING CHECKING ALL FLUID LEVELS, BATTERY, ALTERNATOR, A/C TEMPERATURE, TIRE PRESSURE, BRAKES, HOSES, SUSPENSION AND EXHAUST SYSTEM. ALSO CHECKED VEHICLE FOR MAINTENANCE ITEMS NEEDED. NOTES/RECOMMENDATIONS ATTACHED (AS REQUIRED)
 
YUNIET L. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/27/2022

2013 Volkswagen Passat

Volkswagen Passat

Mileage
76,646
Service Date
7/26/2022
Services Performed
  • PLACED VEHICLE ON LIFT TO INSPECT UNDERCARRIAGE AND FOUND MOST OF THE SPLASH GUARD MISSING. ONLY REMINISCE LEFT WAS SOME OF THE INSULATION. REPLACED SPLASH GUARD AND SECURE ALL NECESSARY HARDWARE. TEST DRIVE VEHICLE AND INSPECT SPLASH SHIELD. SPLASH SHIELD IS OKAY AT THIS TIME.
  • REMOVE AND REPLACE KEY FOB BATTERY. ENSURE THE KEY FOB IS WORKING.
 
GREG D. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/29/2022

2011 Infiniti EX35

Infiniti EX35

Mileage
81,474
Service Date
7/27/2022
Services Performed
  • PERFORM OIL CHANGE SERVICE INCLUDING: REMOVING NECESSARY SPLASH COVERS TO ACCESS DRAIN PLUG AND FILTER, CHECKING AND FILLING OF ALL FLUID LEVELS, & TIRE PRESSURE, BASIC VISUAL INSPECTION OF BRAKES, HOSES, FRONT AND REAR SUSPENSION, SEALS, DRIVETRAIN AND EXHAUST SYSTEM. ALSO, RESET SERVICE REMINDER LIGHT
  • CHECK PRIMARY AND SECONDARY IGNITION SYSTEMS. FOUND THE BATTERY HAS A BAD CELL.
  • TEST PRIMARY AND SECONDARY IGNITION SYSTEMS, ALTERNATOR & BATTERY. BATTERY FAILED LOAD TEST AND COLD CRANKING AMPRES (CCA) TEST. BATTERY RATED AT 640 CCA ONLY MEASURING AT 250 CCA. ACCESS BATTERY TO REPLACE, AND RECHECK SYSTEM – OK. INSPECT BATTERY CABLES, CONNECTIONS & CLEAN/SERVICE BATTERY CABLE ENDS.
  • ROAD TEST VEHICLE AND VISUALLY CHECK BRAKES FOR ANY ABNORMALITIES. FOUND THE FRONT BRAKE PADS MEASURING AT 5MM AND THE REAR BRAKE PADS MEASURING AT 2MM. RECOMMENDED REPAIRS BELOW.
  • REPLACE FRONT BRAKE PADS, WEAR SENSOR (AS APPLICABLE) AND ROTORS, INSPECT & CLEAN CALIPERS. LUBE SLIDES & ROAD TEST VEHICLE TO VERIFY PROPER OPERATION.
  • REPLACE REAR BRAKE PADS, WEAR SENSOR (AS APPLICABLE) AND ROTORS, INSPECT & CLEAN CALIPERS. LUBE SLIDES & ROAD TEST VEHICLE TO VERIFY PROPER OPERATION
  • REPLACE BRAKE FLUID; FLUSH & CHECK ALL LINES/HOSES FOR LEAKS, CHECK ABS OPERATION, RESET BRAKE SYSTEM, AND ROAD TEST VEHICLE.
  • REMOVE ITEMS TO GAIN ACCESS TO/OPEN INTAKE BOX, CHECK AND REPLACE AIR FILTER. CHECK AIR INTAKE COMPONENT INTEGRITY – OK
  • ACCESS AND REPLACE IN CABIN AIR FILTER, INSPECT AREA AND MIST A/C DUCTS WITH DISINFECTANT & MILDEW REPELLANT
  • CHECK ALL TIRES FOR PROPER PRESSURE. LEAK TEST PASSENGER REAR TIRE. REMOVE ROAD DEBRIS AND REPAIR TIRE. FOUND LEAK AT THE VALVE STEM. DISMOUNTED TIRE AND SET BEAD AGAIN. RECHECK FOR LEAK – OK AT THIS TIME.
  • PERFORM A BASIC VEHICLE SAFETY INSPECTION, INCLUDING CHECKING ALL FLUID LEVELS, BATTERY, ALTERNATOR, A/C TEMPERATURE, TIRE PRESSURE, BRAKES, HOSES, SUSPENSION AND EXHAUST SYSTEM. ALSO CHECKED VEHICLE FOR MAINTENANCE ITEMS NEEDED. NOTES/RECOMMENDATIONS ATTACHED (AS REQUIRED)
 
ILANA R. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/27/2022

2012 Lexus ES 350

Lexus ES 350

Mileage
45,455
Service Date
6/24/2022
Services Performed
  • PERFORM OIL CHANGE SERVICE INCLUDING: REMOVING NECESSARY SPLASH COVERS TO ACCESS DRAIN PLUG AND FILTER, CHECKING AND FILLING OF ALL FLUID LEVELS, & TIRE PRESSURE, BASIC VISUAL INSPECTION OF BRAKES, HOSES, FRONT AND REAR SUSPENSION, SEALS, DRIVETRAIN AND EXHAUST SYSTEM. ALSO, RESET SERVICE REMINDER LIGHT
  • REPLACED BOTH WORN BLADES, FILL/TOP OFF WASHER FLUID AND CHECK ALL WIPER SYSTEM OPERATIONS – OK
  • **RECOMMEND BALANCING IF VIBRATIONS OCCUR OVER 50MPH AFTER ROTATION**
  • PERFORM A BASIC VEHICLE SAFETY INSPECTION, INCLUDING CHECKING ALL FLUID LEVELS, BATTERY, ALTERNATOR, A/C TEMPERATURE, TIRE PRESSURE, BRAKES, HOSES, SUSPENSION AND EXHAUST SYSTEM. ALSO CHECKED VEHICLE FOR MAINTENANCE ITEMS NEEDED. NOTES/RECOMMENDATIONS ATTACHED (AS REQUIRED)
 
BILL H. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/26/2022

2009 Land Rover Range Rover Sport

Land Rover Range Rover Sport

Mileage
189,601
Service Date
6/13/2022
Services Performed
  • DIAGNOSE LEAK(S). DEGREASE AND CLEAN ALL EFFECTED AREAS OF VEHICLE. RUN VEHICLE TO IDENTIFY LEAK SOURCE(s). FOUND CRACKED THERMOSTAT HOUSING LEAKING COOLANT.
  • REMOVE AND REPLACE THERMOSTAT HOUSING DUE TO THE HOUSING BEING CRACKED. REINSTALLED ALL NECESSARY COMPONENTS. TEST DROVE VEHICLE AND PLACED VEHICLE ON LIFT OT INSPECT FOR FURTHER LEAKS. NONE DETECTED AT THIS TIME.
 
JASON S. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/24/2022

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Sam's Automotive
1021 Ne 44th Ct
Oakland Park, FL 33334
(954) 771-4850