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Welcome to Breaking Point Auto LLC,
your car service in Winnetka, Northbrook & Northfield, IL!

If you’re looking for auto repair in Winnetka, Northbrook & Northfield, IL, you’ve found us. Here at Breaking Point Auto LLC we work hard to earn your trust and loyalty. We know how important it is to find a Winnetka, Northbrook & Northfield car service you can rely on, so your satisfaction is our top priority each and every day.

Here at Breaking Point Auto LLC 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 Winnetka, Northbrook & Northfield 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 Winnetka, Northbrook & Northfield, we are totally confident that Breaking Point Auto LLC is the best option in town!

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The Team

Ivan Alfaro – Owner

  • Ivan at a very young age developed a passion for cars and started actually working on them at the age of 16.
  • To further his career he entered into an automotive repair program through LTI and graduated in 2001.
  • Upon graduation, Ivan started working immediately for a few brand name dealers, such as Cars Honda and Sherman Dodge. After working as a tech for the dealerships he went on to serve as one of the top technicians for an established shop in Evanston, IL.
  • Ivan then stated with the Breaking Point in 2010 and he has been with us since. During his time here Ivan has been able to deliver the highest level of repair and has built lasting relationships with many of the Breaking Point customers. Our customers put a lot of faith/trust in Ivan and he consistently delivers excellent results.

Wesley – Senior Technician

  • Started his career with automotive repair around the age of 18 in Poland.
  • Was admitted to a 4-year state-sponsored automotive engineering program, which he graduated from in 1981
  • Came to the states in 1991 and continued his career in automotive repair working at a well-established shop in Highland Park, IL.
  • He then came to the Breaking Point in 1991.
  • Throughout his career, there is not an automotive issue Wesley has not encountered before. Wesley’s wealth and breadth of knowledge make him a very valuable asset to the team.
  • Wesley worked as a military mechanic for 4 years when he enlisted at age 18

The Absolute Best Car Service in Winnetka, Northbrook & Northfield, IL

What sets Breaking Point Auto LLC apart from all of the others in Winnetka, Northbrook & Northfield, IL?

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in Winnetka, Northbrook & Northfield, IL, 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 Breaking Point Auto LLC, 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 Winnetka, Northbrook & Northfield auto repair table.

Time: We take the time we need to provide you with top quality car service in Winnetka, Northbrook & Northfield, IL, 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

2013 Ford Taurus

Ford Taurus

Mileage
52,226
Service Date
11/28/2022
Services Performed
  • COMPUTER SCAN, CODES FOR FAULT ON LEFT REAR ABS SENSOR, INSPECT SENSOR, CLEAN OUT, RESET COMPUTER, ROAD TEST, OK
 
THERESE A. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/30/2022

2018 Nissan Versa Note

Nissan Versa Note

Mileage
22,141
Service Date
11/17/2022
Services Performed
  • JUMP START
  • BAD BATTERY, REPLACED BATTERY
  • REPLACED BATTERY, CLEANED TERMINALS, TIGHTEN CONNECTIONS AND SECURED BATTERY, CHECK STARTING AND CHARGING SYSTEM, CLEARED COMPUTER CODES. OPERATION – OK
 
CAROL A. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/19/2022

2013 Volkswagen Jetta

Volkswagen Jetta

Mileage
32,763
Service Date
11/15/2022
Services Performed
  • REPAIR TIRE AND SET ALL TIRE PRESSURES
  • COMPUTER SCAN, CODES FOR OIL PRESSURE SWITCH FAULT, WILL POSSIBLY NEED OIL PRESSURE SWITCH SENSOR, TOP OFF FLUIDS, CLEAR COMPUTER, OK
 
CARRIE O. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/15/2022

2016 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport

Hyundai Santa Fe Sport

Mileage
41,626
Service Date
11/7/2022
Services Performed
  • REPLACE ENGINE OIL AND FILTER, SET TIRE PRESSURES, TOP OFF FLUIDS AND RESET MAINT LIGHT
 
JOHN G. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/11/2022

2012 Jeep Liberty

Jeep Liberty

Mileage
118,998
Service Date
11/8/2022
Services Performed
  • CHECK, TEST DRIVE, LOW OUTPUT OF HEAT DRAIN COOLANT, FLUSH SYSTEM, FLUSH HEATER CORE, REPLACE THERMOSTAT, REPLACE CABIN AIR FILTERS, ENGINE AIR FILTER, REFILL AND BLEED COOLING SYSTEM, TEST DRIVE, OPERATION – OK
  • REPLACE BOTH FRONT WIPER BLADES
 
KASIA J. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/9/2022

2018 Nissan Murano

Nissan Murano

Mileage
57,395
Service Date
11/5/2022
Services Performed
  • REPLACE ENGINE OIL AND FILTER, SET TIRE PRESSURES, TOP OFF FLUIDS AND RESET MAINT LIGHT
  • BEND BACK REAR LOWER BUMPER COVER AND SECURE
 
TREESA K. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/7/2022

2020 Land Rover Range Rover Sport

Land Rover Range Rover Sport

Mileage
48,139
Service Date
11/3/2022
Services Performed
  • REMOVE AND REPLACE 1 TIRES – RIGHT FRONT, VALVE STEM CORES, BALANCE AND SET ALL TIRE PRESSURES
  • IL TIRE USER FEE / TIRE DISPOSAL
 
BLAKE B. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/4/2022

2019 Toyota Prius

Toyota Prius

Mileage
14,936
Service Date
10/29/2022
Services Performed
  • REMOVE AND REPLACE 1 TIRES, VALVE STEM CORES, BALANCE AND SET ALL TIRE PRESSURES
  • IL TIRE USER FEE / TIRE DISPOSAL
  • REPROGRAM TPMS SENSOR
 
JAMES S. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/30/2022

2019 Subaru Impreza

Subaru Impreza

Mileage
32,146
Service Date
10/28/2022
Services Performed
  • REPLACE ENGINE OIL AND FILTER, SET TIRE PRESSURES, TOP OFF FLUIDS AND RESET MAINT LIGHT
 
JAMIE F. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/29/2022

2016 Jeep Cherokee

Jeep Cherokee

Mileage
67,341
Service Date
10/27/2022
Services Performed
  • REPLACE ENGINE OIL AND FILTER, SET TIRE PRESSURES, TOP OFF FLUIDS AND RESET MAINT LIGHT
 
MIKE H. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/27/2022

2015 Mercedes-Benz S550

Mercedes-Benz S550

Mileage
41,160
Service Date
10/17/2022
Services Performed
  • LIFT UP VEHICLE, FIND LEAK, REMOVE TIRE OFF WHEEL GRIND OFF CORROSION BUILD UP, BEAD SEAL, REPAIR AND SET ALL TIRE PRESSURES, RECHECK FOR LEAKS, OK
 
JIM D. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/18/2022

2009 Nissan Altima

Nissan Altima

Mileage
112,383
Service Date
10/14/2022
Services Performed
  • REPAIR TIRE
 
JAMIE F. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/15/2022