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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

2019 Cadillac XT4

Cadillac XT4

Mileage
10,000
Service Date
1/2/2020
Services Performed
  • REMOVE TIRE OFF WHEEL, PATCH TIRE FROM INSIDE, BEAD SEAL, BALANCE AND SET ALL TIRE PRESSURES, RECHECK FOR LEAKS, OK
 
ROBERT H. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/18/2020

2012 Lexus LS 460

Lexus LS 460

Mileage
57,462
Service Date
1/8/2020
Services Performed
  • REPLACE ENGINE OIL AND FILTER, SET TIRE PRESSURES, TOP OFF FLUIDS AND RESET MAINT LIGHT
 
BEN G. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/14/2020

2011 Chevrolet Equinox

Chevrolet Equinox

Mileage
58,118
Service Date
1/7/2020
Services Performed
  • REMOVE AND REPLACE LEFT REAR BRAKE LIGHT BULB, SERVICE THE CONNECTIONS, RETEST, OK
  • REPAIR TIRE AND SET ALL TIRE PRESSURES, RECHECK FOR LEAKS, OK
 
SARAH S. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/10/2020

2015 Toyota Tacoma

Toyota Tacoma

Mileage
87,353
Service Date
12/27/2019
Services Performed
  • REPLACE ENGINE OIL AND FILTER, SET TIRE PRESSURES, TOP OFF FLUIDS AND RESET MAINT LIGHT
  • REPLACE FRONT BRAKE PADS, ROTORS AND HARDWARE, SERVICE THE CALIPERS AND BRACKETS, FLUSH AND BLEED BRAKE FLUID, ROAD TEST, OK
 
GIO / FRANK gave our service a 5 star review on 12/28/2019

2007 Porsche 911

Porsche 911

Mileage
68,060
Service Date
12/6/2019
Services Performed
  • STORAGE FOR THE SEASON
  • SWAP OUT SUMMER SET FOR WINTER SET, RESET COMPUTER FOR WINTER SET AND RESET TIRE PRESSURE MONITOR SYSTEM
 
STEPHAN W. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/10/2019

2008 Mercedes-Benz C300

Mercedes-Benz C300

Mileage
53,879
Service Date
11/29/2019
Services Performed
  • CUST OWN PARTS / NO CHARGE
  • REMOVE AND REPLACE FRONT AND REAR BRAKE PADS, ROTORS AND HARDWARE, SERVICE THE CALIPERS AND BRACKETS, SERVICE AND ADJUST PARKING BRAKE, FLUSH AND BLEED BRAKE FLUID, ROAD TEST, OK
 
STEVE D. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/3/2019

2009 Nissan Sentra

Nissan Sentra

Mileage
124,652
Service Date
11/16/2019
Services Performed
  • REPLACE ENGINE OIL AND FILTER, SET TIRE PRESSURES, TOP OFF FLUIDS AND RESET MAINT LIGHT
 
DEBB V. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/25/2019

2006 Porsche Cayenne

Porsche Cayenne

Mileage
151,083
Service Date
11/7/2019
Services Performed
  • REMOVE AND REPLACE LEFT FRONT TURN SIGNAL BULB, SERVICE THE CONNECTIONS, RESET COMPUTER, RETEST, OK
  • REMOVE BLOWER MOTOR, CLEAN OUT HOUSING, LUBRICATE BLOWER MOTOR FAN BLADES AND MOTOR, RE-ASSEMBLE, RECHECK FOR NOISE, OK
  • TEST DRIVE, FOUND LOOSE PANELS ON RIGHT LOWER BUMPER, INSTALL NEW HARDWARE, RECHECK FOR NOISE, OK
  • REPLACE ENGINE OIL AND FILTER, FLUSH, LUBRICATE AL SUSPENSION COMPONENTS, SET TIRE PRESSURES, TOP OFF FLUIDS, COMPLETE VEHICLE INSPECTION, ROAD TEST, RESET MAINT LIGHT, OK
 
LARRY P. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/12/2019

2008 Nissan Altima

Nissan Altima

Mileage
66,884
Service Date
10/31/2019
Services Performed
  • SET TIRE PRESSURES, TOP OFF FLUIDS, COMPLETE SAFETY INSPECTION, ROAD TEST, OK
  • SERVICE CALIPERS AND BRACKETS, FLUSH AND BLEED BRAKE FLUID, ROAD TEST, OK
  • REMOVE AND REPLACE RIGHT FRONT HUB BEARING, LUBRICATE ALL SUSPENSION COMPONENTS, ROAD TEST, OK
 
MIKE G. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/11/2019

2012 Hyundai Sonata

Hyundai Sonata

Mileage
103,672
Service Date
10/14/2019
Services Performed
  • REPLACE ENGINE OIL AND FILTER, SET TIRE PRESSURES, TOP OFF FLUIDS AND RESET MAINT LIGHT
 
JOYCE S. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/18/2019

2013 Nissan Altima

Nissan Altima

Mileage
153,698
Service Date
10/10/2019
Services Performed
  • 4.00 X 2 = 8.00
  • 30.00 X 2 = 60.00
  • REPLACE ENGINE OIL AND FILTER, SET TIRE PRESSURES, TOP OFF FLUIDS AND RESET MAINT LIGHT
 
LEVI O. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/15/2019

2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Jeep Grand Cherokee

Mileage
96,827
Service Date
9/28/2019
Services Performed
  • REMOVE AND REPLACE REAR BRAKE PADS, ROTORS AND HARDWARE, SERVICE THE CALIPERS AND BRACKETS, CLEAN AND ADJUST PARKING BRAKE, FLUSH AND BLEED BRAKE FLUID, ROAD TEST, OK
 
RUSTY M. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/30/2019