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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

2004 Pontiac Grand Am

Pontiac Grand Am

Mileage
162,160
Service Date
6/14/2022
Services Performed
  • REPLACE ENGINE OIL AND FILTER, SET TIRE PRESSURES, TOP OFF FLUIDS AND RESET MAINT LIGHT
 
NARAJEAN N. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/15/2022

2007 Toyota Matrix

Toyota Matrix

Mileage
121,000
Service Date
6/13/2022
Services Performed
  • NOT REPAIRABLE, REPLACE TIRE, VALVE STEM CORE, BALANCE AND SET ALL TIRE PRESSURES
  • TIRE DISPOSAL
  • REPAIR LEFT REAR TIRE RECHECK FOR LEAKS, OK
 
FRANCE N. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/14/2022

2007 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Jeep Grand Cherokee

Mileage
59,074
Service Date
6/9/2022
Services Performed
  • CUT OFF AND REMOVE OLD MUFFLER, REFIT EXHAUST PIPE AND WELD NEW MUFFLER IN PLACE, SET EXHAUST CLAMPS, TEST, OK
  • RECOMMEND FRONT TIRES 245/65/R17 ($399.99 WITH INSTALL) AND FRONT BRAKES PADS AND ROTORS ($449.99)
  • REPLACE ENGINE OIL AND FILTER, SET TIRE PRESSURES, TOP OFF FLUIDS AND RESET MAINT LIGHT
  • REMOVE WHEEL, REMOVE TIRE, GRIND OFF CORROSION AND CLEAN SEAL, RE-SEAL TIRE, CHECK VALVE, REPLACE TIRE ON WHEEL AND REPLACE WHEEL ON CAR, SET TIRE PRESSURES, TEST, OK
 
PHIL B. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/10/2022

2010 Ford Pickup

Ford Pickup

Mileage
168,052
Service Date
6/9/2022
Services Performed
  • REPLACE ENGINE OIL AND FILTER, SET TIRE PRESSURES, TOP OFF FLUIDS AND RESET MAINT LIGHT
 
JASON B. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/10/2022

2012 Lexus RX 350

Lexus RX 350

Mileage
92,738
Service Date
6/2/2022
Services Performed
  • COMPLETE ELECTRICAL DIAG, REMOVE AND REPLACE BATTERY, SERVICE TERMINALS AND CONNECTIONS, RETEST, OK
 
WILMA S. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/9/2022

2012 BMW 328i

BMW 328i

Mileage
66,859
Service Date
5/26/2022
Services Performed
  • REPLACE ENGINE OIL AND FILTER, SET TIRE PRESSURES, TOP OFF FLUIDS AND RESET MAINT LIGHT
  • SWAP WINTER SET FOR SUMMER SET, SET ALL TIRE PRESSURES
  • STORAGE
 
AUDREY O. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/27/2022

2013 Hyundai Tucson

Hyundai Tucson

Mileage
68,000
Service Date
4/28/2022
Services Performed
  • 45.00 X 2 = 90.00
  • 4.50 X 2 = 9.00
 
SCOTT P. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/4/2022

2009 Toyota Camry

Toyota Camry

Mileage
51,157
Service Date
4/15/2022
Services Performed
  • REPLACE ENGINE OIL AND FILTER, SET TIRE PRESSURES, TOP OFF FLUIDS AND RESET MAINT LIGHT
  • REMOVE TIRE OFF WHEEL, GRIND OFF CORROSION BUILD UP, BEAD SEAL, REMOVE AND REPLACE TIRE PRESSURE SENSOR, RE-PROGRAM, SET TIRE PRESSURES, TEST DRIVE
  • REMOVE RUSTED OUT HEAT SHIELD
 
BARBARA P. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/23/2022

2015 Hyundai Accent

Hyundai Accent

Mileage
129,958
Service Date
3/10/2022
Services Performed
  • REMOVE AND REPLACE FRONT BRAKE PADS, ROTORS AND HARDWARE, SERVICE THE CALIPERS AND BRACKETS, FLUSH AND BLEED BRAKE FLUID, ROAD TEST, OK
  • TIRE ROTATION
 
ANDREW W. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/22/2022

2019 Audi Q5

Audi Q5

Mileage
26,447
Service Date
12/8/2021
Services Performed
  • IL TIRE USER FEE / TIRE DISPOSAL
  • CUST OWN TIRE
 
KEN A. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/9/2021

2013 Volkswagen Touareg

Volkswagen Touareg

Mileage
128,104
Service Date
11/18/2021
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
  • ESTIMATE ON REPLACEMENT 1095.00
 
BRIAN C. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/18/2021

2020 Honda Accord

Honda Accord

Mileage
7,129
Service Date
9/13/2021
Services Performed
  • REPLACE ENGINE OIL AND FILTER, SET TIRE PRESSURES, TOP OFF FLUIDS AND RESET MAINT LIGHT
 
BRAD B. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/15/2021