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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

2007 Toyota Sienna

Toyota Sienna

Mileage
106,365
Service Date
2/25/2021
Services Performed
  • PERFORM TIRE ROTATION
  • REPLACE ENGINE OIL AND FILTER, SET TIRE PRESSURES, TOP OFF FLUIDS AND RESET MAINT LIGHT
 
ROBERT C. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/27/2021

2016 Subaru Outback

Subaru Outback

Mileage
26,018
Service Date
1/25/2021
Services Performed
  • REMOVE AND REPLACE AIR FILTER, CLEAN OUT HOUSING.
  • REMOVE AND REPLACE BATTERY, SERVICE TERMINALS RE CHECK, OK.
  • REMOVE AND REPLACE CABIN FILTER, CLEAN OUT HOUSING.
  • REPLACE ENGINE OIL AND FILTER, SET TIRE PRESSURES, TOP OFF FLUIDS AND RESET MAINT LIGHT
 
DIANNE R. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/25/2021

2005 Jeep Liberty

Jeep Liberty

Mileage
135,873
Service Date
1/5/2021
Services Performed
  • CHECK ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS, REMOVE AND REPLACE BLOWER MOTOR RESISTER, SERVICE AND REPAIR CONNECTIONS, RETEST, OK
 
LINA S. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/13/2021

2014 Mercedes-Benz GL450

Mercedes-Benz GL450

Mileage
92,647
Service Date
12/4/2020
Services Performed
  • 4.00 X 4 = 16.00
  • 40.00 X 4 = 160.00
  • ALIGNMENT
  • COMPUTER SCAN, CHECK FLUIDS, POWER TRAIN, SUSPENSION, BRAKES, TIRES, FILTERS, BELTS, HOSES, LIGHTS, ROAD TEST, COMPLETE CHECK OUT, OK, ONLY NEED TIRES AND ALIGMENT
 
SHELLEY M. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/5/2020

2016 Lexus GX 460

Lexus GX 460

Mileage
67,077
Service Date
11/9/2020
Services Performed
  • REPLACE ENGINE OIL AND FILTER, SET TIRE PRESSURES, TOP OFF FLUIDS AND RESET MAINT LIGHT
  • TIRE ROTATION
 
ROBIN D. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/19/2020

2008 Chrysler Sebring

Chrysler Sebring

Mileage
136,220
Service Date
10/22/2020
Services Performed
  • AC COMPRESSOR ENGAGES ON AND OFF FOR CLIMATE CONTROL
  • PUT TENSION ON WIPER ARMS AND RETEST, OK
  • REPAIR TIRE, RECHECK FOR LEAKS, OK, ALSO ROTATE TIRES
  • REPLACE ENGINE OIL AND FILTER, SET TIRE PRESSURES, TOP OFF FLUIDS AND RESET MAINT LIGHT
 
CHRIS D. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/26/2020

2012 Subaru Outback

Subaru Outback

Mileage
172,197
Service Date
10/2/2020
Services Performed
  • REMOVE AND REPLACE FRONT BRAKE PADS, ROTORS AND HARDWARE, SERVICE THE CALIPERS AND BRACKETS, FLUSH AND BLEED BRAKE FLUID, ROAD TEST, OK
 
CHRIS D. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/7/2020

2012 Hyundai Sonata

Hyundai Sonata

Mileage
91,110
Service Date
9/17/2020
Services Performed
  • REPLACE ENGINE OIL AND FILTER, SET TIRE PRESSURES, TOP OFF FLUIDS AND RESET MAINT LIGHT
 
MARTHE W. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/19/2020

2008 Pontiac Vibe

Pontiac Vibe

Mileage
157,891
Service Date
9/11/2020
Services Performed
  • CUT OUT RUSTED FLANGE AND WELD IN NEW PIPE
  • REPLACE DRIVE BELT AND SERVICE ALL PULLEYS
 
PAUL K. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/12/2020

2012 Honda Accord

Honda Accord

Mileage
41,677
Service Date
8/31/2020
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 9/2/2020

2015 Chrysler 200

Chrysler 200

Mileage
50,333
Service Date
8/26/2020
Services Performed
  • COMPLETE VEHICLE DETAIL / FUEL VEHICLE INSPECTION
  • NEEDS RIGHT FRONT LOWER CONTROL ARM 679.00 ALIGNMENT 89.99
 
CALVIN F. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/2/2020

2018 Honda Pilot

Honda Pilot

Mileage
27,801
Service Date
8/21/2020
Services Performed
  • REPLACE RIGHT REAR DOOR SKIN, REPAIR, PRIME, PAINT RIGHT FRONT DOOR, RIGHT REAR DOOR, RIGHT REAR QUARTER, LOWER ROCKER PANEL, RE-ASSEMBLE DOOR HANDLE AND INTERIOR DOOR PANELS, WET SAND, BUFF WASH AND CLEAN EXTERIOR AND INTERIOR
 
KRISTA R. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/27/2020