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Columbia and Lexington Auto Repair


Mon - Fri: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM


Mon - Fri: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Kestner Automotive

What Our Clients Say
About Us

5 Star Review by Kimberly Roberts
“Excellent service ! Friendly and down to earth staff! They see you as a person not just a price tag! that is very important to me. Thanks guys keep up the great work!!”
5 Star Review by Natanna Wright
“Service is fast and very friendly, helpful staff. Have always been able to trust Kestner's as they are honest and communicate well if anything is found that needs to be repaired.”
5 Star Review by Renee Harris
“Absolutely they should get a 5 Star rating!! The owners and staff have always gone above and beyond to help me out with my car care needs. Keep up the amazing work Kestner Family!! You are the best around!”

Welcome To Kestner Automotive

Keeping Families Safe Since 2002

We have been keeping families safe since 2002 with our dedication to quality and a strong partnership with our customers. We view every customer as a blessing. We recognize that you as a consumer have many choices as to whom you allow to maintain and repair your vehicle. Our appreciation for the opportunity you have given us will not be taken for granted.

With our team of highly trained and certified technicians combined with modern tools and equipment, we are able to provide you with outstanding service and repairs ranging from engine and transmission replacement to brake services. Our customer service commitment will always meet your expectations.


We will always explain exactly what repairs are required and why before we proceed with any work on your vehicle. When the job is done we explain ALL charges thoroughly. The Service Advisor and Technician assigned to your vehicle will answer any questions you may have.

In order to ensure the safety and performance of your vehicle we rely on honest communication with our customers. Please advise us of any concerns that you have about your vehicle so that we can provide the best possible service and repairs.

24 month/24,000 mile warranty

24 month/24,000 mile warranty

All parts and labor are guaranteed for at least 24 months or 24,000 miles from the initial service date, not to exceed manufacturers ' warranties, unless otherwise stated on your invoice.

Professional Service and Repairs

Professional Service and Repairs

Our technicians are certified and trained in modern up to date testing procedures and equipment.

Comfortable Lounge


If you choose to wait on your vehicle, enjoy our high speed wifi and a complimentary coffee.

Complimentary Shuttle and Loaner Vehicles

Complimentary Shuttle and Loaner Vehicles

Our shuttle will get you to your destination. Loaner vehicles are available on a limited basis.

Financing Available

Get 6 months special financing on vehicle services and repairs at participating Kestner Automotive facilities. Unbeatable Financing Options

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What To Expect

Over 70% of our business comes from long standing customers who return for all their vehicle needs.

Your First Visit

Courtesy Vehicle Inspection

We will inspect your vehicle to ensure that it is performing at an optimal and safe level. Based on our findings, we will provide a Digital Vehicle Status Report and follow up with an estimate for any services and repairs that are needed. We will then proceed according to your instructions.

Maintenance Preference

We will discuss an ongoing Maintenance Schedule that suits your vehicle and driving habits. This Schedule will then be entered into your customer file.

Your Next Visit

We will book your next appointment according to the agreed Maintenance Schedule to suit your availability.

All Future Visits


Two weeks before each scheduled visit, we will call to confirm the service is due and set a time that works for you.

Courtesy Inspection

The same courtesy inspection and reporting process described above is completed every time you visit.


In addition to our Courtesy Shuttle, we have a limited number of courtesy vehicles available for your convenience.

Work Process

Our facility is furnished with modern diagnostic and repair equipment. Only qualified Technicians will work on your vehicle. We will never do any repairs without your authorization.

Maintenance & Repair Records

We will set up a file to track all maintenance and repairs performed or recommended.

On Time & Done Right

Every time we repair your vehicle, we test it and contact you a few days later to ensure your total satisfaction.

Our Services

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