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191 Londonderry Turnpike
Hooksett, NH 03106-1938

191 Londonderry Turnpike
Hooksett, NH 03106-1938

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Welcome to Motorcar Alternatives

Premium Automotive Service in Hooksett, NH

We service the surrounding areas including
Manchester, Auburn, Candia, Allenstown, Bedford, Bow, Chester, Goffstown and Pembroke.

If you’re looking for auto repair in the Hooksett/Manchester area, we may be just what you need. For nearly 25 years, Master ASE technician/owner Ric Morin and his team have been working hard to earn the trust of car owners just like you. We know how important it is to find service you can rely on, so your satisfaction is our top priority each and every day.

Our professional and caring team offers you years of combined expertise, providing you with a truly unique experience. We treat our auto professionals well because we value their skills 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, we are totally confident that Motorcar Alternatives is the best option in town! Let us be your alternative!

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Motorcar Alternatives
191 Londonderry Turnpike
Hooksett, NH 03106-1938
(603) 622-6434

(603) 837-6292 Text/SMS #
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Mon-Fri: 8am-5pm
Sat-Sun: Closed
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Motorcar Alternatives
191 Londonderry Turnpike
Hooksett, NH 03106-1938
(603) 622-6434

(603) 837-6292 Text/SMS #
(978) 986-4214 Text/SMS #

Mon-Fri: 8am-5pm
Sat-Sun: Closed
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Why Choose Motorcar Alternatives

For nearly 25 years Motorcar Alternatives has been there for the people of Hooksett. We love what we do, and that basic fact fuels our business. We are dedicated to our customers, and that’s why they stick with us—the best auto repair Hooksett has to offer.

Motorcar Alternatives was founded on the basic idea that everyone deserves respect. It is our mission to treat each person that comes through our door with dignity and sensitivity. We believe this attention to detail has paid off by providing us with our loyal, friendly family of customers. That’s what makes Motorcar Alternatives the best car service in Hooksett!

  • 3 Year/36,000 Mile Warranty on non-wear items
  • Family Owned and Operated
  • ASE Certified Master Technician
  • Serving Hooksett, NH since 1996

The Absolute Best Car Service in Hooksett, NH

What sets Motorcar Alternatives apart from all of the others? It’s the three T’s!!

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in Hooksett, NH, 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 Motorcar Alternatives, 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 Hooksett auto repair table.

Time: We take the time we need to provide you with top quality car service in Hooksett, NH, 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

2014 RAM 1500

RAM 1500

Mileage
72,689
Service Date
10/21/2021
Services Performed
  • Check battery. Ok. Will not jump. Check relays and fuses. Good. Gain access to starter solenoid wire and check for power while cranking. Good. Needs starter.
  • STARTER ASSEMBLY – Remove & Replace – V8,4WD
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check air filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Inspect belts and hoses. Check all lights.
  • This labor is to input the necessary information about your car into our computer system. We use this information to repair and order parts. This is only needed once when we first see your car.
  • TP: _35___, WT:__130__, DPT:___25_, WL:___yes__
  • Every vehicle serviced has a pre-work and post work checklist performed to ensure quality service.
 
William A. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/22/2021

2011 Chevrolet Camaro

Chevrolet Camaro

Mileage
119,238
Service Date
10/13/2021
Services Performed
  • Includes OBD testing. __ Pass __ Fail __Corrected
 
Lance L. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/14/2021

2011 Toyota Tacoma

Toyota Tacoma

Mileage
150,285
Service Date
10/7/2021
Services Performed
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check air filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Inspect belts and hoses. Check all lights.
  • Remove and replace worn wiper blades with new Icon wiper blades.
  • Inflate all tires to proper pressure. Inspect tires for wear and damage. Cursory inspection of all four brakes while tires are off. Clean and lubricate wheel studs. Torque all wheel nuts to manufacturers specifications. Cursory inspection of suspension components.
  • Every vehicle serviced has a pre-work and post work checklist performed to ensure quality service.
  • Loaner
 
Mark B. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/13/2021

2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek

Subaru XV Crosstrek

Mileage
155,450
Service Date
10/12/2021
Services Performed
  • Road test. No noises heard. Darts slightly to the left on initial brake application. Can feel a dragging somewhere. Inspect for drag. Found RF dragging. Inspect front brakes. Found RF brake caliper binding in piston. Needs RF brake caliper.
  • Every vehicle serviced has a pre-work and post work checklist performed to ensure quality service.
  • CALIPER – Remove & Replace – Front or Rear,One Side – [Includes: Bleed System and replace Pads (if necessary).] RF
 
Cheryl B. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/12/2021

2008 Honda CR-V

Honda CR-V

Mileage
80,666
Service Date
9/29/2021
Services Performed
  • 03/19/2020 Crank engine. Starts normally. Test battery. Battery tests bad. First step is replace battery. Perform parasitic draw test. Good.
  • R&R Battery
  • Every vehicle serviced has a pre-work and post work checklist performed to ensure quality service.
  • This labor is to input the necessary information about your car into our computer system. We use this information to repair and order parts. This is only needed once when we first see your car.
  • TP: _30___, WT:__80__, DPT:__25__, WL:__yes___
  • Loaner
 
David F. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/4/2021

2015 Jeep Wrangler

Jeep Wrangler

Mileage
130,864
Service Date
9/27/2021
Services Performed
  • Pull codes from all modules. Only found vacuum pump code in PCM and ABS. Clear codes and road test. None returned. Check tsb's. None found. Check TIPM for any signs of damage. None. Check for pattern failures. None. No problem found at this time.
  • Includes positioning electronic sensors on all four wheels and all measurements taken. More alignment or suspension work may be needed. Please refer to notes.
  • Includes OBD testing. __ Pass _x_ Fail __Corrected
  • State Fees
  • Remove wheels from vehicle. Computer RF spin balance. Rotate tires. Reinstall wheels to vehicle and torque lug nuts to manufacturer's specifications. Inflate all tires to proper pressure. Inspect tires for wear and damage. Cursory inspection of all four brakes while tires are off. Clean and lubricate wheel studs. Torque all wheel nuts to manufacturers specifications. Cursory inspection of suspension components.
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check air filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Inspect belts and hoses. Check all lights.
  • Remove and replace worn wiper blades with new Icon wiper blades.
  • Replace Air Filter
  • Replace Cabin Air Filter
  • Replace rear brake pads. Check rear brake rotors for wear. Check brake calipers for leaks. Check brake hoses for wear and cracking. Inspect rear wheel bearings for wear or play. Resurface rotors to within manufacturers specifications or replace rotors with new as needed. Torque wheels to specs. Road test for safe and proper operation. Rear disc rotor spec is:____________
  • Remove brake pads. Replace needed hardware, clean and lubricate all surfaces and pins. Reinstall existing pads and ensure free movement. Apply anti-squeal compound to pads. Assemble and torque all fasteners to manufacturers specifications.
  • Loaner
  • Every vehicle serviced has a pre-work and post work checklist performed to ensure quality service.
 
Cheryl B. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/28/2021

2014 Ford E-350 Super Duty

Ford E-350 Super Duty

Mileage
42,620
Service Date
9/22/2021
Services Performed
  • Includes OBD testing. __ Pass __ Fail __Corrected
  • State Fees
  • Every vehicle serviced has a pre-work and post work checklist performed to ensure quality service.
 
This vehicle's owner gave our service a 5 star review on 9/22/2021

2015 Mazda CX-5

Mazda CX-5

Mileage
127,510
Service Date
9/17/2021
Services Performed
  • Includes positioning electronic sensors on all four wheels and all measurements taken. More alignment or suspension work may be needed. Please refer to notes.
  • This labor is to input the necessary information about your car into our computer system. We use this information to repair and order parts. This is only needed once when we first see your car.
  • TP: __34__, WT:__90__, DPT:_?___, WL:__no___
  • Road test. Heard rattling sound in RR over bumps. Inspect. Found RR upper shock mount broken. LR is not far behind. Recommend both rear upper shock mounts.
  • Battery Tested: Good x Bad
  • R&R Battery
  • SHOCK &/OR STRUT ASSEMBLY – Remove & Install or Remove & Replace – Both – [DOES NOT include disassemble or alignment.]
  • Every vehicle serviced has a pre-work and post work checklist performed to ensure quality service.
  • Loaner
 
Cindy T. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/17/2021

2013 Honda CR-V

Honda CR-V

Mileage
110,608
Service Date
8/6/2021
Services Performed
  • Performed inspection – found exhaust cam bolt had backed off and sprocket came off. Replace cam bolt and re-timed engine. Replace broken valve cover and assemble.
  • Loaner
 
Helen P. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/30/2021

2011 RAM Pickup

RAM Pickup

Mileage
88,927
Service Date
8/27/2021
Services Performed
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check air filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Inspect belts and hoses. Check all lights.
  • Remove wheels from vehicle. Computer RF spin balance. Rotate tires. Reinstall wheels to vehicle and torque lug nuts to manufacturer's specifications. Inflate all tires to proper pressure. Inspect tires for wear and damage. Cursory inspection of all four brakes while tires are off. Clean and lubricate wheel studs. Torque all wheel nuts to manufacturers specifications. Cursory inspection of suspension components.
  • Remove old belt. Inspect pulleys and tensioners or adjusters. Install replacement belt and inspect operation.
  • Replace Air Filter
  • Every vehicle serviced has a pre-work and post work checklist performed to ensure quality service.
  • Loaner
 
Ray P. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/27/2021

2014 Mazda CX-5

Mazda CX-5

Mileage
36,233
Service Date
8/26/2021
Services Performed
  • Includes OBD testing. X__ Pass __ Fail __Corrected
  • State Fees
  • Remove wheels from vehicle. Computer RF spin balance. Rotate tires. Reinstall wheels to vehicle and torque lug nuts to manufacturer's specifications. Inflate all tires to proper pressure. Inspect tires for wear and damage. Cursory inspection of all four brakes while tires are off. Clean and lubricate wheel studs. Torque all wheel nuts to manufacturers specifications. Cursory inspection of suspension components.
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check air filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Inspect belts and hoses. Check all lights.
  • Replace Cabin Air Filter
  • Replace Air Filter
  • Every vehicle serviced has a pre-work and post work checklist performed to ensure quality service.
 
Marge B. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/26/2021

2017 Chevrolet Malibu

Chevrolet Malibu

Mileage
39,919
Service Date
8/20/2021
Services Performed
  • Replace RR Directional Lamp
  • Remove wheels from vehicle. Computer RF spin balance. Rotate tires. Reinstall wheels to vehicle and torque lug nuts to manufacturer's specifications. Inflate all tires to proper pressure. Inspect tires for wear and damage. Cursory inspection of all four brakes while tires are off. Clean and lubricate wheel studs. Torque all wheel nuts to manufacturers specifications. Cursory inspection of suspension components.
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check air filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Inspect belts and hoses. Check all lights.
  • Remove and replace worn wiper blades with new Icon wiper blades.
  • Replace Cabin Air Filter
  • Replace Air Filter
  • Road test. Heard a very slight clunk in rear over bumps. Duplicate on lift. Coming from RR suspension. Unable to isolate any further. Light be lower control arm or bushing in knuckle. Does not sound serious. No looseness in suspension.
  • Every vehicle serviced has a pre-work and post work checklist performed to ensure quality service.
 
Jack B. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/20/2021

Services:

  • Brakes & Brake Repair
  • Oil Changes
  • Tires & Tire Repair
  • Mufflers & Exhaust
  • Check Engine Light
  • Belts & Hoses
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Motorcar Alternatives
191 Londonderry Turnpike
Hooksett, NH 03106-1938
(603) 622-6434