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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 #
(978) 986-4214 Text/SMS #

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

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

2004 Toyota Highlander

Toyota Highlander

Mileage
132,991
Service Date
8/10/2021
Services Performed
  • 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:__76__, DPT:___25 w gask_, WL:____yes_
  • Road test. PS noisy at start up but for better when warm. Drives ok. Check fluid level. Ok but fluid is black. Check for leaks. Found return line that runs along RH subframe rotted and leaking. Recommend replacing line and getting good clean fluid in system first. May still need a pump but we should do this first.
  • Replace power steering line. Bleed system and flush out bad fluid. Purge air. Note: some noise in morning may be present for a few days as the remaining air is purged.
  • 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 8/11/2021

2009 Honda CR-V

Honda CR-V

Mileage
140,503
Service Date
7/21/2021
Services Performed
  • Road test. Inspect rear brakes. RR is dragging. Crack open bleeder screw. No change. Check pins and pads. Nothing binding. Evidence suggests failed caliper.
  • Every vehicle serviced has a pre-work and post work checklist performed to ensure quality service.
  • Replace RR Brake Caliper
 
Richard S. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/21/2021

2007 Honda Civic

Honda Civic

Mileage
76,392
Service Date
6/28/2021
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.
  • 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.
  • CABIN AIR FILTER – Remove & Replace
  • Replace Air Filter
  • Full Detailing
  • Every vehicle serviced has a pre-work and post work checklist performed to ensure quality service.
  • Loaner
 
Brooke M. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/29/2021

2019 Toyota Camry

Toyota Camry

Mileage
12,518
Service Date
6/25/2021
Services Performed
  • Inspect for cause of TPMS light. Found codes for sensor registration for all wheels. Attempt to register with onboard process. Unsuccessful. Register sensors with tool. Successful. For future reference, use tool when swapping tires.
  • Includes remove tire from vehicle. Inspect interior and exterior for signs of damage. Patch tire from inside. Rebalance tire and install on vehicle.
  • Every vehicle serviced has a pre-work and post work checklist performed to ensure quality service.
 
Roy P. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/25/2021

2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek

Subaru XV Crosstrek

Mileage
152,328
Service Date
6/16/2021
Services Performed
  • Includes OBD testing. __ Pass __ Fail _x_Corrected
  • State Fees
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Brake Lamp, Replace RH
  • Remove and replace worn wiper blades with new Icon wiper blades.
  • Dust Dashboard
  • Fill washer bottle
  • Vacuum interior
  • Check and adjust tire pressures
  • Check and adjust engine oil
  • 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 6/16/2021

2013 Honda CR-V

Honda CR-V

Mileage
108,526
Service Date
6/10/2021
Services Performed
  • Includes OBD testing. _x_ Pass __ Fail __Corrected
  • State Fees
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Machine flush cooling system with chemical flush and fill with standard antifreeze. Check thermostat and fan clutch operation. Inspect belts and hoses. Inspect heater and defroster operation. Test cooling system for leaks including radiator cap.
  • Every vehicle serviced has a pre-work checklist performed to ensure quality service.
 
Helen P. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/10/2021

2015 Chrysler Town & Country

Chrysler Town & Country

Mileage
22,071
Service Date
5/7/2021
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.
  • Replace Air Filter
  • Replace Cabin Air Filter
 
Donna R. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/7/2021

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  • 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