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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

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

2014 Mazda CX-5

Mazda CX-5

Mileage
35,121
Service Date
4/26/2021
Services Performed
  • Every vehicle serviced has a pre-work and post work checklist performed to ensure quality service.
  • Polish and restore headlamps – Full
  • Full Detailing
 
Marge B. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/29/2021

2004 Toyota Tundra

Toyota Tundra

Mileage
182,486
Service Date
4/15/2021
Services Performed
  • Confirm oil gauge is at zero. Ground sender wire. Gauge rises. Needs new sender.
  • Every vehicle serviced has a pre-work and post work checklist performed to ensure quality service.
  • Inspect 4wd. 4 hi light is flashing. No 4wd engagement. Customer has replaced transfer case actuator. Check tcase mode. Now in 2wd. Remove actuator cover and attempt to extract rear. Rear is bound up inside. This suggests transfer case rod is bound internally. Needs internal transfer case inspection and repair.
  • Loaner
  • 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.
  • Mount & Balance 4 Summer Tires provided by customer.
  • OIL PRESSURE SENDER OR SWITCH – Remove & Replace – V8
 
Dave A. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/16/2021

2009 Toyota Tundra

Toyota Tundra

Mileage
133,290
Service Date
4/9/2021
Services Performed
  • Every vehicle serviced has a pre-work and post work checklist performed to ensure quality service.
  • Flush transmission
  • Loaner
  • Road test with customer. Confirmed the condition is the torque convertor chattering. Suggest fluid flush and shudder additive.
 
Robert M. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/9/2021

2018 Chevrolet Colorado

Chevrolet Colorado

Mileage
47,786
Service Date
4/8/2021
Services Performed
  • Every vehicle serviced has a pre-work and post work checklist performed to ensure quality service.
  • Inspect for cause of check engine light. Light is not currently on but code P0024 is stored for bank 2 exhaust cam performance. Inspect bank 2 solenoid. No outward signs of issues. Test solenoid. Working ok today, however this code is usually caused by a faulty sole old and we already have it out for testing. Replace solenoid. Clear codes and road test. No issues returned.
  • Loaner
  • 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.
  • Mount & Balance 4 Tires
  • 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:____________
  • TIRE DISPOSAL
 
Thomas B. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/8/2021

2011 Honda Odyssey

Honda Odyssey

Mileage
146,717
Service Date
4/5/2021
Services Performed
  • Remove 4 old hubcaps, install 4 new ones provided by customer.
 
Pat B. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/5/2021

2008 Honda CR-V

Honda CR-V

Mileage
172,517
Service Date
3/29/2021
Services Performed
  • Every vehicle serviced has a pre-work checklist performed to ensure quality service.
  • Includes OBD testing. __ Pass __ Fail x __Corrected
  • Includes road test, inspect and adjust tire pressures and perform minor factory available adjustments. Major adjustments, rust and modifications for non-factory adjustments extra.
  • Includes welding of pipes, tightening of clamps or flanges and resizing of pipes when necessary.
  • Loaner
  • Remove and replace right front inner tie rod assembly. Check and adjust toe-in. Road test vehicle.
  • Remove and replace worn wiper blades with new Icon wiper blades.
  • Remove wheels from vehicle. Inspect brakes. Computer spin balance. Reinstall wheels to vehicle and torque lug nuts to manufacturer's specifications.
  • 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:_30?___
 
Robyn C. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/29/2021

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