Engine Repair in Townsend, DE

Engine Repairs to Keep Your Vehicle Running Strong

When your car is running well, you pay it little attention. However, when your engine isn’t running like it should, this can be worrisome. You won’t trust your car for long drives, nor is it any longer a joy to go for a scenic cruise. You can get back to normal driving again with professional engine repairs.

In Townsend and the surrounding New Castle County area, trust your engine repairs to Fred Drake Automotive. For more than 50 years, our staff has performed reliable engine repairs to get your car back into shape, while demonstrating the best customer service you can expect.

Reliable Technicians for Engine Repairs

At Fred Drake Automotive, our ASE-Certified technicians know how best to take care of your engine problems. We perform the highest level of engine repairs on a variety of makes, whether your Honda’s Check Engine light is on, your Chevrolet is burning engine oil, or your Volkswagen is stalling. Using cutting-edge diagnostic equipment, we’ll get to the bottom of your vehicle’s symptoms in order to deliver accurate engine repair work.

From an oil leak fix to a rebuild or sensor replacement, we always use high-quality OEM and aftermarket parts and fluids for every engine repair job at Fred Drake Automotive. You’ll know you can trust your engine once again, because we back our repairs with a 2-year/24,000-mile warranty.

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50th Anniversary!

Fred Drake Automotive, formerly Drake's Body Shop and Fred Drake Salvage was founded by Fred Drake, Sr. of Newark, DE. The body shop was located in Wilmington and specialized in large trucks and fleet services. In 1987, he and his son Fred Drake, Jr. opened Fred Drake Salvage in Middletown, DE. After one year in business, they moved to our current address where we have evolved into a multi-faceted auto repair and auto recycling facility.

2 year/24,000 mile warranty

We offer an unbeatable 2 year/24,000 mile warranty on mechanical repairs, and a lifetime guarantee for all collision repair.

Trust is Key

At Fred Drake Automotive, we have over 40 years experience in the collision industry. Our goal is to make the repair process as simple and smooth as possible for our customers, while providing quality that can't be beat. Free Towing.