Gottman's Automotive Service

Gottman's Automotive Service


Thank you for taking a look at my car an giving me peace of mind. See you Tuesday for my oil change.
My son's 1981? Jeep J-10. He had one like it in high school. A real rust bucket but he loved it.It was totaled when rear ended, He was ok , unfortunately the 90+ year old driver passed at hosp. That was 1999. He's been looking for another one, Found this online, in Arkansas. Called, asked me to look at it, about an hour away. Called him back and told how great it looked,360 cammed up, sounds good.He asked if I could buy ,, told him NO! I want it! I had it here a few weeks and trailered it up to IL.About 7 years back. He's manager at NAPA in Freeport. Grandson's graduation photo,Forreston 2017
Completely trust their service. Have always gotten repairs done and on time promised. If I’m not able to do the work, Gottmans is the one I trust.

At Gottman's Automotive Service in Rockford, Illinois, we understand that
trust is earned. We would like to earn yours. We offer a variety of automotive
services and repairs.

All our work is performed using quality parts and
equipment, and the work is done by technicians who are highly trained and
certified. Serving Rockford, we pride ourselves on providing our customers the
best automotive repair experience possible, including excellent workmanship,
service and a fair price. Give us a call, or stop by, and let us earn your
business and your trust.

Operating as usual

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Barney Oldfield - Ohio History Central

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Barney Oldfield - Ohio History Central Barney Oldfield was born on June 3, 1878, in Wauseon, Ohio. His name was originally Berna Eli Oldfield. As a young man, he became involved in bicycle racing. In 1902, Oldfield participated in a motorcycle race in Salt Lake City. Soon, Oldfield was known for his contributions to automobile manufactur...

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Be sure to keep an eye on your tire pressure and gas tanks. Joe’s winter tip is to not let your gas tank go below 1/4 of a tank.

[01/08/21]   Happy Friday everyone! We hope you are having a happy new year. Thank you for your business and for bringing your vehicles to us. We're always happy to serve you and help out when we can. Let's have a great 2021!

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A) 1913; $500

B) 1905; $750

C) 1908; $850

D) 1907; $800


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5105 American Rd
Rockford, IL

Opening Hours

Monday 7am - 5pm
Tuesday 7am - 5pm
Wednesday 7am - 5pm
Thursday 7am - 5pm
Friday 7am - 5pm
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