10200 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville, FL. 32246


591 Oak St, Jacksonville, FL. 32204


13700 Fario Road, Jacksonville, FL. 32224

Precise & Reliable Auto
Diagnostics in Jacksonville, FL

We offer diagnostic services in Jacksonville, FL, and nearby areas to identify potential issues with your car, truck, or SUV.

We diagnose. You decide. This describes our diagnostic services here at Maxi Auto Repair and Service. With the latest diagnostic tools and expert technicians, we can quickly diagnose problems and provide practical solutions to keep your vehicle running at its best.

Whether you need a routine checkup or more complex diagnostic services, we’re here to help keep your vehicle running smoothly and safely. Doing so is essential for maintaining the health and longevity of your vehicle and avoiding costly repairs in the future.

What is Vehicle Diagnostics?

Diagnostics involves identifying and analyzing a vehicle's issues using diagnostic tools. This includes examining the electronic control modules (ECM), sensors, and other vital components.

During diagnostics, the scanning tool is connected to the OBD (onboard diagnostics system, the vehicle’s computer system) to gather performance details and look for any issues. 

The aim is to determine the root cause of any problems or malfunctions. Once the problem has been identified, recommendations will be provided for repairs or maintenance. 

Diagnosing the problems early on allows prompt repairs and preventative maintenance. This can save you time and money in the long run by preventing costly repairs. It can also help to improve your vehicle’s fuel efficiency, reduce emissions, and prolong its lifespan.

Check Engine Light and Vehicle Diagnostics

one of the most common diagnostic requests we encounter is an illuminated check engine light.

A check engine light can be an intimidating sight for any driver. It signals that there may be an issue with your vehicle’s engine, emissions system, or other vital components. Fortunately, modern vehicles are equipped with sophisticated onboard diagnostics systems that can pinpoint the root cause of the problem.

Vehicle diagnostics involves using specialized equipment to communicate with your vehicle’s computer system and retrieve information about any fault codes that have been triggered. From there, a skilled technician can analyze the data to identify the specific problem and recommend the necessary repairs.

Ignoring a check engine light can lead to more serious and expensive issues down the line. It’s always best to address the problem as soon as possible to avoid further damage and ensure your vehicle is running safely and efficiently.

Our repair shop uses state-of-the-art diagnostics equipment and employs highly trained technicians to quickly and accurately diagnose any issues with your vehicle. We’re committed to providing reliable and affordable solutions to keep you safe on the road.

Maxi Auto Repair and Service’s Diagnostic Process

Our process does not only involve the use of diagnostic tools. We have a thorough write-up process, and we take advantage of DVI.

At Maxi Auto Repair and Service, we prefer you drop off your vehicle so we can thoroughly diagnose it. 

When you come in, our service advisors will interview you, ask many questions, and deeply probe your vehicle’s issues. We can go for a test drive so you can point out the noise or any problems you have encountered. 

We use several scanners, including Snap-On Zeus scanners, to pull codes and determine where the issue originates. Our technicians are knowledgeable in interpreting the codes and ruling out other root causes.

At our shop, we take a comprehensive and transparent approach to vehicle inspections using DVI or digital vehicle inspection. This method uses state-of-the-art technology to take detailed photos, videos, and notes of any issues we find with your vehicle. We then send these findings directly to you via text, allowing you to see exactly what the problem is.

But we don’t stop there. Once we’ve identified any issues, we’ll discuss them with you and provide our expert recommendations for repairs. We believe in giving you all the information you need to make informed decisions about your vehicle, so we’ll only start work once you’ve authorized it.

And when it comes to payment, we make it easy for you with text-to-pay options. So when you come to pick up your vehicle, all you have to do is put the key in, start the engine, and drive away confident in the quality of our repairs. Trust us to keep your vehicle running smoothly and safely every time.

Trust Maxi Auto Repair for Your
Vehicle Diagnostics

If your check engine light is on or you’re experiencing any issues with your engine, transmission, or other components, don’t hesitate to contact us immediately. Our team of expert technicians at Maxi Auto Repair and Service can swiftly diagnose the issue and provide effective solutions to get you back on the road safely and confidently. Call us now or visit one of our shops near you.