Mr. Cregar is an automotive expert with over 40 years of hands on experience with light, medium and heavy duty vehicles, including Diesels. A former national instructor with the National Alt Fuels Training Center (NAFTC) at WVU and a graduate of the SAE Diesel Engineering Academy, he taught courses at nationwide conferences, seminars, and training events such as the SAE Hybrid Technology Symposium, SAE World Congress and various APWA Conferences. He has been recognized for his work by the White House and NC State University. Rich attended Culver Academies (Culver, Indiana), Cornell College (Mt. Vernon, Iowa), and the University of Iowa (Iowa City). Mr. Cregar holds the following certifications from the Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE): Master Automotive Technician, Advanced Level Specialist L1 and L2, Alternative Fuel Specialist F1 and many other certifications. He also has earned the SAE Hybrid/Electric Vehicle Diagnostic Technician Credential.
He remains active in the HD Truck Repair Industry as a Fleet Maintenence Supervisor for a major trucking firm. automotive repair mercedes auto repair in Preemption
Whether you're coming in for a routine inspection or a repair service, we promise that you will be completely satisfied with our work. We provide 6-month warranties with all of our services for your peace of mind.
We're committed to providing a stress-free experience to both new and returning customers. Our shop only uses parts from reputable brands to ensure that your vehicle is always ready to drive.
Mr. Cregar is equipped to perform all types of diagnostics. He has access to Mercedes Benz Dealer level diagnostics as well.
Estimates are given in advance for all repair work
Mr. Cregar's specialties include convertible/folding tops and custom electrical work
Mr. Cregar is qualified to diagnose/repair Hybrid & EV drive systems and battery packs, NiMH & Lithium.