Essential Business Update - We have taken several steps to ensure the health and safety of our customers.

  1. We are taking extra precautions to clean and sanitize our shop on a more frequent basis.
  2. We have instructed all Alamo City Auto Repair employees to take precautionary health measures, including frequent hand washing, and staying home when sick.
  3. We have sanitizing agents available for you to use when you visit, and hand washing facilities available.
  4. We also offer a touchless drop off and pick up service for our customers peace of mind. We will continue to do our best to follow precautionary steps to help keep everyone healthy. We are ready to serve you during this trying time.

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San Antonio Auto Engine Repair

At Alamo City Auto Repair & Tires, our ASE certified technicians provide our customers with the highest quality of customer service. Our staff is more than capable of detecting a problem within your engine and being able to effectively communicate that problem to you. We provide a variety of services to ensure your vehicle is fully functional and safe for you and your family. When it comes to your engine, our staff is ready to provide any service you require from repairs to cleaning.

Our services include:


  • Align Boring & Honing
  • Bore Sleeving
  • Cam Bearing
  • Cylinder boring & honing
  • Magnafluxing
  • Main bearing bores & main cap sleeving
  • Pressure testing & casting repairs
  • Surfacing & counterbores machined
  • Upper & lower bore sleeving


  • Aluminum & cast iron vat cleaning
  • Cleaning
  • Glass bead & shot peening
  • Rust stripping

Connecting Rods

  • Big end reconditioning
  • Magnafluxing
  • Rebush & pin fit small ends


  • Magnafluxing
  • Micro-polishing
  • Straightening
  • Thrust repair

Cylinder Heads

  • Aluminum head welding (casting repair)
  • Pressure testing
  • Surfacing
  • Valve guide replacement & repair
  • Valve jobs
  • Valve seats installed


  • Broken bolt removal & thread repair
  • Broken tap & ez out removal (metal disintegrating)
  • Engine balancing - Flywheel grinding
  • Transmission & flywheel bearing bore sleeving
  • Welding & brazing (aluminum & steel)