Import Motorworks

5201 Ooltewah-Ringgold Rd,
Ooltewah, TN 37363 US
11 Reviews
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Priding myself on honest work for an affordable rate I hope you will consider Import Motorworks for all of your BMW service, repair, or upgrade needs.

Over 12 years of experience working on all imports, my specialty is BMWs. I am an ASE certified Master Technician and would be happy to take the time to answer any and all questions you may have about your vehicle. Conveniently located in Collegedale.

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11 Reviews

  • Steve1 year ago

    I would highly reccomend Import Motorworks. I was new to the area a few years back and needed a reliable shop to work on my BMW. A friend recommended Ben atImport Motorworks. Ben takes the time to explain what is needed and is also very willing to give advice to me if I would attempt too do some of the minor things myself. Matt is also very helpful when setting up service and explaining things so anyone can understand what is needed. They are honest and trustworthy and do a great job!!! I take my car to them anytime it needs service or repair. The prices are very reasonable and they do quality work. I have recommended several friends and colleagues and they have all been very happy with the work.

    2001 BMW 325I
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  • Brian2 years ago

    I think i was in for a simple oil change and i had a service lite that needed reset. it turned out it was for a mass airflow sensor. not a cheap part. Ben happened to have one in the back from another vehicle and gave it to me for free. These guys are not in it to rip you off. they have also worked on my 911 and have done a great job.

    2006 BMW x5
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  • Charles S Burke2 years ago

    My 2000 M5 gave up outside of Chattanooga while travelling from Toledo OH to Atlanta GA. After the tow to the local dealer, a new fuel pump was needed- est. cost $1200. I called my local shop who said 2.2 hrs and $425 for the OEM part. I the found (via this site)Import Motorworks and Ben and Matt came to the rescue. The dealer made the tow a 2 day process (boo). The service was excellent, costs reasonable, and I felt they really cared. If I were closer this would be my shop. Many thanks.

    2000 BMW M 5
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  • Andrew Nicholson4 years ago

    After taking my sons car to another independent BMW repair shop, my wife was told that the engine would have to be replaced at a cost of 4k plus dollars for a used motor with 128k miles! I new the car had overheated and i felt the head gasket was most likely blown. being that i was already out 300$ for BA to diagnose the problem and make their reccomendation for engine replacement, they had lost my confidence. I called Ben at Import Motorworks and asked if he would mind to take a look at the car. I had the car towed to import and was contacted the next day and imformed that the engine was completely repairable! I told Ben that my son was in the military and needed the car repaired so the would have transportation to return to his base and once he was there. (something my wife had also told BA).Knowing their was a deadline Ben worked overtime to ensure the car was repaired and done right, and at a price much less than half our quote from BA. Import will always get my business aswell as that of my friends!

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  • rick shirah4 years ago

    My wife allways wanted a BMW but when i took it to the dealer for repairs i considering selling it.I searched online and found this shop.I read all the reviews and was impressed.Spoke with the owner Ben and he checked our car out personally.within minutes he knew exactly what was wrong.He qouted me a price that was less than half of what the dealers wanted.

    fast, friendly and honest. I have recomended his shop to a few friends and they all feel the same way...

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  • Debb Neuenschwander5 years ago

    If you have an import and you need anything at all, large or small, this is the place to take your car. The master mechanic, Ben, is the most honest, fair minded individual you will ever meet. The quality of repair work you received each and every time is superb. I will take my automobiles there whenever I need a professional mechanic to handle an issue. Thanks Ben for all you do for your clients!

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  • Tommy Holder5 years ago

    I was so pleased with the personal service and reasonable hourly cost to service my wife's B.M.W. Ben is like the MacGyverer of B.M.W. technicians. These guys are the only ones I want touching my car. As a business owner I know how much knowledge and service mean to customers. Some of the bigger shops should take a lesson from these guys.

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  • Tommy Wheeler, Chattanooga, TN6 years ago

    I strongly recommend Import Motorworks. Great service at a fair price. This is the ONLY place to take your BMW in the Chattanooga area.

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  • Matthew Bennett6 years ago

    Much like the other guys I had lost all faith in mechanics and their ability to speak truth. Mr. Spears, (owner/operator) explained what was wrong with my vehicle and what he recommended it needed but ALSO told me the things that maybe could wait for a later date. YOU WILL NOT FIND ANOTHER MECHANIC THIS HONEST! If he tells you something its truth! Being a guy sometimes its easy for us to get our ego's hurt bringing our cars problems to someone when we wish we could just fix it ourselves. Mr. Spears talked to me like an adult and was very professional. I still don't trust mechanics but seeing as how Mr. Spears is a ASE certified Master Tech, I'll not be taking my vehicles anywhere else!

    Matthew Bennett, Ooltewah, TN

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  • winston crawford6 years ago

    Most people do not trust mechanics, they take their cars to them knowing almost for cetain that the bill will be far more than is expected. They just plain know they are not going to be taken care of!! I was one of these cynical persons until a teacher recommends him to me. I took my car in and I was amazed at the very professional and couteous service, he did all my repairs promptly and the best thing is that it was very much cheaper than anyone in town. I really also value his unbias advice about my vehicle which he gave away generously. I never taught the day would come when I would trust a mechanic but it has and no one else will be touching my car. Thanks very much my car drives like new and it did not cost me an arm and leg. You are a model mechanic and I believe all your customers will see its true once you have serviced their vehicles. God speed!!!

    Winston Crawford, Collegedale, TN

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  • Tyler Quiring6 years ago

    I needed a transmission rebuild on my '95 325i and Import Motorworks did a great job. It was very quick and inexpensive, much cheaper than BMW of Chattanooga quoted me for. Import Motorworks also gave me a warranty on my transmission. I was treated courteously and professionally in all my dealings with Import Motorworks, and now my car runs great. Check this guy out for good, cheap, courteous service.

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