Automotive Services in Tacoma, WA

Your Trusted Team -- Total Performance

Honest & Reliable

Since 1989, Total Performance has been focused on providing high-quality automotive services for motorists all over Tacoma, Washington. We started by taking our efforts on the road and bringing our expertise right to our customers. Today, we operate out of a large, state-of-the-art facility with the equipment necessary to service all makes and models. We are still the same team of honest, driven professionals. We still want to be the people you turn to for honest counsel and reliable repairs. Everything we do at our facility is geared towards helping families, fleets, and dealerships drive the best version of their vehicles. If our technicians recommend service, it’s because we believe it will improve your vehicle’s health, durability, power, or performance — not because we want to take your money. You can count on us for the honest automotive care you need.

Complete Coverage

When your vehicle needs service, few things are more frustrating than visiting a shop for service, only for them to tell you that they can’t help. Few people enjoy taking time out of their busy lives to visit the auto shop — unless you are a car enthusiast like our passionate team members! At Total Performance, we offer complete automotive solutions. No matter what your car needs, we can handle it, making us the only place you need to go for your vehicle’s maintenance and repairs. Our full-service facility provides everything from 24/7 towing to 40-point inspections to emissions testing. If you need a simple oil change, we’ll get it done and get you back on the road quickly. Need expert service for your diesel engine? Our ASE Certified technicians have you covered! We have decades of training and expertise in a full range of repairs. For all of your automotive needs, visit us our shop in Tacoma, Washington.

Schedule Your Next Service

Complete coverage extends beyond our services at Total Performance in the form of our 2-Year / 24,000-Mile Warranty. Enjoy peace of mind well after leaving our shop with coverage on all parts and labor. We hope this guarantee will help you feel confident in the quality of care you receive with us. To learn more, please call us at (253) 471-8905 and we’ll be happy to answer any of your questions and concerns. You can also pull off of the I-5 at 56th Street and stop by 5635 S. Tacoma Way with or without an appointment for your vehicle’s next service! If you prefer, you can reserve your vehicle’s slot through our online scheduling system. We look forward to seeing you in the shop soon!

We Specialize in a Variety of Auto Repair Services

Standard Auto & Diesel Maintenance Services

  • Factory Scheduled Maintenance
  • 30/60/90/120K Mile Services
  • DMV Certified Vehicle Inspection & Repairs
  • State Emission Inspections & Repairs
  • Computer Diagnostics
  • Oil Changes
  • Tune Ups
  • Filter Replacements
  • Safety & Emissions Inspections
  • Windshield Wiper Blades
  • Fluid Services
  • Trip Inspections
  • Maintenance Inspections
  • Check Engine Light Diagnostics & Repair
  • Brake Repair & Antilock Braking System (ABS) Repair
  • Shocks & Struts Repair
  • Chassis & Suspension Repair
  • Suspension & Steering Repair


Engine Services

  • Engine Repair
  • Diesel Engine Repair
  • Diesel Performance
  • Powerstroke Repair
  • Cummins Repair
  • Duramax Repair
  • Engine Replacement
  • Engine Performance Check
  • Belt Replacement
  • Hose Replacement
  • Cooling System Repair
  • Radiator Repair & Replacement
  • Water Pump Repair & Replacement
  • Drivability Diagnostics & Repair
  • Fuel Injection Repair & Service
  • Fuel System Repair & Maintenance
  • Ignition System Repair & Maintenance

Heating & Air Conditioner Repair

  • Heating & Cooling System Diagnostics
  • Auto Air Conditioning Repair & Service
  • Heating System Repair & Service
  • Belt Repair & Replacement
  • Compressor Repair & Replacement
  • Evaporator Repair & Replacement
  • Refrigerant Replacement

Fleet Services

  • Factory Scheduled Maintenance
  • Preventative Maintenance (PM)
  • Semi & Commercial Truck Repair & Maintenance
  • Pre-Purchase Inspections
  • DOT Inspections
  • State Inspections
  • Fleet Accounts

Auto Electrical Services

  • Electrical System Diagnostics & Repair
  • Alternator Repair & Replacement
  • Starter Repair & Replacement
  • Windshield Wiper Repair
  • Power Lock Repair
  • Power Antenna Repair
  • Power Steering Repair
  • Power Window Repair
  • Power Accessory Repair
  • Light Repair & Bulb Replacements

Exhaust Services

  • Exhaust Repair & Replacement
  • Muffler Repair & Replacement
  • Tailpipe Repair & Replacement
  • Catalytic Converter Repair
  • Exhaust Manifold Repair
  • Custom Exhaust Fabrication
  • Exhaust Upgrades

Hybrid Services

  • Factory Scheduled Maintenance
  • State of Health Battery Testing & Conditioning
  • High Voltage Battery Testing & Conditioning
  • High Voltage Cable Inspection & Repair
  • Brake System Repair & Maintenance
  • Transmission Fluid Flush
  • Heating & Cooling System Repair

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