Our Mission


German Auto Specialists is committed to providing you with the finest service and long lasting value for all your car care needs.

Our technicians receive factory training while employing manufacturer specific computer testing equipment and tools.

Your satisfaction is backed by both our BOSCH Nationwide Warranty and our Technet Nationwide Warranty at 24 months 24,000 miles.

Our Team

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We’re committed to serving you with quality and valuable auto care. Bring your car in today for an inspection and see what our commitment to quality is all about. We may not be related, but you’ll feel like we’re family.

Long-term Business

We are dedicated to auto repair and to serving you with quality and value. That's why we are a top rated shop by our customers on Google, Yelp, Facebook, and Instagram.

Our highly skilled technicians have years of experience. Plus, they love cars and care about yours. For decades we have built loyalty through our quick and friendly service, our honesty, and that special touch we bring to every customer interaction.

Get to know our expert mechanics. They have the tools, skills, and desire to help. Stop by and see why car owners from miles around agree we are the best.

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Nick Vanderwende


Certifications: Bosch Direct Injection. Bosch Common Rail Diesel. Light Duty Diesel. Hybrid. MAC. PA Safety. ATC Hight Performance Engines/Motorsports Degree

Nick has been working on cars full time since 2004, when he graduated from the Automotive Training Center with a degree in high performance engines and motorsports. He is versatile on a range of German car models, but his passion is Porshe and therefore his noteworth specialty. Nick spent seven years in the Porsche Club of America working on track cars. Prior to becoming the new owner of GAS, Nick psent over a decade honing his skills as a top technician on German automobiles. Our customers can depend on Nick's efficency, transparency and communication skills. Outside of the shop, Nick loves spending timme outdoors or on his boat, fishing with new first mate Bugsy "Bugs."

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Tony Bauman

Shop Foreman

Tony joined German Auto Specialists as a part-time shop assistant in 2001. He’s been a full-time technician since 2006, when he graduated from the Automotive Training Center. In addition to his extensive training on BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Audi and Volkswagen, Tony is an ASE Master Automotive Technician, a Pennsylvania certified emissions and safety inspector, and an EAGLE Scout. He enjoys hiking, camping, and playing pool as a member of multiple competitive billiards leagues.

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Agustin Obregon


PA Certified Safety Inspector. MAC Certified. Light Duty Diesel Certified

“Gust” studied automotive training for two years at Central Montco Technical High School. Gust is an integral member of the German Auto Specialists team; Gust began as an apprentice while he was a student at the Universal Technical Institute and came on board full time after graduating in February 2014. Gust's specialty is State Safety and Emissions Inspections and customer service. His hobbies include playing video games, target shooting and fishing. He is fluent in Spanish.

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The Original Shop Dog - Rest In Peace

Odie recently passed and is missed every day by all his co-workers. Odie was a 13-year-old shelter rescue mix. Adopted from the Montco SPCA, Odie enjoyed interacting with customers, ripping apart boxes, going to the beach or the mountains and fishing with his BFF Captain Nick.

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