Today we turn our focus to Sun Devil Auto Store #19 in the city of Sun Lakes, Arizona. Manager Dave McCombs took a few moments to give us a little insight into his background in the auto industry, as well as what he looks for in a technician and what he personally enjoys about working in the business. With over 45 years of experience, Dave’s just about seen it and done it all—let’s find out what drives him in today’s Sun Devil Auto Store Spotlight.
Question: When and where did you first start out in the auto repair industry?
Answer: I started 46 years ago through a part-time school program.
Q: What type of auto repair work do you most enjoy performing?
A: I enjoy engine and performance-related jobs.
Q: Is there a certain kind of vehicle you like to service more than others?
A: Sports cars!
Q: What are the qualities and abilities you look for in a SDA technician?
A: Technicians should be knowledgeable and ASE certified, and should have good hands-on experience performing diagnostics.
Q: If you had to choose one, what’s your favorite thing about working for Sun Devil Auto?
A: For me, it’s the people—the customers.
Q: Lastly,what’s one helpful piece of advice you can offer to Arizona drivers?
A: Maintenance is always less expensive than repairs!
When you’re in need of quality car or truck repair in Sun Lakes, you’ve got a great option in Sun Devil Auto. We’re here to provide you with the same kind of service you expect from the dealer—but you can also expect great savings as well! We’re conveniently located near the corner of E. Riggs and S. Dobson Roads, so you’re never far from a trustworthy repair shop. Give us a call at 480-739-5014 or schedule your appointment online, and let us restore your confidence when you’re on the road!