Ideal Automotive Services Machine Shop

Engine Rebuilding & Automotive Machine Shop

Family owned and operated, IDEAL Automotive Services has become the area leader in Engine Rebuilding and Automotive Machine Shop Service since opening its doors over 50 years ago. We pride ourselves on being the oldest, most experienced and most respected facility in the greater Somerville area. Customer satisfaction, skilled technicians, and precision craftsmanship are the keys to our success.

Engine Rebuilding

We have been installing, repairing, and rebuilding engines since we opened in 1961. Each of our ASE Certified Technicians have more than 25 years of engine experience, bringing the expertise needed to perform engine rebuilding, precisely and accurately, every time.

We rebuild all types of engines, from early flatheads to late model imports, and everything in between - from 4 cylinder imports to V8 domestics, gasoline or diesel.

We install and repair engines on most vehicles including:

  • American
  • Japanese
  • European
  • SUV Trucks
  • Pick-ups
  • Vans
  • Marine & Industrial Application
  • Fleet Services Welcome

All installed Remanufactured Engines have up to a 3 year/50,000 mile Warranty.

We are dedicated to providing the finest, precision remanufactured engines at a competitive price.

Automotive Machine Shop Services

We are a full service Automotive Machine Shop delivering fast, precise and cost effective services. We are capable of handling all engine rebuilding requirements from cleaning to balancing, to complete rebuilding, we do it all. Our clientele includes car dealer service centers, smaller repair shops and private individuals.

We specialize in the following:

  • Engine Parts sales to commercial and private customers
  • Bearings Pressed
  • Broken Bolts removed / Thread Repair
  • Block Boring and Honing
  • Brake Rotor & Drum Tuning
  • Crankshaft Grinding and Polishing
  • Cylinder Head Rebuilding / Resurfacing
  • Connecting Rod Reconditioning
  • Degreasing / Steel Shot Cleaning
  • Flywheel Grinding
  • King Pins
  • Magnafluxing
  • Pressure Testing
  • Spark Plug Thread repairs
  • Valve Guide & Seat Replacement

Give IDEAL Automotive Services a call today at (617) 440-3768, we'd love to help!


100 Dover Street
Somerville, MA

(617) 666-3737

Mon - Fri 7:30am - 5:30pm

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Ideal Automotive Repair
100 Dover St
Somerville, MA 02144
(617) 666-3737
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