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the  Swedish garage
Expert Saab and MINI Service

The Swedish Garage specializes in the repair of SAAB and MINI automobiles, but we can fix any make or model.  

We provide service that we guarantee you won't find anywhere else.

Call us today at (704) 372-6400

We are expert SAAB and MINI repair  shop for the greater Charlotte, North Carolina area

OUR CUSTOMER RATINGS ON THE WEB

Independently operated, we believe in honest workmanship and fair prices.  We only work at the highest level of integrity with our customers. Offering decades of hands-on-automobile experience, we believe in fixing your car right the first time. We use the latest diagnostic tools. Our ASE certified technicians are experienced in diagnosing, repairing, servicing and maintaining your BMW or Mini. Whether it’s a 1980 model or a current model we are prepared to address the proper needs for you and your car.

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TOP-NOTCH PROFESSIONAL REPAIR

EXPERT REPAIR AND SERVICE

We have been providing expert repair and service on automobiles with a combined experience of over 45 years.

CONVENIENT LOCATION

Conveniently located in Charlotte, we have invested in the latest factory tools, training and technology to insure that your vehicle is fixed right the first time.

MASTER TECHNICIANS

We are factory trained Master Technicians and have all of the right tools to get your car back on the road quickly.

FAST TURN-AROUND TIME

We pride ourselves on the ability to repair or service most cars on the same day.

QUALITY OEM PARTS

We carry a large inventory of OEM quality parts to insure quick and professional service.

LOYAL CUSTOMERS

Our success is derived from the trust and loyalty of our repeat customers, and the expertise of our factory trained Master Technicians.

THE LATEST TECHNOLOGY

We are continually upgrading our training and technology to insure your vehicle is properly cared for.

PERSONALIZED ATTENTION

We provide our customers with personalized attention and do everything in our power to make the maintenance of your vehicle our top priority.

From Our Founder

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Russ Cleaton

Founder

We provide our customers with personalized attention and do everything in our power to make the maintenance of your vehicle our top priority.  We are Master Technicians and have all of the right tools to get your car back on the road quickly.

What Our Customers Say

  • “This place is amazing. I highly recommend taking any Saab or Mini here. Reasonable and very friendly. I won't take my car anywhere else.”

    Jeffrey W.

Map and Driving Directions

We are the SAAB and Mini place for the greater Charlotte, NC area

The Swedish Garage
1900 Remount Rd
Charlotte, NC 28208-6245

Phone: (704) 372-6400

The Service Department is open
Monday - Friday from 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM.

Please call (704) 372-6400 for more information or to schedule your service work . 

Need A Ride To Work?  If you work in Uptown Charlotte, we will gladly provide you with a cup of coffee and a ride to work. Just let us know when it's quitting time, and we will transport you back to the garage at your convenience, where your Saab or Mini will be waiting to get back on the road.

Awards

AWARDS TOP WRENCH HALL OF FAME INDUCTEE

Top Wrench is an homage to the 'well tuned' mechanic and his craft and a list of the BEST SAAB® repair shops in the United States. This shop is listed in the Top Wrench Hall of Fame for independent repair shops

HIGHEST RATED BY EXTREME WRENCH

We were recently honored by ExtremeWrench.com as one of the highest rated independent repair shops specializing in the repair of SAAB® automobiles.

VOTED BEST SAAB®CAR REPAIR SHOP

Thank you for voting us "BEST SAAB® CAR REPAIR SHOP"!

The Swedish Garage Staff

The Swedish Garage is family owned and operated. Your faithful car will receive TLC, while you are away. We are always happy to offer advice, and to help you avoid an easily-prevented disaster. We provide service with a personal touch. We take our work to heart.

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Russ Cleaton
Founder & Owner
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Kathy Cleaton
Owner
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Jamie Cleaton
Owner
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Paul Chambers
Technician
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Peter  Bowker
Technician
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Buster
Resident Border Collie

Services We Offer

AC Systems
Automatic transmissions
Battery Testing and replacement
Belts and hoses

Brake pads and rotors
Complete mechanical service
Diagnostics
Factory scheduled service 

Filter replacement
Fluid maintenance
Fuel system and fuel savings
Major services 

Minor services and oil changes
Mufflers and exhaust
Safety inspections
Shocks, struts and suspension