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All You Need to Know About ASE Certification

The National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence has worked over the years to enhance the quality of vehicle repair through testing and certification of mechanics. ASE promotes excellence in servicing and repair of automobiles and helps bring peace of mind and security to motor vehicle owners by testing and certifying automotive professionals.

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What ASE Certified Means for Your Vehicle

When shopping around for a mechanic, checking what certifications each mechanic has is essential. The ASE certification has become a standard of excellence and shows the high level of expertise of the automotive professional. It serves as an indication that the automotive professional has undergone proper training, has high levels of professionalism, and is committed to furthering automotive education.

ASE certification matters because you have the right to know the level of expertise of the mechanic servicing and repairing your vehicle. The certification provides a level of assurance of the mastery of the mechanic. With an ASE certified mechanic, you can rest assured that your vehicle is in good hands.

How Mechanics Become ASE Certified

There are specific criteria and requirements that auto mechanics must meet for ASE certification. A mechanic must show proof of at least two years work experience and must complete and pass at least one specialty exam. The ASE tests cover different subject areas, and the mechanics can choose a specific type of ASE certification of the different automobile systems.

There is also an ASE Master Certification test that is undertaken by a professional who has already passed the ASE tests on different subject matters. The Master Certification ensures excellence, and obtaining it requires an automotive professional to pass several exams. The ASE Certification must be renewed periodically.

At Custom Complete Automotive, certification of our automotive professionals has not only helped in increasing our customer base and enhancing loyalty among our existing clients, but has also helped us provide unmatched, quality auto services to each and every one of our customers. To learn more about our ASE certified mechanics and technicians, or for more information regarding our services, don’t hesitate to contact us today!

About the Author - Eric Riddles

Eric Riddles is an ASE Certified Master Automobile Technician who has been working as an auto mechanic since 1998 and originally joined the team at Custom Complete Automotive in 2005. Eric has numerous certifications in various aspects of car repair and spent 10 years training the next generation of auto technicians at a local high school Auto Shop classroom.

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