About Us

Taylor Automotive was founded by David Taylor, he opened the business in a three-bay shop in 1983 on the corner of Hawkins Ave. and Charlotte Ave.  18 years later on 09/10/2001, he opened up a twelve-bay facility at 1007 Hawkins Ave. Sanford, NC - our current location.  12 years later on 11/01/2013 the company was bought by Tracy and Tammy Magill. Tracy has been a manager at Taylor Automotive since 2001.


Our Standards of Service

Mission Statement:

Taylor Automotive is committed to serving you, our customer, with professional automotive repair and maintenance at a reasonable cost with qualified technicians. We use the highest quality auto parts, covered by our industry exclusive, 3 year / 36,000 mile warranty. We stand on sound business principles and uphold high ethical standards. Our goal is to make your automotive repair experience friendly and successful. 

Code of Ethics:

We recommend corrective and maintenance services and explain to you which of these is required now to correct existing problems and which are for preventive maintenance. We do this in hopes of saving you from a major break down later. We will check your vehicle over thoroughly on each visit and make you aware of any areas of concern.

Taylor Automotive is proud to have been ASE Blue Seal shop.  1 of 41 in NC. ASE (Automotive Service Excellence) requires that shops with the "Blue Seal" of Approval maintain strict standards of operation. 

Taylor Automotive services and repairs all makes and models (import and domestic vehicles). Employees are highly trained and equipped to repair your vehicle. 

Taylor Automotive offers a 3 year / 36,000 mile warranty on most repairs. 

Taylor Automotive has won "Best in Lee County" for three years. 

We have the most modern alignment equipment and trained techs to make sure your vehicle handles properly. We perform 2 and 4 wheel alignments. 

David has won the ASE Master Technician of the Year Award for U.S.A and Canada. 

David Taylor has won 1st runner up in the CARQUEST/MACS Heating and Air Condition Tech of the Year for USA and Canada, this was announced at the MACS annual convention held in Phoenix, AZ February 3rd 2007.



Hours & Location

  • Accepted here:
  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • American Express
  • Discover
  • Personal Checks
  • Car Care One
  • Amenities:
  • After Hours Vehicle Drop Off
  • Free Shuttle Service
  • Certifications/Affiliations:
  • ASE
  • Be Car Care Aware
  • Support Our Troops
  • Interstate Batteries
  • Technet 02
  • Valvoline