About Us


Just off Route 40 in Joppa, First Choice Automotive is home to a 12,500 square foot full service facility, which includes 22 repair stalls, 13 vehicle lifts and an indoor reconditioning center that allows for year round detailing.  With 3 Maryland State vehicle inspectors and 6 ASE-certified technicians on staff, our service center can fulfill the needs of any domestic or foreign car owner with unparalleled service.

At First Choice Automotive, we understand that no one looks forward to the time when his or her car needs maintenance or repair. We are proud to provide you with no-hassle, quality service that helps you take care of your vehicle without spending massive amounts of time and money. Since 1994, our professionals have been providing exceptional and reasonably priced service.

At First Choice Automotive, we understand cars and the people who drive them. Therefore, we cater to each customer's specific needs to ensure that our service exceeds your expectations.

  • The Only Shop to Offer a Lifetime Warranty. Fixed Once / Fixed Forever
  • All Work Done In House To Maintain Our High Quality Standards
  • Guaranteed Same Day Service
  • Free Towing With All Repairs, Service and Maintenance
  • Free Loaner Car With Any Major Repair or Transmission Replacement

Our Training

We not only require that all of our technicians be ASE Certified, MAP, ASA, factory trained in car and motorcycle inspection, but we also insist that they undergo extensive training to prove their capabilities. In addition to our high-quality service, we use advanced technology and offer a wide variety of name brand auto parts from manufacturers you trust.  From check-in to check-out, our experienced auto care advisers and technicians work to maintain and repair your vehicle as quickly as possible.


First Choice Auto Car Care Card Club

For only $119.95, you can join our popular Car Care Card Club and receive instant access to savings worth $597! When you join the First Choice Auto Car Care Card Club, you are entitled to an entire year's worth of oil changes (4 total), plus other services and discounts. This membership can also be used for any of your household vehicles!

This automotive maintenance package includes:
4 - Standard 5 qt. oil change with filter replacement
2 - Tire pressure checks and tire rotations
1 - Free tow to First Choice Automotive
1 - Free complete vehicle exterior wash & vacuum
$40 off any brake repair service
50% off minor engine tune up parts
50% off computerized wheel alignment
40% off exhaust system repair
$44.95 for coolant system service ($79.95 value )
$57.50 for complete fuel injection service ($119.95 value)
$49.95 for a computer engine analysis ($79.95 value)


The Concierge Car Care Program

We know you are busy and your time is valuable that is why we offer this program. One call is all that is needed. We will pick up the car, perform the service or repair, wash it , vacuum it, and redeliver it. This program is free for all of our Gold, Platinum and Diamond Clients. Over 4,000 clients took advantage of this service last year. Call today and see if you qualify.