City-approved vehicle safety inspection mechanics

Mechanics at the following auto repair shops have been approved to conduct safety inspections of taxicabs, for-hire vehicles and vehicles affiliated with transportation network companies (TNCs). A driver can expect to have the items listed in this sample form checked during an inspection.

Please note: Locations are not required to do inspections for all vehicle types. Please call ahead for an appointment and to ensure that the business conducts safety inspections for your vehicle type.

Vehicle safety inspection - all vehicle types

1st Auto Service Center and Mobile 1021 Auburn Way S. Auburn 253-939-4816

19805 Aurora Ave. N.

Shoreline 206-542-6700
Firestone Aurora 12553 Aurora Ave. N. Seattle 206-538-6273
Goodyear Bothell 23133 Bothell Everett Highway Bothell 425-806-5452
Hiline Auto Repair 834 SW 149th St. Burien 206-242-6304
Midas Issaquah 1655 NW Mall St. Issaquah 425-391-9158
Saggu Automotive Repair 10314 SE 244th St. Kent 253-277-1810
Self-Serve Garage 6239 S. Adams St. Tacoma 253-328-4850
Wrench, Inc. (Mobile inspection) Seattle 206-335-8054
Your Family Auto Service and Repair 2715 E. Cherry St. Seattle 206-568-0039

Uber-only inspections

Uber Sodo Lot 1714 First Ave. S. Seattle 425-610-7784
Uber Tukwila 6450 Southcenter Blvd. 102 Tukwila 425-610-7784

Lyft-only inspections by referral only

Vehicle Safety Inspection Services 315 E. Casino Road, Suite A Everett 206-822-1254
Vehicle Safety Inspection Services 1012 Western Ave. Seattle 206-822-1254

Frame inspection

Original Autobody and Paint Shop

12248 Aurora Ave. N., Suite C

Seattle 206-365-9680

Airbag inspection

Airbag 1968 130th Ave. NE Bellevue 425-861-7939

Approved taxicab meter installers

Gill Auto Repair 11845 Des Moines Memorial Drive S. Seattle 206-763-6061
Guru Auto Tech 19012 Des Moines Memorial Drive S. SeaTac 253-310-5245
Miles Radio Shop 2535 Airport Way S. Seattle 206-227-3861
North End Taxi 16409 20th Ave. W Lynnwood 206-363-3333
Ramlyn Engraving and Sign 14926 Ambaum Blvd. SW Burien 206-701-7751
Saggu Automotive Repair 10314 SE 244th St. Kent 253-277-1810
Yellow (BYG) Seattle 206-343-4360

The City does not control the pricing of vehicle safety inspections or related services offered by these shops.

Approved mechanics can access the City's Vehicle Safety Inspection Database.