Connected. Convenient. And comfortable. The amenities we offer are designed to keep your life running smoothly.
- Free Loaner Cars with any service over $200
- Free Shuttle Service
- Free gourmet coffee and tea
- Comfortable customer lounge with WiFi
- Extended Hours
- Secure after hours drop off
Main Street Shell Reviews
"I have been going to this Shell for the past 3 years. Their service is fast, you can always get an appointment, and the customer service is excellent. I have no reason to go anywhere else."
"Great place. Straight forward, no gimmicks. Will highly recommend."
“Ryan did a great job, as always, assisting me with selection and purchase of new tires.”
“Shell Station VA Tire on Main Street is so quick and friendly. I use them for my state safety and emissions inspections. Convenient and efficient. Thank you.”
“I have been a customer at Main Street Shell for more than 30 years. The service is great and the people are very friendly and welcoming. I couldn't recommend them more highly!”
- Virginia State Safety & Virginia Emissions Inspection
- Oil Change
- Pre-Purchase Vehicle Inspection
- Scheduled Car Maintenance
- New Tires & Tire Related Services
- Flat Tire Patch Repair
- Tire Balancing
- Tire Mounting
- Tire Pressure Monitoring Sensor Service
- Valve Stem Replacement
- Nitrogen Fill
- Wheel Alignment & Wheel Balance
- Steering Repair and Suspension Repair
- Brake Repair Service
- Ignition Repair
- Fuel System Repair
- Exhaust System Diagnostics and Repairs
- Driveline Repair Service
- Engine Repair/Replacement
- Auto Heating and Air Conditioning Service
- Computer Diagnostic
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If you’re not sure what’s wrong with your car, schedule an appointment today. Our trusted mechanics take care of everything from an oil change and new tires to a complete car inspection that will provide you with a better understanding of the auto repairs you may need.
Meet Our Managers
Jeff grew up in Northern Virginia and attended Robinson High School. He began his career with Virginia Tire & Auto in 1981, working as a technician at Main Street Shell in Fairfax, VA. He then managed our Falls Church location for 27 years until returning to Main Street Shell. He enjoys spending time with his daughter and getting in a round of golf when he can.
Main Street Shell
This is the store that started it all. Main Street Shell first opened doors in 1976 as a gas and mechanic service station. It was the first store opened by Myron Boncarosky, the founder of Virginia Tire & Auto. Sitting just outside of downtown Fairfax on 236, Main Street Shell has been providing car care to Fairfax residents for over 40 years. The manager of Main Street Shell, Jeff Gould, has been working for Virginia Tire & Auto for 33 years. Four decades and 12 stores later, Main Street Shell is still your friendly neighborhood auto repair shop.
From inspections and oil changes to brakes and engines, Main Street Shell can service any make and model of vehicle. The service staff includes 3 ASE certified mechanics and 1 ASE Master Mechanic, and the shop is equipped with 3 service bays for any automotive repair. Main Street Shell Currently holds an ASE Blue Seal of Excellence.
Whether it’s routine maintenance, oil changes, and inspections or an in-depth vehicle repair, Main Street Shell makes auto repair convenient, simple, and friendly. Our staff follow our core values of being professional, genuine, attentive, and forward thinking in all the service they provide. When you choose Main Street Shell and over 40 years of professional auto repair service, you can be sure you’re getting the very best in car care. Scheduled your next appointment for service at Main Street Shell. We’ll be ready to help you with all your car needs.