About Rick’s

Rick Slater established Rick’s Diagnostic & Repair Service and has been serving Islanders, visitors and Vashon businesses since 1989. Rick has over 40 years of experience repairing vehicles including working at Seattle dealerships, Clarklift, and independent shops. His automotive education includes a degree from Denver Diesel and Technical College, Emission Certification Training, Hybrid Safety and Service Training. Rick is an ASE Master Techinician and a Mobile Air Conditioning Society Certified Technician.

Rick’s is conveniently located uptown near to the Post Office, just off the bus line, and within walking distance to town stores, restaurants, the library and Ober Park.Since 1991 we have been located at 9919 SW 178th ~ Our office is located across from Chase and our repair shop is in the rear of the Vashon Mini Storage complex.