About Rick’s

Rick Slater established Rick’s Diagnostic & Repair Service and has been serving Islanders, visitors and Vashon businesses since 1989. In February 2019, Rick moved his business to Tacoma.  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.