About Andy’s Mobile Auto Repair
Andy’s Mobile Auto Repair is a new business owned and operated by Andy Koester serving Wilmington, NC and surrounding areas. Andy’s Mobile Auto Repair began operation in 2016. We strive to provide top-quality mobile auto service and repair on your schedule and at your location.
Andy has been a dealership technician since November 2000. He began his career at Parkway Volvo in Wilmington, NC at age 18. He currently still works at Parkway Volvo full time and plans to stay there until Andy’s Mobile Auto Repair becomes a viable and sustainable business.
About Andy’s Personal Life
Andy was born and raised in Delco, NC. Andy got married in 2007 to his beautiful wife Amanda and they have three handsome sons together: Austin, Wesley, and Luke. Andy and his family now reside in Wilmington, NC. Andy and his family currently attend Port City Community Church.
Andy took four semesters of automotive classes at East Columbus High School. Then he completed the Automotive Systems Technology program at Cape Fear Community College, receiving an Associate’s Degree in Applied Science. Andy has since received numerous training classes with Volvo, and some with Hyundai and Subaru. In addition, Andy has experience working on a variety of vehicles through the used car department at Parkway Volvo and family and friends’ vehicles.
Andy’s Automotive Certifications and Awards
As stated previously, Andy has an Associate’s Degree in Automotive Systems Technology. He is an ASE Master Technician (A1-A8), plus he has the ASE Advanced Level Engine Performance certification (L1). Andy is a Volvo Master Technician and Hyundai Bronze Level Technician. In 2014, Andy won a spot in the VISTA competition (Volvo International Service Training Award) where he won a trip to Sweden for an unforgettable week-long learning experience with Volvo Car Corporation.