Welcome to HMC Garage, Bellingham's Volkswagen Specialty Shop! We are a team of professionals with 34 years of VW dealership experience. Our team has extensive knowledge of your VW and is both VW trained and certified, as well as ASE master certified technicians. Owner Paul Teigrob is a Volkswagen Master certified technician. We offer complete bumper to bumper service and repair for all years, makes and models of Volkswagens. Our shop is locally owned by Whatcom County native's Paul and Jennifer Teigrob, and our goal is always offer exceptional customer service and quality service.
Paul and Jennifer share a love of all things automotive. They have taken that passion and skill and turned it into their livelihood. Here are some more fun facts about Paul and Jennifer.
Service Advisor/Parts Manager
Amelia comes to us with 16 years Volkswagen dealer experience, and was our very first choice for someone to fill this role in our business family. She is one of the most professional, friendly, and VW knowledgeable people we know. Amelia a huge asset to our team!
Lead VW Technician
Luke Proksch is our lead Volkswagen technician and also dealer trained and qualified. Luke’s knowledge and experience greatly benefits our team here at the shop. He also is an ASE certified Master Automobile Technician and an ASE certified Parts Specialist and Service Consultant.
Certifications & Awards
Volkswagen Certifications and Recognition:
- 2003 Certified Volkswagen Professional
- 2011 Volkswagen Western Region Top Performer Award
- 2012 Volkswagen Western Region Top Performer Award
- 2012 Volkswagen Award for Technician with Outstanding Performance
- 2015 Volkswagen Master Certified
- ASE Master Level since 2002
- ASE Advanced Level L1 Master since 2005
- Engine Specialist
- Transmission Specialist
- Electrical Specialist
- Master Automotive Technician
- Maintenance and Repair Technician
- Service Consultant
- Parts Specialist
- Volkswagen Retail Qualifying Championships- Top 10 in North America
- Master Certified Parts Associate- Volkswagen
- Master Certified Parts Associate- Porsche
- Associate Certified Parts Associate- Audi