Pilgrim’s Car Care – York’s Trusted Auto Repair Experts

About Our Auto Repair Shop and Crew

Thanks for visiting Pilgrim’s Car Care Center… the most trusted auto repair shop in York, PA for over 25 years! We know that unless you’re an auto mechanic that automotive repair issues are never fun, easy or convenient. That’s why we’re here.

The staff here at Pilgrim’s Car Care has the experience, knowledge and skill to get your car back to proper, safe operating condition as quickly as possible.

With over seventy years of combined experience, the team here at Pilgrim’s auto repair shop works together. They use the industry’s latest diagnostic equipment to assess your vehicle’s issues. They’ll get you best estimate for free and get the job done right the first time! All the while providing you the friendly, top-notch customer service that you deserve. Pilgrim’s is also a member in good standing with the Better Business Bureau, York County Garagemen’s Association and a proud member of the AASP.

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Dick Estlack

Dick Estlack is Proprietor of Pilgrim’s Car Care Center. He was born and raised in York, PA and is a graduate of York Junior College. He began his career as an auto repair mechanic at the age of 14 at his first job at a local gas station.

As he progressed in the business and sharpened his skills Dick eventually became a manager at one of the stations in the company.

With customer satisfaction and quality repair work a top priority, Dick finally decided to open his own auto repair shop. Now, more than 25 five years later, Pilgrim’s has firmly established a solid reputation as a most trusted and reliable auto repair shop in the York PA area.

To this say Dick still fuels his passion by staying on top of advancements in the auto repair industry. He continues to pursue the latest ASE Certifications and continually completes updated Automotive Repair Courses around the York area.

Dick also regularly enrolls in and completes many Continuing Educational courses offered by the area’s parts suppliers.


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Chip has been a team member at Pilgrim’s since 2007. Chip has earned his experience in auto repair over his years working at a Driveline (engine and transmission repair) shop in Maryland and at a local Auto Dealership here in York.

He has been an ASE Certified Auto Repair Technician for over 13 years and specializes in Driveline repairs. Chip’s attributes his friendly nature, strong work ethic, and positive attitude on the job to his relationship with his team members.

On any given job he has said he feels more like he’s working with friends rather than co-workers. He enjoys doing what he can to provide the customers with an honest and friendly customer service experience.


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Scott is the youngest member of the crew at Pilgrim’s. He simply has a passion for working on cars. An ASE Certified Technician for over 3 years he has gained invaluable experience working with many different auto mechanics.

Scott has said “I find working on cars not to be just a job but something I love to do”. Scott’s pride in his work is visible as he strives to complete each job to the best of his ability and doesn’t stop until it’s right. To Scott, working on every car is like working on his own.