About Proper Service

About Our Staff

The Proper Service Auto Center team offers 40+ years of combined experience in foreign and domestic service and repair. We insist that our technicians remain current with all industry developments via continuing education classes. We ensure that our systems, technology and diagnostic equipment is up-to-date in order to provide excellent customer service and quality vehicle repair. We adhere to manufacturer-specified standards for equipment, supplies and technical training.

Joe Ferone
Joe Ferone, Co-owner, Master Technician

Joe is an ASE Certified Master Technician with Advanced Engine Performance Certification. Joe graduated with honors from the Denver Automotive & Diesel, School for Automotive Repair. He honed his skills and craft under another master, and in 2005 fulfilled his dream and opened Proper Service Auto Center, where he has been co-owner for six years. His leadership, business acumen and dedication to customer service has allowed him to run a successful business with a loyal customer following for the last six years.

John Vergara
John Vergara, Co-owner, Automotive Technician

John has been Joe’s partner and co-owner for the last six years. As co-owner, his priorities are many but he is focused on quality workmanship and customer service. He stays abreast with industry developments and standards in order to maintain their commitment to quality service and repair.

Jason Enriquez
Jason Enriquez, Automotive Technician

Jason has been with Proper Service Auto Center for over 8 years. He is a very talented technician with advanced technical knowledge and is passionate about his work. He is a key member of the team and has built a reputation of trust with his customers.


Here at Proper Service Auto Center, we have factory certified and trained technicians that can expertly repair and maintain any make or model vehicle, foreign and domestic. We work with all insurance companies. We are committed to our 1 year/12,000 mile warranty through TECH NET, nationwide. We are a NY State Motor Vehicle Inspection Station.

  • Maintenance & Car Care:
  • Chassis lube, engine oil and filters
  • Transmission service, fluid and filter
  • Windshield washer and wiper service
  • Cooling system antifreeze/coolant service.
  • Timing belts and chain replacement
  • All scheduled maintenance including 30 60 90k service
  • Engine tune-ups
  • Fuel injector flush and service
  • Alignments 2 and 4 wheel
  • Differential and transfer case service
  • Safety Inspections
  • Emission Inspections
  • Pre-buy inspection
  • Detailed inspection and evaluation of vehicle
  • Air conditioning
  • Diagnosis and Repair:
  • Air conditioning systems and controls
  • Brake systems and controls including [ABS]
  • Brake pads , rotors, shoes ,drums ,calipers ,master and wheel cylinders.
  • Battery, Alternators and Starters
  • Fuel system carburetor and fuel injection
  • Engine repair or replacement
  • Transmission/Trans-axle and Clutch repair or replacement
  • Drive axles, C.V. Joints and boots
  • Radiator, Water pump, Hoses, Thermostat and belts
  • Power Steering pumps, hoses and Rack and Pinions
  • Tune ups, Caps, Rotors, Wires, spark plugs, coils and modules
  • Lights and Accessories, power windows, seats and mirrors
  • Struts, shocks, springs, ball joints. Tie rods and bushings
  • Emission failure service and repairs
  • Tires, wheel bearings and grease seals
  • We also offer full-service towing.


Proper Service is proudly associated with the following industry programs, certifications, and product offerings:
We are a TECH-NET Facility Tech-Net Professional Auto Service centers are your local independently owned alternative when service and repairs are needed on your vehicles. We stand on sound business principles and uphold the highest ethical standards providing service you can trust. We help keep your vehicle safe, dependable and well-maintained by following the manufacturer service recommendations. Membership in this Network is reserved only for the best facilities that adhere to the strictest standards set forth by CARQUEST and the use of CARQUEST automotive parts and products.

We are ASE Certified

ASE's mission is to improve the quality of vehicle repair and service through the testing and certification of repair and service professionals. At present, about 400,000 professionals hold current certifications. They work in every segment of the automotive service industry: car and truck dealerships, independent garages, fleets, service stations, franchises, and more. Motorists benefit from ASE certification. It is a valuable yardstick by which to measure the knowledge and skills of individual technicians as well as the commitment to quality of the repair facility employing ASE-Certified professionals. Motorists should look for facilities that display the ASE Blue Seal of Excellence® logo.

We use B.G. Products

Proper Service uses only BG Products for its fluid service. BG Products, Inc. is committed to maintaining the operational systems of today's and tomorrow's vehicles. They manufacture products, specialized tools and equipment for application by specially trained automotive professionals. By using BG quality products we seek prolonged trouble-free automotive performance for our customers.