Welcome to AJ Foreign Auto - "Excellence in Service"




It all starts with the business owner, David Button, a.k.a. our "Automotive Guru", who has 39+ years experience as a technician, an admiration for, and an unusually clear understanding of the science behind the amazing capabilities of cars and the engines that drive them, and an unstoppable "can do" attitude that is vital to the foundation of the business.


We specialize in personalized preventive maintenance, diagnostics & repairs on all foreign vehicles, but many customers bring us their domestic vehicles too. We believe in helping people understand their vehicles better, so they can make educated decisions about their vehicles care.

In 2011 we began exclusively using a new balancing system with only non-lead wheel weights.

Get the right ALIGNMENT for your vehicle with our state-of-the-art optical imaging alignment machine that uses 3D animation & cross-diagonal measurements for ultimate accuracy!


130 Cherry Street, just off Cecil A. Malone Drive, on the inlet, behind Wegman's.


Brands we service

Some of the services we provide


  • Audi
  • BMW
  • Jaguar
  • Land Rover
  • Mercedes Benz
  • Mini Cooper
  • Porsche
  • Rolls Royce
  • Saab
  • Volkswagen
  • Volvo


  • Acura
  • Honda
  • Hyundai
  • Infiniti
  • Isuzu
  • Kia
  • Lexus
  • Mazda
  • Mitsubishi
  • Nissan
  • Subaru
  • Toyota

  • New York State Inspection
  • Engine and Electrical System Diagnostics
  • 3D Optical Wheel Alignments
  • New tire installation or rotate & balance
  • Wheel balancing system with only non-lead weights
  • Exhaust repair/replacement
  • Brake Service and Repair
  • Oil Changes and Lubrication
  • Manufacturer Recommended Services

Pick up a printed Car Care Guide at your next visit, or access this electronic version...

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Used Cars


A tree never hits an automobile except in self defence. --Proverb

AJ Foreign Auto

130 Cherry Street (Behind Wegmans)
Ithaca, NY 14850
Business Hours: Call for appointment
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