Bruce’s Pit Stop

Ithaca’s Favorite Oil Change

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334 Elmira Rd
Ithaca, NY 14850

Tires, Oil Changes, Brake Service and Auto Detailing in Ithaca, NY

Count on Bruce’s Pit Stop in Ithaca, NY when you need fast and reliable service for your vehicle. Since 1969, our locally-owned shop has provided quick oil changes, quality tires, brake service, auto detailing, auto maintenance, and more for drivers throughout Tompkins County and surrounding areas. Our technicians have years of experience with giving drivers the service they need to get back on the road in style and safety, no matter their vehicle make or model. We also pride ourselves on offering amazing deals on new and used tires. Our commitment to quality customer service earned us the title of Best Car Wash & Oil Change in Ithaca Journal & Ithaca Times!

How can we Help You?

Discount Tires

Bruce’s Pit Stop has some of the lowest prices on tires in the area! As a small locally-owned business, we don’t have the same large overhead and expenses as major retailers, allowing you to save money on tires you need for your car or truck. Our tire shop carries all kinds of tires—including all-weather tires—from a variety of well-known and dependable brands, including:

Discount Tires Ithaca, NY

We also provide tire rotations!

Oil Change

Bruce’s Pit Stop is the home of the first 10-minute oil change in Tompkins County. Our technicians have changed oil for more drivers than any other shop in the area, so you can count on us to give your vehicle the service it needs. We work on a first-come first-serve basis when it comes to oil and filter changes, so no appointment is necessary. Just drive on in and we’ll get the job done right away!

Oil Change Ithaca, NY

Auto Detailing

As Bruce’s Finish Line, we offer comprehensive auto detailing and cleaning for exteriors and interiors of all vehicle makes and models. From hand washing the exterior and removing scratches and dents from the body to vacuuming the carpet and seats, you can count on us to make your vehicle clean and spotless.

Auto Detailing Ithaca, NY

Brake Service

Are your brakes not as reliable as they used to be? We can repair or replace your brake components so you can stay safe on the road. We even offer overnight brake service—drop off your vehicle in the evening and our technicians will have your brakes ready by the next morning!

Brake Service Ithaca, NY

To schedule service or to request an estimate, call 607-272-1179 or fill out the form below.

Read what some drivers have to say about our service:

“Bruce’s Pit Stop is a small place off the highway that mostly does oil changes and regular maintenance. We got a good price on tires from them, with complimentary installation. I was in and out in an hour and am happy with the services I received.”

Nick Z.

“Always fast service, kind staff. Wouldn’t go anywhere else.”

Christopher J.

“Quick and excellent.”

Mariann F.

“I had the interior done on my 2004 Malibu so I could sell it for a better price. They did a great job. Friendly and finished when promised. They even did some extra items to make it look better. I would recommend them.”

Carl K.

“Pretty much the perfect oil change in Ithaca. No wait, fast service, no bull.”

Alex M.

“If I could give more stars I would! I arrived at 8am, and Bill changed my oil AND filled my tires up in 10 minutes! Great service, great price. Will definitely be back.”

Kaitlin P.

“Local company. Fast oil change. An Ithaca institution! In and out, fast and courteous. They have always done right by me.”

Eva S.

“Fast, friendly, and affordable service. Glad to have found them after moving and losing my last place.”

Hannah D.

“I’ve been coming here for years and I have no complaints at all. Always have great service. They are locally owned and operated which is a big value. I highly recommend them.”

Jim H.

“Fast, friendly, reliable and economical. A great deal all around.”

Brian Q.

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Bruce’s Pit Stop in Ithaca, NY


Bruce’s Pit Stop
334 Elmira Rd, Ithaca, NY 14850

Bruce’s Finish Line
207 Elmira Rd, Ithaca, NY 14850

Mon - Fri 8am-5:30pm
Sat 8am-5pm

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Areas Served
Our services cover the Tompkins, Cortland, and Schuyler County area including Union Springs, Owasco, Auburn, Spencer, Newfield, Moravia, Candor, Dryden, Watkins Glen, Lansing, Cayuga Heights, Groton, Freeville, Newfield, Danby, Brooktondale, Mecklenburg, McLean, Caroline, Enfield, Etna, Willseyville, Slaterville Springs, Trumansburg, and Cortland.