Here is a list of the auto repair shops rated "best" by Checkbook magazine in "overall performance": Washington

Distad's American Service, 823 Penna. Ave, SE

Electronic Tune Up Center., 1525 15th St. NW

Petrovitch Auto Repair, 1501 14th St, NW Maryland

Beltsville Garage, 11270 Baltimore Blvd., Beltsville

Dick's Auto Service, 6318 Aaron Lane., Clinton

Goodyear Tire Center, 15670 Annapolis Rd., Bowie

Oxon Hill Auto Center, 6216 Livingston Rd., Oxon Hill

Seabrook Garage, 9451 Lanham-Severn Rd., Lanham-Seabrook

Thomas Garage, 14107 Baltimore Ave., Laurel

University Sunoco, 2204 University Blvd. E., Adelphi

Auto Centro Foreign Car Repair, 7406 Westmore Rd., Rockville

Carlos Auto Service., 3960 Howard Ave., Kensington

Central Brake and Alignment, 924 Wayne Ave., Silver Spring

Glenmont Exxon, 12321 Georgia Ave., Silver Spring

Marv & Mike Transmissions, 11508 Schuykill Rd., Rockville

Montgomery Transmissions, 15872 Redland Rd., Rockville

Ned's Autohaus, 11858 Coakley Circle, Rockville

Satellite Motor Corp., 918 Silver Spring Ave., Silver Spring

Tune-Up Shop, 12263 Nebel St., Rockville

Hillmuth Certified Auto, 6810 Oak Hall Lane, Columbia Virginia

Continental Auto, 6621 Richmond Hwy., Alexandria

Lee-Lex Arco, 5747 Lee Highway, Arlington

Moore Exxon, 3414 Wilson Blvd., Arlington

Alward's Garage, 5711 Columbia Pike, Bailey's Crossroads

B&M Exxon, 6264 Old Dominion Dr., McLean

Car Doctor, 7714 Lee Hwy., Falls Church

Craftsman Automotive, 113 Gordons Rd., Falls Church

Dranesville Auto Serv., 11800 Leesburg Pike, Herndon

Global Service Center, 5837 Columbia Pike, Bailey's Crossroads

Gorham Automotive Repairs, 5856-B Leesburg Pike, Falls Church

Heritage Exxon, 7623 Little River Tpke., Annandale

K&K, 8490 Terminal Rd., Newington

Nicholls Import Car Service, 6121 Columbia Pike, Baileys Crossroads

Tyson's Auto Clinic, 2053 Chain Bridge Rd., Vienna

Miller Toyota-Volvo, 8566 Sudley Rd., Manassas