John Mears ( aka " L J" for little john ) comes to us from Working for Acura / Honda where he was instrumental in service and repair of these vehicles. John searches for knowledge and strives for excellence—a great outlook for a young technician to have. John’s professional attitude and skilled hands are a great asset to Spofford Automotive.
John's hobbies Include dirt bikes and the need for speed and accuracy. Because of this he shows a long and successful career as a great technician. John enjoys researching automotive problems and troubleshooting the tough cases. Often times like a team of doctors you might Find " LJ " , John S and Billy gathered around talking about the jobs of the day and trying to Troubleshoot problem areas.
Bill Delp is an ASE Master Technician with L1 Level Certification. Bill is a retired automotive vocational instructor for 30+ years teaching. Bill has worked for Toyota , MG, Jaguar, and Many European Based Companies in the Early Years. Bill’s detail to craftsmanship and knowledge brings a wealth of quality to the shop for all technicians to learn. We are proud to have Bill available to us for advice, education and hands-on repairs when needed.
Bill has so many hobbies is hard to list them all, but some are model planes, trains and automobiles, including restorations and custom building.
John Spofford is a Master ASE Certified Technician with Advanced Level L1. He has 40+ years’ experience with cars and trucks. He graduated with 3 Years of automotive training and worked as a mechanic for many dealerships including Toyota, Subaru, American Motors and Jeep®. He has been factory trained and certified in many areas, in fact too many to list here. John has also worked as a Technician for many years with residential and industrial generators. This has made him very well versed in today’s cars with so many electrical and electronic systems on board.John also holds a current teaching status for automotive technology In Massachusetts and taught automotive and electrical classes in vocational courses for public and private Schools.
Although John has many years working as a general technician, his specialty is in AC/DC electrical and electronic theory , diagnostics and repair, making him a valued technician in today’s high tech automotive Field. His ability to troubleshoot and diagnose is far superior to most technicians, using “factory level “repair and service practices. John prides himself on being able to quickly and accurately diagnose to get to the root of any vehicle problem.
Shannon has been working for Spofford Automotive for the past 3 years. She works in the office and will be the one to answer the phone to make your appointment and check you in when you bring your car in to be fixed. In her spare time Shannon likes babysitting and ATV Riding.
* Salem Academy, Salem Mass
* Franklin Institute of Technology-Automotive Technology
Dylan has a true passion for repairing and servicing motor vehicles.
His experience, training and motivation after graduation have made him into a dealer quality mechanic.
Dylan’s excited to continue to evolve mechanically to include Electrical troubleshooting. He is a valuable
asset to Spofford Automotive because of his positive energy and commitment to our customers.
Dylan has a strong drive for " Making the car right " as he puts it. He is currently working towards his ASE Technician Certifications
and continues to further educate himself taking automotive classes at night. Dylan has a strong knowledge in Toyota Vehicles and is a TRD Expert in the field.
Dylan's Interests: Cars! He loves reading periodicals about new innovations in the automotive field and attending car shows. He hopes to someday build his own Import racing machine.
Christos is a very sharp and experienced technician with over 30 years’ experience in general automotive repair. Chris is a General Motors Specialist, he has taken many classes and training involved with General Motors Service and repair. Christos continues to strive for excellence everyday he comes to work, he's meticulous and methodical in his approach toward making every job 100%. We are lucky to have such a well-mannered and sharp Technician.
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