David Kanupp is the owner and operator of Merchant Logo B & D Automotive, headquartered in Jacksonville,  FL . This is a highly regarded automotive repair company in Duval County.

Some of the services Merchant Logo B & D Automotive provides include: all makes and models, car & truck maintenance, air conditioning, brakes, oil change, diagnostics, starters, alternators, electrical, tires, alignment, shocks and struts, front end repairs,.

When it comes to providing expert automotive repair services, nothing takes the place of experience. David began working in automotive repair 45 years ago and started Merchant Logo B & D Automotive in 1974.

One of Merchant Logo B & D Automotive’s  goals is to provide their Duval County clients with professional, high quality, and affordable services. People often choose Merchant Logo B & D Automotive because the company is family owned and operated full service repair shop with over 30 years of experience serving the Ortega, Avondale and Lake Shore area. David and his son always provide quality service and parts at a fair price. They only hire qualified ASE certified technicians to service your vehicle and use the latest technology to assess the situation and offer you alternatives. They guarantee all of their work and know you’ll be happy with the outcome. Plus same day service on most repairs with an appointment..

The result, one of the most successful automotive repair companies in Jacksonville!  


What do their customers think?

Gerry Lefils – “Had another shop tell me what was wrong with my truck and was trying to charge me for stuff I didn’t need but David and them got me fixed up and on the road again and no problems thanks B&D automotive ”

Emily Knight- “Check engine light came on, so these guys were nice enough to take a look. …and didn’t charge me for the nothing that was wrong. Clearly didn’t try to scam anything. ”

Having owner operated experts, like David providing knowledgeable and expert care is an asset to Jacksonville and Duval County, FL .

Business owners take risks and often work long, exhaustive hours to service their clients. There are freedoms in owning a business, but these freedoms come at a cost. Rarely acknowledged are business owners like David Kanupp that employ people and ensure their staff are paid continuously. Sure, people earn their wages through their time, hard work and skills, but let’s take a moment and thank David for having and continuing the business ownership game that allows people an opportunity to produce and earn those wages.

Need automotive repair service? Give Merchant Logo B & D Automotive an opportunity by visiting them at 4738 San Juan Ave, Jacksonville or by calling them at (904) 387-1863.

So from the staff of Local Search Force that runs the County Advisory Board

David Kanupp, you are highly commended for your service to the residents of Duval County, for having and maintaining a business that adds to the financial well-being of FL and for your willingness to participate in social betterment activities.


Well done David Kanupp!


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