Affordable Auto Maintenance Services

As miles traveled in Mission Bay and Pacific Beach build up over time, so does a vehicle’s susceptibility to deterioration and malfunctioning parts. Falling behind on repairs and general maintenance can increase the chances of engine failure or an unexpected vehicle break down in the middle of a busy highway.

Seeking regular auto maintenance is not just about avoiding engine failure but it’s also about saving money. While this may sound like a contradiction at first, the trick with seeking auto maintenance is that doing it sooner than later can potentially catch minor problems that could turn into major malfunctions later. Minor problems are much cheaper and quicker to fix than major malfunctions.

We understand the nuisance of car repair costs, which is why we provide free written cost estimates upfront with competitively low prices. Our Automotive Service Excellence certified team at San Diego Automobile Repair Shop is dedicated to identifying and fixing problems for residents of Pacific Beach and Mission Bay. The technicians at our repair shop will answer your questions and work with you to achieve the results you want.

To schedule your free car inspection at San Diego Automobile Repair Shop call us at (619) 330-0860 or (619) 330-0862 to talk with one of our technicians in Pacific Beach and Mission Bay.

Why is Auto Maintenance Necessary?

One common question is why auto maintenance is necessary to go through every year. Some people may already know the answer, to make sure nothing in your car is about to lead to an unexpected vehicle break down. The last thing you want to happen on the busy streets of Pacific Beach or Mission Bay is for your car to come to an unexpected halt in the middle of a busy road.

Not only is seeking annual vehicle inspections safe but doing so can also save you money. Our inspections are designed to find minor issues that could turn into costly repairs unless they are identified and solved quickly.

Inspections can also save you valuable time. It takes longer to repair or replace a transmission system than it does to maintain a transmission system.

What San Diego Auto Maintenance Services Do We Provide?

Whether you are looking for a standard yearly inspection or specific check-up on a defective part, our ASE certified mechanics in Mission Bay and Pacific Beach are prepared to take whatever steps necessary to identify and solve the problem. The auto maintenance services we provide include:

  • Tune-Ups: We offer standard tune-up services for a variety of different vehicles. If necessary, our team of technicians can replace spark plugs, belts, hoses, and other defective parts.
  • Transmission Services: Almost everyone knows how expensive transmission replacements and repairs can be. This is why we check your transmission thoroughly to see whether your vehicle could use new transmission fluids or other maintenance services.
  • Shocks and Struts: Shocks and struts are important to check when your car starts unnaturally bouncing on minor bumps or makes unexplainable noises.
  • Antifreeze/Coolant Replacements: To keep your vehicle’s engine from overheating and shutting down, we can check the levels of antifreeze and coolant in your car.
  • Radiator Services: Radiators are important for preventing overheating. We can check your vehicle’s radiator and make repairs as needed.
  • A/C Recharging: Our team performs both A/C evacuations and recharges to make sure your air conditioner can keep you cool during the hot summers in Southern California.
  • Engine Diagnosis: We can identify any issues that may have made your check engine light turn on or if you have noticed any changes in your vehicle’s engine. After we identify the issues, we can make the repairs.
  • Battery Services: Car batteries can go bad with dirty terminals, loose connections, or old cables. In any scenario, we have the tools to resolve these issues.
  • 30/60/90,000 Services: Whether your vehicle has traveled 30/60/90,000 miles, we have the resources needed to maintain each type of vehicle.
  • Tire Replacement Services: Whenever you need new tires, we provide a range of options for tires of different quality and cost.
  • Windshield Wiper Repairs and Replacements: Windshield wipers that fail to keep the rain from cluttering your windshield can be frustrating and dangerous to deal with. Our team can repair or replace broken windshield wipers.
  • Oil Change Services: If you are looking for a standard oil change, then you have come to the right repair shop. We can clean out any built-up soot to keep your engine healthy.
  • Belt and Hose Repairs: Whether your vehicle’s hoses or belts are worn or snapped, we can replace them with new hoses and belts that will last.
  • Filter Checks and Replacements: Preventing engine problems and poor gas mileage means having fuel, air, PVC, and cabin filters checked. When these filters become clogged, we can replace them.

When Should I Seek Auto Maintenance in Pacific Beach or Mission Bay?

How much you seek auto maintenance in Pacific Beach or Mission Bay is up to you and there are certain recommendations for how often you can check certain components of your car. These recommendations include:

  • Each Month: Check tires, windshield wiper fluids, and the check engine light.
  • Every Three Months: Look at the battery, transmission fluids, power steering fluid, engine oil, hoses, belts, and cables.
  • Every Six Months: Check air filters and chassis lubrication.
  • Each Year: Check coolant levels, power steering fluids, suspension, and steering problems.

Why Should Residents of Mission Bay and Pacific Beach Work with San Diego Automobile Repair Shop?

You should bring your car to San Diego Automobile Repair Shop if you want an ASE certified team that offers affordable and reliable auto maintenance services. Not only do we offer free cost estimates, but we also give free visual inspections. If any repairs need to be made, you can rest assured that we will use the latest equipment to get the job done. Contact us at (619) 330-0860 or (619) 330-0862 to schedule your inspection today.