Independently Owned German Auto Shop Serving San Clemente, Lake Forest, San Juan Capistrano & Surrounding Areas
Since 2013, Orange County European Auto Repair Service has provided drivers throughout South Orange County, from Laguna Beach and Lake Forest to San Juan Capistrano, Dana Point, and San Clemente, with superior quality German car repair and maintenance services at fair, honest prices. We are an independently owned, fully licensed & insured German auto repair shop that specializes in Porsche, Mercedes-Benz, and BMW vehicles. Our comprehensive list of services includes scheduled maintenance, vehicle inspection, oil changes & fluid exchanges, electrical diagnostics, brake repair, suspension repair, engine repair & replacement, head gasket repair, transmission repair, head gasket repair, cooling system & water pump repair, and more.
Our skilled team of ASE-Certified L1 technicians is led by an owner who has over 16 years of hands-on industry experience. We attend regular factory training sessions to remain up to date with the best practices and latest technological advancements. Because of our experience and specialized technical training, we are highly qualified to inspect, repair, and maintain your European import so that it will run safely, reliably, and at optimal performance.
Reasons to Choose Orange County European Auto Service
- Highly Experienced ASE-Certified Level 1 Service Technicians
- Experts in Luxury German Imports
- Dealership-Quality Service at Affordable Rates
- Maintain Your Manufacturer's Warranty for LESS!
- Honest Advice & Exceptional Customer Care
- 2-Year, 24,000-Mile Warranty on Parts & Labor
- Fully Licensed & Insured Auto Repair Shop
- State-of-the-Art Factory Tools, Technology & Software
- Genuine or Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) Parts
- Thousands of Satisfied Customers
- After Hours Key-Drop Box
South Orange County's Trusted Dealership Alternative for BMW, Porsche & Mercedes-Benz Vehicles
Thousands of satisfied customers have chosen to make OC European their preferred dealership alternative for Porsche, BMW, and Mercedes-Benz service & repair. A large portion of our clients drive from Lake Forest, San Clemente, San Juan Capistrano, Dana Point, Laguna Beach, and other nearby areas to come to our Laguna Hills auto repair shop because they know that they'll get high-quality work and excellent customer service at a great price. We use advanced dealer-level diagnostic equipment, high-grade synthetic oils, and genuine or original equipment manufacturer (OEM) parts to get the job done right while still beating all or most dealership prices.
Our experienced service techs have dealership-level training and can accurately diagnose and repair nearly any BMW issue. From BMW engine replacements to brake maintenance and cooling system repair, we have the expertise to keep your BMW running safely and dependably.
OC European excels at offering our clients the best in Porsche-specific auto services, including factory scheduled maintenance; repairing and replacing air-cooled, supercharged, and turbocharged engines; replacing failing IMS bearings; repairing faulty transmissions; and more.
A Mercedes-Benz specialist, our owner has in-depth knowledge of dealer-level diagnostic solutions for all major makes of Mercedes sedans, coupes, and SUVs and attends regular training from Autologic and WORLDPAC to stay up to date with best practices and latest advancements.
Lake Forest, San Juan Capistrano & San Clemente's Best Value for German Car Repair
At OC European, you'll love the way we treat you and your vehicle. Committed to giving our customers the best value in expert service and repair for German cars, we rely on factory diagnostic tools to provide accurate inspection and diagnostic services. Based on our findings, we will take the time to provide you with a thorough understanding of your vehicle's condition, any issues affecting driving performance, and our honest, professional opinion on how to proceed. We only suggest repairs that are truly necessary and do not nickel and dime our customers. If you decide to move forward with repairs, we will waive our hourly diagnostic fee by subtracting it from the total cost of repairs which are all backed by our 2-year/24,000-mile guarantee on parts and labor.
Periodic & Scheduled Maintenance for German Imports
For automotive preventative maintenance and inspection services at a lower cost than most dealerships, give OC European a call! While we always follow brand-specific factory maintenance schedules specific to the make, model, and mileage of your vehicle, we also take into consideration your performance goals, driving conditions, and budget to determine a personalized maintenance schedule.
To keep your Porsche, Mercedes, or BMW running safely and efficiently, we will check and/or replace the following:
- Air filter
- Engine oil
- Brake pad
- Brakes: fluid, hose/line, traction & control
- Computers & control systems
- Cooling system
- Exhaust system
- Instrument panel, gauges & warning indicators
- Spark plug
- Cabin air
- Wiper & washer systems
- And more
After Hours Key-Drop Box for Lake Forest, San Juan Capistrano & San Clemente Customers
We know how hard it can be to find the time during the day to bring your car in for service, especially if you have to drive from San Juan Capistrano, Dana Point, San Clemente, or the far end of Lake Forest, which is why we offer our 24-hour vehicle drop off services. If you'd like to learn more or wish to schedule an appointment, simply give us a call or visit us during our regular business hours of 8:00AM-5:30PM, Monday through Friday.