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Welcome to California Auto Centers

Most Trusted Automotive Service in Murrieta and Temecula, CA

If you’re looking for auto repair in Murrieta and Temecula, CA, you’ve found us. Here at California Auto Centers we work hard to earn your trust and loyalty. We know how important it is to find a Murrieta and Temecula car service you can rely on, so your satisfaction is our top priority each and every day.

Our professional automotive service offers you years of combined expertise from our well-trained technicians. We treat our auto repair professionals well because we value their skill and can-do attitude. We know our team sets us apart, saving you time and money, not to mention worry. When it comes to auto repair in Murrieta and Temecula, we are totally confident that California Auto Centers is the best option in town!

41421 Date St. Ste. 104
Murrieta, CA 92562

41421 Date St. Ste. 104
Murrieta, CA 92562

California Auto Centers
41421 Date St. Ste. 104
Murrieta, CA 92562
(951) 698-4886
Mon-Fri: 8am-5pm
Saturday: 9am-1pm
Sunday: Closed

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No Interest Financing with Synchrony

Finance your car or truck maintenance and repairs and easily manage your auto needs by consolidating your repair and maintenance expenses with the Synchrony Car Care™ credit card.

California Auto Centers
41421 Date St. Ste. 104
Murrieta, CA 92562
(951) 698-4886
Mon-Fri: 8am-5pm
Saturday: 9am-1pm
Sunday: Closed

Payment Types

VisaMasterCardDiscover

No Interest Financing with Synchrony

Finance your car or truck maintenance and repairs and easily manage your auto needs by consolidating your repair and maintenance expenses with the Synchrony Car Care™ credit card.

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Why Choose California Auto Centers

For years California Auto Centers has been there for the people of Murrieta and Temecula. We love what we do, and that basic fact fuels our business. We are dedicated to our customers, and that’s why they stick with us—the best auto repair Murrieta and Temecula has to offer.

California Auto Centers was founded on the basic idea that everyone deserves respect. It is our mission to treat each person that comes through our door with dignity and sensitivity. We believe this attention to detail has paid off by providing us with our loyal, friendly family of customers. That’s what makes California Auto Centers the best car service in Murrieta and Temecula!

  • 24 Month/24,000 Mile Warranty
  • AAA Approved Auto repair
  • ACE Certified Master Technicians
  • Serving Murrieta, CA

The Absolute Best Car Service in Murrieta and Temecula, CA

What sets California Auto Centers apart from all of the others in Murrieta and Temecula, CA?

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in Murrieta and Temecula, CA, it’s all about earning loyalty and trust by doing our very best every day. We are determined to earn and keep your trust.

Talent: At California Auto Centers, you can rest easy knowing that our highly-skilled, experienced auto service professionals are handling your car. Our technicians bring years of experience, skill, and education to the Murrieta auto repair table.

Time: We take the time we need to provide you with top quality car service in Murrieta and Temecula, CA, and we take the time to talk to you about what that means. We listen to you so we understand your needs and goals for your auto repair.

Recently Serviced Vehicles

2018 Subaru Outback

Subaru Outback

Mileage
41,476
Service Date
5/10/2022
Services Performed
  • CHECK AND ADVISE NO RECOMMENDATIONS AT THIS TIME
  • FRONT __35____ REAR __33____ SPARE __60______
  • Remove and Replace Motor Oil and Oil Filter, Lube Chassis where applicable, Check tire pressure and all Fluid Levels
  • FRONT ______ REAR ______
  • Hazardous Waste Disposal Fee (Cal)
  • PUT LUBE STICKER IN DOOR / RESET MAINTENANCE SYSTEM
  • *** RESET MAINT LIGHT
 
PAUL D. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/10/2022

2017 Nissan Juke

Nissan Juke

Mileage
53,026
Service Date
5/5/2022
Services Performed
  • CHECK AND ADVISE TIRES ARE DRY AND CRACKED NO OTHER RECOMMENDATIONS AT THIS TIME
  • Remove surface charge. Test battery cranking capacity, starter cranking amperage, and alternator output at idle and 2000 RPM. Check battery terminals. Inspect belt for wear and proper adjustment. This tests for current condition of the electrical system, intermittent problems may appear. Print out test. *CLIENT IS ADVISED THAT A BATTERY THAT IS FAILING A TEST AND HAS WARRANTY COVERAGE, MUST BE CHARGED FOR A MINIMUM OF 24 HOURS AND THEN RE – TESTED BEFORE ANY WARRANTY COVERAGE CAN BE APPLIED*
  • FRONT __32____ REAR _32_____
  • PLEASE PERFROM THOROUGH VEHICLE INSPECTION WITH TABLET AND TAKE PHOTOS OF ANY RECOMMENDATIONS, VEHICLE HAS NOT BEEN HER FOR A WHILE
 
PENNY F. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/9/2022

2015 Honda Accord

Honda Accord

Mileage
82,889
Service Date
4/27/2022
Services Performed
  • Remove surface charge. Test battery cranking capacity, starter cranking amperage, and alternator output at idle and 2000 RPM. Check battery terminals. Inspect belt for wear and proper adjustment. This tests for current condition of the electrical system, intermittent problems may appear. Print out test. *CLIENT IS ADVISED THAT A BATTERY THAT IS FAILING A TEST AND HAS WARRANTY COVERAGE, MUST BE CHARGED FOR A MINIMUM OF 24 HOURS AND THEN RE – TESTED BEFORE ANY WARRANTY COVERAGE CAN BE APPLIED* BATTERY PASSED LOAD TEST AT 500A ALTERNATOR AT 14.4V STARTER OK BATTERY HAS BAD CELL
  • FRONT ______ REAR ______
  • CHECK AND ADVISE
 
JOSE A. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/28/2022

2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Jeep Grand Cherokee

Mileage
172,041
Service Date
4/22/2022
Services Performed
  • CHECK AND ADVISE : -FOUND COOLANT LEAKING FROM WATER PUMP. RECOMMEND REPLACE PUMP, THERMOSTAT AND UPPER AND LOWER RADIATOR HOSES. CLIENT APPROVED ALL RECOMMENDATIONS AND ALL REPAIRS
  • FRONT ___36___ REAR _36_____
  • WATER PUMP – Remove & Replace – V6,3.6L Eng
  • RADIATOR HOSE – Remove & Replace – V6,3.6L Eng Both
 
(ROBERT) JAY B. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/23/2022

2015 Ford Fusion

Ford Fusion

Mileage
70,300
Service Date
4/18/2022
Services Performed
  • Remove and Replace Motor Oil and Oil Filter, Lube Chassis where applicable, Check tire pressure and all Fluid Levels
  • FRONT ___35___ REAR __35____
  • Hazardous Waste Disposal Fee (Cal)
  • PUT LUBE STICKER IN DOOR / RESET MAINTENANCE SYSTEM
  • *** RESET MAINT LIGHT ***
  • CHECK AND ADVISE NO ISSUES/CONCERNS AT THIS TIME.
 
DAVID C. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/18/2022

2012 Toyota Camry

Toyota Camry

Mileage
141,081
Service Date
4/15/2022
Services Performed
  • CHECK AND ADVISE : ROAD TESTED VEHICLE OVER ROUGH ROAD AND DID NOT HEAR ANY CLUNKING NOISE AT THIS TIME. CHECKED ALL SUSPENSION AND BRAKE COMPONENTS IN SERVICE BAY, DID NOT FIND ANY CONCERNS AT THIS TIME. TEST DRIVE WITH CLIENT HEARD NOISE AND ADJUSTED CONTROL ARMS. IF NOISE COMES BACK WILL MOST LIKELY WILL NEED TO REPLACE STRUTS.
  • FRONT ___32___ REAR __32____
 
MELISSA L. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/16/2022

2013 Toyota Prius

Toyota Prius

Mileage
123,050
Service Date
3/28/2022
Services Performed
  • CHECK AND ADVISE. inspected vehicle, no active related codes present. per window sticker and odo i found vehicle is due for a lof as last service was on 7/2/21 at 112737 miles. currently 3/28/22 and 123050 with a difference of 10,000 plus miles. this long of a service interval may cause engine damage. RECOMMEND BG OIL SERVICE. COMPLETED BG OIL SERVICE.
  • Remove and Replace Motor Oil and Oil Filter, Lube Chassis where applicable, Check tire pressure and all Fluid Levels. bg oil restore service lof is completed
  • FRONT __35____ REAR __35____
  • Hazardous Waste Disposal Fee (Cal)
  • completed
  • completed
 
SAM O. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/28/2022

2005 Toyota Sequoia

Toyota Sequoia

Mileage
256,713
Service Date
3/3/2022
Services Performed
  • ALTERNATOR ASSEMBLY – Remove & Replace – [Includes: R&I Power Steering Pump.] – [Includes: Test.]
  • FRONT __33___ REAR __33____
 
VIVIANA (VIV) N. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/20/2022

2016 RAM ProMaster 3500

RAM ProMaster 3500

Mileage
23,602
Service Date
1/28/2022
Services Performed
  • CHECK AND ADVISE : RECONNECTED WATER LINE AND ELECTRICAL OUTLET. REPAIRED ALUMINUM SHIELD.
  • FRONT _65_____ REAR __80____
 
KIMBERLY K. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/28/2022

2018 GMC Terrain

GMC Terrain

Mileage
69,872
Service Date
1/26/2022
Services Performed
  • CHECK AND ADVISE
  • CHECK AND ADVISE : ROAD TESTED VEHICLE AND FOUND NO OBVIOUS DIRVEABILTY CONCERNS PRESENT AT THIS TIME. SCANNED VEHICLE FOR CODES AND FOUND : P0171-FUEL SYSTEM TOO LEAN BANK 1 MONITORED LIVE DATA WITH SCAN TOOL AND ROAD TESTED. FOUND FUEL TRIMS WITHIN SPECIFICATIONS AT THIS TIME. ROAD TESTED VEHICLE TOTAL OF 3 TIMES AND WAS UNABLE TO DUPLICATE CUSTOMERS CONCERN AT THIS TIME. INSPECTED FREEZE FRAME DATA FOR CODE P0171 AND FOUND WHEN CODE SET, FUEL TRIM DATA INDICATED EXCESSIVE LEAN CONDITION WITH FT ABOVE 30%. SPOKE WITH CUSTOMER TO GET MORE INFORMATION ON WHEN CONDITION OCCURS. CUSTOMER STATED ROUGH RUNNING CONDITION OCCURS IN MORNING WHEN VEHICLE IS FIRST STARTED AND PLACED INTO GEAR AND SLOWLY RELEASING BRAKES. POSSIBLE CARBON BUILD UP DUE TO DIRECT INJECTION. RECOMMEND PERFORM BG INDUCTION SERVICE. ***THIS IS NOT A GUARANTEED REPAIR FOR CUSTOMERS CONCERN. RECOMMEND BY MILEAGE AND DESCRIPTION OF CONCERN****
  • FRONT ___34___ REAR __34____
  • CLIENT CALLED IN STATED VEHICLE SHAKES AT IDLE, MAGNITUDE OF SHAKING VARIES
 
AMIEE S. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/26/2022

2015 Mercedes-Benz GLK350

Mercedes-Benz GLK350

Mileage
68,107
Service Date
1/19/2022
Services Performed
  • SPARK PLUGS – Remove & Replace – 4Matic,Base – [Includes: R&I Intake Manifold Gaskets.]
  • AIR FILTER – REPLACE SPARK PLUGS – REPLACE
  • Remove and Replace Motor Oil and Oil Filter, Lube Chassis where applicable, Check tire pressure and all Fluid Levels
  • FRONT __35__ REAR __38___
  • Hazardous Waste Disposal Fee (Cal)
  • PUT LUBE STICKER IN DOOR / RESET MAINTENANCE SYSTEM
  • *** RESET MAINT LIGHT
  • CHECK AND ADVISE NO ISSUES FOUND AT THIS TIME.
 
CHRIS W. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/19/2022

2015 Dodge Charger

Dodge Charger

Mileage
67,513
Service Date
1/17/2022
Services Performed
  • CHECK AND ADVISE : CHECK ENGINE LIGHT NOT ILLUMINATED AT TIME OF ROAD TEST. ROAD TESTED VEHICLE AND FOUND MISFIRE PRESENT AT IDLE. SCANNED VEHICLE FOR CODES AND FOUND : P0301-MISFIRE CYLINDER 1 DETECTED. MONITORED LIVE MISFIRE DATA WITH SCAN TOOL AND FOUND ACTIVE MISFIRE COUNTERS ON CYLINDER 1. ALL OTHER CYLINDERS SHOW ZERO MISFIRES. REMOVED CYLINDER 1 SPARK PLUG AND COIL TO INSPECT AND FOUND NO OBVIOUS FAULTS. MOVED PLUG TO CYLINDER 5 AND COIL TO CYLINDER 3. MONITORED LIVE DATA AND FOUND MISFIRE TO STAY WITH CYLINDER 1. MEASURED RESISTANCE OF CYLINDER 1 FUEL INJECTOR AND FOUND 45 OHMS RESISTANCE COMPARED TO 15 ON ALL OTHERS. RECOMMEND REPLACE CYLINDER 1 INJECTOR AND RE-CHECK. CLIENT DECLINED ALL REPAIRS AT THIS TIME.
  • FRONT __34_ REAR __34_
 
JAY B. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/18/2022

Location:

California Auto Centers
41421 Date St. Ste. 104
Murrieta, CA 92562
(951) 698-4886