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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

2016 Toyota Corolla

Toyota Corolla

Mileage
88,952
Service Date
7/20/2022
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 – RECOMMENDATIONS AIR FILTER DIRTY FUEL INDUCTION SERVICE RECOMMENDED BASED ON MILEAGE SPARKS AND WIRES BASED ON MILEAGE CLIENT ADVISED, CLIENT DECLINED ALL RECOMMENDATIONS AT THIS TIME
 
RON, ALEXA B. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/20/2022

2017 Subaru Impreza

Subaru Impreza

Mileage
46,862
Service Date
7/18/2022
Services Performed
  • Remove and Replace Motor Oil and Oil Filter, Lube Chassis where applicable, Check tire pressure and all Fluid Levels
  • FRONT ___23___ REAR __32____
  • Hazardous Waste Disposal Fee (Cal)
  • PUT LUBE STICKER IN DOOR / RESET MAINTENANCE SYSTEM
  • *** RESET MAINT LIGHT ***
  • CHECK AND ADVISE
  • VEHICLE NEEDS THOROUGH INSPECTION – NOT BEEN HERE PRIOR
  • CLIENT REQUESTS CHECK TIRES
 
MELISSA L. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/18/2022

2013 Cadillac SRX

Cadillac SRX

Mileage
87,548
Service Date
7/13/2022
Services Performed
  • Remove and reinstall four wheels and rear brake drums to inspect brake condition. Inspect entire system for leaks. CHECK BRAKE FLUID (Level, Moisture, Contents)
  • ROAD TESTED VEHICLE AND COULD NOT DUPLICATE CUSTOMERS CONCERN, BRAKE PEDAL GOING TO THE FLOOR. INSPECTED BRAKE SYSTEM AND DID NOT FIND ANY FAULTS AT THIS TIME. BRAKE PADS AT 5MM THICKNESS FRONT AND REAR. POSSIBLE FAULTY MASTER CYLINDER, NEED TO DUPLICATE CONCERN. RECOMMEND CLIENT LEAVE VEHICLE OVERNIGHT FOR ROAD TEST TOMORROW. ROAD TESTED AND DID NOT HAVE ANY CONCERNS. RECOMMEND REPLACING MASTER CYLINDER DUE TO SAFETY CONCERN. MASTER CYLINDERS COMMON TO GO BAD ON THIS VEHICLE. REPLACED MASTER CYLINDER AND RE TESTED. NO CONCERNS AT THIS TIME.
  • FRONT __35____ REAR __35_____
  • MASTER CYLINDER – Remove & Replace – [Includes: Perform ABS Automated Bleed procedure.] – [Includes: Bleed Brake System. NOTE: Deduct .4 when used in conjunction with any other Brake operation(s).]
 
BRIAN J. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/13/2022

2011 Chevrolet Camaro

Chevrolet Camaro

Mileage
94,204
Service Date
7/7/2022
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 CONCERNS AT THIS TIME
 
DAN S. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/7/2022

2011 Nissan Xterra

Nissan Xterra

Mileage
115,532
Service Date
6/28/2022
Services Performed
  • CHECK AND ADVISE – FRONT PADS HAVE 3MM REMAINING REAR PADS HAVE 3-4MM – REPLACE FRONT AND REAR PADS AND ROTORS.
  • DISC ROTOR – Remove & Replace – Front,Both Sides – [Includes: Repack Wheel Bearings (where applicable) and replace Pads (if necessary). DOES NOT include refinishing.]
  • DISC ROTOR – Remove & Replace – Rear,Both Sides – [Includes: Repack Wheel Bearings (where applicable) and replace Pads (if necessary). DOES NOT include refinishing.]
  • FRONT ______ REAR ______
 
EDWARD L. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/7/2022

2016 Ford Focus

Ford Focus

Mileage
117,151
Service Date
7/1/2022
Services Performed
  • CHECK AND ADVISE performed cooling system pressure test and found no leaks. performed cooling system block test and vehicle passes testing. performed cooling fan functyional testing and found no concern. performed diagnostic code scan and found codes: p0217 – engine coolant overtemp, p0480 – cooling fan 1 control circuit, p1285 – cylinder head over temp. performed cooling system stress test and found cooling fan stops working intermittently when hot. (duplicated overheating – no fan operation during overheat) tested power and grounds and found no concern. recommend new cooling fan and module assembly.
  • FRONT ___32___ REAR __32____
  • ELECTRIC FAN MOTOR – Remove & Replace – Normally Aspirated Assembly
 
SHERRI K. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/2/2022

2008 Chevrolet Cutaway

Chevrolet Cutaway

Mileage
49,966
Service Date
6/29/2022
Services Performed
  • CHECK AND ADVISE
  • FRONT ______ REAR ______
 
BOB C. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/30/2022

2012 Kia Optima

Kia Optima

Mileage
187,296
Service Date
6/28/2022
Services Performed
  • CHECK AND ADVISE : TEST DRIVE
  • CHECK AND ADVISE
  • CHECK AND ADVISE
  • FRONT __33____ REAR ___33___
  • RESTORES YOUR VEHICLES A/C TO IT'S MAXIMUM COOLING CAPACITY – INCLUDES – EVACUATE AND RECHARGE SYSTEM UP TO 2 LBS. OF R134A – VISUALLY INSPECT COMPRESSOR, CONDENSOR, EXPOSED HOSES, DRYER AND FILTER, EXPANSION DEVISE (IF POSSIBLE), FAN CLUTCH, COOLING FAN, CABIN FILTER (IF POSSIBLE), BELTS – INSPECT FOR LEAKS found leak from ac high side line from compressor to condensor
  • CHECK AND ADVISE TEST DRIVE see inspection. found worn lower control arm bushings and play in outer tie rod ends.
  • REMOVE AND REPLACE BATTERY – CLEAN TERMINALS AND SECURE BATTERY IN VEHICLE
  • TIE ROD &/OR END – Remove & Replace – Outer,Both – [Includes: Adjust toe-in only. NOTE: Deduct .4 if alignment is also performed. NOTE: Manufacturer recommends removal of Rack and Pinion Steering Gear when replacing Inner Tie Rod End(s) on some models. If
  • CONTROL ARM – Remove & Replace – Lower,Both Sides – [DOES NOT include alignment.]
  • ALTERNATOR DRIVE BELT – Remove & Replace – Gas – [Includes: Serpentine and V-Belt type Belt(s).]
 
TRACY W. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/28/2022

2020 Jeep Cherokee

Jeep Cherokee

Mileage
85,659
Service Date
6/24/2022
Services Performed
  • CHECK AND ADVISE : FOUND TROUBLE CODE U11E9. (ACTIVE GRILL SHUTTER FAULTY. CHECKED WIRING AND VERIFIED WIRING IS GOOD. RECOMMEND REPLACE ACTIVE GRILL SHUTTER ASSEMBLY.)
  • CHECK AND ADVISE
  • FRONT ______ REAR ______
  • CHECK AND ADVISE : CHECKED COOLANT LEVEL AND VERIFIED FANS WORKING. LET VEHICLE SIT WITH AC RUNNING. VEHICLE DID NOT OVERHEAT. NO PROBLEM FOUND AT THIS TIME.
  • Remove and Replace Motor Oil and Oil Filter, Lube Chassis where applicable, Check tire pressure and all Fluid Levels
  • Hazardous Waste Disposal Fee (Cal)
  • PUT LUBE STICKER IN DOOR / RESET MAINTENANCE SYSTEM
  • *** RESET MAINT LIGHT ***
  • AIR FLOW SHUTTER ACTUATOR – Remove & Replace – Complete Assembly – [Includes: Additional time for use of scan tool to perform this procedure. Includes: R&I Front Bumper Cover.]
 
MARQUITA C. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/24/2022

2012 Hyundai Veloster

Hyundai Veloster

Mileage
163,692
Service Date
6/20/2022
Services Performed
  • RETURNING CUSTOMER – SEE HISTORY – CHECK AND ADVISE – FOUND HYDRAULIC CLUTCH PIVOT WAS DRY – ADDED LUBRICANT NOISE IS ELIMINATED – NO CHARGE TO CLIENT
  • CHECK AND ADVISE
  • FRONT __32____ REAR __32____
  • replace left rear brake light
  • REPLACE LEFT BRAKE LIGHT BULB AT NO CHARGE TO THE CLIENT
 
TIFFANY Z. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/20/2022

2017 Nissan Versa Note

Nissan Versa Note

Mileage
66,827
Service Date
6/13/2022
Services Performed
  • FRONT PADS AND ROTORS REPLACED
  • CHECK AND ADVISE
  • FRONT _33_____ REAR _33_____
  • DISC ROTOR – Remove & Replace – Front,Both Sides – [Includes: Repack Wheel Bearings (where applicable) and replace Pads (if necessary). DOES NOT include refinishing.]
  • Remove and Replace Motor Oil and Oil Filter, Lube Chassis where applicable, Check tire pressure and all Fluid Levels
  • Hazardous Waste Disposal Fee (Cal)
  • PUT LUBE STICKER IN DOOR / RESET MAINTENANCE SYSTEM
  • *** RESET MAINT LIGHT
  • ALTERNATOR DRIVE BELT – Remove & Replace – [Includes: Serpentine and V-Belt type Belt(s).]
  • AAA – REMOVE AND REPLACE BATTERY – CLEAN TERMINALS AND SECURE BATTERY IN VEHICLE
 
RJ (RAUL JOSE) M. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/13/2022

2014 Honda CR-V

Honda CR-V

Mileage
190,640
Service Date
6/13/2022
Services Performed
  • ROTATE 4 TIRES
  • FRONT ___35___ REAR __35____
  • 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 ***
  • CHECK AND ADVISE
 
JERRY G. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/13/2022

Location:

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