Welcome to Encinitas Foreign & Domestic Auto Repair, the area’s premier auto service center. We do everything we can to make your visit with us simple, but spectacular. We offer a full suite of expert and environmentally responsible auto repair and maintenance services. Short on time? We also offer prompt turnaround and same-day service to get you back on the road in no time. Take advantage of our free shuttle service or available WiFi, because your car’s repairs shouldn’t mean you can’t stay on top of your day. We send status updates via phone or email, so you always know how your car’s day at the shop is going. Encinitas Foreign & Domestic Auto Repair treats our customers and their cars according to the highest standards. That is how we became Encinitas’ number one choice for all things auto. We stand behind every repair with our 24-month/24,000-mile warranty. When your vehicle needs attention, we should be your next stop.
We work very hard every day to win our customers’ trust and loyalty by being genuine, honest and fair.
We’re committed to deliver the best work every time.
We care deeply for our employees, our customers, the community and the environment.
We take pride in our work and the way that we run our business.
Being the area’s best auto repair shop is serious business. Our awards and certifications are proof of our hard work to be not just the best automotive service provider, but the best business we can be! Our technicians have achieved Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certifications from the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence, which means they know their stuff. They’ve demonstrated that they know how to fix problems on all vehicle makes and models. And to be on our elite team, that’s very important. We strive to be your one-stop shop for all your vehicle’s needs, whether it is German, Japanese or American-made. Import repairs can be difficult, but at Encinitas Domestic & Foreign Auto Repair, they are our specialty. Committing to serving our community means more than just providing complete auto repair solutions, we are also a certified Green Station for used oil collection to protect our natural environment. Even cooler than that, our facility runs independently on its own state-of-the-art solar panel system. From day one, we have been committed to minimizing our environmental impact by improving our services and facilities to meet and exceed the highest level of environmental standards. Our work makes Encinitas, CA a safe and sustainable place to live and drive!
Encinitas Foreign & Domestic Auto Repair met the Department of Toxic Substances Control’s requirements to be considered a ‘Green Station’
Our state of the art facility runs solely off of its 184 (46kW) solar panel system.
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When your vehicle needs repair or maintenance, trust the expert team at Encinitas Foreign & Domestic Auto Repair. We save our customers time and money on every visit, all while providing the highest quality auto care you can find in Encinitas, CA. Stop by our shop and we’ll show you how we do it! Our advanced facility is fully-equipped to handle everything from oil changes to wheel alignment to brake repair. All you need to do to improve your car’s safety and performance is call 760-632-0830. Our service advisors are ready to answer your questions and concerns. Schedule your auto repair appointment now with our convenient online scheduling system. We look forward to seeing you at Encinitas Foreign & Domestic Auto Repair soon!
Hi. I pulled off the Freeways with lots of lights on my dashboard and a barking dog in my car. I found my way to Encinitas and they helped in a few minutes. I can't thank them enough for their help. Great work with a real heart. I would go to them again for any of my car's needs. Thank you!
Super professional, very friendly staff, they stand behind their work and they've got free Wi-Fi and coffee.
After two recommendations here I finally stopped in and I couldn't be happier. Parts came in early, rental car was inexpensive, and when I had other issues with my vehicle they offered expedient work at a discount for a return customer. 10/10 best mechanic experience I've in over a decade.
Down home, trustworthy, high quality, expert car care: Our elderly Audi A3 (with an ever more rare manual transmission) had a mystery warning light come on. It defeated all tests and resets. The Audi dealer projected thousands of dollars in cost to search. Carlos at EFDAR pursued the problem one (low cost) step at a time -- called with each result and laid out options for next steps. They found the problem and fixed it. Our car runs better than ever -- and it's cleaner than ever to top it off... Read More
Excellent honest foreign car repair service
Amazing experience all around! Very timely, courteous, and efficient. Will definitely be back!!
Great staff that take as much pride in their work as I do in my cars. I have recommended them to my friends and family with zero regrets.
Friendly, detailed and solid work. Highly recommended.
Awesome knowledge staff. The entire team knows how to help with any car issue. They work on all the cars in the family.
Great service, clean shop, our go-to place before we moved farther away. I highly recommend for fair prices and awesome service!