General major services

General & Major Services

Proper care of your automobile will result in a safe and comfortable drive, extended lifespan, and preservation of resell value. Although routine maintenance will help against naturally occurring wear and tear, mechanical failures are inevitable and bound to happen at some point.
European automobiles are uniquely engineered machines, requiring a high level of precision combined with an equally unique mixture of experience and talent in order to accurately identify the problem and expertly implement the solution with success.
Lafayette Car Repair is a full-service automotive repair and service facility offering a wide variety of foreign, American, and Japanese car repairs. All parts and work are guaranteed for 12,000 Miles or 12 months, whichever comes earlier. Employees are all ASE certified and have over 60 combined years of experience in auto repair. Lafayette Car Repair uses high quality components and computerized diagnostics to offer the best level of service in the San Francisco East Bay Area.

We do complete, bumper-to-bumper mechanical work using the latest computer diagnostic equipment. We perform all mechanical repairs along with performance upgrades such as:

Major Repair, Service, and Maintenance

  • Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) Service
  • Air Intake Cleaning and Filter Changing
  • Automotive Engine Repair or Replacement
  • Belt, Hoses, and Wiper Blade Replacement
  • Brake Service and Repair
  • Clutch Repair and Replacement
  • Computerized Diagnostics and Repair
  • Cooling System Service (Water Pumps, Radiators, etc.)
  • Diesel Service and Repair
  • Differential and Transfer Case (4WD) Service
  • Drivetrain Service
  • Electrical Troubleshooting and Repair
  • Exhaust System Service
  • Fuel Injection Service
  • Intellectual Software for Dia
  • Newest Computerized Technology
  • No-Start Diagnostics / Driveability Diagnostics
  • Power Steering Service
  • Radiator Service
  • Timing Belts and Alternators
  • Tire Rotation and Tire Pressure Check
  • Steering and Suspension Service
  • Struts and Air Shocks
  • Timing Belt or Chain Replacement
  • Transmission Service, Repair, or Replacement
  • Windshield Service

General Repair, Service, and Maintenance

  • Belts and Hoses
  • Brake System Repair
  • Control Unit Software Updates
  • Fuel Economy Inspection
  • Fuel Injection Cleaning and Service
  • Heating and Air Conditioning Service
  • Hydraulic and Air
  • Oil, Lube, and Filter Service
  • Pre-Purchase Vehicle Inspection
  • Preventive Maintenance and Fluid Flushes
  • Regular Scheduled Maintenance
  • Suspension and Steering Repair
  • Synthetic Oil Change
  • Transmission Service

Wiring and Electronics

  • Airbag and SRS Systems
  • Anti-Lock Brake Service and Diagnostics
  • Battery Replacement and Service
  • Computer Diagnostics (Check Engine Light, Airbag Light, etc.)
  • Electrical and/or Wiring Problems
  • Interior / Exterior Lighting Replacement
  • Starting and Charging Diagnosis

The special design and build of a European car requires specialized knowledge. We also have the experience to fix your American or Japanese car. To find out what your automobile’s issue is and what the best course of action should be, call Lafayette Car Repair today for a free service inspection or safety assessment. Schedule an appointment with one of our experts for the best service for your automobile.