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Welcome to Elite Automotive Services,
your car service in Lake Forest, CA!

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

Here at Elite Automotive Services we understand what makes customer service truly outstanding. You will feel the difference exceptional customer care makes when you work with us. We know auto repair in Lake Forest offers you lots of choices, and we aim to provide the kind of caring customer service that will bring you back.

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 Lake Forest, we are totally confident that Elite Automotive Services is the best option in town!

Serving the following South Orange County communities:

Lake Forest, Trabuco Canyon, Portola Hills, Baker Ranch, Santiago Canyon, Mission Viejo, Rancho Santa Margarita, Irvine, Santa Ana, Laguna Hills, Laguna Niguel, Aliso Viejo, Aliso Niguel, Laguna Beach, Tustin, San Clemente, Newport Beach, Dana Point, San Juan Capistrano, Coto De Caza, Ladera Ranch, Laguna Woods, Las Flores, Modjeska Canyon, Foothill Ranch, Silverado Canyon, North Tustin, Orchard Hills, Quail Hill, Woodbridge, Northwood, Rancho Mission Viejo

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About Elite Automotive Services Lake Forest, CA

Since 2010, Elite Automotive Services has been there for the people of Lake Forest. 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 Lake Forest has to offer.

Our family of technicians and service staff sees their work here at Elite Automotive Services as more than a job. It’s their vocation and livelihood. Each member of our team is invested in your satisfaction.

Elite Automotive Services 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 Elite Automotive Services the best car service in Lake Forest!

Are you ready to experience the best Lake Forest car service available? Please give us a call or make an appointment here.

The Absolute Best Car Service in Lake Forest, CA

What sets Elite Automotive Services apart from all of the others in Lake Forest, CA?

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in Lake Forest, 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 Elite Automotive Services, 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 Lake Forest auto repair table.

Time: We take the time we need to provide you with top quality car service in Lake Forest, 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

2008 Dodge Challenger

Dodge Challenger

Mileage
134,089
Service Date
9/30/2022
Services Performed
  • 8/16/22 @ 11:04 GEICO BRANDON 714-697-3618 CLAIM NUMBER 0097896700103021 INFORMED BRANDON THAT THE CUSTOMER AUTHORIZED DIAGNOSIS OF ALL CONCERNS. BRANDON ADVISED ELITE TO EMAIL ALL PICTURES, DIAGNOSIS AND REPAIR ESTIMATES TO HIM FOR REVIEW. EDDIE XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX FEIC BRANDON 714-697-3618, 829/22 @ 9:51 CLAIM NUMBER 0097896700103021 EDDIE/TONA
  • CUSTOMER TOWED VEHICLE IN.
  • UNABLE TO VERIFY CONCERN AT THIS TIME.
  • UNABLE TO VERIFY CONCERN AT THIS TIME.
  • UPON INSPECTION FOUND NO CRANK NO START CONDITION. NO COMMUNICATION WITH SCAN TOOL. INSPECTED UNDERHOOD AND FOUND POWER MANAGEMENT BOX COMPLETELY SEPARATED LOOSE NO POWER CABLE TO FUSE/RELAY BOX. ALL FUSES AND RELAYS MISSING FROM POWER MANAGEMENT BOX. REMOVED POWER MANAGEMENT BOX FROM VEHICLE TO INSPECT FOR DAMAGE/ WATER EXPOSURE. AFTER CAREFUL EXAMINATION FOUND NO VISIBLE DAMAGE OR WATER INTRUSION. RESEARCHED FUSE AND RELAY LAY OUT. RE INSTALLED FUSES AND RELAYS IN THERE CORRECT LOCATION AFTER LOCATING THEM IN VEHICLE INTERIOR. AFTER INSTALLATION OF FUSES AND RELAYS CONFIRMED POWER CABLE TO FUSE/RELAY BOX WAS RECEIVING POWER FROM POWER CABLE. VEHICLE CRANKS BUT STILL NO START. CHECKED POWER AT IGNITION COILS NO POWER CHECKED POWER TO INJECTORS NO POWER. TRACED ISSUE TO POWER FUSE RELAY BOX MISSING ASD RELAY. (AUTO SHUT DOWN RELAY) POWERS UP FUEL INJECTORS AND IGNITION COILS. ORDERED AND INSTALLED ASD RELAY AND VEHICLE NOW STARTS UP AND OPERATES PROPERLY AT THIS TIME.
  • PLEASE SEE RELATED LINE
  • INSPECT VEHICLE CHASSIS. VERIFY THERE IS NO PHYSICAL/STRUCTURAL DAMAGE TO THE VEHICLE CHASSIS OR RELATED SUSPENSION OF THE VEHICLE AT THIS TIME.
  • Checked and topped off engine fluid levels, checked and adjusted tire pressures
  • R&I R&I rear seat as an assy
  • RT Roof molding black, CLEAR ROOF RAIL – RT, ROPE BACK GLASS, ROPE WINDSHIELD
  • R&I RT Qtr trim pane ( USED RT Qtr glass Dodge ~289085039 NOTE: LABOR: Time is after rear seat, quarter trim panel and upper quarter trim are removed. R&I RT Upper qtr trim Rpr RT Quarter panel 68440576AB 0 0.00 4.0 3.1 20 Add for Clear Coat
  • INSTALL RIGHT QUOTER REAR GLASS #3196
  • R&I RT Tail lamp assy LT Tail lamp assy
  • R&I R&I bumper cover NOTE: LABOR: Time is after tail lamps are removed. Time includes R&I/R&R bumper cover, lower cover, absorber and wiring harness.
  • RESTORE CORROSION PROTECTION COVER CAR/BA/GLASS CLEANUP
  • BODY LABOR
  • REFINISH LABOR
  • PAINT AND MATERIALS
  • CLEAN UP AND GLASS CLEAN
 
Bob W. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/1/2022

2017 Mercedes-Benz E300

Mercedes-Benz E300

Mileage
40,440
Service Date
9/17/2022
Services Performed
  • Checked and topped off engine fluid levels, checked and adjusted tire pressures
  • Changed Motor Oil & Replaced Filter, Added Motor Oil And Check all Fluid Levels
  • ROTATE TIRES
 
LARRY M. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/17/2022

2013 Chrysler Town & Country

Chrysler Town & Country

Mileage
152,743
Service Date
9/1/2022
Services Performed
  • LUBE OIL AND FILTER SERVICE
  • Checked and topped off engine fluid levels, checked and adjusted tire pressures CHECK AND TOPPED OFF ALL FLUIDS COOLANT WAS VERY LOW, PRESSURE TESTED COOLANT AND FOUND HEATER HOSES ARE LEAKING, COOLANT IS DUE FOR SERVICE , BRAKE FLUID IS DUE FOR SERVICE. ALL ELSE IS OK AT THIS TIME.
  • Inspect hoses and clamps. Pressure test cooling system. Flush engine, radiator, and heater core in both directions. Bring antifreeze to -35 degrees. PH balance coolant to between 9.8 to 10.5. Check thermostat and electric cooling fan operation. Chec
  • HEATER HOSES/TUBES – Remove & Replace – Heater Core,Tube – [NOTE: Deduct 0.2 when used in conjunction with Radiator Hose(s) – R&R.]
  • Check brake fluid for moisture and contamination. Inspect all hydraulic line and hoses. Inspect calipers and wheel cylinders. Inspect master cylinder and cap. Flush entire brake system including master cylinder, calipers, wheel cylinders until clean.
 
PAUL B. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/12/2022

2010 Ford Pickup

Ford Pickup

Mileage
209,763
Service Date
9/6/2022
Services Performed
  • VERIFY CONCERN. PERFORMED BATTERY TEST. BATTERY FAIL TEST. BAD CELL. PERFORMED CHARGING SYSTEM TEST. ALTERNATOR AT IDLE CHARGING 11.0V. RECOMMEND TO REPLACED BATTERY. ALTERNATOR AND DRIVE BELT. OIL CHANGE. TIRE ROTATION. SPARK PLUGS. THROTTLE BODY SERVICE. THERMOSTAT AND GASKET. DIFFERENTIAL SERVICE. TRANSMISSION SERVICE.
  • REMOVED ENGINE AIR BOOT. REMOVED DRIVE BELT. REMOVED BATTERY TERMINAL. REMOVED ALTERNATOR CABLE AND CONNECTOR. REMOVED ALTERNATOR. INSTALL NEW ALTERNATOR. INSTALL NEW BELT. RE-INSTALL ALL RELATED COMPONENTS. RE- TEST SYSTEM. BATTERY AND CHARGING SYSTEM TEST OK.
  • PERFORMED OIL AND FILTER CHANGE.
  • PERFORMED TIRE ROTATION/SET TIRE PRESSURE.
  • REPLACED BATTERY. CLEANED TERMINALS.
  • CALIFORNIA BATTERY FEE
 
RANDY H. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/8/2022

2004 Ford F550 Super Duty

Ford F550 Super Duty

Mileage
100,702
Service Date
8/22/2022
Services Performed
  • RE CALIBRATE HAND HELD DEVICE, CONNECT TO DOCK AND RUN PROCEDURE. NEXT CALIBRATION @ 10 / 21 / 22
 
DENNIS M. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/29/2022

2008 Toyota Prius

Toyota Prius

Mileage
114,087
Service Date
8/22/2022
Services Performed
  • Checked and topped off engine fluid levels, checked and adjusted tire pressures
  • Changed Engine Motor Oil & Replaced Filter, Added Standard Motor Oil And Check all Fluid Levels
  • ROTATE TIRES
  • MOUNT & BALANCE TIRES
  • Road test vehicle. Check all suspension and steering parts for wear. Check tire pressure and condition. Check riding height. Check alignment of all four wheels. Adjust caster, camber, toe-in, and thrust angle as needed on all four wheels. Center steering wheel
 
BRIAN K. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/29/2022

2018 RAM ProMaster 2500

RAM ProMaster 2500

Mileage
77,142
Service Date
8/20/2022
Services Performed
  • Checked and topped off engine fluid levels, checked and adjusted tire pressures FRONT LEFT AXLE LEAKING GREASE DUE TORN BOOTS, RECOMMEND REPLACEMENT, REAR SHOCKS ARE LEAKING, BRAKE FLUID IS DIRTY, ENGINE AIR FILTER IS DIRTY.
  • LUBE OIL AND FILTER SERVICE
  • CHECK LEFT REAR TIRE FOR LEAKS, CHECK ALL TIRES FOR NAILS AND LEAKS
  • CUSTOMER STATES TRUCK WOBBLES AT LOW SPEEDS AND FREEWAY SPEEDS CHECK AND ADVISE
  • FRONT AND REAR BRAKES AT 80%, INSTALLED BATTER TIRE ON REAR OF VEHICLE DUE WEIGHT, RECOMMEND AT LEAST 2- FRONT TIRES IN NEAR FUTURE.
  • FLAT REPAIR
  • REMOVE ENGINE AIR FILTER COVER, CLEAN OUT AIR FILTER HOUSING, INSTALL NEW AIR FILTER.
 
RICHIE A. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/29/2022

2015 Honda Civic

Honda Civic

Mileage
18,669
Service Date
8/15/2022
Services Performed
  • CUSTOMER STATES: AAA CAME OUT AND TESTED BATTERY AND IT FAILED THE TEST, PLEASE CALL CUSTOMER
  • (WARRANTY) BATTERY – Remove & Replace – EX,EX-L,HF,LX,Si – [Includes: Test.]
  • ALTERNATOR ASSEMBLY – Remove & Replace – EX,EX-L,HF,LX – [Includes: Test.]
  • The ozone treatment cleans and treats evap removing bacteria, fungi, pollen, mold and dust mites. removes smells and keeps evap system working effectively clean.
 
SIVA G. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/30/2022

2017 Jeep Compass

Jeep Compass

Mileage
122,545
Service Date
8/19/2022
Services Performed
  • Checked and topped off engine fluid levels, checked and adjusted tire pressures
  • Changed Motor Oil & Replaced Filter, Added Motor Oil And Check all Fluid Levels
 
BRETT N. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/26/2022

2011 Acura TL

Acura TL

Mileage
82,319
Service Date
8/26/2022
Services Performed
  • Checked and topped off engine fluid levels, checked and adjusted tire pressures
  • REPLACE LEFT SIDE REAR VIEW MIRROR, REPAIR RIGHT SIDE MIRROR , DRIVERS SIDE MIRROR WAS PROVIDED BY CUSTOMER
  • REPAIR RIGHT REAR QUARTER PANEL AND REAR BUMPER COMPLETE
  • REPAIR FRONT BUMPER, REPLACE RIGHT FRONT FOG LAMP ( LAMP PROVIDED BY CUSTOMER )
  • BUFF OUT ALL VISIBLE SCRATCHES ( LEFT REAR DOOR ) CHECK COMPLETE CAR FOR SCRATCHES AND REPAIR
  • HEAD LIGHT RESTORE
  • RECOVER GRILL ( PAINT IS BUBBLING )
  • DETAIL INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR OF VEHICLE, CLEAN AND ADD TIRE DRESSING
  • SEE ATTACHED PAPER FOR QUESTIONS
  • WASH/ WAX VACUUM VEHICLE
 
JERRY H. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/26/2022

2017 Fiat 500

Fiat 500

Mileage
19,997
Service Date
7/2/2022
Services Performed
  • SERIAL NUMBER# TECH NOTES:
 
JOHNATHAN C. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/13/2022

2015 Chevrolet Impala

Chevrolet Impala

Mileage
85,119
Service Date
7/8/2022
Services Performed
  • Checked and topped off engine fluid levels, checked and adjusted tire pressures
  • CUSTOMER STATES: SUSPENSION &/OR STEERING MAKING NOISE WHEN TURNING OR GOING OVER BUMPS (PLEASE TEST DRIVE VEHICLE) – DIAGNOSE AND ADVISE
  • CUSTOMER REQUEST: ESTIMATE TO REMOVE AND REPLACE BLEND DOOR ACTUATOR – DIAGNOSE AND ADVISE
 
ROBERT F. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/9/2022