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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

2014 BMW 528i

BMW 528i

Mileage
126,568
Service Date
2/18/2021
Services Performed
  • Changed Motor Oil & Replaced Filter, Added 5 QTS Synthetic Motor Oil, Lube Chassis, Check all Fluid Levels
  • Checked and topped off engine fluid levels, checked and adjusted tire pressures
  • CUSTOMER WAS SUPPLIED WITH BODY REPAIR ESTIMATE, CUSTOMER TO RETURN FOR FURTHER REPAIRS.
  • VERIFY CUSTOMER CONCERN – REMOVE DRIVER SIDE BOTTOM SEAT COVER TO REMOVE & REPLACE LEFT SIDE SEAT BOLSTER.
 
CAROL C. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/19/2021

2006 Acura TSX

Acura TSX

Mileage
78,278
Service Date
2/17/2021
Services Performed
  • VERIFY CUSTOMER CONCERN – RE-SECURE RIGHT FRONT FENDER LINER TO RIGHT FRONT FENDER PANEL.
 
CHUCK S. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/18/2021

2011 Ford Pickup

Ford Pickup

Mileage
99,571
Service Date
2/15/2021
Services Performed
  • 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.
  • Checked and topped off engine fluid levels, checked and adjusted tire pressures
  • DRAIN ENGINE OIL AND REPLACE OIL FILTER, REFILL ENGINE OIL WITH FACTORY RECOMMENDED OIL AND CHECK ALL FLUID LEVELS, RESET OIL LIGHT IF APPLICABLE
  • Inspect hoses and clamps. Pressure test cooling system. Flush engine, primary and secondary 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
  • REMOVED AND REPLACED LEAKING OIL PRESSURE SWITCH
  • REMOVED AND REPLACED PRIMARY AND SECONDARY FUEL FILTERS, BLED FUEL SYSTEM TO RELIEVE ANY TRAPPED AIR
  • Replace rear brake pads and machine rear brake rotors. Clean and lubricate brake calipers and slide mechanisms. Road test vehicle.
  • ROTATED TIRES FRONT TO BACK AND SET TIRE PRESSURE
 
SCOTT M. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/18/2021

2007 Toyota Prius

Toyota Prius

Mileage
132,349
Service Date
2/16/2021
Services Performed
  • PERFORMED ENGINE OIL AND ENGINE OIL FILTER CHANGE.
  • PERFORMED VEHICLE INSPECTION. ALL FOUR TIRES ARE AT 10/32 SET TO 34 PSI. FRONT BRAKE PADS ARE AT 8 MM. REAR BRAKE SHOES ARE AT 4 MM. CHECKED ALL FLUIDS AND ADDED WINDOW SOLVENT. CHECKED ALL HOSES, CLAMPS AND BELTS. SUGGEST: CABIN AIR FILTER, ENGINE AIR FILTER, REAR BRAKE SHOES, BRAKE FLUID FLUSH, TRANSMISSION DRAIN AND FILL.
  • ROTATED TIRES FRONT TO BACK AND SET TIRE PRESSURE: FRONT _34 PSI_ REAR _34 PSI_
 
JAY R. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/17/2021

2006 Nissan Frontier

Nissan Frontier

Mileage
339,138
Service Date
2/15/2021
Services Performed
  • Checked and topped off engine fluid levels, checked and adjusted tire pressures
  • REMOVE AND INSTALL USED DRIVESHAFT. PLEASE CHECK AND ADVISE.
 
LUIS D. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/15/2021

2014 Volkswagen Touareg

Volkswagen Touareg

Mileage
56,974
Service Date
2/4/2021
Services Performed
  • Checked and topped off engine fluid levels, checked and adjusted tire pressures
  • LUBE OIL AND FILTER SERVICE USE CUSTOMER OWN FILTERS
  • REMOVE ENGINE AIR FILTER COVER, CLEAN OUT AIR FILTER HOUSING, INSTALL NEW AIR FILTER.
  • ROTATED TIRES FRONT TO BACK AND SET TIRE PRESSURE: FRONT __ REAR __
 
FLANGAN D. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/6/2021

2014 Chevrolet Equinox

Chevrolet Equinox

Mileage
115,624
Service Date
1/21/2021
Services Performed
  • Checked and topped off engine fluid levels, checked and adjusted tire pressures, recommend engine oil and filter replacement, throttle body service, wiper blades. Front brakes at 8mm, rear brakes at 5mm.
  • CUSTOMER STATES THAT BACK REST ON DRIVERS POWER SEAT DOES NOT MOVE DIAGNOSE CAUSE AND ADVISE
  • LUBE OIL AND FILTER SERVICE ( PER CUSTOMERS REQUEST USE NON SYNTHETIC ENGINE OIL )
  • PER CUSTOMERS REQUEST REMOVE AND REPLACE SPARK PLUGS WITH CUSTOMER SUPPLIED PARTS – CHECK AND ADVISE
  • ROTATED TIRES FRONT TO BACK AND SET TIRE PRESSURE: FRONT _35_ REAR _35_
 
ADRIAN M. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/23/2021

2018 Infiniti Q50

Infiniti Q50

Mileage
47,980
Service Date
1/11/2021
Services Performed
  • Checked and topped off engine fluid levels, checked and adjusted tire pressures, engine air filter is dirty, recommend wiper blades and tires in near future.
  • CONFIRMED ENGINE NOISE PIN POINTED TO LEFT SIDE CATALYTIC CONVERTER RATTLING INTERNALLY RECOMMEND TO TAKE VEHICLE TO DEALERSHIP FOR EMISSIONS WARRANTY EMISSIONS WARRANTY IS 8 YEARS OR 80K MILES SPOKE TO FREDERICK @ MISSION VIEJO INFINITY 949-916-4217
 
MIKE M. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/15/2021

2019 Jeep Compass

Jeep Compass

Mileage
15,970
Service Date
1/5/2021
Services Performed
  • Changed Motor Oil & Replaced Filter, Added 5 QTS Synthetic Motor Oil, Lube Chassis, Check all Fluid Levels
  • Checked and topped off engine fluid levels, checked and adjusted tire pressures
 
Dolores S. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/5/2021

2008 Nissan Altima

Nissan Altima

Mileage
92,266
Service Date
12/23/2020
Services Performed
  • AIR CLEANER ELEMENT – Remove & Replace – All Applicable Models
  • Changed Motor Oil & Replaced Filter, Added 5 QTS Standard Motor Oil, Lube Chassis, Check all Fluid Levels
  • Checked and topped off engine fluid levels, checked and adjusted tire pressures TO 35 PSI. AIR FILTER IS DIRTY AND IS RECOMMENDED TO CHANGE FILTER TO ENSURE ENGINE BREATHES FRESH CLEAN AIR. THE TRANSMISSION FLUID IS DIRTY AND IT'S RECOMMENDED TO CHANGE FILTER AND FLUID AT THIS TIME FOR 90K SERVICE TO HELP PROLONG TRANSMISSION LIFE BY KEEPING FLUID AND FILTER CLEAN AND UNRESTRICTED BY GUNKY FLUID AND DEBRIS. FRONT RIGHT STRUT ASSEMBLY IS LEAKING HYDRAULIC FLUID SHOCK HAS BECOME DEFECTIVE AND IS RECOMMENDED TO REPLACE FRONT STRUT ASSEMBLY TO ENSURE STRUT TOP MOUNT & BEARING IS REPLACED WITH SHOCK TO ENSURE SMOOTH TURNING. REAR SHOCK IS WEAK AND IS RECOMMENDED TO ENSURE TIRES ARE PLANTED ONTO GROUND AS INTENDED PREVENTING UNEVEN TIRE WEAR FROM FAULTY SUSPENSION COMPONENTS. AN ALIGNMENT IS RECOMMENDED TO PERFORM WITH REPLACEMENT OF SUSPENSION COMPONENTS TO ENSURE CASTER CAMBER AND TOE ADJUSTMENTS ARE WITHING SPECS TO ENSURE VEHICLES DOESN'T PULL AS WELL AS HAVE PREMATURE TIRE WEAR.
  • DEGREASED ENGINE WITH SOLVENT TO CLEAN ANYTHING FROM RATS AND OR ENGINE OIL IF PRESENT. LET SIT FOR A FEW MINUTES AFTER SPRAYING TOP OF ENGINE BAY AS WELL AS BOTTOM. WASHED SOLVENT CLEAN WITH WATER BLOWING EXCESS WATER AWAY WITH AIR HOSE. RAN ENGINE TO ENSURE NO ELECTRICAL ISSUES FROM WATER AND NO LIGHTS OR FAULTS FROM WATER CONFIRMING WASHING ENGINE BAY WAS CLEANED SUCCESSFULLY.
 
KAY M. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/24/2020

2013 Honda Pilot

Honda Pilot

Mileage
98,178
Service Date
12/12/2020
Services Performed
  • install and calibrate device
 
kasra s. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/23/2020

2013 Toyota Sienna

Toyota Sienna

Mileage
56,098
Service Date
12/21/2020
Services Performed
  • Checked and topped off engine fluid levels, checked and adjusted tire pressures TO 35 PSI. AIR FILTER IS DIRTY AND IS RECOMMENDED FOR REPLACEMENT TO ENSURE THE ENGINE BREATHES FRESH CLEAN AIR. FRONT BRAKES ARE OKAY AT THIS TIME MEASURED AT 7MM REAR BRAKES ARE DUE FOR SERVICE AS THEY ARE ABOUT 2MM THICK IT'S RECOMMENDED TO MACHINE ROTORS AND REPLACE BRAKE PADS. THE BATTERY IS OLD AND LEAKING ACID OVER TOP OF BATTERY AS WELL AS CORRODING THE TERMINAL POSTS REQUIRING POSTS AND TERMINALS TO NEED TO BE CLEANED TO ENSURE A CLEAN UN CORRODED CONNECTION TO ENSURE GOOD ELECTRICAL CONTACT.
  • PASSED VEHICLE SMOG INSPECTION.
 
SCOTT S. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/21/2020