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Robert’s Auto Service is OPEN and will remain OPEN during this COVID-19 crisis, as we are considered an essential need business for the public. Of course, we are taking every precaution with our employees and business location on an hourly basis to stay sanitized, clean and healthy.

Thank you for supporting your local small businesses like us. During this time we want to help support you as well. So while you have more time to take care of your car needs, we know finances can be of concern during this time for all of us. So we are going to offer the following:

If completely necessary, we can come to your location and pick up your vehicle and return it when done.

• We will arrange with you over the phone where to leave the keys and text/call you when on your premises

• No charge basic diagnostics/check over on any issue you are experiencing. Basic diagnostics only, most cars

• 20% off all repairs and services, maximum discount of $250, certain restrictions apply, call for details.*

*This will include any vehicles you may currently have in the shop but does not include any services/repairs already performed (Sorry but we have to cut it off somewhere and we do need to support ourselves too during this time.)

Welcome to Robert's Auto Service, your car service in San Diego!

If you’re looking for auto repair in San Diego, you’ve found us. Here at Robert's Auto Service we work hard to earn your trust and loyalty. We know how important it is to find a San Diego car service you can rely on, so your satisfaction is our top priority each and every day.

Here at Robert's Auto Service 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 San Diego offers you lots of choices, and we aim to provide the kind of caring customer service that will bring you back.

Our San Diego car 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 San Diego, we are totally confident that Robert's Auto Service is the best option in town!

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The Absolute Best Car Service in San Diego

What sets Robert's Auto Service from all of the others in San Diego?

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in San Diego, 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 Robert's Auto Service 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 auto repair San Diego table.

Time: We take the time we need to provide you with top quality car service in San Diego, 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.

About Robert's Auto Service San Diego

For years Robert's Auto Service has been there for the people of San Diego. 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 San Diego has to offer.

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

Robert's Auto Service 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 Robert's Auto Service the best car service in San Diego!

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

Recently Serviced Vehicles

2016 Volvo S60

Volvo S60

Mileage
36,153
Service Date
1/18/2021
Services Performed
  • PARKING BRAKE – ADJUST WINDSHIELD – CLEAN – [Clean inside of windshield in front of camera (Vehicles with camera for collision warning).] BRAKE HOSES & LINES – INSPECT – [Inspect for damage/leaks.] BRAKE PADS – INSPECT COOLANT LEVEL – INSPECT ENGINE COOLANT – INSPECT – [Check and adjust the engine coolant antifreeze rating and anti-corrosion agent.] FUEL FILTER – INSPECT – [Check for leakage and damage.] FUEL LINES – INSPECT – [Check for leakage and damage.] POWER STEERING FLUID – INSPECT SPARE TIRE – INSPECT – [Check spare tire pressure every two years or every 40,000 miles/64,000 kilometers] TIRES – INSPECT – [Check pressure, wear and condition.] TRANSAXLE FLUID – INSPECT – [Inspect Engine/Transmission/ Timing gear, check for leaks. In the event of a leak from the transmission, check the oil level.] WASHER FLUID LEVEL – INSPECT WINDSHIELD WIPER BLADE INSERTS – INSPECT BRAKE FLUID – REPLACE – [Recommended to replace every 36 months or 40,000 miles (if driven in mountainous areas or humid climates – every 12 months) at owner's request.] CABIN AIR FILTER – REPLACE – [Recommended to replace at least once a year or more often in heavy traffic or dirty/dusty areas.] ENGINE OIL – REPLACE ENGINE OIL FILTER – REPLACE SERVICE INTERVAL INDICATOR/DISPLAY – RESET AIR CLEANER/ELEMENT – REPLACE – [Clean the air cleaner housing/replace filter. May be necessary to change more frequently when driving in dusty/dirty areas.]
  • CALIFORNIA RECYCLING FEE
  • Charges are for proper disposal of hazardous waste generated during repairs/ service to your motor vehicle. Such charges include but not limited to,all engine and drive train fluids and any other hazardous waste as described by law.
 
Chris R. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/18/2021

2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Jeep Grand Cherokee

Mileage
80,903
Service Date
1/18/2021
Services Performed
  • CHECK FOR A ROTATIONAL NOISE WHEN DRIVING – ADVISE
  • PERFORM A FUEL SYSTEM CLEANING
  • REPLACE BOTH BANK 1 OXYGEN SENSORS
  • REPLACE THE SPARK PLUGS (MISFIRE / FOULED)
  • Services performed by ASE certified technician: –Use of hand held scan tools and/or laptop computer programs to access trouble codes causing check engine light –Use of computer diagnostic programs –Use of internet subscription technical sites –Use of up to one hour of ASE certified technician's time to determine the source of the problem causing the trouble code –Most but not all check engine lights or other driveability problems can be determined by the Check Engine Light/Level 1 Diagnostic service –Sometimes additional diagnostics may be required FOUND FAULT CODES P0171 SYSTEM TOO LEAN BANK 1, P0300 RANDOM MISFIRE, P0305 CYLINDER 5 MISFIRE, P2097 DOWNSTREAM FUEL TRIM SYSTEM RICK BANK 1, P0131 O2 SENSOR CIRCUIT LOW BANK 1 SENSOR 1 AND P113D O2 SENSOR SLOW RESPONSE BANK 1 SENSOR 1. DUE TO FAILED BANK 1 OXYGEN SENSORS CAUSING EXCESSIVE FUEL DELIVERY, FUEL FOULED SPARK PLUGS AND EXCESSIVE CARBON BUILD UP / SEE BELOW
 
DANA P. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/18/2021

2010 Toyota Sienna

Toyota Sienna

Mileage
168,372
Service Date
1/13/2021
Services Performed
  • POWER STEERING HOSE – Remove & Replace – Pressure(LEAKING)
  • STEERING GEAR (COMPLETE) – Remove & Replace – [Includes: Adjust toe-in on Rack and Pinion type Steering Gears. NOTE: Deduct .4 if alignment is also performed.](LEAKING)
  • WE FOUND THE LEFT FRONT WHEEL BEARING MAKING NOISE – RECOMMEND REPLACE THE LEFT FRONT WHEEL BEARING.
  • WHEEL BEARING – Remove & Replace – Front,LEFT Side – [Includes: Replace Inner and/or Outer Bearings, Cups, Seals and repack (where applicable).](NOISY AND PLAY)
  • DUALTONE INVOICE#
 
DABBIE R. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/14/2021

2013 Audi Allroad

Audi Allroad

Mileage
69,296
Service Date
1/7/2021
Services Performed
  • REPLACE THE BATTERY (WEAK) *WARRANTY*
  • REPLACE THE REAR SWAY BAR LINKS (BUSHINGS COMING OUT)
  • REPLACE THE RIGHT FRONT AXLE (BOOT OPEN AND LEAKING)
  • REPLACE WIPER BLADES
  • SEE BELOW
 
JOANNA N. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/13/2021

2011 Toyota Prius

Toyota Prius

Mileage
92,746
Service Date
1/7/2021
Services Performed
  • Services performed by ASE certified technician: –Use of hand held scan tools and/or laptop computer programs to access trouble codes causing check engine light –Use of computer diagnostic programs –Use of internet subscription technical sites –Use of up to one hour of ASE certified technician's time to determine the source of the problem causing the trouble code –Most but not all check engine lights or other driveability problems can be determined by the Check Engine Light/Level 1 Diagnostic service –Sometimes additional diagnostics may be required Scan test revealed multiple codes (12). We cleared all codes and none have reset. Visual inspection revealed some wires and components hanging from the bottom of the vehicle prior to any repairs. Road tested the vehicle to old town avenue and a second 15 mile road. After road test only has 2 pending codes for body control b1826 – srs side squib open. b2323 rear door motor communication stopped. We recommend return vehicle when the concern is present for further inspection.
 
NANCY W. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/7/2021

2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Jeep Grand Cherokee

Mileage
186,900
Service Date
1/5/2021
Services Performed
  • – Load test the battery and check the connections – PASSED / FAILED – Check drive belts – – Check the alternator output ___ volts and ___ amps – PASSED / FAILED – Check the wiring at the alternator – – Check for excessive draws on the battery –
  • CONTROL ARM – Remove & Replace – Upper, BOTH SideS – [DOES NOT include alignment.]
  • MINOR SERVICE (This price applies to most cars, however, SUV's, trucks, and some European cars cost extra) Quote is for 5 quarts of Multi-grade non-synthetic motor oil per manufacturer specifications, additional quarts, grades, or synthetic oils extra –Oil and filter change – Replace the oil drain plug sealing washer where applicable –Check and top off all fluids –Rotate the tires YES / NO –Inspect the front and rear brakes – FRONT – 6 MM, REAR – 5 MM –Inspect the tires and adjust the tire pressures –Inspect the air filter –Inspect the front and rear suspensions – TIE RODS EXCESSIVE PLAY, INNER AND OUTER –Inspect the front and rear shocks and or struts – STARTING TO FEEL SOFT –Inspect vehicle exterior lights –Check the constant velocity joint boots –Check the driveshaft –Inspect the steering linkage –Inspect the drive belts and coolant hoses –Check the A/C Temp –Check the idle speed –Reset the service light –Road test the vehicle
  • PERFORM A HEAD LAMP CLEANING USING THE HEAD LAMP 2 PART CLEANING KIT
  • REPLACE STARTER UNDER WARRANTY
  • TIE ROD &/OR END – Remove & Replace – Inner,Both – [Includes: R&I Outer Tie Rod Ends.] – [Includes: Adjust toe-in only. NOTE: Deduct .4 if alignment is also performed.]
  • TIE ROD &/OR END – Remove & Replace – Outer,Both – [Includes: Adjust toe-in only. NOTE: Deduct .4 if alignment is also performed.]
  • CALIFORNIA RECYCLING FEE
  • Charges are for proper disposal of hazardous waste generated during repairs/ service to your motor vehicle. Such charges include but not limited to,all engine and drive train fluids and any other hazardous waste as described by law.
  • DUALTONE INVOICE#
 
BOB L. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/7/2021

2010 Toyota 4Runner

Toyota 4Runner

Mileage
126,026
Service Date
1/5/2021
Services Performed
  • BALL JOINT & DUST COVERS – INSPECT – [Check the suspension and steering linkage ball joins for looseness and damage. Check all dust covers for deterioration and damage. Replace any deteriorated or damaged parts.] BRAKE DRUMS & LININGS – INSPECT – [Check the brake linings (shoes) and drums for scoring, burning, fluid leakage, broken parts and excessive wear. Replace any deteriorated or damaged parts.] BRAKE HOSES – INSPECT – [Visually inspect for proper installation. Check for chafing, cracks, deterioration and signs of leaking. Replace any deteriorated or damaged parts.] BRAKE LINE PIPES – INSPECT – [Visually inspect for proper installation. Check for chafing, cracks, deterioration and signs of leaking. Replace any deteriorated or damaged parts.] BRAKE PADS – INSPECT – [Check pads for excessive wear. Replace any deteriorated or damaged parts.] DISC BRAKES – INSPECT – [Inspect thickness measurement and disc runout. Replace any deteriorated or damaged parts.] DRIVE BELTS – INSPECT DRIVESHAFT/PROPELLER SHAFT DUST BOOTS – INSPECT – [Check the drive shaft boots and clamps for cracks, deterioration and damage. Replace any deteriorated or damaged parts and, if necessary, repack the grease.] ENGINE COOLING SYSTEM HOSES & CLAMPS – INSPECT EXHAUST PIPES & MOUNTS – INSPECT – [Visually inspect the exhaust pipes, muffler and hangers for cracks, deterioration and damage. Start the engine and listen carefully for any exhaust gas leakage. Tighten connections or replace parts as necessary.] FUEL LINES & CONNECTIONS – INSPECT – [Visually inspect for corrosion, damage, cracks and loose or leaking connections. Tighten connections or replace parts as necessary.] FUEL TANK BAND – INSPECT – [Visually inspect for corrosion, damage, cracks and loose or leaking connections. Tighten connections or replace parts as necessary.] FUEL TANK CAP GASKET – INSPECT – [Visually inspect for cracks, deterioration and damage and replace if necessary.] FUEL TANK VAPOR VENT HOSES – INSPECT RADIATOR & CONDENSER – INSPECT – [Inspect for damage, debris, dirt, insects and signs of leakage.] STEERING GEAR/RACK – INSPECT – [Check for damage/leaks.] STEERING LINKAGE & BOOTS – INSPECT – [With the vehicle stopped, check for excessive freeplay in the steering wheel. Inspect the linkage for bending and damage and the dust boots for deterioration, cracks and damage. Replace any damaged parts.] TRANSMISSION FLUID – INSPECT AIR CLEANER/ELEMENT – REPLACE CABIN AIR FILTER – REPLACE – [Driving in heavy traffic, on dirt roads or in urban, dusty or desert areas may shorten the life of the cabin air filter. Replacement may be needed if you notice reduced air flow from the air conditioner and heater or if the windows fog easily when you use the "Fresh" mode.] ENGINE OIL – REPLACE ENGINE OIL FILTER – REPLACE SPARK PLUGS – REPLACE – [Maintenance services of spark plugs are required under terms of Emission Control Warranty.] ENGINE OIL REPLACEMENT REMINDER LIGHT – RESET – [Reset the oil replacement reminder ("MAINT REQD") light after replacing engine oil, if vehicle is equipped with […]

2014 Volkswagen Beetle

Volkswagen Beetle

Mileage
45,398
Service Date
12/31/2020
Services Performed
  • (Combination) – BATTERY – Reset Adaptation Procedure – [Includes: Programming.]
  • BATTERY – Remove & Replace – All Applicable Models – [Includes: Test.](INTERNALLY SHORTED)
  • BATTERY PASSED FAILED THE TEST – MEASURED 140CCA OUT 750CCA. RECOMMEND REPLACE BATTERY ALTERNATOR PASSED THE TEST – IT MEASURED 12.29V WITH AND WITHOUT LOADS.
  • CALIFORNIA BATTERY FEE
 
WILLIAM L. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/31/2020