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Welcome to Petro Auto Care "Your Dealership Alternative",
your car service in Spring Valley, CA!

PROUDLY SERVICING THE FOLLOWING COMMUNITIES

Chula Vista • Bonita • Eastlake • National City • La Mesa • Lemon Grove • El Cajon • South Bay

If you’re looking for auto repair in Spring Valley, CA, you’ve found us. Here at Petro Auto Care "Your Dealership Alternative" we work hard to earn your trust and loyalty. We know how important it is to find a Spring Valley car service you can rely on, so your satisfaction is our top priority each and every day.

Here at Petro Auto Care "Your Dealership Alternative" 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 Spring Valley 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 Spring Valley, we are totally confident that Petro Auto Care "Your Dealership Alternative" is the best option in town!

“Our mission is to provide an unmatched level of automotive service and repair experience. We value our customers by providing the highest quality parts and services at a fair, honest, and competitive price.”

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About Petro Auto Care "Your Dealership Alternative" Spring Valley, CA

Since 1994, Family Owned & Operated Petro Auto Care "Your Dealership Alternative" has been there for the people of Spring Valley. 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 Spring Valley has to offer.

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

Petro Auto Care "Your Dealership Alternative" 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 Petro Auto Care "Your Dealership Alternative" the best car service in Spring Valley!

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

The Absolute Best Car Service in Spring Valley, CA

What sets Petro Auto Care "Your Dealership Alternative" apart from all of the others in Spring Valley, CA?

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in Spring Valley, 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 Petro Auto Care "Your Dealership Alternative", 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 Spring Valley auto repair table.

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

2007 Ford Ranger

Ford Ranger

Mileage
87,563
Service Date
6/11/2021
Services Performed
  • -drain engine oil & refill with replacement of filter.
  • Tire Rotation
 
PHILLP B. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/12/2021

2016 Honda Civic

Honda Civic

Mileage
70,671
Service Date
6/7/2021
Services Performed
  • NO WARRANTY THAT LEAKS DO NOT EXISTS. THIS PRICE DOES NOT COVER ANY COSTS ON REPAIRING LEAKS. CUSTOMER NOTIFIED THAT PRICE OF FREON IS $19.98 PER HALF LB OF R134
  • Tech inspected power and grounds, found ok at this time. System required callibration and clear codes of wiper module. Wiper fluid tank has a hole in tank.
 
Juan G. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/7/2021

2007 Toyota Tundra

Toyota Tundra

Mileage
211,083
Service Date
6/2/2021
Services Performed
  • tech found no start due to internal short on starter.
  • STARTER ASSEMBLY – Remove & Replace – V8,5.7L Eng – [Includes: R&I Exhaust Manifold.]
  • -drain engine oil & refill with replacement of filter.
  • Engine Air filter and cabin air filter dirty – recommend to replace for maintenance.
 
Brent S. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/3/2021

2007 Toyota Sienna

Toyota Sienna

Mileage
123,440
Service Date
6/1/2021
Services Performed
  • tech found drain plug with silicone all over. Removed silicone and removed drain plug. NO issues found with drain plug – waS missing drain plug gasket. customer advised we cleaned off drain plug and put oil drain plug washer. – no leaking found. advised customer to keep an eye on oil leakage.
  • -drain engine oil & refill with replacement of filter.
 
David D. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/1/2021

2012 Honda Odyssey

Honda Odyssey

Mileage
109,810
Service Date
5/26/2021
Services Performed
  • Battery tested ok 543CCA Rated at 630CCA DTC in system – P 562 Charging system Low Voltage. VEhicle cam in with out light on dash. Charging system prior to repairs going from 13.49 (not light on dash) and 2nd test 11.9volts. after replacement of alternator charging system at 14.2 volt (no lights on dash)
  • ALTERNATOR ASSEMBLY – Remove & Replace –
 
Carlos Z. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/28/2021

2016 Kia Soul

Kia Soul

Mileage
63,845
Service Date
5/24/2021
Services Performed
  • Perform Coolant EXCHANGE w/ BG
  • SPARK PLUGS – Remove & Replace – All
 
Jovan P. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/27/2021

2014 Toyota Prius C

Toyota Prius C

Mileage
126,215
Service Date
5/26/2021
Services Performed
  • CABIN AIR FILTER – Remove & Replace
  • -drain engine oil & refill with replacement of filter.
  • HEATER HOSE – Remove & Replace
  • SPARK PLUGS – Remove & Replace
  • tech found coolant leak at heater hose going to block. Advised to replace hose and recheck system after. Tech found small oil leak – possible at rear of cylinder head. Tech cleaned area and leak has not shown. Advised customer to bring back at next oil change to have oil leak inspected. Engine air filter /cabin air filter dirty recommend per maintenance. spark plugs recommend as per maintenance. DTC in system – P148F Engine coolant pump over revolution.
  • tech found no issues with brakes at this time. front brakes ok at 6mm. Rear ok at this time.
 
Michael K. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/26/2021

2013 Honda Civic

Honda Civic

Mileage
109,656
Service Date
5/4/2021
Services Performed
  • -drain engine oil & refill with replacement of filter.
  • Remove & Replace Cabin Air Filter & Engine Air Filter
  • Remove & Replace Drive Belt
 
CARLOS B. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/4/2021

2010 Nissan Altima

Nissan Altima

Mileage
93,179
Service Date
4/30/2021
Services Performed
  • -drain engine oil & refill with replacement of filter.
 
Charlotte C. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/1/2021

2013 Nissan Altima

Nissan Altima

Mileage
127,433
Service Date
4/30/2021
Services Performed
  • NO WARRANTY THAT LEAKS DO NOT EXISTS. THIS PRICE DOES NOT COVER ANY COSTS ON REPAIRING LEAKS. CUSTOMER NOTIFIED THAT PRICE OF FREON IS $19.98 PER HALF LB OF R134
 
Jose R. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/30/2021

2006 Ford Mustang

Ford Mustang

Mileage
177,234
Service Date
4/23/2021
Services Performed
  • Install Air Filter Box Assembly / Clean Mass Air Flow Sensor
  • Reset Fuel Trims / Monitors
  • tech found aftermarket cold air intake cause of check engine light. Advised to replace back to stock and clean mass air flow sensor
 
Roman P. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/27/2021

2006 Mazda Tribute

Mazda Tribute

Mileage
146,892
Service Date
4/20/2021
Services Performed
  • -drain engine oil & refill with replacement of filter.
  • ENGINE OIL COOLER – Remove & Replace – In-Line4
  • ENGINE OIL FILTER ADAPTOR GASKET – Remove & Replace – In-Line4
  • Tech found major leaks at engine oil cooler and oil filter housing. tech recommend to replace and clean are underneath. After repairs tech cleaned undercar from all engine oil leak/transmission leak. Transmission was leaking. Tech tighten down plug on transmission – plug slightly loose. Advised customer to bring back to have further inspection if leaking continues on oil. Transmission fluid dye added to inspect for leak.
 
Christpher J. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/21/2021