Free Lance Motors

3015 E South St
Long Beach, CA 90805 USA
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8:00am to 5:00pm
8:00am to 5:00pm
8:00am to 5:00pm
8:00am to 5:00pm
8:00am to 5:00pm
8:00am to 5:00pm
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(562) 375-4502
23 Verified Reviews

Auto Repair Experience

  • Glenn Tidwell, Owner
  • Established 1977
  • 3 Auto Repair Mechanics on Staff
  • 30 Years of Car Repair Experience
RepairPal Scorecard

Free Lance Motors was established back in 1967 and has been proudly serving Long Beach and the surrounding area ever since. This RepairPal Certified shop features an experienced and well trained team who are equipped with the tools and diagnostic equipment necessary to service and repair today's modern vehicles. Repairs performed here can range from minor and major mechanical repairs, to check engine light diagnosis and repairs, as well as your scheduled maintenance needs. All this work is backed by a 12-month / 12,000-mile warranty for your peace of mind. Our survey of their recent customers revealed a group who describe the team here as: “friendly”, “honest”, “knowledgeable”, “professional”, and "prompt". A local shuttle service, early bird drop off, and a waiting area with wireless Internet are also available for your convenience.


Auto Repair Experience

  • Glenn Tidwell, Owner
  • Established 1977
  • 3 Auto Repair Mechanics on Staff
  • 30 Years of Car Repair Experience


  • AC/Heating
  • Check Engine Light
  • Oil Change & Lube
  • Scheduled Maintenance
  • Service & Repair
  • Timing Belts
  • Transmission Repair


  • Early Bird Dropoff
  • Service Guarantee
  • Shuttle
  • Wireless Internet


  • Bosch Service Network
  • iATN

Message from the Shop

Free Lance Motors is located @ 3015 E. South st.Long Beach ,Ca. 90805. Open 8AM-5 PM. M-F. CLOSED ON SAT&SUN.We specialize in car care maintenance for most all make's & models. Brakes, tune-up's scheduled maintenance ,radiators, A/C REPAIR. We @ FLM have established a car care facility that pride's itself on consistent, Quality, caring service,time after time !

Makes We Serve

  • Acura
  • Audi
  • BMW
  • Buick
  • Cadillac
  • Chevrolet
  • Chrysler
  • Dodge
  • FIAT
  • Ford
  • GMC
  • Geo
  • Honda
  • Hummer
  • Hyundai
  • Infiniti
  • Isuzu
  • Jaguar
  • Jeep
  • Kia
  • Land Rover
  • Lexus
  • Lincoln
  • Mazda
  • Mercedes-Benz
  • Mercury
  • Mini
  • Mitsubishi
  • Nissan
  • Oldsmobile
  • Plymouth
  • Pontiac
  • Porsche
  • Ram
  • Saab
  • Saturn
  • Scion
  • Smart
  • Subaru
  • Suzuki
  • Toyota
  • Volkswagen
  • Volvo

Overall Rating

23 Verified Reviews
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by - Verified Customer June 24, 2015

They are friendly and do good work. Reasonable pricing.

by - Verified Customer June 23, 2015

I think they do honest good work.

by - Verified Customer June 23, 2015

I like their Integrity and fairness. Glen is a good guy, he runs the place, he is honest straight forward, straight up guy.

by June 23, 2015

Friendly staff, prompt service. Good location, an acceptable location I guess. Good atmosphere.

by - Verified Customer June 18, 2015

They're efficient and knowledgeable.

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by June 15, 2015

I have known them for a long time, I have been going to them since I was 16 and I am now 52.

by - Verified Customer June 13, 2015

They did a very good job. I went in for an oil change, I had some major work done and they did a great job.

by - Verified Customer June 11, 2015

I have been going there for two years now and completely satisfied. The people explain what they are going to do. Overall, they remind you of your vehicle to be serviced.

by - Verified Customer June 07, 2015

I really like them but some people could not afford them. I give a nine. I have been satisfied and they work with my schedule. Friendly staff.

by - Verified Customer June 01, 2015

They seem to be honest, efficient, they are good, but expensive. I feel I can trust them.

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by - Verified Customer May 24, 2015

Always great service!

by - Verified Customer May 21, 2015

I have been a very satisfied customer for over 40 years...great service, reasonable prices, and a knowledgeable understanding of how to diagnose problems.

by - Verified Customer May 18, 2015

We feel that the service we received was fair and honest.

by - Verified Customer March 17, 2015

Good, honest service.

by March 17, 2015

Good people, great service.

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by - Verified Customer March 05, 2015

I got charged $1500 for fixing my air conditioning system. The next day in Barstow it stopped working. When I took it back I was told we would work something out. In my experience whenever I dealt with this institution that meant that it would cost me more money. I went to the dealer and they fixed it for $800 and I never had a problem again.

by - Verified Customer February 20, 2015

They are professionals and offer the best bang for your buck.

by - Verified Customer February 10, 2015

Great service!

by - Verified Customer February 09, 2015

Great service, honest estimates and assessment. The repairs are top quality.

by - Verified Customer January 28, 2015

I have taken my vehicles to Free Lance for more than 10 years: Glenn is fair, honest, and trustworthy.

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by - Verified Customer January 17, 2015

Friendly, prompt and great service.

by - Verified Customer December 21, 2014

Honest and reliable.

by - Verified Customer October 09, 2014

They stand behind their work and are VERY competent.

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