(424) 352-2768
"Hubert has instilled a sense of confidence in their customers, they take it upon themselves to make sure everything is done well."— Moses, a Verified Customer
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Parts & Labor Warranty:
24 months / 24,000 miles
Hours:
Mon - Fri: 8:00am to 4:30pm
Amenities:
  • Coffee
  • Early Bird Dropoff
  • Rental Car
  • Service Guarantee
  • Shuttle
  • Wireless Internet
Specialties:
  • AC/Heating
  • Alignment
  • Check Engine Light
  • Diagnosis
  • Oil Change & Lube
  • Scheduled Maintenance
  • Service & Repair
  • Timing Belts
Real Customer Reviews

Real Customer Review(s)

"Hubert has instilled a sense of confidence in their customers, they take it upon themselves to make sure everything is done well." Moses - Verified Customer
"All work was done perfectly and professionally as quoted." Chip - Verified Customer
"I have been going there for about 30 years, they do good work and I trust them." Nick - Verified Customer
Shop Message

South Bay Car Care has been proudly serving Lawndale and Redondo Beach. With over 50 years of collective experience, we are proud to be your local Auto Repair experts. As the premier auto repair shop in Lawndale and Redondo Beach, our highly trained automotive technicians take pride in all of their Auto Repair efforts.

Each and every one of our reliable specialists undergoes extensive automotive repair training, including advanced certification in Transmission Repair, Brake Repair, Engine Repair and Auto Electrical Service. While Brake and Alignment services may be one of our specialties, our reputation has been built on our ability to solve complex mechanical issues, as well as repair your vehicle bumper to bumper.

No matter your vehicle needs, our team at South Bay Car Care will be glad to provide trustworthy, honest, and reputable service. We are grateful to offer reliable vehicle care to Lawndale and Redondo Beach residents, as well those just driving through

RepairPal's Assesment
South Bay Car Care has been serving Lawndale and the surrounding area since 1994. This RepairPal Certified shop strives to stay on top of the latest technologies and to be a leader in the local community by providing the highest level of automotive repair coupled with the best customer service. Our review of this shop revealed they are achieving this goal. Recent customers describe this team as “excellent”, “friendly”, “honest”, and “professional”. This location features a team with an excellent mix of experience, ongoing training, and ASE certifications. Their dealer level diagnostic tools and shop equipment help them handle repairs ranging from tires and wheel alignment, to minor and major mechanical repairs, to check engine light and computer system diagnoses and repair, as well as your scheduled maintenance needs. Repairs are covered by a 24-month / 24,000-mile warranty for your peace of mind. Local shuttle service, rental vehicles, and a waiting area with wireless Internet are all available for your convenience.
(323) 745-1082
"They are very fast and courteous. They listen to me. They have great customer service."— Kelsey, a Verified Customer
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Parts & Labor Warranty:
12 months / 12,000 miles
Hours:
Mon - Fri: 8:00am to 6:00pm
Sat: 8:00am to 5:00pm
Sun: CLOSED
Amenities:
  • AAA Member Discount
  • Early Bird Dropoff
  • Financing
  • Open Saturday
  • Se Habla Espanol
  • Senior Discount
  • Service Guarantee
  • Towing
  • Warranty Accepted
  • Wireless Internet
Specialties:
  • AC/Heating
  • Check Engine Light
  • Diagnosis
  • Hybrid/Electric
  • Muffler & Exhaust
  • Oil Change & Lube
  • Scheduled Maintenance
  • Service & Repair
  • Timing Belts
  • Tire Sales/Repair
  • Transmission Repair
Real Customer Reviews

Real Customer Review(s)

"They are very fast and courteous. They listen to me. They have great customer service." Kelsey - Verified Customer
"They fixed what needed to be fixed, and they let me know of other issues that were wrong with my car. They got all of the work done in a short amount of time." Miguel - Verified Customer
"They have excellent customer service, their prices are good. I don't have much experience with vehicles and they explained everything to me." Evan - Verified Customer
Shop Message

RepairPal's Assesment
G and J Automotive Repair is a new kid on the block. This RepairPal Certified shop has come along way in a short time. Jorge Garcia, the Service Manager, has helped establish a culture of communication and education in this shop. He works hard to provide the highest level of customer service coupled with the best quality of automotive repair. Our unbiased review of their recent customers confirmed they are on the right track. This experienced team of automotive professionals was described as straightforward, knowledgeable, timely, honest, and professional. An investment has been made in hiring experienced staff and providing them with good quality automotive training and the best automotive tools and computer diagnostic equipment. All of this helps to ensure repairs ranging from minor and major mechanical, to check engine light diagnosis and repair, as well as your scheduled maintenance needs can be professionally performed. For your peace of mind a 12-month / 12,000-mile warranty is offered. Rental cars, early bird drop off, and a waiting area with wireless Internet are all available for your convenience.

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Kia repair shops and dealerships near Gardena.

340 Van Ness Ave #C, Torrance
Specialties:
AC/Heating, Alignment, Check Engine Light, Diagnosis, Hybrid/Electric, Muffler & Exhaust, Oil Change & Lube, Scheduled Maintenance, Service & Repair, Timing Belts, Transmission Repair, Windshield/Glass

"I found Walt's Auto Service, recently, and am going in today to get a major preventative service (timing belt, water ..."

1129 S. La Brea Ave., Inglewood
Specialties:
AC/Heating, Check Engine Light, Classic Car Repair/Restoration, Diagnosis, Mobile Repair, Muffler & Exhaust, Oil Change & Lube, Scheduled Maintenance, Service & Repair, Timing Belts, Transmission Repair

"The service was exceptional."

5113 W Rosecrans Ave, Hawthorne

"Honest and straight forward people"

3944 W El Segundo Blvd, Hawthorne

"I got my engine rebuild here at One Stop Engine Rebuilding in Hawthorne CA. Wilson is a great engine specialist and ..."

19056 Hawthorne Blvd, Torrance

"no bull shop. good work. guarantee"

22633 Normandie Ave, Torrance

"John was recommended to me by a co-worker. The first time I went to him, I needed my starter replaced. His initial ..."

16820 S Western Ave, Gardena

"Always very friendly, honest, & reliable. Not the cheapest but it gets done right and that's what is important anyway..."

22029 Figueroa St, Carson
Specialties:
Check Engine Light, Diagnosis, Scheduled Maintenance, Service & Repair, Timing Belts, Tire Sales/Repair

"Charged me $250 bucks to replace my timing belt and give me an oil change. The absolute cheapest quote I could find w..."

333 East Carson Street, Carson
Specialties:
Muffler & Exhaust, Service & Repair

"I went to get some maintenance done and my brakes checked...They were all very nice and explained everything to me. I..."

3820 W El Segundo Blvd, Hawthorne
Specialties:
Transmission Repair

"Took my Honda Accord to K C Quality Transmissions in Hawthorne CA and they really know what they're doing. Very sati..."

4559 W. Artesia Blvd., Lawndale

"Iten's is the only shop i trust. I do a lot of my own work on my truck and the repairs i cannot do, i take to Brian a..."

10837 S Vermont Ave, Los Angeles
Specialties:
Oil Change & Lube, Service & Repair

"Great service, very prompt and accurate in detail regarding my diagnostic and problem with my non starting cadi. will..."

1647 Sepulveda Blvd Ste 3, Torrance

"very honest people, i was so lucky to find them, I will definetly send all my friends and family there, the place ..."

1935 W Artesia Blvd, Gardena
Specialties:
Alignment, Oil Change & Lube, Service & Repair, Timing Belts, Tire Sales/Repair

"The guys are honest & do a good job on brakes. They take the time to explain why something needs to done & aren't afr..."

1830 W Redondo Beach Blvd, Gardena
Specialties:
Service & Repair, Tire Sales/Repair

"Really good for basic upkeep like oil change, tire balance/rotation, brakes, etc. but wouldn't really want these guys..."

19080 Hawthorne Blvd, Torrance
Specialties:
Collision Repair & Paint, Muffler & Exhaust, Oil Change & Lube, Service & Repair, Tire Sales/Repair, Transmission Repair, Upholstery, Windshield/Glass
2720 Artesia Blvd, Redondo Beach
Makes:
  • Acura
  • BMW
  • Honda
  • Hyundai
  • Infiniti
  • Jaguar
  • Kia
  • Lexus
  • Mazda
  • Mercedes-Benz
  • Nissan
  • Saab
  • Scion
  • Subaru
  • Toyota
  • Volvo
1846 Del Amo Blvd, Torrance
Specialties:
Collision Repair & Paint, Muffler & Exhaust, Oil Change & Lube, Service & Repair, Tire Sales/Repair, Transmission Repair
3740 Spencer St, Torrance
Specialties:
Service & Repair, Transmission Repair
15935 South Western Avenue, Gardena
Specialties:
AC/Heating, Alignment, Check Engine Light, Classic Car Repair/Restoration, Collision Repair & Paint, Diagnosis, Hybrid/Electric, Mobile Repair, Muffler & Exhaust, Oil Change & Lube, Roadside Assistance, Scheduled Maintenance, Service & Repair, Timing Belts, Tire Sales/Repair, Transmission Repair
17800 S Main St, Gardena
Specialties:
Diagnosis, Scheduled Maintenance, Service & Repair, Timing Belts
1928 W Redondo Beach Blvd, Gardena

"I do not know how this guy got 5 stars.He would not perform the needed tests on my car. he had too many cars when he ..."

9607 South San Pedro Street, Los Angeles
1914 Del Amo Blvd, Torrance
1610 W Artesia Blvd Suite A4, Gardena
15600 S Main St, Gardena
Specialties:
Oil Change & Lube, Service & Repair
1800 Artesia Blvd, Redondo Beach
Specialties:
Oil Change & Lube, Service & Repair, Tire Sales/Repair
20637 Hawthorne Blvd, Torrance
Specialties:
Muffler & Exhaust, Oil Change & Lube, Service & Repair, Transmission Repair, Upholstery, Windshield/Glass
1209 West 190th St, Gardena
708 E Carson St, Carson
Specialties:
Oil Change & Lube, Service & Repair
13737 S Hawthorne Blvd, Hawthorne
11741 Hawthorne Blvd, Hawthorne
Specialties:
Oil Change & Lube, Service & Repair
1725 Border Ave, Torrance
10722 S Prairie Ave # E, Inglewood
20730 Earl St, Torrance
Specialties:
Muffler & Exhaust, Service & Repair, Transmission Repair
2056 W Carson St, Torrance
11800 Inglewood Ave, Hawthorne
Specialties:
Muffler & Exhaust, Service & Repair, Tire Sales/Repair, Transmission Repair
2617 Artesia Blvd, Redondo Beach
Specialties:
Muffler & Exhaust, Service & Repair
13920 Crenshaw Blvd, Gardena
20707 Avalon Blvd, Carson
Specialties:
Oil Change & Lube, Service & Repair, Tire Sales/Repair

"Good for basic auto care like tires, brakes, rotation, alignment, etc. If you plan on waiting for your car, bring a g..."

4623 Artesia Blvd, Suite #1, Lawndale
Specialties:
Muffler & Exhaust, Oil Change & Lube, Service & Repair, Tire Sales/Repair

"By far, the worst service I have ever received at a mechanic. Prior to taking my car here, I have never had any leak ..."

1633 Aviation Blvd, Redondo Beach
Specialties:
Oil Change & Lube, Service & Repair, Tire Sales/Repair, Transmission Repair
1617 W Sepulved Blvd. #6, Torrance
Specialties:
AC/Heating, Alignment, Check Engine Light, Diagnosis, Hybrid/Electric, Oil Change & Lube, Scheduled Maintenance, Service & Repair, Timing Belts
14301 Crenshaw Boulevard, Hawthorne
Specialties:
Muffler & Exhaust, Oil Change & Lube, Service & Repair
2401 West El Segundo Boulevard, Hawthorne
Specialties:
AC/Heating, Check Engine Light, Muffler & Exhaust, Oil Change & Lube, Service & Repair, Timing Belts, Tire Sales/Repair, Transmission Repair, Windshield/Glass
1750 West Carson Street, Torrance
4607 Manhattan Beach Boulevard, Lawndale
4921 Marine Ave, Lawndale
Specialties:
Alignment, Check Engine Light, Diagnosis, Muffler & Exhaust, Oil Change & Lube, Scheduled Maintenance, Service & Repair, Timing Belts
809 W Rosecrans Ave, Gardena
Specialties:
Muffler & Exhaust, Service & Repair
1440 E. Compton Blvd., Compton
19010 Hawthorne Blvd Ste 11, Torrance
20840 S. Main St., Carson
227 W 140th St, Los Angeles
14220 S Western Ave, Gardena
21176 South Western Avenue, Torrance
16616 S Vermont Ave, Gardena
Specialties:
Oil Change & Lube, Service & Repair
2876 W. Imperial Highway, Inglewood
3124 Sepulveda Boulevard, Torrance
1140 S La Brea Ave, Inglewood
1613 Sepulveda Blvd, Torrance
Specialties:
Oil Change & Lube, Service & Repair
12800 Hawthorne Blvd, Hawthorne
Specialties:
Oil Change & Lube, Service & Repair
1600 Aviation Blvd, Redondo Beach
1950 W Redondo Beach Blvd, Gardena
Specialties:
Collision Repair & Paint, Service & Repair
3209 W 190th St, Torrance
Specialties:
Oil Change & Lube, Service & Repair
16210 S. Main St, Gardena
15210 Inglewood Ave, Lawndale
4625 Manhattan Beach Blvd, Lawndale
1401 Aviation Blvd, Redondo Beach
Specialties:
Collision Repair & Paint, Service & Repair
4139 Redondo Beach Blvd, Lawndale
4621 W Rosecrans , Hawthorne
4603 Manhattan Beach Blvd, Lawndale
15214 Grevillea Avenue, Lawndale
13111 Inglewood Ave, Hawthorne
3739 W Rosecrans Ave, Hawthorne
13115 Inglewood Ave, Hawthorne
13332 Prairie Ave Ste A , Hawthorne
Specialties:
Muffler & Exhaust, Service & Repair
2605 Artesia Blvd, Redondo Beach
13908 van Ness Ave, Gardena
Specialties:
Service & Repair, Transmission Repair
4712 W Rosecrans Ave, Hawthorne
1407 W 228th St, Torrance
13535 Inglewood Ave, Hawthorne
Specialties:
Muffler & Exhaust, Service & Repair
15200 Inglewood Avenue, Lawndale
4732 Marine Ave, Lawndale
16801 Hawthorne Blvd, Lawndale
3137 W Imperial Hwy, Inglewood
1617 Sepulveda Blvd # 3, Torrance
12401 "A" Prairie Av., Hawthorne
21243 Avalon Blvd, Carson
Makes:
  • Kia
Specialties:
AC/Heating, Alignment, Check Engine Light, Diagnosis, Muffler & Exhaust, Oil Change & Lube, Scheduled Maintenance, Service & Repair, Timing Belts, Tire Sales/Repair, Transmission Repair
22857 Arlington Ave, Torrance
Specialties:
Service & Repair, Transmission Repair
514 Inglewood Ave., Redondo Beach
1220 S La Brea Ave, Inglewood
10722 S Prairie Ave # 2, Inglewood
Specialties:
Muffler & Exhaust, Service & Repair
3820 W El Segundo Blvd # E, Hawthorne
20850 Leapwood Ave # F, Carson
Specialties:
Muffler & Exhaust, Service & Repair
1940 W Rosecrans Ave 'E', Gardena
12836 S Vermont Ave, Gardena
Specialties:
Muffler & Exhaust, Service & Repair
16516 S Western Ave, Gardena
Specialties:
Service & Repair, Tire Sales/Repair
9155 S Western Ave, Los Angeles
1772 W 223rd St, Torrance
13113 Inglewood Ave, Hawthorne
Specialties:
Muffler & Exhaust, Service & Repair
22628 1/2 Normandie Ave, Torrance
13120 Crenshaw Blvd, Gardena
14636 South Western Avenue, Gardena
1700 Artesia Boulevard, Redondo Beach
Specialties:
Oil Change & Lube, Service & Repair, Tire Sales/Repair, Transmission Repair
1957 W Artesia Blvd, Gardena
Specialties:
Muffler & Exhaust, Service & Repair
13101 Inglewood Ave, Hawthorne
1908 Del Amo Blvd # A, Torrance
4127 Redondo Beach Blvd, Lawndale
Specialties:
Muffler & Exhaust, Service & Repair
15548 Inglewood Ave, Lawndale
3509 W Rosecrans Ave, Hawthorne
4631 W Rosecrans Ave, Hawthorne
20635 Hawthorne Blvd, Torrance
Specialties:
Muffler & Exhaust, Service & Repair
1715 Abalone Ave, Torrance
18526 Normandie Ave, Gardena
14727 Crenshaw Boulevard, Gardena
1117 6th Street, Manhattan Beach
3534 W Rosecrans Ave, Hawthorne
14600 Hawthorne Boulevard, Lawndale
11700 Inglewood Ave, Hawthorne
1939 W Artesia Blvd, Gardena
4925 Marine Avenue, Lawndale
13112 Inglewood Ave, Hawthorne
1915 W Sepulveda Blvd, Torrance
4535 W Rosecrans Ave, Hawthorne
Specialties:
Service & Repair, Tire Sales/Repair
10101 Hawthorne Blvd, Inglewood
12501 Prairie Ave, Hawthorne
13415 Inglewood Ave, Hawthorne
13435 Prairie Ave, Hawthorne
805 W Rosecrans Ave # H, Gardena
1954 W Rosecrans Ave, Gardena
3707 W 190th St, Torrance
Specialties:
Muffler & Exhaust, Service & Repair
4732 Manhattan Beach Blvd, Lawndale
Specialties:
Muffler & Exhaust, Service & Repair, Tire Sales/Repair
524 W Compton Blvd, Compton
1920 Del Amo Blvd Ste C, Torrance
12401 Prairie Ave, Hawthorne
1803 W Manchester Ave, Los Angeles
333 E Rosecrans Ave, Gardena
4623 Artesia Blvd #3, Lawndale
637 E 219th St # 6, Carson
1617 Sepulveda Blvd Ste 3, Torrance
16807 South Vermont Ave, Gardena
2419 Artesia Blvd, Redondo Beach
Specialties:
Service & Repair, Tire Sales/Repair
20530 Normandie Ave, Torrance
1670 W 227th St, Torrance
1086 Aviation Blvd, Hermosa Beach
1610 W Artesia Blvd # A14, Gardena
13310 Crenshaw Blvd , Gardena
2326 Torrance Blvd, Torrance
3820 W El Segundo Blvd # C, Hawthorne
1610 W Artesia Blvd # A18, Gardena
1411 South Hawthorne, Lawndale
18020 S Vermont Ave, Gardena
132 E Alondra Blvd # E, Gardena
13124 Inglewood Ave, Hawthorne
4113 Redondo Beach Boulevard, Lawndale
18203 S Western Ave, Gardena
16514 S. Verbomt Ave, Gardena
115 E Gardena Blvd, Gardena
4941 W. Rosecrans Ave, Hawthornie
410 W Rosecrans Ave, Compton
5340 W 190th St, Torrance
Specialties:
Oil Change & Lube, Service & Repair
1645 Crenshaw Boulevard, Torrance
Specialties:
Oil Change & Lube, Service & Repair, Tire Sales/Repair, Transmission Repair, Windshield/Glass
20345 Hawthorne Boulevard, Torrance
Specialties:
Service & Repair, Tire Sales/Repair
18008 S Vermont Ave, Gardena
Specialties:
Alignment, Service & Repair
4600 W Century Blvd, Inglewood
1411 E Del Amo Blvd, Carson
Specialties:
Muffler & Exhaust, Service & Repair

"My father took his car to this smog check station after printing out a coupon from the internet advertising service f..."

1633 Aviation Blvd., Redondo
16320 South Vermont Avenue, Gardena
Specialties:
Service & Repair, Transmission Repair
15301 Hawthorne Blvd , Lawndale
3839 West Imperial Highway, Inglewood
Specialties:
Service & Repair, Transmission Repair
240 W VICTORIA ST, GARDENA
1120 Aviation Blvd. H, Hermosa Beach
5140 W El Segundo Blvd, Hawthorne