Preferred Auto Centre

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3111 E Thousand Oaks Blvd Suite 6
Thousand Oaks, CA 91362
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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
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(805) 242-0079

Auto Repair Experience

  • Mark Miller, Owner
  • Established 1984
  • 2 Auto Repair Mechanics on Staff
  • 2 ASE Certified Auto Technicians
  • 25 Years of Car Repair Experience


Preferred Auto Centre was established in 1984 by Mark Miller and has been providing high quality auto service to the Thousand Oaks community ever since. Mark is very passionate about doing the correct repairs 100% of the time. This commitment is apparent in the amount of training that Mark invests in for himself and his staff. This team of experienced ASE Certified professionals are equipped with the training and tools that are needed to perform a wide range of repairs, from minor and major mechanical repairs, to computer diagnosis and repairs, to your scheduled maintenance & services. All this work is back by a 36-month / 36,000-mile warranty for your peace of mind. Local shuttle service, rental cars, early bird drop off, and a waiting area with wireless Internet are available for your convenience.


Auto Repair Experience

  • Mark Miller, Owner
  • Established 1984
  • 2 Auto Repair Mechanics on Staff
  • 2 ASE Certified Auto Technicians
  • 25 Years of Car Repair Experience


  • AC/Heating
  • Alignment
  • Check Engine Light
  • Diagnosis
  • Hybrid/Electric
  • Muffler & Exhaust
  • Oil Change & Lube
  • Scheduled Maintenance
  • Service & Repair
  • Timing Belts
  • Tire Sales/Repair
  • Transmission Repair
  • Windshield/Glass


  • AAA Member Discount
  • Car Delivery
  • Car Pickup/Dropoff
  • Car Wash
  • Early Bird Dropoff
  • Gas/Diesel
  • Heated Waiting Room
  • Military Discount
  • Rental Car
  • Senior Discount
  • Service Guarantee
  • Shopping Nearby
  • Shuttle
  • Towing
  • Warranty Accepted
  • Wireless Internet


Makes We Serve

  • Acura
  • Cadillac
  • Chevrolet
  • Chrysler
  • Dodge
  • Ford
  • GMC
  • Geo
  • Honda
  • Hyundai
  • Infiniti
  • Isuzu
  • Kia
  • Lexus
  • Lincoln
  • Mazda
  • Mercury
  • Mitsubishi
  • Nissan
  • Oldsmobile
  • Plymouth
  • Pontiac
  • Ram
  • Saturn
  • Scion
  • Subaru
  • Suzuki
  • Toyota

Message from the Shop

Preferred Auto Centre is a full-service auto repair and preventive maintenance center. We have been performing our high quality and guaranteed auto repairs in the Westlake Village area since 1984. Open 2nd Saturday of each month.

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Overall Rating

36 Verified Reviews

Customer Reviews

Verified CustomerMay 23, 2014

They are professional, and very straight about what I really need to fix or replace now. No lies and no rip off. That is very hard to find in most of shops these days.

Verified CustomerMay 23, 2014

Fair and complete services.

Verified CustomerMay 22, 2014

Excellent work. Reasonably priced.

Verified CustomerMay 21, 2014

They are fast, reliable, reasonably priced, and can be trusted to do the best work on vehicles. If they find something other than what was originally planned, they will call and inform the customer if it is a necessary repair or can wait.

Verified CustomerMay 21, 2014

Efficient and honest service.

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Verified CustomerMay 20, 2014

Excellent service. I've been taking my cars to them for over 20 years.

Verified CustomerMay 19, 2014

Simply, they are the best in terms of customer service, follow up, and expertise.

Verified CustomerMay 19, 2014

Cost was higher that expected.

Verified CustomerMay 16, 2014

I have complete confidence in the Preferred Auto team

Verified CustomerMay 16, 2014

They are accommodating, friendly, and do the work quickly.

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Verified CustomerMay 14, 2014

We have been having all our cars taken care of by Preferred Auto for over 25 years.

Verified CustomerMay 14, 2014

The service was good but the prices are much higher then other repair places I have used.

May 13, 2014

On time and informatuve

May 10, 2014

Great problem solving skills.

Verified CustomerMay 09, 2014

Mark and his crew have taken care of my car from day one. They check everything with great care. They know what they're doing!

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Verified CustomerMay 07, 2014

It was a good place! Great employees and friendly aura.

Verified CustomerMay 06, 2014

Long standing experience with this shop and expectations consistently being met.

Verified CustomerMay 01, 2014

Excellent service and excellent service advisors. Honest and they are very helpful.

May 01, 2014

Preferred Auto is the best. We trust them fully.

Verified CustomerApril 30, 2014

Honest service - hard to find with mechanics. They have been in business forever, good people are Mark and Anthony.

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Verified CustomerApril 23, 2014

Fair price, good quality, and confidence in the work.

April 22, 2014

It's very good quality service with people who really care about your car and are honest. While it can be pricey, it pays for itself in the long run. I take my car here every few months for an oil change and check up.

Verified CustomerApril 18, 2014

Nice, quick and easy.

Verified CustomerApril 17, 2014

Although pricy, the work they have done on my car has always been very good... I have an older car that I love very much and they always do a great job... Once even telling me they were not comfortable doing a rebuild on a very hard to find component... Very honest and up front people...

Verified CustomerApril 17, 2014

Great Job for a good price.

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Verified CustomerApril 14, 2014

Great pricing and great service.

April 12, 2014

Personal service is always top notich.

Verified CustomerApril 09, 2014

They are very personable, friendly and honest.

Verified CustomerApril 08, 2014

Knowledgeable and professional with a high level of integrity.

Verified CustomerApril 03, 2014

Great service in a timely manner. Anthony does a good job.

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Verified CustomerApril 03, 2014

Always great, courteous service in a timely manner.

April 02, 2014

Overall good service.

Verified CustomerApril 01, 2014

Always excellent service and friendly staff.

August 01, 2014

HONEST, HONEST, HONEST!! Hard to find anymore plus friendly and very knowledgeable! Have been using this shop for 15 yrs. I used to drive all the way from Antelope Valley to take my vehicle to them. Mark and Anthony really know their business.

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