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4141 Redondo Beach Blvd
Lawndale, CA 90260
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Mon - Fri:8:00am to 4:30pm
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(424) 352-2768

Auto Repair Experience

  • Hubert Choi, Owner
  • Established 1994
  • 2 Auto Repair Mechanics on Staff
  • 20 Years of Car Repair Experience
  • South Bay Car Care
  • South Bay Car Care
  • South Bay Car Care
  • South Bay Car Care
  • South Bay Car Care
  • South Bay Car Care
  • South Bay Car Care


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.


Auto Repair Experience

  • Hubert Choi, Owner
  • Established 1994
  • 2 Auto Repair Mechanics on Staff
  • 20 Years of Car Repair Experience


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


  • Coffee
  • Early Bird Dropoff
  • Rental Car
  • Service Guarantee
  • Shuttle
  • Wireless Internet


Makes We Serve

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

Message from the Shop

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

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Technical Ability

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Tools & Equipment

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Customer Service

This score measures the experience, tenure, training, and certification of the customer service representatives, as well as how their customers grade them on overall experience, fair pricing, on-time completion of repairs, and whether or not they felt pressured into additional repairs.

Customer Amenities

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Parts & Labor Warranty

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Overall Rating

25 Verified Reviews

Customer Reviews

Verified CustomerMay 22, 2015

Hubert has instilled a sense of confidence in their customers, they take it upon themselves to make sure everything is done well.

Verified CustomerMay 19, 2015

They seem to be honest and fair. They like to examine the vehicle for the problem to make sure it is done right without pre-estimating the cost for the work.

May 18, 2015

They are excellent, I have a Saab turbo convertible. I don't have to keep calling them to check in, they are excellent and charge decent prices.

Verified CustomerMay 13, 2015

I was very pleased with the service I received, they got the work done on time.

Verified CustomerMay 12, 2015

All work was done perfectly and professionally as quoted.

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Verified CustomerMay 04, 2015

I have been going there for about 30 years, they do good work and I trust them.

Verified CustomerMay 01, 2015

I was very satisfied.

Verified CustomerApril 30, 2015

They do excellent work, I have never had any problems after they have repaired my vehicle.

Verified CustomerApril 28, 2015

Good result / work done for big repair (rebuild engine). Took a long time, little to no status feedback despite car in shop for >1 month.

Verified CustomerApril 21, 2015

I was quoted a price, they checked me out at that price and they did the work exactly as it was supposed to be done.

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Verified CustomerApril 17, 2015

They are nice to me, when I need them they are there for me. They do really good work and they are always very friendly.

April 15, 2015

I like him and I like the work he does.

Verified CustomerApril 15, 2015

Great customer service.

Verified CustomerApril 14, 2015

They did a very good job and they charge decent prices.

Verified CustomerApril 03, 2015

They take care of my car, the owner is really nice and thorough with his explanations of what is wrong with my car.

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Verified CustomerApril 03, 2015

They provided honest service at a fraction of the cost that I was quoted from the Infiniti dealership in Torrance.

Verified CustomerApril 02, 2015

Excellent technical service and experience.

Verified CustomerApril 02, 2015

They do a good job, they tell me what needs to be done without trying to pressure me into more work. If someone asked me if I knew of a shop for them to go to I would recommend them.

Verified CustomerApril 01, 2015

They do a good job, I can always count on the work they do.

Verified CustomerApril 01, 2015

Good service for reasonable price.

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March 26, 2015

I think they are great, I have been using for years and they do great work. I have been going there for about 7 years, and I go out my way to go to them.

Verified CustomerMarch 16, 2015

Service was great. They take their time.

Verified CustomerFebruary 20, 2015

Excellent, prompt, reasonable service. Great communication.

January 23, 2015

Service is always excellent.

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