Westlake Independent Automotive | Honda, Acura, Subaru

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31290 La Baya Dr # 1
Westlake Village, CA 91362
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7:00am to 5:30pm
7:00am to 5:30pm
7:00am to 5:30pm
7:00am to 5:30pm
7:00am to 5:30pm
7:00am to 5:30pm
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(818) 396-8462

Auto Repair Experience

  • Bruce Nation - Owner, Owner
  • Established 1988
  • 6 Auto Repair Mechanics on Staff
  • 6 ASE Certified Auto Technicians
  • 106 Years of Car Repair Experience


Westlake Independent Honda-Acura is a highly qualified Honda-Acura repair facility. They have demonstrated an ability to make professional repairs to your late model vehicles. Our team found this ASE Certified Blue Seal shop to be well equipped in all areas. this certified shop is highly rated and reviewed by their community. Westlake Independent is a 2012 Talk of the Town winner. Their entire staff is ASE Certified and they all attend on going training to keep up with the latest technology. To make your life easier they offer a shuttle service, early bird drop off, and wireless internet on site. When looking for shops for your network we look for shops that have demonstrated a commitment to on going training, ASE Certification, and customer service. Westlake Independent exceeded our expectations in all areas.


Auto Repair Experience

  • Bruce Nation - Owner, Owner
  • Established 1988
  • 6 Auto Repair Mechanics on Staff
  • 6 ASE Certified Auto Technicians
  • 106 Years of Car Repair Experience


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


  • Car Pickup/Dropoff
  • Car Wash
  • Coffee
  • Early Bird Dropoff
  • Free Multi-Point Safety Inspection
  • Heated Waiting Room
  • Open Saturday
  • Parts/Accessories
  • Rental Car
  • Se Habla Espanol
  • Service Guarantee
  • Shopping Nearby
  • Shuttle


Makes We Serve

  • Acura
  • Honda
  • Subaru

Message from the Shop

Welcome to Westlake Independent – your independent one-stop shop exclusively for all your Honda and Acura needs.

Whether you’re looking for reliable maintenance and repairs, an expert body shop or new or pre-owned vehicles, you’ve come to the right place.

Since 1988, Honda and Acura owners from the Conejo Valley to Malibu and beyond have trusted in Westlake Independent’s knowledgeable service and Uncompromising Quality!

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Overall Rating

55 Verified Reviews

Customer Reviews

Verified CustomerFebruary 06, 2015

I've been using WLiA for 20 years. They treat me like family. I trust their diagnoses, their work is excellent and their prices are fair.

Verified CustomerFebruary 06, 2015

Over 300,000 miles of outstanding service.

Verified CustomerFebruary 05, 2015

Always reliable, trustworthy, excellent work & customer service.

February 03, 2015

Great service, highly knowledgeable staff.

Verified CustomerFebruary 01, 2015

Fast service.

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Verified CustomerJanuary 29, 2015

They are knowledgeable, thorough and friendly.

Verified CustomerJanuary 28, 2015

Good honest service.

Verified CustomerJanuary 22, 2015

They check the car carefully every time I bring it in. When there is a problem, they keep trying until it is solved.

Verified CustomerJanuary 21, 2015

The workmanship, obviously by qualified mechanics: "out-of-the-way" courtesy of everyone, especially the front office including Bruce, Chad and Craig; always correct on their estimates and the pricing cannot be beat - the whole experience I have had for over 12 years cannot even come close to what the Honda Dealers with whom I have worked before, had to offer. The staff at WLIH is always ready to suggest that something else might be considered and they follow through with detailed analyses.

Verified CustomerJanuary 21, 2015

They are strong in most areas but need better communication updates on repair status if something changes.

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Verified CustomerJanuary 18, 2015

I have had my cars serviced there for 18 years. They are extremely honest and courteous.

January 15, 2015

Great service.

Verified CustomerJanuary 15, 2015

My parents have been coming here for a long time and I have been coming since I've owned a car and the service has always been good and I trust the people working here.

Verified CustomerJanuary 13, 2015

Outstanding customer service.

Verified CustomerJanuary 12, 2015

They do very good work for a fair price.

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Verified CustomerJanuary 07, 2015

Friendly and reliable place to have your Acura well serviced.

Verified CustomerJanuary 06, 2015

You'r the best in the business, price-wise and ethically!

January 04, 2015

Great service.

January 02, 2015

Always friendly and through with their service.

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Verified CustomerJanuary 02, 2015

Great service, good pricing.

January 01, 2015

Great service, quality work, seems more expensive than other shops.

Verified CustomerDecember 31, 2013

Always received excellent service.

Verified CustomerDecember 31, 2013

Because there is alway room for improvement.

Verified CustomerDecember 30, 2013

I was one of Westlake's first customers in 1988, when it was a 1 man operation. The problem he solved for me at no cost showed me Mr. Nation is a top flight mechanic. I have referred numerous friends to Westlake, with no complaints from any of them. This is one of the finest businesses I have ever used. He has serviced 6 Hondas for me over the years.

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Verified CustomerDecember 30, 2013

From the time you walk into their office to the time you leave you are always treated like a valued customer that they want to take care of and care about. Their customer service is unsurpassed and everyone that works there is courteous and wants you to have your car cared for so you want to come back again and again. I laways do!!

Verified CustomerDecember 27, 2013

I have been with them since they opened, and I do not trust anyone more than Bruce or Craig.

Verified CustomerDecember 20, 2013

They have excellent service, are trustworthy and competent, and very customer friendly and helpful. Wish all businesses were run like they are.

Verified CustomerDecember 19, 2013

Great service, fair pricing and friendly staff.

Verified CustomerDecember 19, 2013

Service was competent and personnel were terrific.

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Verified CustomerDecember 16, 2013

I trust this shop. They do good work and have great customer service. I've slowly replaced all my vehicles with Honda vehicles because I now have a mechanic I trust.

Verified CustomerDecember 11, 2013

Great service.

Verified CustomerDecember 10, 2013

Westlake Independent has been working on three of our cars for years and has always provided excellent service and kept our old cars running well. This time they helped to an extreme. My son was on a long road trip and the car started acting up. The talked to him and me a couple times until he made it back home. Craig was able to diagnose the problem to be sure that the car was safe to drive. Once home, they fixed the problem. Craig calmed me down so I was able to relax the last 2 hours of my son's drive!

Verified CustomerDecember 10, 2013

Excellent service & quality.

Verified CustomerDecember 08, 2013

They are very honest and explain exactly what repairs are needed and why.

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Verified CustomerDecember 08, 2013

Excellent service.

Verified CustomerDecember 06, 2013

I have always been very pleased with the professional and friendly service of the staff and most importantly the top quality work done on my vehicle.

Verified CustomerDecember 04, 2013

They are the best! Honest reliable and great service.

Verified CustomerDecember 04, 2013

Complete trust in the Staff at Westlake Independent Honda - since 2003 when I frist brought in my car - everything have been done 100% correctly.

Verified CustomerNovember 27, 2013

We absolutely love Westlake Honda and have been customers for 20 years! Quality of service can't be beat!!

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Verified CustomerNovember 26, 2013

They did a good job on replacement of tires and wheel alignment, it was cheaper than at dealership and they also fixed for free some minor cosmetic issues as well.

Verified CustomerNovember 25, 2013

Years of great service by a business I trust.

Verified CustomerNovember 21, 2013

Have been my choice of for their honesty, integrity, quality of work, and customer service.

Verified CustomerNovember 14, 2013

Westlake Independent provides excellent service at a reasonable price with honest and courteous personnel.

Verified CustomerNovember 06, 2013

100% satisfied.

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Verified CustomerNovember 05, 2013

Great service. They always give sound advice..they don't recommend a repair that isn't needed.

Verified CustomerNovember 04, 2013

Great Service for 20 years.

Verified CustomerOctober 28, 2013

Westlake Independent is always excellent in maintaining my car. They are always professional and friendly. Because of them, I trust that my 11 year old Pilot will not fail me.

January 30, 2010

Where can I start! I love this shop, and I never thought I'd say this about an auto repair place. About five years ago a neighbor referred me to them. I waited and waited and finally gave them a try two years ago. Since then, I have been totally satisfied with this shop. Why? I've obviously been elsewhere, from dealerships to other independents. Nowhere else have I found such all-around professionalism. They make me and my wife feel welcome and cared for. Their prices have been very reasonable for the work done. They shuttle us to home or nearby to work if needed, too. I've had regular maintenance done there, as well as more involved repairs on rare occasions that our Hondas and Acrua have needed more, always with complete satisfaction. It's the people PLUS the competency that keeps me and my family going back there. I'm finished trying other shops and happily recommend Westlake Independent Honda and Acura Service to all. In fact, we've even bought three cars from them. I have also recommended them to others, which is always risky. Now, at least three of our friends take their Hondas and Acuras there for service without a single grips. More important, they have praised the shop, too, so I know this is a terrific find. I also found that their technicians have been around for quite a long time at the same shop, and this tells me more about them doing a great job, keeping employees happy for more than 10 years in many cases. Give them a try and they will become your trusted repair shop for Hondas and Acuras, too. I am glad I found a shop I can completely trust with our auto repairs. I wish I had listened sooner to the great advice given me that suggested them in the first place.

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