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Welcome to A+ Autocare,
your auto experts in Poway, CA!

If you’re looking for auto repair experts in Poway, CA, you’ve found us. Here at A+ Autocare we work hard to earn your trust and loyalty. We know how important it is to find reliable car service in Poway, so your satisfaction is our top priority each and every day.

Here at A+ Autocare we understand what makes customer service truly outstanding. You will feel the difference exceptional customer care makes when you work with us. We know auto repair in Poway offers you lots of choices, and we aim to provide the kind of caring customer service that will bring you back.

Our professional automotive service offers you years of combined expertise from our well-trained technicians. We treat our auto repair professionals well because we value their skill and can-do attitude. We know our team sets us apart, saving you time and money, not to mention worry. When it comes to auto repair in Poway, we are totally confident that A+ Autocare is the best option in town!

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About A+ Autocare Poway, CA

We’re Poway’s top independent AAA Approved Auto Service Facility! Family owned and operated since 1987! We’re AAA award winners and A+ rated with the Better Business Bureau! We only employ expert ASE Certified Service Advisors and Technicians to ensure your complete satisfaction.

You can always count on us for service with a smile! Your complete satisfaction is our goal! A FREE hand car wash and complimentary shuttle service are available with any service to make things easier. We also have a clean and comfortable waiting area with refreshments, magazines, TV, and children’s toys.

We also offer a 24 Month/24,000 Mile Parts and Labor Warranty!

Are you ready to experience the best Poway car service available? Please give us a call or make an appointment here.

The Absolute Best Car Service in Poway, CA

What sets A+ Autocare apart from all of the others in Poway, CA?

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in Poway, CA, it’s all about earning loyalty and trust by doing our very best every day. We are determined to earn and keep your trust.

Talent: At A+ Autocare, you can rest easy knowing that our highly-skilled, experienced auto service professionals are handling your car. Our technicians bring years of experience, skill, and education to the Poway auto repair table.

Time: We take the time we need to provide you with top quality car service in Poway, CA, and we take the time to talk to you about what that means. We listen to you so we understand your needs and goals for your auto repair.

Recently Serviced Vehicles

2019 Toyota Camry

Toyota Camry

Mileage
31,130
Service Date
8/9/2022
Services Performed
  • AAA DISCOUNT REWARDS MEMBER CARD # ……………………………
  • STANDARD SYNTHETIC OIL CHANGE SERVICE: ____ SERVICE LIGHT RESET (This price applies to most cars, SUV's, trucks, and European cars cost extra) ____ LUBE STICKER Quote is for 5 quarts of Multi-grade synthetic motor oil per manufacturer specifications, additional quarts, grades, extra –OIL AND FILTER CHANGE – Replace the oil drain plug sealing washer where applicable –FULL DIGITAL VEHICLE INSPECTION W/PICTURES –CHECK AND TOP OFF ALL FLUIDS –VISUAL BRAKE INSPECTION FRONT AND REAR –VISUAL CHECK FOR POSSIBLE OIL LEAKS –INSPECT DRIVE BELTS AND HOSES –INSPECT FRONT/REAR WIPER BLADES –INSPECT THE TIRES AND SET TO PROPER PSI ** –INSPECT THE ENGINE AIR FILTER AND CABIN AIR FILTER –INSPECT FRONT AND REAR SUSPENSION –INSPECT FRONT/REAR STRUTS/SHOCKS –PERFORM EXTERIOR VEHICLE LIGHT INSPECTION –INSPECT CV AXLES/BOOTS/DRIVESHAFT(S) –INSPECT STEERING LINKAGE –RESET SERVICE LIGHT –ROAD TEST VEHICLE –CLEAN WINDSHIELD *** ** TIRE ROTATION ADDITIONAL FEE *** WASH VEHICLE WHEN TIME PERMITS
  • California Recycling Fee
  • Environmental Waste Disposal Fee, EPA ID# CAL000295851
  • FOUND:
  • Inspect the tire PSI and Inflate to Proper Specifications Front __33___PSI Rear__33___PSI
 
SANDY M. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/9/2022

2014 Chevrolet Camaro

Chevrolet Camaro

Mileage
83,861
Service Date
8/5/2022
Services Performed
  • SERVICE THE AIR CONDITIONING SYSTEM AND ADVISE:
  • Visual inspections of the system, test pressures, inspect compressor, belt and clutch operation, add refrigerant and retest Post service center outlet temperature: Post service high side pressure: Post service low side pressure:
  • REPLACE THE SERVICE PORT SCHRADER VALVES
  • THE TESTING FOUND A BROKEN HVAC HEATER VALVE CONTROL CAM
  • HVAC VALVE CONTROL CAM – Remove & Replace – Kit – [Includes: Calibration. Includes: R&I Instrument Panel and Console.]
 
ANTHONY M. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/8/2022

2016 Toyota Tacoma

Toyota Tacoma

Mileage
87,150
Service Date
8/3/2022
Services Performed
  • AAA DISCOUNT REWARDS MEMBER CARD # ……………………………
  • *Inspect engine oil level, condition, and leaks. *Inspect transmission fluid level, condition and leaks. *Inspect differential oil, condition, and leaks. *Inspect coolant level, condition, and leaks. *Inspect external accessory drive belt(s), condition, and tension. *Inspect cooling system hoses. *Inspect brake fluid level, condition, and leaks. *Inspect front and rear brake linings. *Inspect parking brake operations. *Inspect tire pressure and tread conditon. *Inspect universal joints (where applicable). *Inspect CV boot and joints (where applicable). *Inspect spark plugs & secondary ignition system appearance. *Inspect air filter. *Inspect fuel filter external appearance. *Inspect exterior light operations. *Inspect windshield wiper blades and operations. *Inspect windshield washer operations. *Inspect exhaust system. *Inspect steering & suspension system. *Inspect battery & terminal conditions. *Inspect horn operation. *Inspect electric window & lock operations. *Vehicle road test
  • Inspect the tire PSI and Inflate to Proper Specifications Front _____PSI Rear_____PSI
  • FOUND: THE REAR BRAKES ARE OUT OF ADJUSTMENT.
  • CLEAN AND ADJUST THE DRUM BRAKES AS REQUIRED
  • Extract the existing brake fluid, replenish the system with fresh fluid, bleed the system of any air or preexisting brake fluid.
  • Environmental Waste Disposal Fee, EPA ID# CAL000295851
  • Flush the entire power steering fluid system using a chemical solvent to suspend debris and dissolve varnish, refill and bleed the system using modern flushing equipment, add a system conditioner to extend the hydraulic components life and promote smooth operations.
  • Drain or vacuum extract the differential oil as required, refill with the correct oil (does not include removal of the differential cover).
  • Replace the battery as required, reassemble with equipped hold-down hardware.
  • CALIFORNIA LEAD ACID BATTERY FEE
  • Clean the throttle body and butterfly valve, clean the mass air flow sensor, induce a cleaner to service the intake valves, intake plenum, combustion chamber, piston tops, + add a concentrated cleaner to the fuel tank. Take advantage of these cleaning chemicals by filling your fuel tank right away!
 
CLYDE & SALLY C. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/3/2022

2013 Honda Fit

Honda Fit

Mileage
84,504
Service Date
8/2/2022
Services Performed
  • STANDARD SYNTHETIC OIL CHANGE SERVICE: ____ SERVICE LIGHT RESET (This price applies to most cars, SUV's, trucks, and European cars cost extra) ____ LUBE STICKER Quote is for 5 quarts of Multi-grade synthetic motor oil per manufacturer specifications, additional quarts, grades, extra –OIL AND FILTER CHANGE – Replace the oil drain plug sealing washer where applicable –FULL DIGITAL VEHICLE INSPECTION W/PICTURES –CHECK AND TOP OFF ALL FLUIDS –VISUAL BRAKE INSPECTION FRONT AND REAR –VISUAL CHECK FOR POSSIBLE OIL LEAKS –INSPECT DRIVE BELTS AND HOSES –INSPECT FRONT/REAR WIPER BLADES –INSPECT THE TIRES AND SET TO PROPER PSI ** –INSPECT THE ENGINE AIR FILTER AND CABIN AIR FILTER –INSPECT FRONT AND REAR SUSPENSION –INSPECT FRONT/REAR STRUTS/SHOCKS –PERFORM EXTERIOR VEHICLE LIGHT INSPECTION –INSPECT CV AXLES/BOOTS/DRIVESHAFT(S) –INSPECT STEERING LINKAGE –RESET SERVICE LIGHT –ROAD TEST VEHICLE –CLEAN WINDSHIELD *** ** TIRE ROTATION ADDITIONAL FEE *** WASH VEHICLE WHEN TIME PERMITS
  • California Recycling Fee
  • Environmental Waste Disposal Fee, EPA ID# CAL000295851
  • Inspect the tire PSI and Inflate to Proper Specifications Front __32___PSI Rear__33___PSI
  • FOUND: THE REAR BRAKES ARE OUT OF ADJUSTMENT.
  • CLEAN AND ADJUST THE DRUM BRAKES AS REQUIRED
  • This air duct cleaning service has been formulated to kill mold, mildew, fungi, and other mold producing organisms that grow in the air ducts. Induce the anti bacteria deodorizing cleaners on medium heat and allow it to circulate for 10-15 minutes.
  • Rotate the tires front to rear to extend tire life.
 
ELAINE F. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/2/2022

2014 Toyota Camry

Toyota Camry

Mileage
106,139
Service Date
7/27/2022
Services Performed
  • AAA DISCOUNT REWARDS MEMBER CARD # ……………………………
  • INSPECT AND ADVISE:
  • FOUND: THE PARKING BRAKE IS OUT OF ADJUSTMENT.
  • CLEAN AND ADJUST THE DRUM BRAKES AS REQUIRED
  • INSPECT THE SUSPENSION AND STEERING AND ADVISE:
  • Roadtest, inspect the integrity of the steering and suspension components, inspect the front and rear tires, inspect for excessive "play" in the wheel bearings and other related components, and advise: THE INSPECTION CONFIRMED THAT THE LEFT FRONT STRUT IS INTERNALLY BROKEN AND NO LONGER FUNCTIONS AS DESIGNED. THE REAR STRUTS ARE WORN AND VERY WEAK.
  • DISASSEMBLE, REPLACE THE FRONT AND REAR STRUT/COIL SPRING ASSEMBLIES, REASSEMBLE.
  • Inspect and make required adjustments to set "toe", "caster", and "camber" to factory specifications on the front and rear suspension (where applicable). Alignment warranty requires tire rotations and checking tire pressure in accordance with manufacturer's specifications.
  • Inspect the tire PSI and Inflate to Proper Specifications Front _____PSI Rear_____PSI
  • DISASSEMBLE, REPLACE THE RADIATOR ASSEMBLY, REASSEMBLE WITH NEW HOSES, REPLENISH COOLANT, BLEED THE SYSTEM.
  • Environmental Waste Disposal Fee, EPA ID# CAL000295851
  • Clean the battery terminals and cables and connections, reassemble, apply electrical coating if applicable.
 
ROD K. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/28/2022

2013 Lexus GS 350

Lexus GS 350

Mileage
61,111
Service Date
7/25/2022
Services Performed
  • AAA DISCOUNT REWARDS MEMBER CARD # ……………………………
  • Inspect and make required adjustments to set "toe", "caster", and "camber" to factory specifications on the front and rear suspension (where applicable). Alignment warranty requires tire rotations and checking tire pressure in accordance with manufacturer's specifications.
  • Inspect the tire PSI and Inflate to Proper Specifications Front ____33_PSI Rear_33____PSI
 
THEODORE (TED) Z. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/26/2022

2007 Acura TL

Acura TL

Mileage
62,424
Service Date
7/25/2022
Services Performed
  • Service the engine oil and oil filter, lubricate the chassis as applicable, inspect the belts, hoses, and fluid levels, reinspect for oil leaks, inspect the oil level and refill to manufactures specifications.
  • California Recycling Fee
  • Environmental Waste Disposal Fee, EPA ID# CAL000295851
  • USE THE FACTORY RECOMMENDED OIL TYPE AND QUANTITY.
  • BRAKE INSPECTION: Road test vehicle, visually Inspect the front and rear brake linings, brake hoses, and hydraulic components and advise: RF 2 MM, LF 2 MM RR 5 MM LR 5 MM
  • Inspect the tire PSI and Inflate to Proper Specifications Front __33___PSI Rear___33__PSI
 
FRED & SUSAN W. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/25/2022

2017 Ford F-150

Ford F-150

Mileage
30,845
Service Date
7/25/2022
Services Performed
  • AAA DISCOUNT REWARDS MEMBER CARD # ……………………………
  • STANDARD SYNTHETIC BLEND OIL CHANGE SERVICE: ____ SERVICE LIGHT RESET (This price applies to most cars, SUV's, trucks, and European cars cost extra) ____ LUBE STICKER Quote is for 5 quarts of Multi-grade synthetic blend motor oil per manufacturer specifications, additional quarts, grades, or full synthetic oils extra –OIL AND FILTER CHANGE – Replace the oil drain plug sealing washer where applicable –FULL DIGITAL VEHICLE INSPECTION W/PICTURES –CHECK AND TOP OFF ALL FLUIDS –VISUAL BRAKE INSPECTION FRONT AND REAR –VISUAL CHECK FOR POSSIBLE OIL LEAKS –INSPECT DRIVE BELTS AND HOSES –INSPECT FRONT/REAR WIPER BLADES –INSPECT THE TIRES AND SET TO PROPER PSI ** –INSPECT THE ENGINE AIR FILTER AND CABIN AIR FILTER –INSPECT FRONT AND REAR SUSPENSION –INSPECT FRONT/REAR STRUTS/SHOCKS –PERFORM EXTERIOR VEHICLE LIGHT INSPECTION –INSPECT CV AXLES/BOOTS/DRIVESHAFT(S) –INSPECT STEERING LINKAGE –RESET SERVICE LIGHT –ROAD TEST VEHICLE –CLEAN WINDSHIELD *** ** TIRE ROTATION ADDITIONAL FEE *** WASH VEHICLE WHEN TIME PERMITS
  • California Recycling Fee
  • Environmental Waste Disposal Fee, EPA ID# CAL000295851
  • Inspect the tire PSI and Inflate to Proper Specifications Front __35___PSI Rear_35____PSI
  • Rotate the tires front to rear to extend tire life.
  • FOUND:
  • Induce a cleaner to service the intake valves, intake plenum, combustion chamber, piston tops, + add a concentrated cleaner to the fuel tank. Take advantage of these cleaning chemicals by filling your fuel tank right away!
 
VICTORIA O. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/25/2022

2017 Honda CR-V

Honda CR-V

Mileage
51,567
Service Date
7/22/2022
Services Performed
  • AAA DISCOUNT REWARDS MEMBER CARD # ……………………………
  • SERVICE THE AIR CONDITIONING SYSTEM AND ADVISE:
  • Visual inspections of the system, test pressures, inspect compressor, belt and clutch operation, add refrigerant and retest Post service center outlet temperature:54 Post service high side pressure:188 Post service low side pressure:36
  • AIR COND HOSE – DISASSEMBLE, REPLACE THE DISCHARGE HOSE ASSEMBLY, REASSEMBLE, RECHARGE THE SYSTEM.
  • INSPECT THE BRAKE OPERATION FOR PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE.
  • FOUND:
  • Inspect the tire PSI and Inflate to Proper Specifications Front __33__PSI Rear__30___PSI
 
ALANI C. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/25/2022

2014 Jeep Wrangler

Jeep Wrangler

Mileage
62,628
Service Date
7/20/2022
Services Performed
  • AAA DISCOUNT REWARDS MEMBER CARD # ……………………………
  • THE CUSTOMER STATES A CLICKING SOUND AFTER SHUTTING THE ENGINE OFF IS HEARD NEAR THE FAN.
  • SHOCK ABSORBER – Remove & Replace – Both Sides – [DOES NOT include alignment.]
  • SHOCK ABSORBER – Remove & Replace – Both Sides – [DOES NOT include alignment.]
  • STANDARD SYNTHETIC OIL CHANGE SERVICE: ____ SERVICE LIGHT RESET (This price applies to most cars, SUV's, trucks, and European cars cost extra) ____ LUBE STICKER Quote is for 5 quarts of Multi-grade synthetic motor oil per manufacturer specifications, additional quarts, grades, extra –OIL AND FILTER CHANGE – Replace the oil drain plug sealing washer where applicable –FULL DIGITAL VEHICLE INSPECTION W/PICTURES –CHECK AND TOP OFF ALL FLUIDS –VISUAL BRAKE INSPECTION FRONT AND REAR –VISUAL CHECK FOR POSSIBLE OIL LEAKS –INSPECT DRIVE BELTS AND HOSES –INSPECT FRONT/REAR WIPER BLADES –INSPECT THE TIRES AND SET TO PROPER PSI ** –INSPECT THE ENGINE AIR FILTER AND CABIN AIR FILTER –INSPECT FRONT AND REAR SUSPENSION –INSPECT FRONT/REAR STRUTS/SHOCKS –PERFORM EXTERIOR VEHICLE LIGHT INSPECTION –INSPECT CV AXLES/BOOTS/DRIVESHAFT(S) –INSPECT STEERING LINKAGE –RESET SERVICE LIGHT –ROAD TEST VEHICLE –CLEAN WINDSHIELD *** ** TIRE ROTATION ADDITIONAL FEE *** WASH VEHICLE WHEN TIME PERMITS
  • Environmental Waste Disposal Fee, EPA ID# CAL000295851
  • California Recycling Fee
  • FOUND: WE FOUND THE REAR BRAKE LININGS IN NEED OF REPLACEMENT AT THIS TIME WITH NEW BRAKE ROTORS.
  • REMOVE & REPLACE- UPPER AND LOWER BALL JOINTS
  • REMOVE & REPLACE- AIR FILTER
  • Install premium grade brake pad set, clean and lubricate the caliper guides and hardware, inspect the hydraulic system reassemble and make adjustments as required. Remove brake rotors for resurfacing or replacement.
  • WHEEL SEAL – Remove & Replace – Both Sides
  • ENGINE OIL COOLER – Remove & Replace – Housing – [Includes: R&I Intake Manifold Gaskets.]
  • Inspect and make required adjustments to set "toe", "caster", and "camber" to factory specifications on the front and rear suspension (where applicable). Alignment warranty requires tire rotations and checking tire pressure in accordance with manufacturer's specifications.
  • Inspect the tire PSI and Inflate to Proper Specifications Front __37___PSI Rear__37___PSI
 
JERRY & LEAH S. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/25/2022

2012 Acura TL

Acura TL

Mileage
77,419
Service Date
7/20/2022
Services Performed
  • AAA DISCOUNT REWARDS MEMBER CARD # ……………………………
  • INSPECT AND ADVISE: I test drove the vehicle approximately 5 miles with no faults. The customer described symptom, that the brakes being not very responsive and that it feels like there's too much pedal travel was not duplicated on my test drive. I inspected the vehicle and found that the rear brakes have 9 mm or more of brake pad life remaining. I found the front brakes to have 5 mm of brake pad life remaining.
  • FOUND: THE INSPECTION FOUND THAT THE PEDAL TRAVEL IS WITHING FACTORY SPECIFICATIONS. WE FOUND NO OBVIOUS PROBLEMS AT THIS TIME. MONITOR AND ADVISE.
  • Inspect the tire PSI and Inflate to Proper Specifications Front __35___PSI Rear__35___PSI
 
MAHANDER V. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/20/2022

2008 Honda CR-V

Honda CR-V

Mileage
66,600
Service Date
7/20/2022
Services Performed
  • WE FOUND THE POWER STEERING PUMP MAKING EXCESSIVE NOISE WHEN TURNING. WE RECOMMEND TO REPLACE THE POWER STEERING PUMP FOR REPAIR WITH A POWER STEERING FLUID FLUSH.
  • STANDARD SYNTHETIC BLEND OIL CHANGE SERVICE: ____ SERVICE LIGHT RESET (This price applies to most cars, SUV's, trucks, and European cars cost extra) ____ LUBE STICKER Quote is for 5 quarts of Multi-grade synthetic blend motor oil per manufacturer specifications, additional quarts, grades, or full synthetic oils extra –OIL AND FILTER CHANGE – Replace the oil drain plug sealing washer where applicable –FULL DIGITAL VEHICLE INSPECTION W/PICTURES –CHECK AND TOP OFF ALL FLUIDS –VISUAL BRAKE INSPECTION FRONT AND REAR –VISUAL CHECK FOR POSSIBLE OIL LEAKS –INSPECT DRIVE BELTS AND HOSES –INSPECT FRONT/REAR WIPER BLADES –INSPECT THE TIRES AND SET TO PROPER PSI ** –INSPECT THE ENGINE AIR FILTER AND CABIN AIR FILTER –INSPECT FRONT AND REAR SUSPENSION –INSPECT FRONT/REAR STRUTS/SHOCKS –PERFORM EXTERIOR VEHICLE LIGHT INSPECTION –INSPECT CV AXLES/BOOTS/DRIVESHAFT(S) –INSPECT STEERING LINKAGE –RESET SERVICE LIGHT –ROAD TEST VEHICLE –CLEAN WINDSHIELD *** ** TIRE ROTATION ADDITIONAL FEE *** WASH VEHICLE WHEN TIME PERMITS
  • Environmental Waste Disposal Fee, EPA ID# CAL000295851
  • California Recycling Fee
  • FOUND:
  • Install premium grade brake pad set, clean and lubricate the caliper guides and hardware, inspect the hydraulic system reassemble and make adjustments as required. Remove brake rotors for resurfacing or replacement.
  • POWER STEERING PUMP – Remove & Replace
  • Flush the entire power steering fluid system using a chemical solvent to suspend debris and dissolve varnish, refill and bleed the system using modern flushing equipment, add a system conditioner to extend the hydraulic components life and promote smooth operations.
  • Inspect the tire PSI and Inflate to Proper Specifications Front __30___PSI Rear_30___PSI
 
BILL & JAN N. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/20/2022