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565 Westlake St Ste 200C
Encinitas, CA 92024-3763

565 Westlake St Ste 200C
Encinitas, CA 92024-3763

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Welcome to Brad's Foreign and Domestic

Premium Automotive Service in Encinitas, CA

If you’re looking for auto repair in Encinitas, CA, you’ve found us. Here at Brad's Foreign and Domestic we work hard to earn your trust and loyalty. We know how important it is to find a Encinitas car service you can rely on, so your satisfaction is our top priority each and every day.

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 Encinitas, we are totally confident that Brad's Foreign and Domestic is the best option in town!

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Brad's Foreign and Domestic
565 Westlake St Ste 200C
Encinitas, CA 92024-3763
(760) 753-6217
Mon-Fri: 7:30am-5pm
Sat-Sun: Closed
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Brad's Foreign and Domestic
565 Westlake St Ste 200C
Encinitas, CA 92024-3763
(760) 753-6217
Mon-Fri: 7:30am-5pm
Sat-Sun: Closed
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COVID-19 UPDATE:

We’re open and operating safely on weekdays from 8am to 5pm. 

Your health is our upmost importance, we understand your car care needs are essential these days so we are now offering:

  • seat covers
  • disinfecting wipes
  • a drop off service 
  • contact less payments by phone

Please Note: our waiting area is currently closed along with our shuttle service. We have outdoor seating set up for those who are waiting. For questions please call (760) 753-6217, we’re here to help and proud to safely service all of your automotive needs! 

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Why Choose Brad's Foreign and Domestic

We’ve been serving the North County San Diego area for over 30 years. We know your vehicle is an important aspect of your daily life here in Southern California; our goal is to make any auto maintenance and repairs as easy & stress-free as possible. Our team of ASE Certified automotive technicians is dedicated to quality work and customer satisfaction.

Whether you need scheduled maintenance, a tune-up, a brake service, a transmission service or a diagnosis on a “check engine light” we are here to help. We’re ASE certified and AAA approved so we are equipped to handle not only your personal vehicle but your business fleet as well.

Brad's Foreign and Domestic was founded on the basic idea that everyone deserves respect. It is our mission to treat each person that comes through our door with dignity and sensitivity. We believe this attention to detail has paid off by providing us with our loyal, friendly family of customers. That’s what makes Brad's Foreign and Domestic the best car service in Encinitas!

  • 24 Month/24,000 Mile Warranty
  • Lifetime Warranty on Brake Pads & Shoes
  • Trained Automotive Technicians
  • Serving Encinitas, CA since 1990

The Absolute Best Car Service in Encinitas, CA

What sets Brad's Foreign and Domestic apart from all of the others in Encinitas, CA?

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in Encinitas, 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 Brad's Foreign and Domestic, 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 Encinitas auto repair table.

Time: We take the time we need to provide you with top quality car service in Encinitas, 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

2009 Smart Fortwo

Smart Fortwo

Mileage
118,978
Service Date
7/16/2021
Services Performed
  • Change engine oil and filter. Check fluids, condition and levels. Fill as needed. Check and correct tire pressure. Check brakes. Check battery.
  • OIS SMOG TEST
  • CABIN AIR FILTER – Remove & Replace
  • AIR CLEANER ELEMENT – Remove & Replace
 
David & Vicky B. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/17/2021

2018 BMW 530i

BMW 530i

Mileage
34,174
Service Date
7/15/2021
Services Performed
  • Change engine oil and filter. Check fluids, condition and levels. Fill as needed. Check and correct tire pressure. Check brakes. Check battery.
 
Liza & Steve N. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/15/2021

2015 Toyota Sienna

Toyota Sienna

Mileage
98,438
Service Date
7/7/2021
Services Performed
  • Change engine oil and filter. Check fluids, condition and levels. Fill as needed. Check and correct tire pressure. Check brakes. Check battery.
  • Inspect hoses and clamps. Pressure test cooling system. Drain and refill with new Coolant.
  • Tire Rotation.
 
John & Millie H. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/8/2021

2013 MINI Cooper

MINI Cooper

Mileage
95,261
Service Date
6/18/2021
Services Performed
  • OIS SMOG TEST
  • Check oil level
 
Linda B. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/19/2021

2005 Nissan Xterra

Nissan Xterra

Mileage
178,539
Service Date
6/17/2021
Services Performed
  • OIS SMOG TEST
 
Ken B. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/18/2021

2004 Toyota Tundra

Toyota Tundra

Mileage
117,428
Service Date
6/7/2021
Services Performed
  • Remove and reinstall four wheels and rear brake drums to inspect brake condition. Inspect entire system for leaks.
  • Includes: Removing & Replacing Front Brake Pads, Machine and/or Replace Front Rotors, Clean & Lube Brake Calipers, Add brake fluid or bleed if necessary
  • Inspect all hydraulic line and hoses. Inspect calipers and wheel cylinders. Inspect master cylinder and cap. Flush entire brake system including master cylinder, calipers, wheel cylinders until clean.
  • Clean and Adjust Drum Brake s
 
Steve R. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/7/2021

2004 Ford Excursion

Ford Excursion

Mileage
264,922
Service Date
4/8/2021
Services Performed
  • Identify refrigerant. Evacuate system. Vacuum test system. Recharge system and check for leaks. Check system performance. High ____Low___Temp____ Inspect belts and lines.
  • SERPENTINE BELT TENSIONER – Remove & Replace
 
Karen B. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/9/2021

2005 Toyota Sequoia

Toyota Sequoia

Mileage
159,408
Service Date
4/2/2021
Services Performed
  • Check fluid level and condition,
  • Repair wires under manifold that go to knock sensors
  • scan pcm code p0333 bank 2 knock sensor fault. knock sensor under intake manifold check power and ground to sensor on engine wiring harness ok. there is evidence of rodents need to remove intake and check wiring.
  • Tire Rotation.
 
Bob & Heather R. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/3/2021

2014 BMW 335i

BMW 335i

Mileage
60,684
Service Date
3/25/2021
Services Performed
  • BATTERY – Remove & Replace
  • CABIN AIR FILTER – Remove & Replace
  • Change engine oil and filter. Check fluids, condition and levels. Fill as needed. Check and correct tire pressure. Check brakes. Check battery.
  • Check burning smell
  • SPARK PLUGS – REPLACE – [Replace Spark Plugs at approximately 60000 miles or at every 4th engine oil service.]
  • Tested Battery
 
Liza & Steve N. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/27/2021

2010 Toyota Highlander

Toyota Highlander

Mileage
82,762
Service Date
3/16/2021
Services Performed
  • Change engine oil and filter. Check fluids, condition and levels. Fill as needed. Check and correct tire pressure. Check brakes. Check battery.
 
Marybeth S. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/16/2021

2007 Volvo S40

Volvo S40

Mileage
141,237
Service Date
3/3/2021
Services Performed
  • (Combination) – AXLE SHAFT BOOT – Remove & Replace Both,Inner & Outer,Front Axle
  • (Combination) – AXLE SHAFT BOOT – Remove & Replace Inner or Outer,Front Axle
  • (Combination) – CRANKSHAFT SPROCKET – Remove & Replace
  • (Combination) – TIMING BELT TENSIONER – Remove & Replace
  • (Combination) – WATER PUMP – Remove & Replace
  • AXLE SHAFT ASSEMBLY – Remove & Install or Remove & Replace – Left,Front Axle – [NOTE: For Independent Suspension Type Axles, Axle Shaft Assembly consists of Axle Shaft, Boots and Joints.]
  • AXLE SHAFT ASSEMBLY – Remove & Install or Remove & Replace – Right,Front Axle – [NOTE: For Independent Suspension Type Axles, Axle Shaft Assembly consists of Axle Shaft, Boots and Joints.]
  • Change engine oil and filter. Check fluids, condition and levels. Fill as needed. Check and correct tire pressure. Check brakes. Check battery.
  • Drain Cooling System. Treat with BG Chemical and flush. Fill with frfesh Coolant.
  • Leaking Fluids
  • Need all boots to be replaced
  • Need T connector
  • OIS SMOG TEST
  • Open trunk from inside repair broken wire, Install truck trunk shocks
  • OUTPUT SHAFT SEAL – Remove & Replace – FWD Left
  • Possible broken wire
  • Power system service urgent notification
  • TIMING BELT – Remove & Replace
 
Mark D. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/3/2021

2017 Honda CR-V

Honda CR-V

Mileage
50,125
Service Date
3/1/2021
Services Performed
  • VALVE CLEARANCE – ADJUST – w/o Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment – [Adjust only if noisy.] FLUID & LUBRICANT LEVELS – INSPECT – w/o Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment BRAKE HOSES & LINES – INSPECT – w/o Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment – [Check the master cylinder and ABS/VSA modulator-control unit for damage and leakage.] DRIVESHAFT/PROPELLER SHAFT DUST BOOTS – INSPECT – w/o Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment – [Check boots for cracks and boot bands for tightness.] EXHAUST SYSTEM – INSPECT – w/o Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment – [Check catalytic converter heat shields, exhaust pipes, and muffler for damage, leaks, and tightness. NOTE: According to state and federal regulations, failure to do this maintenance item will not void the customer's emissions warranties. However, Honda recommends that all maintenance services be done at the recommended interval, to ensure long-term reliability.] FRONT BRAKE SYSTEM – INSPECT – w/o Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment – [Check pads and discs for wear (thickness), damage, and cracks. Check calipers for damage, leaks, and tightness of mounting bolts.] FUEL LINES & CONNECTIONS – INSPECT – w/o Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment – [Check for loose connections, cracks, and deterioration; retighten loose connections and replace damaged parts. NOTE: According to state and federal regulations, failure to do this maintenance item will not void the customer's emissions warranties. However, Honda recommends that all maintenance services be done at the recommended interval, to ensure long-term reliability.] PARKING BRAKE – INSPECT – w/o Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment REAR BRAKE SYSTEM – INSPECT – w/o Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment – [Check pads and discs for wear (thickness), damage, and cracks. Check calipers for damage, leaks, and tightness of mounting bolts.] STEERING GEAR/RACK – INSPECT – w/o Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment – [Check steering linkage. Check fluid lines for damage or leaks.] STEERING RACK BOOTS – INSPECT – w/o Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment – [Check boots for damage and leaking grease. Check fluid lines for damage or leaks.] SUSPENSION COMPONENTS – INSPECT – w/o Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment – [Check bolts for tightness. Check condition of ball joint boots for deterioration and damage] TIE ROD ENDS – INSPECT – w/o Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment ENGINE OIL – REPLACE – w/o Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment ENGINE OIL FILTER – REPLACE – w/o Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment MAINTENANCE MINDER LIGHT – RESET – w/o Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment – [Reset the Maintenance Minder Light after every service is performed. If the Light is reset without performing a service, the system will not show the proper maintenance intervals. This can lead to serious mechanical problems because you will no longer have an accurate record of when maintenance is needed.]
  • VALVE CLEARANCE – ADJUST – w/o Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment w/Valve Adjustment – […]

Services:

  • Brakes & Brake Repair
  • Oil Changes
  • Tires & Tire Repair
  • Mufflers & Exhaust
  • Check Engine Light
  • Belts & Hoses
  • And Much More...
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Brad's Foreign and Domestic
565 Westlake St Ste 200C
Encinitas, CA 92024-3763
(760) 753-6217