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"Lael and his crew are top notch! They have been our mechanic for the past few years for our old Honda Accord. Lael is always honest and super helpful. Recently we ran into some problems with our car and had it towed into Lael's shop. My husband is deployed right now and car trouble was the last thing I needed on my plate! Lael took great care of me, fixed the car right up and even personally delivered the car back to me at my house so I wouldn't have to juggle how to get the car picked up. I highly recommend him to any military families in the Oceanside area looking for an affordable, honest and personal mechanic!"

— Google User

"ALWAYS EXCELLENT CUSTOMER SERVICE!! A new car battery installed at Lael's in 2015 recently began losing its charge. At short notice, Lael diagnosed the faulty unit, exchanged it for a new one and gave me a print-out showing that my car's charging system was working as it should be. Lael had me back on the road in less than 30 minutes with no questions asked!

I take both of my cars to Lael's International Automotive for their service requirements because of his expertise, fair prices and dependable customer service. I'll be back..."

— Google User

"Lael's is the best. The staff here is very friendly, professional, knowledgable & honest-to-the-point. I can have peace of mind that my vehicle that carries my precious cargo is in good hands. Thank you Lael & Staff for always providing great & fast service when I need it."

— Yelp User

"I had my car repaired by an unnamed shop in Oceanside. While driving on a family trip a week later, the same problem reappeared. When I was able to return home, I took my car to Lael's International Auto Services in Oceanside (a AAA-certified shop) for a diagnosis. He found the underlying cause of the problem quickly and was able to do the repair the same day. I really appreciated the prompt and friendly service. I was treated like I was a long-time customer (this was my first visit but certainly won't be the last!) and, 3 months later, the car has had no further issues. I highly recommend Lael's International Auto Services."

— Yellow Pages User

"The staff is incredibly polite and professional. They go above and beyond for sure! I would not hesitate to take my car or recommend anyone taking their car here. They know their stuff and are happy to accommodate. These guys are simply amazing."

— Google User

"Honest and Best Advice - Had my car towed to Lael's because that's the only place I trust. They ended up not charging me for the diagnosis and gave me great advice on how to deal with the issue, which saved me thousands of dollars. Honest and the best shop!!!"

— SureCritic User

"Great experience arising from a bad situation! Shop is clean, employees are friendly and knowledgeable. I am very hesitant to allow "strangers" to work on my car. The shop cleanliness, employee friendliness, BMW posters, AAA Approved, and overall positive Yelp reviews brought me to ease quickly. Expectations were set for the repair and my vehicle was ready as stated."

— Yelp User

"AAA gave three places I could have my car towed to. I called all three. You could tell from the minute I called that the staff at Lael's was friendly and really interested in helping you out. Upon getting my car dropped off Lael diagnosed the problem within a couple of minutes. I had my car back within hours."

"These guys were great. Came here to have my car diagnosed and fixed and they were super helpful and friendly. I'll go back in the future and would recommend these guys to friends. Great service!"

— Google User

"It's refreshing to experience professionals that are out to build a solid customer base instead of trying to turn a quick buck. Quality work and diagnostic. I would recommend to anyone."

— Google User

"This man is amazing. He is so giving and kind and knows what hes doing. Hes very informative. He also works with alot of nonprofit organizations. This man goes above and beyond his job description. If he sees you in need he'll do his best to help you. Hes great with every type of motor out there. Hes also a sweet caring individual. If i could i would only ever go to him. There need to be more people/mechanics out there like lael. The world would be a much better place. I suggest always coming to him first before shopping around. You will not be disappointed. Thank you for being such an amazing individual!!!"

— Yelp User

"Great Car Service Professionals - Always up front about cost. They will tell you what service can wait until the next time if you are in a hurry or tight on cash."

— SureCritic User

"Excellent Repair/Service - Lael's is one of the best repair services I've ever been to - they explain the problems in easy to understand detail, make repair recommendations based on what makes sense for your car and cost. Lael's is very knowledgeable about many makes of cars, but especially BMW's. Lael's customer service is excellent. I will only take my BMW to Lael's for repair and service, they are simply the best."

— SureCritic User

"Very friendly staff. I have been coming to lael since 2008. Since then we had multiple BMW's Chevy, scion and Hyundai. This guy knows what's going on . I think they have car whisperers ;-) always got great service always got my cars fixed quickly. Will definitely continue to go there. These guys rock."

— Google User

"Excellent, personalised service every step of the way and a great product in the end. Pricing is also very reasonable. Took my car in for a clutch replacement in the morning and it was done the same day with no hassel or regret. I would recommend them to anyone."

— Google User

"We chose Lael's because of the Auto Club referral and we love it. Great work. Ethical, efficient, speedy and correct work done. I recommend Lael's to anyone who asks."

— SureCritic User

"I have been going to Lael's for over 7 years now and it's the only place I would trust with my cars. Fair prices, excellent customer service and gives you great advice to help to save $$$. They always go above and beyond while keeping the cost down."

— Yelp User