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2042 Oceanside Blvd
Oceanside, CA 92054

2042 Oceanside Blvd
Oceanside, CA 92054

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Welcome to Lael's International Auto Services

Premium Automotive Service in Oceanside, CA

If you’re looking for auto repair in Oceanside, CA, you’ve found us. Here at Lael's International Auto Services we work hard to earn your trust and loyalty. We know how important it is to find a Oceanside 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 Oceanside, we are totally confident that Lael's International Auto Services is the best option in town!

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Lael's International Auto Services
2042 Oceanside Blvd
Oceanside, CA 92054
(760) 433-5040
Mon-Fri: 7am-6pm
Saturday: By Appointment
Sunday: Closed
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Lael's International Auto Services
2042 Oceanside Blvd
Oceanside, CA 92054
(760) 433-5040
Mon-Fri: 7am-6pm
Saturday: By Appointment
Sunday: Closed
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Why Choose Lael's International Auto Services

For years Lael's International Auto Services has been there for the people of Oceanside. We love what we do, and that basic fact fuels our business. We are dedicated to our customers, and that’s why they stick with us—the best auto repair Oceanside has to offer.

Lael's International Auto Services 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 Lael's International Auto Services the best car service in Oceanside!

  • 24 Month/24,000 Mile Warranty
  • Certified AAA Repair Center
  • ASE Trained Automotive Technicians
  • Serving Oceanside, CA since 1999

The Absolute Best Car Service in Oceanside, CA

What sets Lael's International Auto Services apart from all of the others in Oceanside, CA?

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in Oceanside, 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 Lael's International Auto Services, 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 Oceanside auto repair table.

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

2011 Chevrolet Impala

Chevrolet Impala

Mileage
53,335
Service Date
8/3/2022
Services Performed
  • The vehicle failed the SMOG inspection at this time. The vehicle has according to the underhood label: SFI, HO2S, TWC. The engine test group is: BGMXV03.9055 and has California emissions. The vehicle failed for the monitors not being set. The Oxygen Sensor monitor needs to be set. Return for re-test.
 
CHENG S. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/5/2022

2015 Hyundai Sonata

Hyundai Sonata

Mileage
94,239
Service Date
8/4/2022
Services Performed
  • 40 POINT AAA INSPECTION
  • Confirmed customer concern of the engine has a no crank situation. Tested battery. Battery failed testing and has no charge. Installed a good known battery into vehicle. Vehicle instrument cluster now illuminates. Still no crank. Able to see upper end of engine is partially disassembled. Lifted up valve cover. Found large amounts of sludge in cylinder head. Inspected other parts that were disassembled including the high pressure fuel pump. Components are packed with sludge. Sludge is created by lack of oil changes and heat. Moved vehicle onto lift to make sure the engine turns by hand. Engine is seized. Scanned vehicle. Received codes: P009000, P250100, C164308, B110200, B250200, B160900, B168A00, C110201, P0101, C1127, B111216, B169787. Recommend to start with engine assembly, high pressure fuel pump, spark plugs, belts, etc. CUSTOMER IS DECIDING WHAT TO DO WITH CAR AND HAVING TOWED OUT TODAY 8/4/22
 
RITA M. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/4/2022

2007 Mercedes-Benz C230

Mercedes-Benz C230

Mileage
97,533
Service Date
8/3/2022
Services Performed
  • 40 POINT AAA INSPECTION
  • Confirmed check engine light is illuminated. Scanned vehicle. Received codes: 0814, 0856, 0810, D409, 062F, D40B, 0513, 9114, 9115, 911A, 9128, 913D, C1122, C1112, C1102, C1707, C1210, C1142, P1861, P2000, B1460, B1010, B120B, B1049, B1050, B1051, B1040, B1026, B1031, B1029, B01042, B01043, B01044, B01078, B01089, B010A1, B01065, B01090, B01091, 9062H/36962, 9001, 9061H/36961, 9060H/36960, 9066H/36966, 90D1, 90D7H/37079, 9024, 9035, P0410. Inspected secondary air system. No visual faults found. Performed bi-directional testing on secondary air pump. Pump does not activate. Tested power and ground signal from air pump relay. Pump is receiving signal. Recommend to start with Secondary air pump. Then re-test secondary air system for proper operation. According to the vehicle. Service B is past due. Receive information from customer when the last oil change and filter service was received.
  • Replaced secondary air pump. Performed bi-directional testing on pump. Pump currently operates. Cleared all codes in all modules.
  • While performing oil change on vehicle found the oil filter cap to be loose. Found all seals on the oil filter cap to be rock hard and has not been changed for a long time with oil changes that is required to be replaced with a new filter. Found the engine oil drain plug to not have a crush washer on plug. Cleaned engine areas of oil leaks. Installed engine oil dye into engine. Ran vehicle for 30 mins. No signs of dye at this time. Recommend vehicle return in 500 miles to re-inspect for oil leaks.
  • Change oil and oil filter. Check air filter and breather filter. Top off all fluid levels and set tire pressures. Preform basic Vehicle inspection OIL LEVEL WHEN CAR CAME IN ___1/2 QT LOW____
 
MARGARET M. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/3/2022

2012 Mercedes-Benz GL350

Mercedes-Benz GL350

Mileage
188,473
Service Date
7/22/2022
Services Performed
  • Confirmed customer concern of the check engine light illuminated on the dash panel. Test drove vehicle and confirmed no drive ability concerns with the engine or transmission at this time. Scanned vehicle. Received codes under manufacturer specific: 111500, 900516, 900D, 901D, 9177, 916B, 90D2, 9005, 9010, 550400, 580400, 9006, 9012, A10D1C. Global OBDII: P2459. Inspected freeze frame data. Inspected live stream data. DPF differential pressure sensor, boost pressure, intake pressure sensor, exhaust temperature sensors, charge temperature sensor, intake air temperature sensor. All numbers are in correct parameters. Ash content is in correct parameters. Due to the numbers, I have no recommendations for parts replacement at this time. The vehicle needs to do a regeneration. For the regeneration to occur, the vehicle needs to be driven at freeway speeds for at least 45 minutes to an hour. The system needs to get hot under load while driving to start the regeneration process.
  • Confirmed customer concern. Performed shake down test on front suspension. Found lower control arm rear bushings are torn and have major play. Recommend to START here!!! with alignment. Vehicle may need more, but can physically see bushing failure.
  • Vehicle has service that is due. See Revisions.
  • CONTROL ARM – Remove & Replace – Lower,One Side – [DOES NOT include alignment.]
  • CONTROL ARM – Remove & Replace – Lower,One Side – [DOES NOT include alignment.]
  • Road test vehicle. Check all suspension and steering parts for wear. Check tire pressure and condition. Check riding height. Check caster and camber angles and adjust as required. Check and set toe-in as required. Center steering wheel. TIRES SHOWING ABNORMAL WEAR?
  • Road test vehicle. Check all suspension and steering parts for wear. Check tire pressure and condition. Check riding height. Check caster and camber angles and adjust as required. Check and set toe-in as required. Center steering wheel. TIRES SHOWING ABNORMAL WEAR?
  • Install chassis ears to top strut mount right inner fender lower part of air strut inner lower outer fender sway bar links. And with each clip are color coordinated and the strongest sound of any noise coming from the right front top strut mount and on the strut itself is where the noise is predominantly louder.
  • SHOCK &/OR STRUT ASSEMBLY – Remove & Install or Remove & Replace – One Side – [DOES NOT include alignment.]
 
Darko R. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/22/2022

2004 Audi A6

Audi A6

Mileage
133,670
Service Date
7/21/2022
Services Performed
  • THERMOSTAT – Remove & Replace – V6,Twin Turbocharger – [Includes: R&I Timing Belt.]
 
AL A. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/21/2022

2011 Toyota Yaris

Toyota Yaris

Mileage
138,531
Service Date
7/5/2022
Services Performed
  • CHECK ENGINE OIL LEAKS . FOUND BAD ENGINE OIL LEAKS . CAP ON VALVE COVER NOT INSTALL ON VALVE COVER .. NEEDS VALVE COVER GASKET REPLACE , RIGHT LOWER CONTROL ARM OIL IN LOWER CONTROL ARM BUSHINGS , AND NEEDS ALTENATOR BELT NOISE ..
  • REPLACE LEAKING VALVE COVER GASKET
  • CLEAN ENGINE TOP AND BOTTOM . ROAD TEST
  • REPLACE ALTERNATOR BELT NOISE
 
Ellainne W. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/14/2022

2013 Nissan Sentra

Nissan Sentra

Mileage
27,232
Service Date
7/8/2022
Services Performed
  • 40 POINT AAA INSPECTION
  • Change oil and oil filter. Check air filter and breather filter. Top off all fluid levels and set tire pressures. Preform basic Vehicle inspection OIL LEVEL WHEN CAR CAME IN ___FULL________________
 
JULIE S. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/9/2022

2004 Toyota Sienna

Toyota Sienna

Mileage
287,537
Service Date
7/5/2022
Services Performed
  • FOUND WHAT SOUNDS LIKE THE AXLES POPPING WHEN TURNING. COULD POSSIBLY BE THE RACK AND PINON. ALSO FOUND RACK IS LEAKING AND LOWER CONTROL ARM BUSHINGS TORN.
  • DOES THE VEHICLE PULL ____________ WHICH WAY _______________ IS THERE ANY VIBRATION _____________ IN THE STEERING WHEEL OR THE BODY ________________
 
VICTOR M. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/5/2022

2010 Honda Accord

Honda Accord

Mileage
97,233
Service Date
6/27/2022
Services Performed
  • FOUND DRIVERS DOOR LOCK ACTUATOR FAILED INTERNALLY. RECOMMEND: DRIVERS DOOR LOCK ACTUATOR (DOOR LATCH)
  • REPLACED DRIVERS DOOR LOCK ACTUATOR, FUNCTIONAL CHECK GOOD.
 
Gabriella S. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/1/2022

2017 Hyundai Santa Fe

Hyundai Santa Fe

Mileage
65,826
Service Date
6/27/2022
Services Performed
  • Performed 40 point AAA inspection
  • Change oil and oil filter. Check air filter and breather filter. Top off all fluid levels and set tire pressures. Preform basic Vehicle inspection OIL LEVEL WHEN CAR CAME IN __half-court no performed oil change topped off all fluids _________________
  • DOES THE VEHICLE PULL ____________ WHICH WAY _______________ IS THERE ANY VIBRATION _____________ IN THE STEERING WHEEL OR THE BODY ________________ tire rotation per customer's request
 
VIRGINIA G. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/27/2022

2010 Ford Mustang

Ford Mustang

Mileage
166,064
Service Date
6/24/2022
Services Performed
  • 40 POINT AAA INSPECTION
  • DOES THE A/C BLOW WARM OR COLD ______COLD/WARM________ PREFORMED A/C SYSTEN EVAC, Record the amount of Freon before_____1.24 LBS___and after A/c service___1.31 LBS____ VENT TEMPERATURE:Before _48 DEG_____After___45 DEG___ LOW PRESSURE READINGS: Before __32____After__28____ HIGH PRESSURE READINGS: Before __195____After__45____
  • CUSTOMER STATES A/C SEEMS TO BE BOUNCING BACK AND FORTH BETWEEN COLS AND WARM AIR ADVISE FOUND A/C CHARGE GOOD NO LEAKS. FOUND CODES: P0401 EGR INSUFFICIENT FLOW P0455 EVAP CONTROL SYSTEM LEAK P061B INTERNAL CONTROL MODULE TORQUE CALCULATION PERFORMANCE RECOMMEND LEVEL 2 DIAGNOSTICS
  • CONFIRMED CUSTOMER CONCERN, CAR STALLED SEVERAL TIMES IN SERVICE BAY. NO CODES RECORDED DURING MALFUNCTION. ALSO NOTED A/C DID NOT WORK AT TIME OF FAILURE. PERFORMED WIGGLE TEST ON HARNESS. NO FAULTS FOUND AT THIS TIME PERFORMING WIGGLE TEST. PERFORMED FUEL PRESSURE TEST WHILE STALLING. NO LOSS OF PRESSURE AT THIS TIME. USED THERMAL IMAGER ON PCM. FOUND PCM TO BE OVERHEATING. COOLED PCM DOWN AND RE-TESTED. PCM SHUTS DOWN WHEN OVERHEATING INTERNALLY. THIS CONCLUDES FAILURE OF THE PCM. RECOMMEND PCM TO START WITH, THEN RE-TEST TO CONFIRM CUSTOMER CONCERN IS FIXED.
 
NANCY D. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/24/2022

2012 Nissan Versa

Nissan Versa

Mileage
95,267
Service Date
6/23/2022
Services Performed
  • 40 POINT AAA INSPECTION
  • Change oil and oil filter. Check air filter and breather filter. Top off all fluid levels and set tire pressures. Preform basic Vehicle inspection OIL LEVEL WHEN CAR CAME IN ___________________
  • TRANSMISSION OIL PAN &/OR GASKET – Remove & Replace – Hatchback,Automatic Trans
  • EXCESSIVE CARBON BUILD UP
 
Arthur R. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/24/2022

Services:

  • Brakes & Brake Repair
  • Oil Changes
  • Tires & Tire Repair
  • Mufflers & Exhaust
  • Check Engine Light
  • Belts & Hoses
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Lael's International Auto Services
2042 Oceanside Blvd
Oceanside, CA 92054
(760) 433-5040