I have been going to Import Automotive for years. I've been there with an Audi I've been there with a Kia. I recommended them to my mom who has a BMW, so she is also now a long time customer as well. They give good advice and do great work for keeping your car in top shape for miles and miles.

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Kyra Roghair

Palm Springs Auto Repair

At Import Automotive, we’ve been servicing and repairing vehicles in beautiful Palm Springs, California for over 40 years. We are a family-owned, family-operated auto repair shop, and we pride ourselves on our dependable, top-notch service. We stand behind our automotive work, and we always strive to exceed your expectations – whether you’re here for a simple oil change or an extensive car repair service. Our knowledgeable, hard-working staff always delivers five-star service to our valued customers. Our Bosch Authorized Service facility is licensed, insured, and AAA-approved, so you can rest assured that your vehicle is always in the best hands.

We are proud to be a Bosch Authorized Service facility. Our ASE-certified technicians exhibit the invaluable qualities of integrity, professionalism, and expertise. When our customers return for all their automotive needs, we know we’ve accomplished our goal – treating you like a member of our very own family.


Whether you’re stopping in for regular vehicle maintenance or coming to us with car trouble, you’ll quickly realize you’ve come to the right place. No job is too big or small for our incredible team to handle. It can be tough to find an honest and knowledgeable mechanic near you, but you’ll find just that at Import Automotive – your one-stop local automotive shop.

Radiator & Cooling System Service

Our expert automotive mechanics suggest a routine radiator flush every 15,000 miles. We also offer all types of repairs, cooling system inspections, and radiator inspections. From oxidation or corrosion, leaking or low fluid, water pump problems, dry rotted or cracked hoses, and beyond, our team of auto repair specialists will have your system working properly in a hurry.

Auto Air Conditioning

Look no further than Import Automotive, your local auto repair service destination, for all your air conditioning service and repair needs. In California, car air conditioning is essential. Whether your A/C needs to be recharged, you need some freon, or your air conditioner has stopped working altogether, our auto mechanics will work to get your system working properly.

Auto Glass Repair

Driving can be a dangerous task. From pebbles and rocks to rogue construction materials and beyond, your car’s glass is at risk for damage every day. Cracks and chips in your windshield or windows can pose a hazard to you and anyone who rides in your vehicle. Not to worry – our expert repair technicians will take care of all the replacements and repairs you need, and you’ll be back on the road in a hurry!

Shocks & Struts Service

Struts and shocks are responsible for keeping your car driving comfortably and smoothly, and they experience a great deal of wear and tear on a daily basis. We recommend a yearly strut and shock inspection as part of your regular automotive maintenance. Top-notch auto repair in Palm Springs is easy to find at Import Automotive! Our strut and shock replacement and repair are unmatched.

Oil, Lube & Filter Changes

Every car owner should be familiar with the importance of routine auto maintenance. Oil changes are chief among those critical auto maintenance tasks, keeping your car at its healthiest and your engine running properly. Based on factors like your car’s age, the type of oil it requires, and the conditions you drive in, we recommend oil changes every 5,000-7,500 miles. Our Palm Springs oil change services include synthetic, high-mileage, and conventional oil changes. Give yourself and your car the gift of exceptional auto care at your local auto repair shop – Import Automotive!

Brake Service

Annual brake service is an important part of proper automotive maintenance. If you’re experiencing trouble stopping, your brakes make a squeaking or grinding sound, your vehicle wobbles at high speeds, your car tends to pull to one side while you’re driving, or you have a shaky steering wheel, your brakes could be the culprit. Proper brake repair or brake replacement is important for your own safety.

Our Palm Springs brake service experts will diagnose the problem, speak to you about your options, and get to work repairing your vehicle to get you safely back on the road. Our extensive brake service menu includes system service, brake replacement, pads, rotors, fluid service, and drums. Palm Springs brake repair professionals are just around the corner. Import Automotive is proud to provide the most reliable and thorough brake repair in Palm Springs.

Engine Repair & Replacement

Nobody ever wants to hear that their car’s engine is in trouble. Luckily, our skilled Palm Springs mechanic staff is ready for any challenges your car might throw their way! If you’re searching for a local automobile mechanic who can do it all, you’ll find the best mechanics in Palm Springs at Import Automotive. Proper automotive care begins and ends with your engine. Speak to our auto service team about engine rebuilds, preventative maintenance, diagnostics, replacements, repairs, and more!

Transmission Repair & Replacement

Import Automotive, your favorite Palm Springs auto repair shop, offers full-service transmission replacement, maintenance, and repair. From routine transmission service to complicated repairs, fluid service to manual transmission repair work, our certified technicians will walk you through every step of the process. A comprehensive service offering makes our transmission shop the go-to destination for auto repair service in Palm Springs.

Tire Replacement

See your trusty Palm Springs tire specialists for rotate and balance services, flat tire repairs, tire replacements, and beyond! Quality tires are important for your safety. Your favorite mechanic in Palm Springs awaits at Import Automotive, where you’ll find all the tire services you need to get your car rolling once again.

Import Automotive is proud to be your go-to service and automotive repair center. We provide a large variety of other auto repair services near you, including:

  • Auto Electric
  • Clutches
  • Fluid Exchanges
  • CV Joints
  • Alternators
  • Control Arms
  • Power Steering
  • Catalytic Converters
  • Chassis & Suspension
  • Custom Exhaust
  • Oil Changes
  • Axle Replacement & Repair
  • Fuel Injectors
  • And MORE!