Auto Service in Escondido, CA

Full-Service Auto Repair Facility–Alternative Automotive

Accurate Engine Diagnostics

Take care of your vehicle by letting our qualified team have a look under the hood. We’re here for more than just fixing breakdowns and performing repair services. That all is important, but there’s a better way. Alternative Automotive in Escondido, CA wants you to avoid costly repairs altogether. It’s possible! All we need is your trust and your vehicle, and we can show you how. It all starts with a careful and consistent maintenance service plan. This gives us the opportunity to identify potential problems before they become repair needs down the road. The most important maintenance service is the oil change and it protects your engine’s performance and longevity.

We’ll design a service plan that’s perfectly-suited for you and your vehicle. We consider your vehicle’s age, your driving habits, and the manufacturer’s recommendations. Come to us for tune-ups, engine diagnostics, computer diagnostics, fluid services, oil filter changes, safety inspections, and more. Normal road travel will cause wear-and-tear that leads to repairs and breakdowns. Keeping your vehicle on a consistent service plan gives us the opportunity to save you time, money, and stress. Timing is everything when it comes to any of your auto services. You can prevent many performance issues just by adhering to an appropriate service plan.

State-of-the-Art Tools & Equipment

Thorough engine analyses and inspections may not be enough to prevent some repair needs. We promise to be there when and if that day arrives. Every automotive repair service starts with an accurate diagnosis. Our advanced equipment and certified technicians are able to find out exactly what’s wrong with your vehicle’s systems. Malfunctions can be misdiagnosed and lead to unnecessary repairs. We know that our customers do not have time or money to waste. That’s why we only provide accurate diagnostics and keep you on the shortest and most affordable path to recovery. Alternative Automotive is able to handle any of your vehicle’s components–from bumper-to-bumper.

Save yourself time, money, and stress by coming to us first for your check engine light diagnosis. You can be confident that your vehicle’s repairs are correct because we use the latest technologies and service techniques. We’ll get to the bottom of whatever is causing a problem with your vehicle’s systems–engine, mechanical, or electrical. Pay attention to the early warning signs and respond quickly to any performance issue. Bring your engine repairs, brake repairs, transmission services, exhaust system repairs, air conditioning repairs, steering and suspension repairs, and much more. We’ll have you back on the road in no time, after our accurate diagnoses and complete auto repairs.

Schedule Your Auto Service Today!

If you’ve been dealing with a performance issue for a while, are due for schedule maintenance, or need a tire repaired, today’s the day to let us take care of it for you. Delaying auto services can do extensive damage to your vehicle. Owners are usually unaware of what’s happening under the hood, until it’s too late. Avoid costly repairs and breakdowns by visiting the expert techs at Alternative Automotive. Give us a call today at 760-480-0851 to schedule an auto service appointment. Next time you’re in the area of our shop, feel free to stop by. To save yourself some time, you can schedule service right now using our convenient online scheduling system.


What We Do

We offer full service auto repair & maintenance

Suspension Repair

Did that little light just pop onto your dashboard?

Auto A/C Repair

Did that little light just pop onto your dashboard?

Auto Electrical Repair

Did that little light just pop onto your dashboard?

Check Engine Light

Did that little light just pop onto your dashboard?


Brakes wear out over time requiring service


The transmission is complicated and important components of your car


Brakes wear out over time requiring service

Exhaust Repair

The transmission is complicated and important component of your car


Tire Sales & Service--Alternative Automotive

Schedule Your Appointment Today

Your Automotive Repair & Maintenance Service Specialist

Call: 1-760-480-0851


Our Services

Below are some of the many auto repair services we offer:

  • FREE Loaner Cars
  • FREE Shuttle Service
  • General Auto Repair & Maintenance
  • Transmission Repair & Replacement
  • Manufacturer Recommended Service
  • Brake Repair and Replacement
  • Air Conditioning A/C Repair
  • Tire Repair and Replacement
  • Fuel System Repair
  • Exhaust System Repair
  • Engine Cooling System Maintenance
  • Electrical Diagnostics
  • Starting and Charging Repair
  • Wheel Alignment
  • CV Axles
  • Computer Diagnostic Testing
  • Vehicle Preventative Maintenance
  • Hybrid Service and Repair
  • Tune Up
  • Oil Change
  • Brake Job / Brake Service
  • Engine Cooling System Flush & Repair
  • Steering and Suspension Work

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