When it comes to your BMW, Mercedes Benz, or Porsche finding the right Shop with experienced technicians and superior Service may be a challenge. Bruce Powers, Johnny Germain, and Phil O’Ferrell have managed to bring the two together. Autowerkes is a personalized, full-service shop for the Maintenance, Repair, and Service of Porsche, BMW, Mercedes, and Mini Cooper vehicles for over 36 years serving Huntington Beach, Newport Beach, Seal Beach, Irvine, and the greater Orange County Area. Bruce, Phil, and Johnny have over 100 years of combined Automotive Experience.
Why come to Autowerkes versus any dealership? When you bring your vehicle into Autowerkes, you not only get state-of-the-art equipment, but you also get a highly experienced team of experts with factory maintenance training that get involved in every repair. Not only have Bruce, Johnny, and Phil been working together since 1983, they each bring unique insight to the table. Not only are all 3 ASE Certified Master Technicians, but the entire staff receives recurrent training to stay up to date on all four brands. A Passion for Porsche, Mercedes, BMW, and Mini has fueled our team for over 36 years to strive to provide the best service possible to our customers.
Our shop is central to Fountain Valley, Seal Beach, Costa Mesa, and Newport Beach
Over 100 years of combined experience from our Factory Trained and ASE Certified Master Technicians
Complimentary Pick up and drop off to any location
Comprehensive Car Care
With our 36 years in specializing in Mercedes, BMW, and Porsche we can diagnose every repair and service that your car needs.
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Located in Huntington Beach serving the communities of Fountain Valley, Seal Beach, Newport Beach and surrounding Orange County cities. We have all necessary tools and equipment including diagnostic computer software, lab scopes along with the latest training. Autowerkes performs many repairs and maintenance services such as:
- Front End/Suspension
- Automobile Air Conditioning repair and service
- Cooling System Service and Repair
- FREE Mini Detail
- Electrical Repair
- Oil Service/30-60-90k mile Services
Pre-expiration of warranty and extended warranty inspections: Prior to a warranty expiring we will scrutinize in detail, the complete vehicle for any possible repairs needed, which could be covered by your warranty.
Bruce and the head mechanic, Phil has always taken care of me and my 5 series BMW and mercedes for the last 8 years. The whole crew is knowledgeable and very personable. These guys are honest and do a reputable job on my cars. Prices are good and beats the dealership for sure. Very Convenient to me since I live in Huntington Beach. I can always go there and ask questions about anything without getting charged for their time. A carwash when I pick up my car is always a welcomed site! After going here for so long, these guys have actually become your friends. Recommended if you are looking for honest work at reasonable prices. European cars are expensive to upkeep in general, but these guys make it a bit less painfull to own them.
We ran out of gas and our Mercedes missed fired initially then smoothed out, he looked at it and said it was ok for us to drive to San Diego and didn't want to charge us for his time. It is wonderful to see that there are shops like this with great people are still around. We will recommend this shop to all our friends and families in the OC area.
My 987 started smoking. My water pump went out and the car was fuming. I towed it to Bruce, he did a full inspection, tested to make sure I didn't damage anything else, then he found out that I had warranty that would cover it. So I had to towed to the dealer. The bill would have ran me an easy $900. I asked him how much I owed him for the tests and inspection, he told me to be safe and shook my hand and that ended it right there.
Don't bother with this place if you have a base model BMW. I dropped off my car and did not receive a shuttle service because they were too busy giving rides to clients with the overpriced Porsches. When I returned 2 days later to pick up my car and thought they were going to bring my car to me as I was waiting to pay for the repair bill. Instead I had to dash across Talbert to retrieve my car that is now dirty on the outside with grease spots on the inside. I wonder how much these guys charge for the car pickup and delivery service.
Came by the shop couple of months ago with questions on purchasing a 2007-2009 Porsche. Bruce gave me some ideas and what to look for. I looked at several 2007-2009 Carreras and with Bruces info I purchased one in Newport Beach. Took it to Bruce today who checked it over, we went for an exciting test drive, with the final analysis that it was an extremely well taken care of 2009. Here is where I will go in the future - Thanks, Bruce
The staff (I believe owners as well) offered us the most wonderful service when I desperately needed an expert to check the brakes of my Mercedes. They found an error caused by the pervious mechanic who replaced the brakes and fixed the problem in a timely and professional manner. I very highly recommend them to anyone needing an expert who they can trust!
Johnny, Bruce and Phil; Autowerks, What can I say they are AMAZING! They are priced fairly, they know their cars, they are quick, reliable, beyond helpful, very knowledgeable, they are SPECTACULAR! I have used 98% of mechanics in Huntington Beach for over 20 years and I have never found anyone who I trusted bringing my car to and knowing it would come out getting fixed properly! I recommend them! The only down fall is I wish they worked on my other cars that are not Mercedes, BMW, or Porsche!