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Serving San Diego County for Over 70 Years

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San Diego's Best Source for Automotive Diagnostics & Troubleshooting

Engine, Lights, Smell Inspection
  • Serving San Diego for Over Seven Decades
  • Technicians Average 20 Years' Experience
  • Knowledgeable, Reliable Service
  • Latest Diagnostic Equipment & Scanners for All Makes and Models
  • Thorough, Accurate Assessments
  • No Appointments Necessary!

When your check engine light goes on, it can be an indication of anything from a loose gas cap to a problem with your engine. While in many cases the check engine light can be a real simple, low-cost repair, there are times when the problem can be more serious and may cause costly damage if ignored. Similarly, strange sounds, odd smells, driveability issues, poor braking, and rough rides are all symptoms that should be inspected as soon as possible by a qualified professional to keep your car running properly and for as long as possible.

At Budget Muffler Brake & Automotive, our factory-trained technicians are skilled at quickly and accurately troubleshooting and diagnosing problems with all types of cars. Our technicians average 20 years of hands-on experience and have worked on tens of thousands of vehicles of all makes and models over the years. They exclusively use the the latest diagnostic tools and equipment, and are skilled at installing original equipment manufacturer (OEM), stock, and performance parts. Additionally, because we are a family-owned and -operated auto repair shop, our number one priority is customer satisfaction. This means that we will consistently provide honest, reliable recommendations, and are always happy to help our customers prioritize the repairs they need.

Call or visit Budget Muffler Brake & Automotive today for all your troubleshooting and diagnostic needs in San Diego. We will read your check engine light for free and/or provide a thorough diagnostics check for a very modest fee (which can usually be applied toward the necessary repairs for your vehicle). Our glowing Yelp reviews and loyal client base stand as a testament to our honest and fair business practices, quality repair work, and affordability.


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