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Welcome to

Dennis Sherman Foreign Car Service,

your car service in La Mesa, CA and greater San Diego!

If you’re looking for auto repair in San Diego or La Mesa, CA, you’ve found us. Here at Dennis Sherman Foreign Car Service we work hard to earn your trust and loyalty. We know how important it is to find a La Mesa or San Diego car service you can rely on, so your satisfaction is our top priority each and every day.

Here at Dennis Sherman Foreign Car Service we understand what makes customer service truly outstanding. You will feel the difference exceptional customer care makes when you work with us. We know auto repair in Sand Diego offers you lots of choices, and we aim to provide the kind of caring customer service that will bring you back.

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 San Diego and La Mesa, we are totally confident that Dennis Sherman Foreign Car Service is the best option in town!

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About Dennis Sherman Foreign Car Service La Mesa, CA

Since 1972, Dennis Sherman Foreign Car Service has been serving San Diego County from our La Mesa location. We specialize in Porsche, BMW, Mini, Audi, and Volkswagen. Our quality services, exceptional expertise, and dedication have helped us gain loyal customers.

We highly welcome you to join them.

We have the latest in diagnostic equipment to be able to correctly and quickly diagnose all systems in the late model European vehicles.

We Are The Professional Dealer Alternative!


Are you ready to experience the best La Mesa car service available? Please give us a call or make an appointment here.

The Absolute Best Car Service in San Diego/La Mesa, CA

In order to provide the best services available, we are equipped with the latest technology for diagnostics which includes: Mitchell on Demand, Autologic, Durametric, and VAG-COM. Using these technologies we are able to diagnose the problems you may be having and provide the best, quickest route to repair them.

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in San Diego and La Mesa, 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 Dennis Sherman Foreign Car Service, 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 La Mesa auto repair table.

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

2010 Volkswagen New Beetle

Volkswagen New Beetle

Mileage
189,132
Service Date
2/17/2021
Services Performed
  • (Combination) – SPRING &/OR TOP MOUNT – Replace Both
  • CHECK FOR NEEDED REPAIRS
  • CHECK FOR NEEDED SERVICE
  • CHECK THE CONDITION OF THE BATTERY – REPLACE AS NEC
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Perform basic safety inspection. Road test vehicle.
  • RECOMMENDED FRONT REAR PRESSURE IN LF RF LR RR PRESSURE OUT LF RF LR RR
  • REPLACE BATTERY including registering if required
  • Replace rear brake pad linings. Check rear brake disc rotor condition. Clean and lubricate brake calipers and slide mechanisms. Check and fill brake fluid. Bleed air from system. Road test vehicle.
  • SHOCK &/OR STRUT ASSEMBLY – Remove & Install or Remove & Replace – Both – [DOES NOT include disassemble or alignment.]
  • VALVE COVER GASKET – Remove & Replace – All Applicable Models
 
Heather J. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/24/2021

2011 BMW 328i

BMW 328i

Mileage
118,781
Service Date
2/23/2021
Services Performed
  • CHECK THE OPERATION OF THE WINSHIELD WASHERS
  • RECOMMENDED FRONT 32 REAR38 PRESSURE IN LF30 RF30 LR34 RR34 PRESSURE OUT LF 32 RF32 LR38 RR38
  • The fuses for the door locks and window washers was missing
 
William L. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/23/2021

2009 BMW 335i

BMW 335i

Mileage
63,962
Service Date
2/22/2021
Services Performed
  • IGNITION COIL – Remove & Replace – Cylinder 5
  • RECOMMENDED FRONT35 REAR42 PRESSURE IN LF55 RF55 LR56 RR56 PRESSURE OUT LF35 RF35 LR42 RR42
  • Scanned DME and found codes as follows: 2AAF – Fuel Pump Plausibility 29D1 – Combustion Misfire, Cylinder 5
 
Jack H. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/23/2021

2009 BMW 328i

BMW 328i

Mileage
93,556
Service Date
2/18/2021
Services Performed
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Perform basic safety inspection. Road test vehicle.
  • RECOMMENDED FRONT 32 REAR36 PRESSURE IN LF32 RF32 LR32 RR32 PRESSURE OUT LF32 RF32 LR36 RR36
  • Scanned DME and found codes as follows:
  • THERMOSTAT &/OR OUTLET – Remove & Replace – Sedan – [Serviced as an Assembly. Includes: Bleed Cooling System.]
 
Rose S. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/19/2021

2013 Audi Allroad

Audi Allroad

Mileage
113,690
Service Date
2/12/2021
Services Performed
  • (Combination) – AXLE SHAFT BOOT – Remove & Replace One,Inner or Outer
  • AXLE SHAFT ASSEMBLY – Remove & Install or Remove & Replace – One Side – [NOTE: For Independent Suspension Type Axles, Axle Shaft Assembly consists of Axle Shaft, Boots and Joints.]
  • CHECK THE BRAKES FOR WEAR – PAD LIGHT ON
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check air filter and breather filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Perform basic safety inspection. Road test vehicle.
  • RECOMMENDED FRONT33 REAR36 PRESSURE IN LF27 RF27 LR29 RR30 PRESSURE OUT LF33 RF33 LR36 RR36
  • Replace front brake pad linings. Check front brake disc rotor condition. Clean and lubricate brake calipers and slide mechanisms. Check and fill brake fluid. Bleed air from system. Road test vehicle.
  • SLIDING ROOF – CLEAN – [Clean guide rails and lubricate with grease.] BATTERY – INSPECT – [Check for clean terminals (no corrosion), properly mounted housing and no damage; replace if necessary. Also, check the acid level of battery only if the level can be seen through the housing and fill if necessary.] BRAKE SYSTEM – INSPECT – [Check for damage and leaks. Check thickness of pads and brake fluid level.] COOLING SYSTEM – INSPECT – [Check coolant level, add if necessary.] DRIVESHAFT BOOTS – INSPECT ENGINE – INSPECT – [Check engine compartment for leaks.] EXHAUST SYSTEM – INSPECT – [Check for damage/leaks.] FINAL DRIVE OIL – INSPECT – [Auto and Manual transmission, check for damage/leaks.] HORN OPERATION – INSPECT – [Check function and condition.] LIGHTS & CONTROLS – INSPECT – [Inspect front lighting – Check function of parking lights, low beams, high beams, fog lights, blinkers & hazard lights. Inspect rear lighting – Check function of brake lights (including third brake light), tail lights, back-up lights, rear fog lights, license plate lights, blinkers & hazard lights.] PLENUM PANEL – INSPECT – [Remove cover for plenum panel to check water drain and clean if necessary.] TIRES/SPARE TIRE – INSPECT – [Check tire pressure, damage and tread depth.] UNDERBODY CONTACT POINTS & LINKAGE – INSPECT – [Check for damage/leaks.] WINDSHIELD WIPER & WASHER SYSTEMS – INSPECT – [Check adjustment and function. Add fluid as needed.] WIPER BLADES – INSPECT – [Check condition and replace if necessary.] AUTOMATIC CVT TRANSAXLE FLUID – REPLACE CABIN AIR FILTER – REPLACE AIR FILTER – REPLACE] SPARK PLUGS – REPLACE SERVICE INTERVAL INDICATOR/DISPLAY – RESET TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM SENSORS – RESET VEHICLE – ROAD-TEST – [Check braking, kick-down, steering, electrical, heating and ventilation systems, air conditioning, (ASL) Automatic Shift Lock, power accessories and reset driver information display.] TIRES – ROTATE
 
Chetan M. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/15/2021

2014 BMW 328d

BMW 328d

Mileage
65,133
Service Date
2/9/2021
Services Performed
  • Check brake fluid for moisture and contamination. Inspect all hydraulic line and hoses. Inspect calipers and wheel cylinders. Inspect master cylinder and cap. Flush entire brake system including master cylinder, calipers, wheel cylinders until clean.
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Perform basic safety inspection. Road test vehicle.
  • RECOMMENDED FRONT32 REAR32 PRESSURE IN LF24 RF28 LR25 RR27 PRESSURE OUT LF32 RF32 LR 32 RR32
 
Bob H. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/13/2021

2014 Audi A4

Audi A4

Mileage
75,467
Service Date
2/12/2021
Services Performed
  • AIR CLEANER SCREEN – CLEAN – [Clean snow screen for air cleaner.] SLIDING ROOF – CLEAN – [Clean guide rails and lubricate with grease.] AUTOMATIC TRANSAXLE FLUID – INSPECT – [Check for damage/leaks.] BATTERY – INSPECT – [Check for clean terminals (no corrosion), properly mounted housing and no damage; replace if necessary. Also, check the acid level of battery only if the level can be seen through the housing and fill if necessary.] BRAKE DISCS/ROTORS – INSPECT – [Brake discs – Check thickness. Perform first at 35,000 miles (55,000 km) or 48 months, whichever occurs first. Thereafter, every 40,000 miles (60,000 km) or 48 months, whichever occurs first.] BRAKE SYSTEM – INSPECT – [Check for damage and leaks. Check thickness of pads and brake fluid level.] COOLING SYSTEM – INSPECT – [Check coolant level, add if necessary.] DRIVE BELTS – INSPECT – [Ribbed V-belt – Check condition and replace if necessary. Check tension of belt drive with a manual tensioner and retension if necessary.] DRIVESHAFT BOOTS – INSPECT ENGINE – INSPECT – [Check engine compartment for leaks.] EXHAUST SYSTEM – INSPECT – [Check for damage/leaks.] FINAL DRIVE OIL – INSPECT – [Auto and Manual transmission, check for damage/leaks.] FRONT & REAR AXLE FLUID – INSPECT – [Check for excessive play. Check dust seals on ball joints and tie rod ends.] HORN OPERATION – INSPECT – [Check function and condition.] INTERIOR & EXTERIOR LIGHTING – INSPECT – [Interior lights – Check all interior lights, glove box compartment illumination, control lights, and MMI (if applicable). Perform first at 35,000 miles (55,000 km) or 48 months, whichever occurs first. Thereafter, every 40,000 miles (60,000 km) or 48 months, whichever occurs first.] LIGHTS & CONTROLS – INSPECT – [Inspect front lighting – Check function of parking lights, low beams, high beams, fog lights, blinkers & hazard lights. Inspect rear lighting – Check function of brake lights (including third brake light), tail lights, back-up lights, rear fog lights, license plate lights, blinkers & hazard lights.] MANUAL TRANSAXLE FLUID – INSPECT – [Check for damage/leaks.] PLENUM PANEL – INSPECT – [Remove cover for plenum panel to check water drain and clean if necessary.] POWER STEERING FLUID – INSPECT – [Perform first at 35,000 miles (55,000 km) or 48 months, whichever occurs first. Thereafter, every 40,000 miles (60,000 km) or 48 months, whichever occurs first.] TIRES/SPARE TIRE – INSPECT – [Check for wear and damage. Check tire pressure. Check renewal data of tire repair set (where applicable).] UNDERBODY CONTACT POINTS & LINKAGE – INSPECT – [Check for damage/leaks.] WINDSHIELD WIPER & WASHER SYSTEMS – INSPECT – [Check adjustment and function. Add fluid as needed.] WIPER BLADES – INSPECT – [Check condition and replace if necessary.] AUTOMATIC CVT TRANSAXLE FLUID – REPLACE CABIN AIR FILTER – REPLACE ENGINE OIL & FILTER – REPLACE – [In case of severe conditions, such as extremely low temperatures, excessive dust, etc., it is necessary for […]

2011 MINI Cooper

MINI Cooper

Mileage
117,023
Service Date
2/10/2021
Services Performed
  • ALL TIRES ARE WORN ON THE INNER EDGES
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Perform basic safety inspection. Road test vehicle.
  • Replace front brake pad linings. Clean and lubricate brake calipers and slide mechanisms. Check and fill brake fluid. Bleed air from system. Road test vehicle.
  • REPLACE THE AIR INTAKE HOSE
 
Jack Y. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/10/2021

2006 Porsche Cayman

Porsche Cayman

Mileage
33,574
Service Date
2/9/2021
Services Performed
  • POST PURCHASE INSPECTION
  • RECOMMENDED FRONT 30 REAR37 PRESSURE IN LF32 RF31 LR39 RR39 PRESSURE OUT LF30 RF30 LR 37 RR37
 
Charlie G. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/10/2021

2012 BMW X5

BMW X5

Mileage
113,000
Service Date
2/5/2021
Services Performed
  • ALTERNATOR ASSEMBLY – Remove & Replace – 35d
  • Check the charge rate – 10.9 volts CHeck the condition of the battery – Original. Replace and register the battery. The charge rate is now 11.8 volt. Recommend replacing the alternator.
  • RECOMMENDED FRONT REAR PRESSURE IN LF RF LR RR PRESSURE OUT LF RF LR RR
 
Jeff L. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/5/2021

2013 Audi A4

Audi A4

Mileage
55,792
Service Date
2/4/2021
Services Performed
  • Check brake fluid for moisture and contamination. Inspect all hydraulic line and hoses. Inspect calipers and wheel cylinders. Inspect master cylinder and cap. Flush entire brake system including master cylinder, calipers, wheel cylinders until clean.
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Perform basic safety inspection. Road test vehicle.
  • RADIATOR RESERVE TANK – Remove & Replace
  • RECOMMENDED FRONT 36 REAR38 PRESSURE IN LF36 RF36 LR38 RR38 PRESSURE OUT LF RF LR RR
  • The low coolant light comes on. There is an intermittent issue. Recommend replacing the coolant reservoir w/ level sensor and rechecking
 
Jim P. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/4/2021

2016 Audi A6 Quattro

Audi A6 Quattro

Mileage
61,802
Service Date
2/2/2021
Services Performed
  • RECOMMENDED FRONT 44 REAR46 PRESSURE IN LF37 RF40 LR39 RR36 PRESSURE OUT LF44 RF44 LR46 RR46
  • The mounts have leaked some fluid – no vibration felt.
 
Raul C. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/2/2021