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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

2014 BMW 535i

BMW 535i

Mileage
33,892
Service Date
6/17/2022
Services Performed
  • RECOMMENDED FRONT REAR PRESSURE IN LF RF LR RR PRESSURE OUT LF RF LR RR
  • REPLACE BATTERY including registering if required
 
Chuck K. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/29/2022

2012 Porsche Cayenne

Porsche Cayenne

Mileage
130,966
Service Date
6/28/2022
Services Performed
  • RECOMMENDED FRONT 37 REAR46 PRESSURE IN LF37 RF37 LR46 RR46 PRESSURE OUT LF RF LR RR
  • Unable to duplicate
  • The Left Front Cornering light warning Indicator is on. The TPMS light is on – No reading from the Left Front Sensor The Oil Drain Plug is sealed with RTV. THe front brake pads are larger than the rotors The Engine Under panels are missing Valve Cover work recently done – very poorly Staining at the water pump The brake booster vacuum pump leaks – leaking onto the vacuum lines
  • Replace front brake pad linings and front brake disc rotors. Clean and lubricate brake calipers and slide mechanisms. Check and fill brake fluid. Bleed air from system. Road test vehicle.
  • VACUUM BRAKE BOOSTER PUMP – Remove & Replace – 3.6L Eng
 
Jonathan S. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/28/2022

2015 Porsche Macan

Porsche Macan

Mileage
70,850
Service Date
6/17/2022
Services Performed
  • RECOMMENDED FRONT36 REAR39 PRESSURE IN LF35 RF35 LR38 RR38 PRESSURE OUT LF36 RF36 LR39 RR39
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Perform basic safety inspection. Road test vehicle.
  • The timing cover leaks
  • The brake line is rubbing – reroute the brake line.
 
Andre A. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/17/2022

2012 Volkswagen Golf

Volkswagen Golf

Mileage
112,335
Service Date
6/8/2022
Services Performed
  • RECOMMENDED FRONT REAR PRESSURE IN LF RF LR RR PRESSURE OUT LF RF LR RR
  • (Combination) – WATER PUMP – Remove & Replace In-Line4
  • TIMING BELT – Remove & Replace – In-Line4 – [Includes: Adjustment.]
 
Denny S. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/13/2022

2016 Audi Q5

Audi Q5

Mileage
85,518
Service Date
6/10/2022
Services Performed
  • RECOMMENDED FRONT 33 REAR33 PRESSURE IN LF29 RF29 LR29 RR29 PRESSURE OUT LF33 RF33 LR33 RR33
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Perform basic safety inspection. Road test vehicle.
  • ADBLUE FLUID – ADD – [Fill completely with fresh fluid and adapt learned values for AdBlue tank under guided fault finding after filling fluid.] AIR CLEANER SCREEN – CLEAN – [Clean snow screen for air cleaner.] SLIDING ROOF – CLEAN – [Clean guide rails and lubricate with grease.] 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 retention if necessary. (rear most belt).] 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.] CABIN AIR FILTER – REPLACE – Dust & Pollen Filter ENGINE OIL & FILTER – REPLACE – [In case of severe conditions, such as extremely low temperatures, excessive dust, etc., it is necessary for certain operations to be carried out in between the given intervals. This applies particularly to engine oil changes and the cleaning or replacing of the air cleaner filter element.] 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 SPARK PLUGS – REPLACE 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.] POWER STEERING FLUID – INSPECT
 
Brian D. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/10/2022

2005 BMW 530i

BMW 530i

Mileage
97,897
Service Date
6/8/2022
Services Performed
  • RECOMMENDED FRONT REAR PRESSURE IN LF RF LR RR PRESSURE OUT LF RF LR RR
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Perform basic safety inspection. Road test vehicle.
  • 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.
  • CABIN AIR FILTER – Remove & Replace
  • ALTERNATOR DRIVE BELT – Remove & Replace – [Includes: Serpentine and V-Belt type Belt(s).]
  • AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION FLUID – Service – [Includes: Drain and fill.]
  • ENGINE OIL FILTER HOUSING – Remove & Replace – All Applicable Models
 
Robert M. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/8/2022

2018 Audi A5 Sportback

Audi A5 Sportback

Mileage
42,623
Service Date
6/7/2022
Services Performed
  • RECOMMENDED FRONT35 REAR35 PRESSURE IN LF35 RF35 LR35 RR35 PRESSURE OUT LF RF LR RR
  • Very slight seep on the right side. No vibration felt. We do not recommend replacing the motor mounts
 
Jimmie T. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/7/2022

2016 Audi Allroad

Audi Allroad

Mileage
44,009
Service Date
5/12/2022
Services Performed
  • RECOMMENDED FRONT 33 REAR36 PRESSURE IN LF33 RF33 LR36 RR36 PRESSURE OUT LF RF LR RR
  • 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.
  • 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.] CABIN AIR FILTER – REPLACE – Dust & Pollen Filter 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.]
  • 8K0 807 681 J 01C – $131.67
  • CHECK RATTLE ON THE LEFT SIDE ON ROUGH ROAD – IF HEARD PLEASE CHECK
 
Cory K. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/2/2022

2009 BMW 328i

BMW 328i

Mileage
118,348
Service Date
6/1/2022
Services Performed
  • RECOMMENDED FRONT36 REAR 36 PRESSURE OUT LF 33 RF 33 LR 41 RR 41
  • THE BRAKE PAD LIGHT IS ON – CHECK THE CONDITION OF THE BRAKES AND ADVISE
  • Replace front brake pad linings and front brake disc rotors. Clean and lubricate brake calipers and slide mechanisms. Check and fill brake fluid. Bleed air from system. Road test vehicle.
 
Don D. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/2/2022

2010 BMW X5

BMW X5

Mileage
111,287
Service Date
5/23/2022
Services Performed
  • RECOMMENDED FRONT REAR PRESSURE IN LF RF LR RR PRESSURE OUT LF RF LR RR
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Perform basic safety inspection. Road test vehicle.
 
Constantine C. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/31/2022

2004 Porsche Boxster

Porsche Boxster

Mileage
50,121
Service Date
5/6/2022
Services Performed
  • THE SPARE TIRE WAS COMPLETELY FLAT
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Perform basic safety inspection. Road test vehicle.
  • Good
 
Fred S. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/31/2022

2017 Porsche Macan

Porsche Macan

Mileage
44,754
Service Date
5/20/2022
Services Performed
  • The front tires are very worn on the edges. The rear tires are at the wear bars
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Perform basic safety inspection. Road test vehicle.
  • CHECK THE BRAKES FOR WEAR
  • Remove debris from the blower motor.
  • CHECK FOR NEEDED REPAIR OR SERVICE
  • SPARK PLUGS – Remove & Replace – In-Line4
  • AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION FLUID – Drain & Refill
  • TRANSMISSION OIL FILTER – Remove & Replace – External
  • AIR CLEANER ELEMENT – Remove & Replace – In-Line4
  • CABIN AIR FILTER – Remove & Replace
  • Replace rear brake pad linings and rear brake disc rotors. Clean and lubricate brake calipers and slide mechanisms. Check and fill brake fluid. Bleed air from system. Road test vehicle.
 
Tony W. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/31/2022