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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

2009 BMW 328i

BMW 328i

Mileage
88,322
Service Date
6/19/2019
Services Performed
  • The vehicle is missing both jack pads on the right side. There are scrape marks on the vehicle under panel. Replace the missing jack pads.
  • RECOMMENDED FRONT 32 REAR35 PRESSURE IN LF30 RF30 LR33 RR33 PRESSURE OUT LF32 RF32 LR35 RR35
 
Bridget G. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/23/2019

2010 Volkswagen New Beetle

Volkswagen New Beetle

Mileage
164,657
Service Date
6/19/2019
Services Performed
  • RECOMMENDED FRONT34 REAR34 PRESSURE IN LF32 RF33 LR32 RR32 PRESSURE OUT LF34 RF34 LR34 RR34
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Perform basic safety inspection. Road test vehicle.
  • REPLACE MAIN D.M.E. RELAY UNDER LEFT DASH PANEL.
  • Scan DME Codes found 012408 – Throttle Controll, Airflow at Idle too Low 000055 – Oxygen Sensor Bank 1 Sensor 2, Heating Circuit – Short too Ground – Intermittent 008343 – Post-Catalyst oxygen Sensor Correction, Bank 1, Too Rich – Intermittent 004470 – Bank 1, O2 Correction Behind Catalyst, Control Limit Reached – Intermittent 001112 – Evap System Purge Control Valve, SHort to Ground – Intermittent 009217 – EVAP Leak Detection Pump Control CIrcuit, SHort to Ground – Intermittent 009746 – A/C Refrigerant Distribution Valve, Short to Ground – Intermittent 00067 – Oxygen Sensor Bank 1 Sensor 3, Heating Circuit, Short to Ground – Intermittent 000258 – Mass Air Flow Sensor, SIgnal too Low – Intermittent 00049 – Oxygen Sensor Bank 1 Sensor 1, Heating Circuit , SHort to Ground – Intermittent 000768 – Random/Multiple Cylinder Misfire Detected 000769 – Cylinder 1, Misfire Detected 000773 – Cylinder 5, Misfire Detected 000771 – Cylinder 3, Misfire Detected Found the Fuel Pump Relay to be intermittently not functioning.
 
Heather J. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/22/2019

2012 Volkswagen Jetta

Volkswagen Jetta

Mileage
176,681
Service Date
6/20/2019
Services Performed
  • RECOMMENDED FRONT 33 REAR33 PRESSURE IN LF RF LR RR PRESSURE OUT LF RF LR RR
  • CHECK BRAKES FOR WEAR
  • RECYCLE OIL IN THE BACK OF CAR
  • TIMING BELT – Remove and Replace – TDI – [Includes: Adjustment.]
 
Peter C. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/21/2019

2006 BMW 325Ci

BMW 325Ci

Mileage
114,036
Service Date
6/14/2019
Services Performed
  • RECOMMENDED FRONT 32 REAR39 PRESSURE IN LF RF LR RR PRESSURE OUT LF RF LR RR
  • Scanned DME and found codes as follows: CRANK POSITION SENSOR -CAN BUS COMMUNICATION 2F9A AMBIENT TEMPERATURE SENSOR MALFUNCTION
  • CRANKSHAFT POSITION SENSOR – Remove and Replace – All Applicable Models
  • REPLACE OUTSIDE TEMP SENSOR AND CONNECTORS IF NEEDED.
 
Carol C. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/16/2019

2007 BMW X3

BMW X3

Mileage
103,831
Service Date
5/24/2019
Services Performed
  • RECOMMENDED FRONT 32 REAR32 PRESSURE IN LF29 RF39 LR 30 RR30 PRESSURE OUT LF33 RF 33 LR 33 RR33
  • REMOVE BOTH VANOS SOLENOIDS – CLEAN AND SWAP .CLEAR CODES AND ROAD TEST
  • Scanned DME and found codes as follows: 2A87 EXHAUST VANOS MECHANISM JAMMED. 2A15 EVAP MINOR LEAK 2A16 EVAP MINOR LEA.
  • REPLACE LEFT ADAPTIVE BRAKE LIGHT BULB
  • CHECK TRANS SHIFTING -ALMOST SEEMS LIKE IT'S SHIFT POINTS ARE SPORT MODE?
  • DO SOLENOID CLEANING CYCLE. RE ADAPT. ROAD TEST.
 
Jason B. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/14/2019

2008 Audi A6

Audi A6

Mileage
199,445
Service Date
6/11/2019
Services Performed
  • RECOMMENDED FRONT 38 REAR42 PRESSURE IN LF35 RF35 LR 38 RR41 PRESSURE OUT LF 38 RF38 LR42 RR42
  • CHECK BRAKES – LIGHT ON
  • 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.
  • REPLACE REAR BRAKE PADS AND ROTORS
 
Randy F. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/12/2019

2005 BMW 530i

BMW 530i

Mileage
129,975
Service Date
6/4/2019
Services Performed
  • RECOMMENDED FRONT REAR PRESSURE IN LF RF LR RR PRESSURE OUT LF RF LR RR
  • CHECK GRINDING/ GRATING NOISE IN SUSPENSION – HAPPENS WHEN GOING INTO A PARKING GARAGE
  • CONTROL ARM – Remove and Replace – Lower,Front,One Side,(Tension Strut) –
 
Steve O. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/10/2019

2007 Audi S4

Audi S4

Mileage
169,124
Service Date
6/4/2019
Services Performed
  • RECOMMENDED FRONT REAR PRESSURE IN LF RF LR RR PRESSURE OUT LF RF LR RR
  • The front brake pads and rotors need to be replaced. The rear brake pads need to be replaced.
  • Scanned DME and found codes as follows: 005495 – Right Engine Mount Solenoid Valve – Open Circuit 005155 – Secondary Air Injection System, Bank 1, Insufficient flow – MIL on 005137 – Secondary Air Injection System, Bank 2, Insufficient FLow , Bank 2, MIL on The Secondary Air Pump will not activate. The customer will return at a later date for continued diagnostics.
  • CHECK ON REPLACING THE FRONT GRILLE
 
Chris E. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/5/2019

2015 BMW X1

BMW X1

Mileage
82,882
Service Date
5/31/2019
Services Performed
  • CHECK OIL LEAK AND ADVISE
  • RECOMMENDED FRONT38 REAR42 PRESSURE IN LF RF LR RR PRESSURE OUT LF RF LR RR
  • VALVE COVER GASKET – Remove and Replace – xDrive28i
 
Elizabeth V. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/1/2019

2007 BMW 328i

BMW 328i

Mileage
100,155
Service Date
5/31/2019
Services Performed
  • REPLACE LEFT TURN SIGNAL BULB- -FRONT
 
Marilyn G. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/1/2019

2014 MINI Cooper

MINI Cooper

Mileage
44,250
Service Date
5/28/2019
Services Performed
  • RECOMMENDED FRONT 32 REAR32 PRESSURE IN LF32 RF32 LR32 RR32 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 KEY FOB DOES NOT UNLOCK THE DOOR – FOB IN PLASTIC BAG
  • 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.
 
Jennifer R. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/31/2019

2012 Porsche Cayenne

Porsche Cayenne

Mileage
109,453
Service Date
5/21/2019
Services Performed
  • RECOMMENDED FRONT 39 REAR46 PRESSURE IN LF36 RF36 LR43 RR43 PRESSURE OUT L39F RF39 LR 46 RR46
  • 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.
  • RIGHT FRONT SENSOR BATTERY GOING BAD
 
Joris H. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/23/2019