5 star yelp logo

Noticing an Emergency on your Dashboard

At Star Auto Service in Brea, CA, we have seen our fair share of preventable engine failures. Frequently, engine disaster could have been avoided if the driver had known beforehand what the warning lights or gauges on the dashboard indicated. While some dash lights are fairly benign, others indicate imminent trouble. This guide from Star Auto Service in Brea, CA will prepare you for the next time your car shows you a warning you shouldn’t ignore.

Continue Reading

The Importance of Routine Maintenance

An article about routine maintenance probably doesn’t sound like the most riveting read, but at Star Auto Service in Brea, CA, proper maintenance is something we believe in wholeheartedly. Routine maintenance is the key to making a car last for decades; if done correctly, your car will stay reliable and enjoyable to drive, and you will save time and money in the process.

Continue Reading

Winterizing Your Vehicle

“Winterize” is a term you see thrown around a lot at mechanic shops and auto parts stores. What does it actually entail though? As with most things, there are the basics, and then there are the above and beyond approaches. Depending on what sort of winter you’re expecting, and how much you intend to drive in it, should determine how you winterize your car. We at Star Auto Service in Brea, CA have prepared some tips for you, to help you better understand what it means to winterize a car, and how to prepare for the months ahead.

Continue Reading

The Importance of Oil Changes

At Star Auto Service in Brea, CA, we understand all too well the importance of changing your oil regularly. Three to five thousand miles sounds like a lot, but it doesn’t really take that long to rack them up. The busier you are, the more you probably drive, and the more likely you are to forget it’s time to change your oil. Here are some reasons to pay attention to your oil changes, and help you better understand why oil changes are so important.

Continue Reading

Does your car need to warm up?

At Star Auto Service in Brea, CA, our goal is to provide you with the best service and automotive information on the market. No matter what type of car, truck, or SUV you drive, we have the goods you need.

Continue Reading

Proudly Serving the

BREA AREA SINCE 1987




NEED OUR SERVICES?       BOOK NOW!      



Star Auto Service Logo
Owner Patrick Howard

221 Viking Ave
Brea, CA 92821

Location Icon (714) 671-0784

Star Auto Service Logo
Owner Patrick Howard

221 Viking Ave
Brea, CA 92821

    (714) 671-0784

SHOP HOURS

Weekdays:   8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday: CLOSED

BOOK NOW!

       

TRANSLATE LANGUAGE

ADD ARTICLE LOGIN WEBSITE ISSUES

© Program, Specialty Pages, Content for Auto News Blog, Page Layout, and CMR EasyNews Programming by CMR, Inc

Click here to view Accessibility Statement   |   Privacy Policy