Foreign Motor Service is a complete auto repair shop that specializes in German and Japanese vehicles. We have served the communities of Temple City, Arcadia, Pasadena, Sierra Madre, Monrovia, San Marino, Bradbury, Duarte, Glendora, South Pasadena and surrounding areas for over 20 years.

Auto Repair Services

Whether you need preventative auto maintenance or emergency car repairs, Foreign Motor Service can provide a range of services. Visit these links to learn more.

  • Auto Tune Up Service
  • Car Diagnostic Test
  • Car Maintenance Schedule
  • Complete Engine Repair
  • Electrical System
  • Fuel Pump Replacement
  • Headlights
  • Power Window Repair
  • Timing Belts & Chains
  • Serpentine Belt Replacement
  • Transmission Service Repair
  • Windshield Wipers
  • Cooling System Service

Exhaust & Catalytic Converters

Foreign Motor Service has been the muffler expert since 1972. Whatever the maintenance needs of your exhaust & muffler system or catalytic converter are, we can provide them.

  • Exhaust & Muffler
  • Catalytic Converters
  • Emissions Repair
  • Custom Exhaust System
  • Performance Exhaust

Oil Change Services

Routine oil changes are key to your vehicle’s health. Foreign Motor Service performs oil changes, oil filter replacement, fluid top-offs, and even offers free roadside assistance and other services with our oil change packages.

  • Oil Change
  • Air & Oil Filters
  • Oil, Anti-Freeze & Brake Fluids


Our car mechanics can provide a number of services for your vehicle’s springs, including suspension lowering.

  • Rack & Pinion Steering
  • Shock Absorbers & Struts
  • Steering & Chassis
  • Suspension Lowering
  • Springs

Brake Services

Brake maintenance is imperative for keeping your vehicle safe. Our auto mechanics at Foreign Motor Service inspect and service brakes, ABS brakes, and more.

  • Brakes
  • ABS Brakes

CV Joints & Driveshafts

Make Foreign Motor Service your provider for all axle repair needs including clutch repair, driveline repair and more.

  • Axle Repair
  • Clutch Repair
  • CV Joints & Shafts
  • Driveline Repair
  • Four Wheel Drive
  • Universal Joint

Tires & Wheels Services

Foreign Motor Service provides a full line-up of tire and wheel services ranging from tire repair to wheel alignment and balancing.

  • Performance Tires
  • Car Tires
  • SUV & Truck Tires
  • Tire Repair
  • Tire Rotation & Replacement
  • Wheel Alignment
  • Wheel Bearings
  • Wheel Balancing

Air Conditioning

Nothing is more frustrating than a non-working air conditioner. Get your AC fixed by the Foreign Motor Service team.

  • Air Conditioning Systems
  • Evaporators & Condensers

Battery Services

Regular car battery inspections are imperative to keeping your car running properly. Our auto repair shop offers battery inspections, replacement and repair services by trained and experienced technicians.

  • Batteries
  • Alternator And Starter Repair

Miscellaneous Services

Our team is passionate about providing a range of auto repair services for our customers.

  • Fuel Injector Cleaning
  • Fuel System Injectors
  • Water Pumps
  • Radiator Repair & Service
  • Chrome Accessories
  • Cool Air Intake
  • Front End Replacement