Our Happy Customers

Great place to go with any car, including euro imports. Got me back on the road over the holidays, fast and expert service.
Jeff Dickinson
Found my new place to take my car! Recommending to parents as well. John was amazing at making me feel comfortable bringing my car here during Covid with a young baby. Went above and beyond to accommodate my requests. Service was great too along with price given, hard to find a place you can trust. They just earned a long time customer for sure.
Kendra Jones
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About - Continental Motor Works

Welcome to Continental Motor Works

Premium Automotive Service in San Luis Obispo, CA

Welcome to Continental Motor Works, San Luis Obispo’s best choice for auto repair and services! Our full-service auto repair shop has been open and serving the community for over 40 years by providing quality and value-based services. We are a family-owned and operated business that is committed to helping you maintain and improve your automobile. Whether you need an oil change, smog checks, or a complete engine replacement, you can count on us to get you back on the road in less time than any other shop.

We guarantee that the quality of service you receive at Continental Motor Works is unmatched. Our shop employs ASE-Certified master technicians who have the skills and expertise to work on any vehicle make or model. Furthermore, our facility invests in state-of-the-art equipment and diagnostics scan tools to correctly get the job done the first time around. Our extensive range of services is backed up by an outstanding 36 month/36,000 miles warranty for qualified repairs.

When you bring your car to Continental Motor Works, you can expect the best customer service. Our team values your time and works hard every day to earn your trust and loyalty. We believe that vehicle maintenance and repairs should be easy and stress-free, which is why we provide our customers with a comfortable waiting area, free wifi, complimentary coffee and snacks, and a courtesy shuttle service.

If you’re looking for honest and top-tier quality auto services in San Luis Obispo, CA, you’ve come to the right place. Please give us a call or schedule an appointment with us online soon.




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AAA Approved
Shop for 17 Years


2009 - 2010 AAA Quality Service Award


2009 - 2010 AAA Outstanding


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The Absolute Best Car Service in San Luis Obispo, CA

What sets Continental Motor Works apart from all of the others in San Luis Obispo, CA?

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in San Luis Obispo, 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 Continental Motor Works, 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 San Luis Obispo auto repair table.

Time: We take the time we need to provide you with top quality car service in San Luis Obispo, CA, 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.

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