Bay Area Motor Works, Inc. is a Boschâ„¢ Certified, Full Service Center.

Bay Area Motor Works, Inc. adheres to factory standards for maintenance and repair procedures to ensure that your warranty won't ever be compromised. We provide complete vehicle care at factory-recommended intervals. We employ only the highest quality original equipment manufacturer parts, lubricants, operating fluids, and shop supplies.

Our ASE certified Technicians use the most advanced diagnostic equipment. German factory specialty tools provide us with the ability to maintain and repair your vehicle in the manner that its engineers intended.

Mechanical Repair

  • Automotive Engine Repair & Replacement
  • Engine Performance Check
  • Diesel Service & Repair
  • Clutch Repairs & Replacement
  • Steering & Suspension Service
  • Power Steering
  • Exhaust System Repairs & High Performance Modifications
  • Transmission Factory Scheduled Maintenance, Repair & Replacement
  • New & Rebuilt Transmissions
  • Engine Cooling System Service & Repair
  • Air Intake Cleaning & Filter Changing
  • Differential & Transfer Case (4WD) Service
  • Belt, Hoses & Wiper Blade Replacement
  • Timing Belt & Chain Replacement

At Bay Area Motor Works we deliver what we promise and stand behind our work with a 2 year unlimited miles warranty on BMW and Mini models. There is a one year or 12,000 miles guarantee  (whichever occurs first) on all other models accepted for repairs by our Service Center.

Regular Maintenance

  • Tune-Ups, Air Filters, Fuel Filters, Cabin Filters
  • Oil, Lube & Filter Service
  • Factory Scheduled Maintenance
  • Flex Service System (FSS)
  • Fuel Injection Cleaning & Service
  • Preventive Maintenance & Fluid Flushes

Electrical, Wiring and Electronics

  • Battery Replacement & Service
  • Anti-Lock Brake & Traction Control Service & Repairs
  • Computer Control Diagnostics (Check Engine Light, SRS, etc.)
  • Electrical and/or Wiring Problems
  • Interior / Exterior Lighting Replacement
  • Instrument Cluster / Warning Light Diagnostics & Repairs
  • Factory Navigation System Diagnosis & Repair
  • Factory Audio Systems Testing & Repair

Heating & Air Conditioning

  • Air Conditioning Service & Repair
  • Heating System Service & Repair
  • Preventative Maintenance
  • Cabin Filter Replacement
  • Mist™ In-Car Air Quality™ Serivce
  • Steam Clean Climate Control Vents

Pre-purchase Inspections (PPI)

Whether you are planning to purchase a vehicle from a dealership or a private-party seller, Bay Area Motor Works highly recommends that you have the vehicle checked prior to purchasing. Our pre-purchase inspection includes a test drive and a rigorous 40 point inspection. At completion, you will be provided a full vehicle condition report with any recommendations or repairs needed with corresponding level of urgency.

Extended Pre-purchase Inspections

Upon your request, we can provide additional checks to the standard Pre-purchase Inspection. These services may include:

  • Compression Check
  • Paint Thickness Measurements: These measurements can indicate previous body work or paint repairs
  • Check for Carbon Fiber Build-up on Direct Injection Engines with a Fiber Optic Scope

Pre-Race & Safety Inspections

Wheels and Tires (Touchless System)

  • Tire Replacement
  • Mounting & Wheel Balancing
  • Wheel alignment
  • Tire Rotation
  • Tire Repairs*
  • Flat Repair*
  • Custom Wheels & Tire Sales

tire repair

Note: *For your safety, Bay Area Motor Works will only repair your tire in accordance with Rubber Manufacturers Association Recommended Procedures.

At Bay Area Motor Works we pride ourselves on our passion for performance and our unparalleled attention to detail. We cater to all levels of car enthusiasts with our wide range of expertise, which includes high performance modifications for your German street and race cars.


  • Powertrain Performance Modifications
  • High Performance Wheels and Tires
  • High Performance Exhaust Systems
  • High Performance Brakes
  • Custom Lighting
  • Performance Software (BMW & MINI)
  • Suspension Modifications
  • Show or Event Preparations
  • Race Track Preparations
  • Tech Inspections Preparations

After Hours and Early Bird Drop-off

You may drop off your vehicle outside of business hours. Please utilize the envelopes and drop slot located at our front entrance. Please provide all of your vehicle and contact information on the envelopes provided or by completing the attached form.

Download Key Drop Form Here

After Hours Pick-up

We understand that your schedule may limit your availability to pick up your vehicle. At your request, we can make arrangments for your vehicle to be locked out and picked up outside of business hours.

Download Request for Lock Out Form

Express Pay

For your convenience, you may request that your final invoice be charged to your credit card prior to your arrival at our office. You can also use our Express Pay option if you are planning on picking up outside of our business hours.

Download Credit Card Authorization Form