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El Cajon, CA
Auto Maintenance and Repair Shop

Location Number 230-07 - El Cajon
1191 East Main Street, El Cajon, CA 92021
Phone: (619) 441-8888

El Cajon, CA Precision Tune Auto Care

Precision Tune Auto Care is the fast, convenient and affordable solution to all of your car repair and routine vehicle maintenance needs. Our trained technicians help you keep your vehicle safe & reliable on the road!

Location Amenities

Appointment On Request Car Rental Assistance College Student Discount Coupons Courtesy Car Early Bird Drop-off Financing Available through PTAC Credit Card Military Discount No Appointment Necessary Police & Firefighter Discount Se Habla Espanol Vehicle Pickup Delivery Waiting Area Wifi

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On purchases of $199 or more with your Precision Tune Credit Card
*Subject to credit approval. We reserve the right to discontinue or alter the terms of this offer at any time. Minimum monthly payments required. See store for details. Not all PTAC locations participate in this program.

  • ASE Certified
  • California Licensed Smog Check Inspection and Repair Station
  • California STAR Certified Smog Check Test and Repair
  • California Star Certified Precision Tune Auto Care


Neighborhood News

Local customer is appreciative of the kind act that Precision Tune Auto Care - El Cajon did for her. Please see her testimonial below.


Precision Tune Auto Care - El Cajon Teams Up with Dixieline Lumber to Donate Truck to Local Woman

Precision Tune Auto Care (PTAC) in El Cajon teamed up with Dixieline Lumber to donate a car to Joanne, a Talmadge woman, who was without a vehicle for months due to repairs being made on her truck.  Joanne's story made its way to Dixieline and PTAC and they wanted to help her out.  Dixieline was able to get an F-250 which was retired from their fleet and PTAC fixed it up to make it like new. To learn and see more about this feel good story, please click on the following video below:


El Cajon

PTAC manager, Karim Sarangi, surprises local woman with a new truck.




I've always had quality, fast, & friendly service. They are always very helpful & let me know if I need any additional service beyond the regular LOF service. 10Friendly and reliable.10Very friendly and competent - this includes owner, mechanics, and front office. Prices, while always want lower, are fair. My "go to" auto repair.10Manny is great manager always kept me informed.10 I didn't get his name, but was very impressed with the owner (or part owner). I think I have left Jiffy Lube after 20 years and will be a regular with all my vehicles10The service was excellent starting with the front counter person, a uoung woman named Angela. The shop performed the expected service quickly and effectively. I will return to this shop.10The El Cajon Precision Tune Auto is very honest and trustworthy. I know I can trust them with the recommendations they make.10Great customer service10I like the friendly staff, and have been going there for years. They are knowledgeable and helpful Thanks10Great service and fast!10Efficient10I HAD MY SMOG TEST DONE THERE. MY SON, HARRY PIFER, WHOM I REFERRED, WENT THERE RECENTLY AND THEY GAVE HIM A LOANER WHILE THEY WORKED ON HIS CAR. B/C HE SUGGESTED WHAT MIGHT BE THE PROBLEM, THEY NEVER CHARGED HIM A DIME. HE WILL RETURN WHEN HIS CAR IS RUNNING SO THAT THEY CAN DO THE SMOG TESTING, ETC. THANK YOU SO MUCH FROM THE TWO OF US. I SENT MY DAUGHTER IN LAW A FEW MONTHS AGO AND HER CAR WAS READILY SMOGGED. WE ARE TWO FAMILIES SOLD ON PRECISION TUNE AUTO CARE.10Friendly, get the job done at a reasonable time length, the price 10The service was great. Everyone was polite and respectful and explained everything to me. The work was done timely with no problems. Thanks for the great service.10Very professional and quick on service.10Honest, professional and courteous service!!!!10Ken and Manny in particular have always been super helpful when I brought my truck in for servicing or repairs. They made certain that I got the work that was essential done, and when they observed something that needed attention but could wait a while they were clear about when they thought something would need to be done. Monica at the reception was always very pleasant and made all paperwork issues a quick action. My three and a half years of doing business there has been a solid, excellent experience. I will miss all of the staff. Moving out of state. You have set an example that more businesses should seek. Thank you all, May God bless in all ways!10Good service10Like that you have coupons for smog checks at a reasonable price. 10Excellent experience, quick and easy. Lovely staff- Thank you!10They thoroughly checked out my RV and fixed everything that needed to be done! When I took my RV back it drove perfectly! Not to mention they all had great customer service with very quick fix up time!10I always have good service10The repairs are always done right and they always stand behind their work.10Professionalism and attention to detail! Thank you!10Very friendly and professional staff. 10the service was top of the line, and the people was incredible, looking forward to having my car serviced there again.10It's very simple and easy 10Very quick 10fast service10This place always offers great service, they don't try to sell you something you don't need. They serviced my PT Cruiser for 12 years and now they are servicing my new Mustang. 10The service is outstanding!10Great service10Fast and honesty 10Speed of getting clients in and out. Honestly 10Every time I bring my car in for service I receive an honest and courteous estimate and have never had an issue with pricing, quality of work or professionalism of all the workers at Precision.10friendly staff good work at a fast fair even pace10Professionalism and attention to detail.10Good honest work done at fair prices.10Timeliness and professionalism! Thank you!10How caring you are!10Customer service was excellent 10We always receive the best customer service and auto repair at precision tune. We have used them for over 15 years.10Customer service Timeliness 10service was quick. in and out in less than an hour for my oil change. I like the 5 dollar coupon towards next oil change also.10There is nothing to complain about. I have used Precision Tune for over 15 years. The owner and his sons and staff are cordial, friendly and know their business. I have used them exclusively in lieu of dealer service.10Work fast 10Honest and take good care of me for many years.10Everyone is very helpful . I have always had great service. Excellent products.10After around 20 years of having them work on my vehicles, its like friends who you trust working on them. 10It was affordable and didn't take long.10Prompt courteous service at the El Cajon location! Been taking our family vehicles there for years!10

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Fleet Vehicle Maintenance

In today's busy economy, we believe "Convenience" is our highest value proposition.  Fleet owners will have the peace of mind that comes with knowing that the work on their vehicles will be done promptly and will be done right the first time. Competitive prices and better value In and Out, Same Day Service to minimize... Learn More

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M-F:8am - 6pm

Sat:8am - 5pm

Sun:8am - 4pm

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10% off one, 15% off two, or 20% off three of these services: * Transmission Fluid Exchange * Brake Fluid Exchange * Coolant Flush * Differential Exchange * Transfer Case Exchange * Power Steering Flush * Fuel & Air Induction Cleaning


1191 East Main Street, El Cajon, CA 92021
Tel: (619) 441-8888
Location Number: 230-07

Most Vehicles. Not Valid With Other Offers. Other Restrictions may apply. Up to 8 quarts. Extended life coolant extra. Expires on 07/31/2017


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