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Engine Overheating Warning Light

Why is my BMW Engine Overheating?

BMW engine overheating issues are a common complaint among many BMW owners. Some of the main causes of overheating in BMWs include coolant leaks, a clogged coolant system, water pump failure, and using the wrong type of coolant. To correctly diagnose the symptoms, it’s important to have your car inspected by a certified, professional mechanic who is an expert at …

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BMW Repair

Orange County Register best of orange county 2019 seal


We are proud our customers voted us Best Auto Repair shop in the Orange County Register’s 26th Annual People’s Choice Awards for the 11th year in a row! Every year the citizens of Orange County vote on the best auto repair shops in area, and once more the choice was clear. Star Motors continues to earn the confidence of Orange …

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The polls are open in the Best of San Juan Capistrano Dispatch People’s Choice Horseshoe Awards. Please vote Star Motors for Best Mechanic Shop and Best Overall Customer Service! We’ve won the OC Register’s Best of Orange County People’s Choice award for Best Auto Repair for 11 years in a row, and now we’re going for San Juan Capistrano! Polls …

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Brakes for Breasts 2019

Help us put the brakes on breast cancer and at the same time, we’ll give you FREE brake pads up to $150 value! October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and each year Star Motors donates 10% of each brake job to the Cleveland Clinic Breast Cancer Vaccine Research Fund. More than 100 independent auto repair shops across the US have …

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Car Electric Sliding Door

Ways to Fix Electric Sliding Door in Cars

A common feature of minivans and mid-sized SUVs is the electric sliding doors. They are known for making our lives much easier and more convenient. Instead of fighting to hold the car door open while your arms are filled with bags and crying children, modern technology has made it so that you can get in and out of your vehicle …

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Car Repair

Mercedes-Benz GLC

Role of the Plastic Guide Rail in Your Mercedes-Benz in San Juan Capistrano

Just hearing the name ‘Mercedes-Benz’ makes you think of luxury, and with good reason. With quality engineering and streamlined, elegant designs, Mercedes-Benz has been the staple of business people and high achievers for decades. Always at the forefront of technology, Mercedes-Benz revolutionizes the car industry with each model they release, with innovations such as the ‘AirMatic’ suspension system showing drivers …

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Mercedes Repair

BMW Stopped While Driving

Why Does the BMW Suddenly Lose Propulsion?

As a vehicle owner, you want to know that your vehicle is safe. You need to know that each time you get into your car and take it on the road, you and your passengers will be protected. However, each brand has its issues and each make/model too. BMW has issues from time to time with the propulsion suddenly going …

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BMW Repair

Porsche Transmission

Signs of Internal Transmission Problems in Porsches

The raging debate on which is better between the manual stick shift driven car and the automated one always elicits different reactions among drivers. Over time, the transmission systems in vehicles have changed from manual to automatic especially in luxurious vehicles models. The Porsche, for its part, has a sophisticated internal transmission system that enables the car to handle speeds …

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Porsche Repair

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