Covid19: We are taking the utmost precautions to keep customers & staff safe with a sanitization routine for every vehicle being serviced.

Ongoing specials

$29.99 Standard Oil Change Special
Plus tax and hazardous waste disposal. Certain restrictions apply. Includes up to five quarts of standard oil. Cannot be combined with any other offers. Must present the coupon at the time of service.

What Our Clients Say:

“Went in with what could have been an expensive repair but received a quick and affordable solution!”
Scott Lund
  • 24 Month/ 24k-Mile Nationwide
  • Local Shuttle Service
  • Complimentary
  • Comfortable
    Waiting Area

Welcome to Moonlight Motors!

If you’re looking for auto repair in Encinitas, CA, you’ve found us. Here at Moonlight Motors Inc we work hard to earn your trust and loyalty. We know how important it is to find a Encinitas car service you can rely on, so your satisfaction is our top priority each and every day.
Here at Moonlight Motors Inc we understand what makes customer service truly outstanding. You will feel the difference exceptional customer care makes when you work with us. We know auto repair in Encinitas offers you lots of choices, and we aim to provide the kind of caring customer service that will bring you back.

About Us

About us

Welcome to Moonlight Motors, your local auto repair shop serving Encinitas, CA, and surrounding areas! We are a family-owned and operated facility that is ready to assist with all of your vehicle’s needs. This includes general maintenance, factory services, inspections, repairs, and more - we do it all. When you choose our Encinitas auto repair shop, you can have peace of mind knowing that your vehicle will be handled by ASE Certified Master Technicians who are skilled and passionate about what they do.

Located on Highway 101 in Encinitas, CA, Moonlight Motors was built on the promise to deliver high-quality vehicle services at reasonable rates. Honesty, respect, and empathy are all part of our core values as a company. This is reflected in the way that we treat our customers and their beloved vehicles. You’ll always receive top-notch repairs performed with your best interest in mind. We care about the safety and integrity of your vehicle, which is why we use the best parts, products, and state-of-the-art equipment to ensure quality workmanship. Not to mention, DayZee, our 10-year old chocolate lab, will be waiting to assist you at the front desk.

Here at our Encinitas auto repair shop, we proudly specialize in all makes and models of vehicles including hybrid models. Regardless of what you drive, you can trust that our experts can assist with keeping your car safe and reliable on the road. Our downtown Encinitas shop established in 2004 also serves surrounding areas including Carlsbad, Cardiff, Del Mar, Oceanside, La Costa, Leucadia, Rancho Santa Fe, San Diego County, and Solana Beach.

Our new, spacious, state-of-the-art facility is better equipped to assist with your vehicle’s needs and is perfect for quick service. Plus, we have plenty of parking! Moonlight Beach is just steps away from our shop if you need a place to relax while we fix up your vehicle. We also offer local pick-up and delivery as well as a local shuttle service.

If you’re looking for auto repair in Encinitas, CA, look no further than the friendly and professional choice here at Moonlight Motors. You can’t miss us - just keep an eye out for our unofficial mascot, Cornelius - a 12-foot Yeti statue right outside of our shop.

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Welcome to the Family - Moonlight Motors in Encinitas, CA

Since we were established in Encinitas back in 2004, we have been helping families with all their car maintenance and repair needs. We service foreign and domestic cars and light trucks. Regardless of your vehicle needs, we can help.


We are proud to announce the grand opening of our new spacious state-of-the-art facility. We are now better positioned to help with all your vehicle issues. This new facility is located on HWY 101. Our new and improved facility is perfect for quick service and has plenty of parking!

Our namesake, Moonlight Beach is just steps away. We offer local pick-up and delivery as well as a local shuttle service. We are conveniently located within walking distance of shopping and restaurants, which is a bonus! If you would rather wait, we have two comfortable waiting areas! Come visit it us for Encinitas auto repair that cares. We will be here when you need us.

We service most makes and models,
including hybrid vehicles!

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