Santa Barbara’sAuto Repair Experts Since 1946

Motor Brake & Wheel Services is a family-owned and operated auto repair shop with decades of expertise in all makes and models – from today's most technologically advanced vehicles to yesterday's works of art. We are one of the few mechanic shops that people can trust with their custom, vintage, and classic vehicles. We provide excellent service on foreign and domestic vehicles, 4x4s, motor homes, trailers as well as small and large trucks.

Regardless of the make, model, or year of the vehicle, Motor Brake & Wheel Services handles each with ultimate care. Our commitment to honest and ethical service has made us an institution in Santa Barbara. At Motor Brake & Wheel Services, we believe that customer service, integrity, and professionalism are the most important aspects of working on any customer’s major investment. People come to us from other shops because they trust us and want an honest opinion. We’re proud to be your Santa Barbara auto repair shop!

Drive-on alignment pit

We have the only drive-on alignment pit in the area

Motor Brake & Wheel Amenities

While Waiting for Your Auto Repair at Motor Brake & Wheel Enjoy

Free Wi-Fi, and get a massage while you wait! Our shop is within walking distance of the Paseo Nuevo Mall, State Street and many excellent coffee shops and restaurants.

Comprehensive Automotive Services

When you bring your vehicle to Motor Brake & Wheel Services, our mechanics will get to the root of the problem and make sure that we get the auto repair done right the first time. We do intensive quality control after every job – whether it’s just an oil change or an engine overhaul. The skill and knowledge of our ASE Master certified technicians set us apart in the Santa Barbara area.

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Count on our ASE Master certified technicians for these services and more!

  • Brake Repair
  • Alignment
  • Suspension
  • Engine Diagnostics
  • Lube Oil and Filter Change
  • Manufacture Suggested Service
  • Buyer’s or Trip Inspections
  • Auto Repair

Proudly Serving Santa Barbara Drivers

Motor Brake & Wheel Services is located at 124 W De La Guerra Street in downtown Santa Barbara. We are next to the Paseo Nuevo Mall and State Street. Look for the flag halfway between Chapala and De La Vina Streets. Come in for one our many service in the areas of Santa Barbara, and serving additional areas in Goleta, Montecito, Summerland, Carpinteria, Ojai, Santa Ynez, Lompoc, Los Olivos, Buelton, and Los Alamos.

Motor Brake & Wheel Services Mechanic Shop