Call (651) 272-5455

Home 2022-09-02T20:33:50+00:00

Welcome to American Imports,
your car service in Forest Lake, MN!

If you’re looking for auto repair in Forest Lake, MN, you’ve found us. Here at American Imports we work hard to earn your trust and loyalty. We know how important it is to find a Forest Lake car service you can rely on, so your satisfaction is our top priority each and every day.

Here at American Imports 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 Forest Lake offers you lots of choices, and we aim to provide the kind of caring customer service that will bring you back.

Our professional automotive service offers you years of combined expertise from our well-trained technicians. We treat our auto repair professionals well because we value their skill and can-do attitude. We know our team sets us apart, saving you time and money, not to mention worry. When it comes to auto repair in Forest Lake, we are totally confident that American Imports is the best option in town!

Affiliates &
Certifications

About American Imports Forest Lake, MN

For years American Imports has been there for the people of Forest Lake, MN. We love what we do, and that basic fact fuels our business. We are dedicated to our customers, and that’s why they stick with us—the best auto repair Forest Lake has to offer.

Our family of technicians and service staff sees their work here at American Imports as more than a job. It’s their vocation and livelihood. Each member of our team is invested in your satisfaction.

American Imports was founded on the basic idea that everyone deserves respect. It is our mission to treat each person that comes through our door with dignity and sensitivity. We believe this attention to detail has paid off by providing us with our loyal, friendly family of customers. That’s what makes American Imports the best car service in Forest Lake, MN!

Are you ready to experience the best Forest Lake, MN car service available? Please give us a call or make an appointment here.

The Absolute Best Car Service in Forest Lake, MN

What sets American Imports apart from all of the others in Forest Lake, MN?

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in Forest Lake, it’s all about earning loyalty and trust by doing our very best every day. We are determined to earn and keep your trust.

Talent: At American Imports, you can rest easy knowing that our highly-skilled, experienced auto service professionals are handling your car. Our technicians bring years of experience, skill, and education to the Forest Lake auto repair table.

Time: We take the time we need to provide you with top quality car service in Forest Lake, and we take the time to talk to you about what that means. We listen to you so we understand your needs and goals for your auto repair.

Recently Serviced Vehicles

2013 Ford Escape

Ford Escape

Mileage
128,827
Service Date
1/13/2023
Services Performed
  • CHANGE OIL AND FILTER, LUBE CHASSIS & PERFORM 16PT INSPECTION
 
DICK F. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/18/2023

2007 BMW 335xi

BMW 335xi

Mileage
167,825
Service Date
1/9/2023
Services Performed
  • SPARK PLUG. INSPECT AND ADVISE. TECHNICIAN SCANNED CHECK ENGINE LIGHT AND RECEIVED ERROR CODES 2AAF: FUEL PUMP;PLAUSABILITY AND 29CF: COMBUSTION MISFIRE CYL 3. MONITORING FUEL TRIMS, IT WAS FOUND THAT CYL 3 WAS ADDING FUEL, AND AT IDLE HIGH PRESSURE FUEL SENSOR READINGS DIPPED DOWN TO AS LOW AS 650PSI, SPECIFICATION STATES SHOULD NOT GO BELOW 750 PSI AT IDLE. TECHNICIAN FOUND THAT CYL 3 SPARK PLUG IS WET. AFTER VEHICLE IS TURNED OFF HIGH PRESSURE READINGS DO NOT DIP BELOW SPECIFICATION, INDICATING FUEL PUMP IS NOT THE SOURCE OF THE PROBLEM BUT THE CYL 3 FUEL INJECTOR IS FAILING. RECOMMENDING REPLACEMENT OF ALL 6 FUEL INJECTORS DUE TO CURRENT INJECTORS BEING INDEX 1, AND ARE NOT BE MATCHED/CODED WITH NEWER REVISION INJECTORS ABOVE INDEX 10 DUE TO DIFFERENCES IN CODING. TECHNICIAN AS WELL FOUND THAT SPARK PLUGS ARE AN INCOMPATIBLE BRAND AS WELL AS BEING OUT OF SPECIFICATION ON GAP AT .050 AND SHOULD BE .028-.030.
  • INJECTORS &/OR FUEL RAILS – Remove & Replace – Injectors,All
 
JOHN L. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/12/2023

2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Jeep Grand Cherokee

Mileage
161,669
Service Date
12/30/2022
Services Performed
  • AN OIL CHANGE DONE AND THE ISSUES SEEMED TO HAPPEN SHORTLY THEREAFTER.
  • SEAT BELT RETRACTOR ASSEMBLY – Remove & Replace – Front,Each
  • CHANGE OIL AND FILTER, LUBE CHASSIS & PERFORM 16PT INSPECTION
  • TREAD DEPTH(S) LF /32NDS RF /32NDS LR /32NDS RR /32NDS BRAKE PAD THICKNESS LF MM RF MM LR MM RR MM
  • GOODYEAR NATIONAL ACCOUNT
 
SCOTT F. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/4/2023

2012 Ford Fusion

Ford Fusion

Mileage
136,553
Service Date
12/30/2022
Services Performed
  • CHANGE OIL AND FILTER, LUBE CHASSIS & PERFORM 16PT INSPECTION
  • STABILIZER BAR CONTROL LINK – Remove & Replace – Front, One Side, Left
  • TIE ROD &/OR END – Remove & Replace – One Side,Outer,Right
  • Inspect for loose or failing steering/suspension components. Reference manufacturers alignment specifications. Adjust to proper specifications. Test drive
  • 20% OFF SERVICE COUPON
 
JOLEEN L. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/1/2023

2016 Kia Optima

Kia Optima

Mileage
99,178
Service Date
12/30/2022
Services Performed
  • $5.00 OFF OIL CHANGE SPECIAL
  • CHANGE OIL AND FILTER, LUBE CHASSIS & PERFORM 16PT INSPECTION
  • TREAD DEPTH(S) LF 6 /32NDS RF 6 /32NDS LR 7 /32NDS RR 7 /32NDS BRAKE PAD THICKNESS LF 2 MM RF 2 MM LR 3 MM RR 2 MM
  • TIRE ROTATION FREE W/ TIRES PURCHASED IN STORE
 
LINDA S. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/31/2022

2011 Ford Edge

Ford Edge

Mileage
205,309
Service Date
12/27/2022
Services Performed
  • VEHICLE WAS ABLE TO START AND DRIVE INTO THE SHOP WITHOUT HAVING TO BE JUMPED, PULLED VEHICLE INTO THE SHOP AND FAILED TEST. TECHNICIAN DID CONFIRM ALTERNATOR IS PUTTING OUT CORRECT CHARGING VOLTAGE, RECOMMEND REPLACEMENT OF BATTERY AT THIS TIME, BATTERY WAS RECENTLY PURCHASED AND INSTALLED. SENT BATTERY BACK FOR CREDIT/WARRANTY.
  • BATTERY – Remove & Replace – [Includes: Test.]
 
NATE K. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/29/2022

2016 Lincoln MKX

Lincoln MKX

Mileage
87,723
Service Date
12/22/2022
Services Performed
  • OIL CHANGE AND 16PT INSPECTION
  • OCC REDEMPTION
  • TREAD DEPTH(S) LF 6 /32NDS RF 6 /32NDS LR 6 /32NDS RR 6 /32NDS BRAKE PAD THICKNESS LF 6 MM RF 6 MM LR 1 MM RR 2 MM— REPLACED AT TODAY'S SERVICE
  • TIRE ROTATION FREE W/ TIRES PURCHASED IN STORE
  • REAR DISC BRAKE SERVICE: REMOVE BRAKE PADS AND HARDWARE. CLEAN ALL CALIPER CONTACT POINTS. INSTALL NEW BRAKE HARDWARE / SHIMS AND RE-LUBRICATE. REMOVE AND REPLACE OR TURN / RESURFACE REAR BRAKE ROTOR. CLEAN HUB MOUNTING CONTACT POINTS. INSTALL OEM ROTOR AND PADS AND ENSURE PROPER FUNCTIONALITY OF REAR BRAKES.
  • 20% OFF SERVICE COUPON
 
MARLYS S. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/23/2022

2009 Ford Pickup

Ford Pickup

Mileage
153,415
Service Date
12/13/2022
Services Performed
  • CHANGE OIL AND FILTER, LUBE CHASSIS & PERFORM 16PT INSPECTION
 
RON G. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/19/2022

2012 Audi Q5

Audi Q5

Mileage
163,802
Service Date
12/14/2022
Services Performed
  • CONTROL ARM – Remove & Replace – Front Lower,Rearward,One Side,Left
  • Inspect for loose or failing steering/suspension components. Reference manufacturers alignment specifications. Adjust to proper specifications. Test drive
  • Right front caliper sticking and not moving freely which is causing left front caliper to engage faster and cause brake pull. Brake pads are of marginal health and will likely need replacement soon. Recommend replacement of right front caliper (both front calipers is best practice) at time of brake servicing. No other immediate brake issues found a this time.
  • 20% OFF SERVICE COUPON
 
NICK M. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/16/2022

2009 Nissan Maxima

Nissan Maxima

Mileage
154,281
Service Date
12/3/2022
Services Performed
  • CHANGE OIL AND FILTER, LUBE CHASSIS & PERFORM 16PT INSPECTION
  • TREAD DEPTH(S) LF /32NDS RF /32NDS LR /32NDS RR /32NDS BRAKE PAD THICKNESS LF MM RF MM LR MM RR MM
 
CHRIS S. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/9/2022

2018 Nissan Altima

Nissan Altima

Mileage
110,414
Service Date
11/26/2022
Services Performed
  • CHANGE OIL AND FILTER, LUBE CHASSIS & PERFORM 16PT INSPECTION
  • FRONT DISC BRAKE SERVICE: REMOVE BRAKE PADS AND HARDWARE. CLEAN ALL CALIPER CONTACT POINTS. INSTALL NEW BRAKE HARDWARE / SHIMS AND RE-LUBRICATE. REMOVE AND REPLACE OR TURN / RESURFACE FRONT BRAKE ROTOR. CLEAN HUB MOUNTING CONTACT POINTS. INSTALL OEM ROTOR AND PADS AND ENSURE PROPER FUNCTIONALITY OF FRONT BRAKES.
  • CALIPER – Remove & Replace – Rear,Both Sides
  • REMOVES CONTAMINANTS AND MOISTURE FROM YOUR BRAKE SYSTEM THAT CAN CAUSE BRAKE FAILURE.
  • GOODYEAR NATIONAL ACCOUNT
 
SCOTT P. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/8/2022

2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Jeep Grand Cherokee

Mileage
138,520
Service Date
11/23/2022
Services Performed
  • FREE ROTATIONS FOR LIFE OF TIRES ****TIRE ROTATIONS MUST BE PERFORMED EVERY 6,000 – 8,000 MILES TO RETAIN TREAD LIFE WARRANTY AND AVOID EXCESSIVE AND PREMATURE TIRE WEAR****
  • RECYCLE TIRE FEE
  • TIRE ROAD HAZARD (4)- 3 YEAR NATION WIDE COVERAGE. CONTACT AMERICAN IMPORTS FOR WARRANTY INFORMATION OR CALL THE NUMBER LISTED ON WARRANTY PACKET PROVIDED AT TIME OF INSTALLATION
 
NANCY C. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/8/2022