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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!

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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

2014 Nissan Pathfinder

Nissan Pathfinder

Mileage
101,292
Service Date
6/30/2022
Services Performed
  • CHECK A/C HOSES, LINES AND FITTINGS FOR LEAKS. CHECK DUCT TEMPERATURE, CHECK DRIVE BELT AND COMPRESSOR OPERATION. CHECK CONDENSER FOR RESTRICTIONS OR LEAKS.
  • FREE A/C CHECK
  • DIAGNOSE A/C-
  • A/C COMPRESSOR – Remove & Replace – V6 – [DOES NOT include Air Conditioning System recover, evacuate and/or recharge.]
  • CONDENSER/RECEIVER DRIER – Remove & Replace – V6 Condenser Assembly
  • Evacuate, recycle, recharge, add dye and check system for leaks#### no leaks detected at this time, dye was added to system to help aid in leak detection. It is customers responsibility to contact us in a timely manner for repair before product leaks out completely. AMERICAN IMPORTS IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY LOSS OF PRODUCT, AND NO WARRANTY WILL APPLY ON RECHARGING OF A/C SYSTEM UNLESS A LEAK REPAIR HAS BEEN MADE PRIOR.
 
AIME G. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/30/2022

2016 Lincoln MKX

Lincoln MKX

Mileage
80,446
Service Date
6/25/2022
Services Performed
  • OIL CHANGE AND 16PT INSPECTION
  • OCC REDEMPTION
 
MARLYS S. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/26/2022

2005 Ford Focus

Ford Focus

Mileage
190,554
Service Date
5/21/2022
Services Performed
  • Technician confirmed that there is significant noise, primarily from right rear of vehicle. Upon further assessment, technician noted that immediately upon lifting vehicle, right rear wheel has significant movement indicating that wheel bearing and/or other failures are present. Attempted to remove lug nuts and wheel to further inspection extent of damage but one lug nut is seized and will not come off. At this time, showed customer initial findings and advised that moving forward with inspection will result in broken wheel stud and require further repairs. Customer requested estimate for potential worst case scenario- Provided customer estimate for, right rear brake drum, spindle, brake shoes and hardware. Customer does not wish to perform further inspection or repairs and will have vehicle towed back to repair shop closer to home. No further work performed.
  • AAA MEMBER COURTESY INSPECTION
 
LISASIA K. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/14/2022

2012 Chevrolet Silverado

Chevrolet Silverado

Mileage
167,538
Service Date
6/4/2022
Services Performed
  • TREAD DEPTH(S) LF 8 /32NDS RF 9 /32NDS LR 9 /32NDS RR 9 /32NDS
  • TIRE ROTATION FREE W/ TIRES PURCHASED IN STORE
  • REPLACE VALVE STEM
  • AAA MEMBER DISCOUNT
 
TED W. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/5/2022

2015 Jeep Compass

Jeep Compass

Mileage
86,732
Service Date
6/2/2022
Services Performed
  • $5.00 OFF OIL CHANGE SPECIAL
  • CHANGE OIL AND FILTER, LUBE CHASSIS & PERFORM 16PT INSPECTION
  • CABIN AIR FILTER – Remove & Replace
  • AAA MEMBER DISCOUINT
 
TED W. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/3/2022

2013 Subaru Legacy

Subaru Legacy

Mileage
135,505
Service Date
6/1/2022
Services Performed
  • DURING INSPECTION FOUND BRAKE ROTORS TO BE CAUSING PULSATION, CALIPERS MOVE FREELY AND DO NOT BIND AS WELL AS BRAKE PADS HAVE NO ISSUES AND HAVE WORN WELL. ONLY RECOMMENDING REPLACEMENT OF ROTORS TO ADDRESS ISSUE OF BRAKE PULSATION AT HIGHER SPEEDS.
  • DISC ROTOR – Remove & Replace – Front,Both
  • LABOR WARRANTY
 
JEAN R. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/2/2022

2014 Hyundai Elantra

Hyundai Elantra

Mileage
172,117
Service Date
5/31/2022
Services Performed
  • CHANGE OIL AND FILTER, LUBE CHASSIS & PERFORM 16PT INSPECTION
  • GIFT CERTIFICATE
 
CAROL L. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/1/2022

2017 Fiat 500X

Fiat 500X

Mileage
78,956
Service Date
5/19/2022
Services Performed
  • HOIST FEE- HEARING NOISE FROM REAR- INCREASES IN SEVERITY WITH SPEED.
  • WHEEL HUB &/OR BEARING – Remove & Replace – 4WD Rear,Assembly,One Side,Right
  • 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****
  • 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
  • RECYCLE TIRE FEE
  • COMPLIMENTARY ALIGNMENT CHECK- WITH PURCHASE OF 4 NEW TIRES
  • 20% OFF SERVICE COUPON
 
SAMANTHA R. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/25/2022

2014 Dodge Charger

Dodge Charger

Mileage
211,500
Service Date
5/18/2022
Services Performed
  • 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
  • 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
 
TAYLOR A. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/23/2022

2015 Lexus RX 450h

Lexus RX 450h

Mileage
67,807
Service Date
5/17/2022
Services Performed
  • CHANGE OIL AND FILTER, LUBE CHASSIS & PERFORM 16PT INSPECTION
  • $10.00 OFF OIL CHANGE COUPON
 
ALI G. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/23/2022

2016 Ford F-150

Ford F-150

Mileage
133,741
Service Date
5/23/2022
Services Performed
  • PULLED VEHICLE IN AND VERIFIED ALTERNATOR PROBLEM, SCANNED CODES AND FOUND CODES P0625-00 GENERATOR FIELD/ F TERMINAL CIRCUIT LOW AND P065B-00 GENERATOR CONTROL CIRCUIT RANGE/PERFORMANCE. TESTING POWER AND GROUND AT THE ALTERNATOR FOUND THE ALTERNATOR IS GROUNDED FINE, BUT NO POWER COMING OUT OF THE ALTERNATOR, LEADING TO THE THOUGHT THERE WAS A BREAK IN THE CIRCUIT SOMEWHERE. TRACING THE CIRCUIT UP TO THE FUSE BOX, FOUND A LOCATION ON THE HARNESS WHERE IT IS ATTACHED TO A BRACKET ABOVE THE TRANSMISSION COOLER, THAT A ZIP TIE HAD RUBBED THROUGH THE INSULATION AND CAUSED AN OPEN CIRCUIT. REPAIR OF HARNESS IS NECESSARY.
  • REPAIR WIRING HARNESS COMING FROM ALTERNATOR TO FUSE BOX (INLUDES REMOVAL OF COOLER ASSEMBLY)
 
TROY F. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/25/2022

2010 Subaru Forester

Subaru Forester

Mileage
62,465
Service Date
5/2/2022
Services Performed
  • TOLD ITS A POSSIBLE CYLINDER HEAD LEAK. PERFORM COMPLETE INSPECTION, CHECK FOR LEAKS AND CONFIRM SOURCE. ***Technician performed inspection and confirmed oil leak is present. Upon further assessment, technician found obvious sign of leak from oil pressure switch. No other severe leaks present at this time however, other minor leaks might be present. Recommend replacement of oil pressure switch, engine cleaning and re-inspection. Customer advised and approved repairs to known leak.
  • OIL PRESSURE SENDER OR SWITCH – Remove & Replace
  • Remove engine coverings and shields. Using heavy duty cleaners, wash engine and chassis free and clear of external fluids and add dye to appropriate system(s). Run engine to operating temperature and verify if any leak(s) are immediately present. Should no leaks be found, vehicle should be driven 100 miles and brought back for re-inspection.
 
HARLEY L. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/16/2022