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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

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

2006 Chevrolet Equinox

Chevrolet Equinox

Mileage
161,403
Service Date
5/3/2022
Services Performed
  • LOWER INTAKE MANIFOLD GASKET IS FOUND TO BE LEAKING, LOOKING FURTHER INTO IT THERE ARE MISFIRES ON ALL CYLINDERS, WITH CYLINDER 6 HAVING THE HIGHEST COUNT. PRESSURE IS BUILDING IN THE COOLING SYSTEM DUE TO A HEADGASKET FAILURE, GENERALLY THE GASKETS FAIL IN THE CORNER WHERE CYLINDER 6 IS LOCATED, WHICH IS THE CAUSE FOR THE HIGHER COUNT. UPON LOOKING AT OIL CONDITION, THE OIL AND COOLANT ARE MIXING CREATING A GELATINOUS MIXTURE. VEHICLE HAS NO HEAT DUE TO HEAD GASKET FAILURE FILLING COOLING SYSTEM WITH COMBUSTION GASSES AND OIL/COOLANT MIXTURE. DUE TO NATURE OF HEADGASKET FAILURE AND HEATER CORE ISSUES, AND SEVERITY OF VEHICLES OVERHEATING ISSUES CAUSED BY HEADGASKET FAILURE AND COOLANT LEAK, AN ENGINE REPLACEMENT IS RECOMMENDED. CUSTOMER HAS DECLINED SERVICES, AND WILL PICK VEHICLE UP.
 
BARRY P. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/4/2022

2014 Volkswagen Passat

Volkswagen Passat

Mileage
149,052
Service Date
4/30/2022
Services Performed
  • CHANGE OIL AND FILTER, LUBE CHASSIS & PERFORM 16PT INSPECTION
 
JAMES M. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/1/2022

2009 Ford Edge

Ford Edge

Mileage
276,594
Service Date
4/28/2022
Services Performed
  • $5.00 OFF OIL CHANGE SPECIAL
  • CHANGE OIL AND FILTER, LUBE CHASSIS & PERFORM 16PT INSPECTION
 
DAVID H. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/29/2022

2020 Ford Transit-250

Ford Transit-250

Mileage
34,735
Service Date
4/23/2022
Services Performed
  • CHANGE OIL AND FILTER, LUBE CHASSIS & PERFORM 16PT INSPECTION
  • ENGINE AIR FILTER ELEMENT – Remove & Replace
  • TIRE ROTATE 4X4
  • MUNICIPALITIES/STATE/NAT'L ACCOUNT ROTATE
 
DON T. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/24/2022

2016 Jeep Cherokee

Jeep Cherokee

Mileage
82,794
Service Date
4/13/2022
Services Performed
  • OIL CHANGE AND 16PT INSPECTION
  • OCC REDEMPTION
  • TREAD DEPTH(S) LF 9 /32NDS RF 9 /32NDS LR 7 /32NDS RR 7 /32NDS BRAKE PAD THICKNESS LF 7 MM RF 7 MM LR 8 MM RR 8 MM
 
JEFF H. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/13/2022

2009 Buick LaCrosse

Buick LaCrosse

Mileage
190,139
Service Date
3/30/2022
Services Performed
  • CHANGE OIL AND FILTER, LUBE CHASSIS & PERFORM 16PT INSPECTION
  • REMOVE AND REPLACE TURN BULB- PASSENGER FRONT
 
MALIA O. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/5/2022

2013 Ford F-150

Ford F-150

Mileage
121,410
Service Date
3/28/2022
Services Performed
  • DURING TEST DRIVE A NOTICEABLE GRINDING NOISE CAN BE HEARD, ACCOMPANIED BY A HARSH VIBRATION FROM THE FRONT END. WITH THE VEHICLE UP IN THE AIR, BRAKES ARE FINE AND FRONT SUSPENSION/STEERING/HUBS ALL CHECK OUT FINE. DRIVING THE VEHICLE IN THE AIR AND USING A STETHOSCOPE TO LISTEN FOR THE SOURCE OF THE NOISE, IT WAS FOUND THAT THE FRONT DIFFERENTIAL WAS THE SOURCE OF THE NOISE. CHECKING FLUID, THE FLUID COLOR IS GRAY WITH SPECS OF METAL. DUE TO THE SOUND COMING FROM THE DIFFERENTIAL AND FLUID SAMPLE TAKEN, REPLACEMENT OF FRONT DIFFERENTIAL OR FULL REBUILD RECOMMENDED TO FIX THE ISSUE.
  • FRONT DIFFERENTIAL CASE – Remove & Replace
  • FRONT DIFFERENTIAL REBUILD
  • CHANGE OIL AND FILTER, LUBE CHASSIS & PERFORM 16PT INSPECTION
 
PAUL L. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/30/2022

2012 Chevrolet Silverado

Chevrolet Silverado

Mileage
161,447
Service Date
3/26/2022
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
  • TIRE ROTATION FREE W/ TIRES PURCHASED IN STORE
  • TIMING COVER GASKET – Remove & Replace – 1500,V6,RWD w/o Skid Plate – [Includes: R&I Oil Pan.] – [Includes: Replace Front Oil Seal(s).]
  • 20% OFF SERVICE COUPON
 
TED W. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/27/2022

2014 Toyota FJ Cruiser

Toyota FJ Cruiser

Mileage
203,393
Service Date
3/3/2022
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
  • DISMOUNT TIRE CLEAN BEAD AREA RE MOUNT AND BALANCE TIRE
  • $10.00 OFF OIL CHANGE COUPON
 
BERNIE L. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/16/2022

2016 Buick Encore

Buick Encore

Mileage
58,019
Service Date
2/28/2022
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
  • AAA LABOR DISCOUNT
 
CHARLIE J. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/2/2022

2011 Hyundai Santa Fe

Hyundai Santa Fe

Mileage
184,690
Service Date
2/24/2022
Services Performed
  • CHANGE OIL AND FILTER, LUBE CHASSIS & PERFORM 16PT INSPECTION
  • DISMOUNT TIRE CLEAN BEAD AREA RE MOUNT AND BALANCE TIRE
 
LORI A. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/25/2022