Counter clockwise from top left: Ray, John (owner)
​Jaines, Braedon, Dan

owner and staff of Continental Motor Works in San Luis Obispo, CA

We Can Handle It

36 Month/36,000 Mile Warranty!

We'll Give You a Ride and Wash Your Car!

We Service All Make & Models

And we can perform authorized warranty repairs and scheduled service on your new vehicle.  You don't have to go to the dealer!

why choose us

Get to know our experienced mechanics. They’ve got tools, skills, and a desire to help.

And we drive and service Prius Hybrids, Nissan Leafs, etc.


1101 Laurel Lane San Luis Obispo CA 93401 us

Open 7:30AM – 5:30PM   Monday – Friday

Smog checks, air conditioning, check engine lights ... just part of our expertise. Supervised by owner/master mechanic, John Fiorentino .

Know any other shops with a Satisfaction Guarantee this good?

Not to mention FREE popcorn!

For nearly 40 years we’ve been the local auto repair shop that you can trust.

Our focus has always been providing our friends and neighbors with dependable, trustworthy auto repairs. Whether you need a minor tune-up or a major overhaul, our trained service technicians can quickly diagnose problems and zero in on remedies; saving you valuable time and money.

Our cutting-edge diagnostic technology combined with the real-world experience of our ASE Certified Master Technicians, means we are able to get your car back on the road in less time than it takes other shops to simply figure out what's wrong!

And, because of our ongoing training and certification, we can offer you an affordable alternative to dealership pricing on almost any make and model vehicle made.

John Fiorentino, owner of Continental Motor Works and Jeff Spevack, the founder, feel strongly about being goods neighbors and in giving back to their San Luis Obispo community. 

The following is a partial list of organizations that benefit from regular donations from the crew at Continental Motor Works:

We’re committed to auto repair and to serving you with quality and value.


Our mechanics are highly skilled and have years of experience. Most of all, they love cars and care about yours.

our team



Prado Day Center • YMCA • Aids Council  

Big Brothers Big Sisters United Way

American Cancer Society  •  Nature Conservancy

San Luis Obispo High School    Laguna Middle School Sinsheimer School SLO Hadassah Mount Carmel Lutheran Church Cal Ripken Babe Ruth Baseball

Member of Monday Rotary Club

We received the Obispo Beautiful Award for shop remodel in 1993
Since he is a graduate of the program, Jeff frequently hosts students from the Automotive Technology Program at Cuesta College at Continental Motor Works

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