Minneapolis Auto Service | Mini Cooper and BMW Auto Repair in Minneapolis MN

Regular Maintenance & Scheduled Service

There are many good reasons for properly maintaining your vehicle! By carefully maintaining your vehicle you increase driving safety and vehicle performance, help reduce pollution, lower your cost of operation, and should you decide it is time to sell your used vehicle you will get a better price when it is well maintained. Let the knowledgeable staff at DJ Foreign Auto Care help you to care for your vehicle including completely maintaining your manufacturer’s warranty! Here are some of the maintenance services we provide:

  • Tune-ups, Air Filters, Fuel Filters
  • Full Synthetic Oil and Filter Change Service
  • Mercedes A and B Services
  • Factory Scheduled Maintenance (30K, 60K, 90K, etc.)
  • BG Fuel/Air Induction Service (Chemicals are used to remove carbon sludge from the fuel injectors, throttle body, plenum, air intake, valves, ports, piston crowns, combustion chambers and catalytic converter.)
  • BG Performance Oil Change/Engine Flush (Chemicals are added o the oil so that built-up carbon deposits are cleaned out of narrow oil passages, valves and combustion chambers.  The dirty oil and chemicals are then flushed out of the system and replaced with clean oil.)
  • Walnut Blasting (Removes heavy carbon build-up from your engine)
  • Preventative Maintenance and Fluid Flushes
  • Heating and A/C Service
  • Timing Belt or Chain Replacement
  • Belts, Hoses and Wiper Blade Replacement
  • Brake Service
Computer Diagnostics & Electrical System

With dealer-level diagnostic tools and expertise, technicians at DJ Foreign Auto Care can perform computer and electrical system diagnostics without having to involve the dealer. While specializing in European vehicles, we also work on all makes and models. Here are some of the services we offer:

  • Warning Light Diagnostics (Check Engine Light, ABS Light, Air Bag Light, etc.)
  • No Start Diagnostics / Driveability Diagnostics
  • Software Updates
  • Programing
  • Battery Replacement and Service
  • Electrical and/or Wiring Problems
  • Interior and Exterior Lighting Replacement
Mechanical Repair

While often mechanical repairs can be unexpected, when they are needed the staff at DJ Foreign Auto Care can help you to prioritize what should be addressed first and give you options for how to proceed. Some of the mechanical services and repairs that we offer are:

  • Engine Repair or Replacement
  • Transmission Service, Repair or Replacement
  • Clutch Repair or Replacement
  • Cooling System (Radiators, Water Pumps, etc.)
  • Exhaust System Repair
  • Power Steering Service and Repair
  • Steering and Suspension Service and Repair
  • Differential or Transfer Case (4WD) Service
Wheels & Tires

A vital component of vehicle safety, tires complete the essential link between your car’s suspension and the road. Quality tires will give you the responsiveness necessary for obstacle avoidance, grip under both dry and wet conditions, and short stopping distances that aid with emergency braking situations. Let the professionals at DJ Foreign Auto Care help you to protect your investment and your safety by following factory recommendations for wheel alignments and rotation intervals, as well as checking tire pressure and for uneven wear. We offer the following services for wheels and tires:

  • Tire Sales
  • Tire Repairs & Replacement
  • Tire Balancing & Rotation
  • 2 or 4 Wheel Alignments
Pre-Purchase / Used Car Inspections / Consultations

Have you ever bought a lemon? Ouch. Let us help you to avoid this painful experience, by doing an extensive vehicle inspection, searching for any TSBs (Technical Service Bulletins), checking the service history in CARFAX and identifying any potential problems with the vehicle. You may even save some money off of the purchase price!


If your car breaks down, won’t start or may be unsafe to drive and you want to tow it to our shop, give us a call at 612-386-0567. We provide towing to our customers within the Twin Cities Metro.