2 Convenient Locations in Santa Cruz & Freedom

Timing Belt Replacement in Santa Cruz, CA

The Right Hands for Timing Belt Replacement

The top and bottom sections of your engine operate in sync with each other, thanks to your vehicle’s timing belt. It’s replaced usually around 90,000 miles, as a step to avoid expensive engine damage if the belt should break. It’s important to get a timing belt replacement when your manufacturer calls for it. Just as important is to have the right hands handling your timing belt— those of experienced professionals who will deliver a precise timing belt replacement to keep you driving safely. You’ll find exactly this and more at Specialized Auto, operating in two locations, Santa Cruz and Watsonville.

Timing Belt Replacements with Our Focus

Here at Specialized Auto, we’re proud of the reputation we’ve earned for accurate, long-lasting timing belt replacements. Our well-trained technicians have been serving Santa Cruz, Watsonville and the entire county since 1994. Utilizing the most advanced equipment, we’ll diagnose the exact condition of your timing belt, then if it’s necessary and with your approval, complete the timing belt replacement. Considering our competitive rates and keen focus on customer service, we hope you’ll consider us your affordable dealer alternative for a timing belt replacement and all else.

Informed Timing Belt Replacement Decisions

An effective timing belt replacement involves more than the task at hand; a long-term health plan will keep you driving with confidence for thousands of miles ahead. When you bring your vehicle to Specialized Auto in Santa Cruz or Watsonville, as part of any service we’ll perform a thorough digital inspection, including photos. You’ll have all the information you need to make informed decisions, based on your priorities and budget. We know there’s never a good time for a timing belt replacement, and it’s our mission to make the process pleasant for you.

Complete Service at Specialized Auto

  • Two Convenient Locations
  • ASE-Certified Technicians
  • Bosch Certified Service Station
  • Monterey Bay Green Business
  • Smog Inspection and Certification
  • Pre-Owned Car Sales (Santa Cruz)
  • Michelin Tire Dealer (Watsonville)
  • Continental Tire Dealer (Santa Cruz)
  • 2017 “Best Shop”, Santa Cruz Sentinel
  • A Better Alternative to the Dealership

For the right timing belt replacement, trust the professionals at Specialized Auto in Santa Cruz and Watsonville, where we’re better than the dealer every time.

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WHY CHOOSE SPECIALIZED?

Free Car Wash

Spotless car wash with your service upon request. We offer an experience that exceeds your expectations.

Shuttle Service

Convenient local shuttle service. Visit us for service or repair and enjoy the convenience of our customer shuttle.

Vehicle Inspections

Upon request, we include a complimentary 21 point vehicle inspection with every service.

Green Car Repair

We are Solar Powered and certified for Green Car Repair by the Monterey Bay Area Green Business Program.

2 yr/24,000 mi Warranty

We offer a leading warranty because we are confident in the quality of each service our technicians perform.

Bosch Financing

To better serve you, we offer 0% financing on car repairs and service through the Bosch Credit Program.