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  • 714-375-3145

  • 17662 Metzler Lane Suite A
    Huntington Beach, CA 92647

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MEET THE TEAM

Working Hours
  • Mon 7:30AM - 5:30PM
    Tue 7:30AM - 5:30PM
  • Wed 7:30AM - 5:30PM
    Thu 7:30AM - 5:30PM
  • Fri 7:30AM - 5:30PM
    Sat 8:00AM - 2:00PM
  • Sun Closed
    CLOSED SAT 9/1 & MON 9/3

MEET THE TEAM

We pride ourselves on our commitment to quality service. Here are the people working for you every day to repair your vehicle.

Mike Schepens
Owner & ASE Master Technician


Val Schepens
Owner & Office Manager




Macy


Penny


Married 41 plus years, Val and Mike Schepens have work together side by side to make their automotive repair business a success. Their shared values have not only kept them strong in their married and family life, it also has given them the foundation to run an ethical and trustworthy business.

Mike started repairing cars and trucks shortly after graduating from Costa Mesa High School. While attending Orange Coast College and working at Brady Shell in Costa Mesa, Wilson Ford and other local automotive repair facilities, he perfected his automotive technician and diagnostic skills. He feels he was taught by some of the best qualified and experienced technicians in the industry and has passed on his knowledge to his own technicians. Through the years, Mike has attended numerous workshops, training seminars and classes. He has found that in is 45 years in the automotive industry, his hands-on experience has been the most valuable to him.

Mike enjoys listening to his customers and sharing his experiences not just regarding auto repair, but also his school days, football, running and his family. A comedian at times, he sometimes thinks he has missed his calling. Once an avid runner and 10-time marathoner, Mike experienced severe degeneration in his back which required major surgery in 2015. Fully recovered today, Mike continues a daily exercise routine of indoor cycling and "walk-a-jogging". You will also find him in the shop every day.

Val is a graduate of the University of Phoenix. She has worked in the advertising and marketing field at Burger King Corporation, Tony Roma's and Ruby's Diner. She joined Mike full time in 1997 concentrating on the overall leadership, growth and direction of their business, which includes advertising, marketing, human resources and her passion for exceptional customer service. Realizing the importance of a female-owned family business, Val created a clean, comfortable, female-friendly environment in her shop.

Val too has run 10 marathons and numerous half marathons. Running or now called "walk-a-jogging" with her dogs Macy and Penny keeps her in shape. Mike and Val have two adult children: Christine, their special girl who is autistic and has Cerebral Palsy lives with them and keeps them on their toes. Scott, who is married, is a high school teacher and football coach in South County.

Val and Mike value the importance of family and consider their customers as their extended family. They invite you to give them a try and join their family tree of happy and satisfied customers.

What People Say About Us


  • -David P.

    Mike and Val run an excellent shop, starting with good communication and all the way through to great service. Reasonable prices and honest; no surprise they have been succeeding in this business well over 20 years.


  • -Marla S.

    Love Val & Mike's! They have been pampering me AND my car for the past two years. Friday I just dropped in and they were able to accommodate a new battery and oil change immediately! Bonus, if Mike's there, it's like going to the comedy club; can't beat that!


  • -Becky H.

    I have always been VERY HAPPY with the service I've received from Val & Mike. My family has been taking our vehicles to them for 15 years. I really, REALLY appreciate you BOTH. Thanks so much.


  • -UCC Distrubuting

    Same day service!!! Extremely friendly and I was completely surprised by how little it cost. Great mechanics that take pride in their work. Will be going back with any more car problems.


  • -Jim H.

    As Usual!!! The team at Val & Mike's service our company fleet and keep us on the road. I feel confident when I pick up a truck that there are no issues that will pop up down the road. So I shouldn't say as usual I should say " AS AMAZING!!!"


  • -Brian S.

    Been going here for years. Val and Mike are the best. Great service. Trustworthy and very fair.


  • -Shannon D.

    Very friendly and will work with you, within reason. Also very trustworthy. Said there are some things that should be done but understands that money is an issue and it could wait a little while before it HAS to be taken care of.


  • -Paul H.

    The most reputable automotive service I have ever dealt with. Hard to find these kind of repair shops that treat you well. I recommend them to everyone I know.


  • -Phillip D.

    I've been coming to Val and Mikes for over 10 years now and I greatly appreciate the service I get there. My buddy referred them to me and I always refer my friends and family to them.


  • -Barb S.

    I am always pleased. It took much longer than I had planed but I know you wanted to make sure you found the needed repair. If I didn't trust you, I might be mad. But, I wouldn't use anyone else!


  • -Susan W.

    Val & Mike's Auto Repair is exactly where my car and I belong!!! I am fairly new to Huntington Beach and have already been to 3 other auto repair companies who charged enormous amounts for poor, failing repairs. I will never go anywhere besides Val and Mike's again. They take excellent care of both cars and customers!!


  • -Pat J.

    I having been taking my cars there for years. They are honest, ethical, and I trust them to not take advantage of my knowing very little about cars. That was extremely important to me when I was a single woman, because some places will take advantage of you. Not Val and Mike's! They don't try to upsell you. I always feel like they will take great care of me and my car and that is priceless! Such nice people, too!


  • -Stu E.

    This was my second time having Val and Mike?s Auto work on one of my cars and, like my first experience, everything was excellent! .. their price was very reasonable and their service fantastic! .. I highly recommend Val and Mike?s to anyone who wants their vehicle serviced properly and at a fair and reasonable price.


  • -Alexandria B.

    If I could describe Val and Mike's Auto Repair in just one word I would choose FAMILY. I felt so very welcomed from the first 2 steps when I walked in to the final steps when I left. I felt reassured and was told exactly what they were going to do to my car and they told me if they needed to do any additional work that they would call me immediately before making any adjustments. Very sweet people! I definitely recommend them! Thanks guys! :)


  • -Hank M.

    Excellent service. This is my first time using Val and Mike's and I was extremely pleased. Mike B took care of me and I was very pleased with his communication. My service was completed faster than promised and for a little less than the original estimate. I was happy with my car was freshly washed when I picked it up.


  • -Nick C.

    Great customer service, honest, friendly! Definitely would refer any of my friends!


  • -Terri G.

    Folks come from hours away for Mike's quality and trusted service... I totally recommend them, 100%!


  • -Emily B.

    I love getting my car serviced at Mike's! I always bring my laptop and turn their waiting room into a makeshift office using their free WiFi. They take such great care of my car, and timely too!


  • -Julie H.

    I have known Mike and Val for many years. They are very caring and friendly people. While running their business...they are professional, thorough, and most importantly, honest! They know what they are doing! Without a doubt, I give them five stars.


  • -Ty J.

    Val and Mike are some great people! They do a great job and I love their work!


  • -Carol Y.

    I can trust Val and Mike with my older model Toyota as they diagnose the mechanical problems and repair it to my complete satisfaction. As a Senior citizen, I am not often treated with respect but the staff at Beach Cities Auto Repair always does. Thank you for your perfect service and caring concern.


  • -David P.

    Mike and Val run an excellent shop, starting with good communication and all the way through to great service. Reasonable prices and honest; no surprise they have been succeeding in this business well over 20 years.

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