Keep Your BMW in Top Condition with Convenient Maintenance Plans

2016-10-20T12:38:49+00:00October 20th, 2016|BMW, Maintenance, service|

BMW offers an array of maintenance and repair plans to keep your new sports vehicle running in top condition.  

Now that you have finally realized your dream of owning a luxury performance vehicle, you want to make sure you get the most out of your new car. Both new and seasoned BMW owners want to be able to enjoy their vehicle at the peak of its performance. To ensure that you continue to enjoy the ultimate driving experience you need to give it the care and attention it deserves. At BMW Santa Barbara, we encourage drivers to maintain their BMW as an essential part of their ownership experience and offer many convenient and affordable ways to do this.

Responsible Ownership Includes Consistent Maintenance

BMW has designed each of its vehicles to perform at top levels. As a finely tuned machine, BMW vehicles require dedicated care and attention beyond the occasional oil change and detail. To help drivers with this, BMW offers a convenient and affordable maintenance plan: the BMW No-Cost Maintenance plan. This plan covers regularly scheduled maintenance needs for the first 4 years or 50,000 miles, whichever comes first. For drivers who want even more coverage, there is also the BMW Maintenance Program Upgrade which increases the coverage to 6 years or 100,000 miles.

Moreover, BMW offers another even more comprehensive service plan that supplements both warranty plans. BMW Value Service is an additional service option that delivers benefits at a cost comparable to a local repair shop but guarantees you get 100% BMW certified experience and care.

Scheduling Services is Simple at BMW Santa Barbara

Thanks to these programs, drivers have peace of mind knowing they can maintain a consistent service and check-up routine to keep their car in top condition. At BMW Santa Barbara we make this process even easier by offering a Scheduled Maintenance Guide online which outlines the services your vehicle requires and when they need to be performed. By staying on top of these simple services, you can help prevent major services or repairs in the long-term.

About BMW Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara Auto Group is conveniently located off the 101 and Hope Ave and proudly serves Santa Barbara and the greater Southern California area. Santa Barbara Auto Group is an authorized BMW dealer and features a wide array of new and pre-owned BMW vehicles. The sales department at Santa Barbara Auto Group has one purpose – to exceed customers’ expectations from test drive to delivery. The professional sales team is committed to a no-pressure, high integrity approach to every ownership experience. Santa Barbara Auto Group also features a dedicated professional service department and a state-of-the-art facility offering the most current diagnostic and repair equipment available and highly skilled factory-trained technicians to deliver efficient quality vehicle care.

Santa Barbara Auto Group is dedicated to providing the best sales and service experience in Southern California. To learn more about any of the popular BMW models including the BMW 2-Series, 3-Series, 5-Series, or Z4 Roadster, feel free to call, email, or stop by for friendly personal service.

BMW Santa Barbara

402 S Hope Ave Ste A
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
United States (US)
Phone: 805-563-4251
Email: sales@sbautogroup.net

Keep Your Luxury Car Running at Its Best with Santa Barbara Auto Group

2016-09-06T15:05:14+00:00September 6th, 2016|luxury, Maintenance, Mercedes Benz, service|

Santa Barbara Auto Group provides leading-class service, repairs, and maintenance for eight premium luxury brands including Mercedes-Benz.

At Santa Barbara Auto Group, we encourage drivers to stay on schedule with services and maintenance. By keeping up with scheduled maintenance work, drivers can ensure their luxury vehicle is taken care of properly so it can provide a thrilling driving experience for years to come. We offer customers convenient scheduling services to help them stay on top of their maintenance needs and to get in and out of the service department as easily and quickly as possible.

Mercedes-Benz Scheduled Maintenance Services at Santa Barbara Auto Group

For example, Mercedes-Benz drivers enjoy a wide array of tools to ensure their vehicle continues to perform at elevated levels throughout its lifetime. Each Mercedes-Benz model comes with a specified maintenance schedule and many of the latest models incorporate driver attention technology to alert owners when it is time for maintenance services. Mercedes-Benz models that are 2010 MY or newer operate on a similar maintenance schedule that includes Service A and Service B. Service A occurs at 10,000 miles or one year (whichever comes first) and includes important work such as an oil change, O-ring replacement, and a meticulous step by step inspection of the vehicle engine. Service B occurs at 20,000 miles or two years (whichever comes first). This services includes a thorough check-up by certified Mercedes-Benz technicians to examine all the major engine parts and systems, change the oil again, and ensure all driving systems are up to date and functioning.   Mercedes-Benz proudly states that they are dedicated to delivering “The Best or Nothing” and this includes the highest quality services and personalized care in the industry.

Access Premium Services for Eight Luxury Brands at Santa Barbara Auto Group

Southern California drivers can enjoy the best brand-specific services at Santa Barbara Auto Group. In addition to offering Mercedes-Benz parts and services, we also offer maintenance, repair, parts, and brand-specific services for seven other premium brands including Acura, Audi, BMW, Land Rover, Jaguar, Porsche, and smart.

Scheduling services at Santa Barbara Auto Group is easy and convenient. Drivers can either call in to set an appointment, or can log in online to set appointments, view service updates, and pay their bill. This way, drivers don’t have to take precious time out of their day to stay on top of maintenance and repairs and can have peace of mind knowing the highest-trained technicians are taking the best care possible of their vehicle.

About Santa Barbara Auto Group

Santa Barbara Auto Group is located off the 101 and Hope Ave and serves Santa Barbara residents and drivers throughout Southern California as the premium dealer for Acura, Audi, BMW, Jaguar, Land Rover, Porsche, Mercedes-Benz, and Smart. Every Santa Barbara Auto Group employee is dedicated to providing the highest in sales and service assistance. Santa Barbara Auto Group represents eight different luxury brands and friendly experienced sales representatives are available seven days a week. To learn more about your favorite luxury vehicle, or to schedule maintenance or services, feel free to call, email, or visit Santa Barbara Auto Group.

Santa Barbara Auto Group

402 S Hope Ave
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
United States (US)
Phone: 805-682-2000
Email: sales@sbautogroup.com

Save Time this Holiday Season by Scheduling Services Online with Santa Barbara Auto Group

2015-12-22T13:30:53+00:00December 22nd, 2015|Maintenance, parts, service|

Santa Barbara Auto Group is giving drivers the gift of time this holiday season by offering online scheduling for service appointments and repairs.

With the holidays here, life can quickly become a little hectic for those trying to fit in all the festivities with work and family. Thankfully, Santa Barbara drivers have one less thing to worry about when it comes to managing this busy time of year. Santa Barbara Auto Group is making life a little simpler and merrier by offering convenient online scheduling for maintenance and repairs. Thanks to the easy online service, drivers can simply set an appointment from their computer, phone, or other mobile device and even access real-time information about their vehicle or appointment.

Set an Appointment Online

It is important to have your vehicle serviced regularly to keep it in top working condition, especially as the winter months approach. To help you stay on top of appointments Santa Barbara Auto Group offers easy online scheduling for services and maintenance. Whether you need to have something repaired or are due for a regular check-up, drivers can save time and schedule your appointment online. Drivers can easily get started by visiting Santa Barbara Auto Group’s website and clicking on the service link. Then, enter drivers enter their contact information and select the best times and dates for an appointment and finalize the best one. Additionally, customers can check online for real-time updates on their service progress and view invoicing and repair orders 24 hours a day.

Service You Can Trust

Santa Barbara Auto Group also gives customers extra peace of mind knowing each service technician has completed brand-specific training to ensure every car is give the care and expert service it requires. The service department is dedicated to providing the best service and assistance possible to exceed customer’s expectations and ensure a smooth and easy appointment experience.

At Santa Barbara Auto Group, customers can receive maintenance services for eight premium luxury brands including Acura, Audi, BMW, Jaguar, Land Rover, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, and smart. Additionally, Santa Barbara Auto Group offers an array of warranties for each premium brand on the most popular certified pre-owned models. Drivers can learn more about this convenient online schedule service by visiting the Santa Barbara Auto Group website or asking a friendly service or sales assistant at their next visit. By accessing scheduling, invoicing, and warranty information online, customers can save time and money and get back to celebrating with friends and family this holiday season.

About Santa Barbara Auto Group

Santa Barbara Auto Group is located off the 101 and Hope Ave and serves Santa Barbara residents and drivers throughout Southern California. In addition to visiting Santa Barbara Auto Group in person, drivers can also schedule service appointments for Acura, Audi, BMW, Jaguar, Land Rover, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, and smart online. After registering with your contact and vehicle information, customers can then select the best available appointment time without ever having to make a call. Santa Barbara Auto Group is dedicated to providing the highest level of service and encourages drivers to stop by soon for a regular service appointment or repair.

Santa Barbara Auto Group

402 S Hope Ave
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
United States (US)
Phone: 805-682-2000
Email: sales@sbautogroup.com

Drive Confidently with First Class Wheel and Tire Protection Plus

2015-12-01T11:31:16+00:00December 1st, 2015|Wheel and Tire Protection|

Santa Barbara Auto Group offers additional coverage for unexpected wheel and tire damage.

The road can bring unexpected dangers and common hazards such as nails, broken glass, rocks, and pot holes can cause damage to your wheels and tires. Dealing with a flat tire or damaged wheel can be frustrating, inconvenient, and expensive. Thankfully, Santa Barbara Auto Group offers drivers a wheel and tire protection program that helps alleviate the hassle and expense of these situations. At Santa Barbara Auto Group, drivers can have peace of mind with First Class Wheel and Tire Protection Plus.

Your vehicle’s wheels and tires connect you to the road and damage to either one can be frustrating to manage. The good news is that First Class Wheel and Tire Protection Plus coverage from Santa Barbara Auto Group covers all costs associated with the replacement of the wheel and or/tire, plus labor for services including: mounting, balancing, valve system taxes, and towing. Additionally, it covers repairs for most scrapes, scratches and other cosmetic damages to your wheels. The program covers original equipment and any replacement wheels or tires purchased during the contract period. Coverage is based on damage from eligible road hazards including:

  • Debris on public roadways such as nails and glass
  • Potholes
  • Natural hazards found on public roadways including rocks, tree limbs, or other debris

Road conditions such as uneven lanes or exposed metal plates found in construction zones or construction sites are not considered road hazards and are not covered but should be reported to drivers’ automobile insurance company. Drivers are encouraged to use caution when driving through construction zones or hazardous conditions. Questions concerning details and exclusions should be addressed to your sales representative. Our staff is happy to answer any questions you may have.

All repairs and replacements are performed by brand-certified technicians at Santa Barbara Auto Group or an authorized repair facility. In the event that a repair requires a longer period of time, the coverage also offers rental reimbursement so drivers can stay on the road while their vehicle is in the shop. Best of all, the program covers an unlimited number of incidents for the term of the contract.

First Class Wheel and Tire Protection Plus is available and must be purchased at the time of vehicle sale. Drivers who are interested in learning more should speak with their sales representative at the time of the sale.

Drivers are encouraged to maintain regular service appointments during which certified technicians can check your tires for wear and damage. Consistent maintenance ensures your vehicle stays in top condition so you can enjoy precision performance every day.

About Santa Barbara Auto Group

Santa Barbara Auto Group is located off the 101 and Hope Ave and serves Santa Barbara residents and drivers throughout Southern California as the premium dealer for Acura, Audi, BMW, Jaguar, Land Rover, Porsche, Mercedes-Benz, and Smart. Every Santa Barbara Auto Group employee is dedicated to providing the highest in sales and service assistance. Santa Barbara Auto Group represents eight different luxury brands and friendly experienced sales representatives are available seven days a week. To learn more about your favorite luxury vehicle, or to schedule a test drive, feel free to call, email, or visit Santa Barbara Auto Group.

Santa Barbara Auto Group

402 S Hope Ave
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
United States (US)
Phone: 805-682-2000
Email: sales@sbautogroup.com

Get the Most out of Your BMW Service Plan

2015-10-19T11:17:52+00:00October 19th, 2015|BMW, Maintenance, parts, service|

Learn about the latest maintenance and repair plans available from BMW to keep your new car running at its peak performance.

Congratulations, you have purchased a BMW vehicle and now enjoy the best in luxury and performance driving. Whether you are a new or seasoned BMW owner, you want to get the most out of your new car, and we want you to enjoy your vehicle at the peak of its performance. The best way to do this is to make sure your vehicle is given the care and attention it deserves. At BMW Santa Barbara, we encourage drivers to maintain their BMW as an essential part of their ownership experience and offer many convenient and affordable ways to do this.

Why Maintenance Matters

By keeping your BMW in top condition, you ensure that you always enjoy the best it has to offer.  Each BMW vehicle is meticulously designed to perform at top levels. As a finely tuned machine, your car requires dedicated care and attention. Just as race car drivers understand the need for regular pit stops, BMW owners should appreciate the value of regular maintenance and service checks.   To help drivers with this, BMW offers a convenient and affordable maintenance plan: the BMW No-Cost Maintenance plan. This plan covers regularly scheduled maintenance needs for the first 4 years or 50,000 miles, whichever comes first. For drivers who want even more coverage, there is also the BMW Maintenance Program Upgrade which increases the coverage to 6 years or 100,000 miles.

Moreover, BMW offers another even more comprehensive service plan that supplements both warranty plans. BMW Value Service is an additional service option that delivers benefits at a cost comparable to a local repair shop but guarantees you get 100% BMW certified experience and care.

Convenient Online Scheduling and Service Tracking

Thanks to these programs, drivers have peace of mind knowing they can maintain a consistent service and check-up routine to keep their car in top condition. At BMW Santa Barbara we make this process even easier by offering a Scheduled Maintenance Guide online which outlines the services your vehicle requires and when they need to be performed. By staying on top of these simple services, you can help prevent major services or repairs in the long-term.

About BMW Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara Auto Group is conveniently located off the 101 and Hope Ave and proudly serves Santa Barbara and the greater Southern California area. Santa Barbara Auto Group is an authorized BMW dealer and features a wide array of new and pre-owned BMW vehicles. The sales department at Santa Barbara Auto Group has one purpose – to exceed customers’ expectations from test drive to delivery. The professional sales team is committed to a no-pressure, high integrity approach to every ownership experience. Santa Barbara Auto Group also features a dedicated professional service department and a state-of-the-art facility offering the most current diagnostic and repair equipment available and highly skilled factory-trained technicians to deliver efficient quality vehicle care.

Santa Barbara Auto Group is dedicated to providing the best sales and service experience in Southern California. To learn more about any of the popular BMW models including the BMW 2-Series, 3-Series, 5-Series, or Z4 Roadster, feel free to call, email, or stop by for friendly personal service.

BMW Santa Barbara

402 S Hope Ave Ste A
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
United States (US)
Phone: 805-563-4251
Email: sales@sbautogroup.net