Automotive was started in the early 1960’s by Willy
Harloff in a quonset hut where Cost Co now resides on
Fletcher Parkway. He then moved the business to its current
location next to Helix High School on University Avenue
was european factory trained and established a reputation
for high quality work and the retention of generations
Harloff is one of the oldest auto repair businesses in
La Mesa. We still operate by Willy's high standards. Our
motto is "We work on cars, but mainly we work for
people." We are approved by the AAA Club of Southern
California and we have a customer approval rating of 99%.
This number is calculated by a random survey of 300 completed
repairs by AAA annually.