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Welcome to Elite Automotive,
your independent BMW-MINI repair facility!

If you’re looking for high quality and personal service, you’ve come to the right place.

At Elite Automotive of Corpus Christi we’ll give you the attention and personal service you’ll come to expect and enjoy. We offer services exclusively to BMW & MINI COOPER owners. Let Elite Automotive of Corpus Christi certified professionals service and maintain your investment. Our combined experience of over 50 years will keep your vehicle running like new.

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About Elite Automotive Corpus Christi, TX

Elite Automotive of Corpus Christi is family owned and operated in Corpus Christi, TX. Since our company opened its’ doors in 2010, we’ve treated every customer like family.

Other companies offer similar services, but what sets us apart is our team of BMW and MINI COOPER factory-trained professionals with over 50 years of combined experience.

We provide Dealer level service and repairs at affordable prices.

Are you ready to experience the best Corpus Christi car service available? Please give us a call or make an appointment here.

The Absolute Best Car Service in Corpus Christi, TX

What sets Elite Automotive apart from all of the others in Corpus Christi, TX?

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in Corpus Christi, TX, it’s all about earning loyalty and trust by doing our very best every day. We are determined to earn and keep your trust.

Talent: At Elite Automotive, you can rest easy knowing that our highly-skilled, experienced auto service professionals are handling your car. Our technicians bring years of experience, skill, and education to the Corpus Christi auto repair table.

Time: We take the time we need to provide you with top quality car service in Corpus Christi, TX, and we take the time to talk to you about what that means. We listen to you so we understand your needs and goals for your auto repair.

Recently Serviced Vehicles

2007 BMW 335i

BMW 335i

Mileage
142,747
Service Date
2/18/2020
Services Performed
  • PREVIOUSLY DIAGNOSED THAT THE OIL PAN GASKET WAS LEAKING OIL. RECOVERED OIL & LOWERED SUBFRAME AND REMOVE OIL PAN. REMOVED BROKEN BOLT AND REPAIR THREAD, REPLACED OIL PAN GASKET, OIL LEVEL SENSOR SEAL AND OIL PAN BOLTS. CUSTOMER REQUESTED TO REPLACE IGNITION COILS FOR CYLINDERS 2,3 &4. REMOVED AND REPLACED.
  • VEHICLE TOWED IN FOR A BROKE BELT, FOUND THAT THE POWER STEERING PUMP WAS LOOSE CAUSING THE BELT TO COME OFF TRACK. ONE OF THE BOLTS THAT THREADS THROUGH THE OIL PAN BROKE AND THE OTHER CAME LOOSE DAMAGING THE THREADS. OIL PAN NEEDS TO BE REMOVED TO BE ABLE TO EXTRACT THE BOLT AND REPAIR THE THREADS. REPLACED DRIVE BELT.
 
KENDRIK C. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/18/2020

2013 BMW 535i

BMW 535i

Mileage
104,927
Service Date
2/13/2020
Services Performed
  • PREVIOUSLY DIAGNOSED A FAULTY SZL. REMOVED, REPLACED AND CODE IT.
 
MARCOS P. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/15/2020

2004 BMW X3

BMW X3

Mileage
165,429
Service Date
2/14/2020
Services Performed
  • CUSTOMER STATES THAT THE VEHICLE IS OVERHEATING AND THAT THE ENGINE HAS PROBABLY A BAD HEAD GASKET. DIAGNOSED AND FOUND THAT THE THERMOSTAT IS ACTING ABNORMAL OPENING AN CLOSING WHEN IS NOT SUPPOSE TO, DID NOT FIND ANY FAULT CODES STORED FOR THE THERMOSTAT. CUSTOMER STATES THAT HE INSTALLED AN AFTERMARKET THERMOSTAT BEFORE. RECOMMENDED TO INSTALL AN OEM THERMOSTAT. CUSTOMER DENIED REPAIRS AT THIS TIME.
 
ANTHONY L. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/14/2020

2016 BMW 750i xDrive

BMW 750i xDrive

Mileage
46,593
Service Date
2/11/2020
Services Performed
  • Customer states that the a/c is not cooling. Performed a/c diagnosis & found that the system is 1.3 pounds low on Freon. Added Red Angel stop leak and charged system to specifications.
 
KELIN G. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/11/2020

2005 BMW X5

BMW X5

Mileage
141,701
Service Date
2/10/2020
Services Performed
  • PREVIOUSLY DIAGNOSED AN ALTERNATOR BRACKET GASKET LEAKING , REMOVED SUB-FRAME REMOVED ENGINE OIL PAN UPPER AND LOWER SECTION, REPLACED GASKETS, ENGINE OI PUMP O-RING AND OIL LEVEL SENSOR SEAL, REPLACED ALTERNATOR BRACKET GASKET. REPLACED BOTH ENGINE MOUNTS. PERFORMED AN OIL AND FILTER CHANGE ASSEMBLE TOGETHER. WASHED ENGINE BAY. TEST DROVE VEHICLE. NO MORE LEAKS PRESENT AT THIS TIME.
 
NOEL C. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/11/2020

2008 BMW X5

BMW X5

Mileage
138,317
Service Date
2/4/2020
Services Performed
  • CUSTOMER STATES THAT THE AC STOP WORKING. DIAGNOSED AND FOUND THAT THE A/C BLOWER REGULATOR FAILED AND SHORTED THE BLOWER MOTOR. REMOVED AND REPLACED THE BLOWER MOTOR ASSEMBLY AND REGULATOR.
  • Customer states that the battery is getting discharged. After inspection found corrosion on the IBS connector. Removed IBS and clean corrosion. charged battery. Performed a battery load test. battery past the test. inspect charging system. Charging system operating up to specifications.
 
JOHN F. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/4/2020

2005 BMW X5

BMW X5

Mileage
127,473
Service Date
1/31/2020
Services Performed
  • RADIATOR RESERVE TANK – Remove & Replace – All Applicable Models
  • STEERING PUMP RESERVOIR – Remove & Replace – In-Line6
  • VEHICLE TOWED IN. AT FIRST START NOTICED A HIGH VOLUME OF BLUE SMOKE COMING FROM THE EXHAUST. PERFORMED A VACUUM LEAK TEST AND FOUND THAT THE OIL SEPARATOR FAILED. REMOVED AND REPLACED OIL SEPARATOR ALONG WITH THE CORRESPONDING BREATHER HOSES. TEST DROVE VEHICLE. NO MORE SMOKE PRESENT.
 
TRAVIS T. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/1/2020

2013 BMW X3

BMW X3

Mileage
71,924
Service Date
1/28/2020
Services Performed
  • CUSTOMER REQUESTED TO REPLACE THE BROKEN RIGHT REAR VIEW MIRROR ASSEMBLY. REMOVED DOOR PANEL AND REPLACED ASSEMBLY.
 
MARK C. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/28/2020

2008 BMW 550i

BMW 550i

Mileage
197,811
Service Date
1/28/2020
Services Performed
  • PREVIOUSLY DIAGNOSED THE A/C EVAPORATOR CORE LEAKING FREON. REMOVED DASHBOARD AND REPLACED EVAPORATOR CORE. REPLACED EXPANSION VALVE AND CORRESPONDING O-RINGS. RE- ASSEMBLE. TOPPED OFF THE A/C SYSTEM UP TO SPECIFICATIONS.
  • REMOVE AND REPLACE A/C COMPRESSOR AND ALTERNATOR BELTS.
 
JORGE V. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/28/2020

2011 BMW 335i

BMW 335i

Mileage
156,067
Service Date
1/21/2020
Services Performed
  • ALTERNATOR ASSEMBLY – Remove & Replace-
  • CUSTOMER STATES THAT THE VEHICLES BATTERY IS BAD. REQUESTED TO CHECK THE CHARGING SYSTEM AND THE BATTERY. CHARGED BATTERY AND PERFORMED A LOAD TEST . BATTERY IS GOOD AND PAST THE TEST. DURING INSPECTION NOTICED THAT THE POSITIVE CABLE FROM THE STARTER TO ALTERNATOR THAT CONNECTS TO THE JUNCTION POINT ON THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT WAS MELTED. WHILE ENGINE WAS RUNNING TOOK A READING OF 15.8 VOLTS AT THE BATTERY INDICATION OF AN OVER VOLTAGE IN THE CHARGING SYSTEM. ALTERNATOR FAILED AND NEEDS TO BE REPLACED. FOUND THAT THE WIPER BLADES ARE INOPERATIVE AS A DIRECT CONSEQUENCE OF THE OVER VOLTAGE IN THE SYSTEM THE WIPER MOTOR AND JBE (JUNCTION BOX ELECTRONICS) SHORTED. VEHICLES DRIVE BELT IS WORN AND CAUSING AN ABNORMAL NOISE FROM THE ENGINE BAY. REMOVED AND REPLACED ALTERNATOR. REPLACED DRIVE BELT. REPLACED B+ TERMINAL POINT ON ENGINE COMPARTMENT AND REPAIR POSITIVE CABLE. CHECK ENGINE LIGHT WAS ON DUE TO OVER VOLTAGE FAULT CODES. CLEARED FAULT AND PERFORMED A TEST DRIVE. DURING TEST DRIVE ENGINE STARTING MISFIRING. FOUND FAULT CODE MISFIRE CYLINDER # 1, IGNITION COIL FAILED. REMOVED AND REPLACED IGNITION COIL. NO MORE FAULT CODES STORED. REPLACED JBE AND PERFORMED CODING. REPLACED WIPER MOTOR ASSEMBLY. WINDSHIELD WIPERS WORKING UP TO SPECIFICATIONS.
  • JUNCTION BOX ELECTRONICS – Remove, replace and coded-
  • WIPER MOTOR – Remove & Replace –
 
CARLOS L. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/22/2020

2009 BMW X5

BMW X5

Mileage
74,518
Service Date
1/17/2020
Services Performed
  • CHECKED AND FOUND FAULT CODES 4D16 SCR SYSTEM EFFICIENCY, 4BB NOx SENSOR BEFORE DeNOx CAT PLAUSIBILITY, 4873 EXHAUST GAS RE CIRCULATION COOLING PLAUSIBILITY , AND 4530 CHARGING PRESSURE CONTROL, HIGH- PRESSURE STAGE, CONTROL DEVIATION: CHARGING PRESSURE TOO LOW/ POSITIVE CONTROL DEVIATION. RAN DIAGNOSIS FOR CHARGING PRESSURE AND FOUND SEVERAL VACUUM LEAKS ON DIFFERENT VACUUM HOSES. REPLACED DAMAGED VACUUM HOSES. ALSO FOUND A SMALL VACUUM LEAK FROM LOW PRESSURE TURBO CHARGER WASTE GATE CENTRAL SOLENOID. RUN TEST PLAN FOR NOx SENSORS. TEST PLAN DETERMINED OLD SENSORS NEED TO BE REPLACE. CLEARED FAULT CODES. TEST DROVE VEHICLE. NO MORE FAULT CODES CAME BACK. EGR FAULT CODE WAS STORED POSSIBLY DUE TO THE VACUUM LEAKS.
 
BRENDA H. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/17/2020

2012 BMW 528i

BMW 528i

Mileage
90,329
Service Date
1/8/2020
Services Performed
  • After vehicle inspection noticed that the Engine oil cooler seal is leaking oil. removed and replaced.
  • CUSTOMER STATES THAT THERE IS A VIBRATION AT IDLE AND ON GEAR. ENGINE MOUNTS ARE WORN. REMOVED AND REPLACED ENGINE MOUNTS. TEST DROVE VEHICLE. NO MORE VIBRATION PRESENT.
  • during inspection technician noticed that the valve cover gasket is leaking oil. removed valve cover assembly and replaced valve cover gasket , camshaft adjuster seal, vacuum pump seal, and breather valve. washed engine bay.
  • during test drive noticed that there is a vibration on the steering wheel while braking. front rotors are warped. removed and replaced front brake pads, wear sensor and rotors. reset CBS data.
  • VEHICLE IS DUE FOR A OIL & FILTER SERVICE. PERFORMED OIL & FILTER SERVICE. TOPPED OFF FLUIDS & ADJUST TIRE PRESSURE AS NECESSARY. RESET CBS DATA.
 
AMANDA M. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/8/2020