M45 Automotive

M45 Automotive – Trusted Professionals in Fresno

Looking for Fresno machine shops near me for service on a Subaru’s boxer engine can be tough especially if you have an old Subaru and no one seems to be capable of figuring out what the problem is. Or perhaps your newer model Subaru has issues or is in need of its scheduled maintenance and you would like to avoid going to the dealership for repairs. M45 Automotive helps customers with all Subaru repairs and services, no matter if it’s an older model or one that’s still under warranty.

If any of the examples above describe your situation, we would be more than happy to help. We are pleased to be the number one choice for Subaru repairs and services in the Fresno area. Our shop works exclusively with Subarus, which means we know everything thing there is to know about these vehicles. It gives us an edge over other shops and deliver the dealer-like quality of work without the expensive bill. In fact, there are no surprises when it comes to the cost of repairs, our team will go over exactly what services will be done, why they need to be performed, what the total cost will be, and when it is time to settle the bill. Our promise to customers: no hidden fees, no surprises.

Here's a shortlist of the services we currently offer along with their prices.

Subaru Machine Shop Price List

Bore & Deck w/ Torque Plate - 4 Cyl


Cylinder Head Surface - Both Heads


Valve Job Standard


Valve Job + 1


*SS Valves Intake and Exhaust


Replace Valve Guides Standard


*GSC Guides Intake and Exhaust


Valve Lash Adjustment - Bucket Style (Heads off Engine


*if buckets are needed (each) x16


Fly Wheel Surface


Basic Clean, Inspect of Case and Heads


Service done at M45 Automotive with over 20 years experience

We are dedicated

Our dedication extends to everything that we do. We exclusively work on Subarus. You won’t find other vehicles in our shop, and for a good reason. We strive to be the best and know everything there is to know about them, to provide hands-down the best service to our customers. You could take your Subaru to a general mechanic. But chances are they will have trouble with diagnosing an issue or working on the many parts that are unique to Subaru. Subarus use a boxer engine and have an all-wheel-drive system that many mechanics just aren’t familiar with or don’t want to work on, but that isn’t the case at M45 Automotive. Subaru is what we do, it's all we do, and we are happy to help our customers for any issue that may arise with their cars no matter how big or how small the problem may be.

Our knowledge and expertise are focused solely on Subaru, which is what makes us the best automotive shop in the Fresno area for your Outback, Forrester, Impreza, WRX or any other model. Our 20+ years of experience allows us to deliver services which are of the same quality as the ones you get in dealerships, if not better. It is what will enable us to channel our expertise, time and energy towards the brand and ensure that the things that we carry out are completely unmatched. Visit us today for all your Fresno machine shop services and automotive repairs.

M45 Automotive is the only repair and machine shop you will ever need for your Subaru. There is no job we can’t tackle. From boxer engine rebuilds to machining cylinder heads, to replacing brake components, we have you covered. Some of the services that we provide include but are most certainly not limited to:

  • Check engine light diagnosis
  • Scheduled maintenance for 30k, 60k, 90k and beyond
  • Inspection Services
  • Dyno services
  • Hybrid solutions
  • Oil changes
  • Replacement of faulty parts and a lot of other things

We are certified

One of the most important qualities that we are proud of is that we are certified. All of our technicians are ASE-Certified. What this means for our customers is the guarantee that you have a skilled mechanic working on your vehicle. There is no shoddy workmanship at our shop; every job is performed to the highest of standards. We have the necessary qualification not just in theory – we have something to show for it, and that's one of the things which sets us apart from the competition. You can get full assurance when skilled professionals will handle your car with the necessary qualification and expertise in the field of Subaru vehicles.

If you have any questions or would like to do business with us,
please give us a ring at

(530) 823-7645