Family owned and operated by Henry and Lisa Carter since 1993, Water Star Motors has grown steadily on the basis of good honest repair work, a strong reputation with customers, being a Green Certified Business and being nice. We are a mechanically, spiritually and environmentally conscious auto repair shop.
- We were the First Santa Cruz City Certified Green Business.
- We are also a State of California Certified Green Business
- 2009 We received an award from the Mayor of Santa Cruz for our efforts in the
Green Business Community
- We are an AAA approved auto repair center.
- We were awarded the Small Business of the Year 2007 by Assembly member
- We were voted Best of Santa Cruz in the annual Good Times reader poll of
2002, and the 2009, 2010 and 2011 Santa Cruz Magazine Goldie's awards.
- We are a Bosch Authorized Service Center
- Also offering regular specials and appointments can be made online
Our technicians are ASE Certified Technicians who participate in continuing professional education and certification. They are professionally trained car buffs who love the work they do so well, and we all benefit as a result.
Water Star Motors is not just your normal repair shop, we are always involved in the Santa Cruz community that continually gives back to each other.
We are proud supporters of CASA, Boys and Girls Club, Walnut Avenue Women's Center, Second Harvest Food Bank, Ecology Action, Green Business Program, Young at Heart, Chee Hau Center, Santa Cruz High School Athletics, the Exchange Club to mention a few.
ASE Master Technician and Co-Owner Henry Carter