Our Staff

Steve Hart, Owner


Steve is the owner of the company and one of the original founders.  He started working on cars 28 years ago and has developed the company into a strong and unique auto repair shop here in Covina.


Bret McCaulley, Shop Manager, Service Advisor

Bret’s certifications are: Master Auto Tech A1 – A8, Advanced Engine Diagnostics L-1, and Service Consultant C-1.  Bret has worked in this industry for 33 years, since 1980.  He has used his life long passion for cars the past 20 years here at Associated Automotive Repair as our General Manager. Bret enjoys riding his horses, sand dunes and the River.  He is married with one son & two daughters.

Craig Bragg, Automotive Service Technician

Air Conditioning Specialist

Moises Cisneros, Automotive Service Technician

Carlos Peñeda, Automotive Service Technician