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Welcome to John's Auto Center,
your car care center in Fort Smith, AR!

SERVING FORT SMITH AND THE SURROUNDING AREA SINCE 1970!

Established in 1970, John's Auto Center strives to meet the needs of every customer by providing the best automotive experience at competitive rates and in a timely manner. Our goal is to clearly explain each vehicle’s diagnosis and plan for repair to your satisfaction. You can trust our team of certified technicians to provide you with high-quality automotive repairs and service and know that your car will be handled with the latest in diagnostic technology and equipment.

If you’re looking for auto repair in Fort Smith, AR, you’ve found us. Here at John's Auto Center we work hard to earn your trust and loyalty. We know how important it is to find a Fort Smith car service you can rely on, so your satisfaction is our top priority each and every day. We aim to provide the kind of caring customer service that will bring you back and have you recommending us to your friends!

Our professional automotive service offers you years of combined expertise from our well-trained technicians. We treat our auto repair professionals well because we value their skill and can-do attitude. We know our team sets us apart, saving you time and money, not to mention worry. When it comes to auto repair in Fort Smith, we are totally confident that John's Auto Center is the best option in town!

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Need a ride to work or home after dropping off your vehicle?

No problem!

Need a tow fast?

We provide
24 Hour Wrecker Service

Roll Back or Wheel Lift
Winch Outs
Unlocks
Abandon Car Removal

We service most foreign and domestic models from general maintenance to complete engine overhauls.

Let us be your automotive care provider!

About John's Auto Center Fort Smith, AR

John's Auto Center is a family owned and operated business caring for our River Valley customers in the same location for nearly 50 years. John opened the doors in 1970 with the vision to do automotive repair faster and better. Our goal has always been to build a long-lasting relationship with each customer based on trust and integrity. We strive to be a one stop shop for all your automotive needs.

Check out our Services for more information, then make an appointment here.

The Absolute Best Car Service in Fort Smith, AR

What sets John's Auto Center apart from all of the others in Fort Smith, AR?

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in Fort Smith, 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 John's Auto Center, 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 Fort Smith auto repair table.

Time: We take the time we need to provide you with top quality car service in Fort Smith, 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

2014 Ford F-150

Ford F-150

Mileage
72,718
Service Date
10/3/2018
Services Performed
  • ADVISE NO START
  • TOW VEHICLE
  • FUEL PUMP CONTROL MODULE – Remove and Replace – (FPDM) – [DOES NOT include test.]
 
This vehicle's owner gave our service a 5 star review on 10/3/2018

2005 Toyota Camry

Toyota Camry

Mileage
85,666
Service Date
9/27/2018
Services Performed
  • BRAKE DRUMS and LININGS – INSPECT – [Check the brake linings (shoes) and drums for scoring, burning, fluid leakage, broken parts and excessive wear. Replace any deteriorated or damaged parts.] BRAKE PADS – INSPECT – [Check pads for excessive wear. Replace any deteriorated or damaged parts.] DISC BRAKES – INSPECT – [Visually inspect discs. Replace any deteriorated or damaged parts.] ENGINE OIL – REPLACE ENGINE OIL FILTER – REPLACE ENGINE OIL REPLACEMENT REMINDER LIGHT – RESET – [Reset the oil replacement reminder ("MAINT REQD") light after replacing engine oil, if vehicle is equipped with this light.] TIRES – ROTATE – [Check tire tread depth and for uneven or excessive wear.]
 
MARY A. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/30/2018

2007 Nissan Murano

Nissan Murano

Mileage
141,898
Service Date
9/28/2018
Services Performed
  • DIAG CHARGING SYSTEM.
  • ALTERNATOR ASSEMBLY – Remove and Replace – AWD – [Includes: Test.]
 
JESSIE W. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/28/2018

2006 Ford Cab & Chassis

Ford Cab & Chassis

Mileage
114,854
Service Date
9/28/2018
Services Performed
  • FROM GOLD CORRAL TO CITY OF FS SHOP
 
This vehicle's owner gave our service a 5 star review on 9/28/2018

2008 Lexus RX 350

Lexus RX 350

Mileage
78,317
Service Date
9/26/2018
Services Performed
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check air filter and breather filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Preform basic safety inspection. Road test vehicle.
  • FOUND SPARE TIRE LOW ON TIRE PRESSURE
  • INSTALL TAIL LIGHT BULB
 
CINDY L. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/26/2018

2014 Chevrolet Captiva Sport

Chevrolet Captiva Sport

Mileage
64,571
Service Date
9/21/2018
Services Performed
  • CHECK FOR OIL LEAK
  • CRANKSHAFT OIL SEAL – Remove and Replace – In-Line4 Front – [Includes: Perform Relearn procedure.]
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check air filter and breather filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Preform basic safety inspection. Road test vehicle.
 
CRYSTAL C. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/21/2018

2011 Hyundai Sonata

Hyundai Sonata

Mileage
112,618
Service Date
9/14/2018
Services Performed
  • ENGINE ASSEMBLY – Removal and Installation – Hybrid – [DOES NOT include High Voltage Battery shutoff procedure.] – [Includes: R and I only those components necessary for the removal of the complete Engine Assembly. DOES NOT include transfer components or tune E
 
ZACH F. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/17/2018

2013 Toyota Prius

Toyota Prius

Mileage
118,980
Service Date
9/14/2018
Services Performed
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check air filter and breather filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Preform basic safety inspection. Road test vehicle.
  • LF NAIL IN TIRE
  • INSTALLED TIRE PLUG
 
DAVID M. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/17/2018

2015 Nissan Rogue Select

Nissan Rogue Select

Mileage
60,818
Service Date
8/29/2018
Services Performed
  • JOHNS AUTO CENTER CONDUCTS A VISUAL COURTESY CHECK THAT GOES OVER SAFETY, RELIABILITY AND MAINTENANCE ITEMS ON YOUR CAR TO PREVENT UNEXPECTED BREAKDOWNS.
  • Lubricate and check chassis. Change oil and oil filter. Check air filter and breather filter. Check all fluid levels and tire pressures. Preform basic safety inspection. Road test vehicle.
  • NOISE ON RIGHT HAND TURNS. CHECK AND ADVISE
  • ROTATE FRONT TIRES TO REAR
  • SHOCK and /OR STRUT ASSEMBLY – Remove and Install or Remove and Replace – Both Sides – [DOES NOT include disassemble or alignment.]
  • 4 WHEEL ALIGNMENT
 
BILL L. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/4/2018

2012 Ford Flex

Ford Flex

Mileage
69,934
Service Date
8/20/2018
Services Performed
  • FOUND LOWER CONTROL ARM BUSHINGS WORN OUT CAUSING NOISE
 
EDWARD S. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/4/2018

2008 Pontiac G6

Pontiac G6

Mileage
163,654
Service Date
8/14/2018
Services Performed
  • CRANKSHAFT OIL SEAL – Remove and Replace – In-Line4 Front
  • CHECK SYSTEM
  • RADIATOR HOSE – Remove and Replace – Both
 
VERA W. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/15/2018

2013 Toyota Prius

Toyota Prius

Mileage
114,622
Service Date
7/31/2018
Services Performed
  • CHECK ROARING NOISE
  • LF WHEEL HUB – Remove and Replace – Front,One Side – [Includes: Disable Brake Control.] – [Includes: Replace Inner and/or Outer Bearings, Cups, Seals and repack (where applicable).]
 
DAVID M. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/7/2018