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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

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

2007 Honda Accord

Honda Accord

Mileage
134,505
Service Date
8/1/2018
Services Performed
  • COULD NOT DUPLICATE AT THIS TIME. SUSPECT FAULTY THERMOSTAT.
 
CESAR H. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/3/2018

2013 Lincoln MKX

Lincoln MKX

Mileage
72,663
Service Date
8/1/2018
Services Performed
  • ADVISE CEL ON- SCANNED SYSTEM AND FOUND PO45C EVAP SYSTEM LEAKAGE- PURGE VALVE WAS BAD, REPLACE AS NEEDED
  • CANISTER PURGE SOLENOID – Remove and Replace – All Applicable Models – [Includes: Component test.]
 
CARROLL C. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/3/2018

2014 Chevrolet Sonic

Chevrolet Sonic

Mileage
54,663
Service Date
7/19/2018
Services Performed
  • Diagnose engine overheating
  • ADVISE CEL ON
  • THERMOSTAT – Remove and Replace – All Applicable Models
 
ROBERT M. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/20/2018

2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Chevrolet Malibu

Mileage
66,465
Service Date
7/13/2018
Services Performed
  • WELD UP CRACK IN RESEVIOR
 
PHYLLIS K. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/16/2018

2004 Ford Freestar

Ford Freestar

Mileage
186,002
Service Date
7/9/2018
Services Performed
  • REPLACED PASSENGER WINDOW MOTOR UNDER WARRANTY
 
HARVEY P. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/11/2018

2017 Chevrolet Cruze

Chevrolet Cruze

Mileage
37,584
Service Date
7/6/2018
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.
 
HALEY D. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/11/2018

2006 Chevrolet Cobalt

Chevrolet Cobalt

Mileage
113,224
Service Date
7/6/2018
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 INTAKE GASKET LEAKING VACUUM AND THERMOSTAT FAULTY.
  • LEFT FRONT LOW BEAM INOP- BULBS BEEN REPLACED- WRECKED ON THAT SIDE- CHECK WIRING
  • INTAKE MANIFOLD GASKET – Remove and Replace – 2.2L Eng
  • INSTALL WIRING PIGTAIL ON DRIVER SIDE
  • THERMOSTAT – Remove and Replace – 2.2L Eng
  • PERFORM INDUCTION SERVICE
  • MOUNT AND BALANCE 4 TIRES
  • 4 WHEEL ALIGNMENT
 
AARON S. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/11/2018

2009 Chevrolet HHR

Chevrolet HHR

Mileage
184,002
Service Date
6/21/2018
Services Performed
  • ALREADY HAS DYE IN SYSTEM
 
MORGAN V. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/6/2018