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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

2011 Mazda 6

Mazda 6

Mileage
66,147
Service Date
11/18/2020
Services Performed
  • REPLACE LEFT FRONT LOW BEAM HEADLIGHT BULB (CUSTOMER SUPPLIED PART)
 
KAY W. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/20/2020

2006 Nissan Altima

Nissan Altima

Mileage
174,720
Service Date
11/19/2020
Services Performed
  • WHEEL BEARING – Remove & Replace – Front,One Side – [Includes: Replace Inner and/or Outer Bearings, Cups, Seals and repack (where applicable).]
 
BEVERLY S. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/19/2020

2012 MINI Cooper

MINI Cooper

Mileage
99,965
Service Date
11/2/2020
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.
 
FERNANDO O. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/14/2020

2005 Chevrolet Impala

Chevrolet Impala

Mileage
172,585
Service Date
11/2/2020
Services Performed
  • FOUND STARTER FAULTY
  • FOUND TRANSMISSION FAILING, HAS CODE 1811 MAX ADAPT AND LONG SHIFT CODE.
  • POSSIBLE VAPOR CANISTER ISSUE, STOPPED DIAGNOSIS AFTER FAILING TRANSMISSION DIAGNOSIS
  • STARTER ASSEMBLY – Remove & Replace – 3.4L Eng
 
LINDA S. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/4/2020

2010 Nissan Cube

Nissan Cube

Mileage
82,948
Service Date
10/21/2020
Services Performed
  • FRONT BRAKE AT 80% LIFE. REAR AT 40% LIFE. FOUND REAR SHOES VERY FAR OUT OF ADJUSTMENT. CLEANED AND ADJUSTED REAR BRAKES, NOISE IS GONE. UNABLE TO DETERMINE WHAT CAUSED POP NOISE.
 
JAMES W. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/22/2020

2006 Volkswagen New Beetle

Volkswagen New Beetle

Mileage
64,605
Service Date
10/16/2020
Services Performed
  • WINDOW REGULATOR – Remove & Replace – Convertible Front,One,Power
 
GENE W. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/21/2020

2012 Mazda 3

Mazda 3

Mileage
98,912
Service Date
10/12/2020
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.
 
BILL T. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/14/2020

2010 Dodge Challenger

Dodge Challenger

Mileage
190,286
Service Date
10/9/2020
Services Performed
  • 4 WHEEL ALIGNMENT
  • TIE ROD &/OR END – Remove & Replace – Inner,Both – [Includes: R&I Outer Tie Rod Ends.] – [Includes: Adjust toe-in only. NOTE: Deduct .4 if alignment is also performed.
 
DUSHAUN R. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/10/2020

2007 GMC Sierra

GMC Sierra

Mileage
174,814
Service Date
10/2/2020
Services Performed
  • MODIFIED SUSPENSION ALIGNMENT
 
MATEO L. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/10/2020

2005 Chevrolet Tahoe

Chevrolet Tahoe

Mileage
149,016
Service Date
10/5/2020
Services Performed
  • WHEEL BEARING – Remove & Replace – RWD Front,One Side – [Includes: Repack and adjust Bearings (where applicable). Includes: Replace Inner and/or Outer Bearings, Cups, Seals and repack (where applicable).]
 
MIKE C. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/7/2020

2016 Nissan Altima

Nissan Altima

Mileage
48,752
Service Date
9/22/2020
Services Performed
  • MOUNT AND BALANCE 2 TIRES
 
SHANNON R. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/23/2020

2004 Pontiac Grand Am

Pontiac Grand Am

Mileage
194,073
Service Date
9/22/2020
Services Performed
  • FAILED HYDROCARBON.
  • FAILED HYDROCARBON. MISFIRE IS FROM COOLANT LEAKING INTO CYLINDERS AFTER SITTING A WHILE.
  • 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.
 
DOROTHY L. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/22/2020