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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

2006 Lincoln LS

Lincoln LS

Mileage
147,910
Service Date
10/1/2021
Services Performed
  • Diagnose air conditioning system
  • DIAGNOSE EXHAUST LEAK
  • CATALYTIC CONVERTER – Remove & Replace – V8
 
GARY M. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/12/2021

2010 Dodge Pickup

Dodge Pickup

Mileage
98,809
Service Date
10/8/2021
Services Performed
  • ADVISE CEL ON
  • TRANSMISSION SOLENOID – Remove & Replace – RWD,5 Spd Trans
  • 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.
 
TONY H. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/10/2021

2018 Kia Rio

Kia Rio

Mileage
16,989
Service Date
9/13/2021
Services Performed
  • 4 WHEEL ALIGNMENT
 
STEVEN P. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/6/2021

2007 Ford Taurus

Ford Taurus

Mileage
225,411
Service Date
9/8/2021
Services Performed
  • COMPRESSOR ELECTRICALLY BAD. COMPRESSOR IS NOT LOCKED UP.
 
CHRISTINA A. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/5/2021

2005 Chevrolet Silverado

Chevrolet Silverado

Mileage
133,409
Service Date
9/8/2021
Services Performed
  • INSTALL AUX POWER PORT
  • MISC WIRING AND CONNECTORS
 
JOHN B. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/5/2021

2017 Chevrolet Cruze

Chevrolet Cruze

Mileage
90,271
Service Date
9/20/2021
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.
 
BRANDY K. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/30/2021

2007 Toyota 4Runner

Toyota 4Runner

Mileage
161,199
Service Date
9/17/2021
Services Performed
  • A/C BLOWING COLD AT THIS TIME. FOUND MODE DOOR MOTOR RECEIVING SIGNAL FROM HVAC MODULE, CAN HEAR GEARS SLIPPING IN MOTOR. WILL NEED MODE DOOR MOTOR.
  • CHECK BRAKE PULSATION
  • HVAC DOOR ACTUATOR – Remove & Replace – Mode,Servo – [DOES NOT include Air Conditioning System recover, evacuate and/or recharge.]
  • Replace front brake pad linings and machine front brake disc rotors. Clean and lubricate brake calipers and slide mechanisms. Check and fill brake fluid. Bleed air from system. Road test vehicle.
 
DAVID L. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/19/2021

2017 Infiniti QX50

Infiniti QX50

Mileage
58,979
Service Date
9/10/2021
Services Performed
  • Remove and reinstall four wheels and rear brake drums to inspect brake condition. Inspect entire system for leaks. Lining remaining is: Front (70%) Rear (70%) NOISE IS COMING FROM REAR BRAKES. RECOMMEND TURNING ROTORS TO GET RID OF NOISE. NOT A SAFETY CONCERN AT THIS TIME
 
CARRIE V. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/10/2021

2015 Toyota Sienna

Toyota Sienna

Mileage
93,973
Service Date
9/10/2021
Services Performed
  • INSTALL PUSH CLIPS AS NEEDED
 
ROBERT W. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/10/2021

2012 RAM Pickup

RAM Pickup

Mileage
146,489
Service Date
9/3/2021
Services Performed
  • P0441 AND EVAP SMALL LEAK CODES. FOUND FUEL CAP LOOSE, PASSED FORCED EVAP LEAK TEST.
  • Remove and reinstall four wheels and rear brake drums to inspect brake condition. Inspect entire system for leaks. Lining remaining is: Front (0%) Rear (0%)
  • INSTALL FRONT AND REAR PADS AND ROTORS
 
SHEILA P. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/3/2021

2007 Honda Accord

Honda Accord

Mileage
124,440
Service Date
8/6/2021
Services Performed
  • COULD NOT DUPLICATE
 
JOHN B. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/30/2021

2008 Toyota Tundra

Toyota Tundra

Mileage
222,833
Service Date
8/16/2021
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.
 
DAVE J. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/19/2021