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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

2015 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

Chevrolet Silverado 1500

Mileage
79,394
Service Date
5/26/2022
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.
  • ROTATE FRONT TIRES TO REAR
 
BRIAN W. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/26/2022

2016 Ford Fusion

Ford Fusion

Mileage
107,806
Service Date
5/11/2022
Services Performed
  • CRANKSHAFT MAIN OIL SEAL – Remove & Replace – 2.5L Eng Rear
  • SPARK PLUGS – Remove & Replace – 2.5L Eng
  • REAR VIEW MIRROR COMES OFF
  • CHECK FOR OIL CHANGE, DO IF NEEDED.
  • KEY CUT
  • 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.
 
BETH J. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/17/2022

2015 Honda Accord

Honda Accord

Mileage
84,222
Service Date
5/10/2022
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 REAR BRAKES DOWN TO 20% FRONT BRAKES AT 50%
 
BECKY M. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/13/2022

2015 Honda Civic

Honda Civic

Mileage
137,977
Service Date
4/29/2022
Services Performed
  • ALIGNED, BUT WILL NEED REAR ADJUSTABLE TOE ARMS TO GET REAR TOE INTO SPEC.
 
DARREN T. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/4/2022

2005 Chevrolet Uplander

Chevrolet Uplander

Mileage
285,637
Service Date
4/18/2022
Services Performed
  • FOUND HEATER HOSE CONNECTOR BROKEN AND HOLE IN BYPASS HOSE. REPLACED AS NEEDED
 
JANET P. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/20/2022

2004 Chevrolet Blazer

Chevrolet Blazer

Mileage
252,861
Service Date
3/24/2022
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.
 
DENNY B. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/11/2022

2016 Toyota RAV4

Toyota RAV4

Mileage
56,350
Service Date
4/8/2022
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.
 
TONY H. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/10/2022

2011 Chrysler 200

Chrysler 200

Mileage
144,906
Service Date
3/31/2022
Services Performed
  • NOISE AT 25 TO 30MPH
  • 4 WHEEL ALIGNMENT
  • BALL JOINT – Remove & Replace – BOTH [DOES NOT include alignment.]
  • WHEEL BEARING – Remove & Replace – Front,One Side – [Includes: Replace Inner and/or Outer Bearings, Cups, Seals and repack (where applicable).]
 
LILLIE L. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/7/2022

2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Jeep Grand Cherokee

Mileage
231,272
Service Date
3/25/2022
Services Performed
  • ADVISE CEL ON
  • PCM/PROCESSOR ASSEMBLY – Remove & Replace – PCM –
  • REPROGRAM
 
KATRINA H. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/26/2022

2009 Ford Flex

Ford Flex

Mileage
183,784
Service Date
3/22/2022
Services Performed
  • FOUND WATER PUMP LEAKING. PERFORMED HYDROCARBON, FAILED TEST DUE TO BLOWN HEAD GASKETS OR POSSIBLE CRACKED HEAD. VEHICLE ALSO HAS TIMING CORRELATION CODES. RECOMMEND WATER PUMP, HEAD REMOVAL AND TIMING CHAIN SET.
 
FAITH A. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/25/2022

2006 Chevrolet Impala

Chevrolet Impala

Mileage
221,920
Service Date
3/8/2022
Services Performed
  • replace positive battery terminal end and battery current sensor
 
MARY B. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/25/2022

2008 Ford Crown Victoria

Ford Crown Victoria

Mileage
137,545
Service Date
3/25/2022
Services Performed
  • INSTALL HELI COIL AS NEEDED IN #2 PLUG HOLE
  • CHECK REAR SUSPENSION WILL NOT RAISE UP
 
PAUL N. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/25/2022