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    Free Class

    Auto Safety Class

    Learn how to use the Auto Hobby Shop Equipment!
    Classes are held every 1st & 3rd Wednesday of the month.
  • Tire Change
    Every 1st Tuesday | $10 Class

    Tire Changing Class

    Learn to correctly use the tire changing machine and balancing machine.

About Us

The full service Auto Hobby Shop features the tools you need for all your DIY repairs and maintenance. The shop has over 20 bays and five vehicle lifts, with two drive-on lifts. Classes are also offered in basic auto safety and beginner car care.

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Services Offered

The Auto Hobby Shop offers the following services:

20 Service Bays

5 Vehicle Lifts

2 Drive on Lifts

Auto Classes

Resale Lot

DIY Vehicle Maintenance Info

Work Bays

Each stall is equipped with general needs tool box, workbench, lighted work area and air. Any specialty tools can be checked out through our tool crib.
Knowledgeable staff is available to answer questions and assist patrons. The shop is fully equipped to make your vehicle repairs easier. Shop service on a first come, first serve basis.
  • Flat Bay: $5 per Hour 
  • Lift Bays: $7 per Hour

Resale Lot

Buy or sell cars, trucks, motorcycles, RVs, or boats in the Vehicle Resale Lot, located across the street
  • Vehicles/trailers under  21 ft.: $30 per Month
  • Vehicles/trailers over  21 ft.: $60 per Month

Tire Replacement

Do it yourself tire replacements allowed with training certificate (Must take old tires with you)
  • Replacement per Tire: $2
  • Balance per Tire: $5

Not a DIY car person?

Bring your car in and make an appointment for our mechanics to do it for you. Alignments, wheel balancing, oil changes, brake repair, you name it; we can do it. Appointments are limited and are on a first come, first served basis.

Personnel Labor Fees

Customers Must Supply All Parts
  • Oil/Filter: $11
  • Tire Rotation: $12
  • Tire Replacement:
    • Replacement per Tire: $4
    • Balance per Tire: $10
  • Alignments:
    • Front Toe Adjustment: $35
    • Full Front/Back: $65
  • Brake Rotor Resurfacing: $16 ea.
    • Price Dependent on Condition of Rotor
  • Wheel Bearing Press: $30 ea.
  • Strut Disassembly: $20 ea.

Other Services (Call for Quote)

  • Brake Service:
    • Brake Pads
    • Rotors 
    • Calipers
  • Suspension:
    • Shocks/Struts
  • Check Engine Light Diagnostic
  • Air Conditioner Repair/Diagnostic
    • R-134A Only
  • Fuel Systems & More!



(937) 257-3310


Tuedays - Fridays:
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Sundays, Mondays & All Federal Holidays
Auto Shop is closed the day after an observed Monday holiday.


5450 Hemlock St
Bldg 1227, Area A
Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio 45433