We are one of Raleigh's best known auto repair shops. We've been in Raleigh maintaining your cars and trucks since 1976. Automobile service and repair is our main service, but we are also experts and love to restore classic cars.
So, if you're in Raleigh and need auto services, from brake repair, to oil changes, to check engine light, to engine work, and everything in between, you can trust us here at John West Auto to get you back on the road.
We also boast Raleigh's finest machine shop. There is no one that will pay closer attention to re-building your engine than John West Auto. We feature dyno-tuning...what is dyno-tuning? 
Dyno tuning is the careful manipulation of mechanical or electronically controlled inputs to the engine while the vehicle is being driven on a chassis dyno or the engine is attached to an engine dyno. Dyno tuning is done to achieve maximum engine efficiency.
Your vehicle is an extension of you. Customize every detail for beauty, power and precision with our huge inventory of parts and certified technicians. From auto racing to antique restoration, we have everything you need to turn your car into a work of art. If you can dream it, we can help you make it happen. Contact us today with questions about special orders and parts, or to set up service with one of our professionals.


We are one of Raleigh's premier auto repair shops. We do it all. From alignments to oil changes, brakes, exhaust, oxygen sensors, cooling system work, ignition and electrical work, and engine work. We even have our own machine shop! Give us a call to make your appointment!
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Looking for a quality top notch auto service? Contact us today and work with our professionals to make your custom dreams a reality! There is a reason we have been one of Raleigh's top mechanical auto shops since we opened in 1976! We also feature a machine shop and specialize in restoration of classic cars and rebuilding engines! Call us today!

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Rick N. On 01.21.2018
John rebuilt the carburetor on my classic GTO and it runs perfectly. I knew I was in the right spot seeing many other classic muscle cars at his shop being serviced. I also knew I was at the right place...

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3216 Lake Woodard Dr
Raleigh, NC 27604
In Business Since 1976

Business Hours

Mon:      08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Tue:       08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Wed:      08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Thu:       08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Fri:         08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Sat:        Closed
Sun:       Closed

Payment Options

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Check Payment Accepted
Cash Payment Accepted
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