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Welcome to R & W Automotive ,
your car service in Louisville, KY!

We pride ourselves in giving you the latest technology along with old-fashioned service. In 1982 the Wayne family opened an exhaust store in Hikespoint which later moved to Okolona. While in 1992 the Recktenwald family established an auto repair shop. Both businesses were successful but saw an advantage in teaming up to form R & W Automotive in 2000. We’re dedicated to giving you the very best automotive care with a focus on customer service, honesty, and dependability.

If you’re looking for auto repair in Louisville, KY, you’ve found us. Here at R & W Automotive we work hard to earn your trust and loyalty. We know how important it is to find a Louisville car service you can rely on, so your satisfaction is our top priority each and every day.

Here at R & W Automotive we understand what makes customer service truly outstanding. You will feel the difference exceptional customer care makes when you work with us. We know auto repair in Louisville offers you lots of choices, and we aim to provide the kind of caring customer service that will bring you back.

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 Louisville, we are totally confident that R & W Automotive is the best option in town!

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The Absolute Best Car Service in Louisville, KY

What sets R & W Automotive apart from all of the others in Louisville, KY?

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in Louisville, KY, 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 R & W Automotive , 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 Louisville auto repair table.

Time: We take the time we need to provide you with top quality car service in Louisville, KY, 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.

About R & W Automotive Louisville, KY

For years R & W Automotive has been there for the people of Louisville. We love what we do, and that basic fact fuels our business. We are dedicated to our customers, and that’s why they stick with us—the best auto repair Louisville has to offer.

Our family of technicians and service staff sees their work here at R & W Automotive as more than a job. It’s their vocation and livelihood. Each member of our team is invested in your satisfaction.

R & W Automotive was founded on the basic idea that everyone deserves respect. It is our mission to treat each person that comes through our door with dignity and sensitivity. We believe this attention to detail has paid off by providing us with our loyal, friendly family of customers. That’s what makes R & W Automotive the best car service in Louisville!

Are you ready to experience the best Louisville car service available? Please give us a call or make an appointment here.

Recently Serviced Vehicles

2008 Toyota Tacoma

Toyota Tacoma

Mileage
226,181
Service Date
1/23/2024
Services Performed
  • CLEAN COMPONENTS; INSTALL DYE; TEST DRIVE;PERFORM BLACK-LIGHT TEST.
  • DIAGNOSE POWER STEERING LEAK
  • VALVE COVER GASKET – Remove & Replace – In-Line4,RWD
 
TOM K. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/23/2024

2012 Honda Ridgeline

Honda Ridgeline

Mileage
133,400
Service Date
1/18/2024
Services Performed
  • LUBE OIL FILTER
  • ROTATE TIRES
  • CABIN AIR FILTER – Remove & Replace
 
LISA T. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/23/2024

2016 Ford Explorer

Ford Explorer

Mileage
115,128
Service Date
1/15/2024
Services Performed
  • LUBE OIL FILTER
 
JOHN P. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/16/2024

2016 Chevrolet Corvette

Chevrolet Corvette

Mileage
38,904
Service Date
1/10/2024
Services Performed
  • PRESSURE TEST COOLING SYSTEM; CHECK THERMOSTAT OPERATION; CHECK FOR LEAKS; CHECK FAN OPERATION; INSPECT RADIATOR AND HEATER HOSES; CHECK CONTROL FUNCTIONS.
  • LUBE OIL FILTER
  • THERMOSTAT – Remove & Replace – Water Pump Outlet
 
DAVID C. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/11/2024

2018 Kia Soul

Kia Soul

Mileage
57,895
Service Date
1/4/2024
Services Performed
  • OPERATE VEHICLE TO VERIFY CONCERN;CHECK ALL STEERING LINKAGES FOR LOOSENESS AND FIT;CHECK SHOCKS AND STRUTS AS APPLICABLE;CHECK TIRE CONDITION AND WEAR; CHECK STEERING COMPONENTS, RUBBER MOUNTS AND BUSHINGS
  • STEERING GEAR – Remove & Replace – [Includes: Adjust toe-in on Rack and Pinion type Steering Gears. NOTE: Deduct .4 if alignment is also performed.]
  • (Combination) – TIE ROD &/OR END – Replace Each
  • ALIGNMENT
 
OTIS Y. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/5/2024

2021 Kia Sorento

Kia Sorento

Mileage
38,178
Service Date
1/5/2024
Services Performed
  • LUBE OIL FILTER
 
MIKE S. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/6/2024

2010 Honda Civic

Honda Civic

Mileage
127,843
Service Date
1/3/2024
Services Performed
  • NOTE: PERFORMED IN CONJUNCTION WITH BRAKE SYSTEM COMPLAINTS, AND NOISE WHILE BRAKING. INCLUDES FLUID CHECKS; INSPECTION OF LINES AND HOSES; INSPECTION OF FRONT AND REAR LININGS; INSPECTION OF ROTORS AND DRUMS INCLUDING THICKNESS AND RUN-OUT AS NECESSARY;AND ROAD TEST.
  • WHEEL BEARING – Remove & Replace – Rear,Drum Brakes,One Side – [Includes: Replace Inner and/or Outer Bearings, Cups, Seals and repack (where applicable).]
  • MOUNT AND BALANCE 2 TIRES
  • TIRE DISPOSAL
  • AXLE SHAFT ASSEMBLY – Remove & Install or Remove & Replace – Right Side – [NOTE: For Independent Suspension Type Axles, Axle Shaft Assembly consists of Axle Shaft, Boots and Joints.]
 
KARIS C. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/4/2024

2014 Nissan Armada

Nissan Armada

Mileage
85,050
Service Date
12/13/2023
Services Performed
  • LUBE OIL FILTER
 
DAVE H. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/14/2023

2014 Mazda 3

Mazda 3

Mileage
102,531
Service Date
12/13/2023
Services Performed
  • LUBE OIL FILTER
  • ROTATE TIRES
 
BRENDA B. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/14/2023

2007 Buick LaCrosse

Buick LaCrosse

Mileage
115,158
Service Date
12/11/2023
Services Performed
  • BATTERY BASE VOLTAGE AND LOAD TEST; CHARGING OUTPUT TEST; PARASITIC DRAIN TEST; STARTER DRAW TEST.
  • TRAILING ARM – Remove & Replace – One Side
  • TOW
  • ALIGNMENT
 
RAY M. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/13/2023

2015 Nissan Rogue

Nissan Rogue

Mileage
122,043
Service Date
12/1/2023
Services Performed
  • BRAKE SHOES &/OR PADS – Remove & Replace – Rear,Both Sides – [Includes: Clean, lube and/or replace Brake Hardware as necessary. Adjust Brakes (where applicable). Includes: Repack Wheel Bearings (where applicable). DOES NOT include refinishing.]
 
BO J. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/5/2023

2009 Honda CR-V

Honda CR-V

Mileage
169,846
Service Date
11/30/2023
Services Performed
  • STEERING GEAR (COMPLETE) – Remove & Install or Remove & Replace – [Includes: Adjust toe-in on Rack and Pinion type Steering Gears. NOTE: Deduct .4 if alignment is also performed.]
  • (Combination) – TIE ROD &/OR END – Remove & Replace Both
  • ALIGNMENT
  • ALTERNATOR DRIVE BELT – Remove & Replace – [Includes: Serpentine and V-Belt type Belt(s).]
 
JUDY E. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/1/2023