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Welcome to Ron's Auto Repair of Mankato,
your car service in Mankato, MN!

Old to New, We Repair for You, Since 2002!

When you bring your car or truck to Ron’s Auto Repair, you’re trusting your family vehicle to our ASE-Certified technicians. That’s why we strive to make your auto maintenance as easy and stress free as possible! Whether you need towing, a loaner car, or a ride to work, our team matches customer service with reliable repairs and maintenance for your vehicle.

Our general auto repair shop is ready to provide any service your vehicle may need, from oil changes to brakes, exhaust, engines, and maintenance. With certified and experienced technicians, ongoing training, and quality parts, every service we offer are backed by our highest warranty – 2 year or 24,000-mile warranty on parts and labor – to give you peace of mind and confidence in your vehicle. Stop by our independent shop in Mankato or give us a call at (507) 386-0660.

6 REASONS TO CHOOSE US

Nationwide Warranty
24 months / 24,000 miles

Loaner Cars
Available upon request

NAPA Auto Care
We are a NAPA Center

FREE Transportation
Pickup and delivery to home or work

Over 15 Years Experience
In business since 2002

Vehicles We Service
Foreign, Domestic, Auto, and Truck

Affiliates &
Certifications

About Ron's Auto Repair of Mankato Mankato, MN

Superior service. Quality repair. Certified technicians. Those are only part of the reason Ron’s Auto Repair has earned a good reputation in our community in Mankato.

Owner Ron Haefner has had an interest in all things mechanical since his childhood as a farm boy. In April of 2002, he opened the doors to Ron’s Auto Repair and brought this interest and skill to the community in Mankato. With pride and commitment to excellence, our independent auto shop has grown over the past 15 years to better serve our neighbors in Mankato.

We strive to make your car care and maintenance experience as stress-free as possible. When you bring your vehicle to our independent, family-owned auto repair shop, stay in our clean waiting room with refreshments, a children’s play area, and free wi-fi. Or you can take advantage of a free ride to home, work, or around Mankato.

Our ASE-Certified technicians keep up with the latest advancements in the auto industry. Each technician spends hours of training each year to maintain the certification and continue to offer the best service available for your vehicle. With years of experience and the latest tools, technology, and training, the technicians at Ron’s Auto Repair are your auto experts!

The team of auto technicians and service advisors at our family-owned shop are proud to be a part of our community in Mankato. Ron’s Auto Repair is a member of Greater Mankato Growth, with a commitment to the community where we live and serve. Our independent shop is a NAPA Auto Care Center and an ASA and BNI member.

We look forward to seeing you in our shop or neighborhood soon! Call our experts at 507-386-0660 any time you have any questions about your vehicle.

Visit our full-service auto shop in Mankato for any maintenance or repair your vehicle needs. Same day service is available for most repairs, so stop by anytime, call ahead, or request an

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

The Absolute Best Car Service in Mankato, MN

What sets Ron's Auto Repair of Mankato apart from all of the others in Mankato, MN?

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in Mankato, MN, 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 Ron's Auto Repair of Mankato, 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 Mankato auto repair table.

Time: We take the time we need to provide you with top quality car service in Mankato, MN, 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

2011 Mitsubishi Endeavor

Mitsubishi Endeavor

Mileage
99,100
Service Date
1/18/2022
Services Performed
  • tested charging starting system Battery tested out as having a dead cell
  • BATTERY – Remove & Replace – [Includes: Test.]
 
Scott M. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/19/2022

2007 Ford Pickup

Ford Pickup

Mileage
153,657
Service Date
1/7/2022
Services Performed
  • codes found: p0012 Intake cam position timing over Retarded . bank 1 P0016 Ckp/cmp correlation bank 1 sensor A P0300/p0303/p0307 miss fires P0316 misfire on startup Performed resistance test on vvt solenoids, bank 1 specked out good, Bank 2 was out of spec. (800 ohms) supposed to be less than 200 ohms Need to perform a oil flush and replace solenoids If metal is found in solenoids engine is going to have to be replaced
  • VARIABLE VALVE TIMING SOLENOID – Remove & Replace – F150,5.4L Eng Left
  • VARIABLE VALVE TIMING SOLENOID – Remove & Replace – F150,5.4L Eng Right Side
  • Change oil and filter after flush Add moa to complete service
  • 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.
  • Vehicle inspection level 1- 44 Point-($25.99 Value)
 
Darick E. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/14/2022

2014 RAM 1500

RAM 1500

Mileage
105,535
Service Date
1/11/2022
Services Performed
  • Pdf full Exhaust light / throttle control – forced regen. cleared codes and drove down road with no codes. Need to run this unit at least 30 – 60 mins. to get a regen. on system Suspension codes, history / cold snap and ice on air vent solenoid – cleared with finger Cleared codes – system is currently operational at this time Advised to use a cleaner in fuel for the next few tanks 1/4 bottle per fill up
 
Alex W. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/12/2022

2004 Buick Rendezvous

Buick Rendezvous

Mileage
198,784
Service Date
11/24/2021
Services Performed
  • Found line at abs module was broke and line leaking by transmission – repaired both and bleed brakes front only
 
Marissa D. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/4/2021

2013 GMC Sierra 1500

GMC Sierra 1500

Mileage
159,806
Service Date
12/3/2021
Services Performed
  • Install block heater
 
Kevin S. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/5/2021

2006 Kia Optima

Kia Optima

Mileage
228,271
Service Date
11/22/2021
Services Performed
  • Timing issues he thinks Lack of power and stalls
 
Lukas S. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/3/2021

2006 Scion tC

Scion tC

Mileage
87,550
Service Date
10/26/2021
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.
  • Tpms sensor not responding Fluid flushes by miles Shocks and struts by miles
 
Erik B. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/11/2021

2012 Infiniti G37

Infiniti G37

Mileage
101,967
Service Date
10/28/2021
Services Performed
  • Diagnose .5 Clicking noise coming From the front of the vehicle, Most happens when turning left, SLower speeds are able to hear it going straight
  • WHEEL BEARING – Remove & Replace – AWD Front,One Side – [Includes: Replace Seals (where applicable).]
  • Service transfer case
 
Justin P. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/10/2021

2014 Ford Explorer

Ford Explorer

Mileage
78,310
Service Date
10/21/2021
Services Performed
  • White smoke came from the hood of the vehicle when customer went to park the vehicle
  • 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.
  • Vehicle inspection level 1- 44 Point-($25.99 Value)
 
Bill D. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/9/2021

2011 Kia Sorento

Kia Sorento

Mileage
183,454
Service Date
10/7/2021
Services Performed
  • ALTERNATOR ASSEMBLY – Remove & Replace – V6 – [DOES NOT include Air Conditioning System recover, evacuate and recharge.] – [Includes: Test.]
 
Linda S. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/13/2021

2015 Ford F-150

Ford F-150

Mileage
89,075
Service Date
10/1/2021
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.
  • Vehicle inspection level 1- 44 Point-($25.99 Value)
  • Tire rotation – sm truck
  • Install coin tray in place of the ash tray
 
Tod S. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/4/2021

2010 Ford Edge

Ford Edge

Mileage
133,325
Service Date
9/15/2021
Services Performed
  • Tested for operation – could not get fans to run with direct voltage – needs fans replaced
  • ELECTRIC FAN MOTOR – Remove & Replace
 
Sarah H. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/30/2021