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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.


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

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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

2005 Dodge Dakota

Dodge Dakota

Service Date
Services Performed
  • Found transfer case has a heavy knocking noise coming from it. When in 4 wheel drive high and goes away when in 2 high. Probable cause – When in accident it shocked a gear in case causing noise. (Broken Gear)
Bill C. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/14/2020

2012 Kia Sorento

Kia Sorento

Service Date
Services Performed
  • HEADLAMP BULB – Remove & Replace – One – [DOES NOT include adjustment.] with wiring.
Lea H. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/12/2020

2008 Toyota Camry

Toyota Camry

Service Date
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)
Brandon G. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/10/2020

2004 Buick Century

Buick Century

Service Date
Services Performed
  • 2 tires removed, replaced, balanced and reinstalled
  • BRAKE SHOES &/OR PADS – Remove & Replace – Rear,Disc Brakes,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
  • DOOR WINDOW SWITCH – Remove & Replace – Front
  • The vehicle is making a weird noise and shaking. The shaking seems to be coming from the wheels. When she pushes the brakes you can hear a slight noise.
Amber W. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/6/2020

2012 GMC Terrain

GMC Terrain

Service Date
Services Performed
  • MUFFLER – Remove & Replace – All Applicable Models
  • SHOCK &/OR STRUT ASSEMBLY – Remove & Install or Remove & Replace – Both Sides – [DOES NOT include disassemble or alignment (where applicable).]
  • SHOCK ABSORBER – Remove & Replace – Both – [Includes: R&I Fender Liner.]
  • Vehicle has an exhaust leak that he thinks is coming from the manifold, closer to the engine. Customer also would like to have struts all the way around.
  • Alignment 4 wheel
Nick W. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/23/2020

2016 Nissan Maxima

Nissan Maxima

Service Date
Services Performed
  • Install glass pack by resonator cut out mufflers and straight pipe to rear
Jacob S. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/28/2020

2008 Dodge Avenger

Dodge Avenger

Service Date
Services Performed
  • 1 tires removed, replaced, balanced and reinstalled
  • OIL PRESSURE SENDER OR SWITCH – Remove & Replace – V6,2.7L Eng
  • Oil pressure sending unit leaking to severe Cleaned underside of unit to remove excess oil
Amber B. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/25/2020

2015 Ford F-150

Ford F-150

Service Date
Services Performed
  • FUEL TANK PRESSURE SENSOR – Remove & Replace – w/Two Piece Driveshaft – [Includes: R&I Fuel Tank.]
Del P. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/24/2020

2007 Toyota Prius

Toyota Prius

Service Date
Services Performed
  • WHEEL BEARING – Remove & Replace – Front,One Side – [DOES NOT include wheel alignment.] – [Includes: Replace Inner and/or Outer Bearings, Cups, Seals and repack (where applicable).]
  • Wheel bearing issue check which one is bad he thinks its the left front
Scott R. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/12/2020

2006 Toyota RAV4

Toyota RAV4

Service Date
Services Performed
  • Pulled apart rear brakes – pads were stuck in bracket clean pad surface and turn rotors to clean up
  • rotors turned
Mark P. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/11/2020

2015 Chevrolet Traverse

Chevrolet Traverse

Service Date
Services Performed
  • DISC ROTOR – Remove & Replace – Front,Both – [Includes: Repack Wheel Bearings (where applicable) and replace Pads (if necessary). DOES NOT include refinishing. Includes: Replace Pads (if necessary). DOES NOT include refinishing.]
Todd B. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/7/2020

2007 Dodge Pickup

Dodge Pickup

Service Date
Services Performed
  • Change diff. fluid both front and rear Change transfer case fluid and refill with proper fluid
  • Oil change 12 qt 15-40 oil – inspection
Luther J. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/30/2020