Fort Carson Automotive Skills Center

COVID-19 Update(s): The Fort Carson Auto Skills Center re-opens with adjusted hours on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. All patrons will be required to wear appropriate face mask as well as protective gloves at all times. Every other bay will be opened for repair only in order to comply will social distancing.  Patrons will be limited to performing only necessary repairs (e.g., traffic safety, items, brakes, oil changes, tire replacement/repair and exhaust systems repairs). Contact the Fort Carson Auto Skills Center to see if open as Fort Carson COVID-19 response may impact hours of operation.

Adjusted Hours of Operation

Posted April 28, 2020

Monday 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Thursday Closed
Friday 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Adjusted Hours of Operation

(effective May 20, 2020)

Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Thursday Closed
Friday 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Sunday Closed

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Clean-up time begins half an hour before closing.

Call 719-526-0096 when bad weather occurs to see if the Fort Carson Auto Skills Center is open.  The Fort Carson Auto Skills Center employees and/or personnel are not considered mission essential during inclement weather situations. 

 

 

Standard Hours of Operation

Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 12 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Thursday 12 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Friday 12 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Federal Holidays Closed
Training Days 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Hours subject to change)

Contact

7001 Wetzel Ave.
Bldg. 2427
Google Map

Handicap Accessible

Tel:
+1 (719)526-2147

Military DSN Tel:
(312)691-2147

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Equipment and Amenities
  • Central tool issuing room
  • Parts cleaning bay
  • 5 Drive on bays
  • 9 General repair bays
  • 5 Engine overhaul bays
  • 4 Auto body repair bays
  • 3 Tire bays
  • 2 Paint booths
  • 2 Muffler bays
  • 2 Motorcycle lifts
  • Tool boxes at all bays
  • Tire mounting and spin balance
  • Steam cleaner
  • Engine block cleaner
  • Sand blaster
  • Exhaust bending machine
  • Hydraulic press
  • Chop saw / band saw / drill oress
Services Offered
  • Vehicle overnight storage
  • Welding (MIG, TIG, ARC, Plasma)
  • Vehicle door unlock 
  • Inside component storage
  • Brakes
  • Winter and summer checks
  • Drum/rotor turning
  • Hand held diagnostic testing
  • AC evac/recharge
  • Coolant flush
  • Transmission flush
  • Wheel alignment rack
Parts and Supplies Price List

All prices are subject to change. Prices shown are per unit.

Item Price Unit
Conventional oil (5-20, 5-30, 10-30) $3 qt.
Synthetic oil (5-20, 5-30, 10-30) $5 qt.
Diesel motor oil (Rotella) $8 qt.
Oil Filter, conventional car/truck $4-$6 ea.
Gear lube, conventional  $4 qt.
Gear lube, synthetic $8 qt.
White lithium spray grease $4 ea.
Wheel bearing grease $2.50 ea.
Power steering fluid $2.50 pt.
Brake fluid  $2.50 pt.
Brake Kleen brake cleaner $4 ea.
Penetrating lluid (Liquid Wrench)  $4 ea.
Carb cleaner $4 ea.
Windshield washer fluid $3 gal.
Antifreeze, green  $17 gal.
Antifreeze, Dex Cool $22 gal.
Dexron III ATF $4 qt.
Mercon V ATF $6.50 qt.
Dexron VI ATF $6.50 qt.
ATF +4 $6.50 qt.
Air fresheners  $1.25 ea.
Shop rags, 5 each  $2.00 bundle
Tire valve stems $0.70 ea.
RTV (Red, blue, black, copper) $3.50-$7.50 ea.
Loctite (Threadlocker), red & blue $4-$7.50 ea.
Grinding wheels $4.50  ea.
Cut-off wheels  $1.15-$3.50 ea. 
Reciprocating blades  $4  ea.
Exhaust tubing, 1.5 to 3-inch  $12-$34 5 ft. 
Exhaust clamps  $3.50  ea.
Electrical fuses, various sizes  $0.75  ea.
Two (2) and Four (4) wheel alignment $80 (additional $30 labor charge may apply) per vehicle
Labor/Service Rates

All prices are subject to change. Prices shown are per unit. One hour minimum charge for bay fees. 

Item Price Unit
Lift bay fee $8 hr.
Flat/diagnostic bay fee $6 hr.
Tire breakdown/balance $5 ea.
Tire disposal $4 ea
Brake rotors/drums turned $10 ea
Air Conditioning recharge $55 + $20 per pound of freon -
Computer scan/codes cleared $30 per vehicle
Welding Starting at $20 -
Plasma cutting/tig welding Starting at $20 -
Transmission flush

$55 (Vehicle owner needs to provide own fluid)

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Coolant flush $55 + antifreeze -
Electrical check & hookup $15 -
Arbor (bearing) & strut press $5 per use
Exhaust tubing bending $3 per bend/flare
Steam cleaner, parts $5 per use
Engine block cleaner $5 per use
Sandblasting (cabinet size only) $20 (minimum) -