An official army family and MWR Site

Automotive Skills Center

Facility Features

Facility Features

  • 15 suspension lift bays
  •  A 12,000-pound lift bay that supports the tires
  • Complete tool room
  • Complete tool sets with roll-around benches
  • Paint booth
  • Engine rebuild shop
  • Machine shop
  • Inline fuel filter removal bay
  • Body shop
  • ALLDATA reference library
  • Mac Mentor
  • Auto parts store
  • Trained mechanics available for assistance and advice

 

Services
  • Overnight parking
  • Tire mounting, balancing, and repair
  • Engine computer monitor
  • AC service
  • Brake drums and rotors turned
  • Hydraulic press
  • Welding services
  • Flywheel grinding
  • McPherson strut replacement
  • Broken bolt removal
  • Pack wheel bearings
  • Engine rebuilding services
  • Ball joint installation and removal
  • Fuel injector cleaning
  • Valve grinding

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Classes

Basic Safety and Lift Training Classes 

  • Held Friday at 6 p.m., Saturday, Sunday and Training Holidays at 10 a.m.
  • Required to use the Automotive Skills Center
  • DoD ID card holders
  • Free registration
Wrecker Service

The Wrecker Service will tow your vehicle to the Auto Skills Center from anywhere within a 40-mile radius.

Wrecker Service Hours of Operation

  • Friday: 12:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
  • Saturday-Sunday: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Wrecker Service Fees

  • Friday: $65 + $2 per mile before 5:30 p.m.
  • Friday: $75+ $2 per mile after 5:30 p.m.
  • Saturday-Sunday: $75 + $2 per mile
  • POV Lockout Service: $30
  • Impound fee: $12.50 per day

Also available to Family members of deployed Soldiers. (Must persent verification of Soldier or unit deployment, ID card, and vehicle registration or title.)

For service call +1 (785)239-9764 or +1 (785)239-4028.

Car Wash

Open 24 hours/7 days a week

Located adjacent to the Automotive Skills Center
7756 Apennines Dr. 

Car Wash Features:

  • 8 separate car wash bay areas 
  • Power washers
  • Vacuum cleaners
  • Wax and drying area

  • Change machine

Credit Card only - no cash accepted.

More Auto

Abandon Vehicle Auction

Abandon Vehicle Auction

The next abandon vehicle auction will tentatively close on October 19, 2022 and will continue on a weekly bases until all available units are sold.

The vehicles are available for viewing online at https://www.govplanet.com/fort-riley
Additional vehicles will be added for viewing on a weekly basis. 

 

Nov 30
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Abandon Vehicle Auction

Abandon Vehicle Auction

The next abandon vehicle auction will tentatively close on October 19, 2022 and will continue on a weekly bases until all available units are sold.

The vehicles are available for viewing online at https://www.govplanet.com/fort-riley
Additional vehicles will be added for viewing on a weekly basis. 

 

Nov 30
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Abandon Vehicle Auction

Abandon Vehicle Auction The next abandon vehicle auction will tentatively close on October 26, 2022 and will continue on a weekly bases until all available units are sold. The vehicles are available for viewing online at https://www.govplanet.com/fort-riley Additional vehicles will be added for viewing on a weekly basis.

Dec 7

Abandon Vehicle Auction

Abandon Vehicle Auction The next abandon vehicle auction will close on October 12, 2022 and will continue on a weekly bases until all available units are sold. The vehicles are available for viewing online at https://www.govplanet.com/fort-riley Additional vehicles will be added for viewing on a weekly basis.

Jan 4
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Abandon Vehicle Auction

Abandon Vehicle Auction

The next abandon vehicle auction will tentatively close on October 5, 2022 and will continue on a weekly bases until all available units are sold.

The vehicles are available for viewing online at https://www.govplanet.com/fort-riley
Additional vehicles will be added for viewing on a weekly basis. 

 

Feb 8
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Abandon Vehicle Auction

Abandon Vehicle Auction

The next abandon vehicle auction will tentatively close on October 5, 2022 and will continue on a weekly bases until all available units are sold.

The vehicles are available for viewing online at https://www.govplanet.com/fort-riley
Additional vehicles will be added for viewing on a weekly basis. 

 

Feb 8
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