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Welcome to Ray's Automotive Center,
your Toyota, Lexus, Honda, and Subaru
maintenance experts in Columbus, IN!

“Stuart’s more than 20 years at Toyota and Lexus dealerships have prepared him well to advise you on your car’s maintenance needs.”

If you’re looking for outstanding service on your Toyota, Lexus, Honda, or Subaru, look no further! The Ray’s Automotive Center Family has been serving Columbus, IN for over 50 years. Here at Ray’s Automotive Center we specialize in working on vehicle brands we are passionate about and perform one-on-one consultations in order to provide you with recommendations tailored to you and your vehicle’s needs.”

Here at Ray's Automotive Center 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 Columbus 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 over 60 years of combined expertise from our well-trained technicians. We know our team sets us apart by saving you time and money, not to mention worry. We are totally confident that Ray’s Automotive Center is the best option in town for your Toyota, Lexus, Honda, and Subaru!

Warranty

  • 24 months or 24,000 miles on most repairs
  • Nationwide coverage through the Napa Auto Care Program
  • Some parts even carry a limited lifetime warranty

Parts that have to come from the dealer only come with a 12-month or 12,000-mile warranty, however, Ray’s Automotive Center will still cover the labor for 24 months or 24,000 miles.

*Please contact Ray’s Automotive Center for details or questions.

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About Ray's Automotive Center Columbus, IN

For years Ray's Automotive Center has been there for the people of Columbus, IN. We love what we do, and that basic fact fuels our business. We are dedicated to our guests, and that’s why they stick with us—the best auto repair Columbus has to offer.

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

Ray's Automotive Center 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 guests. That’s what makes Ray's Automotive Center the best car service in Columbus, IN!

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

The Absolute Best Car Service in Columbus, IN

What sets Ray's Automotive Center apart from all of the others in Columbus, IN?

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in Columbus, 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 Ray's Automotive Center, 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 Columbus auto repair table.

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

2014 Ford Escape

Ford Escape

Mileage
42,047
Service Date
7/15/2019
Services Performed
  • REMOVED TIRE and WHEEL FROM VEHICLE AND DISMOUNTED THE TIRE. INSTALLED COMBINATION PLUG/PATCH FROM THE INSIDE. REMOUNTED THE TIRE ON THE WHEEL. REMOUNTED THE TIRE AND WHEEL ON THE CAR.
 
PAT C. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/15/2019

2007 Lexus ES 350

Lexus ES 350

Mileage
186,772
Service Date
7/12/2019
Services Performed
  • LUBRICATE CHASSIS WHERE APPLICABLE, CHANGE OIL AND FILTER, CHECK AND FILL FLUIDS, CHECK AIR PRESSURE IN TIRES AND ADJUST AS NEEDED, PERFORM 18 POINT VISUAL INSPECTION AND RESET MAINTENANCE REMINDER
  • ROTATE TIRES and MEASURE BRAKE PADS
 
DAVE and LAURA C. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/13/2019

2008 Toyota Tacoma

Toyota Tacoma

Mileage
119,381
Service Date
7/11/2019
Services Performed
  • LUBRICATE CHASSIS WHERE APPLICABLE, CHANGE OIL AND FILTER, CHECK AND FILL FLUIDS, CHECK AIR PRESSURE IN TIRES AND ADJUST AS NEEDED, PERFORM 18 POINT VISUAL INSPECTION AND RESET MAINTENANCE REMINDER
  • FRONT BRAKE PADS ARE AT 9 MM – REAR SHOES ARE AT 2 MM – CLEAN DUST OUT OF DRUMS
  • REPLACE LEFT LICENSE PLATE BULB
 
TED and RITA R. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/12/2019

2006 Honda Pilot

Honda Pilot

Mileage
84,975
Service Date
7/11/2019
Services Performed
  • TRUNK / LIFTGATE SHOCK OR STRUT – Remove and Replace – Liftgate
 
ALFREDO and RUTH B. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/11/2019

2014 Subaru Forester

Subaru Forester

Mileage
95,987
Service Date
6/26/2019
Services Performed
  • REPLACED REAR PADS, REPLACED REAR ROTORS
  • WHEEL BEARING – Remove and Replace – Rear,Both
 
EVA H. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/2/2019

2014 Kia Soul

Kia Soul

Mileage
92,740
Service Date
6/28/2019
Services Performed
  • LUBRICATE CHASSIS WHERE APPLICABLE, CHANGE OIL AND FILTER, CHECK AND FILL FLUIDS, CHECK AIR PRESSURE IN TIRES AND ADJUST AS NEEDED, PERFORM 18 POINT VISUAL INSPECTION AND RESET MAINTENANCE REMINDER
 
GLEN and DORIS V. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/30/2019

2012 Toyota Camry

Toyota Camry

Mileage
64,500
Service Date
6/27/2019
Services Performed
  • LUBRICATE CHASSIS WHERE APPLICABLE, CHANGE OIL AND FILTER, CHECK AND FILL FLUIDS, CHECK AIR PRESSURE IN TIRES AND ADJUST AS NEEDED, PERFORM 18 POINT VISUAL INSPECTION AND RESET MAINTENANCE REMINDER
  • FRONT BRAKE PADS ARE AT 8 MM – REAR BRAKE PADS ARE AT 7 MM
  • SAFETY INSPECTION
 
JOHN and CAROLYN M. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/27/2019

2014 Honda Odyssey

Honda Odyssey

Mileage
67,838
Service Date
6/26/2019
Services Performed
  • LUBRICATE CHASSIS WHERE APPLICABLE, CHANGE OIL AND FILTER, CHECK AND FILL FLUIDS, CHECK AIR PRESSURE IN TIRES AND ADJUST AS NEEDED, PERFORM 18 POINT VISUAL INSPECTION AND RESET MAINTENANCE REMINDER
  • Test drove car there is a noise and vibration above 45 mph inspected tires and left front is Cupped on inside edge and 5 32 nds rear tires are 3 32 nds recommend replacing tires and recheck for other noises and vibration Checked brakes and front are 4 mm rear pads are 2mm
  • DISPLACE OLD BRAKE FLUID WITH NEW
  • REPLACED FRONT PADS, REPLACED FRONT ROTORS
  • REPLACED REAR PADS, REPLACED REAR ROTORS
  • MOUNT 4 TIRES
  • ATTACH WHEELS TO TIRE BALANCER, PERFORM ROAD FORCE MEASUREMENT, AND COMPUTER SPIN BALANCE TIRES.
  • ROAD TEST. INTERFACE THE ALIGNMENT COMPUTER WITH THE VEHICLES WHEELS. ADJUST THE TOE, CASTER, AND CAMBER ON THE FRONT AND REAR SUSPENSION TO THE MANUFACTURERS SPECIFICATIONS USING THE EXISTING ADJUSTERS. CENTER THE STEERING WHEEL AND PERFORM A FINAL ROAD TEST.
 
ALISON and ANDREW V. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/27/2019

2015 Lexus RX 350

Lexus RX 350

Mileage
90,993
Service Date
6/24/2019
Services Performed
  • LUBRICATE CHASSIS WHERE APPLICABLE, CHANGE OIL AND FILTER, CHECK AND FILL FLUIDS, CHECK AIR PRESSURE IN TIRES AND ADJUST AS NEEDED, PERFORM 18 POINT VISUAL INSPECTION AND RESET MAINTENANCE REMINDER
  • FRONT AND REAR BRAKE PADS ARE NEW
  • REPLACED THE CABIN AIR FILTER AND THE ENGINE AIR FILTER
  • CLEANED BATTERY TERMINAL ENDS AND INSTALLED BATTERY.
  • REPLACED FRONT PADS, REPLACED FRONT ROTORS
  • REPLACED REAR PADS, REPLACED REAR ROTORS
  • DISPLACE OLD BRAKE FLUID WITH NEW
  • REPLACE TAIL LIGHT BULB IN BUMPER
 
SHARI D. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/25/2019

2015 Chevrolet Trax

Chevrolet Trax

Mileage
27,761
Service Date
6/21/2019
Services Performed
  • LUBRICATE CHASSIS WHERE APPLICABLE, CHANGE OIL AND FILTER, CHECK AND FILL FLUIDS, CHECK AIR PRESSURE IN TIRES AND ADJUST AS NEEDED, PERFORM 18 POINT VISUAL INSPECTION AND RESET MAINTENANCE REMINDER
 
TRUDY T. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/24/2019

2004 GMC Yukon XL

GMC Yukon XL

Mileage
173,977
Service Date
6/21/2019
Services Performed
  • NO BRAKES – FLUID LEAK – INSPECT AND ADVISE
  • INSPECT EMERGENCY BRAKES NOT WORKING
  • BRAKE FLUID HYDRAULIC PIPE – Remove and Replace – Service Kit,Complete – [Includes: Perform ABS Automated Bleed procedure.] – [Includes: Bleed Hydraulic System.]
  • PARKING BRAKE SHOE and LINING – Remove and Replace – C1500,K1500 Both – Resurfaced drum part of rotor because of rust
 
SCOTT B. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/21/2019

2004 Toyota Camry

Toyota Camry

Mileage
83,667
Service Date
6/10/2019
Services Performed
  • LUBRICATE CHASSIS WHERE APPLICABLE, CHANGE OIL AND FILTER, CHECK AND FILL FLUIDS, CHECK AIR PRESSURE IN TIRES AND ADJUST AS NEEDED, PERFORM 18 POINT VISUAL INSPECTION AND RESET MAINTENANCE REMINDER
  • FRONT BRAKE PADS ARE AT 10 MM – REAR BRAKE PADS ARE AT 8 MM
 
JOE and NANCY D. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/17/2019