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Welcome to Smith's Automotive,
your car service in Schenectady, NY!

If you’re looking for auto repair in Schenectady, NY, you’ve found us. Here at Smith's Automotive we work hard to earn your trust and loyalty. We know how important it is to find a Schenectady car service you can rely on, so your satisfaction is our top priority each and every day.

Here at Smith's Automotive 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 Schenectady 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 years of combined expertise from our well-trained technicians. We treat our auto repair professionals well because we value their skill and can-do attitude. We know our team sets us apart, saving you time and money, not to mention worry. When it comes to auto repair in Schenectady, we are totally confident that Smith's Automotive is the best option in town!

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About Smith's Automotive Schenectady, NY

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

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

Smith's Automotive 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 customers. That’s what makes Smith's Automotive the best car service in Schenectady!

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

The Absolute Best Car Service in Schenectady, NY

What sets Smith's Automotive apart from all of the others in Schenectady, NY?

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in Schenectady, NY, 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 Smith's Automotive, 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 Schenectady auto repair table.

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

2015 Cadillac SRX

Cadillac SRX

Mileage
21,270
Service Date
4/7/2021
Services Performed
  • Customer requests the following work be performed, listed in the symptoms section.
  • Oil change maintenance service, consisting of draining the crankcase and refill with the proper amount of oil listed in the parts section. Change the oil filter. Lubricate chassis fittings as required. Check and top up all fluids. Check the air filter. Test the antifreeze protection and condition. Adjust the tire pressures to factory specifications. Antifreeze is good for at least -35 unless noted.
  • We installed 2 new batteries in the old fobs, checked the battery in the new fob. Programmed new fob. The new fob does not have a cut key, it is blank. Moved the blank key to the worn fob. All 3 fobs electronically work properly.
  • We installed the registration sticker
  • We replaced the cabin air filter(s).
  • We reset the oil life monitor system.
 
Katherine C. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/8/2021

2008 Chrysler Town & Country

Chrysler Town & Country

Mileage
129,262
Service Date
3/19/2021
Services Performed
  • Both calipers are bad, the boots are torn and dry rotted due to age. Need to replace both calipers.
  • Complete exchanging of all the brake fluid in the system. Install the brake fluid flushing machine, exchange fluid using DOT # 4 brake fluid. Clean the inside of the master cylinder reservoir. Work was done with other brake work.
  • Customer requests the following work be performed, listed in the symptoms section.
  • Right rear wheel bearing is noisy, need to replace.
  • We checked, the following lights are out: 1. Right rear directional 2. Right front marker light. 3. Both front directional bulbs, work, but lost the amber color. We replaced all listed bulbs.
  • We replaced both calipers. Labor is adjusted because of combination brake work.
  • We replaced the front and rear brake pads with new pads. Replaced the front and rear brake rotors, both sides. Clean and lubricate all hardware. Install anti-squeal lubricant to the pad mounting areas. Bleed the brakes.
  • We replaced the right rear wheel bearing, no charge for labor, wheel bearing was off the car to do the other work.
 
Heather M. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/21/2021

2013 Hyundai Accent

Hyundai Accent

Mileage
61,887
Service Date
3/10/2021
Services Performed
  • New York State motor vehicle inspection, passenger vehicles and light trucks.
 
Brian U. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/17/2021

2012 GMC Sierra

GMC Sierra

Mileage
84,995
Service Date
2/26/2021
Services Performed
  • INSPECTION REQUESTED.
  • New York State motor vehicle inspection, passenger vehicles and light trucks.
 
Dick D. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/27/2021

2013 Hyundai Accent

Hyundai Accent

Mileage
60,486
Service Date
2/12/2021
Services Performed
  • Replace Wiper, Warranty.
 
Brian U. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/14/2021

2009 Pontiac Vibe

Pontiac Vibe

Mileage
123,969
Service Date
2/12/2021
Services Performed
  • Check for trip, found: We topped off the engine oil and washer fluid. OK for the trip.
  • Customer requests the following work be performed, listed in the symptoms section.
 
Steven H. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/14/2021

2011 Honda CR-V

Honda CR-V

Mileage
81,025
Service Date
2/3/2021
Services Performed
  • ALTERNATOR DRIVE BELT – Remove & Replace
  • Check for maintenance items due, found: Nothing else due except the oil change
  • Check squeal sound, found: Needs the belt replaced.
  • Customer requests the following work be performed, listed in the symptoms section.
  • New York State motor vehicle inspection, passenger vehicles and light trucks.
  • Oil change maintenance service, consisting of draining the crankcase and refill with the proper amount of oil listed in the parts section. Change the oil filter. Lubricate chassis fittings as required. Check and top up all fluids. Check the air filter. Test the antifreeze protection and condition. Adjust the tire pressures to factory specifications. Antifreeze is good for at least -35 unless noted.
  • We reset the oil life monitor system.
 
Keith F. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/10/2021

2013 Honda CR-V

Honda CR-V

Mileage
104,453
Service Date
12/29/2020
Services Performed
  • Customer requests the following work be performed, listed in the symptoms section.
  • TPMS light is on, tires were very low, we filled the tires. Needs the vehicle driven to reset the system
  • We installed a new Napa Legend Battery. We also replaced the positive terminal end, it was badly corroded.
 
Bruce C. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/29/2020

2015 Cadillac SRX

Cadillac SRX

Mileage
20,695
Service Date
12/28/2020
Services Performed
  • INSPECTION REQUESTED.
  • New York State motor vehicle inspection, passenger vehicles and light trucks.
 
Katherine C. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/29/2020

2007 Ford Mustang

Ford Mustang

Mileage
60,853
Service Date
12/14/2020
Services Performed
  • 1. OIL CHANGE 2. INSPECTION
  • Customer requests the following work be performed, listed in the symptoms section.
  • New York State motor vehicle inspection, passenger vehicles and light trucks.
  • Oil change maintenance service, consisting of draining crankcase and refill with the proper amount of oil listed in the parts section. Change the oil filter. Lubricate chassis fittings as required. Check and top up all fluids. Check the air filter. Test the antifreeze protection and condition. Adjust the tire pressures to factory specifications. Antifreeze protection is good for at least -35 unless noted.
  • WE REPLACED BOTH FRONT WIPER BLADES.
 
Dolores W. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/15/2020

2012 Honda Civic

Honda Civic

Mileage
53,924
Service Date
11/12/2020
Services Performed
  • Check tire light, found: The left front was down to 16 psi. The sensor was leaking, We replaced the sensor when the tire was apart for the snow tire change.
  • Computer spin balance 2 tires.
  • Customer requests the following work be performed, listed in the symptoms section.
  • Oil change maintenance service, consisting of draining the crankcase and refill with the proper amount of oil listed in the parts section. Change the oil filter. Lubricate chassis fittings as required. Check and top up all fluids. Check the air filter. Test the antifreeze protection and condition. Adjust the tire pressures to factory specifications. Antifreeze is good for at least -35 unless noted.
  • Replace key fob batteries as needed. We tested the old battery, it was at 2.9 volts. Our new battery was 3.2 volts and the fob worked.
  • We changed 2 tires, snows to summers, or summers to snows, Tires were not on rims.
  • We reset the oil life monitor system.
  • We rotated the tires, following the recommended procedure. Re-set the tire monitor system, if equipped.
 
Olga E. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/13/2020

2004 GMC Sierra

GMC Sierra

Mileage
66,115
Service Date
10/16/2020
Services Performed
  • Customer requests the following work be performed, listed in the symptoms section.
  • We replaced all 24 lug nut covers.
 
Gary C. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/21/2020