Newport - Auto Skills Center & Car Wash
Auto Skills Center is open first come, first served. Patrons must sign in at front desk before driving vehicle into Bays 1-7. Children under the age of 10 years old are not allowed inside the Auto Skills Center.
NO PAINTING, GAS TANK WORK OR WASHING OF THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT.
We accept used oil, transmission fluid, brake fluid, and oil filters, free of charge during hours of operation. We have some tools patrons may borrow, please check with the front desk.
CAR WASH OPEN 24 HOURS/7 DAYS A WEEK
Located in Bay 8 (The farthest away from the NEX gas station) The automated system includes options for foam wash, rinse, spot free rinse, wax, and drying. The car wash is open 24/7, except in extreme cold weather it is shut down. The car wash interior lights turn on automatically when you open the bay door to drive your vehicle in. The car wash starts off at $3 and only accepts 25¢, $1 & $5 bills and does not give change. Please close door after use and during the winter months we ask that you close the door during use. The change machine has been relocated inside Auto Skills Center front door and is available 24/7. Changes $1 to 4 quarters, $5 to 20 quarters, $10 to 40 quarters, and $20 to 80 quarters. Additional amenities include vacuums and car products available for purchase in the vending machines located outside the Auto Skills Center on the far left end of the building.
This MWR facility is open to Active-duty personnel, Reservists, Retirees, Dependents, Veterans, DoD civilians, and Contractors with valid ID & base access. MWR has gone cashless, all major credit cards are accepted.