(260) 310-9979 russ@rl-automotive.com

[ Located across from SweetCars in Ft. Wayne. Click here for directions! ]

R&L Automotive

We service most makes and models from small cars to medium duty trucks and suvs.

With over 20 years of experience, we can handle all of your automotive needs.

Automotive Services

Check out what we can do for you.

Oil Changes

It’s never to early for an oil change.

Engine Services

We’ll get your engine running smooth.

Free Inspections

Looking to purchase a pre-owned vehicle? Let us inspect it prior to purchase for free!

A/C Services

We can help get your ac blowing cold again.

Premium Brake Service

Your brakes play a huge impact on your auto. Our brake pads are a ceramic compound formulated to give you the best all around experience. No dust, no squeak, and a lifetime guarantee. 

Transmission Service

We’ll keep your transmission in proper working order.

Computer diagnostic & repair

Is your check engine light or ABS brake light on? Let’s us run a scan test on your vehicle to see what the cause is.

Fuel Injection Service

Our fuel injection service will help gas mileage and your engine will run smoother. Using BG products to ensure your satisfaction.

Steering & suspension repair

Does your steering feel loose? Do you have a clunk in the front end going over bumps? Russ can help.

Remote start & keyless entry

Start your car this winter from the convenience of your warm home. All our remote start products carry a lifetime warranty!

Satisfaction Guaranteed

From 35 reviews
Carnell Young
Russ is pretty trustworthy from what I've found so far. Is pretty seasoned in the Auto field and gives great advice on what kind of moves you should make if you have car problems and he's also pretty realistic. Has done several services on … read more
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The Grey
Very knowledgeable, fair prices ,great people
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Michael Bodine
R&L Automotive is everything you want in an auto repair shop. Honest evaluation of what your vehicle needs, fair pricing on labor and materials. Service is quick and professional all of my vehicles are now serviced through R&L. They range … read more
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Todd Anderson
Great communication and reasonable prices. Easy to work with
via Google
Jennifer Perham
Would highly recommend! Quick & easy scheduling. Professional, friendly, & NOT pushy! Will definitely return for future car care needs.
via Google
Genessa Blauvelt
got a great deal on an oil change and it was quick service
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Katie Dilley
Excellent service! Great prices! Would highly recommend!
via Google
Melinda Goodridge
🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟Russ was super nice, fast, had great prices and easy to talk to. So far I've only had an oil change from him but I'll definitely be bringing my vehicle back to him the next time a service is needed. 👍😊
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gary cooper
Since I was on a tight work schedule, Russ got my oil change completed promptly. And the $29.99 synthetic oli change is a great value!
via Google
Cassandra Sodnik
Went in for a synthetic oil change and it was a in and out which is always awesome. And couldn't beat a 29.99 full synthetic.
via Facebook
Holly Smith
I’ve visited twice and so far I believe he’s treating me fairly. That’s hard to find. I have more work my car needs and I will be going here.
via Google
Brenda Bischoff
Excellent service
via Google
Vonnie J
Appreciate the work I receive on my car! Good job! Good prices!
HannibalNiklaus .
They are great, decent prices and Jody is a great mechanic. He's very capable and good at what he does.
via Google
Stephanie Harris
Russ is a good and honest business man definitely recommend to anyone looking for a great shop fair prices and great services
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Margaret Nelson
great service & friendly. I was sold products and services that I needed and nothing extra! R&L is now my go to Auto shop.
Response from business owner
Thank you Margaret Nelson! Glad you were happy with our service. Looking forward to the box top idea you suggested!
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Michael Fugate
They provided me fast, efficient, and affordable service. I highly recommend them for your automotive needs.
Response from business owner
Thank you Michael for the great recommendation! We appreciate your business!
via Google
Mark Cullison
My car was serviced at R&L Automotive today and I had a great experience! Turns out what I thought I needed done, wasn't needed. They were honest and let me know. Great location with easy access right off of West Jefferson Blvd. I got a… read more
Response from business owner
Thanks for the great recommendation Mark! It was a pleasure meeting you!
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Alex MacDonald
Great customer service, easy to work with, and very affordable price! We will return.
Response from business owner
Thank you Alex! It was a pleasure meeting you and look forward to next time!
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Louie Felter
I highly recommend paying this place a visit.. best electronic tech service in town, great seamstress, and they whip up an EXCELLENT tuna salad sandwich. Complete with sensual massage. Natural organic biological lotions sold here. Also if … read more
Response from business owner
As I set here and chuckle at this post I would like to thank you for the 5 star review!
via Google
Timothy Leon
Russ and R&L Automotive went above and beyond today. The level of Service and Honesty combined for a no BS experience that I will certainly share with family and friends.
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Hannah Hill
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Angela Myers
Awesome job! Very reasonable price. Friendly & efficient! Definitely will be back when I need an oil change or other repairs! Highly recommend!
Response from business owner
Thanks for the great recommendation Angela! I look forward to working with you in the future!
via Facebook
Chad Kelley
Over the years, Russ has worked on many of my vehicles. He’s the most honest mechanic I know. I also consider him a good friend. He’s worked on my moms car a few times recently fixing a few different things. I’ll be having him do some work … read more
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Jennifer Stover
Honest, reliable, and trustworthy. Replaced my breaks for a reasonable price, and haven't had any issues.
Response from business owner
Thank you for the great Review Jennifer!
via Google
Casey Mullins
Russ and his crew are honest and dependable!! I highly recommend R&L Automotive. 🙂
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Jeremy Fudge
"I recently had suspension work performed on my 2004 F250 and could not be more satisfied. Russ was very professional and cordial, plus provided a free diagnosis! I highly recommend R&L Automotive and will be returning for any future … read more
Response from business owner
It was a pleasure meeting you Jeremy! We look forward to assisting you in the future. Thanks again for your business!
via Google
I highly suggest checking out R&L Automotive. Great service and support!!
Response from business owner
Thank you Derek for the good recommendation!!
via Google
Laura Greenlee
Got my oil changed. He did a fantastic job. I was in and out in no time. He even checked out the reason why my ABS and Stabilitrack lights were on. Great service and great pricing. Definitely recommend this place. Will be back to have other… read more
Response from business owner
It was our pleasure Laura! We look forward to working with you in the future.
via Google
Wade Smith
Russ took care of me in no time at all and had me back out on the road. Clean shop. Great location. One stop shop.
Response from business owner
Thank you Wade Smith! It was nice to meet you and look forward to assisting you in the future.
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Kevin Rowe
Dropped off my Lexus on a Thursday evening to replace the a/c condenser, all brake pads/rotors, and drive belt. All of this work was completed on Friday. ONE DAY! High quality parts and he is very thorough in explaining the work performed… read more
Response from business owner
Thank you Kevin Rowe. We appreciate the kind words and look forward to your future automotive needs!
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Patty Lyons
Wish the shop was closer to Columbia city.. Would use his service!
via Facebook
Russ really knows what he’s doing and saved me a lot of money! He has my business!
Response from business owner
Thank you David!
via Google
Amanda Watkins
I have nothing but good things to say about The work he's done on my vehicles. He's upfront and honest.
Response from business owner
Thank you 😊
via Facebook
Courtney Johnson
Honest and upfront. Fair pricing as well!
Response from business owner
Thank you!
via Google

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Premium Brake Service

We take great pride in our brakes. Our ceramic pads carry a lifetime warranty and are formulated just right so you don’t get the squeaking or all that black brake dust on your wheels! Our price is starting out at $199 and that includes new pads that are ceramic and...

One of our First Customers

Here is a photo of one of our very first customers. This truck got all new brakes put in.

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2405 west Jefferson Blvd Suite B 
Fort Wayne, Indiana 46802

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