(515) 532-5419
"Good prices and honest service. "— Mary, a Verified Customer
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Parts & Labor Warranty:
24 months / 24,000 miles
Hours:
Mon - Fri: 7:30am to 5:30pm
Amenities:
  • Car Delivery
  • Car Pickup/Dropoff
  • Early Bird Dropoff
  • Heated Waiting Room
  • Service Guarantee
  • Shopping Nearby
  • Shuttle
  • Towing
  • Warranty Accepted
Specialties:
  • AC/Heating
  • Alignment
  • Check Engine Light
  • Diagnosis
  • Muffler & Exhaust
  • Oil Change & Lube
  • Roadside Assistance
  • Scheduled Maintenance
  • Service & Repair
  • Timing Belts
  • Tire Sales/Repair
  • Transmission Repair
  • Windshield/Glass
Real Customer Reviews

Real Customer Review(s)

"Good prices and honest service. " Mary - Verified Customer
"They are efficient at scheduling. They say what they will do and do it. They explain repairs. They show me, not just tell me, what needs to be done." Bill - Verified Customer
"They have always been very prompt with their work. They're always fair with their quotes. The quote they give you is what you pay and if it changes they call and let you know." Marlie - Verified Customer
Shop Message

At Ron’s Auto Repair Center they want their family to take care of yours. As a family owned and operated business, that’s the attitude owners Lisa and Richard Martens want to reflect when it comes to their shop.

Whether it’s your brakes, an engine issue, tire service, or anything in between, we service all makes and models of foreign and domestic vehicles with the same quality you have come to know from Ron’s Auto Repair.

Since 1982, Ron’s Auto Repair has set the standard in quality and customer care for auto shops in the Ames area. Even when Lisa and Richard Martens took the reins in 2007, they have continued to work in the same vein as the original Ron intended.

RepairPal's Assesment
Ron's Auto Repair has been serving the Ames community for over 30 years. In 2007 it was taken over by Lisa and Richard Martens. Richard a long time auto industry professional wanted to carry on the family run business and continue the legacy of trust the shop was founded on. Richard and Lisa work hard to keep this RepairPal Certified Auto Shop staffed with qualified, ASE Certified technicians. Ongoing training is a priority for this group, they attend regular classes and seminars to keep up to date on the industry trends and latest technologies. An investment has been made in some of the best automotive tools and computer diagnostic equipment that will help ensure your vehicle is repaired professionally. They confidently back their work with a 24 month/24,000 mile warranty. Shuttle service and early bird drop off are available for your convenience.
(515) 512-4585
"They know what they are doing and they are dead straight honest."— Howard, a Verified Customer
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Parts & Labor Warranty:
12 months / 12,000 miles
Hours:
Mon - Fri: 7:00am to 5:30pm
Amenities:
  • Car Delivery
  • Car Pickup/Dropoff
  • Coffee
  • Early Bird Dropoff
  • Extended/Evening Hours
  • Free Estimates
  • Heated Waiting Room
  • Rental Car
  • Service Guarantee
  • Shuttle
  • Towing
  • Wireless Internet
Specialties:
  • AC/Heating
  • Alignment
  • Check Engine Light
  • Collision Repair & Paint
  • Diagnosis
  • Hybrid/Electric
  • Muffler & Exhaust
  • Oil Change & Lube
  • Scheduled Maintenance
  • Service & Repair
  • Timing Belts
  • Tire Sales/Repair
  • Transmission Repair
  • Windshield/Glass
Real Customer Reviews

Real Customer Review(s)

"They know what they are doing and they are dead straight honest." Howard - Verified Customer
"I have been very satisfied with all of the work they have done for me, they explain the work in detail and they also point out what work needs to be done immediately and what work I can hold off on." Travis - Verified Customer
"Excellent service, they are very personal and honest." Paul - Verified Customer
Shop Message

Ace Body & Motor is Des Moines’ premier auto repair facility. We’ve been in business for 33 years and our customers keep coming back because we’re the most honest and cleanest auto repair facility they have ever visited. We serve folks in Central Iowa and the following communities: Johnston, Urbandale, Altoona, Windsor Heights, Clive, Indianola, Norwalk, Ankeny, Pleasant Hill, West Des Moines, Grimes, Granger, Polk City.

Services Offered:

- Oil change
- Tune Up
- Tires (we have “Made in the USA Cooper tires in stock!)
- Exhaust & Muffler replacement
- Brakes
- Shocks & Struts
- Computer Diagnostics
- Transmission Maintenance
- Electronic Repairs
- Power Windows
- Power Locks
- Sunroof
- Windshield Replacement/Repair
- Wheel Alignment
- Wheel Bearing Service
- Fluid Exchange Service
- Abnormal Noise Repair

We are a member of the following:

- 1 Collision Iowa
- Automotive Service Excellence (ASE)
- Better Business Bureau (BBB)
- Automotive Service Association (ASA)
- Iowa Collision Repair Association (ICRA)
- National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB)
- NAPA AutoCare Center
- ACDelco Total Service Support Program

RepairPal's Assesment
Ace Body & Motor has been serving the community of Des Moines since 1982. This RepairPal Certified shop strives to stay on top of the latest technologies and to be a leader in the local community by providing the highest level of automotive repair coupled with the best customer service. Our review of this shop revealed they are achieving this goal. Recent customers describe this team as “honest”, “professional”, “trustworthy”, and “courteous”. This location features a team of automotive professionals whose commitment to ongoing training and investment in tools and equipment make them capable of repairs ranging from tires and wheel alignment, to minor and major mechanical repairs, to check engine light diagnoses and repair, as well as your scheduled maintenance needs. Repairs are covered by a 12-month / 12,000-mile warranty for your peace of mind. Local shuttle service, rental vehicles, early bird drop off, and a waiting area with wireless Internet are all available for your convenience.

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Auto repair shops and dealerships near Grinnell.

185 Clinton St, Brooklyn
Specialties:
Check Engine Light, Diagnosis, Oil Change & Lube, Scheduled Maintenance, Service & Repair, Timing Belts, Tire Sales/Repair

"Real Time Repair was very helpful when i arrived at the shop. they were quick to diagnose my vehicle so I was in and ..."

710 West Madison Street, Marshalltown
Specialties:
Muffler & Exhaust, Oil Change & Lube, Service & Repair, Tire Sales/Repair, Transmission Repair

"great work on VW very good price and friendly staff. "

402 North County Road, Toledo
Specialties:
AC/Heating, Alignment, Check Engine Light, Mobile Repair, Muffler & Exhaust, Oil Change & Lube, Roadside Assistance, Scheduled Maintenance, Service & Repair, Timing Belts, Tire Sales/Repair
302 S 2nd Ave E , Newton
Specialties:
Muffler & Exhaust, Oil Change & Lube, Roadside Assistance, Service & Repair, Tire Sales/Repair, Windshield/Glass
205 E Linn, Marshalltown
2020 W 20th Street South, Newton
Makes:
  • Ford
  • Lincoln
  • Mercury
Specialties:
Oil Change & Lube, Scheduled Maintenance, Service & Repair
608 2nd Street, Lynnville
1002 3rd Avenue, Belle Plaine
2301 1st Ave E, Newton
1301 E 36th St S, Newton
Specialties:
AC/Heating, Alignment, Check Engine Light, Diagnosis, Hybrid/Electric, Mobile Repair, Muffler & Exhaust, Oil Change & Lube, Roadside Assistance, Service & Repair, Timing Belts, Transmission Repair, Windshield/Glass
206 N. County Rd, Toledo
255 420th, Grinnell
Specialties:
Oil Change & Lube, Roadside Assistance, Service & Repair, Tire Sales/Repair
408 3rd Street, Belle Plaine
113 South Center Street, Marshalltown
Specialties:
Muffler & Exhaust, Service & Repair, Tire Sales/Repair
2805 South Center St, Marshalltown
Makes:
  • Ford
  • Lincoln
  • Mercury
Specialties:
Collision Repair & Paint, Service & Repair
916 West St, Grinnell
Makes:
  • Ford
  • Lincoln
  • Mercury
220 1st Ave E, Newton
1000 N 3rd Ave, Marshalltown
Makes:
  • Buick
  • GMC
  • Honda
102 E State, Marshalltown
321 First Ave E, Newton
303 South County Road, Toledo
1206 East Main Street, Marshalltown
2901 S Center, Marshalltown
2105 S Center St, Marshalltown
Specialties:
Oil Change & Lube, Service & Repair
712 4th Ave, Grinnell
Specialties:
Service & Repair, Tire Sales/Repair
108 W State St, Marshalltown
1002 S County Rd, Toledo
Makes:
  • Buick
  • Chevrolet
  • Pontiac
119 S 4th St, Montezuma
Makes:
  • Chevrolet
4190 Highway 21, Brooklyn
Highway 146 South, North of I-80, Grinnell
Makes:
  • Buick
  • Chrysler
  • Dodge
  • GMC
  • Jeep
2909 S Center St, Marshalltown
Makes:
  • Chevrolet
Specialties:
AC/Heating, Alignment, Collision Repair & Paint, Diagnosis, Hybrid/Electric, Muffler & Exhaust, Oil Change & Lube, Scheduled Maintenance, Service & Repair, Timing Belts, Tire Sales/Repair, Transmission Repair, Upholstery, Windshield/Glass