Ken’s Automotive & Transmissions

We have proudly served the Frederick and surrounding communities since 1968. We are family owned and operated. Ken’s Automotive & Transmissions has been the “go to place” for transmission service, tires, and full-service general auto repair. Our certified technician’s service all makes and models including foreign, domestic, diesel and sprinter trucks.

Our ASE (Automotive Service Excellence) Certified Technicians provide both automatic and manual transmission repair and services. We understand exactly how important your vehicle is to you. We will be able to diagnose and repair most transmission issues. We use the latest technology and equipment to diagnose and repair your transmission, any major auto repair and this also includes automotive maintenance care.

We take pride in being an active community auto repair shop. We believe in “down home customer service”, but it doesn’t stop there, we also believe in quality work at a fair price! From a basic oil change and other automotive maintenance to Maryland State Inspections, to tires and everywhere in between, our ASE certified technicians offer top-notch total car care. We believe in giving back and support many local school functions, school fundraisers, local food drives, the Middletown Chamber fundraisers such as Francie Billotti 5K run and other causes such as Toys for Tots, breast cancer research, cystic fibrosis research, and many others.

We strive to give our customers the very best possible service available. We offer a 3 year/36K mile warranty on our standard general automotive repair on most vehicles. For our transmission rebuilds and repairs we offer 3year/50K mile warranty for most vehicles.

Please take advantage of our free coffee station and WiFi in a clean and comfortable waiting room while waiting for our same-day service. We also offer free local shuttle service, pick-up and delivery.

Schedule your appointment online now, or come see us today!

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