Kennedy’s Auto & Truck repair services in Wilmington

Your Total Repair Service for Cars & Trucks

At Kennedy’s Automotive Services, we provide all the services you may ever need for your vehicle, combining modern automotive technology and a hometown feel. We work on all types of domestic and import autos, as well as diesel pickup trucks, with specific expertise repairing Ford Power Stroke, Chevy Duramax, and Dodge Cummins engines. Our auto repair technicians are proficient in all areas of vehicle repair and maintenance, especially electrical repairs and diagnostics, plus we offer a complimentary inspection with every service to make sure we catch any issues before they become expensive problems. Our facility is also a licensed North Carolina State Inspection Station.

Our Vehicle Repair & Maintenance Services

  • Air Filter Replacement
  • Alternators
  • Auto & Truck A/C Repair & Service
  • Auto & Truck Diagnostics
  • Auto & Truck Electrical Repair
  • Automatic Transmissions
  • Batteries
  • Brake Inspections
  • Brake Repair & Service
  • Check Engine Light
  • Clutch Repair & Replacement
  • Coolant / Antifreeze Change
  • CV Joints
  • Diesel Repair
  • Differentials & Axles
  • Drive Axles
  • Emission System Repairs
  • Exhaust / Muffler Repair & Service
  • Fluid Flushes
  • Four-Wheel Drive
  • Front-Wheel Drive
  • Fuel Injection Cleaning
  • Heating Systems
  • North Carolina State Inspections
  • Oil Change / Lube Service
  • Overdrive Transmissions
  • Power Doors & Windows
  • Radiator Repair & Service
  • Scheduled Maintenance
  • Standard Transmissions
  • Starters
  • Steering
  • Suspension
  • Timing Belt Replacement
  • Transfer Cases
  • Transmission Flush
  • Tune-ups
  • U-Joints
  • Water Pumps
  • Wheel / Tire Alignment
  • Wheel Balance

More on Our Vehicle Repair Specialties

  • Auto & Truck A/C Repair & Service

    Auto & Truck A/C Repair & Service

    Without regular maintenance, your vehicle’s A/C system can lose about 5% of its original efficiency per year. This means that without proper upkeep, your air conditioning may be performing as poorly as other vehicles years older! Luckily, you can recover most of that lost efficiency by getting your air conditioner serviced ASAP and sticking to a maintenance schedule. Whether your A/C unit needs to be recharged, or you have a faulty condenser or computer issue, our techs can take care of it, and get you back on the road quickly.


  • Auto & Truck Diagnostics

    Auto & Truck Diagnostics

    At Kennedy Automotive Services, our mechanics are equipped with the latest diagnostic technology to ensure accurate troubleshooting. Moreover, we genuinely love problem-solving. Because staying at the forefront of automotive technology is very important to us, you can trust we have the best diagnostic tools available, plus we firmly believe in fixing mechanical and electrical problems correctly the first time. Our diagnostic capabilities range from check engine lights to emissions to complicated electrical issues.


  • Auto & Truck Electrical Repair

    Auto & Truck Electrical Repair

    As vehicles become increasingly sophisticated, Kennedy’s Automotive Services strives to excel at repairing auto and truck electrical systems to meet our customers’ needs. Our technicians are qualified to diagnose your vehicle’s electrical system and computers, including circuits, fuses, wires, sensors, relays, and connectors, as well as your starting and charging systems. Call us if you’re experiencing dim headlights, malfunctioning signal lights, power window issues, or any other electrical or computer-related problems.


  • Brake Repair & Service

    Brake Repair & Service

    Your brakes are your vehicle’s biggest safety feature, so they need to be working perfectly to best protect you and other drivers when you need to stop suddenly. Our mechanics have experience working on many different types of braking systems and are equipped to handle all types of brake repair and service items, including brake pad and brake shoe replacement, brake rotor repair, brake caliper replacement, brake hose replacement, and brake fluid flushes. We’ll have your vehicle’s braking systems working like new.


  • Diesel Repair

    Diesel Repair

    While generally tough and reliable, diesel engines are susceptible to damage and breakdown, especially if your truck has accumulated high miles over the years. At Kennedy Automotive Services, our mechanics are trained and qualified to handle diesel engine repair, electrical work, suspension issues, transmissions, fuel system repairs, and engine maintenance to help you get the most from your truck at any age. We’re experts at working on Ford Power Stroke, Dodge Cummins, and Chevy Duramax diesel engines.


  • Scheduled Maintenance

    Scheduled Maintenance

    Staying on top of scheduled maintenance, including oil changes, tire rotation, and fluid flushes is necessary to preserve your vehicle’s value, safety, and dependability. Scheduled maintenance also helps you avoid serious breakdowns and minimizes the likelihood of needing a high-cost auto repair—because your mechanic will be able to identify and repair issues before they become major problems. At Kennedy’s Automotive Services, we emphasize scheduled maintenance as the smart way to keep your vehicle running well.