Fort Drum Automotive Skills Center

Fort Drum Automotive Skills Center This is the official page of the Fort Drum Automotive Skills Center. We provide Soldiers, Family members, and DoD civilians with instruction, tools, and the space needed to perform regular maintenance on your vehicles.
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The Hellcat with the new “Lambo” door package done right here at AutoCraft!!
02/15/2020

The Hellcat with the new “Lambo” door package done right here at AutoCraft!!

FULL house today at AutoCraft. Everything from brake jobs to bodywork
02/15/2020

FULL house today at AutoCraft. Everything from brake jobs to bodywork

Fresh in from Ft. Benning, stopped by for an oil change. Look forward to seeing more of this beautiful old iron.
02/14/2020

Fresh in from Ft. Benning, stopped by for an oil change. Look forward to seeing more of this beautiful old iron.

Phase 1 Transformation complete!!
02/04/2020

Phase 1 Transformation complete!!

The transformation is happening right here at AutoCraft.......
02/04/2020

The transformation is happening right here at AutoCraft.......

01/23/2020
WSB-TV

WSB-TV

❤️ 🇺🇸 SOLDIER SURPRISE! School resource officer and mother of an Army sergeant, she thought she was being recognized for her work at a local high school. Instead, she got the first hug from her son in more than 2 years! (This might require a tissue or 2 by the end.) https://2wsb.tv/2R2I35y

Looking like truck Saturday this morning here at AutoCraft on this Cold January morning. Come on down, do your auto/truc...
01/18/2020

Looking like truck Saturday this morning here at AutoCraft on this Cold January morning. Come on down, do your auto/truck work inside where it’s nice and warm!!

DONSA Friday was a full shop day down here at AutoCraft. Lot of part changing going on......
01/18/2020

DONSA Friday was a full shop day down here at AutoCraft. Lot of part changing going on......

DONSA Hours this Friday! Please plan all repairs/projects accordingly.For more information, please call the Auto Skills ...
01/14/2020

DONSA Hours this Friday! Please plan all repairs/projects accordingly.

For more information, please call the Auto Skills Center at 315-772-7902

It’s truck Saturday here at AutoCraft....enjoy this unseasonably warm winter day!!!
01/11/2020

It’s truck Saturday here at AutoCraft....enjoy this unseasonably warm winter day!!!

12/25/2019
Full Full Full day here at the AutoCraft. All kinds of stuff going on........
12/21/2019

Full Full Full day here at the AutoCraft. All kinds of stuff going on........

12/20/2019

We will be closed 24December
We wish you and yours the happiest and safest holiday season!

It’s been truck day here at the Auto Skills Center: wheel bearings, transmission/torque converter upgrade,  crank positi...
12/14/2019

It’s been truck day here at the Auto Skills Center: wheel bearings, transmission/torque converter upgrade, crank position sensor replacement, and cv shaft replacement- all happening here at a slim fraction of the cost at any local garage. DIY AUTOCRAFT!!

Don’t forget us for all your towing needs. Whether it’s a tug out of a ditch, an accident, a jump start, or a lockout- W...
11/28/2019

Don’t forget us for all your towing needs. Whether it’s a tug out of a ditch, an accident, a jump start, or a lockout- We are there for all your service call needs.
Just give us a call 315-772-7902.

It’s Jeep day at AutoCraft, 1995 Cherokee and a 2020 Gladiator!!
11/27/2019

It’s Jeep day at AutoCraft, 1995 Cherokee and a 2020 Gladiator!!

11/27/2019

Inspection stickers expire on the first! Don’t wait to the last minute!

All NYS Inspections are scheduled by appointment only during weekdays.
Please provide your name, phone number, vehicle year, make and model. 🚙

Call 315-772-7902 to schedule your inspection today!

Next Friday, December 6th, the Auto Skills Center will be CLOSED!The shop will be open Tuesday-Thursday 1100-1900 and Sa...
11/26/2019

Next Friday, December 6th, the Auto Skills Center will be CLOSED!

The shop will be open Tuesday-Thursday 1100-1900 and Saturday 0800-1600. Please plan accordingly.

For more information, please call 315-772-7902.

The Auto Skills Center will be CLOSED this Thursday for Thanksgiving! 🦃Friday is a DONSA which means the shop will be op...
11/26/2019

The Auto Skills Center will be CLOSED this Thursday for Thanksgiving! 🦃

Friday is a DONSA which means the shop will be open from 0800-1600. Please plan accordingly.

For more information, please call 315-772-7902

Valve cover gasket time at Autocraft, then on to putting the transmission and transfer case back in !!
11/15/2019

Valve cover gasket time at Autocraft, then on to putting the transmission and transfer case back in !!

HHBN in the house at Autocraft today!! MG Mennes working on his International Scout, and LTC Feathers helping to change ...
11/09/2019

HHBN in the house at Autocraft today!! MG Mennes working on his International Scout, and LTC Feathers helping to change some tires!!

The Ft. Drum Autoskills boss and the 10th Mountain Division boss hanging out at Autocraft.  (Mike Graveline and MG Brian...
11/09/2019

The Ft. Drum Autoskills boss and the 10th Mountain Division boss hanging out at Autocraft. (Mike Graveline and MG Brian Mennes)

Great ingenuity- just weld a socket to the differential drain plug!Disclaimer: We did not do this here, a customer showe...
10/26/2019

Great ingenuity- just weld a socket to the differential drain plug!
Disclaimer: We did not do this here, a customer showed us what he found on his truck.

It’s truck day here at the Auto Skills Center: little wiring job on a ‘92 Dodge, gas tank replacement on a ‘97 Chevy, Oi...
10/26/2019

It’s truck day here at the Auto Skills Center: little wiring job on a ‘92 Dodge, gas tank replacement on a ‘97 Chevy, Oil change on a ‘15 Ford, and a throw out bearing replacement on an ‘85 Chevy.

Ivan stopped in with his person today. Always glad to see Mr. Rosenberg, retired USAG Cmdr. Ft Drum.
10/26/2019

Ivan stopped in with his person today. Always glad to see Mr. Rosenberg, retired USAG Cmdr. Ft Drum.

10/24/2019

Did you know that we offer NYS Inspections?

All NYS Inspections are scheduled by appointment only during weekdays.
Please provide your name, phone number, vehicle year, make and model. 🚙

Inspection stickers expire on the first! Don’t wait to the last minute!

Call 315-772-7902 to schedule your inspection today!

Wheel bearing replacement, valve cover gasket replacement, and oil pan replacement gasket ......it’s all going on here t...
10/12/2019

Wheel bearing replacement, valve cover gasket replacement, and oil pan replacement gasket ......it’s all going on here today at the Auto Skills Center!

Listing for the Abandoned Vehicle Auction October 22, 22, and 24.The highlighted vehicles will be auctioned live on Octo...
10/08/2019

Listing for the Abandoned Vehicle Auction October 22, 22, and 24.
The highlighted vehicles will be auctioned live on October 22, the rest will be sold through silent bids the 22nd through the 24th. For more information call Auto Skills Center or stop by and pick up a copy of the list.

Great day for a Mustang brake job here inside at Autocraft!
09/28/2019

Great day for a Mustang brake job here inside at Autocraft!

It’s Dodge Day at Autocraft. A 1976, a 1992, and a 2003.
09/28/2019

It’s Dodge Day at Autocraft. A 1976, a 1992, and a 2003.

Always nice to get a visit from AutoCraft’s favorite couple, Mr & Mrs Smedes!!
09/28/2019

Always nice to get a visit from AutoCraft’s favorite couple, Mr & Mrs Smedes!!

Always great to see CW3 Taitague stop in for a visit..even if it’s just for questions about his Chevrolet...we’re always...
09/25/2019

Always great to see CW3 Taitague stop in for a visit..even if it’s just for questions about his Chevrolet...we’re always glad to help!!

It’s always nice to get a visit from the CG,MG Mennes- 10th Mountain Division Commander.
09/22/2019

It’s always nice to get a visit from the CG,
MG Mennes- 10th Mountain Division Commander.

09/18/2019

Effective 06 OCT
Auto Skills will be closed on Sundays.
New shop hrs will be 1100-1900 Tues-Fri
0800-1600 Sat

Winterization Tips...It’s coming, be ready!!
09/15/2019

Winterization Tips...It’s coming, be ready!!

Batman car care tip #3:Make sure your tires are in good shape for the winter so you’ll be able to get where you need to ...
09/08/2019

Batman car care tip #3:

Make sure your tires are in good shape for the winter so you’ll be able to get where you need to be in the nastiest weather!

Batman car care tip # 2:Get that oil change before winter, your car will thank you!!
09/08/2019

Batman car care tip # 2:

Get that oil change before winter, your car will thank you!!

Batman car care tips #1:Check your cars antifreeze before cold weather sets in...it should be at -35 Fahrenheit or more....
09/08/2019

Batman car care tips #1:

Check your cars antifreeze before cold weather sets in...it should be at -35 Fahrenheit or more. Also check your wiper blades and replace if worn!

HHBN Commander LTC Hopes was in the shop today doing some preventative maintenance on his beautiful vintage auto. Welcom...
09/06/2019

HHBN Commander LTC Hopes was in the shop today doing some preventative maintenance on his beautiful vintage auto. Welcome to Auto Skills sir, glad to help.

*All information and pricing is subject to change.
08/25/2019

*All information and pricing is subject to change.

Friday, 30 AUG- DONSA Hours: 0800-1600Saturday, 31 AUG- Hours: 0800-1600Sunday, 01 SEPT- CLOSEDPlease plan all projects ...
08/23/2019

Friday, 30 AUG- DONSA Hours: 0800-1600
Saturday, 31 AUG- Hours: 0800-1600
Sunday, 01 SEPT- CLOSED

Please plan all projects and repairs accordingly. For all questions, please give us a call at 315-772-7902

08/21/2019

🚘DONSA Hours: Friday 23 AUG

The shop will be open from 0800-1600 this Friday! Please plan all repairs and projects accordingly. The Orientation Class will still be held at 1200.

For all questions, please call 315-772-7902

08/03/2019
Fort Drum Recreation

Stop by the shop and come get your Evans Mills Raceway tickets for next Saturday!

We’re open on weekends from 0800-1600 and from 1100-1900 Wednesday-Friday!

Missed out on last Saturday's races??

We have more 💥FREE💥 tickets to the races on Saturday, August 10th at the Evans Mills Raceway Park!
🏁🏎🏎🏎🏎🏎🏎🏎🏎

Stop by and grab yours before they're gone! Tickets will be available starting today until all tickets are claimed. Tickets will be given out in office only on a first come, first served basis.

Tickets will also be available at the Fort Drum Automotive Skills Center.

For more information about the races, please contact the Evans Mills Raceway Park at 315-658-8019 or visit evansmillsracewaypark.com

07/19/2019

The shop has been operating under block leave hours the past few weeks, but it’s finally over!

Regular hours of operation resume tomorrow! 👇

🧰Closed Monday & Tuesday/Federal Holidays
🔧Wednesday-Friday 1100-1900
🔨Weekends 0800-1600
⚙️Donsas 0800-1600

Orientation classes are still held every Wednesday & Friday at 1200. If you wish to work in the shop you must attend one of the classes!

For more information, please contact us at 315-772-7902.

Address

11120 Iraqi Freedom Drive
Fort Drum, NY
13602

Opening Hours

Tuesday 11:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 11:00 - 19:00
Thursday 11:00 - 19:00
Friday 11:00 - 19:00
Saturday 08:00 - 16:00

Telephone

(315) 772-7902

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Welcome!

This is the official page of the Fort Drum Automotive Skills Center. We provide Soldiers, Family members, Veterans and DoD civilians with instruction, tools, and the space needed to perform regular maintenance and repairs on their vehicles.

In order to use our facility, customers must attend an introductory orientation class or have proof of completion from another FMWR Automotive Skills Center. In addition to an orientation class completion, a valid registration must be provided in the customer’s name*, as well as a valid DoD identification card. Vehicle registration and identification must provided every time at sign-in. *(AR-215-1)

Any person that wishes to assist must also attend an orientation class or provide proof thereof, in addition to a valid DoD identification card. The registered owner must be present at all times.

Facility use is available to ages 14 and older. Anyone between the age of 14 and 17 must have a parent or guardian present at all times.

All spaces within the facility are available on a first come, first served basis.

Tools are provided for use within the facility, though customers are welcome to provide their own. An additional safety class may be required to operate certain equipment. Usage fees apply to select tools. Tool turn-in is 40 minutes prior to closing, at which all work will stop and clean-up will commence.

The Automotive Skills Center complies with all post closures, delays and early releases.

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