NAVSTA Newport - Auto Skills Center & Car Wash

The MWR Auto Skills Program provides indoor stall space and a variety of 
tools to work on personal vehicles.  This is a self-help facility.  Car wash 
system is open 24/7 and includes options for foam wash, rinse, spot free rinse, 
wax and drying.  To use this part of the facility, press the garage door open button 
on the side of the bay door and pull vehicle in.  When finished, simply push
button to close garage door after you pull your vehicle out.  Additional 
amenities include vacuums, a change dispenser and products available for 
purchase in the vending machines located outside the Auto Skills Center 
on the far left end of the building. 

 

 

PLEASE NOTE: Patrons must sign in at front desk before driving vehicle into 
bays 1-7. Children under the age of 10 years old are not allowed inside the 
Auto Skills Center. NO PAINTING, GAS TANK WORK OR WASHING OF 
THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT.
  We accept used oil, transmission fluid, brake 
fluid and oil filters, free of charge during hours of operation.  We have 
some tools patrons may borrow, please check with front desk.

 

Auto Center Amenities

  • Two oil change vehicle lifts (one for small cars only)
  • Three work bays
  • Battery charger and hand tools

Car Wash Amenities

  • Indoor coin-operated, do-it-yourself car wash bay available 24/7
  • Vending machines with car cleaning accessories
  • Two outdoor vacuums

 

This MWR facility is open to active duty personnel, retirees, reservists, 
eligible family members, DoD civilians and contractors with base access.

 

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