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 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 
a 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 


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.