You must wear a mask - vaccinated or not - in our lobby. Sorry, there is no waiting at this time. You may also use our outdoor table for contactless drop-off. Forgot a mask? We have one for you. Thank you!

Please give us a call with any further questions.

Mon - Fri: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

About

Front of the shop | West Seattle Autoworks

“Most Makes & Models - Foreign & Domestics, Classics to Hybrids”

West Seattle Autoworks is owned and operated by longtime automotive technician Chris Christensen. Chris and team are dedicated to providing you and your vehicle with the highest level of customer service and quality vehicle repair.

West Seattle Autoworks is a great alternative to taking your vehicle to the dealer. We are able to spend quality time with you explaining what is being recommended on your vehicle and why. We want to make your vehicle maintenance or repair process as straightforward as possible.

Our staff at West Seattle Autoworks brings many years of vehicle expertise. We are ASA certified and our technicians are ASE Master Certified. Our technicians have the dealer-level equipment and resources to service your foreign or domestic vehicle. We are also proud to have the skills and training needed to service hybrid vehicles.  West Seattle Autoworks is also one of the few shops in the area that can work on your classic vehicle.

West Seattle Autoworks is conveniently located at 7501 35th Ave SW and are happy to give you a local ride and pick you up when your vehicle is done. The #21 Metro bus has a stop right in front of our shop and we are also just up the hill from the Fauntleroy ferry.

The nearest coffee shops to us are: The Birdhouse at 3507 SW Henderson St, Nos Nos Coffee House at 35th Ave SW and SW Graham St.  

For towing service, we highly recommend Stan's Mountain View Towing 206-767-4848.

If you need a body shop Big E Auto Rebuild in Burien is the place to go! 206-243-7916

Due to COVID, our lobby is closed at this time.

We are open Monday – Friday from 8:00 – 5:00. Should you need to drop your car off before business hours, we have an after hours key drop to the left of the front door.

Please do not leave valuables in your vehicle and please be sure to lock your vehicle.

Give us a call to make and appointment or you can email us at [email protected].

Our Team

Chris Christensen, Owner

Chris has over 30 years of professional experience in the automotive industry. He is an ASE Master re-certified technician and is a Washington State Authorized Emission Specialist. Chris and his family are longtime residents of West Seattle. Chris is active in the community with Hope Lutheran and Seattle Lutheran Schools and teaches auto shop to the high school students at the shop from Seattle Lutheran High School. Chris holds degrees in business marketing and economics from Central Washington University. Chris has extensive knowledge of classic vehicles and has rebuilt many cars.

Sam S., Service Manager

Sam started with West Seattle Autoworks when we first opened in 2010 and left to explore other opportunities in 2018.  He returns to us with extensive vehicle repair and customer service knowledge and we are happy to welcome him back as our Service Manager.

Dea J., Service Writer And Office Assistant 

Dea assists Sam in the office writing service and performing other office tasks.  She has deep West Seattle roots and enjoys activities in our community.

Pedro R., Automotive Master Technician

Pedro is an ASE Master Technician and Washington State Emissions certified. He has been in the automotive repair field since 2010 and went through the South Seattle College Automotive Program. Pedro enjoys spending time with his family and likes working on GM cars.

Reggie B., Automotive Technician

Reggie was with us part time a few years ago and we are happy to have him back full time! Reggie is a well-rounded technician and likes to work on almost anything.  Reggie particularly likes to diagnose vehicles and takes advantage of most training classes offered. He has West Seattle roots and enjoys spending time on Alki.

Michael C., Automotive Technician

Micheal was one of our auto shop students in 2018 and graduated from the Automotive Technology program at South Seattle College.  He was also the first to graduate from the Apprenticeship Program created for Automotive students in Washington state.  Michael is highly regarded by his instructors. Michael has proven to be a natural and we recently moved Michael into a full time technician position.

Cameron M., Automotive Technician

Cameron worked for us previously and we are lucky to also have him back in 2021!  Cameron can work on almost anything and can be thrown into almost any vehicle project.  

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