About Us:

We are an independently owned automotive service garage, that provides very transparent communication.    You can expect to have a very interactive experience with our technicians & owner ~ Jay Walts.


Longevity of Providing Auto Repair In West Springfield:


Kuhnel Auto Repair has been located in West Springfield, Ma since 1988.    We continually expand our education & technical abilities to offer to you the best auto repairs.

Female Friendly Automotive Repair Garage

Transparent Communication

Honest Service & Honest Price


We feel that to say your “honest” can be overrated in the automotive repair industry, however, we can expect to work closely with the actual technician or Jay Walts; when choosing Kuhnel Auto Repair.


You can feel confident and comfortable to know that we will be more than happy to show you pictures.   Pictures speak 1,000 words.

We have many useful educational visuals, to help your automotive repair experience be pleasant & easy.

Our technicians do not get paid or work on commission.   They are very experienced, certified and loyal to customer service.


Our “slogan” is Honest Service.  Honest Prices…….it is because we mean it.


Importance Of Clean Filters

  When you replace and install a NAPA Air filter or NAPA Cabin Air Filter while getting an oil change.  Clean up with $15 Instant Savings.

Why Your Timing Belt Is Important

Timing Belt

How To Prevent Sludge. Get An Oil Change

How to prevent sludge

Automotive Repair Warranty-Peace Of Mind Warranty-Kuhnel Auto

Piece Of Mind Warranty

Covers Parts and Labor on Qualifying Repairs and Services for 24 Months/24,000 Miles. There’s no greater peace of mind than knowing you have one less worry by having your vehicles serviced by the professionals at your local NAPA AutoCare Center. They stand behind their work with the NAPA AutoCare Peace of Mind Warranty.

It’s a written warranty that is honored at more than 14,000 locations nationwide – more than any other automotive repair brand. So – no matter where your travels take you – if you ever experience a problem with a covered repair, you can count on a NAPA AutoCare Center being nearby.

What are the Benefits to You?

Included FREE with your qualifying repair or service work.

Honored nationwide by thousands of NAPA AutoCare Centers, so you’re protected even when you travel.

For warranty service outside a 25 mile radius from your original repairing location, contact the NAPA AutoCare Warranty Administrator at 800-452-NAPA (6272). For warranty service inside a 25 mile radius from your original repairing location, please contact your original location for service.