NAVSTA Newport - Auto Skills Center & Car Wash

Auto Skills Center is open by reservations only, two bays and one lift.  Reservations must be made 24 hours in advance and can not be made the day of.  To make a reservation, visit  

Auto Skills Center hours available for reservations are Saturday and Sunday:
9 to 10 a.m.
10:30 to 11:30 a.m.
12 to 1 p.m.
1:30 to 2:30 p.m.
3 to 4 p.m. 

*Starting Sunday, February 28, Auto Skills will open Fridays 12-8 p.m.  Reservations are strongly recommended, limited walk-ins will be accepted if space allows.

This does not affect the car wash which is always open 24/7, no reservation needed.

PLEASE NOTE: 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 (no reservation needed).

This MWR facility is open to active duty personnel, retirees, reservists, dependents, eligible veterans (VA caregivers), DoD civilians, and contractors with valid ID & base access.