Get Hands On
At the Auto Hobby Shop
Tinker Auto Hobby has fully stocked tool cribs, 12 bays, five vehicle lifts, and two brake racks available for people to work on their own vehicle.
Single Airman Program
Through the Single Airman Program, the Auto Hobby Shop offers special discounts for single active duty airmen, reservists, sailors, and single active duty parents. While funds are available.
Courses and Programs
The Automotive Safety Course qualifies
patrons to use shop equipment. The course is offered every Thursday at 3:30PM, but other times can be arranged as needed. There are also watch and learn programs available for brake jobs, front-end alignments, oil changes, anti-freeze checks, tire balancing, and tire rotations.
If performing auto maintenance does not interest you, the Auto Hobby staff can do it for you! The professional staff can complete your headlight restoration, engine flush, transmission flush, coolant flush, fuel flush, power steering flush, trans-axles and drives servicing for only $75 each (plus fluid, if needed).
If you are interested in selling a vehicle in the base Auto Mart (located in the east parking lot in front of Bldg. 477), please visit the Auto Hobby Shop with the vehicle title/registration, license plate number, identification card, and a credit card number.
If your keys are locked in your car, call Auto Hobby! Lock-out services are available on base for $25.
Need air? Stop by the front of the Auto Hobby Shop and use the 24/7 free air pump.
Tinker Car Wash
The Tinker Car Wash is located on the north side of the Auto Hobby Shop. The car wash has an automatic and self-service side, multiple wash options, and takes cash or credit cards. Prices range from $5 – $12.
Find events and classes open to anyone on Tinker Air Force Base by checking out our calendar below! In order to view details please click on each event or class individually.
Note: The “More details” and “Copy to My Calendar” functions don’t work on Tinker Air Force Base computers due to the inability to log into Google Calendar. To cover this we’ll make sure to include all details when you click on each event individually.