For the health and safety of the community, this facility is operating under reduced manning. The Gunter Auto Hobby is closed until further notice. For more information, please visit the 42d FSS Alerts page. We will continue to update as new information becomes available.

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    Our Stalls Are Here For You

    Head over to our Auto Hobby Shops on Maxwell or Gunter to use our tools or lifts.

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    Mechanical Tools

    Our equipment, your skills!

    Why pay for an oil change if you can do it yourself? We'll help you apply your personal touch to your vehicle during open hours. 


About Us

The Auto Hobby Shop allows the opportunity for customers to work on their own vehicles with the equipment they can't get at home. Self-services include lifts, weights, chargers, blade sharpenings, and more to help you get your vehicles back into top shape.

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Special Offer

Work Bays

Each stall is equipped with a general needs toolbox, workbench, lighted work area, and air. Any specialty tools can be checked out through our tool crib. Knowledgeable staff is available at all times to answer questions and assist patrons. The shop is fully equipped to make your vehicle repairs easier. Shop service on a first come, first serve basis.

Vehicle Resale Lot

The vehicle resale lot allows patrons to sell authorized motor vehicles in the parking lot beside the Maxwell commissary and the MAX ATM.

To obtain a permit for placing your vehicle on the resale lot, a patron must bring proof of registration and insurance for the vehicle to the Outdoor Recreation Center.

The weekly fee is $7.00 for cars, trucks, motorcycles and $10.00 for trailers, RVs, and boats. Once a permit is obtained and the fee is paid, a customer must keep the permit on the interior of the vehicle well as a personal information sheet with pricing, details, etc. of the vehicle.

Self Services

Service Price
Stall Fee with No Lift    $5/hour
Stall Fee with Lift    $7/hour
Tire Balancing    $7/tire
Wheel Weights    $1/1.5oz, $2/3oz
Tire Changer    $2/tire
Check Engine Light Reading    No Charge
Blade Sharpening    $3/visit


Gunter Auto Hobby


(334) 416-1304


Closed until further notice


210 South Dr.
AL 36112, Bldg. 825

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Maxwell Auto Hobby


(334) 953-6840


Wed & Thur: 4 - 8pm
Sat: 8am - 3pm
Sun: 1  -5pm


20 Kelly St
AL 36112, Bldg. 1067

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