Auto Repair and Oil Change in Richmond TX

Auto Repair and Service in Richmond, TX

We are located at 1520 Crabb River Rd in Richmond Texas, 1 mile from Hwy 59 and just a short drive from southwest Houston. Greatwood Auto is a complete automotive repair facility. If you've been searching for quality auto repair from professionals who care about your vehicle then look no further! The staff at Greatwood Auto Repair has over 90 years of combined automotive repair experience.

We service all makes and models, both foreign and domestic, with same day service available on most repairs!

Our state of the art facility incorporates the latest in automotive service technology.

We are a certified Texas state vehicle inspection station. With digital test equipment, advanced computer diagnostic tools, and ASE certified automotive technicians, Greatwood Auto challenges you to put us to the test! Come see why the majority of our customers are return or referral customers. Call or contact us today!

Since our grand opening in winter 2002, Greatwood Auto has earned a positive reputation with our customers. In fact, most of our customers are return customers, or were referred by one of our many satisfied customers! We believe that a personal relationship with our customers is very important, and we work hard to establish the trust-based relationship needed to put your mind at ease. When you need quality auto repair at affordable prices, think Greatwood Auto Repair.

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Auto Repair Center Richmond, TX Staff


Greatwood Automotive, Owner Ben Khayal

Ben Khayal

Shop Owner

Ben is a mechanical engineer who worked with a major oil company for 15 years. Ben decided on a career change in 1983 and has been in the automotive industry ever since. He has always enjoyed car repair and thought this career change would be excellent, and it has been. Throughout the years Ben has made many friends from satisfied customers. To him, a personal relationship with the customer is very important; it helps him to remember the customer, the car, and their needs.


Jason Hudson

Store Manager

Jason is a graduate of the University of Southwestern Louisiana. He has over 20 years of experience in the Automotive industry. As the store manager, Jason loves to communicate and help customers get back on the road as soon as possible, while building long term relationships built on a foundation of honesty and trust.



Luis Rodriguez

Business Manager

A familiar face is back at Greatwood Auto, Luis Rodriguez was with us from the first day we opened our doors, he served as shop manager for 7 years. After leaving about 5 years ago to pursue a career as Fleet Manager with the City of Sugar Land, he has returned home. Luis is a graduate of Lamar High School in Rosenberg, he also graduated from UTI in Houston with an Associates degree in Auto/Diesel Repairs. Luis has lived in the area for over 36 years and has over 20 years of experience and knowledge in the automotive field. He is thrilled to be back and ready to see you. Next time you need service come by and say hi to Luis, our Business Manager.


Greatwood Automotive Lead Technician, Jaime Rogriguez

Jaime Rodriguez

Lead Technician - ASE Master Automotive Technician

Jaime is a graduate of local Lamar High School and has lived in this area for over 25 years. After high school he attended the esteemed Universal Technical Institute, where he graduated with highest honors, maintaining a commendable 3.94 GPA. Jaime has over 13 years of experience in the automotive industry, and he has distinguished himself as one of the top technicians in the area by earning numerous certifications. He is not only Toyota factory trained and certified, but he is also certified as an ASE Master Automotive Technician earning certificates in areas such as advanced engine performance, exhaust and emission systems, and heavy duty trucks. Jaime is very skilled in complete automotive system diagnosis and advanced electrical repair. He is also an expert on utilizing the high-tech tools that are a necessity when faced with the intricacies of modern automotive systems. He understands the importance of precision and accuracy while maintaining your vehicle, and he strives to be both neat and efficient. When it comes to the business of auto repair, Jaime is a true professional who takes great pride in his work. 



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