Rattling muffler? Squeaky brakes? Air-conditioning not working? Just need a quick Oil change? Whatever it is, Family Auto's ASE certified technicians can take care of it! 


We take the time to give every customer the individual attention they deserve and explain everything in detail.  If you have a questions we will answer all of them. Our goal is to make you feel comfortable and understand the repairs and/or maintenance being performed on your vehicle. We promise you won't feel pressured or leave confused.


We take pride in our Quality workmanship at Family Auto. Our reputable and qualified ASE certified technicians will take your vehicle and fix it right, the first time, every time!


We specialize in ALL makes and models. Your vehicle is in great hands at Family Auto!


Skip the dealership for your vehicle's normal maintenance, and visit Family Auto!  


Some of our services at a glance:

  • Maintenance and inspections
    • Oil change lube and filter
    • Computer-aided engine diagnostics
    • Air-conditioning service
    • State Inspection
    • Enhanced Vehicle Inspections

Do you have any questions about our services? Please contact us - We look forward to hearing from you.

Additional Services:




**We offer drop off and pick up/Shuttle Service for your appointment.  24 Hour Secured Drop Off, Climate Controlled waiting area with complimentary Wi-Fi.**


A/C - A/C Repair, Air Conditioning Evac/Recharge Service, Heating & Air Conditioning Service


State Inspection & Emissions Station - Official PennDOT Inspection & Enhanced Vehicle Inspection Station


Oil Change, Lube & Filter - Conventional and Synthetic oil offered Includes: Oil filter replacement, Lubrication of all fittings,Fill and top-off of all fluids, Air filter checked, Belts and hoses checked, Tire pressure Checked


Brakes - Anti-Lock Brake Service & Diagnostics, Brake Fluid Exchange, Brake Pads & Rotors Replacement, Drum and Rotor Service, Brake Inspection, Brake Line & Hose Replacement, ABS System service and repair


Diagnostics - Check Engine Light Diagnostics, Computer Diagnostics (Check Engine Light, Air Bag Light, etc.), Warning Light Diagnostics


Electrical - Battery System Testing,Electrical and Computer Diagnosis, No-Start Diagnostics/Driveability Diagnostics, Electrical System Diagnosis &  Repair, Electrical/Wiring problems


Electronics - Airbag and SRS Systems, Check Engine Light Diagnostics, Electronic Reprogramming,Computer Re-programming Computer Re-flashing with factory diagnostic equipment,Full Engine electronics Factory Software


Emissions - EVAP system service and repair, Oxygen Sensor Replacement, Exhaust System Work Catalytic Converter Emissions, Muffler Work, Custom Exhaust Bending and Installation, Oxygen Sensor Replacement


Fuel Injection & Power Steering Repair - Fuel Injection Repair, Fuel Injection Cleaning & Service, Direct Injection Cleaning, Power Steering Fluid Exchange Service, Power Steering Rack and Pinion Replacement


Transmission Repair - Transmission Fluid Exchange Service, Transmission Replacement, Resurface Flywheels, SMG & CVT Transmission Repair


Timing Belt & Water Pump Replacement - Timing Belt and Drive Belt Replacement, Timing Chain Replacement, Water Pump Replacement, Thermostat Replacement


Wheel Balance, Rotation & Alignment - Computerized Wheel & Frame Alignments, Rotation & Check Tire Pressure, Suspension (includes struts, shocks, axles, control arm replacement), Axle and Control Arm Replacement, Bushing Replacement


Other Repairs and Maintenance - Air Intake Cleaning & Filter Changing, Belt & Hoses Replacement, Clutch Repairs & Replacement, Cooling System Service (Water Pumps, Radiators, etc.), Coolant Exchange, Engine Head Gasket Repair


More Services - Wiper Blade Replacement, Interior / Exterior Lighting Replacement, Power Window & Door Lock Diagnosis and Repair, Tail light Replacement, Head Light Replacement, etc.




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Family Auto

227 Service Rd

Effort, PA 18330


Phone: 570 620-0150

Fax: 570 629-8420



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Business Hours

We are open from:


Monday -         CLOSED

Tuesday -         8:00am - 6:00pm

Wednesday -   8:00am - 6:00pm

Thursday -        8:00am - 6:00pm

Friday -              8:00am - 6:00pm

Saturday -        8:00am - 4:00pm

Sunday -           CLOSED

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