Automotive Service in Independence, MO

Full-Service Auto Repair Shop--Buddy’s Automotive

Preventative Maintenance Schedules–Protect Your Engine

The key to keeping your vehicle on the road is a quality maintenance schedule. The best time to handle an auto repair need is long before it ever happens. We keep you ahead of Our ASE Certified techs know exactly how your vehicle is supposed to sound and perform. Something as simple as an oil change can keep your car’s performance and fuel efficiency up. We’ll have it purring like a kitten or growling like a bear depending on your preferences. Cars, trucks, and SUVs all receive the same expertise from Buddy’s Automotive’s technicians. Our service plans take your vehicle’s age, your driving habits, and the manufacturer’s recommendations into account. Your vehicle is always in good hands at our shop. When you come to us for one of our clean and consistent oil changes, we’ll make sure your vehicle is on the appropriate schedule. Our specialists perform a variety of maintenance services, including lube services, tune-ups, tire services, state inspections, check engine light diagnostics, and more!

All Makes & Models

Take care of your vehicle so that you get the biggest return on your investment. We want our customers to enjoy driving their vehicles for as long as they need them. Our services help you retain the resale value of your vehicle should you ever want to sell it. Choose the right auto repair shop so that qualified hands and eyes are always under the hood. We have the experience and advanced training that your vehicle deserves. All of our repair services start with an accurate diagnosis. Because we use state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment, we’re able to find out exactly what’s happening with your vehicle. Pay attention to the warning signs and bring your vehicle to us as soon as possible. We’re able to fix engines, brakes, transmissions, exhaust systems, air conditioning, steering and suspension, and much more! Buddy’s Automotive specializes services for all makes and models, both foreign and domestic.

Schedule Your Auto Service Appointment Today!

We’re busy at our West 23rd Street location serving the community and servicing all vehicles. Call 816-252-0425 today or save time by requesting an appointment online using our convenient online scheduling system. Buddy’s Automotive is keeping the streets full!


We Specialize in a Variety of Auto Repair Services

Standard Maintenance Services

  • Factory Scheduled Maintenance
  • 30/60/90/120K Mile Services
  • DMV Certified Vehicle Inspection & Repairs
  • State Emission Inspections & Repairs
  • Computer Diagnostics
  • Oil Changes
  • Tune Ups
  • Filter Replacements
  • Safety & Emissions Inspections
  • Windshield Wiper Blades
  • Fluid Services
  • Trip Inspections
  • Maintenance Inspections
  • Check Engine Light Diagnostics & Repair
  • Brake Repair & Antilock Braking System (ABS) Repair
  • Shocks & Struts Repair
  • Chassis & Suspension Repair
  • Suspension & Steering Repair


  • Transmission Repair & Service
  • Transmission Replacement
  • Driveline Repair & Maintenance
  • Axle Repair & Replacement
  • Clutch Repair & Replacement
  • Transmission Fluid Service
  • Flywheel Repair & Replacement
  • Driveshaft & U-Joint Repair
  • Transmission Flush
  • Differential Diagnosis
  • Differential Rebuild & Service

Engine Services

  • Engine Repair
  • Engine Replacement
  • Engine Performance Check
  • Belt Replacement
  • Hose Replacement
  • Cooling System Repair
  • Radiator Repair & Replacement
  • Water Pump Repair & Replacement
  • Drivability Diagnostics & Repair
  • Fuel Injection Repair & Service
  • Fuel System Repair & Maintenance
  • Ignition System Repair & Maintenance

Tire Services

  • Tire Sales
  • Tire Installations
  • Tire Rotation
  • Tire Balancing
  • Tire Replacement
  • Wheel Alignment
  • Tire Air Pressure Checks
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) Repair & Service

Heating & Air Conditioner Repair

  • Heating & Cooling System Diagnostics
  • Auto Air Conditioning Repair & Service
  • Heating System Repair & Service
  • Belt Repair & Replacement
  • Compressor Repair & Replacement
  • Evaporator Repair & Replacement
  • Refrigerant Replacement

Fleet Services

  • Factory Scheduled Maintenance
  • Preventative Maintenance (PM)
  • Semi & Commercial Truck Repair & Maintenance
  • Pre-Purchase Inspections
  • DOT Inspections
  • State Inspections
  • Fleet Accounts

Auto Electrical Services

  • Electrical System Diagnostics & Repair
  • Alternator Repair & Replacement
  • Starter Repair & Replacement
  • Windshield Wiper Repair
  • Power Lock Repair
  • Power Antenna Repair
  • Power Steering Repair
  • Power Window Repair
  • Power Accessory Repair
  • Light Repair & Bulb Replacements

Exhaust Services

  • Exhaust Repair & Replacement
  • Muffler Repair & Replacement
  • Tailpipe Repair & Replacement
  • Catalytic Converter Repair
  • Exhaust Manifold Repair
  • Custom Exhaust Fabrication
  • Exhaust Upgrades

Hybrid Services

  • Factory Scheduled Maintenance
  • State of Health Battery Testing & Conditioning
  • High Voltage Battery Testing & Conditioning
  • High Voltage Cable Inspection & Repair
  • Brake System Repair & Maintenance
  • Transmission Fluid Flush
  • Heating & Cooling System Repair