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Auto Repair Service near Ypsilanti, MI

Hoover Street Auto Repair shop provides auto repair services near Ypsilanti, MI. We specialize in Japanese auto repair service and domestic auto repair service. Located in Ann Arbor, MI, just 18 minutes (11.4 miles) via I-94 E from Ypsilanti. See map and driving directions below.

Many of our customers live in Ypsilanti and work in Ann Arbor. We are located in Ann Arbor city center. In most cases you can drop off your vehicle in the morning and pick it up on your way home.

Why Hoover Street Auto Repair

Ypsilanti area residents frequently travel the extra distance to our auto repair shop for the great value, fabulous customer service, and exceptional skill and experience of our certified Auto Repair Technicians. Just check out our customer feedback and reviews.

Driving Directions

From Ypsilanti, Michigan to Hoover Street Auto Repair, 142 E Hoover Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, United States

  • Starting in Ypsilanti the fastest route is via I-94 W. Just 16 min (11.0 miles).
  • Get on I-94 W/US-12 W, 3 minutes (1.4 mi);
  • Follow I-94 W to Ann Arbor-Saline Rd in Ann Arbor. Take exit 175 from I-94 W, 7 min (7.7 mi);
  • Follow Ann Arbor-Saline Rd and S Main St to E Hoover Ave, 5 min (1.9 mi).
  • Arrive at Hoover Street Auto Repair in Ann Arbor, MI.

Quick Ypsilanti Facts

Ypsilanti, commonly shortened to Ypsi, is a city in Washtenaw County in the U.S. state of Michigan. It is part of the Detroit metropolitan area and the Great Lakes megalopolis, the most populated and largest megalopolis in North America. As of the 2020 census, the city's population was 20,648. Wikipedia

Automobile Industry History

Ypsilanti has played an important role in the automobile industry extending back over 100 hundred years. From 1920 to 1922, Apex Motors produced the "ACE" car. It was in Ypsilanti that Preston Tucker (whose family owned the Ypsilanti Machine Tool Company) designed and built the prototypes for his Tucker '48 automobile. Tucker's story was related in the film Tucker: The Man and His Dream, directed by Francis Ford Coppola.

In 1945, Henry J. Kaiser and Joseph W. Frazer bought the nearby Willow Run B-24 Liberator bomber plant from Ford Motor Company, and started to make Kaiser and Frazer model cars in 1947. The last Kaiser car made in Ypsilanti rolled off the assembly line in 1953, when the company merged with Willys-Overland and moved production to Toledo, Ohio. General Motors purchased the Kaiser Frazer plant, and converted it into its Hydramatic Division (now called its Powertrain division), beginning production in November 1953. The GM Powertrain Division ceased production at this facility in 2010.

Ypsilanti is also the location of the last Hudson automobile dealership. Today, the former dealership is the site of the Ypsilanti Automotive Heritage Collection [no follow link]. The museum is the home to an original Fabulous Hudson Hornet race car, which inspired the character Doc Hudson in the 2006 Pixar animated film Cars. Source: Wikipedia

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Auto Repair Service near Ypsilanti, MI

If you need auto repair near Ypsilanti contact Hoover Street Auto Repair, 142 E Hoover Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48104. We would be thrilled to provide you with outstanding customer service, high skill auto repairs and service, and outstanding value.