Whitney Auto Repair

Ethan’s Honest Automotive is a proud member of the Whitney, Idaho community. Whitney is a great place to live and work, and we love the people in this town. That is why all of us at Ethan’s Honest Automotive strive to give you the best service possible. We will never provide an inflated quote for work you don’t need. We don’t care about making as much money as we can. Instead, we are members of Whitney. We live here and work here ourselves. Let us treat you like the neighbors we are. 

Whitney, Idaho has the benefit of being very close to the Utah border. In fact, Whitney is considered part of Cache Valley and the Logan, Utah-Idaho Metropolitan Statistical Area. Whitney boasts some important people, most famously Brandon D. Woolf the Idaho State Controller. Sugar beets, an important source of granulated sugar, are the town’s main crop. 

Don’t be fooled into thinking Whitney is all farms. While farms still play a major role in the life of the town, there are many parks and other activities to enjoy. To get the most out of Whitney, you need a working vehicle. That is why Ethan’s Honest Automotive has enmeshed us into this community. 

Most of our Whitney customers receive oil changes and tune-ups. We recommend that you bring your car in at least once per year. That one visit can stave off a year’s work of repairs and maintenance. It is that important. During your yearly check our professionals will look through your entire vehicle. We will suggest work that can optimize your vehicle’s performance. 

When you use our services, you will be treated like family. As a local business, we have a vested interest in keeping Whitney nice. Other important core values to us include our relationship with customers, family, dedication to excellence, continuous learning, and charity. We provide more for Whitney than just our automotive services. With Ethan’s Honest Automotive you get a community-oriented, dedicated business.

Most requested services in Whitney

Auto Repair

Most modern vehicles have a lot of lights on the dashboard. It is always stressful when these little lights light up. What do they mean? Is your vehicle going to explode or break down immediately? Thankfully, it is nothing that intense. But, those little lights do indicate a potential problem in your car. You should bring the car into Ethan’s Honest Automotive right away. Our basic auto repair services will look at 

  • ABS Lights
  • Traction Control Lights
  • Electrical Diagnostics
  • Vibration Issues
  • Shakes in Steering
  • Fuel Pumps 
  • Window Regulators
  • Radiator Replacements

Oil Changes

In all of our locations, oil changes are the most popular of our services. Regular oil changes are also crucial for keeping your vehicle in good working order. Old oil can easily get dirt and debris in it because the filter is likely no longer working well. You need to change the oil frequently so that gunk does not get into your engine. Ethan’s Honest Automotive provides the best oil changing services in Cache Valley. 

Brake Service

Brake service is a very important part of vehicle maintenance. You don’t want to wait until your brakes break. That scenario can cause a huge problem and even put you in physical danger. Let the experts at Ethan’s Honest Automotive check out your breaks every year. We will look at the following parts for damage or wear and tear. 

  • Master cylinder
  • Brake hoses
  • Brake linings’
  • Drum hardware
  • Brake fluid
  • Brake lubricant
  • Wheel bearings 

Brake services can save you from getting into a bad accident or causes damage to yourself or others. 

A/C Service 

It is important to have air conditioning in your vehicle. Yes, A/C is a relatively modern invention. However, why be hot and uncomfortable if you can help it? That doesn’t make sense. Plus, the summers in Whitney tend to be extremely hot. Make sure your A/C is working correctly or else you are in for a very sweaty drive. Our specialists are the perfect choice for all of your A/C service needs. 

Suspension service

Suspensions are a major feature of our modern vehicles. They keep the drive from being too bumpy. They also ensure we have complete control over our cars. That is why it is important to fix any suspension issues as they arise. Power steering problems are the most important. If you are noticing any difficulty steering, you should bring your car into Ethan’s Honest Automotive right away. Our professionals will check the following parts for damage. 

  • Shocks and strut 
  • Power steering 
  • Suspension fluid
  • Tire wear
  • Busing or mount

Transmission service

Unless you have an electric car, your vehicle cannot run without a transmission. It is also not a good idea to run your vehicle with low transmission fluid or old fluid. That is a great way to cause damage to this important part of your vehicle. Whitney is a farming community, so you will need to drive long distances to get anywhere. You don’t want your transmission to seize upon a long trip. Let Ethan’s Honest Automotive replace old transmission fluid and 

  • Change or replace the screen or filter
  • Clean the pan
  • Install a new pan gasket


Tune-ups are one of the most crucial pieces of vehicle maintenance available. If you want to keep your car in the best condition possible, then you need to allow the professionals at Ethan’s Honest Automotive to do yearly tune-ups. In these visits, our experts will likely perform a 

  • Engine inspection
  • Spark plug replacement
  • Air filter replacement
  • Fuel filter replacement

We will also check for any other damage to your vehicle. And in our pre-work conversation with you, we will determine if more services need to be completed during the tune-up.

All Services provided by Ethan’s include:

A/C Service
Windshield Wipers/Washer Fluid
Wheel Bearings
Differential Services
Coolant Flushes
Transmission Services
Tune Ups
Brake and power steering services
Timing Belts
Tie Rods
Rack and pinion
Ball Joints
4-Wheel Drive