Japanese Motor Works is a leading import & domestic auto repair shop located in Athens, Ga., offering a complete range of preventative maintenance and repairs, import and domestic vehicles alike. No job is too large or small - from brakes, oil changes, engines, transmissions, alignments, and other services, our team of specialists will keep your vehicle running at peak performance.
We would like to extend a warm welcome to all Jefferson, Ga. residents, and owners of Asian/Japanese engineered vehicles. Our technicians are the best in the region because we focus on continuing education and industry-specific software to offer the highest quality in service and repair. We have over 100 years of combined experience which translates to increased savings and consistent value.
Our mission statement is to provide the highest quality of repair, original parts and honest work practices to keep your vehicle safe and reliable.
We are also a family-owned local business right here in Athens, Ga. since 1992. Peter and Cherry Haughton are dog lovers and have had seven Labrador retrievers over the last 33 years. Our latest Lab is named Bodie. He will be two years old in Feb 2020.
Bodie says..."please come by for a visit and bring your dog for a play date while you have your vehicle serviced."
The city of Jefferson, Ga. is located about an hour northeast of Atlanta and is named after President Thomas Jefferson.
Serene and picturesque with rolling hills, small farms, and lakes surrounding the city, Jefferson is an inviting place for people to relocate to. Its leadership strives to maintain the “small-town” feel while encouraging a diverse economy which enables them to offer many opportunities to the local workforce. A large number of people have moved to Jefferson due to economic opportunities as well as a wholesome place to raise their families along with a high-ranking school system. Additionally, Jefferson offers activities such as a community theater and a renowned recreation department for both adults and children of all age groups.Request Appointment
The most notable (and historic) site located in Jefferson, Ga. is the Crawford W. Long Museum. Dr. Long is most known for performing the first surgery here in Jefferson back in 1842 using ether as an anesthetic. The Emory University Crawford W. Long Hospital in Atlanta was named after him because of his strides and accomplishments in the surgical field (The hospital was renamed Emory University Hospital Midtown)