About Bret's Autoworks, Gardner

Total Commitment To Our Customers

Bret's Autoworks, Gardner location opened in 2008 by Shawn Fischer and Leo Murry. Shawn was serving as the general manager and owner of Bret's Autoworks in Olathe when he met Leo. Leo filled a technician position in 2001, and the two became fast friends.

 

Bret Tredway started the original location in Olathe over 30 years ago. Bret began working on cars from his home while attending MidAmerica Nazarene University. He enjoyed it so much he decided to open his repair shop after he graduated. He knew the importance of providing high quality, honest repairs. In 2001 Shawn joined Bret as partners, and eventually, Bret moved on to take on other adventures.

 

Treating You, Like Family

Both Shawn and Leo live in the Gardner area. Like Bret, both men started working for auto repair shops during high school. Shawn graduated from MidAmerica Nazarene University with a bachelor's degree in accounting and business administration. Leo has been employed in the auto repair industry since those high school days and is an ASE certified master technician. Honesty, personal integrity, and faith are all key to everything that goes on at Bret's Autoworks.

 

Today, Bret's Autoworks in Gardner has grown to a staff of 2 ASE certified master technicians, two service advisors, and one full-time lube technician. The team of experts at Bret's Autoworks industry-recognized for their superior skills and service. We hire the best technicians to fix your car right the first time.

 

More to Know About Bret's Autoworks

  • Bret's is a AAA Approved Auto Repair Facility. We meet and maintain high professional standards.
  • ​​Bret's is a NAPA AutoCare Center, offering a three year, 36 mile Nationwide Peace of Mind Warranty.
  • Bret's is an ASE (Automotive Service Excellence) certified shop. We have earned the ASE Blue Seal, which means we have both technicians and advisors that are ASE certified.
  • Accredited with the Better Business Bureau, Bret's maintains an A+ rating.
  • Bret's is a member of the Gardner Edgerton Chamber of Commerce.

Wheels2Hope

As an expression of community giving, Bret's Autoworks pioneered a program called Wheels2Hope. Wheels2Hope takes donated vehicles, makes any necessary repairs, and gets them into the hands of economically challenged families or individuals referred to us by one of our partner agencies. To date, we have given away four vehicles and hope to see that number grow!

 

 

Meet Our Expert Auto Technicians – Gardner, KS

Meet Our Gardner Family

Shawn Fischer, Owner/Bookkeeper

Shawn Fischer
Owner/Bookkeeper

Leo Murray, Owner/General Manager

Leo Murray
Owner/General Manager

Tracy Lane, Service Manager

Tracy Lane
Office Manager

Jeff Sapp, Service Advisor

Jeff Sapp
Service Manager


Derek Williamson
ASE Master Technician

Dalton Cross
Lube Technician

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Gardner

They are so friendly and up front what is wrong with your vehicle. The stars won’t click for me, I give them a 5 star. If I can go higher a 10 star!!!

5
Gardner

Great people explain every detail what wrong with your vehicle will definitely go back

5
Gardner

5 star

5
Gardner

Excellent professional service complete and accurate, keeping me informed at all times. one of the best if not the best automobile service I have experienced. Lawrence E. Poling

Eric, We are honored to be the best automobile service you have experienced. We appreciate you. Thank you for your kind comments.

- Gardner
5
Gardner

I have taken both my car and truck to Brets on multiple occasions. Each time I received the correct diagnosis, superior service all at a very reasonable price.

5
Gardner

We have been using Bret's for many years, and have been very pleased with their service. And more than that pleased with the way they treat customers. They have our business for many years to come!

Bjorn, We are so happy to have you as a customer! Thank you!

- Gardner
5
Gardner

VERY professional and trustworthy mechanics. Competitive pricing and excellent service. Highly recommend Bret’s Autoworks!! 👍

5
Gardner

Good place

5
Gardner

I have outstanding service, Tracey and Joe are great in my opinion!

5
Gardner

Was quoted a price for required maintenance and the work was done in a timely manner but l paid what they quoted. Real pleased with them. I have also had other work done by them and been happy with their work.

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