Auto Repair with Personal Care


Bill White

Bill White has an A.A.S. Degree in automotive technology. He is an A.S.E. Master certified technician and has additional training at the G.M. and Toyota training center along with continuous ongoing training to keep up to date with current technology. Bill was employed by local dealerships from 1983 until 1991 when he and his wife, Vonei, opened the C.A.R. Hospital. He was previously employed as a part time automotive instructor at Kishwaukee College and currently serves on the Kishwaukee College automotive advisory committee. He has lived in the Sycamore/DeKalb area all his life. He enjoys classic & muscle cars, home repair & remodeling and traveling with Vonei.

Customer Service Rep

Joy Smart

Joy Smart has been with us since 2016. In addition to answering the phones, she provides shuttle rides and follows up with customers to provide them with an excellent experience and address any concerns. Joy has completed the Service Advisor and Public Relations Workshops, as well as the Advanced Marketing Program through Management Success. Born and raised in Washington State, she has been in the DeKalb area since 2001. She enjoys playing a variety of instruments and traveling with her family, which includes her daughters, Belle and Faith.

Lead Technician

Sean Condon

Sean Condon is our Lead Technician and has been with us since 2004. He has an A.A.S. degree in Automotive Technology from Kishwaukee College and is an A.S.E. Certified Technician. He attends continuous ongoing training to keep up to date with current technology, including digital diagnostics. Sean is originally from Sycamore, but currently resides in Rochelle with his wife, Jillian, and their 3 children. He enjoys playing guitar and dirt biking.


Bob Michels

Bob Michels, attended Universal Technical Institute and joined our team in 2017, but has been in the field for almost 19 years. He is originally from Aurora, but currently resides in Sandwich. He has one daughter, Morgan, and he enjoys anything outdoors, traveling and racing. He is also an excellent marksman and cook.


Jamey King

Jamey King joined us in June 2019 as an automotive technician and brings 9 years of experience with basic & advanced certification through GM & Ford. He lives in Rochelle with his wife, Nicole. He enjoy fishing, hunting, 4-wheeling and spending time with his daughter, 2 sons and 2 step sons.

PR Specialist

Terri Goodman

Terri Goodman joined our team in 2018 as the PR Specialist to help spread the word about our first-rate shop, staff and service via digital marketing, social media, chamber and community events. She is a Sycamore native who comes to public relations after teaching music in the public schools for 26 years. Terri, her husband, Ken and their daughter, Alise, enjoy traveling and participating in music and theatre events.