Meet Our Family

Meet our team at AutoPro Auto Service in Brooklyn Park who make customer service and kindness a top priority when we perform our car repair services. All of our expert mechanics are highly-trained and experienced ASE-Certified technicians who are happy to resolve problems with our customers' vehicles at the right price. Our customers are always guaranteed specialized attention from our pros. When you visit us at AutoPro Auto Service, you will see that we value our long-term relationships with our customers and have built partnerships with car owners throughout Brooklyn Park, Fridley, Maple Grove, Blaine, Champlin, and Coon Rapids.

John Klarkowski - ASE Certified Master Mechanic / Owner | AutoPro Auto Service

John Klarkowski


John has been in the auto repair industry since 1986. He opened his first repair shop as a one man band in 1998. It's always been about a high standard and great customer service! 

John motto: "Under promise and over deliver!"

John's interests: Spending time with friends and family at the cabin. Sports. Fishing. Snowmobiling. Live music.

Darrin House - Service Manager | AutoPro Auto Service

Darrin House


Darrin has been a part of the AutoPro team since 2005. His personal customer service skills are second to none. He's helping lead our team to the standards our customers have grown to expect!

Darrin's interests include: Planes, fishing, camping, family and being a father.

Brett Arneson - Service Advisor | AutoPro Auto Service

Brett Arneson


Brett has been a big part of our team's success since 2015! He wears his heart on his sleeve and truly cares about our customers!

Brett's interests include: Being a father to his three girls, family, and reading good books.

Dan Hakel - Ase Master Certified Technician | AutoPro Auto Service

Dan Hakel


Dan has been with Team Autopro since 2014. He brings his decades of auto repair and service experience to every vehicle he works on.

Dan's interests include: Camping, spending time with family, especially his grandkids.

Adam House - ASE Certified Technician | AutoPro Auto Service

Adam House


Adam has been an Autopro team player since 2013. He takes a lot of pride in everything he does.

Adam's interests include: Playing the guitar and working on his own projects usually involving a collector car. 

Sandy Klarkowski


John's mother! She's been helping out since 1998, taking on the bookkeeping chores and many of those much needed smaller tasks.

Sandra's interests include: Swimming, reading and going to the cabin.


Robert "Bud" Lynes


Bud has been with the AutoPro team since 2021. He cares so much about our customer's safety first and puts his many years experience into every customer's vehicle.

Bud's interests include: Fishing, Camping and family first!

Ben Swanson | AutoPro Auto Service

Ben Swanson


Ben has been with since the early part of 2023. He brings an exceptional personality and character that shows every day. Ben is AutoPro's future.

Ben's interests include: Family camping trips, going to the cabin and watching movies.


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