Auto Interior Repair

When it comes to Auto interior repairs, McDowells has a reputation for being the best in the business. We specialize in minor tears and burns, dash and panel hard plastic repair as well as extensive color restoration and re-upholstery. With McDowells you can rest assured that all of the repairs will be handled with attention and care.

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Leather car seats fade and crack. Fabric frays and easily tears. Headliners get damaged and center consoles get worn. McDowells interior upholstery team can find the right solution for you.

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Dash And Door Repairs

Dashes, doors, steering wheels and panels are most commonly made with hard plastic. We can spot repair most damage or assess if a replacement is a better option. Our goal is to save you money and stress by using our interior repair professionals.

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Carpet And Stains

Your vehicles carpet takes quite the beating, spills and stains are bound to happen. Headliners also gather mystery stains and dirt. Let the experts do the clean up and call McDowells today.

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Leather Repair

McDowells repairs scuffs, fading, cracks, large holes and foam deterioration. We also deep clean, then redye the area making it look like the problem never occurred.  

We specialize in:

  • Color Matching
  • Leather Care
  • Reconditioning 
  • Complete Seats

Vinyl Repair

Holes and scratches in steering wheels, dashes, door panels, seats, arm rests, center consoles and rear hatch compartment hard plastic are all repairable.  

We specialize in: 

  • Cuts
  • Holes 
  • Burns
  • Panel Replacement
  • Stitching
  • Cleaning

Fabric Repair

Have a cigarette burn or fabric fraying? Maybe a hole or two?  Whether it’s torn, ripped, burned or stained we can offer you superior results and consistent quality for a fraction of the price you would pay to replace it.

We specialize in: 

  • Sewing
  • Cigarette Burns 
  • Detailing
  • Foam Repair
  • Worn 
  • Pet Damage 

Katzkin Leather Conversions

  • Increases resale value
  • Easier clean up than fabric
  • Durable and long lasting
  • Comfort and style

McDowells auto interior professionals have been specially trained in installing Katzkin leather interior kits. Katzskin has been the leader in premium quality, tailor made leather interiors for over 30 years and adds significant resale value to your vehicle. With more than 120 colors and materials available, the easy to clean and durable Katzkin material should be a no brainer if you’re looking for an upgrade.

Seat Heaters

Seat heaters can make all the difference when the weather turns cooler. We recommend letting your car run for a few minutes before driving and clicking on the seat heaters at the same time. It will warm you up much faster than waiting on the vehicles system to generate heat. Feel cozy in your car with custom added seat heaters from McDowells.

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Dash And Door Repairs

Dashboard Repair

  • Cracking
  • Warping
  • Holes
  • Peeling
  • Shrinking
  • Full replacement

Dashboards can be more of a hassle then one would imagine. Cracks can occur from faulty manufacturing as well as warping and peeling. We can repair your damaged dashboard but also have the ability to do a full replacement if needed.

Door Panel Repair

  • Cracking
  • Holes
  • Arm rest damage
  • Scratches
  • Gouges

The panels on the inside of your vehicle are susceptible to all sorts of damage. These plastic panels can be on the doors, rear hatch, and back compartments of your car. We see all sorts of damage from skis and out door gear causing scratches and gouges to wearing material on the arm rest on your door. Our interior specialists have years of experience repairing these types of issues.

Steering Wheel Repair

  • Scratches
  • Tears
  • Holes
  • Recoloring
  • Leather/Vinyl/Rubber

Hold on tight! One thing that gets worn down easily in your vehicle is your steering wheel. Since there is no other option but to use it, it gets worn, torn, and scratched up. We care for leather, vinyl and rubber steering wheels and can spot fix the damaged areas as if the damage never happened.

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Carpet, Stains and Deodorization

Auto Carpet Repair

  • Stains
  • Holes
  • Full replacement
  • Heel pads

Many times the carpets in our vehicles get stained with red dye from children’s juice or coffee stains when we are in a rush. With sports gear, camping essentials, and other hefty items getting loaded in and out, we often see bike chain grease and holes from rough use. We can get the toughest stains out or do a full replacement of the carpet in your vehicle.


Do you smell that? Your passengers do. Keep the value of your car intact by eliminating odors that seem impossible to remove. We often handle pet odors, lingering cigarette smells, and even scents such as spilt milk can leave your nose twitching. Keep your car so fresh and so clean by using the deodorization specialists at McDowells.

Pet Damage Repair

We know how much you like to include your favorite furry friend in activities you do outside the house. Unfortunately they can cause damage such as scratches, tears, punctures and sometimes have accidents that leave a smell or stain. McDowells experts can fix these issues when you’re ready for resale or ready for a fresh look.

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Looking For Motorcycle, RV, or Boat Interior Repair?

Boat Repair

Stepping in and out of your boat, hauling water skiers or fishing gear, spilled drinks and sun damage can all lead to torn seats and damaged upholstery. From minor repairs to complete reupholstery, we will restore your boat to pristine condition.

Motorcycle Repair

McDowells repairs dents in motorcycle tanks and fenders. We also repair torn seats and reshape the contour for greater comfort. Saddlebags are our specialty so stop by and visit!

RV Repair

You enjoy being on the road, that’s what your RV was designed for. Through all of your adventures sometimes things get dinged, ripped or torn. Don’t let wears and tears devalue your RV. We offer complete upholstery services, linoleum repairs, and wood restoration. We have plenty of parking for your RV or fifth wheel trailer so come down and let us take a look.

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