Three generations of Colton Technicians ​


Colton’s Garage is a family owned and operated business, for more than 45 years. It was founded in 1974 by current owner’s grandfather, Howard Colton. Together with his Son, Frank Colton, Howard proudly ran his business until 1986. At this point, ownership changed as Frank Colton took over the family business. Jeff Colton is the current owner and took over the business in 2016.

Jeff is committed to honest advice, great customer service and quality workmanship. We understand our customers’ needs and provide advice and service specialized to you, your vehicle and budget.

We stand behind everything we do with a Nationwide Warranty, supported by a network of independent repair shops across North America.

Jeff Colton, Owner

Certified 310s , ASE Certified Master Tech

I`m living the dream

''It`s always been my dream to operate Colton`s Garage just like my Dad and my Grandpa . This is Just a dream come true for me ''


Jeff started his apprenticeship at the age of 16 and was a licensed technician by 20 . Jeff never misses a training coarse , he seeks out the best training available  to make him and his staff as current as possible with the ever changing automobile. He holds many training certifications from CARQUEST, Napa, Auto Aide, Lindertech, and hopes to soon attend Vision Training Expo in Kansa City. Jeff`s passion and dedication for his work was recognized my Cars Magazine in 2017, when he placed 2nd in the Canadian Technician Of The Year Award.  This recognition has lead to publishing an article, in the magazine, in November of 2018.  Further to his education, Jeff has obtained his ASE Master Technician Certification, the highest rank possible in the Automotive Industry. " I want my customers to feel they are getting good value for their money, Continual training and upgrading is the key to keeping up with the Automotive Industry.''   

MEET OUR TEAM


Frank Colton, Shop Foreman

Franks experience collected  from his 44 years in the trade has not only proven to put him in the top of the industry as a technician but also made him a excellent mentor for Jeff , Ethan ,  and Nate during their  apprenticeships. Frank has obtained many training certifications over the years,  proving that he has always been a believer in training and being the best technician he could be for his customers ,   

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Ethan Shipston, Technician

Ethan holds training certifications from CARQUEST , Napa , Raybestos , and Auto Aide. He has earned ASE certifications and will be writing his Red Seal October 2018 , Ethan`s quality workmanship and hard work ethic   makes him a excellent technician and valuable member of the Colton`s Garage Team.  

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Nate Ferris, Apprentice

Nate holds training certifications from CARQUEST ,  Napa , Raybestos and Auto Aide . Nate is scheduled to attend his first level trade school in 2019 . Nates attention to detail creates quality work every time . His work ethic and desire to learn make him a valuable member of the Colton`s Garage Team .

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Robert Flear, Apprentice


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Jolanda Merkley, Service Manager


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