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Detroit Auto Electric is southeast Michigan’s leading trailer repair shop. With over 40 years of experience making heavy duty truck and trailer repairs and maintaining the largest fleets in the state, we have the equipment and know how to keep your trailer in great shape.


We use the best fleet maintenance software in the industry along with advanced computer diagnostic systems to provide you with detailed vehicle reports, quality repairs and fast service for any size trailers.


You can count on us for your trailer repairs:

  • We have one of the largest and cleanest shops around to fix your trailer in-house.
  • Use the latest equipment, the best fleet maintenance software and are experts at electrical repairs.
  • Specialize in trailer repairs - no matter how big or complicated – we will find a way to fix it the right way.


At Detroit Auto Electric we won’t fix something that’s not broken – that’s our promise.




Keeping your trailer on the road means more cash in hand for your business. Detroit Auto Electric specializes in small and large trailer maintenance and repairs:

  • Heavy duty trailer repairs
  • Electrical
  • Lighting
  • Air brakes
  • Trailer door repair
  • Suspension
  • Side panels
  • Alignment
  • Landing gear
  • DOT inspections
  • Preventative Maintenance Program


Contact us today at 248-543-8805 to see what we can do for you.



Tractor Trailer

Fleet Management and Preventative Maintenance Program

Detroit Auto Electric Fleet Management and Preventative Maintenance Program is designed to keep your trailer up to date on routine inspections and maintenance. We can create a custom maintenance program based on your needs to keep your trailer in the best condition and we will remind you about scheduled service.


Our preventative maintenance program can be customized to as many miles you prefer or by date and we keep a detailed history on your trailer maintenance and repairs.



Advanced Fleet Maintenance Software

Detroit Auto Electric can give you real-time information on how much it costs per mile to run your trailer along with detailed, cumulative and yearly costs for brakes, inspections and other related expenses.


We use the industry leader in fleet maintenance software to help you maximize profits and analyze the costs from running your trailer.


Our system keeps a complete and detailed history on your trailer, including a permanent record of everything from the largest to smallest matters related to your trailer repairs and performance. Your trailer’s detailed reports are always at all of our mechanics fingertips, no matter which one of our qualified mechanics is working on your trailer, to give you high quality repairs quickly at a fair price.

Quality Repairs by ASE Certified Mechanics

We build long term relationships with our clients built on trust and honesty. Many of our staff have been with us for several years – some for over 20 years. We treat our employees right and we will treat you and your trailer right too.


All of the mechanics at Detroit Auto Electric are ASE Certified and go through continuing education programs on a regular basis. And we have the knowledge and equipment to provide high quality repairs and quick turnaround, so your trailer is back on the road fast.


We only use premium products only in all of our repairs – including OEM parts in all of our work.


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