Tim Simard


Tim has 16 years experience in all aspects of auto repair but specializes in Volvos. He comes from a well-respected independent Volvo auto repair shop (Gary Rondeau’s Automotive) where he played a key role in bringing in the latest factory Volvo diagnostics. He has many years of experience with the Volvo diagnostic and software.  He has an Associate in Science in Automotive Technology and is an ASE certified master technician.

Tim is a family man and when he is not at the shop he is spending his time with his wife and 2 boys. His interests are hiking, biking, fishing, and camping.



Ken Roberts


Ken opened this auto repair shop specializing in Volvos in 1980.  He started at the Volvo dealership and worked there for 15 years prior to opening the shop.  Not only is he an expert with old Volvos, he works on the newer ones as well.  Ken is a native to the Newburyport area and has gained full respect with others in the industry.  Most importantly of all, he has gained respect with his customers that he has maintained over the past 40 years.

If Ken is not at the shop he is either at the lake, enjoying time with his grandkids, or down south for a well-deserved vacation, all while Tim and Brian are at the shop providing the quality service that his customers are accustomed to.



Brian Burby


Brian has been at Ken’s Haus Auto Repair for more than 16 years, with over 15 years experience prior to joining the shop.  He brings a great amount of experience in auto repair and is well known for his customer service.  He is dedicated and loyal to the customers and vehicles he works on.  Brian has a lot of experience, not just on Volvos but other makes and models too.

He is a saltwater fishing expert and enjoys time on the ocean.


Kens Haus, LLC

69 Storey Ave

Newburyport, MA  01950

Tel. # 978-465-0609


Email:  kenshaus@gmail.com


Monday- Thursday 7:30AM- 4:30PM

Friday 7:30AM-4PM

CLOSED: Satruday and Sunday