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Conveniently located on First Street in Nuriootpa 5355, Barossa Auto Care offer engine service and tune up, brakes, suspension, air conditioning service and repair, gearboxes, exhausts and the best general car servicing.
3 First Street, Nuriootpa SA 5355
Geoff Perry Motors Pty Ltd is based in Ringwood, VIC and specialises in Auto Electrical, Auto Electrical Repairs, and Auto Repairs.
21 Oban Road, Ringwood VIC 3134
Medlyn`s Auto Services is based in Parkes, NSW and specialises in Auto Air Conditioning Repair and Installation, Auto Repairs, and Brake Repairs.
126 Clarinda Street, Parkes NSW 2870
Hollydeen Motors take great pride in offering their clients personalised, and friendly service at all times.
14 Common Rd, Muswellbrook NSW 2333
B.R & K.S Burn specialises in Auto Electrical, Auto Repairs, and Brake Repairs and is located in Canowindra, NSW.
Cnr Belmore & Ferguson Streets, Canowindra NSW 2804
Your vehicle is your pride and joy so bring it to the best place in Hervey Bay for mechanical and auto electrical repairs and servicing.
20 Pialba Rd, Torquay QLD 4655
Also Services: Torquay
Engine replacement, rebuilding and reconditioning. ARC approved car air conditioning. General car service repairs at Salisbury Plain car service The Original Engine Bay.
49 Saints Road, Salisbury Plain SA 5109
Need a Roadworthy Certificate or Car service? WE COME TO YOU!! Cars, Trailers, Bikes and Caravans
3/3 Bronwyn Street, Caloundra West QLD 4551
Also Services: Caloundra West
Tyres,Wheel Alignments,Pink-Green & Blue Slips,All Mechanical repairs. Over 75yrs combined experience in the automotive & tyre industry. We are your local '1-STOP-SHOP'.
577 Botany Rd, Rosebery NSW 2018
If you are looking for an Automotive Technician or car service workshop who are happy to go that little bit further in caring for your car, then look no further than Terry and the service team at Bunbury Automotive.
9 Zaknic Pl, Bunbury WA 6230
Also Services: Bunbury
Specialising in Auto Repairs, Servicing, and Tyre Repairs, Hicks Automotive & Exhaust Centre is located in Lithgow, NSW.
145 Mort Street, Lithgow NSW 2790
Mercedes specialist Eastern Suburbs Sydney. BMW specialist Eastern Suburbs Sydney Mercedes service Eastern Suburbs Sydney Also servicing Audi & VW European car mechanic Eastern Suburbs Sydney Pink Slip, Rego check Woolloomooloo Mechanic Eastern Suburbs Sydney
104 Bourke St, Woolloomooloo NSW 2011
Also Services: Woolloomooloo
Specialising in Auto Air Conditioning Repair and Installation, Auto Electrical, and Auto Repairs, Autofix Mechanical Repairs is located in Kelmscott, WA.
31 Owen Road, Kelmscott WA 6111
Car Service and Repair experts in West End, Brisbane.
1/26 Bailey Street, West End QLD 4101
Specialising in Auto Electrical, Auto Repairs, and Car Brakes & Clutch, Authorised Service Centre Kawana is located in Warana Beach, QLD.
16 Tandem Ave, Warana Beach QLD 4575
V & T Motors specialises in Auto Air Conditioning Repair and Installation, Auto Electrical, and Auto Electrical Repairs and is located in Lonsdale, SA.
90 O`Sullivan Beach Road, Lonsdale SA 5160
Yarra Glen Automotive repairs is based in Yarra Glen, VIC and specialises in Auto Repairs, Brake Repairs, and Car Tyres.
4/1 Armstrong Gr, Yarra Glen VIC 3775
Also Services: Yarra Glen


Service and maintenance is a major part of a mechanic's job, and all machines need servicing throughout their lifespan. Correct service can keep your vehicle performing properly and avoid malfunction, so it's important to pay attention to vehicle service.

There is a wide range of mechanics out there for different vehicles, such as the following:

  • Car Service
  • Mobile Mechanic
  • Fuel Injection
  • Motorcycle Service
  • Wheel Alignment
  • Truck Service

Most service is cost-effective and involves basic things like oil and filter changes and preventative maintenance. A good maintenance schedule is imperative, and occasionally, you will have to perform a major service and replace crucial moving parts. Take the time to browse our pages dedicated to service and discover all you need to know about maintenance and service.

Do I Really Need To Service My Vehicle?

Performing regular service and maintenance is essential for the longevity and reliability of your vehicle. Many people neglect servicing their vehicle properly because of the up-front expense of regular servicing, and even over a period of years, your vehicle may run without a serious service.

However, the damage you could be doing to your vehicle will show in the years to come, and what should have been a $100-200 expense every once in a while may now cost you thousands all at once in the event of major repair work. You may find the vehicle never fully returns to its proper state.

Oil and fluids are your vehicle's lifeblood, and proper servicing will have your car performing better, returning better economy (saving you further money) and running for longer. That is not mention reliability issues and roadworthiness. Work out a servicing schedule, and plan to service your vehicle as an essential point of ownership.

How Often Should I Go For A Service?

Usually, your manufacturer will recommend a guideline for servicing. Always follow your manufacturer instructions to guarantee proper performance. However, there is a common sense element to the frequency you need to service a vehicle.

If you are planning a long trip, or your vehicle is under constant, heavy use, consider adding an additional service. If you notice something strange about your vehicle, have a mechanic check it out and fix any problems before they can do further damage. For most average cars, a service should be performed every six months or 10,000km - whichever comes first. However, this can change under heavy city driving or extreme conditions.

For trucks, motorcycles and other vehicles, the amount of servicing you need to perform can differ on application. A motorcycle used twice every six months will need a different service schedule than a daily commuter, and likewise for different commercial applications for trucks. Speak to a professional mechanic about the amount of servicing your vehicle requires.

How Do I Know Which Mechanic I Need?

Unless you know how to diagnose a vehicle's condition, sometimes it can be hard to understand which type of mechanic you need. Even a standard mechanic may go under different names (motor mechanic, auto mechanic, automotive technician), so it can be difficult to know who is the right mechanic for you.

First, if you are unsure of the problem, a standard motor mechanic should at least be able to diagnose the problem for you. In some cases, they will have to do some work on the vehicle to rule out problems and make a correct diagnosis. Most mechanics will do their best to fix the car for you as quickly and easily as possible. If you are not happy with the quotes or service, use our directory to find a mechanic that suits you.

Ask your mechanic if any parts need to be sent away during repair. For example, a radiator or electrical problem with the vehicle may involve components being sent away. This will normally come at an additional charge, and if you can identify what needs to be fixed before work commences, it may save you money to go directly to a specialist. If you can identify problems or symptoms, you may even be able to gain information over the phone.

It's not always easy choosing the right mechanic, but that is why we are here to help. Most mechanics will do their best to help you with your vehicle and get you back on the road as soon as possible. Search our directory listings to find mechanics that will provide you with top quality service.