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Recent Mechanic reviews in North West Melbourne

Highly recommend Terry .. amazing personality and very cooperative.. travelled almost 45mins , to fix my car outside business hours .. he went out of his way to help .. would definitely be contacting you again .. thank you so much again 😊

Need bullbar fited


Dion did a great job and went into great detail. He went well beyond my expectations and I was pleasantly surprised!

Mechanic Inspection on Car


Excellent service 👍

I need motorcycle mechanic services


Nick was very helpful and efficient, he came with all the tools required for the task, he arrived within an hour of posting! props to you, Nick!

4x4 to Winch out a car that is bogged


Very friendly and great service

Head unit and reverse camera installation


Good work and best

I need head unit installation


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What does a mechanic service usually include?

Mechanics are skilled in nearly all aspects of keeping your car maintained, serviced, and repaired, so it’s roadworthy and efficient to run. The exact process during your service will depend on how your mechanic prefers to work and the type of tasks they’re doing, like:

Minor service

This is the most basic engine service a mechanic provides, but it can make a huge difference in whether or not your car can operate efficiently. A minor service usually alternates with a major service, at around the 6-month mark. A mechanic near you can do minor services because your mechanic only needs a flat service to get the job done. They’ll unscrew the sump plug, allowing old oil to drain from your car. Then they’ll remove the old oil filter and replace with a new one that’s the right size for your vehicle. Your mechanic will dispose of your old filter and oil. They’ll also inspect other key components, like your battery, lights, air filters, and other fluids.

Log book servicing / major service

A major service or log book service involves a series of steps in line with your vehicle manufacturer’s service manual. It’ll include a combination of major and minor services, depending on the age of your car, or how many kilometres it’s travelled. Your service may include testing your lights, brakes, and battery. Then checking fluid levels, windscreen wipers, windows, mirrors, steering, suspension, radiator, fan belts, and tyre pressure. Finally, it may also include maintaining/replacing oil filters, hoses, belts, tyres, and wheel alignment. Your mechanic will finish off by stamping your logbook to record the services completed, which can help maintain your car’s resale value.

Roadworthy certificate or pink slip

A roadworthy certificate or pink slip is a specific vehicle check that’s conducted to ensure your car is in a roadworthy condition and can be operated safely. In some states, it’s required when selling a car or may be required each year to confirm your vehicle is safe for registration purposes. A mechanic will check off a list of predetermined items to verify that your car meets a minimum safety standard set out by your state government. They’ll focus on safety, checking things like tyres, brakes, steering, suspension, rust or damage, seatbelts, windows, lights, and your windscreen.

Major and minor repairs

Sometimes your car might need a little extra attention if you’ve had an accident, broken down, or your drive feels a bit different to normal. A car mechanic can perform minor and major repairs on most vehicles. They’ll use diagnostic equipment to locate the issue and decide on a course of action to get your car back on the road. If they don’t have the necessary spare parts, they may need to order them to finish off your repair and replace any faulty parts. Note that a mechanic service is usually limited to your car’s engine and electrics. It’s best to speak to a panel beater if you also have external body damage. 

Recent Mechanic tasks in North West Melbourne

Install head unit Suzuki


Oak Park VIC, Australia

14th Jul 2024

Need someone to take out my broken car audio head unit and replace it with a new one that I have . The replacement head unit is the exact same one that is already installed. A clarion. I pressed to hard on the screen and it cracked that’s why I’m replacing it. My car is a Suzuki swift.

Replace head unit and reverse camera for Honda jazz 2012


Gisborne VIC, Australia

8th Jul 2024

Remove old head unit and replace with the new one I have. It’s an android/ apple play. With reverse camera and steering wheel control all parts are included. For a Honda Jazz 2012 in Gisborne, vic 3437

Awesome work. Effortlessly executed! Great job

I need a mechanic to check a car before buying it. Altona meadows


Altona Meadows VIC 3028, Australia

28th Jun 2024

I need a mechanic to help me check a car before buying it.

The best mechanic ever! Honest and trustworthy!

Looking for a good mechanic


Craigieburn VIC, Australia

27th Jun 2024

Looking for a good mechanic that I could trust and know what he is doing like in servicing a car and repairing if something is missing looking for an honest mechanic I’m putting 10 as price just to find one

Replace Car Window


Airport West VIC, Australia

22nd Jun 2024

I need my back window replaced for my Mazda Cx-30

Mechanic to do a pre purchase car inspection


Broadmeadows VIC, Australia

21st Jun 2024

I am looking to purchase a car and because it was a repairable write off and it's a private sale I wish to make sure it's ok to buy. It has a RWC and VIV done.

Adam was very thorough and helpful and gave me peace of mind buying the car. I would highly recommend him.

Car mechanic need power steering pump changed


Avondale Heights VIC, Australia

21st Jun 2024

I have a power steering pump for my Holden Colorado need the old one taken out and new one installed

Come on time Knows how to fix what’s wrong with the car Was very helpful Highly recommend for any of your car worries Would definitely use again

Motorcycle mechanic


Sunbury VIC, Australia

15th Jun 2024

I’m sure you’ve seen my ad about my zx6r Need battery charge / change Brake bleed Oil / coolant refill Throttle will need to be re glued

Was awesome definitely recommend

Replace oil cooler - Jeep Cherokee KL 3.2 petrol


Strathmore VIC, Australia

4th Jun 2024

Need to replace the oil cooler. Has been diagnosed by mycar, engine washed and the valley is full of oil. Keen for a 2nd hand part or economical replacement to get the car ready to sell. Located in Strathmore, but can bring car to you if that suits and not too far.

Need mechanic ford territory


Fawkner VIC 3060, Australia

30th May 2024

Car not starting. We tried fixing it. I think theres an issue with the fuel line or maybe elctrical. Its a Ford territory 2014

Car head unit


Craigieburn VIC, Australia

24th May 2024

Removed old unit in my merc and have new android unit to install with camera etc it’s a android large screen but need it done today preferably

Bull bar fit


Somerton VIC, Australia

17th May 2024

need to fit bull bar for nissan nevara 2018, i have used bull bar and brackets.

Head unit for 2013 Mitsubishi Mirage


Mickleham VIC, Australia

7th May 2024

I am looking at fitting a head unit with Apple CarPlay and reverse camera for a 2013 Mitsubishi Mirage.

Reverse camera head unit installation


Kalkallo VIC, Australia

4th May 2024

I need someone to install a head unti with Apple carplay and reverse camera for Holden cruze. Attached is my current unit picture that needs replaced , if you can get device with invoice and install, that will great

Mechanical Repairs Needed


Tullamarine VIC, Australia

4th May 2024

Engine light : code P2463 Insufficient DPF regeneration, faulty pressure sensor and/or faulty hydrocarbon injector. Engine sump pan leaking, requires resealing prior to service being completed. ( need to drain oil, remove sump, clean surfaces, refit and seal cleaned sump pan onto cleaned engine block. Needs to be done to manufacturer specifications)

Car mechanic


Mickleham VIC, Australia

2nd May 2024

The yellow wire beneath the passenger seat in my Toyota Yaris Cross Hybrid 2024 was chewed by my dog, causing the airbag system to malfunction. Is there anyone who can repair this issue?

Car oil leak inspection/fix


Craigieburn VIC, Australia

10th Mar 2024

2015 Volkswagen tiguan is leaking black/brown fluid. Also got a check coolant levels warning light. Need someone to quote me on a fix, or if you know what the issue is please make an offer.

Thanks David! Nice bloke

Mechanic - Starter Motor Replacement


Sunbury VIC, Australia

9th Mar 2024

Need starter motor replaced on Toyota Hilux (2005 model) Job needs to be done in Sunbury Require asap

Thanks so much Adam, very friendly, easy to communicayte with and fantastic work

Replace timing belt and pump.


Glenroy VIC, Australia

1st Mar 2024

I have the parts. Just need the labor done.

Amazing service. Super professional highly recommended.

Mechanic ,Remove and replace Starter motor


Tullamarine VIC 3043, Australia

14th Feb 2024

Need starter motor removed and replaced on a holden 2010 wm caprice l have gotten the starter disconnected but can't get it out as exhaust/cat is in the way

Great guy knows what he doing ,quick at his job ,on time will definitely be using him from now on