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Recent Mechanic reviews in Richmond Tweed

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Mechanical diagnosis.

$150

Amazing job. Very efficient and great communication.

Car head unit installation

$100

Great service

Oil drain in car & check to see if oil leaked into other areas

$111

Awesome bloke . Did a great job .

I need head unit installation

$150

Excellent workmanship

I need motorcycle mechanic services

$350

Great communication, lovely to deal with, very efficient. Will definitely use Donald again.

Get motorbike to mechanic

$50

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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 Richmond Tweed

Diesel mechanic to fix fuel issue in d40

$50

Casino NSW, Australia

7th Apr 2024

need a diesel mechanic to sort out my d40. the issue is between the fuel tank and the fuel filter. the ute is located just outside of casino. there are 2 other small issues however the fuel line issue is the main priority. $50 for travel time. i need this task completed today. Some tools are available however having your own tools would be easier. hourly rate is extremely negotiable

Diesel 4x4 mechanic with tools, I have parts I need to be fitted

$500

Broken Head NSW 2481, Australia

6th Apr 2024

2001 Holden rodeo 4jb1t I need to replace; glow plugs, thermostat, lower sump gasket, 4x wheel bearings and a service and general check over the vehicle while we're there, I would like to change all the fluids as well I'm looking for a local with a workshop and some knowledge to help me do these things, I know some things but want to make sure I do everything right and some help from someone who has done it before would be great as well as any tools we will need

Need engine installed into R33 skyline JDM mechanic

$1,500

Tweed Heads NSW, Australia

17th Mar 2024

I have a r33 skyline have removed the engine and had it rebuilt now need engine installed asap missing a few bolts so will need help finding the bolts happy to pay extra for the extra bits required price is for labour to install the engine just need advice and your skill to put it back in will need a bit more enforcing as the engine has been worked

Diesel mechanic

$250

Mullumbimby NSW, Australia

27th Feb 2024

small 4 c diesel engine not starting presume fuel supply issue need machine to start

Looking for a Scooter Mechanic

$65

Byron Bay NSW, Australia

1st Feb 2024

Vespa scooter not starting. Requesting a mechanic that can come to my house and fix - Due date: Flexible

Ben is an amazing mechanic that came and fixed my Vespa asap. I can’t recommend him enough and will be suggesting him to anyone that needs repairs in the future. Thanks Ben your a star

Mechanic to fit Pitman Bar Hilux 2003

$150

Casuarina NSW, Australia

16th Jan 2024

Fit Pitman Bar to Hilux 2003 part supplied - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 19 January 2024

Mechanic radiator water down reservoir up

$50

Tweed Heads NSW, Australia

14th Dec 2023

hey there, My car (pathfinder 2003) has presented no issues so far but in a regular check up Ive noticed the radiator water down and the coolant reservoir almost 3/4 full. I filled up the radiator, added about 600ml of water and did a little mark in reservoir. I made a 45 min drive. got to destination and there was no change in water levels or reservoir but there was a small difference in the water a day after (About 2 tblsp less, I Can still see the green neon watr there) I need to drive to sydney for a job and want to know if i can proceed to do so, please let me know how you could help, thanks - Due date: Before Wednesday, 20 December 2023

Oil and filter change

$150

Tweed Heads NSW, Australia

7th Dec 2023

Need a service done on 2015 CRV Oil and Filter change - Due date: Flexible

Car aircon regas

$300

Mullumbimby NSW, Australia

6th Dec 2023

My car’s aircon doesn’t work, the fan belt does so I’m certain it just needs a refill of gas. - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 8 December 2023

Install after market head unit (Sony) into a Pajero 2010

$200

Bangalow NSW, Australia

23rd Nov 2023

Job area: Byron Bay Install after market head unit, + rear camera and steering wheel controls connection - Due date: Before Thursday, 7 December 2023

Tow Small 4x4 from Suffolk Park to Lismore Mechanic

$150

Suffolk Park NSW 2481, Australia

16th Nov 2023

Tow vehicle to Lismore Mechanic

AirPlay/ head unit installed in car

$100

Murwillumbah NSW 2484, Australia

2nd Nov 2023

Looking for someone to install a new Head unit/ android CarPlay for BMW X5 Wires already run making it plug and play!

Super lovely and efficient!

Mechanical work

$1,250

Ballina NSW, Australia

24th Oct 2023

Repairs for roadworthy Mitsubishi Magna. Front and rear rocker cover gaskets (have gaskets) Distributor oil ring Rear upper and lower trailing arm bushes (can obtain complete genuine upper trailing arm). Globe rear tail light and silastic to hold globe mount in. Centre muffler repair or replace. Plus Blue Slip.

Mechanic to change Suzuki Grand Vitara water pump and timing chain

$200

New Brighton NSW, Australia

24th Oct 2023

I own a 2004 Suzuki Vitara (2.5L H25A engine) which needs its timing chain and water pump replaced. I own the parts required but need the work to be completed for me. I'm based out of New Brighton NSW, but can bring the car somewhere nearby if necessary. I am flexible with days and times. - Due date: Flexible

Dmitry was fantastic, I couldn't recommend him more! He was very knowledgeable, punctual, and happy to help. The job was completed to a very high standard.

Timing belt replacement vw polo

$800

East Ballina NSW, Australia

12th Oct 2023

I need a timing belt replacement for a 2002 VW polo I can travel to you if you are near the East Ballina Area. 2478 NSW. Please provide quote. Thank You - Due date: Flexible

A mechanic to come view 2nd hand car with me before I purchase it

$100

Lennox Head NSW, Australia

4th Oct 2023

I need a mechanic to come and inspect a 2nd hand car to check it is a good purchase - rust, suspension, tires, breaks, engine, road worthy cert - Due date: Before Monday, 16 October 2023

Car Inspection - Mechanic check

$80

Ballina NSW 2478, Australia

20th Aug 2023

I need a Mechanic to check a car cause i want to buy it - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, 20 August 2023

Tow bar Installation Nissan Xtrail

$60

South Tweed NSW, Australia

29th Jul 2023

Hi there, can someone please help me to put tow bar under Nissan xtrail 2015 - Due date: Flexible

Mechanic Mitsubishi Express

$500

Byron Bay NSW, Australia

28th Jul 2023

Car broken down in Byron bay need it fixed ASAP most likely fuel pump or fuel injectors. - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 28 July 2023

Auto electrician head unit install

$100

Ballina NSW, Australia

20th Jul 2023

I have bought a head unit with reversing camera online and need it installed in my Uber Carshare vehicle. - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 28 July 2023