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What does an auto electrician do?

Warning lights on your dash or flickering headlights may indicate an electrical issue, or perhaps your car just won’t start. Fortunately, many auto-electricians offer a mobile service to ensure you’re not left stranded on the side of the road if something unexpected happens. 

Here are some common issues that your auto electrician can help with:

Engine electrics and brakes

It’s important to act on any warning lights on your dash, especially your anti-lock braking system (ABS) to fix any issues before they become unsafe. Firstly, your auto electrician will use a diagnostics machine to review the health of your battery, alternator, and starter motor. 

A flat battery can be the cause of many electrical issues but fortunately, they’re easily replaced. However, if your battery isn’t holding charge, your auto electrician will consider whether the alternator (which charges the battery when the car is running) is working. The starter motor may be the problem if your car won’t start, and this can either be repaired or replaced. An auto electrician can complete checks on fuel pumps and your electronic fuel injection (EFI) system to repair or improve your car’s engine. 

Car electrics

Having trouble with car electrics such as central locking, cruise control, windscreen wipers, power windows and mirrors? Your local auto electrician will check for blown fuses or short circuits to isolate and fix the problem.

Lighting systems

Functioning lighting systems are required for safety and legal reasons, so it’s important to have any issues fixed quickly. Lighting issues are often associated with the battery and alternator. 

Car security systems

Keep your vehicle safe and secure with a car alarm and immobiliser installed by a qualified auto electrician. An alarm acts as a deterrent to car thieves and an immobiliser ensures the engine won’t start if entry is gained to the vehicle. Plus, installing a dash cam and reversing camera is another smart safety and security measure.

Emergency roadside assistance

If you find yourself stranded with a car that won’t start, a mobile automotive electrician near you can help you get back on the road sooner. Their vehicle is fully-equipped with the necessary tools to diagnose the problem, so they can repair many issues on the spot. For any complex problems, you’ll need to arrange a tow truck to take your car to a safe location for further work.

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I need dash cam installation


Edmonton QLD, Australia

12th Feb 2021

I have a 70mai A800 dash cam to install in a Nissan Navara (2010 D40). I would like to have the power connection done behind the dash so there is no need to have cables connecting to the cigarette lighter. If possible I would like to have 2 usb connections so I can possible add my gps to it later.

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Earlville QLD, Australia

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Just purchased a toyota yaris 2007 sedan and the keyless entry doesn’t work so need someone to install a new system . I will purchase the system just need it installed.

I need headlight bulb replacement


Cairns City QLD, Australia

8th Oct 2020

Headlamp and fog light in a Subaru outback

I need alternator replacement


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9th Sep 2020

Alternater for a Nissan navara

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Cairns QLD 4870, Australia

18th May 2020

need battery replacement.

Dash Cam Installation


Cairns QLD, Australia

21st Mar 2020

Front and rear dash cam to be installed using a hard wire kit. All products have been purchased already, just require installation

Supply and fit two new headlights in Prado


Whitfield QLD, Australia

11th Dec 2019

5 year old Prado. One headlight gone. Want to replace both as other will go soon!

Rewire my electric razor 300 scooter


Holloways Beach QLD, Australia

1st Feb 2021

I want to change my 24 volt scooter to 36 volt which means adding a third battery and a 36 volt control box. Parts supplied by me and you will need a knowledge base of electric currents and converting power increases with out blowing all the circuitry

I need dash cam installation


Cairns QLD, Australia

17th Nov 2020

I am?looking the person can install Dad can in my car

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Cairns City QLD 4870, Australia

23rd Sep 2020

Hyundai Accent 2016 need the reverse camera installation

Soldering Battery connectors on cables


Cairns QLD, Australia

20th Jun 2020

Burnt out connection on a battery system which still functions. Need to replace connection with something like a micro Anderson 30amp plug or similar. Easy for an electrical person with prior knowledge of battery safety and soldering iron and/or crimping equipment etc Better if you have such connectors already in your possession.

I need light bar installation. wiring only!


Kewarra Beach QLD 4879, Australia

4th May 2020

My light bar has been installed already I just need it wired up to the car? It a Mitsubishi ASX.

I need reversing camera installation


Cairns North QLD 4870, Australia

14th Mar 2020

Just purchased areverse camera and it needs be installed in to my car.

I need mobile auto electrician


Mount Sheridan QLD, Australia

22nd Mar 2021

My dog chewed the brake like on my caravan so I need a new line run. There are to lines but only one needs replacing. Don't want joiners.

Auto electric or car smart person


Cairns QLD, Australia

13th Jan 2021

Need someone to fix my window in my Ford falcon forte 03 model as it’s perminantly down, have dismantled my door and tried to diagnose problem with friend. I think it may be a fuse wire thing & it should be easy fix. Don’t need help assembling the door either. Just some quick help to get my window back up.

I need dash cam installation


Cairns North QLD, Australia

16th Nov 2020

I need a dash cam and camera installed I have the gps and camera

I need auto electrician services


Redlynch QLD 4870, Australia

13th Sep 2020

2002 A4 B6 Audi engine immobiliser blocked. Vag Com Code 1570 Engine starts and stops within 2 seconds. New key battery car battery full charge. Locksmith says key chip is Ok. Ignition transponder coil resistance seems Ok. Anyway that the immobiliser can be taken out of the system .

LED bar and reverse camera installation


Wongaling Beach QLD, Australia

15th Jun 2020

Want to install LED bar and reverse camera on our Mitsubishi Challanger 2010

Auto electronic help


Cairns QLD, Australia

27th Apr 2020

I have an airbag light on on my car and need it gone to pass rwc, and believe I just need my computer system reset. I had a few other electronic faults with it that were resolved by simply running my finger across the fuze box. If work needs done I'm willing to offer further compensation approximately $200 is my budget.

Cheap autoelectrican for car window


Earlville QLD, Australia

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Right rear passenger car window will only go down but won’t go up. Need help and urgently fixed.