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What does a car service include?

As a general rule, your car will likely need to be serviced every 6-12 months, depending on the manufacturer’s recommendations. The exact inclusions of your car service and mobile car service will vary depending on how much work is needed on your car. Some of the popular car services you can book on Airtasker include:

Oil and oil filter change

An oil and oil filter change will help your car run smoothly and increase fuel efficiency. It’s one of the most important parts of a service and should be included in both minor and major services. Your mechanic will find the oil drain plug, loosen and unscrew it, and carefully allow the old oil to drain into a pan. Then they’ll replace and tighten the plug before removing and replacing the filter. Finally, they’ll fill up with fresh oil up to the “full” mark on the dipstick.

Car minor service

A minor service is also known as an interim or basic service. It focuses on changing and topping up fluids and inspecting a number of components for wear and tear. A minor service includes an oil and filter change; an under-body and under-bonnet inspection; a top-up of all key fluids in the engine, including washer fluid, brake fluid, antifreeze, and steering fluid; and a check of up to 35 key components, such as lights, tyres, and brakes. Most mechanics will also check the manufacturer guidelines and recommend any additional work your car may need.

Car major service

A major service includes all the basic services described above, but will also include an inspection of an additional 15-30 car components to ensure that your vehicle is in the best condition possible. These components can include wheel bearings, shock absorbers, and the air conditioning system. Any parts that need extra work or replacement, such as car batteries or windscreens, will be billed as extra.

Model-specific services

If you’re enthusiastic about cars, it might be a good idea to book a mechanic who specialises in your car’s make and model. You can book in a car service with a mechanic who specialises in BMW Servicing, Ford Servicing, Holden Servicing, Honda Servicing, Hyundai Servicing, Mazda Servicing, Mercedes Benz Servicing, Nissan Servicing, Peugeot Servicing, Subaru Servicing, Toyota Servicing, and Volkswagen Servicing. They’ll be familiar with the common issues that are likely to come up and will have specific parts available on-hand in case you need a replacement or repair.

Recent Car Service tasks in Ballarat

Supply and fit a light weight tow bar to my 2005 Ford Mondeo petrl

$700

Sebastopol VIC 3356, Australia

10th Jul 2022

2005 Mondeo wagon petrol only wanting to tow a 6x4 trailer - Due date: Flexible

Ford Territory - Starting Issue

$150

Sebastopol VIC, Australia

13th Jun 2022

Ford territory requires the relay plug replaced. - Due date: Before Tuesday, 14 June 2022

Car speakers installed ford fg xr6

$100

Ballarat Central VIC 3350, Australia

19th Feb 2022

X2 car speakers installed in my ford FG xr6 - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 19th Feb 2022

Great service, good quality work and very helpful and great knowledge, speakers sound awesome

Toyota Tarago immobilizer engine malfunction

$300

Avoca VIC, Australia

23rd Sep 2021

Computer is not reading my key. Change battery in key but won't turn over

On site service of Holden 186 red motor

$200

Glenlyon VIC 3461, Australia

21st Feb 2021

Holden red (186/179) motor needs "100k service" Rocker cover and exhaust gaskets (got them) replaced. Choke cable replaced. General tune up. Need her to start easy and run smoothe. Anytime soonish!

Brake lights don’t work Ford terry

$50

Ballarat VIC, Australia

20th Sep 2020

After towing a caravan blinkers and brakes stopped blinkers fixed fuse but can not locate problem for the brakes

Need a car Mazda mechanic

$300

Ballarat VIC, Australia

8th Jun 2020

Mazda 2 2005 I’ve noticed there’s 2 warning lights while driving 1. engine light 2. AT ( Transaxle warning light ) In addition to above, I also need a basic car service to be sure everything is safe.

Car service

$100

Lucas VIC 3350, Australia

9th Jul 2022

Car won't start. Jist need someone to have a look at it - Due date: Before Sunday, 10 July 2022

Bleed brakes on VR Holden Ute

$50

Alfredton VIC, Australia

26th Apr 2022

Brake pedal soft so brakes need to be bleed.

New Sony head unit installation on Audi A3

$145

Ballarat VIC, Australia

18th Dec 2021

Need to install new Sony 10” head unit and reverse cam to 2010 Audi A3 . All standard parts provided 1 new Sony head unit 2 harnesses (as prescribed for AUDI) Need it installed at Chadstone by an auto mechanic who can bring their own appropriate tools.

I need BMW service

$150

Victoria, Australia

10th Aug 2021

Car: 2000 BMW 318ti (Hatchback) Job: - 1 ball joint replacement - 2 bushes replacement - 1 tie rod end replacement I have all the parts ready to go! I just don't have the time nor the tools to get this done. Please note a BMW ball joint press would be required for this job. Happy to bring the car to you if not too far!

Check car Nissan Dualis 09

$1,234

Smythes Creek VIC 3351, Australia

26th Nov 2020

Engine light came off. Discovered leaking oil. I need to know if the damage is severe.

Honda crv clutch replacement

$250

Scarsdale VIC, Australia

10th Sep 2020

1997 honda crv needs a new clutch replaced. Have clutch ,pressure plate to be fitted. Offer is for labour only. Car can be worked on at my house

Need to fix the reverse camera in car toyota camry 2005 model

$50

Bonshaw VIC, Australia

18th Jul 2022

need to fix the reverse camera in my friends car toyota camry 2005 model model of player is sony I have one reverse camera in the car but not sure it has wire connection till front end. He bought as a second hand car. - Due date: Before Monday, 25 July 2022

Car service

$200

Maryborough VIC, Australia

5th Jul 2022

Just brought a 1990s Ford Laser Ghia and wanting a service - Due date: Flexible

First logbook service (1000km) on 125 Honda.

$1,234

Mount Pleasant VIC, Australia

22nd Apr 2022

First logbook service on 125 Honda - Due date: Flexible

Parking sensors fitted to Suzuki Swift 2019 and Mitsubishi ASX 2016

$350

Ballarat VIC, Australia

21st Nov 2021

New parking sensor supplied and fitted to 2 vehicles. Suzuki Swift 2019, to rear. Mitsubishi ASX 2016 to front. - Due date: Before Friday, 3rd Dec 2021

Need Car Service for Peugeot

$300

Ballarat VIC, Australia

3rd Mar 2021

Needing an expert Peugeot mechanic for car service now of 2010 Model 308 diesel station wagon. New to Ballarat and need someone I can trust for further car services and other mechanical requirements when needed. Basically would love to have an ongoing and trustworthy rapport with mechanic in the Ballarat area who knows and respects the Peugeot.

Minor Car Service

$110

Redan VIC, Australia

5th Oct 2020

Minor Car Service For a 2006 YELLOW MITSUBISHI COLT SEDAN Auto

Looking for a quote for a Holden Astra 04 model

$250

Sebastopol VIC, Australia

12th Jul 2020

Buying a new car and possible Timing Belt replacement. Looking for quotes currently Car is Holden Astra, 04 model. Convertible. Thank you