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  • Car diagnostics
  • Head unit installation
  • Carburetor tuning
  • Oil and filter change
  • Timing belt replacement
  • ...or anything else
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Recent Mechanic reviews in Geelong

"Great bloke very knowledgeable about what’s his doing. Would highly recommended 🤙🤙"

Light bar installed on to nudge bar on my hilux

$120

"Chris was very efficient. A very friendly service"

I need bull bar installation

$200

"Perfect. Responsive to messages. Flexible. Did a great job in a short amount of time. "

I need mechanic

$130

"Chris was a fantastic choice for my task. He was fast & thorough replacing brake pads and knew exactly what he was talking about. He was very detailed about what the replacement involved and explained the process as he did it. Very professional but down to earth and very knowledgeable about cars. I’ll definitely be back for all future needs and services for my vehicle. Thanks again. "

Install brake pads on my bmw

$50

"Very helpful, very knowledgeable. Hands down, the best mechanic I’ve dealt with here in Australia. Also the most honest. Thanks a lot Weitao! Highly recommended for any car issues anybody has."

Fix my car’s fuel pump

$150

"Thankyou! Amazing service "

I need oil & filter changing

$120

What's the average cost of a Mechanic in Geelong

$100 - $180

low

$100

median

$150

high

$180

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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. 

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Recent Mechanic tasks in Geelong

Replace my clutch and flywheel

$300

Charlemont VIC 3217, Australia

5th May 2022

BMW e36 with M42 engine replace clutch and flywheel that i supply - Due date: Flexible

New clutch install

$200

Highton VIC 3216, Australia

4th Apr 2022

I need a new clutch installed in a 2001 Toyota Hilux. Rear wheel drive. Have the new clutch allready.

Replacing brake pads

$200

Norlane VIC 3214, Australia

8th Mar 2022

Break pads need replacement - Due date: Before Thursday, 10 March 2022

Install new head unit and reverse camera

$100

Wallington VIC, Australia

24th Feb 2022

Have purchased a new head unit and reverse camera for Jeep Patriot 2014 that currently has a single din with no Bluetooth. Need to install this and reverse camera.

Install clutch cable - 1960 Renault Dauphine

$500

Batesford VIC 3213, Australia

6th Jan 2022

Need clutch cable installed (have part ready to go)

Install car stereo head unit (Single Din)

$80

Ocean Grove VIC, Australia

27th Dec 2021

I’ve got a brand new Pioneer head unit with mic to install into a Peugeot 207 (2007). parts I have MVH-S215BT Pioneer, Single Din Peugeot stereo removal tool Peugeot to ISO harness. Pioneer Loom with loose ends Aerial to loose ends adapter Several 10 Amp fuses Soldering iron Solder it looks like there’s been a head unit installed before and restored to the factory Peugeot socket. Need help installing You Will need to bring - Heat shrink (or tape is fine) - Multimeter (if required) - Your skills

Tricky job troubleshooted well. Stayed and did an extra job. Great bloke, on time and knows his stuff. Highly recommended. Thanks Mathew.

Brake pads replaced - 04 Toyota Camry

$150

Belmont VIC, Australia

20th Nov 2021

Brake pads replaced on an 04 Toyota Camry. I have purchased brake pads but require assistance in replacing them.

Excellent and thorough brake pad change. Will definitely use again. Christopher is very knowledgeable.

Oil and filter change

$100

Torquay VIC, Australia

26th Apr 2022

i have a 2003 gets that need and new oil filter and oil - Due date: Flexible

Inspect a used car for mechanical issues

$100

Geelong VIC 3220, Australia

30th Mar 2022

Inspect and test drive. Would like someone with mechanical experienced - Due date: Flexible

Very detailed report and photos provided of the car inspection. Thank you

Transport motorcycle to mechanic

$50

Mount Waverley VIC, Australia

2nd Mar 2022

I need my motorcycle transported within 3km to a mechanic. It won’t start.

Diesel Mechanic - Ford Ranger PXII P5AT - Con Rod Repair

$500

Portarlington VIC 3223, Australia

18th Jan 2022

Need someone that knows what their doing to take my head off and replace/repair my conrods/pistons depending on damage. - Due date: Flexible

Mechanic - need a roadworthy done today

$250

Barwon Heads VIC, Australia

5th Jan 2022

Need a roadworthy certificate today for rego. New car. Land Rover discovery sport

Installation of a new radio head unit/reversing ca

$100

Connewarre VIC, Australia

26th Dec 2021

2012 Toyota hilux JVC KW-M150BT IS THE UNIT to put in

Need a Mechanic

$350

Geelong VIC, Australia

18th May 2022

Need my turbo replacement on my bmw x5 , I have the turbo.

Light bar installed on a 2006 prado on bull bar

$120

Clifton Springs VIC 3222, Australia

9th Apr 2022

Have a full kit, lighting harness - Due date: Flexible

Very happy with job , professional , knowledgeable, on time, job done, highly recommend, ,

Regas aircon

$10

Leopold VIC, Australia

19th Mar 2022

2010 Mazda CX7 needs aircon regas, give me a price. - Due date: Flexible

I need my front brake pads replaced

$50

Portarlington VIC 3223, Australia

27th Feb 2022

I need my front brake pads replaced, as they are grinding and I don't want them getting any worse. I have a 2004 320i E46 bmw sedan. - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 28th Feb 2022

Head unit replacement/install for Holden Astra

$180

Geelong VIC, Australia

14th Jan 2022

Radio head unit replacement for 2005 Holden Astra TS version. It’s European aerial so looking for someone who can give me advice to choose the right headunit for the install as well or let me know the parts required for conversion so I can supply for the install

Motor mechanic

$150

Shelford VIC 3329, Australia

5th Jan 2022

Remove and replace front wheel bearing hub I have got new hub on ford territory

Good job very happy didn't waste time

Timing belt replacement Ford Territory 2.7 ltr diesel

$500

Freshwater Creek VIC, Australia

20th Dec 2021

Timing/fuel pump belt replacement on 2.7 ltr deisel. - Due date: Flexible