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Matthew J

Mill Park VIC

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"Great job thanks Matt"

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Nate A

Malvern VIC

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"This guy just made my year !! What a legend ... efficient ... cool... quick ... clean ... you have got to be kidding yourself if you think you could d..."

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Liaqat H

Hampton Park VIC

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"Excellent work, thank you Liaqat! Very professional and able to help on short notice. Very friendly and explained what he was doing. Would highly reco..."

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Bharat S

Lynbrook VIC

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"Thanks for a great service on such short notice! "

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Thiwanka D

Balwyn North VIC

(218)

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"Awesome job done by a awesome bloke couldn’t rate him high enough! "

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Cameron K

Hawthorn VIC

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"Good work and very professional 👍"

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Shivneel P

Maidstone VIC

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"Thanks a lot. A+ job"

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"So easy to deal with and great work! Super happy and will go back if I need to fix anything else "

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Recent Mechanic reviews in Inner South Melbourne

"Thanks Jarryd, job well done!"

Service my lawn mower / put new oil in

$50

"On time, polite, efficient and fixed the problem at a reasonable price - what more could you ask for? Thanks John. "

Replace car antenna base (I have replacement part)

$50

"Travis is an excellent person to work with. He is so friendly and helpful and trust me he went out of his way to help me finish my task. I wouldn't have been happier than this. Thanks for taking the fear of driving out of me."

Teach to my drive

$25

"Richard was so accommodating. He came to us late at night to install a car seat and made sure he checked the safety instructions thoroughly. He also juggled my 4 year old and dog in his face with grace and humor! A reliable, lovely man. Thanks Richard!"

Install booster seat

$20

"Task completed and all working well"

Install Toyota Hilux Driving Lights

$90

"So very happy , Peter worked on a really hot afternoon did a great job installing my sound system , everything was easy in time , very happy , recommend to all "

Install a car stereo in my work van

$80

What's the average cost of a Mechanic in Inner South Melbourne

$50 - $150

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$50

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$99

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$150

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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 Inner South Melbourne

Install CarPlay retrofit to Mazda 2

$50

Caulfield VIC 3162, Australia

24th Feb 2021

I have the kit but need someone to install it.

I need mobile bike repair

$110

Mordialloc VIC 3195, Australia

23rd Feb 2021

I need new disc pads supplied and fitted to my bike front & rear .prefer someone to come to my home to do work

Device Lawnmower

$100

Elwood VIC, Australia

22nd Feb 2021

Hey guys I need help servicing my Honda lawnmower I believe it’s a blocked Carbi, i’m sure it will be a walk in the park as the Lawnmower is practically brand-new and it’s a Honda

Install headunit

$150

Caulfield North VIC, Australia

18th Feb 2021

Install pioneer double din head unit in 2008 Audi A3 have all harness & facias just need it installed Cheers

Awesome job done by a awesome bloke couldn’t rate him high enough!

Mechanic Brakes

$300

Carnegie VIC 3163, Australia

10th Feb 2021

Hi I need brakes done all round for a 2001 mitsibushi magna verada wagon. access is on flat driveway under carport I do not have the brakes.*reposted task*

Attentive, efficient and active communication, Brent did a top job on my vehicle , with great advice along the way.

Replace a/c controller

$35

Caulfield North VIC 3161, Australia

6th Feb 2021

Replace car a/c controller unit Have the new one Just a matter of pulling out the old unit and putting in the new

Very professional highly recommend

Dash cam installation

$80

Bentleigh East VIC 3165, Australia

24th Jan 2021

Need my mirror mountable dash cam installed. Cables would be provided by me. Internal wiring required no messy look of cables.

Fantastic service. Spot on work. Highly recommended for all your car electrical work!!

I need mazda service

$200

Ormond VIC, Australia

24th Feb 2021

Left Back head light glass repair plus dent

I need car roof lining repair

$100

Patterson Lakes VIC, Australia

23rd Feb 2021

Need somone to come to my house and reglue parts of my roof lining that are sagging. Car is a Ford Falcon XR6. Located in Patterson Lakes 3197

Hardwire dash cam installation

$70

Caulfield North VIC 3161, Australia

22nd Feb 2021

Install 1 hardwired Garmin 66w front dash cam into a Volkswagen Golf 7 2013. Camera and parking kit provided.

Thanks a lot. A+ job

Buff a scratch out on car

$50

Brighton VIC, Australia

14th Feb 2021

I have scraped my car and told that I just need someone to buff out the scratches

So easy to deal with and great work! Super happy and will go back if I need to fix anything else

2008 Ford Territory won’t start

$100

Cheltenham VIC, Australia

9th Feb 2021

Hi , I’m having issues with my car starting. Have purchased and installed a new battery, Dash lights come on , can hear relay ticking but starter motor won’t engage/crank Initially diagnosing problem and extra repairs can be discussed Car is in Cheltenham 3192

Excellent service and communication...great job , much appreciated

I have a "Service Vehicle Soon" message on my dash

$10

Highett VIC 3190, Australia

28th Jan 2021

I have a "Service Vehicle Soon" message on my 2014 Holden Malibu dashboard. Vehicle has recently been serviced by Holden and a diagnostic test done. I was initially told that the problem was some type fuel switch which needed replacing. That still didn't solve the problem

Awesome Service, great bloke

New disc pads fitted

$110

Mordialloc VIC 3195, Australia

24th Feb 2021

new disc pads fitted front & back 26 '' mountain bike asap.

Box built on trailer

$600

Sandringham VIC 3191, Australia

23rd Feb 2021

Have a flat Mackay trailer that I use for my sailing dinghy (waszp) Want a box built into the trailer with following features: -open and shut box (hydraulic) from top -opening at rear so can put stuff in/out when boat is on top -tie down points -air vents -lockable -spot for spare trailer tyre

Dash Cam Installation

$105

Hughesdale VIC, Australia

22nd Feb 2021

I have a dashcam (model VIOFIO A129PRO DUO) and hardwire kit (VIOFO 3 Wire) to be installed on Honda HRV (make 2018). Please note the dash cam has two units front and rear. I want this hardwired to my car. Sorry I couldn't not respond to your previous quote due to some unforeseen circumstances and hence re posting

I need fuel pump replacement

$300

Malvern East VIC, Australia

20th Feb 2021

Replace fuel pump on a Mazda 626 Sedan 2000

Excellent work, thank you Liaqat! Very professional and able to help on short notice. Very friendly and explained what he was doing. Would highly recommend to others for any mechanical work.

I need dash cam installation

$100

Caulfield North VIC, Australia

10th Feb 2021

Front and rear "dash" cams hard wired into a Mercedes GL350 2011.

OMG Matt was a gem. Awesome communication and did the install within 2 days of my request, and after hours to suit me. Couldn’t fault the workmanship if I tried, I would have no idea how he trailed the cable, but he made a point of explaining that to me just so I know for future purposes just in case I need to know. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!!

Auto Electrician - Trailer plug & camera

$125

Sandringham VIC, Australia

7th Feb 2021

I have a Polaris rear camera that is working intermittently, so I suspect it's part of a wiring problem at the rear, as I went 4WD and my rear bumper got damaged. Also the boat trailer stop lights don't work, but the blinkers do, so the trailer plug might have a loose wire as well. It's not the trailer lights, because they work on another car.

Good guy worked hard to diagnose the problem, thanks Mooney.

I need pre purchase car inspection

$120

Glen Huntly VIC, Australia

27th Jan 2021

I'm thinking of purchasing a 2012 Volkswagen up! Manual MY13 from a private vendor. I wanted someone to inspect it to make sure it's in good condition and not a lemon

Mooney was a great help inspecting a second hand car I wanted to buy. He is very friendly and an excellent communicator. Would recommend!