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Recent Mechanic reviews in Sydney Eastern Suburbs
Rocky is a great mechanic, but also/more importantly a great guy who will give you genuine advice. I highly recommend him and will be advising his services to anyone I know in the future.
I need a mechanic
Professional. Would recommend him in a heartbeat. Thank you.
Urgent Scooter mechanic required
Gordon is a five star auto mechanic. Did a fantastic job fitting a 4x4 snorkel and ladder. Highly recommend.
4X4 MECHANIC NEEDED - fit snorkel and ladder
Great communication, friendly & good quality. Thanks
I need mechanic
Super helpful in explaining everything along the way so you understand what he is doing + providing advice then allowing you to decide. Excellent service!
Damian was amazing! He fixed the problem and went above and beyond to help me! I will definitely book him again
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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:
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 Sydney Eastern Suburbs
Install head unit in van
Bondi NSW, Australia
22nd Jan 2023
I’ve been trying to upgrade my stereo head unit on my van. It’s a Mercedes Sprinter, 2010. I’ve bought the head unit, I’ve got the wiring harness but I’m having trouble with the wiring. When I plug the head unit in, the stereo it appears to go into demo mode. Then when I turn the engine on, the head unit crashes (and the first time I did it it blew the fuse). I think the harness or the the head unit needs to be re-wired. Looking for a bit of help. I also have a reverse camera that I’ve bought that I could do with some help installing. Priced low, open to and looking for a quote. Ideally Monday 23rd - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 23 January 2023
Thanh was great.. really good communication, arrived on time, very efficient with the work carried out and very professional. I would highly recommend.
Car aircon regas
Maroubra NSW 2035, Australia
19th Jan 2023
I have two cars that need aircon regas
Chris was great!
Regas aircon/ blockage check
Coogee NSW, Australia
18th Jan 2023
Car aircon is running warm air. Possible blockage, build up or leak as there seems to be an odour when turning the aircon on. - Due date: Flexible
Van boot strut regas
Paddington NSW, Australia
17th Jan 2023
The rear boot struts on my 1998 Toyota Hiace super custom have failed and require a regas. Interested in a quote to have this done. Due date: Flexible
Mobile Motorbike mechanic - timing belt (suspected)
North Bondi NSW, Australia
9th Jan 2023
My 2001 vespa was briefly looked at by a mechanic in November and was told that they suspect the timing belt needs to be replaced (which likely hasn't been done ever - I've owned it for less than a year and drive sparingly). I wasn't able to have it fixed right then at that mechanic. It hasn't been driven since I found out there was a problem, but now, the throttle won't turn to drive it to a mechanic anywhere. I also need to register it, so I will need the green slip plus a regular service. - Due date: Flexible
Timing belt and water pump
Clovelly NSW, Australia
6th Jan 2023
Need a new timing belt and water pump replaced in a Toyota Camry V6.
Car head unit installation
Bondi Junction NSW 2022, Australia
5th Jan 2023
Looking for assistance to wire up a new head unit. Dash trim off and old unit removed. Pictures of existing wiring to old head unit and new wiring harness with rear view camera adapter availabe. - Due date: Before Sunday, 8 January 2023
Minh Ha did a fantastic job on installing a new head unit in my Japanese import which can a be a little tricky. He came on short notice and got the job done quickly whilst still having a careful eye for detail. Very Happy!
Marine diesel mechanic to check over Yanmar 9hp
Double Bay NSW, Australia
3rd Jan 2023
We are restoring and old 80’s racing sailboat after it has been left neglected for several years. We need an inspection and report on Mid 80’s sailing boat inboard Yanmar 9 HP diesel that will turnover but doesn’t start. Model is a Yanmar 1GM10 9hp seawater cooled diesel to see if can be saved, and quoted to repair if salvageable. Boat is moored at Double Bay and we would need to meet anyone there to transport by boat to the mooring. - Due date: Flexible
Brake pads changed
Kensington NSW 2033, Australia
19th Dec 2022
Looking for someone to change the brake pads on my Nissian Dualis. The pads will be provided - Due date: Before Saturday, 24 December 2022
Scooter oil and tyres changing
Maroubra NSW, Australia
15th Dec 2022
Scooter model: PCX 125cc Oil required: 0.8 liters Both tyres changing required too (You will need to provide tyres and oil) - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 15 December 2022
Motorcycle mechanic require
Bondi Beach NSW, Australia
14th Dec 2022
I need my 2015 DRZ400SM top engine rebuild. Parts will be supplied - Due date: Flexible
Rose Bay NSW 2029, Australia
10th Dec 2022
My volkswagen Touareg 2015 has a coolant leak. Needs to be repaired. - Due date: Before Tuesday, 13 December 2022
Scooter mechanic for Vespa Coogee
Coogee NSW. Australia
7th Dec 2022
Hey, I got 2 vespas (scooters). Both have a starter issues. I have discovered that is the starter button at the handle, it seems a bit lose, need to fix or replace in both. Both scooters works well, just don’t start from the button, it need to get fix. - Due date: Flexible
Randwick NSW, Australia
6th Dec 2022
My Holden Astra is in need of an oil change and I don’t have the skills to do it myself. - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 8 December 2022
Car head unit and camera system installation
Bondi NSW 2026, Australia
28th Nov 2022
I need help installing the T'EYES CC3 head unit and their 360 Camera system (4 cameras) into my Mitsubishi Pajero 2011. - Due date: Flexible
Minh Ha did an amazing job and I am so glad that I found him here. He installed the head unit and a 360 camera system into the car and helped with setting up the basic controls. I would recommend him to anyone who requires help with automotive electronics!
Motorcycle mechanic needed
Edgecliff NSW, Australia
6th Nov 2022
Hi I need a mechanical to help me install replacement clutch levers and front brake levers for my Husqvarna Vitpilen 401. I have the parts ready and just need capable hands to put them on. Also it’ll great to check why I can’t screw in my mirror into the socket. Thanks
James is very friendly and professional. Arrived on time and did a fantastic job!
Head unit Fitted and a few issues with my lights
Bondi NSW, Australia
25th Oct 2022
Hello, I have a hyundai Getz 2006 1.6 I have a head unit that I need installing, I have the old one out but need the wiring done for the new head unit, I also think it has affected my lights as some of the not working and the fuses keep breaking when I change them. Please give me a quote as not sure on pricing etc - Due date: Flexible
Adam was so helpful! Guided me through everything that was wrong and sorted all my issues with no dramas! Great easy going person!! One the best professionals I have come across! Thank you again!
Replace back seat passenger car window
Bondi NSW, Australia
13th Oct 2022
Back seat passenger window needs replacing. Class needs to be sourced and installed. Subaru Forester SUV Currently tapped up with a cover over the plastic Left back passenger window pictured for reference Thank you in advanced - Due date: Before Friday, 14 October 2022
Adam very helpful and knowledgeable. Picked up the parts I needed. Thanks Adam!
Mechanic to check out used car
Edgecliff NSW, Australia
28th Sep 2022
Car is parked at 490 Glenmore rd. Would like mechanic to check out before I buy - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 29 September 2022
Fantastic! Definitely recommend!
Oil change and pink slip
Randwick NSW, Australia
6th Sep 2022
Subaru Outback 2002 H6, just needs an oil change, coolant top up and pink slip. You supply oil/coolant. - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 9 September 2022
Very professional, helpful, knowledgeable, on time etc. Highly recommend.