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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 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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Charing Cross, Greater London

30th Dec 2020

For Toyota Prius(2010), need 1. Replace front break pads 2. Replace windscreen wipers 3. Installing Metal cover for the catalytic converter All parts(break pads, wipers, metal sheet) provided, labour only I can drive to your garage/street or you can come to me

Car mechanic


Silvertown, Greater London

20th May 2020

my car A/C is of looking for some one who can come by my home during the lockdown situation. regards

Mechanic needed for diesel injector valves


South Woodford, Greater London, E18

30th Aug 2019

I need a mechanic to fix a problem with a 2008 Merc C class diesel. It needs the injectors and or the turbo cleaned/replaced as it is emitting dark grey smoke at the start of heavy acceleration. MAKE AN OFFER £

Mechanic Needed ball joint issue Renault Clio


Ilford, Greater London, IG1

9th Jan 2019

A mechanic is needed in the local area to fix a joint issue on the right hand side with a Renault Clio. Once you turn right the car makes a loud clunking sound which seems to be a joint problem. Serious and heavily experienced mechanics offered. Good price will be offered also.

Mechanic to show me round my engine.


Homerton, Greater London, E9

1st Oct 2018

I have recently bought a boat and would really like a mechanic to show me what is what on my bmc 1.5 diesel engine. Would like to know where the oil and water go and how to check on there levels.

I need mechanic services


Stratford New Town, Greater London

15th Aug 2020

I need starter motor replaced It’s a bmw e46 330ci 2001 model automatic

Replace the clutch on a Ford Focus


Gallows Corner, Greater London

14th Mar 2020

Require clutch replacement on a Ford Focus 2009, 1.6 petrol Manual car. Include parts and labour. Car still runs and drives clutch’s biting point is very high, any other suggestions or alternatives considered? I can bring the car to you.

Mechanic for car please


Canning Town, Greater London, E16

9th Apr 2019

My car has passed its MOT but even after it has the engine light and the warning light on. Would be great if someone came and made sure everything was alright as I'm driving 500 miles this weekend.

Need New Clutch Fitted


Loxford, Greater London, IG1

19th Dec 2018

Hi! I am based in Ilford I've got a Astra H 1.4 I need the clutch to be changed. I already have the clutch (This is a C I H job 💰🖐️)

Mechanic needed ASAP


Ilford, Greater London, IG1

12th Aug 2018

Car won’t start bmw 3 series need someone who knows about BMW’s and can actually help as I’ve spent a lot of money on it already

I need motorcycle mechanic services


Hornchurch, Greater London, RM11

9th Jan 2021

Someone tried to steal my motorbike and now it won’t start. It’s an electrical issue

I need motorcycle mechanic services


Cubitt Town, Greater London

3rd Aug 2020

Bike was misfiring and now cutting out. Currently won’t start

Mechanic to take a look at car


Welling, Greater London

21st Sep 2019

I have a car which hasn't been driven for a while and would like to know exactly what work needs done so that it is drivable.

Mechanic for lookover a new car buy


Leytonstone, Greater London, E11

14th Jan 2019

I’ll be buying a new car in the next few weeks and am looking for a mechanic to come and view at least 2/3 potentials; give the vehicles a look over and me some professional advice before I commit to the purchase

Clutch kit replaced


Northumberland Heath, Greater London

15th Oct 2018

Replace the clutch on my mk2 fiat punto, I will provide the parts