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Officer Car Detailing

19 Saffron Ave, Officer, VIC, 3809

We provide high-quality service and customer satisfaction in affordable prices.

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Absolute Refinishers

269 Redland Bay Rd, Capalaba, QLD, 4157

Mobile Automotive & Marine repairs and Spray Painting.

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Delica Garage

14 Coonil Cres, North Shore, VIC, 3214

At Delica Garage, we are the one-stop shop for Delica parts. With a network of suppliers across the globe, we have the products and knowledge for you to have your car running in peak condition.

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Fixarim Pty Ltd

By Appointment, Murarrie, QLD, 4172

mobile alloy wheel repair Brisbane, mag wheel repairs Brisbane, scratched wheel repairs, & general gutter rash repair.

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Singh Auto Care

9 Grace Way, Burnside, VIC, 3023

SINGH AUTO CARE has been serving its customers in Melbourne since last 7 years. it is a one stop shop for all your auto care needs. We offer many services under state-of-the-art technology which cater to your daily needs.

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Golf Cart Accessories

48 Elliot St, Mordialloc, VIC, 3195

Delivers to or Services Australia-Wide (Online only)

All our accessories are available and are suitable for Yamaha, Clubcar and EZ-GO golf carts.

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User Guide To Automotive Repair

There is a great number of car repair services in Australia. In fact, there are numerous automotive repair shops in different states and territories due to the high number of vehicles in the country. Cars either used for urban use or off-road break down eventually and the services of motor mechanics are needed all the time.

Automotive repair shops come with a variety of services and specialties. Some automotive parts stores maintain service operations. Some are regional or national chains and franchises. Another type of automotive repair shop is the service departments of car dealerships which are the only ones authorized to perform warranty and recall repairs by the manufacturers and distributors. Automotive repair shops are run by motor mechanics.

The main role of the motor mechanic is to diagnose the problem of the vehicle accurately and quickly and provide the necessary services to fix it. They often quote the price of the repair to the customer before starting to work on the vehicle or after partial disassembly for inspection. Motor mechanics often use electrical equipment to determine the problem but they also use their senses. They may repair a specific part of the car or replace one or more assembly parts. Most motor mechanics are provided with sophisticated diagnostic computers for fixing the more sophisticated systems of today?s vehicles. They may also be qualified to repair the electrical systems of the vehicle.

Automotive repair may also include certain modifications on the vehicle to improve its performance on both on the road and off road. These are usually requested by automobile enthusiasts. The rates of vehicle modification may vary depending on the kind of work to be done and the parts needed for the vehicle.

Vehicle repair and modifications vary and may include vehicle lifts to increase the amount of clearance between the ground and the bottom of the frame of the vehicle, body lifts, suspension lifts for better handling capabilities, axle lifts by fitting larger tires or mounting portal axles, and many more. These accessories are available from stores that specialize in automobiles and also from the retailer of the vehicles, which can be requested upon purchase.
The Australian Automotive Aftermarket Association is concerned with the manufacturing, re-manufacturing, wholesaling, distribution and retailing of all vehicle parts, accessories, tools, equipment and services on all vehicles.

How to choose the best automotive repair shop

  • Before you even need a repair shop, start searching for one. You make better decisions when you are not rushed or panicked.
  • Ask people you know for their recommendations based from their experience.
  • When you find a repair shop, start with small jobs. If you are satisfied, you may trust them with more complex repairs.
  • The policies of the automotive repair shop should always be posted or explained to your satisfaction.
  • The management of a good automotive repair shop is always willing to discuss the problem if you are not satisfied with the service.

Ask if the shop customarily handles your car make and model

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48 Raleigh St, Carlisle, WA
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