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T & R Solutions

Unit 8, 6 Kerta Rd, Kincumber, NSW, 2251

Todd services and repairs all makes and models of cars and boats. He offers rego checks for cars; boat codes and validation for boats. Todd is known for his great diagnostic skills and efficiency.

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The Battery Terminal

Unit 4, 15A Egan Ct, Belconnen, ACT, 2617

The Battery Terminal has been established for over twenty five years, representing the Belconnen region with excellence in all electrical repairs and auto air conditioning.

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Certified Automotive

By Appointment, Miami, QLD, 4220

Expert tradesmen who come to you anywhere you are on the Gold Coast. Manufactures log book servicing and all repairs!

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User Guide To Car Service and Mechanics

The great amount of motor vehicles in Australia means that there are also a great number of car repair services in the country. There countless automotive repair businesses in Australia's different States and Territories all working to provide the best service possible to repair and motor vehicles. 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, and most 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.

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.

The Motor Trades Association of Australia is a national organization that represents the repair, retail and service sector of the Australian automotive industry with over 100,000 retail motor trade businesses. Meanwhile, the Federation of Automotive Products Manufacturers represents manufacturers within the automotive products industry to all levels of government. It is considered by government officials as The Voice of the Automotive Components Industry and has 83 member companies and deals in both State and Federal government departments.

Motor mechanics may opt to teach automotive trade courses as long as the mechanic is qualified by the appropriate associations and government bodies.

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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Zoe

06 Mar 2020

What a great place to go to, such a friendly team that bends over backwards to help. Could not recom...
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Lone Pine Mechanical

55 Dixon Rd, Rockingham, WA
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mark

13 Feb 2020

Can't recommend Todd enough ,Has his own workshop ,all professionally fitted out , prices extremely ...
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T & R Solutions

Unit 8, 6 Kerta Rd, Kincumber, NSW
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Matt

03 Feb 2020

The guys at F1 Pitstop Condell Park fixed my 2004 Statesman when the local Holden Dealer and an "exp...
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Formula 1 Pitstop

17 Harris St, Condell Park, NSW
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Catherine

08 Jan 2020

I had my air conditioning repaired and I was charged a reasonable price, it was quickly done with ou...
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The Battery Terminal

Unit 4, 15A Egan Ct, Belconnen, ACT
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