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The Best 10 Mechanics in Brisbane



Thursday, 10 January 2019


Meet Brisbane’s 10 BEST Mechanics!

Most of us have no idea what’s going on under the hood of our cars. Today’s motors make as much sense as Pokemon Go does to your Grandma. So, who can you trust with your car servicing? AutoGuru customers have voted their Top 10 Mechanics in Brisbane. 

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#1 Absolute Car Care, East Brisbane
A big congratulations to Michael Georgas and the amazing team at Absolute Car Care for ranking #1 on our Top 10 Mechanics in Brisbane list!

Absolute Car Care is a leading Brisbane-based vehicle service and repair specialist.

‘We’ve been servicing Brisbane for the past 16 years and have recruited only the most experienced and thorough mechanics in the industry’, says owner Michael Georgas.

‘We service all makes and models and have the latest computer diagnostics in the industry. We work on all new, modern Japanese and European cars’, he adds. ‘We have the right computer tools to maintain your warranty’. Absolute Car Care perform logbook services, tyre fitting and brakes, safety inspections and roadworthy certificates, as well as general repairs, maintenance and the latest computer diagnostics.

“We pride ourselves on great communication and full transparency in all areas of the client’s vehicle. We educate and empower the vehicle owner with clear information to help them make a well informed decision when repairs are required. We don’t believe in up-selling, we prioritise and then let the client make the purchase decision”.

Really good customer service from start to finish. All the work that needed to be done was clearly explained prior to commencement of the work. Felt I could trust the mechanic and there were no heavy handed tactics to push me into any of the work. Will be going back for my next service. J.M


#2 Brisbane Automotive Service, Kedron
Brisbane Automotive Service delivers complete car care using state-of-the-art technology. They offer general repairs and logbook servicing, safety certificates for cars and light commercial vehicles, with a mobile service available.

‘We quickly find and attend to any problems - we love it when your vehicle is running at 100%.  Don’t get caught out, let us sort out mechanical problems before they escalate’, owners Paul and Alex recommend.

The boys add that keeping up with services will not only give your vehicle a performance boost, it will also help your engine to run more efficiently, saving on fuel costs. “We record your full service history so we always know the ins and outs of your vehicle.”

I had my Honda Euro serviced yesterday, and I was pleased with the courtesy and promptness during my vehicle service. The staff were jovial and accommodating, and their service top rate! I highly recommend this service centre for servicing your vehicle! D.P


#3 Autocare Tyre & Mechanical, Brendale
Autocare in Brendale provides professional, personalised service to suit customer needs and budget. They offer servicing and repairs to all vehicle makes and models including Manufacturers log book servicing.

‘Don’t pay too much for log book servicing on your car, we provide the full service without voiding your new car warranty’, says Autocare owner Tony Donovan. ‘We offer servicing and repairs to clutch, brakes and suspension, as well as fuel injection and air conditioning service and repairs.’

Autocare specialise in the supply and installation of 4WD suspension, lift kits and steering upgrades. They also have a mobile service available.

Customer service and expertise was outstanding. He was very patient, explaining details of the work done and to be done in the future. I will stick with them. Highly recommended! N.H


#4 Auto Works, Salisbury
Auto Works offers comprehensive servicing and repairs to the Brisbane market, for all domestic and imported cars, light trucks and 4WD vehicles, new and old.

‘We perform log book servicing, vehicle inspections, brake, clutch and gearbox repairs, and service and repair air conditioning, radiator and cooling systems. And that’s just the start!’, says owner Darren Ungerer. ‘We carry out accurate repairs and maintenance using the latest specialised tools and engine diagnostic equipment’, he adds.

Located on Evans Road, the workshop is conveniently close to bus stops and there’s also a drop-off service for local customers. ‘Our aim is to educate and inform the customer using facts to enable them to make the best decisions for safety and reliability of their vehicle. Safety is our #1 priority and we treat every vehicle as if it were our own’.

In my 30+ years of motoring I have never had a better experience in getting my car serviced. I have used dozens of various service centres and this is so far above the best experience I have ever had. I want to make sure EVERYONE knows about them. Car runs better and they reduced the price as some things could wait till next service! Wow, customer for life. D.C


#5 The Chequered Flag, Nundah
The Chequered Flag in Nundah boasts a highly-experienced team of expert mechanics that have worked on most vehicle makes and models.

‘We like to think that we can resolve your issue quickly and efficiently’, says owner Paul Canon. The team takes pride in providing great service, clear communication, and very reasonable pricing. ‘It's our view that premium quality car care shouldn't cost the earth, so we work hard to keep prices low.’

The Chequered Flag's mechanical services are comprehensive. They can handle motor repairs, servicing and maintenance, body repairs and paint work, and exhaust system and muffler repairs, to name a few.

Very good, old fashioned service and communication. Service price really good for my Volvo XC90. Have no problem recommending them and I will most definitely be going back. B.V


#6 Faranda Automotive Service, Woolloongabba
Faranda Automotive Service was established in 1998, and services all popular makes and models, including passenger cars, 4WDs and light trucks.

‘We do everything from simple tune-ups to full mechanical and electrical servicing’ says owner Martin O’Kane. ‘Our team values attention to detail, personal service and integrity. Using state-of-the-art tech we aim to find problems quickly, and fix them first-time’.

Faranda Automotive complete log book servicing and have computer diagnostic equipment suitable for most vehicles, including Audi, Mercedes, BMW, Citroen, Peugeot, Volvo, Chrysler, Alfa Romeo, Holden, Jaguar, Porsche, Ford, Range Rover, SAAB, Skoda, and many more.

Very happy. We received great service and were happy with the work done. I felt that they were honest and reliable. J.M


#7 BIB Mechanical, Capalaba
Delivering ‘The Complete Service’ to the Capalaba community for more than a decade, BIB Mechanical offers quality service at an affordable price.

‘We complete log book servicing, minor and major servicing, tyre fitting, balancing, and most general engine repairs’, confirms Robert Wohld, Owner. A fully-equipped, modern workshop features state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment and can cater for almost all makes and models. ‘Our customer-focused, honest approach has built us an excellent reputation throughout the local region.’ He adds.

No issues or dramas and received a list of things that will need to put money aside for later down the track! Honest and friendly - thanks guys! M.B


#8 One Stop Repair Centre, Northgate
One Stop Repair Centre aims to provide convenience along with quality service and repairs.

Good honest people, who don't over charge! my car runs as good as new after the major service completed by the team here. Patrick.


#9 KPR Automotive, Seventeen Mile Rocks
KPR owner Peter Reynolds has been in the automotive industry for over 25 years and is factory trained in Toyota, Lexus and Renault. He has built an outstanding reputation in the Seventeen Mile Rocks region.

‘Originally from the UK I have vast experience with European manufacturers, such as BMW, Mercedes and VW Audi group’, says Peter.

KPR offer service and repairs to all cars and light commercial vehicles, including pre-purchase inspections, diagnostics, air conditioning service and repairs, auto electrical work, timing belts, clutch and engine modifications.

Easy drop off, pick up and my car is running better. All for a good price! Owner is lovely and very easy going. Makes for a smooth transaction. Thank you and I will see you again at my next service. S.B


#10 Midas Strathpine, Lawnton
Midas Strathpine is a family own store which specialises in logbook and general servicing, brakes, tyres, suspension, exhaust and much more.

We also do safety certificates, UBER inspections and specialise in automatic and manual gearbox repairs. 

I wanted to get a log-book service for my car without breaking my budget. I got a few quotes online and to no exception at all, I couldn't look any further than Midas.

The mechanics were professional, knew everything about servicing cars by heart and furthermore, I only paid a small price for an excellent service second to none.

I would highly recommend Midas to all my family and friends if they want to get value for money. Sebastian.


Results recorded on 23rd August, 2017.

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