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The 10 Best Mechanics in Canberra

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Updated 7 Oct 2021


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Meet Canberra's TOP 10 highest-rated Mechanics in 2020!

Let’s face it, most of us don’t know everything there is to know about our cars mechanical well-being, and who can blame us?

Becoming a fully qualified mechanic takes years of hard work and constant training.

That’s why today, we’re here to recognise the Top Mechanics in Canberra.

In 2020, AutoGuru partner mechanics in Canberra quoted over $4 million worth of services and repairs for AutoGuru customers, to help them better care for their cars.

These Top Mechanics in Canberra went above and beyond to consistently deliver amazing service experiences to their customers.

#1 DTM - Dyno Tune Mitchell

Average star rating in 2020 - 4.8

For the second year in a row, your highest-rated mechanic in Canberra is DTM - Dyno Tune Mitchell. If you’re after mechanical servicing and repairs, Michael and the crew at DTM can help you out!

They can do everything from log book Servicing, tyres, brakes, radiators, clutches, batteries etc, motor rebuilds or installs, all done by our professional qualified mechanics.

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If you’re after electrical work, they’ve got an Auto Electrician available for all your diagnostics and repair needs.

Throughout their 8 years of operation, Dyno Tune Mitchell pride themselves on their honest and reliable work ethic across all automotive services.

In 2020, they received an average of 4.8 stars from customers on AutoGuru! How good is that! Check out just one of their great customer reviews below.

“Always so friendly and communicative! I’ve taken my car there four times now and I’ve been super impressed with the level of service each and every time.” - Jessica

#2 Transtate Tyre and Suspension Services Belconnen

Average star rating in 2020 - 4.8

Adrian and his team at Transtate Tyre and Suspension Services in Belconnen rise up the list to second place this year.

They can offer you affordable pricing and great deals on tyres and mechanical work, using brands you know and trust.

Book with Transtate Tyre and Suspension Services Belconnen

This location also boasts over 45 years of experience, and it looks like it has definitely translated into awesome experiences for their customers.

“Tony was wonderful to deal with and provided great advice. Job was turned around quickly and the quality of the job was fantastic.” - Paul

#3 Goodyear Autocare Fyshwick

Average star rating in 2020 - 4.8

Goodyear Autocare Fyshwick has secured third spot on the Top Mechanics in Canberra list. Troy and the crew will take care of your whole vehicle, from tyres to all your mechanical needs including brakes, suspension & 4wd parts.

Opposite Bunnings Fyshwick, close to Manuka, Kingston, Narrabundah, Barton & Canberra airport, they are a part of the Goodyear Autocare Franchise Program.

Book with Goodyear Autocare Fyshwick

Goodyear Autocare Fyshwick has been in operation for over 6 years, and with 7 service bays, they’re ready and capable to help you out with all your mechanical needs!

The crew received an average rating of 4.8 from their AutoGuru customers in 2020 - pretty impressive if you ask us! With a rating like this, you know that customers have been more than happy with their service experiences, check out this review!

“Quote was quick, booking also quick and the all round service was extremely satisfactory. Will recommend to friends and colleagues.” - Deborah

#4 MIT Automotive

Average star rating in 2020 - 4.8

Established in 2013 and conveniently located in Fyshwick, MIT Automotive is locally owned and operated family business.

They’ve got over 50 years of combined experience in the automotive industry and service all makes and models including 4WDs, diesels, light commercials and fleet vehicles.

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Their highly qualified team of mechanics take pride in providing excellent customer service and the best possible care for your vehicle.

​Customers are fully informed of costs before any repairs or maintenance are performed and they even include a FREE 68 point vehicle condition report with every service with reminders of when the next service is due - taking the time and worry away from their customers.

Check out this great review for MIT Automotive.

“Very happy with the work. Excellent customer service. I will be happy to use their service again.” - Kumara

#5 Ultra Tune Phillip

Average star rating in 2020 - 4.8

Ultra Tune Phillip is your one stop automotive workshop!

They aim to deliver the best service to their customers as well as their valuable vehicles. They only use quality parts to ensure the vehicle is in excellent condition once their done.

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They use and recommend Castrol oil and Ryco filters and are a general automotive mechanical workshop that services all makes and models, with a specialisation in BMW, VW and Audi.

Have a read of this awesome review for Justin and the team.

“Opened right on time and left the car with them for the day. Sms received when the car was ready at the time they said it would. No surprises and let me know what will be needed coming up in the next 6 months. I was aware of most of the things that had to be done so appreciated the heads up.” - Huw

#6 ACT Brakes and Automotive

Average star rating in 2020 - 4.8

When it comes to brakes, clutches and automotive services, ACT Brakes and Automotive in Canberra is the place to go!

They offer their customers quality advice using their entire teams’ extensive experience and industry knowledge, and after being in operation for over 52 years, we reckon they know what they’re talking about.

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They’re a locally owned, family-run workshop and are also the largest brake and clutch specialists in Canberra.

On average, their customers on AutoGuru rated ACT Brakes and Automotive 4.8 stars. With reviews like the one below, you know you’re going to get a great service!

“The friendly staff at ACT Brakes and Automotive offer services and advice that you can trust! I’m extremely grateful for their time and professionalism. Will definitely be a return customer!” - Kini

#7 The Car Doctor

Average star rating in 2020 - 4.7

The Car Doctor is both owned and operated by head mechanic Greg Murray who along with his highly qualified team of automotive repair technicians promise car service and repairs satisfaction.

Using only quality parts when genuinely required, The Car Doctor offers detailed advice prior to commencing any car service and repairs procedure and provides a written report upon completion.

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They offer cost-effective solutions and straightforward explanations for any issues you may be experiencing.

In 2020, their customers on AutoGuru rated them an average of 4.7 stars! How good is this review?

“The mechanic was timely, efficient, showed me exactly why he replaced my spark plugs and he was very clear in his explanations of why he recommended certain services and replacements. Will be going back definitely.” - Teresa

#8 Bridgestone Service Centre Fyshwick

Average star rating in 2020 - 4.7

Bridgestone Service Centre Fyshwick services most makes and models of vehicles both petrol and diesel.

You'll find an extensive range of quality tyres, including car tyres and 4x4 tyres, complete tyre services and auto repair services, including tyre fitting and wheel alignment.

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Craig and the friendly and helpful staff are willing to help with whatever your automotive troubles are.

Here’s a great review that the team received!

“Craig is amazing! A real asset to the team, he rang me to let me know of the changes and fixes on my Holden Cruze as well as the prices, he went above and beyond to get my car services and fixed.” - Emma

#9 ACT Brakes and Automotive - Belconnen

​Average star rating in 2020 - 4.7

ACT Brakes and Automotive - Belconnen are a proud family-owned and -operated automotive business.

They were established in 1966 and have been providing the area with excellent brake and clutch services for more than 50 years, so if you want an expert, then the team at ACT Brakes and Automotive are your best bet.

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​Colin Gillie is the current owner and operator. He took over the business in early 2017 and is an experienced automotive mechanic with more than 17 years of experience.

Check out this awesome review!

“They were friendly and effective. My car is running better after the service.” - Ayla

#10 Transtate Tyre and Suspension Services Tuggeranong

Average star rating in 2020 - 4.6

Transtate Tyres Tuggeranong has a huge amount of experience servicing their local area, with 45 years under their belt.

Antonio and his team can offer great deals on major tyre and wheel brands, and they’ve got all the top brands as well.

They pride themselves on affordable pricing, great deals and great service.

In 2020, their customers on AutoGuru gave them an average rating of 4.6, which is fantastic! Have a read of this awesome review.

“Great service! Four new tyres were fitted to my car yesterday without hassle. Dan was very accommodating and helpful from booking to providing tyre options suited to my budget, up until payment options. Very efficient!” - Arion


So, that concludes our Top Mechanics in Canberra for 2020! Can’t find an awesome mechanic on this list that’s close to you? No worries.

Compare pricing, read reviews and book a mechanic in Canberra on AutoGuru.

All data recorded December 22, 2020.

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