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The 10 Best Mechanics in Canberra

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Updated 5 Feb 2020


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Meet Canberra's TOP 10 highest-rated Mechanics in 2019!

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 2019, 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 2019 - 4.9

Coming in at number one as the highest-rated Canberra mechanic in 2019 is Dyno Tune Mitchel! 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.

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 2019, they received an average of 4.9 stars from customers on AutoGuru! How good is that! Check out just one fo their great customer reviews below.

“Great service, was called straight away about my query. I booked in for brakes and was asked had they actually been checked to make sure I wasn't overspending. Great honest service and highly recommend them.” - Tareyn, March 2019

#2 Goodyear Autocare Fyshwick

Average star rating in 2019 - 4.8

Goodyear Autocare Fyshwick has secured second 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 apart of the Goodyear Autocare Franchise Program.

Goodyear Autocare Fyshwick has been in operation for over 6 years, and with 7 service bays, they 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 2019 - 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!

“The service was great. The work was done with no fuss and they pointed out an issue that would need to get fixed in the future. No pressure for any add ons. I highly recommend this Goodyear Autocare.” - Vincent, June 2019

#3 Paul Whyte Automotive

Average star rating in 2019 - 4.8

The team at Paul Whyte Automotive pride themselves of delivering friendly, exceptional service to local car owners.

They service a range of areas from Gungahlin, Palmerston, Nichols and Canberra.

Their goal is simple; to take the worry out of getting your car serviced or repaired. They know how frustrating car maintenance can be, but their fair and reliable reputation will have you feeling comfortable and stress-free in no time.

Ken and his team of expert mechanics received an average star rating of 4.8 throughout 2019! Check out this great review.

“Quick, easy and got the car back at the promised time. Very happy!” - Stuart, February 2019

#4 ACT Brakes and Automotive

Average star rating in 2019 - 4.7

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.

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 4.7 stars. With reviews like the one below, you know you’re going to get a great service!

“I arrived and was welcomed with a smile, which was a good feeling to start, I mentioned a rattle sound under the bonnet and when I picked my car up in the afternoon the sound was good. I am very happy with the service and will definitely recommend ACT Brakes and Automotive to my friends.” - Diane, May 2019

#5 Transtate Tyre and Suspension Services Belconnen

Average star rating in 2019 - 4.7

Adrian and his team at Transtate Tyre and Suspension Services in Belconnen make it two in a row for the Transtate group.

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

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

“Transtate were fantastic, they provided excellent customer service, completed and explained what was done in the time that was given. Highly recommended.” - Gayle, September 2019

#6 Transtate Tyres Tuggeranong

Average star rating in 2019 - 4.7

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

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 2019, their customers on AutoGuru gave them an average rating of 4.7, which is fantastic! Have a read of this awesome review.

“Got the quote. Booked the job. Job done. I've had previous dealings with Transtate in Tuggeranong, but this was the first mechanical job. Always had great efficient service, honest pricing. I will use them again.” - Kallin, March 2019

#7 5A Mechanical Repair

Average star rating in 2019 - 4.7

5A Mechanical Repairs are a team of professional auto mechanics, dedicated to providing exceptional mechanic services throughout Fyshwick, Canberra and South ACT.

At 5A Mechanical Repairs they know how precious your car is to you, which is why they treat it with only the utmost respect.

You can rest assured that with their team, your car will be in the most trustworthy hands.

Mario and the team offer auto repair and maintenance services for air conditioners, batteries, suspension and radiators, as well as engine repairs, car servicing, diagnostic testing and more!

In 2019, AutoGuru customers rated 5A Mechanical Repair an average of 4.7. That’s impressive! Check out this great review they received.

“They’re amazing people. Mario is there to explain to me whatever is being done. One of the repairs we asked to be done was checked and they found out don’t need changing. Mario is very professional, his customer service is beyond excellent, their prices are very reasonable and more into the cheap side too. Mario and his staff are very helpful. This is a wonderful experience and I thank you guys for paving the way to meet Mario and 5A Mechanical Repairs.” - Keith, August 2019

#8 Ultra Tune Tuggeranong

Average star rating in 2019 - 4.7

Glenn and the team at Ultra Tune Tuggeranong are a dedicated team focused on customer service and satisfaction.

They’re led by a proud female owner who has a passion for looking after her customers’ needs and wants.

Ultra Tune Tuggeranong is always there to help!

They can cater for all your vehicle's needs, and with over 30 years of experience, you can safely say you and your vehicle are in good hands.

With an average rating of 4.7 throughout 2019, they received a lot of awesome reviews.

“Ultra Tune in Tuggeranong is amazing! Considering that my car was not serviced for quite some time, I was expecting to spend more on parts replacement but then I was told that there is no urgent need to replace any of it.” - Bryan, September 2019

#9 Kambah Car Care

Average star rating in 2019 - 4.7

Kambah is located right across from Kambah Village Shopping Centre, so they’ve made it convenient right off the bat!

They’re a family-owned business and are apart of the Repco Authorised Service network.

Sean and the team have the latest equipment that enables them to perform the most comprehensive safety tests on your brakes, so you can drive off confident in the safety of your car.

In 2019, their AutoGuru customers rated Kambah Car Car an average of 4.7. These guys offer some seriously good service!

Check out this review.

“The team at Kambah Car Care were excellent. They explained everything clearly and concisely, were on time, gave the car a scrub, rotated the tyres without requesting it and even provided a goodie bag with an air freshener and jelly beans! Best of all they were very reasonably priced. I'll definitely be back! Thanks guys!” - Andrew, October 2019

#10 The Car Doctor

Average star rating in 2019 - 4.6

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.

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

In 2019, their customers on AutoGuru rated them an average of 4.6 stars!

“I really feel that my car has been properly serviced. After going through the dealer from the time I purchased the car, this is the first time I used another mechanic. I felt my issues were addressed and the car is running great. I was informed that my car would need some more work whilst it was in and I was given a price up front and was able to accommodate me on the same day.” - Denise, November 2019

So that concludes our Top Mechanics in Canberra for 2019! 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 January 2nd, 2020.

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