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The 4 Best Mechanics in Newcastle 2023


Updated 30 Jan 2023


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Meet Newcastle’s top 4 highest-rated mechanics in 2023!

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 Newcastle.

Last year, AutoGuru partner mechanics in Newcastle quoted over $900,000 worth of services and repairs for AutoGuru customers, to help them better care for their cars.

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

#1 Scott Forbes Automotive

The team at Scott Forbes Automotive has been ranked the top mechanic in Newcastle for 2023. Congratulations!

Discover a world of amazing car servicing, repairs and inspections at Scott Forbes Automotive in Wallsend! Led by the highly experienced mechanic Scott (since 1994), you can trust his team of qualified professionals to work on all makes and models with utmost care.

Get incredible value for money, excellent customer service and quality parts from leading brands such as Bendix backed up with 12-month / 20,000 km warranties - what more could you ask for?

So when it's time for your next service, tyres or brakes, batteries or pre-purchase inspections... book in Scotts' place, available 6 days a week for premier customer service plus fantastic value for money!

94% of clients that rated Scott Forbes Automotive last year gave them 5 stars. That's a tremendous achievement by their team. Check out this glowing customer review from 2022.

The boys are one in a million Great interaction Fantastic job and very professional. I give the boys thumbs up on all my car visits. Thanks Scott and Shaun.” - Marcia

#2 K&M Mechanical Repairs

The team at K&M Mechanical Repairs is the 2nd highest-rated mechanic in Newcastle, so congratulations to Ward, Diana, and the rest of the team.

For over 20 years, K&M Mechanical Repairs has been proudly servicing vehicles and keeping their customers safe in Shortland, NSW. With the team's combined three decades of mechanical experience - no problem is too big or small!

They provide a wide range of services including logbook servicing, auto repairs, rego checks, tyres, batteries and more – all at honest prices.

Diana and Ward look forward to giving your car some quality TLC for an unbeatable price that won't break the bank - guaranteed! Their goal? A friendly, stress-free service every time!

The 2022 customer ratings were 93% 5 stars, which is an excellent result. Here's a review from one of those customers.

Friendly, helpful staff. Absolutely recommend them for all your car needs.” - Rayne

#3 Hawkins Mechanical

Hats off to Hawkins Mechanical for ranking as the third highest-rated mechanic in Newcastle.

Mario and the team at Hawkins Mechanical in Lambton, NSW have been making automotive dreams come true since 2003! Their highly qualified team can work on all makes and models of cars, SUVs, 4x4s and light commercial vehicles - no job is too big or small.

Providing competitive prices with great customer service each time to ensure you're satisfied; they treat your vehicle as if it were their own. With a special personal touch of a family-owned business, they offer tyres, wheels, services, car repairs, brakes, aircon and more - everything that comes under ‘automotive’ done right here. Get ready for an awesome experience!

A staggering 91% of customer ratings were 5 stars last year. You can read one of their fantastic reviews here.

Very fast and great service and friendly. Now I have found this mechanic will be going to them a lot more.” - Shane

#4 East Coast Tyre & Auto Newcastle

Concluding Newcastle's highest-rated mechanics with East Coast Tyre & Auto Newcastle - a family-owned business that offers all of your automotive needs so you can keep moving!

With experienced and knowledgeable technicians, services including logbook servicing, mechanical repairs, tyre/wheel sales and installation plus exhausts, radiators, batteries, pink slips, tow bars, suspension, lift kits, 4x4 accessories… the list goes on!

Quality products + top-notch service guaranteed. Plus they offer loan cars, and drop-off service or you can chill in their waiting area, open 6 days per week. Get ready to hit the road with Shannon and the team at East Coast Tyre & Auto Newcastle today!

80% of customer ratings were 5 stars last year, an outstanding result. Check out this terrific review.

I was running late and didn't have all the necessary paperwork, but they sorted me out right then and there and I was away in no time. Highly recommended.” - Daniel


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