Frequently Asked Questions

Is the price quoted, the price I will pay?

Yes, the price quoted is the price you’ll pay. You won’t pay a cent more and you’ll get exactly what’s listed in the inclusions.

And don’t worry, if there’s any additional work required, the mechanic will contact you and get your consent prior to starting.

Can I change my service date?

Sure, we get that things pop up. Just call our friendly team on 1300 655 661 and we’ll happily reschedule your booking.

There's no fee to reschedule your booking, however, if you’ve prepaid upfront on credit card, PayPal or ZipPay and wish to cancel your booking altogether, you will be refunded the original booking fee paid, minus a $20 cancellation fee.

Should you fail to show up at the time and place arranged with the Workshop without canceling in advance, you will forfeit the entire prepaid amount.

For full details see https://www.autoguru.com.au/terms#refunds

Does the price include parts and labour?

Yes, all our pricing includes parts, labour and GST.

Is there a loan car available?

Some of our workshops do offer a loan car and/or a drop off/pick up service (up to 5km from the workshop).

If the workshop is a Preferred Partner, these extras will be listed on the right hand side, underneath their pricing.

If the workshop is not a Preferred Partner, click the ‘Book Now’ button and then click the ‘Add a Roadworthy, Pink Slip or other common tasks’ text underneath the inclusions box at the top of the page.

Any additional services offered by the workshop will be included in this section.

What's the difference between a basic service and a logbook service?

A basic service includes engine oil and engine oil filter change, as well as a general safety inspection and inspection of all fluids.

If minor quantities of fluids are required, the mechanic will top these up.

A logbook service is a series of scheduled tasks recommended by the vehicle manufacturer at certain time intervals. Every logbook service is different. See “What’s Included In My Service”.

Will the mechanic stamp my logbook?

Absolutely, the mechanic will sign and stamp your logbook to meet manufacturer requirements.

They will sign off each task as it’s finished, and only stamp your logbook once all tasks specified by the manufacturer have been completed.

Will my warranty be affected if I book with one of your mechanics rather than the dealership?

The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) states that any certified mechanical workshop or mobile mechanic is indeed qualified to carry out logbook servicing as per manufacturer’s specifications, without voiding your New Car Warranty.

Our mechanics are able to carry out logbook servicing, according to the manufacturer’s specifications, using quality parts and lubricants.

The mechanic will sign off each item and stamp your logbook once all tasks are completed and your warranty will remain intact.

Where can I find the inclusions for my service?

Once you’ve typed in all your details and submitted the quote request form, you’ll see a list of suitable mechanics in your area and their costs to carry out your car service.

You can view all the inclusions for your service by clicking the blue 'Service Inclusions' button at the top of the page.

Can the mechanic come to me?

Yes! Our network of mobile mechanics can come to your home or workplace to carry out vehicle inspections, car servicing and some minor repairs.

Go through the search process and when you come to the page listing mechanics in your area, mobile mechanics in your area will be listed along with workshops.

Can I get quotes for repairs and inspections?

You sure can! Simply hit the “Repair” button under the ‘Great, what can we quote you for?’ section of the form and a bunch of common repairs tasks will come up automatically for you to select.

You can also type your specific repair issue into the blank search box and our system will bring up any related tasks.

If your particular repair or inspection task isn’t listed under the common items tabs, click the ‘No match? Add comment’ button and type your issue in the “Describe what you need” box at the bottom of the section.

Should you have more than one repair or inspection task to quote, you can add more tasks by clicking the +Repair or +Inspection tabs.

What are my payment options?

Booking through AutoGuru gives you access to three payment options:

1. Pay upfront using your credit card or PayPal;
2. Create a reusable, interest-free ZipPay account to pay now and make easy weekly or monthly payments over time; or
3. Pay the workshop once your car service and/or repairs have been completed.

Cancellation fees apply. For full Terms & Conditions visit https://www.autoguru.com.au/terms

What’s included in my service?

Once you’ve typed in all your details and submitted the quote request form, you’ll see a list of trusted mechanics in your area and their costs to carry out your car service.

You can view all the inclusions for your service by clicking the blue 'What's included?' text at the top of the page. It’s just under the three black boxes.

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Wayne Smith Service Centre

PORT LINCOLN CBD
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Friendly & efficient. Highly recommended. Russell checked vehicle & advised repa...

Friendly & efficient. Highly recommended. Russell checked vehicle & advised repairs. Came in under costing

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Bronwyn, TOYOTA YARIS

Whyalla Brake & Clutch

WHYALLA PLAYFORD
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"I am very happy with their service"

Ken, Mazda 3

Sparks & Spanners

PORT LINCOLN CBD
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We were travelling Australia with a caravan in tow, and had the vehicle serviced...

We were travelling Australia with a caravan in tow, and had the vehicle serviced three times in different states (once by Fixedprice) prior to our service at Port Lincoln, and been very happy with the operators. We were happy with the price which was known before the job was done, but there were a couple of things we were not thrilled about. It was a wet, miserable day when we dropped the car off and were given an approximate time it would be ready, and informed that we would receive a phone call when the car was ready. Quite some time after the given time we still had not received a call, so we walked back several blocks in the rain to find the car had been finished and sitting on the side of the road. While that wasn't too worrying, we were informed that our battery (only a couple of months old) was stuffed, and we should get a new one. We finally found the local RAC approved repairer who tested the battery and assured us that nothing was wrong with it. He also asked who told us it was stuffed, and when I told him, his remark was that he gets a lot of people coming there with the same non-problem from the same source.

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Keith, HOLDEN COLORADO

Midas Port Adelaide

PORT ADELAIDE
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"Professional and friendly team"

Mohamed, Toyota Camry

ABS Rosewater

OTTOWAY
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"Very helpful"

PAULA, Mitsubishi Lancer

Tyreright Salisbury

SALISBURY NORTH
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Excellent service. Very friendly staff. Felt right at home. All was explained...

Excellent service. Very friendly staff. Felt right at home. All was explained before and after the job. Will definitely return and recommend to others. This is what customer service should be. Keep up the great work guys!

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Andrew, Toyota Kluger

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Wayne is an Honest Professional that does his best to provide excellent Service,...

Wayne is an Honest Professional that does his best to provide excellent Service, Advice and a great job. He was courteous, prompt and a pleasure to deal with.

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Leath, Subaru Forester

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The Mechanics at ABS Salisbury are fantastic, they went every inch over the car ...

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Midas Salisbury

SALISBURY
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Irfan, Honda Accord Euro

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KILKENNY
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"SAI is very professional and trustful"

Bashar, Nissan Pulsar Sedan

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Fast efficient and thorough service. We will definitely use again - in fact we h...

Fast efficient and thorough service. We will definitely use again - in fact we have already taken the car back to have another problem fixed!

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Tony, GREAT WALL V200

Churchill Automotive & Tyre Service

KILBURN
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jason was easy to deal with and thoroughly explained what was wrong and what nee...

jason was easy to deal with and thoroughly explained what was wrong and what needed doing. will be coming back again for sure!

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Jai's Auto Garage

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Jai was friendly and caring about the vehicle and demonstrated clear understandi...

Jai was friendly and caring about the vehicle and demonstrated clear understanding of what was needed to be done and did it

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William, Toyota Hilux

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I was very impressed with the quality of the customer service as well as the ser...

I was very impressed with the quality of the customer service as well as the service of my vehicle. Was reasonably priced and all decisions were run past me before they were executed. They informed me as I dropped my car off what time I could pick it up, and were on time, Very friendly and I felt valued as a customer. Will definitely be returning.

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Crystal, MAZDA Mazda3

SM Auto Repair Centre

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Alice, Toyota Yaris

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PARA HILLS WEST
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Very friendly and helpful, the fixed price was excellent and easy to book online...

Very friendly and helpful, the fixed price was excellent and easy to book online especially being so close to xmas , very happy, thank you

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Darren, RENAULT MEGANE

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POORAKA
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Great job with very good service, booking was serviced on time, service was prom...

Great job with very good service, booking was serviced on time, service was prompt and courteous.

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Brenton, TOYOTA KLUGER

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ENFIELD
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"Great service, thanks"

Kevin, Subaru Impreza

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Basic service was fine, the did everything that needed to be completed. However ...

Basic service was fine, the did everything that needed to be completed. However gave me a huge list of things that needed to be fixed. Being a woman, I'm very sceptical of mechanics that could rip me off so I went to another mechanic I can trust in the mid north where I am from originally and they said half the stuff on the list didn't need to be fixed! They are fine at the basics but would not trust them with any big jobs on my car.

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Haylee, Holden Commodore

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RICHMOND
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The Goodyear Autocare team did a great job in servicing my car. The work was don...

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Rochit, MITSUBISHI MAGNA

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"Friendly staff n good service...Price is comparable"

Mohamed, Holden Zafira-A

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Had the car serviced and then 3 days later drove 2000 km to Brisbane didn't miss a beat, they even put tyre black on my tyres which made them look brand new again. Also, they made you feel welcome like you were talking with old mates.

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David, Nissan X-Trail

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Staff was very professional and detailed. They clearly explained what need to be...

Staff was very professional and detailed. They clearly explained what need to be done, definitely i will go back

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Frank, Hyundai i30

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The list of add-on maintenance work that they came up with was ridiculous. Didn't seem transparent or open with their work.

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Lloyd, Mitsubishi Lancer

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They picked up on a potential problem of an oil leak and recommended me to take ...

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Mark, MITSUBISHI TRITON

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The overall customer service was fine but i was told i would be called when my ...

The overall customer service was fine but i was told i would be called when my car was ready to be picked up and i was not so after 3 hours i went back myself. For a minor service this is really too long. I should have been given an estimated wait time at least. This factor will affect my decision to use this business again.

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Katie, SUZUKI ALTO

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Croft Automotive & LPG Pty Ltd

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Very good service, work carried out and completed for the quoted price, no hidden extra charges. Thank you.

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Gaye, Honda Accord Euro

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John, HONDA JAZZ

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Matt, Hyundai Getz

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Very happy with the service and price (compared to what Dealers wanted). Free loan car provided.

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Simon, Toyota Landcruiser/Prado

Midas Clovelly

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"Good service...quite prompt"

Mohamed, Holden Zafira-A

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Service was above my expectation. It was a positive experience. Service was quic...

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Catherine, HOLDEN COMMODORE

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Fantastic. They cover all Euro cars, even new ones and provide in warranty servi...

Fantastic. They cover all Euro cars, even new ones and provide in warranty servicing. My car came back with full safety report, RAA towing voucher for $100, clean, and also smelling nice. All software and service updates done on the computer too for my Audi A5. Friendly staff. I would highly recommend coming here to service your car!

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Drew, Audi A5 Sportback

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Midas Darlington

DARLINGTON
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Great experience, the staff took care of me during my service and gave me a grea...

Great experience, the staff took care of me during my service and gave me a great price for the things that needed fixing. The (I think he was the manager) was brilliant, knowledgeable and helpful. Free loan car for the day was great and when I picked up my car it had lollies on the dash as a gift from the staff! Will definitely return here for all future servicing or any work my car needs. Thankyou Midas Darlington!

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Laura, Mazda 3

Midas Magill

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Rob, Mazda BT-50

Dynamic Mechanix

LONSDALE
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"Fabulous service and fabulous price!"

Karen, Kia Rio

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Direct Tyre & Auto Service

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My first time - won't be the last! Not able to say too much apart from this: the...

My first time - won't be the last! Not able to say too much apart from this: the staff made me feel special, good work and advice on my vehicle, so overall I was favourably impressed.

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Rodney, Mazda MX-5

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Martin, Mazda BT-50

Aldershot Service Centre

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"Excellent customer service."

Tanya, Toyota Yaris

ABS Morphett Vale

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Good communication and work completed at set time. Would come here again for ser...

Good communication and work completed at set time. Would come here again for service - also got my front brakes done and price competitive.

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Wendy, Kia Cerato

South Adelaide Autogas & Mechanical

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All seemed good with replacing shockers. Auto Electrical work for driving light...

All seemed good with replacing shockers. Auto Electrical work for driving lights done and working, , but not able to complete as I desired , possibly due to driving kit cable I supplied.

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Graeme, Toyota RAV4

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Midas Morphett Vale

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Very happy with my experience at Midas Morphett Vale. They also gave me some good advice.

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Robert, HYUNDAI ELANTRA

Bravo Race Engineering

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"Great job and advice from Tony. Car running great."

Graham, BMW 3 Series

Bendigo Complete Auto Care

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So quick and easy...from the initial search on Sunday to confirmation of booking...

So quick and easy...from the initial search on Sunday to confirmation of booking being logged took minutes. Confirmation of booking from the service provider of my choice came to me early on Monday - too easy!

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Anton, Volkswagen Tiguan

Charge Less Autos

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Excellent service. Explained everything to me clearly with a friendly manner. Gr...

Excellent service. Explained everything to me clearly with a friendly manner. Great price. Will definitely be going back there!

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Kay, Holden Cruze

King Bear Auto

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"Work finished promptly and professionally."

Gayle, Hyundai Accent/Excel

BTE Tony Fickling

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I am a bit concerned that he does not have the latest technology, as a dealer wo...

I am a bit concerned that he does not have the latest technology, as a dealer would, to check the more intricate inner workings ans necessary adjustments for an engine.

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Bronte, Skoda Yeti

Edge Auto Solutions

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The young mobile mechanic from Edge was very nice, knew his job. He kept us "in ...

The young mobile mechanic from Edge was very nice, knew his job. He kept us "in the know" at all times & did a very good job in servicing our car. He also used a trap on the ground so the oil would not come on the cement - "now that is respect". Thanks heaps Robert Edge.

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Jannie, Hyundai Santa Fe

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