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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Dynamic Mechanix

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The owner made you feel welcome and listened to all my needs. Every thing was do...

The owner made you feel welcome and listened to all my needs. Every thing was done well on picking the vehicle back up. Well worth the money I paid would recommend this business. Good to have an honest person to deal with many thanks guys for a great job. Happy Nick Lane

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Nick, Great Wall Motors V Series

Southern Performance Centre

LONSDALE
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Good service but had to wait half an hour for a cab because the advertised lift ...

Good service but had to wait half an hour for a cab because the advertised lift to train etc was not availble because they were short staffed. Cost me $30 in a cab when local train was $3.

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Martin, Mazda BT-50

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Midas Morphett Vale

MORPHETT VALE
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Car was serviced well, Mechanics were friendly and helpful. i would recommend th...

Car was serviced well, Mechanics were friendly and helpful. i would recommend this service in the future.

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Daryl, Renault Kangoo II/Kangoo Maxi

Aldershot Service Centre

LONSDALE
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"honest professional and good price."

darren, Ford Falcon

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Direct Tyre & Auto Service

LONSDALE
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booked my nissan dualis in for service and rotate tyres with front wheel balance...

booked my nissan dualis in for service and rotate tyres with front wheel balance, the guys did a great job balanced all 4 tyres and even washed my car, told me the rear shockers were slightly leaking and even rang up grand nissan to see if they were still under warranty. gave me vouchers for future use and a little gift pack of minties waiting in my car when I picked it up. awsome guys awsome business.

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Jacki, Nissan Dualis/Dualis+2

South Adelaide Autogas & Mechanical

MORPHETT VALE
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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

ABS Morphett Vale

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

Midas Clovelly

CLOVELLY PARK
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Efficient and overall good experience. Managed to book in at short notice and se...

Efficient and overall good experience. Managed to book in at short notice and service is swift.

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Boon, TOYOTA CAMRY

Angus Mitchell Automotive

EDWARDSTOWN
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"very good specialist workshop "

John, HONDA JAZZ

ABS Melrose Park

MELROSE PARK
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"Great efficient service, highly recommend"

Kym, Toyota Kluger

Daw Park Autocare

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

Service was above my expectation. It was a positive experience. Service was quick and very efficient, and most importantly well within my budget. I will definitely come back to them again on my future car service bookings, and will recommend them to my husband to have his car serviced there too.

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Catherine, HOLDEN COMMODORE

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Croft Automotive & LPG Pty Ltd

EDWARDSTOWN
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I was a bit disappointed with not being contacted for authorisation which I woul...

I was a bit disappointed with not being contacted for authorisation which I would have given. Instead on my invoice there are several things that needed attention and weren’t attended to. A wheel alignment among other things. Had they contacted me and asked if they could do it I would have welcomed that as I expected a full service.

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Charlotte, Toyota Yaris

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Midas Harbour Town

ADELAIDE AIRPORT
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"Excellent service & advice. Great quality work at a great price."

Mike, Holden Epica

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Goodyear Autocare Hawthorn

HAWTHORN
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Very happy with the service and price (compared to what Dealers wanted). Free lo...

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

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Simon, Toyota Landcruiser/Prado

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Goodyear Autocare Richmond

RICHMOND
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Delivered the car at the designated time met by the owner who promptly went thro...

Delivered the car at the designated time met by the owner who promptly went through what was required. I asked for a report on any issues likely to need attention in the near future for this vehicle. Picked up the car following courtesy call and received an update on issues that will need attention along with likely verbal quote for repairs.

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Nigel, HOLDEN COMMODORE

ABS Keswick

KESWICK
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They're lovely people, did an excellent job went above and beyond my expectation...

They're lovely people, did an excellent job went above and beyond my expectations! I'll be glad to go back for future car help

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Kylie, Suzuki Swift

Viva Auto Repairs

RICHMOND
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"They were very good. Thanks."

Ali, Ford Falcon

SM Auto Repair Centre

UNDERDALE
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Service ok but the mechanic did not clean oil up under chassis after he took off...

Service ok but the mechanic did not clean oil up under chassis after he took off the oil filter. This dripped from the car for three days. I think they could have done better.

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Chris, Kia Sorento

ABS Adelaide City

ADELAIDE
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Honest people, pricing is fair, was a good and accommodating experience, will us...

Honest people, pricing is fair, was a good and accommodating experience, will use again.

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Steven, Ford Explorer

Bridgestone Select Norwood

NORWOOD
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"Fantastic customer service!! Highly recommend"

Terri, Toyota Corolla

Pulse Automotive Services

NORWOOD
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"First time. So far so good."

Jin, Subaru Forester

Tyreright Woodville

WOODVILLE SOUTH
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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

SAI Mechanical Repairs

KILKENNY
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I had a number of repairs done to my car also, at my request. I was pleased with...

I had a number of repairs done to my car also, at my request. I was pleased with the result and the service.

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Claire, Ford Festiva

Midas Magill

MAGILL
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Good service. The drop-off service was great... they dropped me at work (less th...

Good service. The drop-off service was great... they dropped me at work (less than 5 km).

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Lauren, Holden Barina

ABS Glynde

FIRLE
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Joe is very friendly and efficient machnicant. He only recommends what is need ...

Joe is very friendly and efficient machnicant. He only recommends what is need to be done, no rip off. I would recommend his service to my friend.

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Mick, Holden Cruze

Midas Prospect

SEFTON PARK
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"Friendly prompt service very easy to organise"

Gary, Toyota Hilux

Midas Port Adelaide

PORT ADELAIDE
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"Great service - very happy"

Ray, Mazda CX-7

Midas Glynde

GLYNDE
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Midas Glyne will definitely be back. Completed the service earlier than expected...

Midas Glyne will definitely be back. Completed the service earlier than expected. Convenient drop off / pick up service. Car running well.

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Andrea, Mitsubishi Outlander

Exhaust Plus Prospect

ENFIELD
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Excellent work. The service was prompt and exceded my expectations. Charges were...

Excellent work. The service was prompt and exceded my expectations. Charges were explained beforehand and the whole process was very seamless. I will definitely be returning back l.

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Jagdeep, Mazda CX-9

ABS Rosewater

OTTOWAY
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"Very helpful"

PAULA, Mitsubishi Lancer

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Goodyear Autocare Hampstead Gardens

HAMPSTEAD GARDENS
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Had the car serviced and then 3 days later drove 2000 km to Brisbane didn't miss...

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

Churchill Automotive & Tyre Service

KILBURN
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Professional business who called me mid service to discuss findings and offered ...

Professional business who called me mid service to discuss findings and offered to attend too. Forgot to wash my car but as soon as this was realised a free car wash was organised. Friendly and polite team and i will be taking my car back for its next service.

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Paul, Mazda 2

Approved Automotive Services

NEWTON
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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

Gepps Cross Exhaust & Autocare

POORAKA
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Very friendly and good service. I will be back and will be recommend to others. ...

Very friendly and good service. I will be back and will be recommend to others. A++++++

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justin, Holden Captiva

C.A.R. Mechanical

RIDGEHAVEN
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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

ABS Ridgehaven

RIDGEHAVEN
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We required some additional work on the vehicle. The workshop rang 3 times throu...

We required some additional work on the vehicle. The workshop rang 3 times through the day to keep us informed of what was going on. The cost of the additional work was explained prior to it being undertaken.

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Graham, SUBARU IMPREZA

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Midas Para Hills

PARA HILLS WEST
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I found it easy to book online. Loved the fact that a free loan car was offered....

I found it easy to book online. Loved the fact that a free loan car was offered. Friendly reception staff that were happy to discuss the concerns with my car; being a woman this was a new and pleasant experience in the car industry. Thank you!

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Sharon, Jeep Grand Cherokee

B & R Automotive

SALISBURY SOUTH
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Great service, fast, honest and reliable; the guys are friendly, cool and don't ...

Great service, fast, honest and reliable; the guys are friendly, cool and don't try to sell you services you don't need. Darryl had looked after me previously, but I went somewhere closer to home the next time... big mistake! Came back to B & R this time and will return in the future.

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Bruce, HYUNDAI ELANTRA

Midas Salisbury

SALISBURY
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The guy who helped me was super nice! It was my first experience with Midas and ...

The guy who helped me was super nice! It was my first experience with Midas and I'd definitely go back. Great service!

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Danna, Holden Astra

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Jai's Auto Garage

SALISBURY PLAIN
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I was very happy with the way the work was carried out on the car they know what...

I was very happy with the way the work was carried out on the car they know what they are doing and told me what has to be done on the next service I will be going back to them again. This was the first time I've been to them the price was fair and the work is just great.

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Michael, Toyota Camry

ABS Salisbury

SALISBURY
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I would strongly recommend ABS Salisbury to anyone they do a bloody great job mo...

I would strongly recommend ABS Salisbury to anyone they do a bloody great job more than I expected. In the past were I have had my car serviced you look at your service book & think 'I wonder if they have done everything in the book' 9/10 times they haven't. How do I know cos at ABS they showed me things that should have been done in all my services & weren't done. So thank you ABS Salisbury you have done a great job.

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Tye, Toyota Corolla

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

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

Wayne Smith Service Centre

PORT LINCOLN CBD
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No fuss...got the job done. Only problem was 0.8L overfill of engine oil that I ...

No fuss...got the job done. Only problem was 0.8L overfill of engine oil that I drained.

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Graeme, Jeep Grand Cherokee

Whyalla Brake & Clutch

WHYALLA PLAYFORD
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"I am very happy with their service"

Ken, Mazda 3

Bravo Race Engineering

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

Graham, BMW 3 Series

Natrad Ballarat

WENDOUREE
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"All good Jack was great as usual"

Wayne, BMW 5 Series

Midas Auto Service Centre Ballarat

DELACOMBE
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"would have got 5 stars if brake fluid wasn't service (never requested)"

Gerard, Holden Barina Spark

Edan Cassell Edge Automotive

WENDOUREE
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Very happy with the team at EDGE AUTOMOTIVE. The service was done fast and at ve...

Very happy with the team at EDGE AUTOMOTIVE. The service was done fast and at very good rate. Gave me a lift to my workplace and offered to also pick me up once the car was ready.

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Luc, Toyota Corolla

BTE Tony Fickling

airport_shuttle Mobile Mechanic

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"Tony was on time and very thorough. He provided great service and advice."

Allan, Suzuki Swift

Edge Auto Solutions

airport_shuttle Mobile Mechanic

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Rob was very professional. On time, polite and informative. Thank you so much f...

Rob was very professional. On time, polite and informative. Thank you so much for recommending him. Very happy with the Service.

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Tania, Nissan Navara/Pick-up

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