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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Midas Port Adelaide

PORT ADELAIDE
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When arrived to drop of van, they didn't read email re booking and weren't going to do the job. After discussion with them they did do the service.

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Ross, Ford Transit

ABS Rosewater

OTTOWAY
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"Very helpful"

PAULA, Mitsubishi Lancer

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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"SAI is very professional and trustful"

Bashar, Nissan Pulsar Sedan

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Midas Harbour Town

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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

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

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Were very accommodating in fitting me on to service my brakes before the service...

Were very accommodating in fitting me on to service my brakes before the service. Will use again.

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"Nice staff and good service."

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Great reliable service kept me informed all the way through the service . High...

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Dianne, Hyundai i45

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Service was fine. However this was my first time at Midas, my car is usually log...

Service was fine. However this was my first time at Midas, my car is usually logbook serviced via Ford dealerships. the guy at Midas told me all these things were wrong with my car. Nothing has ever been mentioned beforehand from Ford. My car is always well maintained. I was told by Midas that I had to have my wheels aligned as well as other multiple issues. I informed him that the car had new wheels put on and aligned 2 days prior to him receiving the car for logbook service. He informed me that the other company did not do their job and he would ring them. He later said he did not ring them and that I should speak to them about the alignment not being done. What he doesn’t know is that I was when they did the work and watched them with my car. After he reported these so-called “issues” with my car, I had another mechanic check each issue and there are none! Not impressed at all! I will not take my car to Midas again.

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Angela, Ford Falcon

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"Polite and efficient, will be a returning customer."

Connor, Mitsubishi 380

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"A reasonable price and fantastic service. My car has never been running better!"

Sharn, Holden Cruze

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Excellent service managed to Log Book specifics. Manager kept in touch and advi...

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Craig, Hyundai ix35

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"Good vibes, was honest and straightforward."

James, Subaru Impreza

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"Friendly prompt service very easy to organise"

Gary, Toyota Hilux

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Shaka serviced our car to our satisfaction and was willing to provide a review o...

Shaka serviced our car to our satisfaction and was willing to provide a review of the service provided and the condition of various oils. He had also alerted us to the worn brake shoes and provided a competitive quote which we accepted. I would (will) be returning to him for our next service. Shaka proves that small operations can and do provide excellent service. Well done Shaka

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Tony, Hyundai Santa Fe

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"They were very good. Thanks."

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Very pleased with service and report on my car, things I need to look out for. Lovely people to deal with, very polite and welcoming. I will be using this company again.

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Susan, MAZDA Mazda3

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I booked the vehicle in for a major service with the agent we bought the vehicle from, an 80,000 km service. I was advised on the day, not at the time of booking, the service was to be a full day, and would cost $1400? Needless to say, they didn't do the service. I then discovered ABS via Fixed Price, booked the vehicle in $730.00. My wife delivered the vehicle on time, staff were polite and courteous. They took the vehicle for a quick drive and immediately identified a fault with the carbie. Carbie clean required on top of major service along with leads. The service took 5 hours. Carbie and leads $400 more, but worth it. All up, $1100, that's $300 less than the dealership and included the carbie and leads. The lads in Adelaide City ABS are well worth a visit. They are no-nonsense, straight-up mechanics. So if you're looking for an honest and efficient service workshop, they have my recommendation.

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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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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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Neeru, Ford Focus

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"very good specialist workshop "

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"First time. So far so good."

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

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"Courteous, friendly and did a great job. Thank You"

Brenton, Ford Falcon

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Curtis, Daihatsu Charade

Dynamic Mechanix

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Mark, Mitsubishi Triton

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They went out of their way to source a new part for me. Very polite and friendly...

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"Relatively good service but as is the case with so many of them very pricey."

Paul, Ford Territory

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The mechanic was thorough and although all the issues with my car were not fixed...

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Tracy, Ford Focus

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Gerry, Hyundai Getz

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

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Graeme, Toyota RAV4

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Midas Morphett Vale

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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

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"I am very happy with their service"

Ken, Mazda 3

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

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Keith, HOLDEN COLORADO

Wayne Smith Service Centre

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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

Bravo Race Engineering

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

Graham, BMW 3 Series

Charge Less Autos

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They where friendly helpful didn't do anything without asking. Will go back for ...

They where friendly helpful didn't do anything without asking. Will go back for sure. Highly recommended

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Catherine, Mitsubishi ASX

Bendigo Complete Auto Care

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"Honest ,prompt service awesome team of mechanics wouldn't go anywhere else"

Jai, Nissan Navara/Pick-up

Natrad Ballarat

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Jack was very helpful in showing the poor work done on the vehicle by a previous...

Jack was very helpful in showing the poor work done on the vehicle by a previous repairer.

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Paul, Mazda CX-9

BTE Tony Fickling

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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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Rob the mechanic was great was running a bit late but advised us due to heavy tr...

Rob the mechanic was great was running a bit late but advised us due to heavy traffic he would be about 10 minutes late that was good communication the work was done well and I am very pleased with that. Thanking You

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Peter, Ford Force 6

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