Mechanical & Functional Repairs

We’ve got you covered from minor to more serious mechanical or other functional issues.


  • Suspension (Shock absorbers, ball-joints, etc)
  • Steering components (tie-rod ends, etc)
  • Brakes (rotors, pads, ABS, EBS, etc)
  • Cooling system (radiators, coolant, etc)
  • Air and vacuum systems
  • Drive train (cv-joints, universal joints, wheel bearings, etc)
  • Wheels and Tires (we can source multiple tire brands. Alignments, wheel balancing)
  • A/C system (cleaning/servicing, repairs)
  • Electrical problems (all systems - Ignition, Charging, Trouble Codes, Gauges, Battery, Lights, etc)
  • Exhaust (pipes, mufflers, oxygen sensors, etc)
  • Fuel systems  (including LPG servicing and repairs)
  • Other engine compartment items (motor mounts
  • Engine Internals (timing belt, valves, head gasket, complete engine overhauls, etc)
  • Transmission



  • Windows & Mirrors (electric and manual)
  • Doors (seals, hinges, handles, etc)
  • Hood and Rear door struts
  • Locks (keys, fobs, door locks, central locks, anti-theft systems, etc)
  • Safety (Horn, Airbags, Seatbelts, etc)
  • Seat operation (electric and manual adjustment type)
  • Interior components (cup holders, storage compartment hinges, etc)
  • Interior lights (headliner, door panels, other convenience)
  • Accessory problems (proximity sensors, front/ rear cameras, entertainment system, etc). * Also see details about new accessories here

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See details about basic servicing and maintenance here. 

See details about paint/body & other interior/exterior cosmetics repairs here. 


Pickup/ delivery services are also available. See rates here

Alternatively, see details about renting a car during a service here.

Mechanical & Functional Repairs FAQs

Safety, and to prevent cascading adverse wear on other suspension components and tires.

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Checking during normal servicing should be enough for newer cars, but It's a great idea to check it every fews weeks on an older car. The number one major engine problems we see are caused by water loss or cooling system failure.

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Getting a tune-up would be a good idea if you have an older car and have never done one or if you notice a loss of power, fuel efficiency, etc. A tune-up can involve multiple services such as cleaning and gapping spark plugs or replacement if necessary, throttle-body cleaning, air-flow sensor cleaning, cleaning or replacement of the air filter, internal engine and/or fuel system cleaners. It’s best to have this done at the same time as an oil change if the internal engine cleaners are part of the tune-up.

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Usually this is caused by some components of the cooling system failure such as a hose leak, radiator efficiency, radiator cap problem, radiator fan, faulty thermostat/ water valve, etc.  Your engine can also overheat from other issues such as low oil level but hope that’s not the case!

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The older the car, especially with recent engine work, the more often you should be checking it (weekly). For newer cars it is not necessary to check it as often, but still a good habit (every couple months).

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This is different from model to model. Consult your user manual for the manufacturer's recommended service interval.

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Let's hope this doesn’t happen to you, but the main cause we see is because of cooling system problems, whether that be from a hose leak, radiator efficiency, radiator cap, radiator fan, faulty thermostat/ water valve.

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Firstly the right kind 🙂 ie. Petrol or Diesel engine. Secondly some of the more expensive types of diesel, for example, have extra additives that can assist with better part lubrication and performance.

 For petrol engines, it's the same in terms of additives, but also different octane levels such as 91, 95, and if it's an ethanol blend can be better suited for some models.  Generally, we would recommend to go with the higher octane it is available.

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