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Your tradie needs to be covered by an appropriate insurance policy. Public liability insurance is compulsory and gives liability protection against third party injuries and property damage caused by the contractor. This will protect you should anything go wrong with your home improvement project. Insurance certificates need to be current and valid for the duration of the project works.

Everything you need to know about finding a Mechanic

Motor garage mechanics narrow down the problem by speaking with customers, examining components and performing tests with diagnostic equipment. For complex issues, they may need to follow checklists and consult fellow mechanics. They then estimate the repair costs for approval by customers, and then do the repairs. They use manual tools such as wrenches and screw drivers, and powered devices such as pneumatic wrenches and welding torches. They also perform basic maintenance, such as oil changes and tune-ups, to keep vehicles running at peak efficiency. In large shops, they can specialize in one aspect of automobiles, such as brakes, transmissions or air-conditioning

Role of Mechanic

They often have to quote prices for their customers before commencing work or after partial disassembly for inspection. Their job may involve the repair of a specific part or the replacement of one or more parts as assemblies.

Basic vehicle maintenance is a fundamental part of a mechanic's work in modern industrialized countries while in others they are only consulted when a vehicle is already showing signs of malfunction. Preventative maintenance is also a fundamental part of a mechanic's job, but this is not possible in the case of vehicles that are not regularly maintained by a mechanic. One misunderstood aspect of preventative maintenance is scheduled replacement of various parts, which occurs before failure to avoid far more expensive damage. Because this means that parts are replaced before any problem is observed, many vehicle owners will not understand why the expense is necessary.

With the rapid advancement in technology, the mechanic's job has evolved from purely mechanical, to include electronic technology. Because vehicles today possess complex computer and electronic systems, mechanics need to have a broader base of knowledge than in the past.

Due to the increasingly labyrinthine nature of the technology that is now incorporated into automobiles, most automobile dealerships and independent workshops now provide sophisticated diagnostic computers to each technician, without which they would be unable to diagnose or repair a vehicle.

MOT Testing
If your car is more than 3 years old a valid MOT certificate is required.

When your MOT is due for renewal just bring your car and your old certificate and they will do the rest.

Fixed Price Servicing
They will carry out servicing on your car to meet your requirements all at a fixed price. We will always keep you informed and check with you before carrying out any repairs.

Exhausts
With access to every exhaust pipe for all makes and models, we can guarantee a fast and reliable service. Having the majority of parts usually in stock we can offer a while-you-wait service.

Tyres
You can be sure of the best advice and service from tyre center or garage. All prices include fitting and they can supply any make of tyre.