Mechanical Services

We provide automotive services; at very competitive prices.

It is very important to service your car habitually as early detection of any wear and tear will undoubtedly save you money and downtime.

Below is a short list of some of the common services that we provide, but naturally give us a call if you require detailed information on what you need.

We are here to help you, and we want to win your business, so don’t hesitate to call as and we’ll give you a very competitive price with warranties.

Car Servicing

All makes & models log book servicing. Major Service includes grease and oil change plus precision diagnostic tune-up and safety inspection, and report on your cars overall mechanical condition.

Brake Service

Brake Service Includes disc pad or brake shoe replacement on front or rear wheel, using quality pads. We can also provide disc and drum machining.

Clutch Repairs

Full clutch check including adjustment, hydraulics and clutch pad replacement for all makes and models.

Suspension Inspection

We test and inspect all suspension components for wear including ball joints, shock absorbers, control arms, bushes and struts.

Cooling system / radiators

We pressure-test the radiator, inspect hoses for leaks, radiator cap for proper sealing, check coolant level, check water pump for leaks or wear and all drive belts for tension and condition.


Our Automatic Transmission Service includes replacement of transmission fluid, cleaning and/or replacement of filter plus adjustments as necessary.

Rear Axle

Fluid level in differential checked. Universal joint and centre bearing checked for free play and replaced if necessary.

Air Conditioning

Check cooling and overall operation, check system pressures, check and adjust compressor drive belt and clean condenser.


Check exhaust system for wear. A worn exhaust system will affect the car’s performance, and even fuel economy.


We stock a range of tyres and can source exactly what you’re looking for. When you’re thinking safety, good tyres with good road holding capacity are crucial.


Power steering is often the most overlooked system, yet requires regular servicing. Power steering helps to manoeuvre cars effortlessly when working well, servicing keeps you safe on the road.

Ignition Systems

We inspect & test your ignition system. Because the ignition system is so important to the running of your car, it is one of the key things to be checked in a service.

Fuel System - EFI

Service includes full engine tune-up, fuel injectors cleaned to make certain of smooth running, air intake system and fuel lines inspected, fuel filter and air cleaner checked and changed if needed, full grease and oil change, full safety check and report.

Engine Repairs

We handle minor and major engine repairs. If your engine is too worn and requires major mechanical work, we might recommend a reconditioned / replacement engine to restore power and economy to your vehicle.

Engine Replacement

L & J Automotive can supply and fit exchange engines for most makes and models. All exchange engines are supplied to the highest quality in automotive engineering, with accuracy and tolerances to the manufacturer's original specification. All exchange engines are fully guaranteed for quality and performance. Engines can be rebuilt where a replacement unit is unavailable for your vehicle.

Roadworthy Certificates (RWC)

L&J are fully licensed to complete Roadworthy checks and provide certificates. 

  • Castrol
  • Ryco Filters
  • NGK
  • Kumho Tyres
  • Platinum Power 2000 Batteries