Local car mechanic who can quickly and easily service the brakes or carry out an MOT, regardless if you drive a Honda or a BMW.

No job too small, getting your car valeted or checking the battery life. Or too big, auto body repair and spray or a full engine rebuild.

Expert car mechanic services for cars, motorbikes and scooters include;

Servicing

  • annual service choosing between small (replacing engine oil and topping up fluids), medium (cleaning or changing filters and servicing the brakes) or a major service (in addition to everything else, includes a full diagnostic and tuning)
  • MOT certificate to proof road worthiness for a period of a year
  • air conditioning, a standard feature in most modern vehicles, which needs to be re-gassed every few years

Repairs and replacements

  • brakes and shock absorbers, the most common parts to wear out and need replacing
  • batteries, from a recharge after leaving the lights on or old needing replacement
  • clutch replacement or repair
  • diagnostic systems for fault finding on all makes of cars
  • exhausts, repairing a small hole or replacing an entire exhaust to prevent noise and reduced fuel efficiency
  • gearbox maintenance, repair or replacement - it's important that they are in good working order as they provide the torque and speed to the engine
  • tyres choosing from low profile, run flats, high performance, including the balancing and aligning of the wheels to keep the car stable on the road, reducing wear out

Body work carried out in a garage workshop or as a mobile service

  • scratches, chips, paint repairs
  • dents from a small paint-less dent to a full panel replacement
  • bumper scrapes and scuffs to full replacement
  • spray painting whether single panel or a full body spray paint

So, if you need a car mechanic to service or repair your car or motorbike, HaMuch has thousands of friendly, Motor Vehicle Repairers Association (MVRA) mechanics ready to change your brakes, perform an annual car service, balance and align new tyres or fix that alternator issue.

Do you need a car mechanic to fix your car?

When your car breaks down, starts making strange noises or starts flashing lights you’ve never noticed before on the dashboard, it’s easy to panic. Luckily a trusty car mechanic can make a quick assessment of the issue and recommend the best way to rectify it.

Although it can be tempting to Google what’s wrong with your car, or assume you understand the issue from your own prior knowledge, it’s never a good idea to chance a DIY repair on your car. HaMuch makes it easy to find qualified, friendly and reasonably priced car mechanics in your local area. So next time you run into some car trouble, you’ll know who to call!

What does a car mechanic do?

An expert car mechanic will inspect your car and identify problems with anything from the suspension to the engine. They will be knowledgeable and experienced, practised at managing everything under the bonnet of your car, and will be able to source spare parts, fit replacements, or clean and repair faulty components.

The responsibilities of a car mechanic include:

  • General car diagnostic work: Car mechanics use specialist diagnostic devices to identify and fix problems with your car quickly and efficiently.
  • Inspection of car faults and errors (MOT): Motor vehicles must be inspected at regular intervals, during an annual MOT. When your car undergoes an MOT, the mechanic will check that everything is in order with the vehicle. If something isn’t right, they will recommend appropriate fixes or component replacements.
  • Advising on maintenance: A mechanic can recommend the best ways to keep your car in shape and on the road for longer.
  • Repairing car faults and damage: The biggest part of a car mechanic’s job is to fix and repair your vehicle at a car repair shop or garage. A mechanic will be adept at many tasks around car repair, from fixing dents and touching up paintwork to replacing engine components.

How to find a car mechanic near you?

To find car mechanics near you, follow our simple three-step process:

  1. Post your job: Find your location, either by typing in your postcode or town, or selecting from our extensive list of regions, counties and cities in the UK. We ask you to select your maximum budget, so that you never pay more than what you can afford. Post the details of your job and we’ll match you with local car mechanics who are qualified and experienced to do the work. 
  2. Get quotes: We’ll send your job listing to car mechanics in your area. We’ll notify you via text when three tradesmen have expressed interest in your job.
  3. Select your tradesman: Review the profiles and experience of the tradesmen interested in working with you. You can use HaMuch to read customer reviews from people just like you, compare rates and see how close they are to you. You can even communicate with tradesmen to discuss the work before making your decision — you’re in complete control!

Our search tools are designed to help you find a tradesman that best suits your needs, budget and location.

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A friendly classic car garage run by classic enthusiasts. We specialise in Jensens but look after everything from a Morris Eight to a Facel Vega HK500. Suspension work Engine work Servicing using correct parts Gearbox change Electrical fault finding Bodywork to the highest standard These are just some of the things we do to mainly 1950s to 1980s cherished classic cars. Occasionally we have cars for sale on behalf of their owners. "From a light bulb change to a complete concours res...

C&O Car Services are tooled up and have the computerised equipment to service & repair 90% of all main manufacturer's cars and light commercial vehicles. Not only we offer car repairs in ottershaw, but also in further afield, such as in Woking, Chertsey, New Haw and beyond. With over 14 years of experience in the motor industry, we deliver outstanding services and advice to our customers. All of our mobile mechanics are prompt, polite and happy to help you on your way as quickly as poss...

MANCHESTER VEHICLE SOLUTIONS IS OPEN 24 HOURS A DAY, 7 DAYS A WEEK. INCLUDING BANK HOLIDAYS. Manchester Vehicle Solutions is a North West based mobile repair company that specialise in repairing your vehicle at a location of your choice (home, work, etc...) We repair all makes and models of vehicles, including Light Commercials and HGVs, and have a fully mobile workshop that is able to repair the smallest job to the larger end repairs. No job too big or too small! We believe that all work sh...

Need a new tyre? Want it fitted fast and without having to wait around at a garage? Give us a call for tyres fitted on your driveway, or where ever is most convinient for you!

Breakdown Recovery and Towing service based in Luton Bedfordshire 

Mobile mechanic and Breakdown Recovery service fully insured and all work guaranteed over 40yrs in the trade trading standards verified want a trustworthy mechanic try me!07436004186 free quotes no call out charge!

We provide the best and quick mobile  car repairs.

Family run buissness every thing is mobile done at work home or roadside. We do tyres servicing exhaust batteries brakes mots exhausts and mot repairs also fault code reading also happy to help 

We are the No. 1 locking wheel nut removal specialists. We can remove all locking wheel nuts with no exceptions. We also offer a mobile service. 

Hi I'm a mobile car mechanic who has 31 years experience and I love my work , I do most things on cars vans, I have diagnostic equipment and my prices are good as I am mobile I don't have over heads so I give a fair price .C.A.R.S  Carl's auto repair services come check me out . yell Google I'm on there for reviews 

Shirley Car Care Ltd. Is a family run business with Dave, the father, who has worked as a self-employed mechanic in and around Southampton since the late 80s. His two sons enjoyed going to work with him from an early age and have now grown up to become highly skilled and experienced technicians, running the workshops in the Shirley district.  Luke and Mark are the two directors and main technicians in the business, whilst Dave works on customer relations and online enquiries.  Emma ...

FOR ALL YOUR VEHICLE NEEDS. WE COME TO YOU...AT HOME ....AT WORK..OR EVEN ON THE M25 Hi, My name is Adam, your handy, reliable Mobile mechanic serving in and around Ilford. Having worked for a garage for many years I have decided to go it alone on the road to provide a more convenient way for drivers to get back on the road without having to take time off work or travel to get to the garage. I pride myself in being competitive, honest and reliable mechanic. i am fully qualified and an mot ...

Company established 3 years ago,I am 52 years old an have 36 year experience with the motor trade repair field, i have have various contracts with other car sales companies ,an would gladly  welcome any extra work 

£54/hr
£400/day

Treadwell service centre is a one stop shop for all your motoring needs . We offer a free collection and delivery service . All technicians are fully qualified . We offer free friendly no obligation advise . 

Over 30 yrs experience on cars and  light commercial services mot repairs fleet work welding tyres clutches diagnostics and much more 

Friendly local one stop Vehicle service centre 

Station garage wd ltd  to us job is not to big or to small. Thanks 

Proud to be the UKs best rated mobile mechanic company Mobile mechanic service including.. Minor repairs from £55. Clutches Supplied and fitted from Just £350. All -30 minute call outs at set priced £55 Vehicle ECU Diagnostics from Just £55. ​MOT with collection and drop off £75 (subject to availability) Pre purchase vehicle inspection service from £99. Break down call out and diagnostic from £55. Major servicing from &poun...

Vehicle servicing. Motoring Assistance. MoT's arranged. 

Honest friendly flexible to customers  30 years experience city and guilds qualified We can provide an after work /evening  service so customers can have cars repaired wirhout losing time off work we do charge additionally for this service price on application 

I am a mobile mechanic who can bring dealership quality to your doorstep! Mobile service, diagnostics, mechanical work, breakdown and recovery. Many more things covered! Dont hesitate to call for a quote today! Cover very large radius.

Your local car & light commercial vehicle mechanic in Basingstoke, with City & Guilds Qualifications and over 36 years of knowledge in the motor repair industry the company mantra is to give you the customer the best possible service for a more affordable price than other competitors. I will do my best to beat any local competition's price wherever possible. I am contactable at anytime day or night and I will do my best to help you out of any sticky situation. Please call 07772 250233 ...

I am a mobile mechanic that covers from Carmarthenshire to cardiff and can collect aswell as call out my rates are lower than other companies as I keep my overheads to a minimum 

We are an independent garage that have bee in business since 1983 serving the Carryduff and surrounding areas We pride ourselves in giving customer service and quality workmanship using only OE or similar quality parts with guarantee Our aim is your satisfaction 

We are very reasonably priced we give a very fair warranty and produce a very high standed of work with overall good value for money 

Full range of services including diagnostics for cars, light commercial and motorcycles 

With over 10 years experience in the trade and a family background of vehicle mechanics I am happy too take on just about any mechanical job or even a simple valet all you have to do is ask 

DPF, EGR, issues  ECU programming Re Mapping , engine electronics DIAGNOSTIC CENTER. Air Conditioning Servicing We are experienced Knowledgsble with technology Ata Diagnostics, Ata Master certified  repair Center. Delphi UK and AUTEL  UK authorised agent.

Kind and friendly  low cost labour rate  fast response time 

Family run 35 year in the motor trade. We come to your home or work. Please call for any type of repair or service you require no job is to small.  

Local honest friendly service 

We charge  the cheapest  prices  due to working  from home  our overheads are low hence  the reason  why our prices  are so low we also  do recoverys  within  a 12 mile radius  from £45 we also carry  out  pre mot checks

I am a mobile vehicle technician looking to bring the garage to your home or work place. I have been a technician for over 10 years, I always carry work out to the highest standards. Customer satisfaction is my main objective.

Www.garagevipltd.co.uk

I have been in the trade for 15 years now. Decided to go mobile. Can carry out most things on the side of the road. Very competitive on price. Free quotation. Have full diagnostics.

 Automotive Electronics Engineer.

Thanks for looking at my new page. I am a mobile mechanic with over 20 years experience. I can carry out most work to your vehicle and you don't have to lift a finger. I come to you, whatever the weather, be it at work or at home. I work on all makes and models, but I am a fully qualified Land rover specialist with a vast amount of experience and knowledge. Whether you own an old VW or the latest Land rover, my guarantee is to provide you with a cost effective, polite and honest service.

We are  father and son vehicle repair business. We are friendly, open and honest, if you need advice feel free to call us no matter how big or small. We pride ourselves in being fast and efficient to keep your repairs costs down.    Please give us a call to discuss your motoring issues.

I am a Watford based mobile Mecanic with years of experience I am friendly reliable honest and reasonable I try my upmost to make the customer happy so if u are in need of a little service or you have a flat battery don't hesitate to give me a call

Your friendly local mobile mechanic that rates you cannot beat

A small family run business based in garforth Leeds, fair prices and all jobs done by qualified mechanics with a 12 month piece of mind warranty 

Small family run business offering first class service and honest advice 

Fully qualified for 20 years. Specialise in ford including transit. Citroen. Peugeot. Vauxhall and many more to list. 

I'm a small local based business based in little Bromley  I've been trade for 11year we  do from small repair work to full repair paints  we   Specialise in the Vw and Audi and we also do MOT is and servicing at low cost  and alloy wheel refurbishing on small repairs we have a two day turnaround  

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Car Mechanic: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK

Car Mechanic: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges)
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Car Mechanic near London£44£266
Car Mechanic near Birmingham£28£176
Car Mechanic near Leeds£32£217
Car Mechanic near Glasgow£32£93
Car Mechanic near Sheffield£28£90
Car Mechanic near Bradford£34£214
Car Mechanic near Liverpool£36£249
Car Mechanic near Edinburgh£20£155
Car Mechanic near Manchester£36£228

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Engine will not start

Landrover freelander

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Brake pads and discs

Hi. I have a 2016 Skoda fabia estate and I need the break pads replacing both front and back and possibly discs aswell. Could you let me know how Much this work would potentially cost and when you would have availability to fit us in? Many thanks David Chodkiewicz Sent from my iPhone

Electrics

Fiat punto evo automatic .... steering wheel gets to tight to turn cant control car message comes up on dashboard?

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Alternator replacement

Replace brake pads and discs

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Clutch replacement

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ABS light and Control Unit errors

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Painting 3 bedrooms

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Gearbox service

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Rear brake pads

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Loss of power

Car drives but seems to have lost power.

Starter motor

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Diagnostic

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Headlight

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BMW e63 645 V8 sparkplug change

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Batterie

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Replace a starter motor

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Bad earth rear drivers side

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Replace thermostat

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Clutch

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Breaks

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Full check up

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Breaks

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Replace weather proof seal

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Remove broken mirror, fit replacement supplied by owner

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Clutch

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Repairs to noise under car

Defective exhausts or propeller

Stop light on dash ,engine overheatibg

Citreon grand c4 picasso,deisel,drives about 12 miles and stop warning light comes on message engine overheating

Replace old Vacuum Tank kit

Astra 2010, replace old vacuum tank kit. I have the parts just need someone one to fit it in

Wheel bearings

Rear wheel bearings change

Master clutch cylinder

Vauxhall corsa white

Start then stall

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Replace clutch/clutch bearing

Fiat 500 requires new clutch/clutch bearing

Clutch

Honda jazz clutch replacement

Ignition barrel

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Battery

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Air con/fun issue

Air con/heating system there is problem with flaps. Hot air going only on the front window.

Replace clutch with single mass, we have

Jaguar x type 2.0 diesel

Mass air flow sensor

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Fit brake caliper

Fit brake caliper

Car diagnostics

Fault with electronic steering lock , and theft protection failure after I disconnected the battery

Brakes pad and disc

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Replace Road Speed sensor

Speedo ceased to work along with mileometer and fuel consumption gauge at the same time. Would appear new sensor needed.

Front and rear disc pads

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Diagnostics

Peugeot 207 engine management light on and car not starting

Labour to fit torque converter

2013 bmw f31 330d xdrive, reg Sr63bza

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Fit roller shutter garage door

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Rates for Tradesmen in the UK

Builder

Builder: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Builders
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Milton Keynes£31£207
Neath Port Talbot£23£170
Bridgend£25£178
Salford£29£188
Oldham£30£192
Wolverhampton£25£203
Bassetlaw£21£179
Huntingdonshire£34£218
Swale£43£209
Crewe & Nantwich£34£203

Carpenter & Joiner

Carpenter & Joiner: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Carpenter & Joiners
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Aylesbury Vale£31£218
Bolton£26£181
Gateshead£20£170
North Hertfordshire£34£238
Isle of Wight£27£196
Pembrokeshire£22£200
Gedling£26£192
Broadland£20£173
Wokingham£33£210
Rhondda, Cynon, Taff£21£165

Electrician

Electrician: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Electricians
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
South Lanarkshire£28£234
South Ayrshire£27£214
Waveney£25£240
Reigate & Banstead£47£271
East Devon£30£220
Barnsley£31£222
Scarborough£24£195
Chester£29£202
Macclesfield£30£214
Cardiff£29£202

Gardener

Gardener: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Gardeners
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
North Somerset£27£220
Birmingham£124£133
Brighton£28£182
Tameside£28£184
Neath Port Talbot£25£179
Waveney£15£120
East Riding£30£111
Blackpool£26£219
London£38£259
East Lindsey£15£120

Locksmith

Locksmith: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Locksmiths
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Luton£51£245
South Somerset£65£175
Gloucester£50£175
Wycombe£50£300
Highland£25£200
Isle of Wight£40£200
Ashfield£40£275
Braintree£38£212
Amber Valley£50£268
Blackburn£69£318

Cleaner

Cleaner: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Cleaners
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Bristol£20£187
Sandwell£15£116
Blackpool£12£90
Cherwell£18£82
Wealden£13£62
Gateshead£13£93
Wigan£13£102
Vale of Glamorgan£12£108
Slough£19£133
Poole£16£84

Car Mechanic

Car Mechanic: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Car Mechanics
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Birmingham£28£176
Halton£35£258
Aylesbury Vale£44£236
Bradford£34£214
Aberdeenshire£40£280
Horsham£45£250
Rochdale£36£204
Havant & Waterloo£50£400
Milton Keynes£39£221
Ashfield£37£255

Heating Engineer

Heating Engineer: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Heating Engineers
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Crewe & Nantwich£37£237
Rochdale£37£238
Colchester£43£247
Ashfield£39£239
Stratford-on-Avon£46£252
York£34£219
Oldham£37£239
Trafford£38£237
Windsor & Maidenhead£53£281
Walsall£38£228

Plumber

Plumber: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Plumbers
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Sheffield£32£221
Wolverhampton£38£222
Newbury£53£274
Stroud£40£277
Renfrewshire£36£245
Exeter£36£252
New Forest£43£261
Scarborough£28£240
Gloucester£73£319
Slough£52£277

Painter & Decorator

Painter & Decorator: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Painter & Decorators
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Scottish Borders£22£162
Nottingham£23£174
Wakefield£21£152
South Somerset£22£135
West Lancashire£23£159
Birmingham£20£157
Southampton£27£173
Sefton£23£155
Southend-on-Sea£25£171
Neath Port Talbot£21£159
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