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Car Service Paddington

Are you searching for affordable and reliable car servicing that is focused on getting your car back on the road again? Drawing on our years of experience and training the fully-qualified team at Gil Auto are committed to providing honest car service solutions to Paddington-based motorists.

Mechanic Paddington

Has your car broken down or experienced extensive mechanical faults? At Gil Auto our team of fully-trained mechanics can put Paddington vehicles back on the road, taking as little time as possible to determine and repair all mechanical problems plaguing your vehicle.

Brake Repair Paddington

An integral component of any vehicle currently on the road well-maintained brake systems allow motorists to immediately react to rapidly changing road conditions. By using the best and most reliable components and accessories our brake repair solutions help Paddington vehicle owners stay safe on the roads. For more information about how we can keep you safe on the roads feel free to contact us today.

Car Service Paddington

Your service starts when we take your car on a test drive. 

  • During the test drive your steering, suspension, brakes, engine and transmission are all assessed. 
  • It is then brought into the workshop and raised onto a hoist. 
  • While the engine and oil are still hot the oil filter is removed and the oil drained. 
  • Both the contaminated oil and filter are disposed of to licensed recycle-rs.  
  • While the oil is draining the underside of the engine bay is inspected. 
  • The covers and splash trays are removed to gain access to the engine and transmission to inspect for leaks and wear. 
  • The steering and suspension are checked for wear and free play tolerances. 
  • The brake system is inspected and the brake fluid tested electronically for excess moisture. 
  • Different coolants in the radiator require different tests, hydrometer, refract meter of litmus. 
  • The manufacturer's specified oil is replaced in the engine. 
  • All other fluids are tested and topped up as required. 
  • Both engine and cabin air filters are checked and cleaned if possible. 
  • The battery is tested and the battery contacts are cleaned and coated with anti corrosion protection. 
  • The windscreen wipers and washer system is checked and the wiper fluid topped up. 
  • Where appropriate our computer scanners are connected to your car's computer to establish if there are any error messages stored in the car's on board computers. 
  • These are analysed and noted for appropriate action . 
  • The dashboard service lights are reset. 
  • All door, bonnet and boot hinges are lubricated with white lithium grease. 
  • The horn and all the lights are checked and the headlights alignment checked 
  • Any issues noted will be reported to you with a hierarchy of urgency. 
  • You are now in a position to decide when and what repairs to want carried out. 
  • Should any defects be noted which should be taken back to a dealership for "no charge" warranty repairs. 
  • I will inform you of these and will coach you how to bring these to the attention of the dealership. 
  • Should your rego be due within the next few months I will bring this to your attention and offer to do it for you while the car is with us, this so that you don't have the inconvenience of bring the car back to us just for the pink slip.