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Top Mechanics in Colchester

9 Reviews

Garage in Colchester, 6 years of experience

Joined ClickMechanic in 2024, travel radius 22 miles

BMW / Mini & Land Rover Specialist Working with Dealer Grade Diagnostic Equipment, Happy to diagnose, find and fix any issue with any car if that's a Range Rover Timing Chain to a Fiesta Jump Start No job...

3 Reviews

Garage in Colchester, 25 years of experience

Joined ClickMechanic in 2024, travel radius 15 miles

Been the mechanic for 25 years for main dealers, and for aftermarket garages, the current MOT tester as well who can undertake work from servicing, general replies, welding air-conditioning, re-gas clutches ...

34 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in Colchester, 22 years of experience

Joined ClickMechanic in 2020, travel radius 25 miles

Lexden Vehicle Services offers professional mobile servicing, repairs, diagnostics and more in the Colchester and district area. We come to your home or place of work, weekdays or weekends at a time to suit...

10 Reviews

Garage in Colchester, 20 years of experience

Joined ClickMechanic in 2016, travel radius 3 miles

Jhmotors born in 2016 by owner Joe Hodea who has over 20 years in the industry. Joe has spent many years working in main dealers and has experience with Jeep/Chrysler, Ford ,Skoda ,Vw ,and Peugeot to name ...

12 Reviews

Garage in Colchester, 15 years of experience

Joined ClickMechanic in 2017, travel radius 15 miles

Co-owner of VR Car Srvices Rihards has been in the trade for over 15 years with experience of working in independent garages on all makes & models. Rihards and his busines partner Valdis set-up VR Car Servi...

50 Reviews

Garage serving Colchester, 6 years of experience

Joined ClickMechanic in 2023, travel radius 10 miles

I personally started Apex Tuning part time nearly 7 years ago and have since worked in a number of garages as well as along side some incredibly knowledgable technicians to become the succesful small busines...

25 Reviews

Garage serving Colchester, 13 years of experience

Joined ClickMechanic in 2024, travel radius 20 miles

I started an apprenticeship for the local council where I learnt my craft and gained a lot of qualifications and experience. For the past 2 years I have been self employed carrying out mobile repairs and ser...

225 Reviews

Mobile mechanic serving Colchester, 30 years of experience

Joined ClickMechanic in 2016, travel radius 65 miles

I began my career in Chadwell Heath at a garage called High road Station which is where I completed my apprenticeship. I was with the business for around 6 years, I moved to Wallinghurst Garage in Billericay...

789 Reviews

Mobile mechanic serving Colchester, 14 years of experience

Joined ClickMechanic in 2017, travel radius 60 miles

Having previously worked for one of the U.K largest used car dealership I gained valuable experience working with all makes and models for 6 years. I then moved on to further my experience and worked for a...

41 Reviews

Garage serving Colchester, 7 years of experience

Joined ClickMechanic in 2023, travel radius 90 miles

Over 8 years working as a mechanic, I have a lot of passion and experience in motor vehicles. Working from race cars, to super cars to your standard daily vehicles.

556 Reviews

Mobile mechanic serving Colchester, 9 years of experience

Joined ClickMechanic in 2020, travel radius 50 miles

3 years at AVS where I started my mechanics as an apprentice, mastering general repairs and servicing on a wide range of vehicles , 2 years as a fast fitter in car giant. Perfecting replacing brakes, tyres ...

46 Reviews

Garage serving Colchester, 6 years of experience

Joined ClickMechanic in 2024, travel radius 50 miles

Welcome I have been in the auto trade for 6 years buying, selling and repairing vehicles. We specialise in vehicle diagnostics, pre-mot inspections, pre-purchase inspection and all vehicles maintenance repai...

62 Reviews

Garage serving Colchester, 15 years of experience

Joined ClickMechanic in 2021, travel radius 42 miles

Select A Driver Ltd. - Automotive Repair is a small team of mobile mechanics, with loads of experience and knowledge to keep you on the road, with the added benefit of not taking you car to a garage. We will...

105 Reviews

Mobile mechanic serving Colchester, 25 years of experience

Joined ClickMechanic in 2023, travel radius 20 miles

I have worked in the mechanics field for 25 years and still working in this field. I have experience on various makes and models of cars trucks heavy plant equipment. I always enjoyed working as a mobil...

Frequently asked questions about car repairs in Colchester

What happens once I book a repair in Colchester on ClickMechanic?

Once we have received your booking request including your availability, we will match you with a trusted local Colchester mobile mechanic or garage on our network. We will confirm the date and time as well as which mechanic will complete the work on your car. You’ll receive communication about the progress of your booking via email.

Your mechanic will then be in touch to discuss the logistics and other details, e.g. handing over keys or further information regarding your car repair.

What are the most common car repairs and services in Colchester?

Top repair jobs for car mechanics in Colchester include Car Service, MOT, Fuel Pressure Regulator replacement & repair, Fuel Tank repair & replacement, and PCV Valve change & replacement.

The most frequently repaired cars in Colchester are: Ford, Vauxhall, BMW, Volkswagen, and Peugeot

What are the qualification requirements for mobile mechanics and garages in Colchester?

Colchester mobile mechanics and garages who apply to register with the ClickMechanic network undergo a detailed vetting process. To participate in our network, mechanics must have at least 5 years of experience and prove their qualifications by providing valid certificates. We recommend they have at least a level 2 City and Guilds motor mechanic qualification.

To ensure a 12-month warranty on their work, mobile mechanics and garages must additionally show valid insurance documents before they are allowed onto the network. We currently have 98 car repair specialists in Colchester working on our network who have passed these requirements.

Can I trust the car mechanic in Colchester who will work on my car?

ClickMechanic collects feedback and detailed reviews from customers who have previously booked a car repair with a mobile mechanic or garage in Colchester. All reviews are made available on the mechanic’s public profile page and are updated regularly. Car repair in Colchester is rated 4.9 out of 5 across 10022 reviews.

How do I find a mobile mechanic or garage near me in Colchester?

You can find a mobile mechanic or garage in Colchester through online marketplaces or directories that help discover local car repair businesses. With ClickMechanic you can find a mechanic by entering your postcode and car registration number at the top of the page and booking the work you need. ClickMechanic will compare mechanics in your area and get the best mechanics locally for the work you book.

How much do mechanics charge per hour in Colchester?

Typically, mechanics in Colchester charge between £50.6 - £61.85 per hour. Hourly labour charges vary across the UK and by mechanic depending on their expertise and experience as well as the work that needs to be done. The labour cost per hour in Colchester may, for example, be higher for an in-depth diagnostic that requires expensive diagnostic equipment than for a more standard brake pads replacement.

How do I find a trustworthy mechanic or garage in Colchester?

Finding a trustworthy mechanic is key to getting a job done well. It is worth checking a mechanic’s reviews online. With ClickMechanic each mechanic has customer reviews by paying customers.

How much is a mobile mechanic in Colchester?

Mobile mechanics in Colchester will on average cost £50.6 - £61.85 per hour. Usually, they do not charge more than a local garage. Ultimately, the total cost to get a mobile mechanic to carry out a job at your home or office depends on the type of work that needs doing.

Do car mechanics come to your house in Colchester?

Yes, in Colchester, mobile mechanics could do the repair or service on your car at your location or garages can offer a collection & delivery of your vehicle.

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Other locations we serve in and around Colchester

  • Wivenhoe
  • Marks Tey
  • Chappel and Wakes Colne
  • Bures
  • Brightlingsea
  • Great Bentley
  • Manningtree
  • Tiptree
  • Coggeshall
  • Kelvedon
  • Weeley
  • Clacton On Sea

Postcodes we serve in and around Colchester

  • CO1
  • CO2
  • CO3
  • CO4
  • CO5
  • CO6
  • CO7