If your car uses a public road then you are required by law to have a current WOF. This process also ensures your vehicle is safe to drive on the road. Cars manufactured earlier than 1999 require a WOF every six months. If your car is manufactured after 2000, your WOF is required every 12 months.
We’re located in Mount Victoria, a stroll or bus away from your workplace in the central city. Simply book your WOF and drop your car to us before work and pick it up at the end of the day. Contact us today on 04 382 8218 to book your next WOF.
The top three things cars most commonly fail their WOF on are: lights, tyres and brakes so it can be worth checking some common things before booking in your car. Do your tyres have enough tread? Do all your lights work? Are your windscreen wipers in good shape and is there water available?
If your car fails it’s WOF we can often repair simple things on the spot. If it’s something more serious in due of mechanical repair or replacement, we’ll keep you informed, explain it to you fully and give you all the available options.
Would you like an automatic six-monthly or yearly WOF reminder? We’ll set you up on our system so there’s no last minute rush.
A regular service of your vehicle can identify undetected problems that could otherwise result in costly emergency repairs later. It will also address standard wear and tear on your vehicle. The standard recommendation for car servicing is every 12 months or 10,000 kms, whichever comes first, with a full service recommended every 24 months.
The basic service includes checking your engine, drive belts, radiator, battery, tyres, wiper blades, windscreen, cooling system. Fluids are automatically checked and topped up where needed. An oil filter change and oil change is included. A full vehicle service is more extensive and recommended if your car has not had a full service for 12 months.
A service check ensures your car is well maintained, improving your car’s performance and reliability. We also can additionally service or repair any electrical features and components which may be hinder your warrant of fitness such as lighting, door locks, windows, ABS airbags and any other computerised parts.
If you are looking to resell your vehicle later, a service history will also net you a better price for your vehicle.