New Look Workshop

Over the 2013 Christmas period we have been lucky enough to have a makeover done to the workshop. Our new look “epoxy resin” flooring makes the workshop look clean, fresh and BRAND NEW!

Come on in and check it out for yourself!







New Equipment !

Christmas came early here at Auto Stop as we now have some NEW and EXCITING equipment! With two 2 post hoists, a 4 post hoist, a wheel balancer, a tyre changer, a workmate press and a wheel alignment machine, we can now service, balance your types and align your steering quickly, efficiently and further improve our already outstanding quality and service for you, our valued

Along with our four original two post hoists, we now have two NEW Powerex SL2900Falso_sl2900fr_large 2 Post Vehicle Hoists.

We have also purchased a Powerex SL3500W 4 Post Vehicle Hoist. This is not only used for servicing your vehicles and imagesCAG008X1checking them over, but also to align your steering and wheels with our new Butler Speedliner 6080WS wheel alignment machine.

The Butler Speedliner 6080WS System is a machine to detect all the vehicles specials fgfdangles. These angles are detected by four detectors with microprocessor technology, infrared measurement systems and data transmission; meaning we are able to align your wheels efficiently and with outstanding quality while you wait.

The Summit 1700TI Tyre Changer has been designed exclusively for imagesCAJ9MBCRremoving and mounting tires from and onto rims from 10″ to 24″. This makes the changing of your old tyres to your new tyres easier and less time consuming, along with the outstanding quality that we offer.

We have also purchased a Summit 1350 Wheel Balancer designedimagesV01TFLEA exclusively for balancing wheels with a maximum diameter of 1000mm and maximum weight of 75kg. The calibration system is sufficient to cover different wheels from motorcycles to cars and light trucks.

 The Autopro-Up Superman Multi Press  is designed to disassemble hfdhafd

wheel bearings, suspension bushes, shock absorbers, ball joints and gears.

Come in and say “hi” to your friendly team at Auto Stop and book your vehicle in for a service or a wheel alignment with our new equipment.

Don’t forget, this month only when you get one family vehicle service, you will save $55 on your second vehicle’s service!!! *voucher must be shown upon booking*

The Damage That A Lack Of Servicing Can Cause

You may think that having your vehicle regularly serviced is not essential however the following situation that one of our customers found themselves in may cause you to reconsider!

The customer came to us earlier in the year wanting a service on his Hyundai Getz – it had done 51,000 kms & its last service was 30,000 kms ago.  While carrying out the service we found that it had low compression due to the rings on the pistons being full of carbon deposits as highlighted in the picture below.

The piston rings are full of carbon deposits which caused low engine compression

This damage was a direct result of the vehicle not having had an oil change in 30,000 kms.  As a result, the engine had to be fully dismantled, cleaned and rectified costing the customer in excess of $4,000.00.  Had more regular servicing been carried out on the vehicle this damage would not have occurred and the customer would only have been up for the cost of a service – a much less costly exercise!

Has it been a while since your last service?  Even though you might not have experienced any repercussions yet it is most often the case that damage is already being done to your vehicle’s essential components.  Don’t keep putting it off until it’s too late!  To arrange an inspection of your vehicle today simply fill in the booking request form below.

Auto Stop Team Members Complete Course In Motor Vehicle Electronic Systems

We are pleased to announce that the Auto Stop team members have completed yet another course!  Brad, Rodney and Gav completed the AFI run course in ‘Motor Vehicle Electronic Systems’ on 28/2/11.  Their dedication to continued training and professional development is a great asset to Auto Stop and will ensure our customers receive only the most current advice and best service possible.

Congratulations And Well Done Guys!

Mercedes Benz professional service

Automotive service professional, speedy and no less than exceptional!

Here is a testimonial from a happy Mercedes Benz owner.

We used our years of experience and in this case we also used the latest in Automotive Diagnostic Equipment for European vehicles

This is why Auto Stop is Brisbane’s One Stop Automotive Service and Repair Shop!

“I sent my Mercedes E240 to you guys about a month ago to have an electrical fault in the transmission looked at.Mercedes Benz E 240 serviced and repaired by Auto Stop Salisbury Brisbane

Your service was professional, speedy and no less than exceptional! I am no sure how much a dealer would have charged me, but I am assuming that you were also very competitive 🙂

Then, I received a letter in the mail thanking me for my custom. Very impressed…

I have worked in Marketing for 6 years and although I have sent out direct mail campaigns similar to this, it is the first time I have been directly targeted in such a personal way.

Thanks again for fixin’ my Benz… Whilst ever I am in Brisbane, you definitely have my support!”