“Where the equipment is modern, but the service is still old fashioned”
Shaft Automotive is Waikanae’s locally owned and operated mechanical service and repair specialist. We service all makes and models from your family car or light commercial vehicle, right through to the classic vintage or hot rod and everything in between.  
Shaft Automotive offer a range of quality car maintenance services and in-depth knowledge about vehicles old and new. From WOFs, brakes, clutches, cam belts and general servicing, through to transmissions, batteries, stereo installation, tyres and exhausts and keep up to date with the latest diagnostic scanning equipment.
We are also able to inspect vehicles pre-purchase and are Plunket’s preferred installers for anchor bolts for children’s car seats. We offer a range of budget-friendly services including free WINZ quotes, Greypower discounts and insurance claim repairs.

Owned and operated by husband and wife team Averil and Richard Foote, Shaft Automotive offers free delivery and pick-up in Waikanae and a dedication to delivering cost effective repair choices for customers, Shaft Automotive is the Coast’s friendly and local small garage.

  • Warrant of Fitness Inspections (WOF)
  • Full Mechanical Repairs
  • Servicing and Lubes
  • Tune-Ups
  • Tyres
The Team at Shaft Automotive are real mechanics. We offer quality service and honest advice. We have the latest diagnostic equipment and believe in getting the job done right! We are not affiliated with any franchise, so there are no additional fees to be passed on to you, the customer!

Ready to book your vehicle in with a team you can trust? Contact us and we’ll get in touch to schedule your service. Have a question or comment? Drop us a line and we’ll respond.

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