Some of the services we offer!

  • Oil Change Service

    Oil change service, Conventional oil $7.00 per litre. Synthetic oil $12.55 per litre plus filter. Includes visual inspection, windshield washer fluid top-up, and tire pressure adjustment.
  • 2 Wheel Alignment

    Front wheel alignment. Any repair work done on front suspension and steering components requires a wheel alignment.
  • Wheels on inspection

    A hands-on inspection of your vehicle from front to back of suspension, brakes, steering, and drive-train, including a test-drive. We don't remove any components for a fully detailed inspection, but this inspection is good for if you don't think there's much of concern with your vehicle and want piece of mind.
  • Diagnosis

    Diagnosis of specific vehicle issue is $50 for the first half hour and then $100 an hour for any additional time required.
  • Wheels off inspection

    A full inspection of your vehicle from head to toe including brake inspection will give you a solid idea of what kind of condition your vehicle is in. Great for potential buys you are uncertain of. NOTE: if drum brakes and parking brakes are inspected, there is a risk that repair on defective parts will be required to drive vehicle away (this part of the inspection is optional).
  • 4 Wheel alignment

    A full-vehicle wheel alignment.


a month ago
Huge rave to Montes automotive! My car I had just bought was overheating within ten minutes of starting it up. My radiator and thermostat were toast. Montes auto took my car, diagnosed the problem and had my car back to me same day with everything fixed. Huge thank you to the friendly staff at montes auto for taking care of me me and Wes for doing an outstanding job on my vehicle.
- Jeff B
a month ago
2 visits 2 separate vehicles 1st visit in and out with minimum cost 2nd visit needed quick repair because we were on our way to an out of town wedding. Repair completed with time to spareπŸ‘πŸ‘
- Dan A
5 months ago
Got my car here for a problem with the brakes, got it done in no time with no pressure in buying more stuff that isn't necessary at this time. The front staff was friendly and professional didn't feel like I was pressured in to buying things I don't even need thanks again guys. Awesome mechanics very knowledgeable definitely be recommending to everyone
- Luke K

Automotive work you can trust.

We're an autoshop that will diagnose and fix any issue you have. If your vehicle is expected to be with us for a length of time, we supply courtesy cars so you can still get around.
Prompt service and the best deal in town. We service and repair classic rides as well

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211 Terminal Avenue
Nanaimo, BC V9R 5C7

Business Hours

Mon:7:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Tue:7:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Wed:7:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Thu:7:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Fri:7:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Sat:8:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Sun:8:00 AM – 4:30 PM
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