COOLING SYSTEMS SERVICES IN WOLLONGONG

The purpose of the engine’s cooling system is to prevent your vehicle from overheating. With engine combustion reaching extremely high temperatures, that heat needs to be dissipated somehow. An efficient cooling system is essential to prevent the engine from burning up.
Another function of the cooling system is to regulate the temperature inside the passenger compartment, ensuring your comfort and that of your passengers. On most recent vehicles, the engine cooling system is pressurized. You should not attempt to carry out maintenance or repair work on the system yourself. Servicing or repairing this system requires specific tools and adequate training. 1st Choice Mechanical Repairs can help you keep this system in working order.

COOLING SYSTEM COMPONENTS

  • Radiator
  • Cooling fluid – coolant
  • Radiator fan
  • Radiator hoses
  • Water pump
  • Heater core
  • Temperature knob
  • Temperature control valve
  • Thermostat
  • Temperature gauge
  • Temperature sensor
  • Reservoir or reserve tank
  • Radiator pressure cap

Testimonials:

Regularly see Andrew and Ray at the service interval for my high end European vehicle servicing needs... When I bought the car I was worried about who could service it in Wollongong, I spoke to Andrew and I have never looked back. I have recommended all my friends to Andrew for the service and their pricing.
- John Carr

I have used 1st Choice Mechanical Repairs for the last 2 years. The service I have received is outstanding. The staff are immensely helpful and friendly and provide great advice and assistance. I have absolutely no hesitation in recommending Andrew and his team to anybody requiring mechanical repairs or servicing.
- Jeremy Barnett

Every time I have had to take my car in they are quick, professional and honest. I regularly recommend them to anyone looking for a good mechanic. I won’t go anywhere else.
- Kathleen Andrews

Not only can 1st Choice Mechanical Repairs book you in quicker than a car dealership can, they also will NOT rip you off like a car dealership does. Good service from Andrew and the team at reasonable prices. What more could you ask for?
- Simon Kierse

Not only can 1st Choice Mechanical Repairs book you in quicker than a car dealership can, they also will NOT rip you off like a car dealership does. Good service from Andrew and the team at reasonable prices. What more could you ask for?
- Simon Kierse

A great local business which provide excellent old fashioned customer service. I have been using Andrew for many years and find him most reliable and friendly.
- Rick Davies

Awesome service! Really great people that get the job done right!
- Jack Tibbitts

Fast, friendly, reliable and affordable service. I highly recommend Andrew and his team for any of your mechanical needs.
- Andres B

Quick, reliable, cost effective and extremely helpful staff. I would recommend 1st Choice Mechanical Repairs for any type of mechanical repair.
- Rex Hone

Andrew and crew are the most effective, helpful, considerate and expert team around. I have relied on 1st Choice Mechanical for more than 5 years. I have moved out of Wollongong (1.5 hours drive away) but I still take both my family's cars to them.
- A Thomson-Ko

Wonderful team of professionals that provide exceptional mechanical services, they go above and beyond with their services and genuinely care for you and your car. They constantly assess your vehicle to ensure safety and provide recommendations and time frames for future repairs.
-Andre van der Merwe

Pinnacle of customer service. Friendly and polite staff. Highly recommended.
-Abdul Abdullah

Andrew managed to squeeze my car in for service and tyres on Saturday morning. Great job and service as always. Thanks again guys!
- Brett Anderson

Best mechanic in Wollongong! Very trustworthy and reliable. They offer competitive prices and excellent workmanship. The staff are very friendly and offer good advice to ensure your vehicle's longevity.
- Jerald

The team was very helpful and honest. Service was great with reasonable price.
- Jane Embernate

These guys are honest top quality mechanics with outstanding customer service. They take the time to explain things to you, and they are true professionals. They really are 1st choice, definitely worth going to.
- Jasper M

The best mechanical servicing of a car I have ever had. Car service like it should be.
- Edward Bryant

Great work, friendly staff, they were very straightforward and let me know the parts that would need to be replaced eventually. Service price was competitive too. A+
- Benjamin O'Brien

Great service, fast and professional, and very competitive pricing.
Will definitely be taking my car here again.
- Daniel Kennedy

Need great mechanics? Don't go past 1st Choice. Great people, great service. It's good to see smiling, friendly faces when you drop your car off.
- Sharon Paterson

Getting to drive a performance Commodore is great, but it's crucial to know consistent, knowledgeable, honest and reliable people who can maintain the vehicle at an affordable price. I am so glad to have found 1st Choice Mechanical Repairs more than 2 years ago and have trusted them with the vehicle since.
- A Thomson-Ko

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COOLING SYSTEM SIGNS OF TROUBLE

If the temperature gauge is indicating above normal engine temperature, there is a pool of green, orange or yellow fluid under your vehicle possibly indicating a leak in cooling system or there is little to no heat in passenger compartment. Bring your vehicle in to be checked as soon as you notice any of these symptoms, to prevent a larger problem from occurring. 1st Choice Mechanical Repair will make sure you will be on your way again quickly.

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CONTACT INFO

Mobile: 02 4228 7949
Breakdown: 0435 808 380
Licence. No: MVRL31591

1st Choice Mechanical Repairs, Tyres and Auto Electrical Services & 1st Choice Tyres 

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7/30 Swan Street
Wollongong, NSW 2500

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FOR 24 HOUR BREAKDOWN SERVICE CALL: 0435 808 380

MONDAY TO FRIDAY: 7:30AM – 5:00PM   |   WEEKENDS BY APPOINTMENT