Petrol and diesel vehicle repairs, parts and inspections in Gladstone

When you need a truly reliable mechanic, there’s no better team to see than GMW Mechanical & Towing. Our fully licensed mechanics have been servicing Gladstone for almost 4 decades! We take care of vehicle fault diagnosis, system overhauls, preventative maintenance, component installation and much more.

Call us today to book in your car, 4WD or caravan for a repair, roadworthy inspection, or part fitting.


At GMW Mechanical & Towing, we provide a range of general repairs for most makes and models of light vehicles. Our petrol mechanics and diesel fitters have a proven record of attention to detail and quality workmanship. These are some of the areas our repairs cover:

  • Brakes & suspension
  • Hand brake
  • Brake controllers
  • Chassis
  • Couplings
  • Windscreen chips
  • Spotlights & other electrics
  • Trailer wiring
  • Steering
  • Under body
  • Jockey wheel
  • Wheels
  • Auto air conditioning
  • Trailer body
  • Caravans
  • Petrol & diesel vehicles
  • Alternators
  • Starter motors

Every single client is communicated with openly and in clear language, so you know exactly what you’re paying for and why. We’re always upfront about our pricing too, and work to your budget as best we can. Please contact our office for more information, or book your repairs online.

Mechanical Services

Aside from quality repairs, our versatile mechanics can complete a number of other services to keep your vehicle in top working condition. These include:

  • Full logbook servicing
  • Adjust brakes
  • Change spark plugs
  • Regrease & reseal wheel bearings
  • Engine oil replacement & filter change
  • Alternator & starter motor servicing
  • Safety certificates - Australia wide

We are capable of so much more, so just give us a call with your request and we’ll do what we can to help.



In the market to buy a car and need a second opinion? GMW Mechanical & Towing offers affordable vehicle inspections for finance, pre-purchase, resale and roadworthy purposes. The inspection covers:

  • Body & interior condition
  • Under body
  • Electrical (Excluding stereo systems, car alarms & cruise control)
  • Remote & central locking
  • Wheels & tyres
  • Suspension
  • Steering
  • Auto air conditioning
  • Heater/demister (Tested only to see that it is operational)
  • Engine & visible engine components (Does not include compression test)
  • Brakes & rotors/drums
  • Vehicles

The vehicle is also road tested for a minimum 8km to ensure there are no further faults to be found.

When we’ve completed the inspection we will send you a detailed report with any issues and our recommendations for repairs, if any are required. For roadworthy inspections, we’ll also provide an official certificate if the requirements are met.


Used Vehicles

In our work as mechanics and tow truck drivers, we come across a number of used vehicles in excellent condition that our licensed mechanics have inspected and certified roadworthy. We have sedans, station wagons, 4WDs, utes and many more makes from all major manufacturers. Our stock is constantly changing, so come in to our Gladstone workshop to speak to the team about securing a great deal.