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In the world of construction, agriculture, and transportation, finding a dependable diesel mechanic quickly is absolutely essential for site and business productivity. That's why at iseekplant, we're here to help you connect with the best mobile diesel mechanic suppliers all across Australia. Whether it's routine maintenance or urgent repairs, rest assured that we've got your break-down sorted.

Mobile Diesel Mechanic Rates Guide

A number of factors will determine the total cost of your mobile diesel mechanic. Location (ie, distance from their depot and your broken-down by a bit of gear), the complexity of the job and the need for parts and consumables (grease, fuel, coolant).

Here’s a general idea of what you might expect to pay for our quality mobile diesel mechanic services by the hour and time they spend servicing your machines.

Type of ServiceAverage Cost per Hour
Basic Maintenance and Repairs$45 - $75
Advanced Diagnostics and Repairs$75 - $100
Emergency Call-outs$100 - $150

Please note: these rates are AUD and ex GST, they’re also averages and actual costs may vary. Always use our Get a Quote tool to get an accurate quote.

Additional Costs for Mobile Diesel Mechanic Services

Depending on your specific needs, there will be additional costs associated with hiring a mobile diesel mechanic. A big one is travel. You’ll pay for them from the moment they leave their shed until the moment they return, so finding someone really close to your jobsite or depot is essential for keeping the cost down. You’ll also pay for all the parts and consumables necessary to get your gear moving again. And don’t forget - some parts might need to be ordered, delaying the fixing of your machine by days and weeks. These are average costs and actual rates may vary.

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Consumable Costs can include:

ItemUnit of MeasureEstimated Cost
LubePer application$20 - $50
FuelPer litre$1.30 - $1.50
GreasePer application$10 - $30
CoolantPer change$50 - $120

Other additional costs can include:

Additional CostAverage Rate
Travel Costs$50 - $150
After-Hours Services1.5 x Hourly Rate
Emergency Call-Out Fees$150 - $300
Parts & MaterialsPOA

Types of Diesel Professionals

Depending on your specific needs, you may require a specific type of diesel mechanic. These specialists are usually categorised by the equipment they service:

  • Large commercial vehicle mechanics: Most diesel mechanics on our site specialise in servicing and maintaining heavy-duty trucks and earthmoving equipment utilised in commercial and construction settings. With their extensive knowledge of large engines, cooling systems, transmissions, and hydraulic systems, they ensure optimal performance and reliability for your fleet.

  • Train and marine equipment mechanics: A niche type of diesel mechanic, these guys are well-versed in the intricacies of railroad, freight, and marine transportation systems that heavily rely on diesel engines. They stay abreast of the latest upgrades and industry changes, ensuring your train and marine equipment operates smoothly and efficiently.

  • Fixed diesel engine repair mechanics: These professionals focus on the repair and maintenance of "fixed" engines found in static plant and equipment. Their primary responsibility is to perform regular maintenance and preventive measures, guaranteeing the seamless functionality of these engines.

  • Diesel Fitters: Head over the diesel fitter category for diesel fitters - who are experts in the installation, maintenance, and repair of diesel engines. With a focus on fixed-location workshops, they bring their specialised knowledge to ensure your engines are running smoothly.
  • Diesel Services: From routine maintenance to extensive repairs, many of our mobile diesel mechanics offer additional comprehensive diesel services that cover all aspects of diesel engine care.
  • Mobile Hydraulic Repairs: Dedicated to on-site maintenance and repair of hydraulic systems, iseekplant’s mobile hydraulic repairers possess unparalleled expertise in keeping your diesel-powered machinery running efficiently. Their specialised knowledge in hydraulics sets them apart as industry leaders.
  • Mobile Truck Mechanics: Our skilled mobile truck mechanics are here to provide top-notch service and repairs for your trucks and large vehicles right at your location. With their expertise, they address truck-specific issues, ensuring minimal downtime and maximum efficiency.

Looking to find verified mobile diesel mechanics?

Your search ends here! At iseekplant, we've got thousands of verified mobile diesel mechanics near your jobsite waiting for your call. Our expert team will swiftly connect you with reputable mobile diesel mechanic suppliers who will provide you with competitive quotes.

You can reach us at 1300 691 912 or email [email protected], and we can do the searching for you.

Or, if you would prefer to search on your own, go ahead and explore our website's powerful search tools, including filter options on our supplier directory, to find the perfect mobile diesel mechanics tailored to your specific needs. Contact suppliers directly via phone or SMS.

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