Newtown Auto Electrical Ltd / Auto Electrical in Newtown

Is Newtown Auto Electrical Ltd your business?
  • 38%
    "We had a failed WOF with some work that was required to be done this was estimated to be $500-600. We then had to chase to find out what was going and were shocked to find out that further issues were found and yet there was no communication and approval to proceed , cost to be over $1000, after negotiation a small amount of discount applied ..very poor will not return"
    Rating by: Sue   |  Rating posted: 17th Sep  |  Contact: Rob  |  Job date: Sep, 2017
    Communication: 20%  |  Quality: 50%  |  Reliability: 50%  |  Value: 30%
    17th SepMore details…
  • 18%
    "**** poor really-Called a week before appointment explained I was pressed for time and needed a specific time they could look at it. Told to bring it in at 0830 and they would have it done by 1000. Collected car at 1500, paid for ECN test and some labor- Worker had no idea as to problem, recommended "changing filters and plugs" FFS - their NO BULL slogan should really just be BULL ****-come here if you want to throw some cash away..."
    Rating by: Adam  |  Rating posted: 14th Aug  |  Contact: Newtown auto electrical  |  Job date: Aug, 2017
    Communication: 10%  |  Quality: 40%  |  Reliability: 0%  |  Value: 20%
    14th AugMore details…
  • 100%
    "Great service again from Newtown Auto Electrical. Have taken my Van there a couple of times and they always get it ready quickly for me with no messing around or hassles as they know I use it for work. Great value and friendly service"
    Rating by: Mike Webster  |  Rating posted: 13th Feb  |  Contact: Glen  |  Job date: Oct, 2016
    Communication: 100%  |  Quality: 100%  |  Reliability: 100%  |  Value: 100%
    13th FebMore details…
  • 75%
    "Really poor communication about the rust that needed to be repaired to pass the warrant. Glenn was great with fixing the generator on my classic car, but not helpful when it came to fixing other stuff for passing a warrant. "
    Rating by: David  |  Rating posted: 15th Jul, 2015  |  Contact: Glenn  |  Job date: Jul, 2015
    Communication: 20%  |  Quality: 100%  |  Reliability: 100%  |  Value: 80%
    15th Jul, 2015More details…
  • 100%
    "Starting issues.
    Car transported to Auto sparky mid day Friday. They were real busy with maybe 10 jobs ahead of me.
    The starter solenoid was faulty so Glen rebuilt that replacing contacts which would have been enough to complete the job. He added value to the job by machining the starter motor and replaced the brushes etc so I ended up with a complete very professional repair. Was called 4 pm Saturday that it was ready to be picked up. When it is busy these guys put in extra hours to get it done and that was much appreciated. My local garage recommended Glen at Newtown Auto Electrical and I am glad they took on the job.
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    Rating by: Rick  |  Rating posted: 19th Jan, 2015  |  Contact: Glen  |  Job date: Jan, 2015
    Communication: 100%  |  Quality: 100%  |  Reliability: 100%  |  Value: 100%
    19th Jan, 2015More details…
  • 100%
    "I've been taking my cars to Glenn and the team at Newtown Auto Electrical for a few years. They are always fantastic, friendly and on point. I thoroughly recommend their services. Keep up the great work."
    Rating by: Sulu  |  Rating posted: 12th May, 2014  |  Contact: Glenn  |  Job date: Mar, 2014
    Communication: 100%  |  Quality: 100%  |  Reliability: 100%  |  Value: 100%
    12th May, 2014More details…
  • 100%
    "We have been taking our cars to Newtown Auto Electrical for over 5 years and have consistently enjoyed prompt and affordable service. Our car is booked in within 1-2 days, and the guys have always managed same day pick-up/drop-off. If there is extra work to do, we get a phone call before they proceed and our bill never has surprises. The labour and parts are high quality with no follow up issues. We recently took our car in on a Saturday morning and Glenn diagnosed a failing battery, replaced it on the spot, disposed of our old one, gave us a discount on the battery and didn't charge for labour - all while we got a coffee next door. It doesn't get any better than this!"
    Rating by: AJ  |  Rating posted: 6th Dec, 2013  |  Contact: Glenn  |  Job date: Sep, 2013
    Communication: 100%  |  Quality: 100%  |  Reliability: 100%  |  Value: 100%
    6th Dec, 2013More details…
  • 100%
    "Glenn, Robert and the team have been servicing my fleet for the past five years, I have found them to be professional and polite, they have made keeping my vehicles on the road a breeze. Having such a great team they can fix any problem and help with any future issues with their friendly advice."
    Rating by: Marc  |  Rating posted: 14th May, 2012  |  Contact: Glenn  |  Job date: May, 2012
    Communication: 100%  |  Quality: 100%  |  Reliability: 100%  |  Value: 100%
    14th May, 2012More details…
  • 90%
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    Rating by: James  |  Rating posted: 8th Mar, 2012  |  Contact: Glenn  |  Job date: Feb, 2012
    Communication: 90%  |  Quality: 100%  |  Reliability: 80%  |  Value: 90%
    8th Mar, 2012More details…
  • 93%
    "these guys are great been taking my cars to glen for year..cant say enough about them..first class"
    Rating by: Gary Williams  |  Rating posted: 9th Jan, 2012  |  Contact: Glen  |  Job date: Nov, 2011
    Communication: 100%  |  Quality: 90%  |  Reliability: 90%  |  Value: 90%
    9th Jan, 2012More details…
  • 0%
    "TOURISTS, PLEASE, AVOID THIS WORKSHOP!! We were swindled by them. They had our campervan for 6 weeks and did barely anything. Robert charged us $250 for a battery he said it would cost about $160, charged us $180 for a speedo cable that we found out later on it did not exist. However, they said they had repair an inner part of the old cable and a workshop in Nelson quoted us $90 for making a whole cable! They did not answer our questions when we claimed and just said they would repair the cable if we got back there, knowing we were tourists, were already in the South Island and we could not make it back to Wellington. Some cables from the main battery had not been connected to the second battery, so we had to do it at our own risk. They did not even check our brakes, as requested. It is cool to make money without working, isn\'t it, guys"
    Rating by: José  |  Rating posted: 18th Dec, 2011  |  Contact: Robert & Glen  |  Job date: Jul, 2011
    Communication: 0%  |  Quality: 0%  |  Reliability: 0%  |  Value: 0%
    18th Dec, 2011More details…
  • 90%
    "been using glen and the boys for years..great to deal with..first rate work..and allways friendly..well done guys"
    Rating by: Gary  |  Rating posted: 3rd Feb, 2011  |  Contact: Glen  |  Job date: Feb, 2011
    Communication: 90%  |  Quality: 90%  |  Reliability: 90%  |  Value: 90%
    3rd Feb, 2011More details…
  • 80%
    "Glenn and the folks at Newtown Auto Electrical offer good service and outstanding attitude. Honest as the day is long and old fashioned attention to detail. I have used them for 12 years on a variety of old and new vehicles. Someone you can trust to do the right thing."
    Rating by: Mike  |  Rating posted: 30th Jan, 2011  |  Contact: Glenn Or Bob  |  Job date: Jan, 2011
    Communication: 80%  |  Quality: 100%  |  Reliability: 80%  |  Value: 60%
    30th Jan, 2011More details…
  • 100%
    "Great guys, always friendly, really flexible when idiots like us forget that the warrant is due tomorrow, reasonably priced, and close to home. Did I say great guys? Yep. I did. "
    Rating by: Nick And Sonya  |  Rating posted: 1st Sep, 2008  |  Contact: Glenn/Rob  |  Job date: Sep, 2008
    Communication: 100%  |  Quality: 100%  |  Reliability: 100%  |  Value: 100%
    1st Sep, 2008More details…
  • 100%
    "Glen & his team have been taking extra special care of my beloved 1964 valiant for more than 10 years & have provided excellent and trustworthy service. (I really shouldn't be recommending them because then they will get too busy to stop for a friendly chat when I'm passing by ... )"
    Rating by: Helen  |  Rating posted: 9th Dec, 2007  |  Contact: Glen & Rob  |  Job date: Dec, 2007
    Communication: 100%  |  Quality: 100%  |  Reliability: 100%  |  Value: 100%
    9th Dec, 2007More details…
  • 100%
    "I have been using Newtown Auto Electrical for well over 10 years and they have allways done good work for me .Glen and the team are allways good to deal with. "
    Rating by: Peter  |  Rating posted: 17th Oct, 2007  |  Contact: Glen Or Bob  |  Job date: Oct, 2007
    Communication: 100%  |  Quality: 100%  |  Reliability: 100%  |  Value: 100%
    17th Oct, 2007More details…
  • 100%
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    Rating by: Bernadette Taankink  |  Rating posted: 9th Feb, 2007  |  Contact: Glen Avison  |  Job date: Dec, 2006
    Communication: 100%  |  Quality: 100%  |  Reliability: 100%  |  Value: 100%
    9th Feb, 2007More details…
  • 100%
    "Super outfit - get the job done, great to deal with, good hourly rate, fast turn-around. Highly recommend."
    Rating by: Nick  |  Rating posted: 10th Jan, 2007  |  Contact: Bob  |  Job date: Jan, 2007
    Communication: 100%  |  Quality: 100%  |  Reliability: 100%  |  Value: 100%
    10th Jan, 2007More details…
  • 94%
    "I\'ve been going here for several years for WOF and annual oil/change, \'tune ups\'. They are personable, honest and reasonably priced. Over the years their work has been consistent. When things work well - that\'s great for me and it\'s just the usual flat fee. They\'re probably not the cheapest around but my WOF usually costs $45. They let me know when things need replacing prior to any repairs when it goes in for servicing so there are no nasty surprizes. They provide a really good service and therefore are really busy. So don\'t expect your car to be ready post WOF within 15mins. The only time I\'ve physically waited for it (usually I drop it off before work) - it took about an hour, I went for coffee and they called me when it was done. They\'re open saturdays which I\'ve always found useful. Thanks guys!"
    Rating by: Grace   |  Rating posted: 16th Nov, 2006  |  Contact: Glen And Bob  |  Job date: Oct, 2006
    Communication: 100%  |  Quality: 100%  |  Reliability: 100%  |  Value: 75%
    16th Nov, 2006More details…

Unauthenticated ratings (4)

  • 100%
    "I called up Glen because my headlights kept blowing and rather than mucking me around with expensive testing etc he told me exactly what the problem was likely to be and gave great advice on how to sort it out. Very much appreciated!"
    Rating by: Richard  |  Rating posted: 17th May, 2011  |  Contact: Glen  |  Job date: May, 2011
    Communication: 100%  |  Quality: 100%  |  Reliability: 100%  |  Value: 100%
    This rating has not been authenticated so it doesn't count towards the overall rating
    Richard, 17th May, 2011More details…
  • 100%
    "I have only ever used them for my WOF on all my cars. They provide a great service and are prompt with ensuring i get the car back
    I woudnt go any where else"
    Rating by: David  |  Rating posted: 2nd Mar, 2009  |  Contact: Glem And Rob  |  Job date: Mar, 2009
    Communication: 100%  |  Quality: 100%  |  Reliability: 100%  |  Value: 100%
    This rating has not been authenticated so it doesn't count towards the overall rating
    David, 2nd Mar, 2009More details…
  • 68%
    "Ok mechanic. Didnt tell me about extra costs till i picked car up and there is a knocking noise coming from underneath. I had to ring up to enquire about when car would be ready and no thanks after paying them $1300. Not the best mechanic i have taken my car to."
    Rating by: Michelle  |  Rating posted: 21st Feb, 2008  |  Contact: Glen  |  Job date: Feb, 2008
    Communication: 50%  |  Quality: 70%  |  Reliability: 100%  |  Value: 50%
    This rating has not been authenticated so it doesn't count towards the overall rating
    Michelle, 21st Feb, 2008More details…
  • 100%
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    Rating by: Robert  |  Rating posted: 9th Feb, 2007  |  Contact: Allen  |  Job date: Feb, 2007
    Communication: 100%  |  Quality: 100%  |  Reliability: 100%  |  Value: 100%
    This rating has not been authenticated so it doesn't count towards the overall rating
    Robert, 9th Feb, 2007More details…

Phone number
04 389 8413

Physical address
32 Constable Street,
Newtown,
6021

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