Maidstone Mechanical is a locally owned and operated workshop and has been trading from the same Queen Street site for over 32 years. 


The original business was named Maidstone Mufflers and was primarily an exhaust and shock repair workshop. Over the years the shop changed adding many more services and investing in equipment and excellent staff to become what it is today.  The name was then changed to better reflect the shop and its capabilities.  

Our team have over 132 years combined experience and each staff member brings strong individual skills to allow us to cover almost all repairs.


Glenn and Shayna have owned the shop for 19 years.  Glenn has worked in 4 different garages around Wellington and has over 28 years experience repairing cars.  Shayna has many years experience in automotive parts and service and has worked and managed the shop since taking over in 2001.


Lindsay is a very well known and respected, local mechanic with over 44 years experience.  Lindsay is an extremely hard worker and a huge asset to the shop, there isn't much Lindsay hasn’t done or knows about.  He always goes the extra mile and has half of Upper Hutt as his own personal customers.  He took 1 holiday back in the sixties and had ½ a day off sick 7 years ago.

Evan has many years experience in the automotive industry.  He has worked in both parts and service.  He managed Gethings Motors parts and service departments and also has many years hands on experience.  He brings many skills and is a very important part of the shop.  He now runs all day to day aspects of the shop.  He is positive, has an excellent attitude and he ensures everything runs smoothly.  He is the first point of call for our customers.

Simon is a well known and respected local mechanic.  He spent 24 years at local garages before coming to us and many more years experience before that.  He also has a back ground in the exhaust and undercar industry. He is a great mechanic with an excellent attitude, he always looks at the positive side.  He spent many years racing speedway and loves go carting.  His father is a mechanic and all things automotive are definitely in his DNA.

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