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About Us

Brett and Nicola van Huenen opened Coastal Autos in Papamoa in 2017. Brett is a highly skilled and experienced mechanic and Nicola comes from a business and design background. Our company values of integrity, respect, excellence, and dedication have helped us build a highly reputable business with a loyal customer base. Our team is well placed to help keep your vehicle safe on the road. We are privileged to be entrusted with many different vehicles - from the standard family run around, to project cars that have had many years of love, sweat and tears poured into them. We also look after a number of local business' with fleets of up to 40 vehicles.


We believe to be the best, you have to hire the best. Our team is our greatest asset. We are tight knit and fun loving but we know how to work hard, often under pressure, and we take pride in exceeding our customer's expectations. Our team consists of three qualified, highly skilled, and experienced mechanics, two apprentices, a service advisor plus our administration team.


We are MTA Assured for your peace of mind. The Motor Trade Association is the largest body of its type in the nation, representing more than 3,600 industry professionals across New Zealand. This prestigious organisation has been at the forefront of the automotive industry for more than a century. What does that mean for you? To be MTA Assured means that we are held accountable to provide the highest standard of workmanship. We abide by the comprehensive MTA customer promise and code of ethics. 

We know you'd rather be doing anything else than taking your vehicle to your local mechanic which is why we aim to make your experience as hassle free as possible. We provide a courtesy/loan vehicle (conditions apply) and an early drop off/late pick up service. 
Come in and say hi, email us or give us a ring and check us out for yourself - you'll be glad you did!


Talk soon...

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