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Learn More about Us We’re dedicated to providing reputable repairs.
View Our Services Bring your vehicle in – we service all makes & models!
Get Directions We’re conveniently located in the heart of Nanaimo.

COVID-19 Update

In light of the current COVID-19 pandemic, we are making some important changes to protect you and our staff. We are practicing social distancing, frequent handwashing and increased cleaning and sanitizing.

We are open our regular hours from 8:30 am – 5:30 pm Mon-Fri. Our office/waiting area is closed. Please call to schedule your appointment. 250-758-9312 We are here for you to ensure your vehicle is safe, reliable and maintained!

Thank you,

Allan & Dawna Ferris, Murray and Brendan


Nanaimo's Premier Auto Repair Service Centre

Your Local ICBC Designated Inspection Facility

Departure Bay Automotive Service Centre is a family-owned and-operated garage proudly serving the Greater Nanaimo Area for over 25 years. We are a Designated Inspection Facility licensed by the Insurance Corporation of British Columbia (ICBC) to offer complete vehicle safety inspections and out-of-province inspections.

Our Shop Uses State-of-the-Art Diagnostics

If you’re looking for an honest, upfront mechanic, rest assured you’ve come to the right place when you bring your vehicle to Departure Bay Automotive Service Centre. Providing automotive services for all makes and models, we’re experienced in providing everything from a tune-up to a complete engine overhaul. Using state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment, we’d be happy to take a look at your vehicle’s brakes, engine, transmission, steering, clutch or anything else to ensure it’s running properly.

Contact Us & Receive a Repair Estimate Today

To request an estimate for our inspection or repair services, please contact us today. We look forward to getting you back out on the road again as quickly and as safely as possible!


Contact Us

1961 Wilfert Rd.

Nanaimo, BC V9S 3H6

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