Need vehicle repairs/service? Chris Car & Truck to the rescue!

When your vehicle breaks down, or you need someone to service your vehicle, there are a few things you would like to be sure of.

Firstly, that the company is part of a recognised association, and the person doing the repairs/service, must be qualified, and be familiar with your make of vehicle.  Finances are always a problem, thus it must be affordable and market-related, and peace of mind must be given that quality parts will be used.  Lastly, customers want service with friendliness and a smile.

“As a recognised name since 2000, Chris Car & Truck in Hazyview is known for setting standards in our field of the motor industry.  We service all makes and models of cars and trucks, with a fully equipped workshop and friendly qualified staff,” said Chris Badenhorst (53), co-owner of Chris Car & Truck family business.

Husband and father to four children and two grandchildren, a vast amount of experience has been gained over the years as a qualified diesel mechanic and later on a workshop manager.  Seeing a need for a workshop in Hazyview, the business was born.  Chris Car & Truck is a member of Auto Care & Diagnostics (ACD) since 2014, which offers a 3-months warranty, which is negotiable for a longer period.

“Both my sons, Muller (foreman and co-owner) and Willem (administrative) are part of our organisation. Our other senior technician on site is Wimpie Taljaard, assisted by various other staff to a complement of 12 employees.  We are registered with Retail Motor Industry (RMI) as a General Repair Workshop. Chris Car & Truck also do a lot of work for mechanical breakdown insurance companies, banks/fleet as well as government institutions.  We also specialize in farm tractors, earth moving equipment, as well as various other industrial machines,” concluded Badenhorst.

Lastly, but not least, Chris Car & Truck as an ACD Workshop is part of the Midas group, thus rest assured that you leave your vehicle in competent hands.  Chris Car & Truck can be contacted on (013) 737 6118 / Chris 072 790 2388 / Muller 079 082 3014 or email:   For more information see the advert in this edition!

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