Motor Vehicle Parts and Accessories Fitter (General)

Motor Vehicle Parts and Accessories Fitters (General) fit and replace parts and accessories on motor vehicles.

Overview

Motor Vehicle Parts and Accessories Fitters (General) fit and replace parts and accessories on motor vehicles.

Day-to-day

  • removes old and damaged parts and cleans surrounding areas on vehicles
  • fits batteries and installs accessories such as sun roofs, stereos and alarms
  • inspects, removes and repairs muffler mountings, and fits new mufflers, extractors and exhaust pipes
  • removes radiators from vehicles and cleans and repairs them
  • installs new or repaired radiators into vehicles and repairs and replaces other units in the cooling system such as thermostats, head gaskets and water pumps
  • inspects tyres to determine which repair action to implement and repairs punctures in tubes and tubeless tyres
  • operates air driven equipment to remove and refit tyres and tubes on vehicles
  • balances wheels and tyres using static and electronic equipment.

Considerations

  • requires driving.

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