A Word From The Director – July 2015

  • July 14, 2016
  • Niazi Helou
  • Director
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As winter bites it is it is important to know that your Subaru needs a little TLC too.

Winter ills and chills for Subarus

Here we are again in the dead of another winter. Just as our own joints start to creak in the cold, and we take a little more care of ourselves to keep away colds and flu, your Subaru too needs a little more attention to keep it running smoothly. Heating systems need attention, cold starts degrade oil and fluids and put a big load on batteries; suspensions take a pounding from potholes and flash floods. If servicing is not kept up to date engines will wear faster and reliability will suffer.

DYI days are gone

There was a time when an owner could handle his own servicing; change oil and filter, push some grease into the king pins, lubricate the door hinges, and there it was. Modern cars, especially all wheel drive models, are different, more complex. They require fewer services, but their many computerized systems need specialized attention at the correct intervals, or expensive repairs will result. Subaru know what their cars need to give long and reliable life, and their service schedule is carefully planned and should be properly followed. For that reason, you should have your services done at a specialist Subaru place, either a dealer service centre, or with All Drive Subaroo. A general mechanic simply can’t be expected to keep with the different needs for each of the Subaru models.

Subie Love

Subaru cars are loved by drivers, but equally loved by engineers, who appreciate the complex systems, the sheer genius of Subaru’s All Wheel Drive system, and the way the boxer engine pushes out power with lazy ease. Auto engineers who work with Subarus tend to be committed to their work more than general mechanics, and more passionate about it. You love to drive them; we love to make them pleasurable to drive.

Whether you drive a Forester, Impreza, WRX, STI, Liberty Tribeca, or a cherished old Leone, we know the ins and outs of them all. It would be our privilege to keep your Subaru in peak condition.

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This is a 99 Subaru STI Coupe from Orange Subaru. We built a Cosworth engine and a 6 Speed STI Transmission for it, along with a fair few adaptations, including modified manifolds and custom Haltech tuned ECU. When it left our shop it was making 300kw at the wheels and...

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Hi Niazi – just thought I’d give you some updates on what I assume is the only dual-range FXT in Canada 🙂 Car is running great – I have about 25,000 kms on the gearbox without any issues (there is a rattle at idle that goes away when I depress...

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I would like to extend my gratitude with your professionalism relating to my recent purchase. The guys (Peter and Gavin) at Meng were also extremely helpful and I would recommend their business for any future clients of yours in Mackay. Thank you all once again, it is refreshing to see...

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Hey guys Just wanted to say a huge thankyou for the service you provided me today. Was dealing with Nazi and what an easy bloke to communicate with. Ordered my turbo, gaskets and hose for a wrx and it is all in transit. That’s fast service in my eyes. Just...

Luke Singleton

Having bought a MY00 WRX (bugeye) without sufficient knowledge of the vehicle’s history and lack of maintenance routines that had been carried out on it over the years and several owners, I was in a sticky situation. Luckily, I stumbled across the details for All Drive Subaroo – the team...

Bruce Loveridge

Engineering Manager

My engine had issues with Cylinder 3 and lack of compression. So I did some research and found “All Drive Subaroo” online after searching for someone local to me in Melbourne. So I called up All Drive Subaroo and Niazi answered with a firm understanding and knowledge of Subaru’s and...

Glen Lonsdale

Hi Niazi, Just wanted to take a minute to thank you for the work done on my Forester. I’ll be forwarding your workshop details to anybody and everybody I know who has a Subaru. My work contact details are listed in the signature of this email. If you ever need...

Zagami

Engineering Manager

Hi ADS guys! Thanks for getting me back on the road so fast. I’ve had this car for three years, and it’s never gone as well as it does now–can’t hear it running in traffic, and it just eats hills. Getting your reconditioned 2.5 liter engine was the best decision...

Joanna Doe

Hi guys, Just spoke to Adam about my sister in-law’s, (Leanne Gordon), WRX that now holds the lap record at the Marulan Driver Training Centre. Home The previous track record was held by her husband Roger Gordon with a time of 47.863 in the same car, as shown in the...

Phil Stevens

If you own a Subaru in Sydney and don’t take it to these guys you are missing out. Unparalleled professionalism, Excellent workmanship, and all work done well within the given time frame. Have a few more planned mods for the future and i wouldn’t go anywhere else!

Nick Taylor

I recently had my02 wrx engine replaced, with an sti 03 remanefactured engine. I’m extremely impressed with all aspects of ADS peakhurst, they have gone above & beyond in high quality genuine subaru components & are extremely thorough with all aspects including customer service that comes with a smile. All...

Julian Garland

I had my WRX inspected here before I purchased it from a Subaru dealer. They managed to squeeze me in even though they had a busy schedule and found out a few things that I got the dealer to fix before the purchase. They couldn’t have been more helpful and...

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