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Old 17 May 2010
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Dar es Salaam 4x4 mechanic

Hi guys,

can anyone recommend a mechanic in Dar es Salaam? It's not an emergency, just need a few bits doing and would rather pay someone who knows what they're doing and has a workshop instead of struggling by myself at a campsite with limited tools.

I'm driving a Landcruiser HZJ75 (Troopy)

Thanks,

Paul.
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I ended up using Toyota in Morogoro after a recommendation from another traveller, and was happy with the work.
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There are loads os spares shops and workshops in the industrial area of the city - Dar Es Salaam road is a good place to start, and also Baricho road nearby.
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Found this in my archives:

German mechanic named Frank Carbort (sp?). His number is (255) 22 -
0756443940. He has many mechanics working for him in a huge workshop about
10 km west of downtown dar, on the road to morogoro (and zambia).
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Apart from Frank also Peter Shayo on Msasani Peninsular (mob +255-754-549604) is worth a try.
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