Suspension and Steering

A well maintained suspension and steering system is crucial to your safety and to the comfort, handling and performance of your vehicle.

Air Conditioning

We can expertly service all types of air conditioning system to avoid deterioration of the parts and to keep you at the right temperature! Australian Refrigeration Council Licence # AU36839.

Brakes and Braking System

If your brakes are making an unusual noise or not working as normal call us to get the system checked and maintained.

Welcome to GPD Automotive Northgate

We’re located at 39 Toombul Road Northgate and for your convenience are open Monday to Thursday from 7.30am to 5pm and Friday 7.30am to 4pm. We specialise in new vehicle servicing and repairs but also offer roadworthy certificates, air conditioning servicing (Lic# AU36839) and we’re experts in Volkswagen and Audi diagnostic software.

At GPD Automotive we keep our technicians at the forefront of modern technology and innovation through ongoing training. 

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Why consider us for your next vehicle service or maintenance requirement ?

Services are warranted for the manufacturers service interval, all other repairs are warranted for 12 months or 20,000km as a minimum, this covers parts and labour.
We also offer our clients the opportunity to come to the workshop and have their oil, water and tyres checked free of charge.

Courtesy Car - Bookings Essential

Fleet maintenance experts

Air conditioning specialists - Lic# AU36839

Auto Electrical

European vehicles

Roadworthy Certificates

Radiators and cooling systems

Electronic diagnosis and repairs

Business priority booking service

After hours key drop off and collection boxes

Competitive Pricing

Latest diagnostic equipment

Customer waiting lounge

Fully equipped workshop

Reports on anticipated repairs with quotations

One service centre for all your vehicles

Future Trained Mechanics

We respect and appreciate your choice to service your vehicle with us and value that ongoing relationship.

Upfront quote on all our services

We offer an upfront quote on all our services and will itemise and explain every charge.


Equal or Better Than

We fully understand the necessity of adhering to standards for parts and lubricants and we always use equal or better than the manufacturer’s specifications.

Free Loan Car

Did you know we offer a free car whilst your vehicle is serviced? Don’t forget to book your free loan vehicle when you make your service appointment.

Frequently Asked Questions

At GPD Automotive we pride ourselves on our attention to detail and friendly service. Please read our FAQ’s for more information and if your question isn’t listed here, please do not hesitate to get in contact and one of our friendly staff will be more than willing to steer you in the right direction.

Do you offer warranty?

Vehicle services are warranted for the manufacturer’s specified service interval.
Repairs are warranted for 12month/20,000km minimum.

Do you have a courtesy car?

Yes we have a courtesy car, this is free* of charge but does require prior booking as it is very popular.

Is my new car warranty safe?

Yes! All our parts & lubricants meet or exceed the manufacturers specification & our qualified technicians carry out the services in accordance with manufacturers procedures.

What brands of cars do we service?

Future Northgate is equipped to service all makes and models, whether the service is required on the work ute or the pride of the fleet. We have the experience and expertise to ensure the service is carried out efficiently, cost effectively and on time.

For a more complete list, please read below. If your car model is not listed here, don’t worry, we can service all makes and models.

What if extra work is required?

In the event that additional work is required it is our policy that you are contacted for your approval prior to the commencement of the repair.
We also note on every invoice any expected repairs due at or before the next service.

Log Book Service

Log Book Service

Our service technicians are fully trained and up to date with modern technology, enabling us to offer full log book services on all makes…

Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning

In Australia, an efficient and fully functioning air conditioning system is crucial for your comfort. Australian Refrigeration Council Lic# AU36839.

Auto Electrical

Auto Electrical

Modern vehicles are highly reliant on the on board computer. With our fully trained technicians and up to date …

About GPD Automotive

25 years servicing the local community.

  • 5 qualified mechanics
  • 2 qualified auto electricians
  • 2 Air conditioning technicians
  • 3 Approved Examiners for Queensland Safety Certificates

Approved Inspection Station (AIS) #10162
Australian Refrigeration Council Licence # AU36839


5 Times Quest Small Business Achiever Award winner
2 time Quest Small Business Achiever Hall of Fame Award Winner
2 time Future Auto Workshop of the Year Winner

What our Clients are Saying

“GPD Automotive Northgate have been servicing our fleet in the Brisbane metro area for the last two years. The service has been faultless and they have been helpful in diagnosing issues that manufacturers have failed to pinpoint. We are very grateful for the hard work and fast turn over in the time that we have used them.”
Nick Ball – Operations Manager
Smoke Alarm Solutions

“Thanks Dudley, really appreciate all your help, you have a great customer service ethic! Nice to see”
L. Devery

“The Sisters of St Joseph are delighted to endorse GPD Automotive/Future Auto Northgate. They have serviced our fleet of 40 cars for the past 15yrs.”
Sr Helen Hughes – Financial Administrator
Sisters of St Joseph – Transpacifico Region Queensland

GPD Automotive Northgate
Future Trained Mechanics

Areas close by to GPD Automotive

Northgate, Virginia, Nudgee, Nudgee Beach, Nundah, Wavell Heights,  Geebung, Hendra, Ascot, Wooloowin, Kalinga, Boondall, Eagle Farm, Toombul, Clayfield, Chermside, Kedron, Eagle Junction

We have only the finest Future Trained technicians lead by owner and head mechanic Dudley Leighton. Add to this more than 25 years’ experience, and no wonder  we’ve had the honour of winning MULTIPLE Quest Business Achievers Award and the Future Auto Service Centres Workshop of the Year Award!

Popular Car Models We Service

AMG, Audi, BMW, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Citroen, Dodge, Fiat, Ferrari, Ford, FPV, Fuso, Great Wall, Haval, Hino, Holden, Honda, HSV, Hummer, Hyundai, Infiniti, Isuzu, Iveco, Jaguar, Jeep, Kia, Lamborghini, Landrover, Lexus, Lotus, Maserati, Mazda, Mercedes Benz, MG, Mini, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Opel, Peugeot, Pontiac, Porsche, Range Rover, Renault, Seat, Skoda, Subaru, Suzuki, Tesla, Toyota, TRD, TVR, Volkswagen, VW, Volvo

GPD Automotive

39 Toombul Rd Virginia QLD 4014, Australia

Phone: 07 3260 7577


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