Since Grimmer Motors opened in 1934, we have been servicing an extensive variety of American imports, including Dodge’s iconic vehicles. At Grimmer Motors, we take pride in being Hamilton’s go-to destination for top-notch Dodge car repairs and servicing. Our skilled mechanics and cutting-edge equipment are dedicated to ensuring your Dodge vehicle receives the exceptional care it deserves, maintaining peak performance and reliability.

From iconic sportscars like the Dodge Charger and Challenger, to trucks like the Dodge Ram and SUVs like the Dodge Journey, we can service practically any Dodge vehicle. At Grimmer Motors, we use premium parts, oils, and filters which meet or exceed manufacturer recommendations. The result is a high quality repair or replacement part that you can count on to last the test of time.

Is your car a classic vehicle or US import with left-hand steering? No problem! We can take all necessary approaches and considerations to ensure your repair or service goes as smoothly as possible, using the correct parts and taking extra care.

What Dodge repairs do we offer?

At Grimmer Motors, we offer a large range of repairs, replacements and services for Dodge vehicles. Some of the most common services include:


Power & Ignition

Engine Health

Cooling System

Dodge servicing, maintenance and oil change

Routine maintenance is crucial to the longevity and performance of your Dodge vehicle. Our servicing includes oil changes, brake inspections, tyre rotations, and other essential checks to keep your vehicle in top shape. Servicing not only keeps your vehicle running smoothly. It greatly extends the life of your engine and other components while improving the overall reliability and safety of the vehicle.

Dodge maintenance schedule

Every 8,000 to 10,000 Kilometers (5,000 to 6,000 Miles):

  1. Oil and Oil Filter Change: Regular oil changes are vital for engine health. Follow the manufacturer’s recommendation for the type of oil and oil filter suitable for your Dodge model.
  2. Tire Rotation: Rotate your tires regularly to ensure even wear and extend their lifespan. This contributes to better handling and fuel efficiency.

Every 16,000 to 20,000 Kilometers (10,000 to 12,000 Miles):

  1. Air Filter Replacement: Replace the engine air filter to maintain optimal fuel efficiency and engine performance.
  2. Brake Inspection: Regularly check the condition of your brake pads, rotors, and brake fluid. Replace worn-out components to ensure your brakes are in good working order.
  3. Coolant Flush: The coolant in your Dodge should be flushed and replaced according to the manufacturer’s recommendations to prevent overheating and corrosion.
  4. Transmission Fluid Check: Check the transmission fluid level and condition. Some vehicles may require a transmission fluid change at this interval.

Every 32,000 to 40,000 Kilometers (20,000 to 25,000 Miles):

  1. Timing Belt Replacement: If your Dodge is equipped with a timing belt, follow the manufacturer’s guidelines for replacement. Timing belt failure can lead to serious engine damage.
  2. Fuel System Cleaning: Consider having the fuel system cleaned to remove deposits and maintain optimal fuel efficiency.
  3. Suspension and Steering Inspection: Inspect the suspension components and steering system for wear and damage. Replace any worn-out parts to ensure a smooth ride and proper handling.

Every 48,000 to 64,000 Kilometers (30,000 to 40,000 Miles):

  1. Spark Plug Replacement: Replace spark plugs as recommended by the manufacturer to maintain proper combustion and fuel efficiency.
  2. Drive Belt Inspection and Replacement: Check the condition of drive belts and replace them if necessary. This includes the serpentine belt and timing belt.
  3. Transmission Service: Some Dodge models may require transmission service, including fluid replacement and filter changes.

Remember, these are general guidelines, and your specific Dodge model may have variations in its maintenance schedule.

Advanced Dodge car and SUV diagnostics service in Hamilton

Does your Dodge car, truck or SUV have an issue that needs diagnosing? At Grimmer Motors, we can help. Our team of expert mechanics have years of experience in diagnosing, servicing, and repairing Dodge cars. Our advanced diagnostics equipment saves you time and money by allowing us to quickly find and repair issues. Common issues we’re able to diagnose and fix include:

  • Poor fuel economy
  • Excess smoke coming from the exhaust
  • Slow or sluggish performance
  • Poor engine operation
  • Strange noises coming from your vehicle

Diagnosing and fixing these issues can lead to savings over time as you can prevent them from turning into bigger, more expensive issues.

Why choose us?

  • Customer satisfaction – Since our workshop opened in 1934, we’ve worked hard to build a positive reputation and keep our customers happy. We achieve this through
    • Competitive, transparent pricing
    • Reliable, high-quality repairs that last the test of time
    • Friendly experts who can clearly explain problems to customers
    • A state of the art workshop with premium diagnostic technology
    • Free WiFi and complimentary tea or coffee
  • 24/7 security – You can trust that your car is safe when you leave it at Grimmer Motors. Our premises have 24-hour camera monitoring and alarms, keeping your vehicle secure.
  • Courtesy cars – At Grimmer Motors, it’s easy to book a courtesy car so that you can get on with your day while your car is being repaired.


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