under vehicle specialists, leader for equipment, service and knowledge.

John Bates

Wheel Alignment

A quality wheel alignment makes a car safer, more fuel efficient, and gives drivers peace of mind.

Truck and Trailer Units

We at John Bates Wheel Alignment are your best choice for truck and trailer units, we have the specialist machinery and expertise to do the job correctly

Cars and Light Commercial Vehicles

For cars and light commercial vehicles John Bates Wheel Alignment professionals provide more comprehesive vehicle checks than anyone else.

Shock Absorbers and Suspension

At John Bates Wheel Alignment we specialise in shock absorber and suspension repairs.
We cater for a wide range of car suspension and shock absorber

How can we help you

We are the proud leader for equipment, service and knowledge. So please get in touch and we’ll see you right.


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Leader in Wheel Alignment



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What we do

Why choose us

John Bates Wheel Alignment takes the job seriously and provides the most thorough wheel alignment of any company in New Zealand.

Honest and dependable

John Bates Wheel Alignment provides the most thorough service for cars and light commercial vehicles you will find. The top quality workmanship and advice we give our customers will ensure that you always leave our workshop better off.

Knowledge and Expertise

John Bates Wheel Alignment has been operating since 1967. That experience is why we are the leader in wheel alignment and have a proud history of excellence in equipment, service and knowledge.

Our clients


The following are just some of the positive things that our clients are saying about us. We are pleased to find that our service can be so beneficial to many individuals.

We would like to take this opportunity and thank you and your sub contractors for the professional approach to the task of reinstating the vehicle.

Gleeson Hunt & Associates Ltd

Just a quick thank you note for your help in sorting out our our little problem with the mobile Dialysis van. As you will be aware, this van is run on entirely voluntary basis. Once again thank you.

Roger Farquhar

‘I have uplifted the truck and trailer from John Bates and has been working for the last two weeks. I am glad to say it is like brand new and I would like you to pass on to those concerned my thanks on a job well done and will have my support on any further work.

Dave Syme

On behalf of Brunton Engineering Ltd, we wish to pass on our gratitude and appreciation for the quality of service that we receive from John Bates. Since we have begun using John Bates for tyre fitments as well as wheel alignments and balancing we have had increased longevity and great performance from our tyres. The prompt service with a friendly smile is an added bonus. – thanks for the great work.

Brunton Engineering Ltd

Let’s work together

We are the proud leader for equipment, service and knowledge; so please get in touch and we’ll see you right.

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