07 308 9596 echd@echd.co.nz

Our Services

At East Coast Heavy Diesel in Coastlands, Whakatane, Kawerau & Gisborne we offer a wide range of services for trucks, buses, campervans/motorhomes, forestry vehicles, farming machinery, agricultural vehicles, forklifts, cars, and much more.

ECHD can repair, service and maintain your vehicles and machinery.
We are a FUSO dealer and are responsible for FUSOs warranty work as well as general FUSO servicing and supply of genuine FUSO parts.

We can also arrange fit most types of vehicle with new tyres, retreads and can source those unusual tyres  (new or second hand) from a wide range of suppliers.

Our services are available in the workshop during normal working hours or out in the field 24 hours a day.


Mechanical Servicing

We can service and repair your vehicle in our modern facility or go to your location when you have a breakdown.

Our team have a wide range of experiences that allow us to tackle any job.

Also with our affiliated companies of TEDs Testing Station, Whakatane, Kawerau & Gisborne Tyre Centre (at the same location) we can ensure that your vehicle is off the road for the shortest period possible.


We run a hydraulic hoses truck and can make up new or fix your hoses either onsite or come out to you.

We cover all ranges of farm, forklifts, industrial and commercial machinery.


We run an experienced engineering team that will help you with any mechanical engineering, welding or fabrication requirement.


If your machine or vehicles breakdown

Give us a call 24 hours a day.

We will come and get you running again

Hours A Day

Engine Overhauls

Engine need an overhaul? No job is too big or too small.  Bring in your truck, campervan or ute for us to look at.

Field Servicing

Your machinery breaking down on the job and you need us to come to you.

Call us and one of our field mechanics and or hoses team and we will come to you.


We run a large range of vehicle, hydraulic hoses and fittings and auto electrical parts onsite and have access to those special parts that are hard to come by.

We are a FUSO dealer and have access to quality genuine parts.

Fleet Servicing

Need a team to ensure that your fleet is being looked after?

Not only will we do the mechanical work, we’ll also help you with the management of the fleet servicing, from RUCs to CoFs ensuring that your vehicle is compliant and on the road more often.

Auto Electrical

Let us as part of servicing arrange any auto electrical work.

C.O.F. Repairs

Need a vehicle inspection on your truck, bus or campervan or have issues that need dealing with from your recent Certificate of Fitness inspection? 

We can deal with these onsite and have you back in business promptly.

Finest Selection of Suppliers

At ECHD, we partner with the finest selection of suppliers to ensure an all-round premium service experience.

As the quality of your vehicle operation is also dependant on the quality of the oil, we rely on the internationally recognised reputation of Total lubricants.

This means you can be assured of the best quality oil, backed by the most advanced technical knowledge.

Read more about Total and the distributor, Oil Intel, here www.oilintel.co.nz

Get In Touch

24 Hours A Day  : 027 280 5399


68 Mill Road
Whakatane 3120

07 308 9596


Shed 3
11 Manukorihi Drive



15 Solander Street




Mon:7:30am - 5pm
Tue: 7:30am - 5pm
Wed: 7:30am - 5pm
Thur: 7:30am - 5pm
Fri: 7:30am - 5pm
Sat: 8:00am - 12pm
Sun: Closed


Scotty Hale – Managing Director – 027 249 3093

Chris Phillips – Service Manager – 027 249 3095

Glenn Hale – Hoses Manager (Director) – 027 476 0465

Kerry Poots – GM – 021 491 305

Robert Gatward – CFO- 022 4211 631

Ted's Testing Station

Whakatane tyre centre

For all heavy vehicle, fleet, commercial, farm and passenger tyre requirements

Easy access on Mill Road, Coastlands before you get into town.

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