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  • KAB Seating
  • ISRI Seating
  • Be-Ge Seating
  • Stratos Seating
  • Palfinger Cranes
  • Fassi Cranes
  • Seata Seating
  • Cable Craft
  • Cable Quip
  • Sears Seating
  • Grammer Seating


  • Annual & 10-year crane inspections, servicing, repairs & sales
  • General mechanical - light, medium & heavy
  • Seats sales & repairs - truck, 4WD, forklift, office and more
  • KAB distributor
  • Tailgate lifter repairs
  • Make push/pull cables
  • Make brake hoses
  • Elevated work platform servicing


  • Only place north of Brisbane that makes push/pull cables including handbrakes
  • Seats - large range in showroom to sit in & try
  • Service truck that does scheduled service trips around North Queensland
  • Expanding seat range
  • Expanding service range
  • 20-tonne load cell for crane truck tests
  • Service Truck - Set up for crane work


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About FB Auto Repairs

F.B. Auto Repairs is a local Garbutt crane repair, service and inspection specialist, providing quality workmanship since 1988.

We can provide both annual and 10-yearly crane inspections, as well as the sale, service and repair of all types of cranes. Our skilled and experienced technicians have all your light, medium and heavy general mechanical needs covered.

Whether you have a truck-mounted crane, car, 4WD, trailer, forklift, tailgate lifter or elevated work platforms, you can count on the F.B. Auto Repairs team to take care of it. From new seats to fabricating push/pull cables, we provide premium workmanship with every job.

We are proud to be the only workshop north of Brisbane that makes push/pull cables, including handbrakes. We also sell a wide range of vehicle seats including KAB seating, ISRI seating, Be-Ge seating and Stratos seating.

From handbrakes, throttles, PTOs, clutches and gear change cables through to earthmoving and construction machinery repairs, we do it all. Call today.

When it comes to Townsville crane servicing we have your covered.

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