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Kel Stanton’s Mobile Diesel Service was founded in 2008 and is a family-owned and operated, reputable diesel mechanic company specialising in the maintenance and repair of diesel vehicles and equipment including mining, trucks and trailers, earthmoving and agricultural equipment, buses, 4×4’s, and much more!

At Kel’s our team performs a variety of services including general servicing and repairs, breakdowns, full fleet maintenance, HVRAS measure up certificates, auto electrics, COI’s, roadworthy inspections, and safety certificates.

Our team of highly dedicated and skilled diesel mechanics service all of South-East Queensland, from Brisbane to the Sunshine Coast and the Somerset region. We pride ourselves on providing professional, top quality service whilst operating a reliable, honest, and friendly business.

About Kel

As our Company Director and qualified diesel mechanic, Kel Stanton is dedicated to providing customers with top quality diesel repair services. Over the years, Kel has gained vast amounts of experience within the industry working alongside various mining contractors and independently operated earthmoving, truck, bus and automotive companies through Queensland.

Kel successfully embarked on a new and exciting stage of his career in 2008, founding Kel Stanton’s Mobile Diesel Service. Priding himself on a strong work ethic and upfront, transparent customer service, Kel has established his business as one of South East Queensland’s most reliable diesel-mechanical teams.

The Team

Kel’s team of dedicated, hardworking, qualified diesel mechanics have an array of experience within the heavy vehicle road transport, earthmoving and mining industries. Enthusiasm and attention to detail, along with down to earth personalities are just a few of the excellent qualities possessed by the team. Our teams’ variety of experience and combined knowledge means you’ll be getting the very best service, every time.

The team at Kel’s includes five qualified diesel mechanics, a qualified auto electrician as well as several approved Qld Transport vehicle inspectors.



Kel and the team have been servicing and repairing our work trucks, utes and forklift since early 2017. We are always impressed by his knowledge, kind nature and excellent service. We highly recommend Kel and his business.

Allison & Stuart McGruddy

My Berries


Rentco Transport Equipment Rentals have been using Kel Stanton for several years as a third party contractor. We believe that his business ethic and work performance is second to none. All of his employees are always on time and complete any task asked of them with professionalism and integrity. I would highly recommend Kel and his team!

David Hall

Rentco Transport


Just wanted to say a huge thank you to Kel for his help and assistance on Saturday. Our boat trailer did a wheel bearing and Kel wasn't working but came out and assisted us anyhow. Can't thank you enough!! Your service has already been highly recommended to many out on Somerset Dam.

Nicole Lambert