VEMA operates a 26,000 square foot vehicle repair facility in Winnipeg, with 36 service bays available for repair, maintenance and bodywork. Also provided is a shuttle service and courtesy vehicle service for customers whose vehicles are undergoing service.

This fully accredited Autopac repair facility offers quality service and low prices. With over 200 years of combined experience, employees can diagnose and repair vehicle problems promptly and efficiently. In addition to extensive training, employees are constantly receiving upgrades in areas relevant to their area of work.

Outside of Winnipeg, VEMA operates six full service repair facilities, as well as eight satellite locations. Locations include Beausejour, Dauphin, Brandon, Thompson, and The Pas, and more. Please click here to view all VEMA locations and hours.

If you cannot get to a VEMA repair facility and need repairs, please click here to view information on Outside Repairs.

About VEMA’s Full Service Repair and Maintenance Facility

Mechanical Repair Services

Provincially Certified Motor Vehicle Technicians work from 26 fully operational service bays to supply all vehicle service requirements.

Installation Services

Installation of many after market options is available including:

  • Air Seats
  • Cages and screen partitions
  • Cellular phone equipment
  • Remote Starters
  • Electric brakes
  • Emergency Lights
  • Security Systems
  • Tow Hooks

Vehicle Inspections

The VEMA Repair Facility is certified with the Manitoba Department of Infrastructure and Transportation Private Vehicle Inspection and Commercial Inspection Programs to inspect all vehicle types including taxicabs, medium and light duty trucks, school and transit buses.  Reminders are sent to customers when inspections are required.

Tune Up Services

Computerized engine performance and exhaust emissions equipment is used to diagnose vehicle problems and aid technicians when performing vehicle tune-ups.

Maintenance Services

Four Service Bays are available for quick lubes and tire installations.  Fully trained Technicians are available to perform these and other tasks like washing vehicles and operating the Shuttle Service.

For general maintenance, just drop by our repair facility and pull into Service Entrance Door 4. Our Technicians will perform a quick lube and safety check in about 30 minutes to ensure all aspects of your vehicle are operating correctly and you can drive away with confidence.

Wash Bays

An Automatic Car Wash and a Manual Wand Car Wash are available free of charge to VEMA customers.  Simply drop by our 626 Henry Avenue location and drive up to Door 9 where our wash bay is located.   We ask that, for your own safety, you have someone assist you with the operation of the equipment.

Alignment Services

Certified Technicians operating out of two service bays, specialize in front end and four wheel alignments using the latest in computerized four wheel alignment equipment.

Bodyshop Services

VEMA operates a fully accredited Autopac Bodyshop with Certified Bodywork Technicians.  The Bodyshop has a two full sized paint booths  and frame alignment equipment. All technicians are fully qualified in current paint technology and have completed the industry required I-CAR training.  All paint mixing is performed on-site.

The Body Shop provides full service including:

Body and Frame Alignment Customized Paint Decals and Markings
Door Adjustments / Trim Front Spare Tire Mount Glass Repair or Replacement
Headache Rack Interior customization Running Boards
Shelving Spare Tire Holder & Lock Tool Boxes
Truck Caps Welding – Equipment Repair Winches
Window Tinting

Stores & Parts Departments

VEMA’s main location at 626 Henry Avenue operates a 3,400 square foot parts department that stocks an inventory of the most often used parts, equipment and tires for cars, vans, trucks and ambulances. Many vehicle accessories are available as well.

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