Frequently asked questions


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Want to know more about BDM Heavy Vehicle Repairs? Check out our frequently asked questions below to find out more.
What’s considered a heavy vehicle?
Under Australian law, a heavy vehicle is a vehicle with 4.5 tones of gross vehicle mass or aggregate trailer mass. The gross mass is the heaviest a vehicle is allowed to weigh when it’s been fully loaded, as per the manufacturer’s specifications. This is the standard set by the Heavy Vehicle National Law.

Some examples are semi trucks, freight trucks, buses, vehicle carriers, tractors, mobile cranes, livestock vehicles, agricultural vehicles and road trains.
How often are heavy vehicle inspections required?
Are mechanics at BDM Heavy Vehicle Repairs qualified?
Do you clear defect notices?
Do you offer fleet services?
Which brands are you affiliated with?