Shaikly Motor Company, formerly known as Frank Shaikly & Son, was established in 1977. Since then we have grown into one of the most successful garages in the Colchester area, and are proud to have achieved the status of a multi-award winning company. We are an independent family run business and as such pride ourselves on being able to provide the ‘personal touch’ for our customers. Our workshop is approved by OFT (Office of Fair Trading), BSI (British Standards) and Trading Standards. We are approved by the Trading Standards ‘Buy With Confidence’ scheme and have been awarded a Female Friendly accreditation by Foxy Choice,..
Mark is our main diagnostic technician. He is undergoing a Master technician programme with BOSCH Car Service to ensure that our customers receive the very latest technological expertise. He is the main point of contact when it comes to technical issues. He has been with us over 16 years is responsible for the management of our workshop at the Hythe.
Sian runs the service reception for the company and will normally be your first point of call on the phone or when dropping off/picking up your vehicle.
Our team have collectively over 200 years of experience…… Your dedicated team of highly skilled workshop Technicians are:
Jake Carter - Apprentice
Michael is the Owner and Managing Director of the business having worked alongside his father and then taking over from Frank Shaikly after his retirement in 2007. Michael is responsible for overseeing every aspect of the business entirely and if there is ever any rare cause for complaint he will deal with it personally. Michael overseas both the Hythe and Severalls branches and employs a team of 18 people across the two branches.
With over 30 years experience in the motor trade, Michael is consistently updating his qualifications and training to be at the forefront of all the new technological advances and to be able to offer our customers an in-depth knowledge and understanding of their needs. He is also a Bosch Master Technician.
Rob Porter is one of our General Manager at the Company and looks after the day to day running of the Business. Rob has been working in the motor trade for 25 years where he started in the workshop at a main dealer as an apprentice and fast tracked himself to Management within 10 years. Rob started with us in January and is enjoying his new career with us bringing all his experience with him to complement our Business. He will normally be the person discussing the works required on your vehicle, and will explain your options and costings for repair work to you.
Michelle is our Accounts Manager. She runs the financial side of the business, speaking with suppliers and customers and running the accounts side of the business.
Adam is our Workshop Manager at the Severalls branch. He has been with us for over 31 years. He oversees the full team of technicians and workshop technicians and is also our dedicated MOT Site Manager. Adam has over 33 years experience within the motor trade.
Laura runs the service reception at the Severalls Branch and will be your first point of call on the phone or when dropping off/picking up your vehicle.
Our team have collectively
over 200 years of experience……
Your team of highly skilled workshop Technicians at our Severalls branch are:
Aurelius ‘Tom’ Duda
The technicians at your Shaikly Motor Company are trained on the latest technologies and have the most up-to-date diagnostic equipment to pinpoint any faults in your car as quickly and accurately as possible.
The Bosch Car Service network works to a Trading Standards approved Consumer Code of Practice. This commitment to customer care promises affordability combined with the highest technical and customer service standards to give you peace of mind in knowing that you will receive the highest level of service.