Garage equipment installation specialists

Servicing Canada from coast-to-coast

Inspections & service

Inspection, service, and repair to all makes and models of:

  • Car, truck and bus hoists (free standing, mobile or in-ground models)
  • Jack stands and under hoist safety stands
  • Floor jacks, bottle jacks
  • Transmission jacks, clutch jacks and bumper jacks
  • Engine hoists, mobile floor hoists, pickers and attachments

During your inspection certification analysis we will perform:

  • Non destructive testing (NDT) “crack detection” utilizing magnetic particle testing (wet and dry) and liquid penetrant methods as required.
  • Complete electrical, mechanical, structural, visual and operational performance checks, as required.
  • Recording of all applicable data will and affixing of safety inspection sticker to each unit.
  • Signed certification and documentation for each unit, stating unit’s current status.
  • Inspection certification and repair services by trained and Competent Inc. technicians.
  • Our technicians are supplied with state–of–the–art equipment to ensure your inspection and repairs are performed above industry standards.
  • We comply with all insurance, manufacturer and government requirements as outlined in the occupational health and safety regulations act.
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Competent 3 tier inspection program

Gold inspection

  • Complete inspection of lift backed by signed documentation and sticker (meeting and exceeding MOL guidelines)
  • Adjustments made as required and lubrication of all areas necessary (ropes, carriages, guides, rollers, pins, pulleys)
  • Replacement of all hydraulic oil in lift (pumps, trolley jacks)
* Note: surface mounted or cassette style only up to 20L

Silver inspection

  • Complete inspection of lift backed by signed documentation and sticker (meeting and exceeding MOL guidelines)
  • Adjustments made as required and lubrication of all areas necessary (ropes, carriages, guides, rollers, pins, pulleys)

Bronze inspection

  • Complete inspection of lift backed by signed documentation and sticker (meeting and exceeding MOL guidelines)

Equipment Installation

Lifts • car washes • compressors • oil, air and exhaust systems

Our installation team is top notch, with the proper equipment to make the installation of your new or used equipment quick and painless. We specialize in the complete task at hand with the trained and certified personnel to complete your installation requirements. We have the ability to offer a complete “turn key” operation. From a complete line from various manufacturers, to the shipping and receiving of equipment at your present or new location, we can handle it all.

Upon arrival, our team of professionals look after everything from the complete set up and leveling of your hoist, to even your electrical requirements if needed.

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About Competent Garage

We are the largest garage equipment service company in Ontario and have recently grown to offer the same great service in Alberta. We currently service over 750 dealerships and independent locations.

We specialize in annual inspections , service and parts , complete turn–key installations and, new dealership shop setups . We have the necessary equipment and personnel to complete large projects as well as minor repairs. Have our Competent Garage team of factory trained service technicians service, repair, and annually safety inspect all of your shop lifting equipment.

Our business is built on trust as well as understanding our customer expectations. We do our best to be there when you need us the most. Our installation team is top notch with more than 1100 vehicle service lifts installed to date. We have state–of–the–art equipment to ensure your new purchase is shipped and installed correctly.


Brought to you by Competent Inc.

Competent Inc. is your garage equipment specialist and industrial inspection source covering all of Ontario. We are serving all of Canada from coast to coast, working hard to be the very best in the garage equipment and industrial inspection sectors. “We go where you need us the most” — we hope to be working with your team soon!