The History of Clair Downey Service in Sidney & the Saanich Peninsula

Clair Downey Service started back in 1951 and, since then, has become a trusted name for automotive repair and maintenance services in Sidney and the Saanich Peninsula. With almost seven decades of experience in the industry, we have built a brand that is trusted and known for our convenient and high-quality services. Besides being a provincial designated inspection facility, Clair Downey Service specializes in warranty-approved vehicle maintenance and comprehensive repairs at competitive prices.


Our Facility

Our shop consists of five service bays with a variety of hoists, including a large truck and motorhome bay for lifting oversized vehicles. Our bays are well-equipped and continuously upgraded with everything required to professionally handle all your automotive repair and

maintenance needs. We also have ample parking space around our shop, with a large secure storage compound out back.

Security Storage Compound

Clair Downey Service offers outdoor storage for RVs, trailers, boats, and vehicles.

  • Compound is fully-fenced and secure.

  • Storage for units up to 26 feet or 8 meters in overall length.

  • Vehicle repairs and maintenance easily arranged through our shop.

  • Reasonable rates.

  • Storage only. No overnight stays permitted.

  • Convenient 24/7 access with your own gate key.

Courtesy Cars or Free Shuttle Service for Your Convenience

We would be happy to give you a ride home or to work in our shuttle van and pick you up when your vehicle is finished. If you cannot be without a vehicle, we also have four courtesy cars and one work truck to keep you mobile. If you require a courtesy car or truck, please request one when booking your appointment.

 Our Team

Our team members are the ones who really make Clair Downey Service stand out from the rest:

Brandon French
Owner/Manager/Licensed Technician

Steve Kloeckner
Service Manager

Brian McIntyre
Licensed Technician

Shaun Watt
Licensed Technician

Rick A’hara
Licensed Technician

Daniel Stewart
Apprentice Technician

Shanon Salvador

Joey Magi
Shop Attendant/Shuttle Driver

Automotive Repair and Maintenance at Best Prices

We offer you a wide range of automotive services at unmatched prices.

Book an Appointment

Contact us

Clair Downey Service
9429 Canora Road,
Sidney, BC

V8L 1P2

Opening Hours

Monday - Friday 07:30 AM - 05:30 PM

Saturday - Sunday Closed

Service Area

Sidney and the Saanich Peninsula since 1951


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