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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 service. 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, with a large secure storage compound.

Clair Downey Service

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

Brian McIntyre
Licensed Technician

Shaun Watt
Licensed Technician

Rick A’hara
Licensed Technician

Ellie Dunseith
Service Manager

Daniel Stewart
Licensed Technician

Caleb Erichsen
Apprentice Technician

Shanon Salvador

Automotive Repair and Maintenance at Best Prices

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

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