About Us

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At MDS Diesel Specialists, we stand by our expertise and the high standard of the services we provide. As diesel engine specialists, we have been helping a range of commercial and residential clients throughout Canterbury, the West Coast and throughout the South Island for everything, including:

  • 4WDs
  • Diesel Cars
  • Commercial Vans
  • Recreational Vehicles
  • Tractors

We can service anything diesel with fuel injectors, meeting our customers' needs.


Locally owned and operated by Hayden Corbett & Jackie Corbett, MDS Diesel Specialists (2013) Limited was originally formed in 2000 under the mantra of MDS Diesel Specialists.

Having built a strong and trusted reputation for quality diesel engine fuel injection and diagnostic work in Canterbury and the business has garnered a well-established list of loyal customers and preferred contractors who have come to rely on the high level of workmanship always on offer.

Hayden Corbett took over the reins in 2013, continuing his passion, dedication and expertise, now at the helm of MDS Diesel Specialists (2013). He offers extensive industry experience and knowledge having initiated and developed his expertise within the business since 2004.

Nigel White joined MDS Diesel Specialists (2013) Limited early in 2014 and Troy Cameron in 2018 bringing with them an impressive combined 30+ years experience in the automotive industry and are fully qualified mechanics.

Administration and office management for the business is overseen by co-owner, Jackie Corbett. She ensures every contact and interaction with MDS Diesel Specialists (2013) Limited is dealt with in the utmost professional, timely and supportive way.

Our team of friendly, skilled mechanics and office staff is happy to answer any queries you may have. We encourage walk-ins and offer free quotes.


You can expect customised service to suit your requirements at great prices when coming in to see Hayden and the MDS Diesel Specialists team.

We are proud to be the first-stop for a range of local clients who require diesel engine expertise in Canterbury, the West Coast and throughout the South Island. We aim to provide everything you need for your vehicle without breaking the bank.

Our service focus is built around working to the customers' requirements with providing a one-stop shop all under one roof. We are able to achieve this through being a smaller run operation whereby our overheads do not dictate our service range and our willingness to offer customised modifications.

Contact our professional team at MDS Diesel Specialists (2013) Limited today!


We take our reputation as diesel engine specialists seriously and take great pride in maintaining a modern multi-functional workshop with the latest technology and equipment.

A range of Diagnostic Equipment is on hand in order to pin point faults and areas of concern which are not evident. Our Scanner is used to scan for fault codes and facilitate with bar coding injectors into Common Rail engines.

We can complete all work in house no matter where you come from in Canterbury, the West Coast or from around the South Island.


You can rest assured that we are highly experienced in all aspects of commercial and residential servicing for all diesel engine requirements in Kaiapoi, Canterbury.

With 15-plus years in business in the diesel engine fuel injection industry, the professional team at MDS Diesel Specialists can provide expertise, advice and the workmanship for your vehicle requirements.