About

Dobbes Garden Machinery Centre

 

Dobbes Garden Machinery Centre are located in Great Bookham and we are your local garden machinery expert. We stock a wide range of lawnmowers, garden tractors, chainsaws, brush cutters and can give expert advice on the correct machine to meet your needs.

We also provide expert service, repairs and spares parts for all leading makes of garden machinery.

If you have a garden machinery problem then we can provide a solution.

We are a factory approved sales centre for Mountfield, Honda, Hayter, Lawnflite, Stihl and can provide expert sales and service advice.

Dobbes Garden Machinery have been serving customers in the Great Bookham area for over a number of years with competitively priced products and service.

We offer full warranty, service and spares for all the machines we sell

Service Centre

We offer full repair and spares facilities for all machines that we sell and for most popular garden machinery.

Repair Services

Ask our expert skilled and trained staff for advice and guidance. All machines are repaired using genuine manufacturers parts.

Parts Services

We offer full service and spares facilities for all machines that we sell and for most popular garden machinery.

New Machinery Sales

New Machinery Sales

 

We have the widest selection of walk-behind lawn mowers and garden tractors for miles around!

Dobbes Garden Machinery Centre are the garden machinery specialists in the Great Bookham area. Our showroom has some great deals on leading brands of petrol lawnmowers, garden tractors, chainsaws and brush cutters.

Our friendly and experienced team are here to help; we offer demonstrations on most of the machines we sell, we even offer a part exchange service.

 

Used Machinery Sales

Used Machinery Sales

 

We have the widest selection of walk behind lawn mowers and garden tractors for miles around!

Dobbes Garden Machinery Centre have got some great second hand lawnmower and tractor deals. All of our used lawnmowers, garden tractors, chainsaws and brush cutters are checked over and serviced in our workshops; they will provide many years of service at great prices.

We even offer a warranty on most second hand machines.

Please contact us for current offers – stock is constantly changing, so give us a ring or call in at our showroom to discuss your needs.

Parts

Parts Sales

 

Dobbe’s Garden Machinery Centre stock a huge range of lawnmower and garden machinery parts for current and many older machines.

We sell spare parts for all leading lawnmower brands, give us a call or visit our showroom. Please make sure you have the make and model number of the machine or engine you require parts for.

Our knowledgeable parts staff will be on hand to help with the correct parts identification.

Service & Repair

Servicing and Repairs

 

Dobbes Garden Machinery Centre offer full service and repair facility for all machines that we sell and for most popular garden machinery.

If you own a quality lawnmower or any garden machinery, it is important that you feel totally confident in the ability of your service centre to service your lawnmower correctly.

All servicing is carried out in accordance with manufacturers service advice.

All repairs are carried out using genuine manufacturers spare parts in accordance with manufacturers guidelines.

By adhering to these specific schedules, owners of lawn equipment can rest assured that your warranty rights are maintained.

Our competitively priced service is inclusive of parts labour and VAT.

Contact us for a estimate please have your make and model number to hand.

 

Contact us for an estimate - please have your make and model number to hand.

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FAQs

Chainsaw Quick-Start Guide

This is a generic quick-start guide for two-stroke powered chainsaws. Please consult the manual that came with your chainsaw for the correct fuel mixture that is supposed to be used and to familiarise yourself with the controls for your chainsaw….

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Contaminated  Fuel

This issue is often encountered if either of the following occurs: A mower is stored over winter without emptying it of fuel first If old fuel is used to top up the lawn mower It is important to use ‘fresh’…

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Draining the oil and fuel

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Lawnmower care

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Can I cut grass when it is wet?

It is not advisable to cut grass that is very wet. This is because wet grass doesn’t cut as well as dry grass and tends to produce larger grass clippings. These wet clippings then clump together and can block up…

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Can I mulch wet grass?

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Does my battery self-charge?

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Storing my mower in winter

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What is the life of a battery?

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Grass not getting picked up?

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My mower blade has fallen off!

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What is mulching?

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My self-propel no longer works?

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Contact

Dobbe’s Nurseries
Guildford Road
Great Bookham
Surrey
KT23 4EX

Opening Hours

Mon - Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
Sat: 8:30am - 2:00pm

Sunday Closed

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Dobbe's has been supplying and servicing garden machinery for over 30 years.

We pride ourselves on great customer service and understand the importance of care and maintenance in machine management, which is why our team of technicians have specialist knowledge of a variety of garden and estate machinery.

Opening Hours

Mon - Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
Sat: 8:30am - 2:00pm

Sunday Closed

  • New Year Deals!

    Start the new year in style with Dobbe's Garden Machinery Centre!

    Dobbe's Garden Machinery Centre are THE garden machinery specialists. Our showroom has amazing new year deals on leading brands of petrol, electric and battery lawnmowers, garden tractors, chainsaws, brush cutters, leaf blowers, strimmers, hedge trimmers, pole pruners and much, much more!

    Our friendly and experienced team at Dobbe's Garden Machinery Centre are on hand to help; we offer demonstrations on most of the machines we sell to give you total peace of mind. And we even offer a part exchange service so you can trade in your old mower or garden machinery and upgrade with ease.

    For the perfect garden for 2023 pop on down to our showroom today.

    Dobbe's Garden Machinery Centre - for all your gardening needs.