GaraShield – Now available in the UK

The digital workflow platform for the independent garage. Recommended by Textar.

Job management, quality control, and customer service – in one

GaraShield is the digital platform that changes the way you work. Created for independent garages, it brings the entire service and repair process together. Everything you used to do on paper, can now be done smarter and faster, with your GaraShield tablet.

All the technical data, quality checking, job management and reporting information you need is instantly available through a simple touch screen. From the moment the job is booked in, until the customer drives away happy, everything is fully connected and coordinated.

Just order your GaraShield tablet and credits, and you’re ready to go – no subscriptions, and no complicated I.T., just improved efficiency, quality, and control.

Smarter business

  • Transform workshop
    efficiency, and deliver a
    great customer experience.
  • Automatic documentation,
    compliance, and protection
    against any liability claims.
  • Photos and video help
    drivers make quick decisions,
    saving time and creating
    additional revenue.

Smarter reception

  • Accurate information, always
    at your fingertips – no need
    to interrupt technicians.
  • Keep customers up-dated,
    and let them know when their
    car will be ready.
  • Complete transparency
    on workshop time, parts,
    and billing.

Smarter workshop

  • No more paper work – all the
    job details, workflow and
    progress can be managed
  • Correct process, every time,
    with built-in checking and
  • 100% confidence and freedom
    to focus on doing a good job

How it works:

To get started, follow the simple steps below, and watch our video to see how you can start working with GaraShield in your business. It’s simple, intuitive, and smart.

Let’s get started

GaraShield is a workflow software platform for independent garages, available in the UK exclusively through TMD Friction. It is designed to bring you all the advantages of digital connectivity and job management, just like the big networks and main dealers, but built around you, and the way you run your business – straightforward, personal, and sensible.

  • Register at
  • Select the number of GaraShield tablets you need.
  • Your tablets will be sent to you, with all the software installed – just switch on and start working.
  • There is no licence fee or subscription. Payment is per job only – in other words, there is a small charge for every service or repair that you run through GaraShield system.
  • Anyone in your garage can have access to the platform, at no additional cost.