DC Auto Electric - 1081 Upper Prince Street, Sydney, NS

Formerly known as Randy Donohue Automotive, DC Auto Electric has been in business for over 30 years!


Brian Laughlin and his staff believe that customer service is the foundation of our business. That's why we employ a well-trained staff specializing in automotive electrical issues. Our goal is to ensure that you leave every visit satisfied that you received the best work without any unnecessary costs.


If you don't see what you're looking for, stop in and speak with Brian or one of our certified professionals, or give us a call! We're happy to help!


Computer Scan Diagnostics

Your vehicles sensors, computer processor and microchips are constantly logging information. Our system links with your car allowing us to run a diagnostic test that will reveal any problems or issues in your car.

Starter & Alternator Sales & Servicing

When your car won’t start, you need a team you can rely on. We have a wide supply of new parts, and we have the experience and expertise to rebuild existing parts.

Pump Motor Sales and Service

Our team is fully equipped to repair electrical and mechanical equipment on electric motors, pumps, gearboxes, and more .

Electrical Wiring Issues

A loose wire, a faulty cable, or a dirty connection could make a problem appear bigger than it is. We’ll do a full system check before we recommend any repairs, saving you money on parts you don’t need.

Power Window & Door Lock Repair

Don’t get caught in a storm with your window stuck being down, or worse, you stuck outside your car because your lock system isn’t working. Our diagnostic scans can prevent problems before they happen and unlike many garages who don’t fully understand window regulators and lock actuators, we have the experience to do the job right

Interior & Exterior Lighting

 A light can be costly when it comes to your safety. If any of your lights are inoperable, dimming, or intermittently flickering, we’re able to run a full diagnostic of your system and perform the proper maintenance.


Vehicle Batteries

Avoid the scary situation of being stranded in the middle of nowhere with a dead battery. We’ll be able to test and replace your battery if necessary to ensure optimum performance of your vehicle

Snow Plow Repair and Service

We can service, rebuild, and diagnose electrical  issues on any plow, getting things functioning properly and back on the road.

Marine Starters & Alternators 

At DC Auto Electric we are proud to service and sell marine starters and alternators.  Give us a call today and you will be back on the water in no time!

DC Auto Electric

1081 Upper Prince St.

Sydney, Nova Scotia B1P 5P5

T: (902) 562-6957 

F: (902) 562-6459

E: [email protected]

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