31 Marvelous Mechanic Gifts That Will Rev Their Engines

Article by John Abrams. Last Updated: Tuesday, Jan 18, 2022.

Mechanics keep us moving - literally. Without them, what hope would we have to get where we need to go and keep our vehicles in tip-top shape? It’s not everyday that you get to show your favorite mechanic what they mean to you, so when the opportunity comes along, it’s important to seize it! Whether you’re shopping for Christmas, a Birthday, Fathers Day, or just because you’re thinking of them, finding the perfect mechanic gift is always a great idea!

We’ve rounded up dozens of epic mechanic gift ideas to help you find the perfect present! From the funny to the practical, our list has a little something for every mechanic!

The Best Gifts For Mechanics

  • A Craft Beer Subscription
  • It may be a stereotype, but many mechanics love to enjoy a cold beer at the end of a long day. Craftbeerclub.com is the best way for beer enthusiasts to enjoy fine quality brews from around the country! You can gift them with one or more deliveries spaced out monthly, every other month, or quarterly so they always have something fresh and exciting to try! All delivered right to their door, without having to worry about it!

  • A Bluetooth Beanie Hat
  • This Beanie hat comes with built-in Bluetooth headphones, so he can listen to whatever his heart desires. These hats are great for mechanics, especially those cold winter months in the garage. It allows them to maintain a hands free listening experience. It's an awesome mechanic gift they'll love no matter what the occasion!

  • A Brewery Tour
  • Brewery tours can be an exciting and fun way to spend an afternoon! If they’ve got a favorite local brew they enjoy, why not go see where it’s made! Tours typically come with a glass or 2 (or more) of tasty adult beverages fresh off the line.

  • A Mini Magnetic Parts Tray
  • Keeping track of screws, nuts, and bolts while working can be a major hassle and slow them down significantly. Consider one of these magnetic parts trays that will keep small metal items securely attached and easy to grab. They'll get a ton of use from this and thing about you every time they reach for it!

  • A Rolling Mechanic Stool
  • Help them take a load off while still getting work done with this pneumatic rolling stool! It features a handy foot tray to keep their tools and other parts close at hand. A long day in the garage can be hard on the body, so this is one gift they're sure to appreciate!

  • A Magnetic Wristband
  • Dropping screws and other small metal parts can be one of the biggest headaches a mechanic faces. This handy wristband helps them solve that problem with the power of magnets! Simply wear it on your wrist, and stick all the tiny metal pieces to it while you work to keep them secure and close at hand!

  • A New Pair Of Workboots
  • Are your favorite mechanic's boots looking a little past their prime? Consider a brand new pair this Christmas, Birthday, Fathers Day, or whatever the occasion! New boots look better and provide the support and comfort he needs for a long day on his feet in the garage.

  • Professional Knee Pads
  • Working on cars and trucks can take a toll on the body. A nice pair of professional knee pads can do wonders for helping them get through the day in comfort. Kneeling down doesn't have to be a wince inducing activity with a fantastic pair of pads! As far as mechanic gift ideas go, this is one that can't be beat!

  • Tire Coffee Mug
  • He'll be the envy of the shop with this tire and crescent wrench coffee mug! Help him get his motor started in style while sipping from one of these beautiful themed mugs. Whatever the holiday is, this is one present he's sure to get a ton of practical use from!

Funny Gifts For Mechanics

  • Can't Fix Stupid Mug
  • Funny mechanic mugs are a staple of the garage, and this one is almost too perfect! It reads "I may be a mechanic, but even I can't fix stupid". Dealing with customers and the things they put their vehicles through can be frustrating in the best of times. Help him blow off a little steam and keep his spirits up with one of these epic mugs!

  • Starter Fluid Novelty Cup
  • Sometimes things are funniest because there is so much truth in them. Coffee is universally the lifeblood of most mechanic shops, and this hilarious mug has it labeled for what it is - Starter Fluid!

  • Mechanic Print T-Shirt
  • Keep your favorite mechanic dressed in style with one of these T-Shirts! It reads "I can't. I have plans. In the garage." They're words they've spoken hundreds of times, immortalized forever on these high quality print T-Shirts.

  • Floor Mat Drink Coasters
  • These floor mat styled drink coasters are the perfect gift for a mechanic's man cave or garage. They're styled like a pair of actual rubber floor mats, and fully functional for protecting the surface of tables and bars. They'll love getting one of these as a present on Fathers Day, or Christmas, or any time of year!

  • Still Plays With Blocks Pint Glass
  • Everybody needs a favorite pint glass, and this one is sure to become his! It reads "Still plays with blocks" and features a picture of an engine block. See the joke is that they play with engine blocks instead of legos. Get it?

  • Blinker Fluid Joke Bottle
  • Everyone has heard the hilarious joke about a car being out of blinker fluid. While that's not a real thing, this joke bottle of blinker fluid certainly is! Let them get the last laugh with this awesome mechanic gag gift!

  • Mechanic Price List Wall Sign
  • This humorous wall sign is made of metal and looks perfect in a man cave or garage. It lists a set of prices for assorted noises your car might be making. From "Click-Click" to "Kunk-Klank-Klank", this has all their bases covered!

Mechanic Gift Baskets

  • A Mancrate Gift Box
  • Man Crates makes it fun and easy to find unique, meaningful gifts for all the men in your life. They go the extra mile to curate high-quality gifts for all kinds of guys, so you can feel confident you’ve found his perfect gift, no matter who he is. Because your gift to him should be as special as he is to you!

  • The Man Can (Gift Basket)
  • The Man Can's masculine presentation and quality skin care products designed just for men, make this gift one of our best sellers for the guy in your life. Created by soap-making specialists of the Plum Island Soap Company in Massachusetts, these spa products are designed to soothe and rejuvenate the manliest of skin.

  • Microbrew Beer Bucket Gift Basket - 6 Beers
  • Why go for a fruit basket or something when you can give them what they really want - Beer! This Microbrew Beer Bucket Gift Basket comes with six different Microbrew Beers bottles, in addition to a ton of delicious snacks!

  • Nostalgic Candy Gift Basket
  • This vintage candy assortment is designed to lift the spirits of anyone, and is perfect for your favorite mechanic! Deliver a sugar rush with this box full of retro sweets that can't normally be bought in stores. Perfect for anyone looking for an unusual and fun care package, this box is a creative alternative to the standard mechanic gift basket.

  • Hangry Kit: Nuts, Meat, Protein, and Snacks Basket
  • When It's Man Snacks They Crave, Nothing Else Will Do! A bounty of scrumptious snacks can take the edge off your hunger! And when you want to show thanks and love to a mechanic, sending a box of pure joy in the form of a Hangry Kit is sure to warm their heart while filling their belly!

  • High Protein Snack Box
  • This all natural and organic non-GMO high protein snack box is a great gift for getting that special mechanic through the day. This assortment of protein based snacks packs the punch they need to make it through a long morning or afternoon, and they're healthy too!

  • The Care Crate Snack Box
  • It's like a vending machine in a compact box! This Care Crate includes over 50 unique snacks they can munch on day and night! From the salty to the sweet, this package has what they need to sooth those cravings between meals and get them through the day!

  • Beard Grooming Gift Basket Kit
  • A unique take on a mechanic gift basket - comes this beard grooming kit! A perfect groomed beard will make you stand out from the crowd! The confidence you will get can make you conquer every goal. This kit perfect for all type of beards or mustaches, Long, short, thick, thin, coarse, tangled....you name it!

  • The Ultimate Grilling Spice Gift Box
  • This bbq gift set includes 20 different uniquely flavorful bbq rubs and spices that are sure to have them coming back for seconds! These gourmet spices will unlock hidden and subtle flavors in your dishes, and are a great addition to any other spices and sauces in your collection. Free shipping is usually available too!

Diesel Mechanic Gifts

  • Diesel Mechanic Definition T-Shirt
  • This diesel mechanic gift t-shirt is sure to earn a prime spot in the wardrobe rotation! It features a funny definition of the word Diesel Mechanic that you'll have to read for yourself to believe!

  • American Flag Wrench Diesel Powered Hoodie
  • Help them keep warm, look great, and show off their pride at being a diesel mechanic all at once with one of these epic hoodies. They feature an American flag design made of white and red wrenches for the stripes, and nuts for the stars!

  • Grease Monkey - Activated Charcoal Soap
  • Help them power through tough dirt and grease with these fantastic activated charcoal soap bars. They strip away grease and grime from their hands without being rough on the skin. If you know a diesel mechanic who's perpetually got grease on their fingers and hands, this is one gift they're sure to love!

  • Real Men Smell Like Diesel T-Shirt
  • Well, what can we say - when a shirt is right, it's right! This epic black and white T-Shirt is simple yet effective in communicating it's message. Real men smell like diesel. If you know a mechanic that fits this description, then grab one today!

  • Hearing Protector with Bluetooth Technology
  • Help them keep their ears protected while enjoying some sweet tunes or taking a call on these 3M noise blocking bluetooth headphones. They adjust easily to fit any size head, and they're one accessory that will see a lot of use over the years.

  • Z-Creeper Seat
  • Body posture and an ergonomic way to get to hard to reach places are key to a mechanic's career longevity, and daily comfort. Help them achieve good outcomes with this handy Z-Creeper seat! It's the gift that keeps on giving for years to come!

  • Diesel Mechanic Dad T-Shirt
  • Looking for a Fathers Day gift for a mechanic? If your dad spends his days rebuilding engines, then might we suggest this wonderful T-Shirt? Show Dad how much he means to you, and how proud you are that he's an amazing mechanic!

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