Literal, though it may be spiritual, as well as physical
An older meaning of repair was ‘to go back’ and it is this meaning that is most spiritually relevant.
The idea of going back to where we came from – to source – is an accepted spiritual belief.
Psychological / emotional perspective: Dreaming of repairing something suggests that we still have needed of whatever the dream object represents.
Material aspects: Making repairs from a mundane perspective suggests that we are not satisfied with what we have done in a project or task.
The implication is that we need to make it work better, that until we do there is an essential flaw.
To dream that you are repairing something denotes a journey to recovery from a very unfortunate and upsetting real-life situation. Consider the item under repair since it stands for the problem at issue.
To dream that you are repairing something, suggests that you are going through a period of recovery from an upsetting situation.
The item that you are repairing symbolizes the area in your life that you are working on.
Dreams of making a repair is a message to correct a broken agreement, make amends, or forgive someone or yourself, and get your life back on track.