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FORD ESSENTIAL SERVICEFord Essential Service

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If your Ford is over four years old, you can choose the Ford Essential ServiceFord Essential Service.

Specifically designed to keep older vehicles in top condition, this car service gives you the assurance of genuine Ford parts and service, without breaking the bank.

Carried out by Ford-trained technicians using high-quality Ford Motocraft Parts®, the Ford Essential ServiceFord Essential Service includes a comprehensive inspection, covering all the essential checks and top-upsEssential checks and fluid top-ups, oil and filter changes and much more. Plus, you benefit from the additional features that make Ford servicing safer, simpler and more secure.

 

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Essential Service Terms and Conditions (PDF 88KB)

ADDITIONAL BENEFITS

FORD MOTOCRAFT® PARTS

Ford Motocraft® parts are remanufactured products that offer a high-quality, model-specific option for older Fords. All parts adhere to strict Ford specifications, pass stringent quality checks and come with an Original Equipment (OE) warranty*.

*For complete details, see our limited warranty at a Dealer near you.

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FORD ESSENTIAL SERVICEFord Essential Service – WHAT’S INCLUDED?

Ford trained technicians. Ford approved parts. Cost effective servicing, designed to keep your older Ford in top condition.
See below what comes as standard with your Ford Essential ServiceFord Essential Service.

Upon Arrival

 
Instrument gauges, warning control lights and horn
Check operation
Clutch
Check operation/adjust if necessary (where applicable)
Heating system, fan motor
Check operation
Washers, wipers
Check operation
Windscreen
Check for damage / Clean inside and outside
Exterior and respective control lights; instrument cluster illumination
Check operation/condition
Handbrake Check operation/adjust, if necessary
Seat belts Check operation / condition and fasten in buckle

Inside Vehicle

 
Interior filter Check operation - Replacement of both filters is optional at an additional cost

Under Vehicle

 
Engine Drain oil and renew oil filter. Renew sump plug gasket where fitted
Engine, transmission and rear axle Check for damage & leaks (where visible)
Pipes, hoses, wiring, oil and fuel feed lines, exhaust Check for routing, damage, chafing and leaks (where visible)
Tyres Check wear and condition, especially at tyre wall, note tread depth
Underbody Check condition of PVC coating
Brake System Check brake pads and discs for wear, check rear brake linings for wear

Under Hood

 
Engine Refill engine oil
Wiring, pipes, hoses, oil and fuel feed lines Check for routing, damage, chafing and leaks (where visible)
Engine, vacuum pump, heater and radiator Check for damage and leaks
Coolant expansion tank, brake fluid reservoir and battery Check / top up oil level
Washer reservoirs Check / top up fluid levels as necessary

Outside Vehicle

 
Tyres Adjust pressure
Spare wheel Adjust pressure, check wear - condition
Wheel nuts Check torque

Upon Return

 

Full interior and exterior sanitisation

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FORD SCHEDULED SERVICE

For Ford vehicles of three years and younger, you’ll need to book the Ford Scheduled Service. This service, designed for newer vehicles, includes many of the same features as the Ford Essential ServiceFord Essential Service. Follow the link below to explore more.

 

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