Servicing Advice


Save money by servicing your car

Wednesday 14th August 2019

Is your car due an interim or full service? Although servicing isn’t a legal requirement, the benefits of keeping your car in good health are renowned. But can servicing your vehicle regularly benefit your finances in the long run? From decreasing your chance of running into long term mechanical pro... Read More

How to check car service history

Monday 13th May 2019

Perhaps you’ve misplaced your service log book – or purchased a used car that didn’t come with its full service history. Fear not – there are ways to retrieve your car’s service history that can help you to understand when your service is due, the previous maintenance work undertaken and the general... Read More

What service does my car need?

Monday 11th March 2019

Depending on the mileage your car has done, or how old it is, can determine which service is required for your vehicle. Whether that’s a short service or a master service from Formula One Autocentres, learn the types of car services available, and which one is right for your vehicle today. Types of... Read More

MOT and Service: what's the difference?

Friday 1st February 2019

When it comes to the maintenance of our car's health, most of us know how important a car service and an MOT test is. But what actually is the difference between a car service and MOT? Often they're paired together as a double act once a year - but as separate tests, what do they include? And why do... Read More

What does a car service include?

Thursday 13th December 2018

Here at Formula One Autocentres, we offer two types of car service: Master Service and Short Service. We recommend that a Master Service is completed every 12,000 miles or every 12 months (whichever comes first) and a Short Service is completed every 6,000 miles or every 6 months. To help you keep... Read More

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  • Very helpful manager and staff, they are always willing to help with anything

    - Jacquie, Strood - Jul 28, 2019
  • Very simple to book on line, received well by the staff and kept up to date with any changes.

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