Servicing Advice


How long does a car service take?

Monday 11th May 2020

How long does it take to service a car? Typically, a master service (or full service) will take around 3 – 4 hours to complete. A short (interim) service is often half the time – usually around an hour and a half. However, it’s important to note that the length of the service being conducted on you... Read More

How much is a car service?

Thursday 12th March 2020

How much does a car service cost? Depending on whether you have a Short or Master Service, a car service at Formula One Autocentres can start from £70 for a short service or £135 for a master service. A Short (or interim) service is typically the type of service you would have performed every six... Read More

Why should I service my car?

Wednesday 20th November 2019

As we all know, MOTs are a legal requirement for your vehicle. But the story is not the same for servicing – technically, you could go without servicing your vehicle without any legal obligations to do so. So, why should you service your car? Although there is no legal obligation, servicing offers... Read More

What do I need for an MOT and Service

Thursday 5th September 2019

Whether your MOT and service is due at the same time, or at different points of the year, it’s important to note what to take to your MOT test and car service. From the documents you’ll need to provide to remembering to remove your child’s car seat, learn more about preparing for your car service an... Read More

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

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  • Fantastic service and great premises. All staff very helpful and fitted my tyres very nicely - I am very particular about my big alloys and they looked after them perfectly with no scratches or marks on them at all.

    - Charles, Malvern - Mar 22, 2020
  • - Robert, Dunstable - Jan 27, 2020
  • Always excellent customer service even when they are under staffed and rushed off their feet.

    - Alex, Newbury - Jun 28, 2020
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