Car Care

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FREE General car care and maintenance Advice from Jennings.

There are some simple steps you can take each week to maintain and care for your car:

  • Check and top up fluid levels regularly
  • Check tyre pressure
  • Check for correct operation of brakes
  • Clean and check for correct operation of lights (remember warning lights)

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Do you know your owners responsibilities?

Requirements to ensure you do not invalidate your manufacturers warranty.

At Jennings we take care of our customers to ensure all owners responsibilities and guidelines are taken care of by us so our customers never need to worry.

According to every Ford owners manual:

Ensure you present your vehicle to Ford Approved Dealer for any Warranty repair as soon as possible after a defect is noticed. This will minimize the nature of repair required.

As the North East's Largest Ford Approved Dealer Group Jennings ensure your Warranty and Service requests are carried out meticulously by abiding to Fords high Standards.

Ensure your vehicle is serviced using Genuine Ford Branded Parts and Fluids or, parts and fluids that match the quality of genuine Ford branded parts.

As an Approved Ford Dealer Group Jennings ensure all Parts we use are Ford branded. This will guarantee the validity of your Ford Warranty.

Ensure that the maintenance record in this booklet is completed and receipts are retained as evidence that the vehicle has been serviced at the correct intervals, in line with Ford service Schedules, using the correct parts and fluids.

Jennings Ford keep computer records of every customer that visits any branch in the group. This ensures that evidence your vehicle was correctly serviced is available at any time you require.

We are only responsible for work carried out by Jennings dealerships.


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