Want to book a service and it’s late in the evening? Don’t worry, you can use our online booking tool. Simply enter your registration and you can get an instant price for a MOT or service, specifically for your car.
Glen Fern Garage is an approved DVSA MOT Testing centre, which allows us to perform MOT testing and inspections on all class IV vehicles. Every car over 3 years old is legally required to have an annual MOT check to ensure that it meets all road safety and environmental standards set by the DVSA. As an approved garage, we can offer full guarantees to our customers that their vehicle with be MOT compliant and safe on the roads.
Should your vehicle fail it’s MOT test, we’ll retest your vehicle for free within 10 working days. We provide all our customers our recommendation for repairs and the likely cost including all labour, parts and VAT so you can make an informed decision on whether you would like us to make any repairs necessary in order for your vehicle to pass.
As Glen Fern Garage is based in central Bournemouth you can conveniently book your MOT test for when is convenient for you using our online booking tool that’s available 24 hours a day. We’re open Monday to Saturday 6 days a week, so you can book around your schedule. We always try to get your MOT test done the same day, so you can be back on the road again as soon as possible.
At Glen Fern Garage we offer three levels of car servicing so you can pick what is suitable for your car and annual mileage.
Basic: Our basic service covers all bases to keep you going on the road and we recommend getting a basic service every 6 months or so just to keep you ticking in between MOT and full servicing. We’ll inspect your brake pads and brake system including your brake fluid, which we will top up if it is needed, your clutch, engine oil and oil filter checking for leaks, your tyre condition and safety aspects including your horn, lights and windscreen.
Full: Our full service is available to our customers travelling more miles per year and is recommended at least once a year or every 12,000 miles. This covers all aspects within the basic service as well as more thorough checks on your brakes and clutch. We’ll also security check your battery, and check all air filters, coolant system and radiator as well as your pollen filter, steering, suspension and shock absorber.
Major: Our major service at Glen Fern Garage, thoroughly checks all the components within the full service but includes alternator belt and fan checks, as well as checks to the exhaust system including the catalyst. If you book in for a major service, we’ll also do your MOT test for free if it’s due so you can kill two birds with one stone, and not have to worry about your vehicle for another year.
If you book in at Glen Fern Garage in Bournemouth for any full or major service, we’ll also include a free valet service cleaning the inside and outside of your vehicle.