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Why Use Manufacturer Approved Parts

Ford Servicing from Gates Ford in Essex, Hertfordshire and Greater London

When something goes wrong with your car, we know that you want reassurance that it will be returned to its previous state, ensuring that it can perform at its best on the road. When you bring your car to Gates Ford, we can ensure this happens by using genuine, manufacturer-approved parts in all the work that we do.

Our Ford technicians will use the latest diagnostic equipment to assess your car, and if they find any issues we will contact you first to talk through the problem and work out the best plan of action to fix it. This means no unexpected bills when you return to pick up the car. If we decide that the only option is to replace the faulty parts with new ones, we will be able to do this quickly and efficiently with our wide stock of genuine Ford parts. If we don’t have the specific part you are looking for, we will quickly be able to source it by calling upon our close links with the manufacturer.

There are several benefits to using manufacturer-approved parts, the main one being the exceptional high quality that Ford provides. The reliability of the parts will never be in question and they will directly match your vehicle, as they have been specifically built for Ford cars. This will help protect you on the road, ensuring your safety at all times. By using manufacturer-approved parts you will also not affect the warranty of your car and you will make sure that the resale value remains as high as possible.

What is a ‘genuine’ part?

A genuine part is any component that has been engineered or supplied by the manufacturer whose model it relates to. They are precisely engineered to the same specification as an original item to make sure they fit first time and correct an issue fully. The quality of these parts is almost always backed by a warranty that protects you from poor materials or workmanship.

High-quality design

The competitive nature of the motoring industry means that manufacturers cannot afford to produce sub-par components that deteriorate quickly. Genuine parts are therefore durable and reliable in both build and material. Strict quality-control measures are also taken in the form of testing, which highlights any manufacturing issues.

Boost reliability and safety

When these high-quality components are fitted they help your vehicle to perform exactly as it should for longer. You can trust that the new item will last for thousands of miles without causing a breakdown and without jeopardising your safety. Using genuine parts for the brakes, wheels, steering, and other crucial areas is especially important for this reason.

Higher residual values

As well as maintaining the reliability, safety and efficient performance of your vehicle, genuine parts can preserve its residual value for longer. That is because these components prolong the model’s useable life.

Find out more about manufacturer-approved parts from Gates Ford by getting in touch with us today. We have dedicated service staff at our centres across Essex and Hertfordshire and you can visit us at any time if you have any questions. Alternatively you can give us a call or fill in the online enquiry form and we will get back to you as soon as possible.