AEC Group Ltd

AEC Group Ltd

5 star rating 336 reviews

Orchard Garage, Canterbury Road, Etchinghill, Folkestone, CT18 8BS


01303 863656
01303 863656

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Your full service includes the following checks:

  • Change Oil and Oil Filter.
  • Check Coolant Level
  • Check Washer Bottle Water
  • Check Brake Fluid
  • Check Clutch Fluid - if applicable
  • Check Auto Transmission Fluid
  • Check Fan/Alternator Belt tension
  • Check wipers
  • Check operation of Lights
  • Check adjust Brakes
  • Change Spark Plugs (Petrol)
  • Change the Air Filter
  • Change the Fuel Filter

Your full service includes the following checks:

  • Change Oil and Oil Filter.
  • Check Coolant Level
  • Check Washer Bottle Water
  • Check Brake Fluid
  • Check Clutch Fluid - if applicable
  • Check Auto Transmission Fluid
  • Check Fan/Alternator Belt tension
  • Check wipers
  • Check operation of Lights
  • Check adjust Brakes
  • Change Spark Plugs (Petrol)
  • Change the Air Filter
  • Change the Fuel Filter

Your interim service includes the following checks:

  • Change Oil and Oil Filter.
  • Check Coolant Level
  • Check Washer Bottle Water
  • Check Brake Fluid
  • Check Clutch Fluid - if applicable
  • Check Auto Transmission Fluid
  • Check Fan/Alternator Belt tension
  • Check wipers
  • Check operation of Lights

Your interim service includes the following checks:

  • Change Oil and Oil Filter.
  • Check Coolant Level
  • Check Washer Bottle Water
  • Check Brake Fluid
  • Check Clutch Fluid - if applicable
  • Check Auto Transmission Fluid
  • Check Fan/Alternator Belt tension
  • Check wipers
  • Check operation of Lights

Your MOT includes the following checks:

  • Lighting and Signalling Equipment
  • Steering (including suspension)
  • Brakes
  • Tyres and Road Wheels
  • Seat Belts
  • Body, Structure and General Items
  • Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
  • Drivers View of the Road

Online bookings must be made with a minimum of 3 days’ notice, however if you require work more urgently please contact the garage as they may have availability.

Time *

Services

  • Car Repairs
  • Car Service
  • MOT
  • Air Conditioning
  • Tyres
  • Exhausts
  • Brakes
  • Batteries
  • Electronics
  • Diagnostics
  • Clutches

Opening Times

Mon 08:00 - 18:00
Tues 08:00 - 18:00
Wed 08:00 - 18:00
Thur 08:00 - 18:00
Fri 08:00 - 18:00
Sat 09:00 - 12:30
Sun Closed

About Us...

Quality service at affordable prices

We are an independent garage, established over 17 years. We look after the motoring needs of the people of Folkeston, Etchinghill and all surrounding areas. We are able to service, repair and MOT all makes and models of cars and light commercial vehicles. We specialize in air conditioning systems, diagnostics, servicing and tiers. Please call us today to see what we can do for you.

Opening Times

Mon 08:00 - 18:00
Tues 08:00 - 18:00
Wed 08:00 - 18:00
Thur 08:00 - 18:00
Fri 08:00 - 18:00
Sat 09:00 - 12:30
Sun Closed

Services

  • Car Repairs
  • Car Service
  • MOT
  • Air Conditioning
  • Tyres
  • Exhausts
  • Brakes
  • Batteries
  • Electronics
  • Diagnostics
  • Clutches

About Us...

Quality service at affordable prices

We are an independent garage, established over 17 years. We look after the motoring needs of the people of Folkeston, Etchinghill and all surrounding areas. We are able to service, repair and MOT all makes and models of cars and light commercial vehicles. We specialize in air conditioning systems, diagnostics, servicing and tiers. Please call us today to see what we can do for you.

Review this garage

Latest customer reviews

01 Dec 2018

5 star rating

01 Dec 2018

5 star rating

01 Dec 2018

4 star rating

Fantastic job as allways

01 Dec 2018

5 star rating

Took my car here, Then my partners, as we always get brilliant service.

01 Dec 2018

5 star rating

Electrical Repairs, Then MOT, All Sorted all Good.

01 Dec 2018

5 star rating

MOT Test, After a few minor repairs. Loan car was a nice touch.

01 Dec 2018

5 star rating

Tyres this time around, But all done in good time.

01 Dec 2018

5 star rating

Brilliant Job.

01 Dec 2018

5 star rating

29 Nov 2018

5 star rating

29 Nov 2018

5 star rating

29 Nov 2018

5 star rating

29 Nov 2018

5 star rating

29 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Nice friendly staff.

29 Nov 2018

5 star rating

29 Nov 2018

5 star rating

29 Nov 2018

5 star rating

29 Nov 2018

5 star rating

29 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Great Job...keep up the good work.

29 Nov 2018

5 star rating

29 Nov 2018

5 star rating

29 Nov 2018

5 star rating

29 Nov 2018

5 star rating

29 Nov 2018

5 star rating

28 Nov 2018

5 star rating

28 Nov 2018

5 star rating

28 Nov 2018

5 star rating

28 Nov 2018

5 star rating

27 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Very good garage specialising in auto electrics.

27 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Good service, was kept well informed on progress.

27 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Thanks for all your assistance.

27 Nov 2018

5 star rating

I was so impressed with my first visit that I have booked in another car.

27 Nov 2018

5 star rating

I was very impressed on my first visit.

27 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Regardless of me not being booked in they managed to look at my vehicle very promptly.

27 Nov 2018

5 star rating

27 Nov 2018

4 star rating

26 Nov 2018

5 star rating

26 Nov 2018

5 star rating

26 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Good service.

26 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Very helpful indeed.

26 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Great service as before.

26 Nov 2018

5 star rating

The repair was far cheaper than I was expecting, thank you very much.

23 Nov 2018

5 star rating

23 Nov 2018

5 star rating

23 Nov 2018

5 star rating

22 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Good service

22 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Good service and reasonable rates.

21 Nov 2018

4 star rating

21 Nov 2018

5 star rating

21 Nov 2018

5 star rating

21 Nov 2018

4 star rating

20 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Helpful garage.

20 Nov 2018

5 star rating

20 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Good all around service

19 Nov 2018

5 star rating

A garage which keeps you up to date with progress of repairs.

19 Nov 2018

5 star rating

This garage managed to sort the battery drain out on my vehicle which two other garages failed to do. Thanks so much.

19 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Very helpful garage.

19 Nov 2018

5 star rating

I have known Darren and the lads for years, very experienced especially in auto electronics.

19 Nov 2018

5 star rating

17 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Just a check on all my tyres. Great job Many Thanks.

17 Nov 2018

4 star rating

MOT......But Failed

17 Nov 2018

5 star rating

MOT & ALL IS WELL. Thank you.

16 Nov 2018

5 star rating

15 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Great Job...as always.

15 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Considering my car was not even booked in, they looked at and diagnosed my car very promptly.

15 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Extremely helpful.

15 Nov 2018

5 star rating

15 Nov 2018

5 star rating

15 Nov 2018

4 star rating

15 Nov 2018

4 star rating

15 Nov 2018

5 star rating

15 Nov 2018

4 star rating

15 Nov 2018

4 star rating

15 Nov 2018

5 star rating

15 Nov 2018

5 star rating

good all around servisce

15 Nov 2018

5 star rating

15 Nov 2018

5 star rating

15 Nov 2018

5 star rating

15 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Glad to have my car back great service.

13 Nov 2018

5 star rating

13 Nov 2018

5 star rating

12 Nov 2018

5 star rating

It was worth traveling the extra distance to this garage for the service received.

12 Nov 2018

5 star rating

As a relatively new customer I feel I have found myself a very good new garage.

12 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Thanks so much for diagnosing the fault with my car.

12 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Its lovely to have a car that starts all the time! A big thank you.

12 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Pleased as always.

12 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Consistently good service.

12 Nov 2018

4 star rating

12 Nov 2018

5 star rating

12 Nov 2018

5 star rating

12 Nov 2018

4 star rating

12 Nov 2018

5 star rating

09 Nov 2018

5 star rating

09 Nov 2018

5 star rating

09 Nov 2018

5 star rating

very quick and efficient service nice people to deal with would recommend

09 Nov 2018

5 star rating

08 Nov 2018

5 star rating

08 Nov 2018

4 star rating

08 Nov 2018

4 star rating

08 Nov 2018

5 star rating

08 Nov 2018

5 star rating

07 Nov 2018

5 star rating

07 Nov 2018

5 star rating

06 Nov 2018

4 star rating

06 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Good service.

06 Nov 2018

5 star rating

At least I now know what is wrong with my car, thanks so much.

06 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Thank you once again for all your help.

06 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Brilliant service

06 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Great People to deal with

06 Nov 2018

5 star rating

good service would recommend

06 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Extremely pleased with service.

06 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Very pleased with this garage, I would use their services again.

06 Nov 2018

5 star rating

I would have no hesitation recommending this garage to anyone.

06 Nov 2018

5 star rating

This garage kept me well informed of progress.

06 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Brilliant country garage.

05 Nov 2018

5 star rating

05 Nov 2018

5 star rating

05 Nov 2018

5 star rating

05 Nov 2018

4 star rating

05 Nov 2018

5 star rating

The garage kept me well updated, step by step regarding repairs required.

05 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Once again thank you AEC Group for yet another good job done.

05 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Thank you for all the effort put into repairing my car.

05 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Very friendly and helpful garage.

05 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Good service received.

02 Nov 2018

4 star rating

02 Nov 2018

5 star rating

ace service

02 Nov 2018

5 star rating

02 Nov 2018

4 star rating

02 Nov 2018

5 star rating

good garage to deal with

01 Nov 2018

5 star rating

31 Oct 2018

5 star rating

31 Oct 2018

5 star rating

31 Oct 2018

5 star rating

30 Oct 2018

5 star rating

great guys to deal with

30 Oct 2018

5 star rating

Good service I use this garage every year without fail

30 Oct 2018

5 star rating

29 Oct 2018

5 star rating

obliging, cheerful, good experienced workmanship, reliable

29 Oct 2018

4 star rating

29 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Good service done in record timing

29 Oct 2018

5 star rating

Very helpful.

29 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Very good service very pleased

29 Oct 2018

4 star rating

29 Oct 2018

4 star rating

29 Oct 2018

4 star rating

29 Oct 2018

4 star rating

26 Oct 2018

4 star rating

26 Oct 2018

4 star rating

always use this garage top marks

26 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Good all round service very pleased

25 Oct 2018

4 star rating

25 Oct 2018

4 star rating

great service

24 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Warm welcome good service

24 Oct 2018

4 star rating

24 Oct 2018

4 star rating

All round good service

23 Oct 2018

4 star rating

fast service very good would recommend

23 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Thank you for mending my car at such short notice.

23 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Good experience on my first visit.

23 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Good service.

23 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Helpful garage, lovely staff.

22 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Service was fast and efficient

22 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Helpful and kept me well informed.

19 Oct 2018

4 star rating

19 Oct 2018

4 star rating

19 Oct 2018

4 star rating

19 Oct 2018

4 star rating

19 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Good SERvice

19 Oct 2018

4 star rating

19 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Got the 5 star treatment

17 Oct 2018

4 star rating

17 Oct 2018

4 star rating

16 Oct 2018

4 star rating

A garage that goes that extra mile to be helpful.

16 Oct 2018

4 star rating

I will be using this garage again.

16 Oct 2018

4 star rating

A brilliant independent garage.

16 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Very helpful.

16 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Thank you for fitting me in at such short notice.

16 Oct 2018

4 star rating

It is really worth travelling the extra distance for this garage.

16 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Very helpful staff.

16 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Thank you for getting me back on the road.

16 Oct 2018

4 star rating

The garage kept me well informed.

16 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Helpful garage.

16 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Good diagnostic garage.

16 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Good service as always.

16 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Good service as always.

16 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Good Job, Good Service,

16 Oct 2018

4 star rating

16 Oct 2018

4 star rating

16 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Great Local Garage.

15 Oct 2018

4 star rating

The guys always do a great job very happy.

15 Oct 2018

4 star rating

service I found was really good

15 Oct 2018

4 star rating

A very good diagnostics garage.

15 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Very pleased, helpful as usual.

12 Oct 2018

4 star rating

12 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Great local garage.

12 Oct 2018

4 star rating

12 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Gearbox repair. Good job, Many thanks

11 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Thank you AEC Group, good work.

11 Oct 2018

4 star rating

they picked vehicle up and brought it back to me fair play excellent garage to deal with service fab!!!!

11 Oct 2018

4 star rating

good garage to use

11 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Very Happy With The guys that did my vehicle

11 Oct 2018

4 star rating

11 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Top service

11 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Great people to deal with would recommend a visit

11 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Go regular to this friendly garage very good service

11 Oct 2018

4 star rating

top service

11 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Always good service

09 Oct 2018

4 star rating

09 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Just Two Tyres.

09 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Great Service.

09 Oct 2018

4 star rating

09 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Helpful garage from beginning until job completed.

09 Oct 2018

4 star rating

This is the second time I have used this garage and I have been very pleased on both visits.

09 Oct 2018

4 star rating

This garage kept me well informed of costs.

09 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Very helpful garage, they went to a great effort so I would have my vehicle back to pick up my daughter from school.

09 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Very impressed with the technicians knowledge. Would use garage again.

09 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Very impressed.

08 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Good garage to go to

08 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Efficient service. Thank you.

08 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Pleased with garage, have booked for further work to be carried out.

08 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Thank you for carrying out a cheaper repair for me, keep up the good work!

08 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Good service.

08 Oct 2018

4 star rating

So pleased they managed to mend my car, at least I now have an MOT

08 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Good quality work at reasonable prices.

08 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Great garage, have known Darren for many years.

08 Oct 2018

4 star rating

WHILE YOU WAIT SERVICE, FANTASTIC

08 Oct 2018

4 star rating

08 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Fast And Efficient

05 Oct 2018

4 star rating

good people to deal with

05 Oct 2018

4 star rating

05 Oct 2018

4 star rating

WAS VERY WELL LOOKED AFTER

05 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Small Job/Repair, But well done.

05 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Great service would recommend

04 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Superb job

04 Oct 2018

4 star rating

great service

03 Oct 2018

4 star rating

great people to deal with

03 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Great Diagnostics & first time fix. good Job done by all.

03 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Fantastic job, kept informed all the way.

03 Oct 2018

4 star rating

repair was done quickly and efficiently would recommend

03 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Just a Tyre..Thank you

03 Oct 2018

4 star rating

03 Oct 2018

4 star rating

03 Oct 2018

4 star rating

happy that I went there

03 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Great Service.

03 Oct 2018

4 star rating

very good service

03 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Job well done once they got to the bottom of the noise. thank you for a speedy turn around.

02 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Thank You, Great Job

01 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Good job, Quickly done.

01 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Brilliant work...keep it up.

01 Oct 2018

4 star rating

JUST TWO TYRES THIS TIME, BUT NICE SERVICE & QUICK

06 Jul 2018

5 star rating

Job Well Done, Kept informed all the way.

05 Jul 2018

5 star rating

good service

05 Jul 2018

5 star rating

great service will go back next time good job completed.

03 Jul 2018

5 star rating

Very pleased.

03 Jul 2018

5 star rating

As always Darren and his team did a great job.

02 Jul 2018

5 star rating

Helpful.

30 Jun 2018

5 star rating

ooopS...mot failure..See you later

30 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Kept informed all the way, But we have an MOT & new brakes all around, and the car is good to go. Thank You.

28 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Would always recommend these guys.

28 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Helpful garage.

27 Jun 2018

4 star rating

good service always return

27 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Many thanks, would recommend.

27 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Great Job done on my vehicle, good advise given. The collection and delivery to the train station was the icing on the cake. Keep up the good work & see you again soon.

26 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Good service.

26 Jun 2018

5 star rating

I am really enjoying having cruise control fitted to my car, thanks to Darren and the garage.

26 Jun 2018

5 star rating

A good auto diagnostics garage.

26 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Excellent service.

25 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Very happy with the great service they all provided

25 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Thank You.

25 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Pleased with service.

25 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Good garage.

25 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Good service a garage I can trust

22 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Good people to deal with.

22 Jun 2018

5 star rating

MOT--needed brake pipes to pass, all done quickly. Thank you

22 Jun 2018

5 star rating

MOT

22 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Mot & a Service. Good job.

22 Jun 2018

5 star rating

MOT WITH A PASS, FANTASTIC

22 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Thank you. Service with a smile.

22 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Keep up the good work.

19 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Great service from a garage I can trust

19 Jun 2018

5 star rating

You have just got to love this garage, Did a great job on my pride and joy. Keep it up ?

19 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Excellent garage for auto electrics.

19 Jun 2018

5 star rating

A garage which keeps you well informed.

19 Jun 2018

5 star rating

A very honest garage.

19 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Well pleased with service.

18 Jun 2018

5 star rating

So pleased I have booked my car in for another job.

18 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Great garage.

18 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Thanks to AEC Group I now know what the problem is with my car, it was worth travelling the distance.

18 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Great Job.

16 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Just a MOT and service. Thank you

15 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Thank You.

15 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Needed this car back ASAP, these boys delivered the service. Many thanks.

13 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Always this garage do a fantastic job. Once again thank you,and keep up the good work.

13 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Big Job (New Clutch)done in good time and on time. Keep up the good work.

13 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Job well done as always.

12 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Job Well Done. Thank You.

11 Jun 2018

5 star rating

COLLECTION & DELIVERY, GREAT SERVICE. THANK YOU.

11 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Helpful.

11 Jun 2018

4 star rating

Very quick in repairing my car ,will recommend

08 Jun 2018

5 star rating

service good

08 Jun 2018

5 star rating

very happy with service

07 Jun 2018

5 star rating

to win the car would be great like the service I got

07 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Good garage

07 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Very efficient service.

07 Jun 2018

5 star rating

The garage kept me well informed of costs.

07 Jun 2018

4 star rating

good service

07 Jun 2018

5 star rating

very good service

06 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Many Thanks

06 Jun 2018

5 star rating

mot THANK YOU.

06 Jun 2018

5 star rating

MOT Pass...got to be good news.

05 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Good garage.

05 Jun 2018

5 star rating

I had a long journey to come to this garage but it was really worth it. They managed to sort the air conditioning out which others had been unable to do.

05 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Great garage.

05 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Helpful garage, nice staff.

05 Jun 2018

5 star rating

my vehicle was repaired fast and efficiently very happy.

05 Jun 2018

5 star rating

great service from a garage I can trust

05 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Many Thanks.

04 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Collection & Delivery Service, What more could one ask. Job well done.

04 Jun 2018

5 star rating

A very honest garage.

04 Jun 2018

5 star rating

A good garage with some very knowledgeable technicians.

04 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Good electrical garage, few and far between.

04 Jun 2018

5 star rating

A garage that keeps you well informed of costs.

04 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Quick and efficient service.

04 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Very good service.

04 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Really over the moon with the service.

04 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Thank you for sorting the alarm out on my car, lovely to have some peace and quiet.

04 Jun 2018

5 star rating

I find this garage so much more helpful than the main dealer.

01 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Nice simple garage to deal with I like

01 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Great service as always

29 May 2018

5 star rating

Very happy with the service I recieved

29 May 2018

5 star rating

Thanks for sorting out my van, so pleased to be back on the road.

29 May 2018

5 star rating

Helpful garage.

25 May 2018

5 star rating

pleased with the service I obtained

24 May 2018

5 star rating

Thank you for sorting out my key.

24 May 2018

5 star rating

Had two tyres fitted, so not the biggest job of the day. But

24 May 2018

5 star rating

Just Tyres This time. Many Thanks.

23 May 2018

5 star rating

It,s an old car, but they done a great job.

22 May 2018

5 star rating

Thank You. Good job

22 May 2018

5 star rating

Grand Job...Many Thanks