AEC Group Ltd

AEC Group Ltd

5 star rating 188 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.

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Services

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

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
  • Hybrid

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.

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Latest customer reviews

11 Nov 2019

5 star rating

So pleased with the service, I have already booked in another car.

11 Nov 2019

5 star rating

Good all round job.

11 Nov 2019

5 star rating

So great to be able to use the sliding door again, thanks so much, great job.

11 Nov 2019

5 star rating

Very helpful garage.

11 Nov 2019

5 star rating

Brilliant service.

11 Nov 2019

5 star rating

A very honest garage.

11 Nov 2019

5 star rating

Good service.

06 Nov 2019

5 star rating

fast efficient service

06 Nov 2019

5 star rating

Good all round service.

06 Nov 2019

5 star rating

A garage that keeps to its word.

06 Nov 2019

5 star rating

I came here on my relatives' recommendation, it was a good call.

06 Nov 2019

4 star rating

Change my summer to winter tyres every year such a nice garage of people to deal with would recommend a visit .

06 Nov 2019

5 star rating

Very efficient garage with nice staff.

06 Nov 2019

5 star rating

Good garage for diagnostics.

06 Nov 2019

5 star rating

Garage kept me well informed of progress.

06 Nov 2019

5 star rating

Good advice given, returning to garage shortly for further work to be carried out.

25 Oct 2019

5 star rating

Good repair to brakes, keep up the good work.

24 Oct 2019

5 star rating

Could not fault service given.

24 Oct 2019

5 star rating

As always, good service.

24 Oct 2019

5 star rating

They fitted my job in at short notice, thank you.

24 Oct 2019

5 star rating

Brilliant service.

24 Oct 2019

5 star rating

Very helpful indeed, taking vehicle back for further works to be carried out.

24 Oct 2019

5 star rating

always look after me well

24 Oct 2019

5 star rating

A garage which gives you repair options.

24 Oct 2019

5 star rating

I was advised every step of the way with the repair.

24 Oct 2019

5 star rating

Excellent garage.

24 Oct 2019

5 star rating

It was well worth my while travelling further to get this service.

22 Oct 2019

5 star rating

Best garage in area been using it for years great service

22 Oct 2019

5 star rating

always look after my car very well

21 Oct 2019

5 star rating

They always look after my mothers car with great service

21 Oct 2019

5 star rating

The guys always help me out , great service

11 Oct 2019

4 star rating

Very efficient service from a lovely team

08 Oct 2019

5 star rating

It was well worth travelling the extra mileage to find this garage. They were so helpful.

08 Oct 2019

5 star rating

Very efficient garage.

08 Oct 2019

5 star rating

Great garage, looked at my car at very short notice.

08 Oct 2019

5 star rating

A garage which gives good advise.

08 Oct 2019

5 star rating

Very helpful people, even sorted out the vehicle recovery whilst I was on holiday.

08 Oct 2019

5 star rating

Very helpful garage.

08 Oct 2019

5 star rating

Graham and the chaps are always very polite and would highly recommend this garage for any vehicle service or repair keep up the good work pleasure to deal with

01 Oct 2019

5 star rating

Squeezed me in for an MOT, Thank you.

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

Very impressed with the all round service.

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

Good all round service.

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

Received brilliant service.

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

Fine garage.

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

I was recommended to this garage by my garage as they were struggling to rectify my car. Very quickly they repaired it, a big thank you.

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

The AA took me to this garage when I broke down, good service received.

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

The boys always try there best to please me great team

20 Jul 2019

4 star rating

I have used this garage for around 10 years and always found them to be competent and reliable when servicing/MOTing my vehicles

20 Jul 2019

4 star rating

Wish we had discovered AEC (Orchard Garage) years ago!

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

Lovely rural garage.

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

Very thorough garage.

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

Good all round garage.

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

Very pleased with service.

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

Good service as before.

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

Friendly garage.

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

I have known Darren for a long time, brilliant auto electrician.

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

Lovely garage, lovely people.

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

Very accommodating garage.

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

Brilliant service.

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

Found this garage to be very helpful and flexible.

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

Just called in off the street and they helped me straight away.

24 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Good all round service.

24 Jun 2019

5 star rating

First visit, extremely happy.

19 Jun 2019

5 star rating

A garage that will go to extreme effort to rectify a problem.

19 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Super service.

19 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Helpful all the way.

19 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Excellent garage for auto electrics.

19 Jun 2019

5 star rating

I was kept well informed every step of the way with the repairs.

19 Jun 2019

5 star rating

I have known Darren for years and would not go anywhere else, brilliant service.

19 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Very knowledgeable staff.

19 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Good garage and nice people.

19 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Fitted me in quickly so I could get away on holiday.

19 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Thank you for sorting the fault so quickly.

19 Jun 2019

5 star rating

First visit, good service received.

19 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Good service as before.

19 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Good service and even had a lift back home.

19 Jun 2019

5 star rating

A trustworthy garage.

14 Jun 2019

5 star rating

At last found a garage where the staff care to all your needs and one that I can trust, would recommend this garage service fantastic !

13 Jun 2019

4 star rating

Service all my vehicle with this garage would highly recommend them in all areas of professional manors of motoring.

11 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Thanks for all your assistance.

11 Jun 2019

5 star rating

A garage that will try and save your money for you if they can.

11 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Brilliant garage especially for auto electrics.

11 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Very helpful, kept me well updated with costs and progress.

11 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Very helpful even dealt with the warranty company for me.

11 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Really great garage, even delivered the car back for me.

11 Jun 2019

5 star rating

A very in depth diagnostic report given.

11 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Very good auto electrics department.

11 Jun 2019

5 star rating

All our family use this garage.

11 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Helpful.

11 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Really good team.

07 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Excellent people to deal with

07 Jun 2019

5 star rating

How great to find a garage that you can trust - a garage where the staff are committed to the needs of the customer and the work is done to a good standard

06 Jun 2019

5 star rating

I take all my auto electrical work to these boys,

05 Jun 2019

5 star rating

A very good garage, I even take my Fiat Ducato there and they attend to the leisure electrics.

05 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Have been using this garage for quite a while now, always good service.

05 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Thank you for sorting out my vehicle so I could get away on holiday.

05 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Thank you for fixing my car at such sort notice.

05 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Brilliant service.

05 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Thank you for repairing my key, very helpful indeed.

05 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Quick service at sensible cost.

05 Jun 2019

5 star rating

This is my second visit to AEC Group, have been very pleased on both occasions.

05 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Excellent garage for air conditioning They do not simply re-gas they get to the root of the problem first.

05 Jun 2019

5 star rating

A brilliant auto electrics garage, they are few and far between.

05 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Amazing garage, they managed to sort out a problem which a well known chain of garages could not.

05 Jun 2019

5 star rating

It was worth travelling the extra distance for their knowledge.

29 May 2019

5 star rating

Lovely to have a vehicle that starts, thanks.

29 May 2019

5 star rating

A very accommodating garage.

29 May 2019

5 star rating

It was well worth travelling the extra distance to receive the service given.

29 May 2019

5 star rating

I would always take any electrical fault to this garage, they are electrical wizards.

29 May 2019

5 star rating

Very helpful, sourced pre-used parts to help keep the costs down, thank you.

29 May 2019

5 star rating

Thanks Darren and the lads for sorting out my Beetle.

29 May 2019

5 star rating

Very helpful indeed.

24 May 2019

5 star rating

A garage which keeps you well informed.

24 May 2019

5 star rating

Very helpful.

22 May 2019

5 star rating

they picked up my car and brought it back to me great service

20 May 2019

5 star rating

A brilliant all round garage.

20 May 2019

5 star rating

A quick and detailed diagnostic.

20 May 2019

5 star rating

I cannot thank this garage enough, its lovely to finally have this vehicle back on the road.

20 May 2019

5 star rating

Excellent all round service.

20 May 2019

5 star rating

Very thorough with their diagnostic test.

20 May 2019

5 star rating

Helpful.

15 May 2019

5 star rating

Great guys to deal with

15 May 2019

5 star rating

Helpful garage

15 May 2019

5 star rating

Great garage to deal with.

13 May 2019

5 star rating

Lovely friendly garage.

10 May 2019

5 star rating

very good service

08 May 2019

5 star rating

Thank for the quick turn around, and returning my car to my work address.

08 May 2019

5 star rating

excellent work, many thanks

08 May 2019

5 star rating

Really pleased with such an economical repair.

08 May 2019

5 star rating

A garage which keeps you well informed of costs.

08 May 2019

5 star rating

Very pleased with service.

07 May 2019

4 star rating

Good garage to deal with

07 May 2019

5 star rating

Friendly garage to deal with

07 May 2019

3 star rating

Good service

07 May 2019

4 star rating

Good garage to deal with

03 May 2019

5 star rating

Been coming to this garage for over 10 years they always very friendly and very helpful to me

03 May 2019

4 star rating

first class

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