Hawkinge Vehicle Services

Hawkinge Vehicle Services

5 star rating 227 reviews

Aerodrome Industrial Estate, Aerodrome Road, Hawkinge, Folkestone, CT18 7AG


01303 893546
01303 893546

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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 08:30 - 17:30
Tues 08:30 - 17:30
Wed 08:30 - 17:30
Thur 08:30 - 17:30
Fri 08:30 - 17:30
Sat Closed
Sun Closed

About Us...

Hawkinge Vehicle Services is a family owned business led by John Hogben, a real hands-on individual who initially trained with a local Jaguar dealership many years ago before opening his own independent garage in 1973.

At Hawkinge Vehicle Services, you can be sure your vehicle is in expert hands. We have extensive experience in the motor industry. John and his vastly experienced team, most of whom have worked with various mainstream dealerships including Mercedes are well placed to work on your vehicle, guaranteeing you problem-free service and peace of mind. We believe in customer satisfaction and good, old-fashioned quality service. Being a small independent business, we like to think you're treated better and charged more fairly. We're proud of our independence.

With our well equipped workshop our mechanics can undertake any repair required, from replacing a bulb to engine rebuilds. We aim to complete such work with the minimum of delay and loss of on-road time. Please just ask us about any repair you might need!

Opening Times

Mon 08:30 - 17:30
Tues 08:30 - 17:30
Wed 08:30 - 17:30
Thur 08:30 - 17:30
Fri 08:30 - 17:30
Sat Closed
Sun Closed

Services

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

About Us...

Hawkinge Vehicle Services is a family owned business led by John Hogben, a real hands-on individual who initially trained with a local Jaguar dealership many years ago before opening his own independent garage in 1973.

At Hawkinge Vehicle Services, you can be sure your vehicle is in expert hands. We have extensive experience in the motor industry. John and his vastly experienced team, most of whom have worked with various mainstream dealerships including Mercedes are well placed to work on your vehicle, guaranteeing you problem-free service and peace of mind. We believe in customer satisfaction and good, old-fashioned quality service. Being a small independent business, we like to think you're treated better a...

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At Hawkinge Vehicle Services, you can be sure your vehicle is in expert hands. We have extensive experience in the motor industry. John and his vastly experienced team, most of whom have worked with various mainstream dealerships including Mercedes are well placed to work on your vehicle, guaranteeing you problem-free service and peace of mind. We believe in customer satisfaction and good, old-fashioned quality service. Being a small independent business, we like to think you're treated better and charged more fairly. We're proud of our independence.

With our well equipped workshop our mechanics can undertake any repair required, from replacing a bulb to engine rebuilds. We aim to complete such work with the minimum of delay and loss of on-road time. Please just ask us about any repair you might need!

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Latest customer reviews

14 May 2019

5 star rating

Highly recommended

30 Nov 2018

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great service

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Great service always

29 Nov 2018

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long standing customer

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Excellent, cheerful service.

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GREAT SERVICE

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HIGHLY RECOMMEND THIS LOCAL GARAGE

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27 Nov 2018

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five star always!

27 Nov 2018

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ALWAYS RECOMMEND

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I HAVE BEEN A CUSTOMER FOR OVER 30 YEARS.

27 Nov 2018

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22 Nov 2018

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Always recommend my local garage

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FIVE STAR RECOMENDATION

22 Nov 2018

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YES I RECOMMEND

22 Nov 2018

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great, local garage.

22 Nov 2018

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FIVE STAR RATING

22 Nov 2018

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HIGHLY RECOMMENDED

22 Nov 2018

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GREAT LOCAL GARAGE

22 Nov 2018

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Excellent garage.

21 Nov 2018

5 star rating

My always "go to" garage - honest, reliable and trustworthy

21 Nov 2018

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Brilliant garage! *****

21 Nov 2018

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FIVE STARS

21 Nov 2018

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FIVE STAR SERVICE

21 Nov 2018

5 star rating

always recommend my local garage.

20 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Every member of staff I dealt with were happy, polite and very helpful. the work was done to a very high standard. And I was very happy with the price I paid.

20 Nov 2018

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Five star.

20 Nov 2018

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Would never go anywhere else!

20 Nov 2018

4 star rating

VERY GOOD GARAGE

19 Nov 2018

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highly recommended

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19 Nov 2018

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19 Nov 2018

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Excellent service always.

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RECOMMENDED

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FIVE STAR GARAGE

19 Nov 2018

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thank you.

14 Nov 2018

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12 Nov 2018

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excellent service

12 Nov 2018

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highly recommended

12 Nov 2018

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great local garage

12 Nov 2018

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12 Nov 2018

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12 Nov 2018

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12 Nov 2018

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Recommended

12 Nov 2018

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FIVE STARS!

08 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Good friendly service.

05 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Excellent as always, friendly and trustworthy.

05 Nov 2018

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recommended

05 Nov 2018

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Always good work, reliable, courteous and prompt.

05 Nov 2018

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Highly recommended *****

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31 Oct 2018

5 star rating

A first class business with matching results !

31 Oct 2018

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31 Oct 2018

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Great local garage

31 Oct 2018

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recommended

31 Oct 2018

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30 Oct 2018

5 star rating

A very good garage - staff very helpful

30 Oct 2018

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30 Oct 2018

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great garage - recommend

30 Oct 2018

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Highly recommended

30 Oct 2018

5 star rating

Very satisfied customer of many years.

30 Oct 2018

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great garage

30 Oct 2018

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HIGHLY RECOMMENDED

30 Oct 2018

5 star rating

five stars

30 Oct 2018

5 star rating

We have been using our local garage for over twenty years.

30 Oct 2018

5 star rating

highly recommended

30 Oct 2018

5 star rating

FIVE STAR - WOULDN'T GO ANYWHERE ELSE.

30 Oct 2018

5 star rating

excellent service

30 Oct 2018

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TRUSTWORTHY LOCAL GARAGE

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30 Oct 2018

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great garage - been using for over twenty years.

30 Oct 2018

5 star rating

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30 Oct 2018

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30 Oct 2018

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highly recommended

30 Oct 2018

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29 Oct 2018

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29 Oct 2018

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29 Oct 2018

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29 Oct 2018

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trustworthy service always.

29 Oct 2018

5 star rating

Highly recommended *****

29 Oct 2018

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GREAT GARAGE!

29 Oct 2018

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FIVE STAR!

29 Oct 2018

5 star rating

Highly recommended

29 Oct 2018

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24 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Great work. Professional service. Good customer service

24 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Always pleased with the work they do and their very helpful and friendly approach.

19 Oct 2018

5 star rating

Trustworthy excellent customer services and superb workmanship. I will always come back due to the above factors. Many thanks.

19 Oct 2018

5 star rating

H.V.S are an excellent family business, approachable, friendly, fair, good value for money. the work is carried out by Kevin, Clive and Louie is always of the highest standards. Highly recommended!!

18 Oct 2018

4 star rating

excellent!

18 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Always helpful & friendly service.

18 Oct 2018

4 star rating

five star

18 Oct 2018

4 star rating

EXCELLENT GARAGE

18 Oct 2018

4 star rating

RECOMMENDED

17 Oct 2018

4 star rating

excellent service as always

17 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Recommended

17 Oct 2018

4 star rating

*****

16 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Highly recommended

16 Oct 2018

4 star rating

excellent service

16 Oct 2018

4 star rating

yes, i would recommend.

15 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Great Service

15 Oct 2018

4 star rating

*****

15 Oct 2018

4 star rating

FIVE STARS

13 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Excellent service from this garage, cannot speak highly enough of their customer care

11 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Recommended

11 Oct 2018

4 star rating

trustworthy, local, family business

11 Oct 2018

4 star rating

GREAT SERVICE

11 Oct 2018

4 star rating

FIVE STAR!

11 Oct 2018

4 star rating

BRILLIANT SERVICE AS ALWAYS

11 Oct 2018

4 star rating

thankyou as always for your help.

11 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Recommended - always.

11 Oct 2018

4 star rating

five stars always

11 Oct 2018

4 star rating

brilliant!

11 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Great service thanks.

09 Oct 2018

4 star rating

A great friendly, family operated garage with many years experience which I entrust my car to

09 Oct 2018

4 star rating

GREAT SERVICE !

08 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Great friendly service and a great job.

04 Oct 2018

4 star rating

EXCELLENT SERVICE ALWAYS

04 Oct 2018

4 star rating

VERY GOOD SERVICE

04 Oct 2018

4 star rating

04 Oct 2018

4 star rating

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04 Oct 2018

4 star rating

FIVE STAR!

04 Oct 2018

4 star rating

efficient service

03 Oct 2018

4 star rating

HVS is an excellent family business: approachable, friendly, honest, fair, transparent, and good value for money. Work undertaken by HVS is always of the highest standard. Highly recommended!

03 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Highly recomended

03 Oct 2018

4 star rating

*****

02 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Always so helpful & friendly.

01 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Highly recommeded

01 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Very helpful, friendly local garage.

01 Oct 2018

4 star rating

highly recomended

01 Oct 2018

4 star rating

EXCELLENT SERVICE THANK YOU

27 Sep 2018

5 star rating

I cant praise these guys enough. They go above and beyond for their customers, provide an excellent service and are welcoming, friendly people to boot. They never overcharge me and always keep me informed me of the work they are doing - excellent garage

10 Aug 2018

5 star rating

I have always found the staff very helpful and efficient and found their rates very reasonable nd fair.

08 Aug 2018

5 star rating

Impeccable service and attention to detail, competitive rates . Homely atmosphere and a firm that you can really trust with your vehicle!

26 Jul 2018

5 star rating

helpful and friendly. Top job!

26 Jul 2018

5 star rating

Very happy, can't fault the service we have received. will be back

25 Jul 2018

5 star rating

Excellent services from the garage as always. Nothing too much trouble. All work completed on time.

11 Jul 2018

5 star rating

Prompt response to problems. Personal service with excellent workmanship. A happy team!

11 Jul 2018

5 star rating

Prompt response to problems. Personal service with excellent workmanship. A happy team!

08 Jul 2018

5 star rating

Very happy with the work carried out.

08 Jul 2018

5 star rating

Very good and professional service 0

07 Jul 2018

5 star rating

Friendly honest family run business, always service with a smile.

07 Jul 2018

5 star rating

Excellent garage

06 Jul 2018

5 star rating

I have always been pleased with the service and work at Hawkinge Vehicle Services

06 Jul 2018

5 star rating

Friendly professional service

05 Jul 2018

5 star rating

Excellent service at a sensible price. Provides help and support

05 Jul 2018

5 star rating

Always a smile. Work excellent

04 Jul 2018

5 star rating

Fast friendly, reliable service.

04 Jul 2018

5 star rating

Excellent & courteous service

03 Jul 2018

5 star rating

Amazing family ran garage so trustworthy and reliable, wouldn’t take my car anywhere else. They will always go the extra mile to help and everyone is so lovely. Prices are so reasonable too!!! The best garage around for sure!!

03 Jul 2018

5 star rating

Fantastic service

03 Jul 2018

5 star rating

Car recovered to the garage on 21st June. I was quoted repair price next day and accepted. Advised vehicle would be ready Tuesday 28th and asked for earlier if possible. Received a call on Monday 25th to say car was ready as they had moved their schedule around. Very satisfied and old part even shown to prove diagnostic correct.

03 Jul 2018

5 star rating

Very good and advised small recommendations on my vehicle which I will be looking to get done in the very near future.

02 Jul 2018

5 star rating

Nothing is ever too much trouble - Highly recommend.

01 Jul 2018

5 star rating

Travel miles to use this garage over many other closer ones

30 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Been a customer for years. Excellent customer care.

30 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Excellent service

29 Jun 2018

5 star rating

HVS are an excellent friendly and trustworthy garage.

29 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Fantastic experience time and time again. Fast service and friendly team, always use Hawkinge Vehicle Services for any work on any of my cars and feel confident in doing so.

28 Jun 2018

5 star rating

We travel miles for the great service we receive from HVS - will always recommend

26 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Always excellent.

25 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Very good service, very friendly staff, have booked in for more work there.

25 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Lovely staff ,very professional customer service and only a 5 minute walk from my property.Perfect.

24 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Very helpful and quality garage

23 Jun 2018

5 star rating

With the garage within a few minutes walk it's handy, but the service has always been very good.

21 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Hawkinge Vehicle Services always do an excellent job and are kind, courteous and caring to boot. I can not recommend them highly enough.

20 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Used before.

19 Jun 2018

5 star rating

EXCELLENT SERVICE AND TOTALY CONFIDENCE IN THERE WORKMANSHIP

17 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Brilliant local service, have used these guys for years!! Excellent prices too!! Highly recommended!!

16 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Good, friendly professional service.

15 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Always do a thorough job excellent full service as well as MOT was carried out

12 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Very friendly staff and a great service.

11 Jun 2018

4 star rating

Good service at fair price

08 Jun 2018

5 star rating

VERY HELPFUL AND A FRIENDLY SERVICE

08 Jun 2018

5 star rating

ongoing good service as per usual

08 Jun 2018

5 star rating

We have been using this garage for the past 15 years, and have always got very good service, always with good results, we can recommend it.

06 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Efficiency evident from reception through to the end result.

05 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Good Garage with very helpful and polite staff. Work is always completed in a good and positive way at a fair price.

05 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Excellent service as always!

05 Jun 2018

5 star rating

I have recommended this garage to many of my friends & family. Excellent service each and every time I visit.

05 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Excellent customer service each and every time I visit.

05 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Excellent service each and every time I visit.

05 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Excellent service, as always

01 Jun 2018

5 star rating

Had service and MOT. Excellent service, friendly staff, good value and a courtesy carvthrown in

31 May 2018

5 star rating

Always honest and good service.

31 May 2018

4 star rating

Reliable service

26 May 2018

5 star rating

They provide an excellent level of customer service. I have recommended other people as well.

24 May 2018

5 star rating

Friendly

24 May 2018

5 star rating

HVS are a mainly family garage, who care about their customers and their cars. Their work is very professional, and fairly priced. They are honest reliable and dependable. I highly recommend them.

24 May 2018

5 star rating

HVS are honest, professional, and knowledgeable; they always do high quality workmanship, and are fairly priced. Highly recommended.

23 May 2018

5 star rating

Excellent family run business who I have traded with for many tyears

23 May 2018

5 star rating

Professional and honest people very satisfied.