Ford Service and MOT at Fordthorne

Looking for a Ford Service or Ford MOT? As Cardiff’s only FordStore we’re able to serve you from a truly comprehensive, dependable Ford service centre in Cardiff. As with all our services, your needs and requirements are our number one priority, so you can be rest assured when you come to us for servicing, MOT and maintenance, you’re in safe hands.

We all want to keep our cars in perfect condition, and regular servicing is one of the most important aspects of general vehicle ownership, ensuring your car stays on the road, driving beautifully and safely for many miles to come.

Fordthorne Fiesta Platinum Club

Ensure your Fiesta stays on the road with the Fordthorne Fiesta Platinum Club; a community for those of us who aren’t ready to part ways with our beloved Ford Fiestas. We’ve established this club to unite enthusiasts and foster a shared passion for the Ford Fiesta.

As a member, you’ll enjoy exclusive access to our fantastic offers specially tailored for this group, ensuring the longevity of your cherished Fiesta! Join us in celebrating the enduring love for the Fiesta.

Fordthorne Payment Assist

Fordthorne Payment Assist

We know maintenance work can sometimes be difficult to budget for and seem daunting, but with Fordthorne’s Payment Assist, there is no longer a financial burden if your car needs extra work done to be roadworthy.

The cost of the work can be split across four payments, meaning your car is safe and so is your wallet.

It’s as simple as paying a deposit of 25% of the total bill, followed by equal monthly payments, and is available for any bills totaling over £200.

Fordthorne Essential Service

Receive professional care at an affordable price, including:
  • Oil and filter change
  • Coolant check and top up
  • Reset service light
  • Wash and Vac
  • Check and advise on transmission oil level
  • Pollen or Air filter change
  • Ford Video Health Check
  • Brake fluid check and top up
  • Check and adjust tyre pressures
  • Brake check
  • Windscreen washer check and top up
  • 12 months Ford Roadside Assistance

From £209 RPP

Fordthorne Service Plan

Spread the cost of your routine servicing, save money and receive great added value. Our fixed-price service plan offers fantastic benefits and takes the pain out of essential routine service costs.


Fixed monthly price
All future costs are calculated at today’s prices, meaning your future car servicing will be free of inflation for the period of the plan.

Small monthly payments
Making these small regular monthly payments makes budgeting for your service easier.

Any car goes
If you change your car, any money in this service plan fund, minus the cost of any work carried out will be transferred to your new vehicle.

Easy cancellation
The service plan can be cancelled at any time and a refund given, minus the cost of any work carried out.

Fordthorne Service Plan

What’s Included?

  • Inflation proof service pricing
  • 10% off wear and tear items
  • FREE fitting on bulbs (excludes fog lights)
  • FREE use of a courtesy car (subject to availability)
  • Collection and delivery available (mileage restrictions apply)
  • Waiting Appointments available (subject to availability)

Ford Service & Roadside Assistance

Breakdown support at anytime. All Ford Services now come with free UK and European Roadside Assistance. If your Ford vehicle is serviced with us you will receive the Ford Service & Roadside Assistance from the day of your service for 12 months.

What to expect from Ford’s Service & Roadside Assistance

  • Friendly, skilled roadside help in the UK and Europe
  • Assistance if you break down at home
  • Alternative transport, replacement vehicle or overnight accommodation if your car can’t be repaired on the spot
  • Recovery including caravans and trailers
  • Ford Roadside Assistance is available 24 hours a day, all year round with just one phone call.

How is Ford Service and Roadside Assistance carried out?

If your vehicle breaks down, simply call Ford Assist on 0203 564 4444 and we’ll get someone out to you as fast as we can. If we’re unable to fix the problem there and then, we can help you in other ways such as providing a replacement vehicle, organising costs for alternative travel to your destination or even covering hotel accommodation for you and your passengers.

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Address & Phone

281 Penarth Road
CF11 8YZ

02920 223 100

Service Opening Hours

Monday – 8am – 6pm
Tuesday – 8am – 6pm
Wednesday – 8am – 6pm
Thursday – 8am – 6pm
Friday – 8am – 6pm
Saturday – Closed
Sunday – Closed

By Car

Leave M4 at Jct 33. Take the A4232, signposted for Cardiff West, Barry and Cardiff Airport. After approximately 4 miles, take the exit signposted Leckwith. At the roundabout go straight over into Hadfield Road. Continue to the end of the road and at the traffic lights turn left onto Penarth Road. Fordthorne can be a found a short distance along on the right hand side.

By Rail

Fordthorne is served by Grangetown station, which is within 1/4 mile of the dealership. A frequent service is scheduled to run to Cardiff Central.