Central Motors

Premier Vehicle Servicing and Repairs

Regular and Interim Vehicle Servicing in Dorset

As a motorist, you know how important it is to book regular servicing and maintenance for your vehicle. Turn to Central Motors in Bridport, Dorset, for professional MOT testing, repairs, and other basic services when you need them. With the help of our experienced team, your vehicle will always be in full working order, saving you potentially costly repairs in the future.


It is advisable to service your vehicle every 6 to 12 months, or 6,000 to 12,000 miles, whichever is sooner. Offering 3 types of service at competitive prices, we are able to carry out expert services without invalidating your manufacturers’ warranty, including:

  • Oil Service – £48 (Plus Parts and VAT)
  • Interim Service (Every 6000 Miles) – £72 (Plus Parts and VAT)
  • Annual Service (Every 12000 Miles): £120 (+ parts and VAT)

Oil Service

  • Oil and Filter Replacement
  • Basic Checks
  • Top up All under Bonnet Levels if Needed
  • Check Tyre Pressures, Tread Depths, and Tyre Condition

Interim Service

  • Change Oil and Replace Oil Filter
  • Change Air Filter
  • Check Timing Belt Replacement Interval
  • Check All Interior and Exterior Lighting
  • Check Fuel Lines and Brake Pipes
  • Check the Condition and Security of the Exhaust System
  • Check C V Boots and Steering Rack Boots for Splits or Wear
  • Check Wheel Bearings for Play and Noise
  • Check Tyre Pressures, Tread Depths, and Tyre Condition
  • Check Coolant Level, Condition, and Anti-Freeze Strength
  • Check Windscreen Washers and Wipers
  • Check Front Brake Condition and Wear
  • Check Brake Fluid Condition
  • Check Power Steering Operation and Fluid Condition
  • Check and Top up All under Bonnet Fluid Levels

Annual Service

  • Oil and Filter Replacement
  • Check All External Lighting
  • Check Tyre Pressures, Tread Depths, and Tyre Condition
  • Check Coolant Level, Condition, and Anti-Freeze Strength
  • Check Front Brake Condition and Wear
  • Check Rear Brake Condition and Wear
  • Check and Top Up under Bonnet Levels
  • Check and Adjust Handbrake
  • Replace Air Cleaner
  • Replace Spark Plugs (Petrol Engines)
  • Check Windscreen Wiper Condition and Top Up Washer Fluid
  • Check Underside of Vehicle and Make Notes If Required
  • Visual Inspection of Vehicle
  • Grease Door Check Straps and Hinges
  • Replace Fuel Filter
  • Road Test

MOT Tests

To offer the complete service to our customers we also do MOTs with VOSA-qualified testers. The MOT tests we do are Class 1 and 2 motorcycles and class 4 cars, 4x4s and light commercial vans.

During the MOT test, we look at some important items on your car to see that they meet key legal requirements at the time of the test.

What We Check

  • Body or Vehicle Structure Checks and General Items, including: 
    - Free from Excessive Corrosion or Damage
    - No Sharp Edges Likely to Cause Injury
    - Towbars
    - Inappropriate Repairs or Modification
    - 13 Pin Electrical Socket
    - Speedometer
    - Engine Mountings
  • Fuel System
  • Exhaust Emissions
  • Exhaust System
  • Seatbelts

  • Seats
  • Doors
  • Mirrors
  • Load Security - Boot or Tailgate
  • Brakes - ABS Systems
  • Tyres and Wheels
  • Registration Plates
  • Lights
  • Securely Closed Bonnet
  • Wipers and Windscreen
  • Horn
  • Steering and Suspension
  • Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)

Should your vehicle fail the MOT then we will offer expert, friendly, and easy-to-understand advice on work that would need to be carried out. When you choose us to complete this work, you will find our rates are very competitive and you will be entitled to a free re-test within 10 working days. Our fully qualified technicians ensure all work is carried out to the highest possible standard. Whether you are looking for a routine MOT or service, we’re happy to help.


Here at Central Motors, we are expertly trained in all areas of vehicle maintenance and servicing. Taking care of all your motoring needs under one roof, we are able to offer a range of part and full services, including:


  • Automatic Transmissions

  • Repairs and Fault Finding

  • MOTs for Class 1 and 2 Motorcycles, Class 4 Cars, 4x4s, and Light Commercial Vehicles

  • Diesel and Petrol Vehicles

  • All Makes and Models of Cars, Light Commercial Vans, 4x4s, Campers, and Motorhomes

  • Prestige and Classic Cars

  • Diesel Particulate Filter Specialists

  • Fully Updated Engine Diagnostic Testing

  • Tyres, Budget, and Brand Tyres

  • Wheel Alignment

  • Exhausts

  • Batteries

  • Clutches

  • Brakes

  • Car Body Repairs

  • Electrics

  • Welding

  • Sun Approved Air Conditioning

  • Specialist Campervan and Motorhome Work Undertaken

  • Courtesy Cars and Local Collection and Delivery

  • Local Collection and Delivery

  • Car and Campervan Sales, Fully Safety Checked, Serviced, and Supplied with Long MOTs and Warranties

  • Off-Road Customer Parking

  • Flexible Payment Options, including Most Major Credit and Debit Cards

Contact our garage in Bridport, Dorset, today for servicing, MOT testing, and repairs.

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