Etheridge Ford Service
Book a service today with Etheridge Ford!
The service department is the most crucial part of our business. We understand that clients interact and rely on our Service Department more frequently than they talk to our Sales Team. As such we pride ourselves on having a strong Service Team who has an incredible amount of dealership experience.
David Paterson is our Fixed Operations Manager who started working at Etheridge Ford in 1985 as an apprentice. Over David’s 30 plus years at Etheridge Ford he has won countless Service Managers Awards.
As we all know you are only as strong as those around you and David has the help of the following staff:
- Steve McIntosh (Ass. Service Manager) - Since 1988
- Frank Morabito (Ass. Service Manager - Since 1998
- Noel Wright (Service Advisor) - Since 1987
- Roger Fantin (Workshop Foreman) - Since 1987
- Michael Pannier (Workshop Foreman) - Since 1988
- Steve Poznan (Service Advisor) - Since 1991
- Shane Creek (Workshop Foreman) - Since 2000
- Andrew Rutherford (PD Manager) - Since 2000
Etheridge Ford employs 20 technicians and 2 Auto Electricians. Three of our Techs are qualified “Master Technicians”. This is the highest level of training that Ford Motor Company recognise.
Want to have a career in the Automotive Industry? Etheridge Ford is aware that the next generation are the future and we pride ourselves on helping young adults get a start in the workforce. We partner with the following Apprentice groups:
- VACC Auto Apprenticeships
- Ringwood Secondary College - Ringwood Training VCAL
Our service department not only service your vehicle, we also sell and fit tyres, so come into Etheridge Ford's Service & Parts Department for great prices on tyres. We stock Dunlop, Goodyear, Falken, Continental, GT Radial, Maxxis and Nexan.
We also have monthly and seasonal specials, so you can drive in and get a great deal on quality tyres at our Etheridge Ford Dealership Service Centre in Melbourne.
We'll get back to you within 24 Hours.
Terms and Conditions:
 Available at participating dealers on scheduled services or overnight warranty repairs. Private and Blue, Silver and Gold Business Fleet customers only. Booking may be required. See www.ford.com.au/service/t-and-c for full terms.
 Available at participating Ford Dealers on vehicles built from 2007. Customers will pay equal to or less than the maximum price as published by Ford for the period of the web quote for standard items in the A and B logbook service together with selected routine maintenance items. See www.ford.com.au/service/t-and-c for full terms.
 Available to Private and Blue Business Fleet customers who have not reach 105,000km/7 years only at participating Dealers. State Auto Club Roadside Assistance & Membership is provided at no cost for 12 months or until your next eligible standard service (whichever occurs first). Customers must comply with scheduled servicing intervals to maintain continuity of membership. See www.ford.com.au/service/t-and-c for full terms.
a) Eligibility Criteria: Retail and Blue, Silver and Gold Business Fleet Customers who complete a scheduled service or require overnight warranty repairs of any Ford vehicle will be eligible for a free loan car.
b) Conditions of the Free Loan Car Program: Provision of a Free Loan Car may be dependent on advanced booking and availability. The vehicle provided may not match the vehicle that is being serviced. Customers who choose to use a Ford Loan Vehicle are required to:Replace fuel used, Pay for tolls or fines incurred, May be charged a penalty for late return, May be charged an excess in the event of damage, May be offered an insurance excess waiver for an additional fee.
Taking photographs of or making video recordings about the service department is prohibited unless clients/visitors have obtained advance and express permission from the Service Manager or in his absence from the Dealer Principal.
Vehicle's inner camera and/or voice recording device must be turned off when leaving the vehicle for service as an OHS requirement, along with privacy and prohibited surveillance grounds. If clients/visitors wish to take photos of their vehicle prior to service they should do so at home or on the forecourt of the service department.