ABOUT US

About Us – Woking

Brothers Richard and Michael Field started the business in 1981.

But our heritage goes back even further through our grandfather to the years after the First World War, when he built a business in motor parts supply.

We started working from a small workshop in Guildford, belonging to our grandfather. Called appropriately ‘Field Brothers’ we began servicing and repairs cars, first for family and friends but soon growing to offer our services to a much wider audience.

The business relocated to St Johns in Woking and extra staff members added to cope with the increasing work. The ethos of the business was of a ‘family run’ (wives and parents helped!) friendly, trustworthy company who wanted to treat customers as you would a friend. Looking after not just their car but them as well. It is still our ethos to this day.

In 1991 the business moved to larger, more central premises in Goldsworth Road. It was here that the business really took off, with a change in name to ‘Field’s Car Centre’ to reflect the growing nature of the business.

After extensive refurbishing, a six bay workshop with an MOT Station was up and running. Further new staff joined as the business grew. In July 1995 our achievements were recognized by winning the Autotrade ‘Independent Garage Of The Year’ Award and in 2005 runners up in the MotorTrader ‘Garage of the Year’ and ‘Excellence in Customer Care’ award. –Our customer service, attention to detail, hard work and the dedication of staff recognised by these awards.

Today we have a team of 14 full and part time staff. They include specialist diagnostic technicians, mechanics, mot testers and oversight staff.

The workshop is run by Chris Maple, who joined FCC in 1996 as an apprentice, working his way up the chain of command. Chris is an expert on diagnostic fault finding. He now oversees all such work here on fault location on your car.

The office and administration has been very ably run by Lynne Newman since 1997.

Your cars passage through the day is overseen by either Steve Forbes (Since 2001) or recent addition Gary Churcher, who has over 26 years experience in the motor trade.

Keith Harris is our senior Mot tester and celebrates nearly 25 years with us, some achievement! Our workshop team have mostly been with us for many years. We must be doing something right to earn their long service. We value each one and are proud of their commitment to us and more importantly to you and your car.

We appreciate the part many of our customers have made in supporting us from our very early days as a fledgling business. The support we receive in gratitude and thanks from so many loyal customers is something we appreciate and value more than we can say.


Michael & Richard Field

Now in 2017 we continue to uphold the same values we had when we started.

“Our aim has always been to be the Best Independent Garage in Woking .Offering honest advice and service at value for money”

That means listening to your needs & solving your problems. So we do what we say when we say it. A personal ‘one to one’ service. We want to look after not just your car, but look after you as well.
Our GUARANTEE is quite simply:
‘Our workmanship is guaranteed for as long as you own the car!’

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You can either book a WUW slot or drop your car off and collect it at the end of the day. BOOK NOW »

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All our technicians are Bosch trained and are able to get your car quickly back on the road.

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The benefits of using Fields Car Centre

  • Benefit number 1 "click here"

    We are convenient and local, only 6 minutes from Woking town and Woking railway station. We also provide early drop off and late collection so even if it is out of our working hours you can still drop your car off or collect it. You don't have to be stuck without a car. You can use one of our loan cars at just £20 +vat per day. If not we can arrange to collect & deliver your car if you live in the local area.
  • Benefit number 2

    We carry out MOTs and servicing 6-days-a-week. We provide printed estimates for any work. We only carry out work authorised by you. We "quality control check" all repaired cars.
  • Benefit number 3

    We guarantee our workmanship for as long as you own the car. We will do what we say, when we say it. We will keep you informed at all times. We will assign one person to oversee your car.
  • Benefit number 4

    We look after our customers ! 98 % would recommend us and visit us again! Our 5 star rating is simply down to our staff's personal care for you and your car. Read some of our customer comments >>
  • Benefit number 5

    We offer dealer expertise at independent prices. We have skilled mechanics on hand to attend to any urgent problems you have. Got a strange warning light on the dash ? - just drive by and let us advise you.
  • Benefit number 6

    MOTs - You can now book an MOT online 24/7. We can MOT your car WUW or whilst you go shopping. Woking Town Centre & railway station is just a short walk away. You can, if you wish leave your car with us for the whole day whilst at work and collect on your way home. MOTs 6 days a week We can also carry out any necessary repairs quickly & efficiently. All re-tests are FREE !
  • Benefit number 7

    We can service & repair your Hybrid Car? Here at Field's Car Centre we have experienced staff and the necessary equipment to service and maintain Hybrid vehicles. Hybrid cars really aren't that complicated, add an electric motor and re-chargeable batteries to the conventional petrol engine and see your fuel efficiency increase considerably.

About Us

Friendly, Local, Reliable...

We are a family run, local garage with main dealer experience & expertise BUT at Independent garage prices!

How to Find Us

Field's Car Centre

Address

Field's Car Centre Ltd
Units 5-7
Goldsworth Road Ind. Estate
Woking, Surrey
GU21 6NA

01483 766634

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