Ford Used Approved Programme

Ford cars have an excellent reputation for being reliable, popular and full of features and technology. This isn’t just for our new cars, but for our Used Cars as well. By buying your used car with Ford Approved Used, you get the extra peace of mind offered by our quality checks and complimentary service.

Ford Approved Used provides you with the widest range of quality Ford used cars from across Ford's dealer network, with an exceptional package of support, even after you’ve bought your vehicle

Your Ford Approved Used cars come with the reassurance of:

  • Balance of Manufacturer's warranty
  • 1 year roadside recovery through Ford Assistance
  • 30 day exchange plan if you’re not happy with your cars
  • 75 point inspection, checking the exterior, interior and under the bonnet
  • 7 day drive-away insurance
  • National Mileage Register and Finance checked
  • Full Service History

Find out more about these below or get in touch on 03301 280 204 to with any questions you may have.

Ford Used Approved Programme Assistance

1 year roadside assistance

By buying a Ford Approved Used Car you get the extra assurance offered by roadside assistance through Ford Assistance. Ford Assistance doesn’t just cover the whole of the UK, but offer European-wide cover so you’ve got peace of mind, for even when you cross the channel.

We hope that you never need it, and thanks to our pre-sale checks, most customers never do. Many issues require Roadside assistance aren’t the fault of the car such as punctured tyres or little bumps. At least by buying Ford Approved Used, you have that extra layer of protection.

Terms and Conditions apply.

No quibble exchange plan

When you buy an Approved Used Ford Car, we expect that you’ll love it. However if you are unhappy with your purchase you may exchange your car once within the following period first 30 days or 1,000 miles (whichever is sooner) as long as it is:

  • Returned to the Dealer you bought it from
  • The same vehicle that was sold to you (including tyres and options etc)
  • In the same condition as sold
  • Exchanged for another vehicle of the same or higher price

If you bought your vehicle on finance, you'll need to settle the balance with the finance company when you make the exchange, and sign a new finance agreement.

Ford Used Approved Programme Exchange Plan
Ford Used Approved Programme Inspection

75-point inspection

All of our Approved Used cars undergo a 75-point inspection of mechanical and electrical items

Any faults or failures are remedied, ensuring the car is bought up to the best possible standards, before being signed off by a Ford qualified technician.

All of this plus a professional valet to make it look like new too. 

7 Day Driveaway insurance

With Ford Insure 7 Day Driveaway insurance, you can be safely on your way.

The benefits of 7 Day Driveaway insurance are:

  • 7 days complimentary Comprehensive cover
  • Cover can be arranged from the moment you collect your car for added peace of mind
  • More time to arrange new or change your existing insurance

Terms and conditions apply.

Ford Used Approved Programme 7 Day Driveaway
Ford Used Approved Programme Finance

​Finance and National Mileage Register checked

You want complete assurance that what you see, is what you’re buying. That’s why we perform a number of checks to make sure that your vehicle has not been tampered with. To make sure the mileage has not been altered on your new Ford Approved Used vehicle, Johnsons Ford in Sutton Coldfield will check it against the National Mileage Register before offering it for sale.

And for extra reassurance, Johnsons Ford has carried out all the necessary finance checks, and will also have checked to ensure your car has never been written off and is not currently reported to the police as lost or stolen.

Full Service History

All Ford Approved Used vehicles come with a Full Service History, as recommended in the Ford Service Plan, which clearly demonstrates that the car has been serviced at the manufacturers recommended interval and shows that the care has been cared for, preventing faults in the future.

Ford Used Approved Programme Full Service