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JLR Essex Car Centre

About Us

JLR Essex is a new specialist division of Mercury Car Centre Ltd,JLR Essex was launched as a specialist for Jaguar and Land Rover vehicles, this division is headed up by Dean Taunton. Dean serviced his apprenticeship with Mercury Cars back in the early 90s and then went to join a local Main Dealer as technician. His skills and ability were soon recognised by the dealer, Dean firstly qualified as a master technician and then was promoted to workshop controller

After over 20 years with the main dealer Dean rejoined the team here at Mercury Car Centre Ltd in February 2017 to create the perfect blend of all his knowledge from the main dealer network, with the many years of specialist independent knowledge that already existed at Mercury Car Centre Ltd

It is our aim to be a cost effective alternative to the main dealers, yet providing a professional and friendly service along with very competitive pricing. You get complete peace of mind with fully protected guarantee, as we use original equipment quality parts and Castrol Oil, we can offer a national guarantee for 24 months or 24,000 miles. We will not carry out any service work or any repair without your authorisation.

why choose us?

What Makes Us Different?

Here are some reasons why we make the difference

• The latest Manufactures diagnostic equipment
• Fully trained technicians
• Two year or 24,000 miles guarantee on all works carried out
• For the larger unexpected bill, we can offer Payment Assist split the costs of the bill into 4 equal payments INTEREST FREE (subject to T&C)

 – Free local collection service

– Free courtesy vehicle (subject to availability and T & C)

– Free MOT with every service

– All work carries a two year or 24,000 mile guarantee

– All work carried out to manufacturers schedules or above

– All service history maintained including digital service history

– We use Castrol fully synthetic engine oil as standard

Local Collection & Delivery within 15 miles.

Pay just 25% of your bill.

Spread the remaining cost over the next three months with Payment Assist.

For More Information , ask your dealership.

Save up to 40% off main dealer repairs and servicing, plus free MOT with every service

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