Approved Used Ford

Ford Approved & Ford Direct are the smart way to buy quality used cars. For your peace of mind we provide you with the same levels of service and support that you expect as a Ford new car customer.



Ford Approved Used benefits and features

Ford Approved Used provides you with the widest range of quality Ford used cars and commercial vehicles from across Ford's dealer network, with an exceptional package of support giving you complete peace of mind.

Your Ford Approved Used vehicle comes with the reassurance of complimentary:

  • Balance of Manufacturer's warranty
  • 1 year Ford Assistance – roadside recovery
  • 30 day exchange plan for cars and 14 days for commercial vehicles
  • 75 point inspection
  • 7 Day Driveaway insurance
  • National Mileage Register and Finance checked
  • Full Service History


​1 year Ford Assistance including Europe-wide cover

Ford Assistance covers most European destinations and is valid 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.All Ford Approved Used vehicles come with one-years' Ford Assistance which provides roadside assistance, assistance at home and vehicle recovery.Not only do you have the reassurance of the manufacturer's own warranty, but there are also no limits on the number of claims you can make.Terms and conditions apply.

No quibble exchange plan

If for any reason you wish to change your Ford Approved Used vehicle, you may exchange it once within the following period:You may exchange it once within the first 30 days or 1,000 miles (whichever is sooner) for cars and 14 days or 500 miles (whichever is sooner) for commercial vehicles and 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.

75-point inspection

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.



3 Day Driveaway insurance

Ford Insure 3 Day Driveaway cover means that when you purchase your new or pre-owned Ford from your Ford Dealer, you don’t have to worry about setting up your new insurance straight away. You can concentrate on enjoying your new car.

The benefits of 7 Day Driveaway insurance are:

  • 3 days complimentary cover
  • Peace of mind that you’re immediately covered
  • More time to arrange new or change your existing insurance

Terms and conditions apply*

To find out more please contact your Ford Dealer.

Finance and National Mileage Register checked

To make sure the mileage has not been altered on your new Ford Approved Used vehicle the Dealer will check it against the National Mileage Register before offering it for sale.

And for extra reassurance, the Dealer 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 intervals.

Imagery and information shown throughout this website may not reflect latest UK specifications, colours may vary, options and/or accessories may be featured at additional cost and locations and vehicles used may be outside of the UK.

Ford policy is one of continuous product development. The right is reserved to change specifications, colours of the models and items illustrated and described on this website at any time.

  • [†]For Passenger Vehicles: This is the manufacturer's Recommended 'On the Road' price for the model shown. It includes delivery to Dealer, 12 months Government Vehicle Excise Duty, Government First Registration Fee, cost of number plates (estimated) and VAT (at 20%) but excludes any available retail Customer Saving.
  • [‡]This is the Basic Recommended Retail price excluding VAT, any available Customer Saving, and ‘On the Road’ costs such as delivery to Dealer, 12 months Government Vehicle Excise Duty, Government First Registration Fee and cost of number plates.

*Ford Insure 3 Day Driveaway Insurance is arranged, administered and provided by EUI, a subsidiary of Admiral Group. Insurance is provided subject to eligibility criteria, cover limits and policy terms and conditions.