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WHAT A DIFFERENCE A DAY MAKES.

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THE NEW BMW X5

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INTRODUCING… THE 8

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THE BMW M5. BALANCE TAKES MANY FORMS.

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THE BMW M5. AVAILABLE AT 0% APR WITH BMW DIVIDE. Ts&Cs apply.

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Exclusive Offers not to be missed on 2018 vehicles

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THE BMW i3s AT A LOW 2.9% APR REPRESENTATIVE.*

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THE BMW i8 COUPÉ AT A LOW 2.9% APR REPRESENTATIVE.*

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THE BMW i8 ROADSTER AT A LOW 5.9% APR REPRESENTATIVE.*

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Join us at the World's Biggest Coffee Morning at The Country Garage Ballymena This Friday 28th September 2018

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All Blood , Sweat and Gears As Service Advisor Graeme Potter Completes Ironman Wales

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Delighted to Host NI-BMW Charity Morning

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The Country Garage Ballymena Confirmed as Premier Car Provider to the NI Open

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BMW Help: Recalls

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Summer Health Check Only £34.99

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APPROVED USED CAR OF THE WEEK

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Country Garage Pre-Registered Cars

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0% Finance on New X5 & X6 Series

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Premier Partners. An Exclusive Service Offering for You.

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0% Finance on New 4 Series

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£250 of Free Fuel with every Used BMW this April.

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0% APR on Selected BMW X Series

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Great Offers On Motability from The Country Garage

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Proud to Sponsor Ballymena Academy 1st XV in 2018 Schools Cup Challenge

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Ultimate BMW M Performance Kits - Now with 0% Finance*

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Time To Get On Your Bike

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0% Finance Available On All Service, Repairs, Parts and Accessories

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A Winning Team As We Support Carniny AYFC

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BMW i8 Roadster

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Introducing Our New Fastlane While You Wait Servicing Offers

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BMW Winter Wheels and Tyres

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Make Christmas special with 15% off all BMW Lifestyle Collection Items

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BMW 750i M Sport Approved Used Offer. £689.00 deposit and £689.00 per month

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We've the Experience and Knowledge to Keep You On The Move in the Ultimate Driving Machine

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Proud to Support Ballymena Academy 1st XV and 1st XI

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A Big Thanks to Everyone who Helped us raise £1,150 at The Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning for Macmillan Cancer Support

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Local Ballymena Legend Jackie Fullerton Does it his Way...

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We've been working with the Local Ballymena Legend Jackie Fullerton so watch this space....

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Join us at the World's Biggest Coffee Morning at The Country Garage Ballymena this Friday 29th September 2017

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Impress with the new BMW Shadow Edition

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Low Deposit and Low Monthly Payments on 2017 218d Sport Gran Tourer

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The New BMW 5 Series Touring- A Business All Rounder with Sporting Aspirations

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Proud to Support Ballymena CarFest 2017

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Drive away at Galgorm Golf Club On Us

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We're Charged up and Ready as your Local BMW i Agent in Ballymena and Beyond

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Exclusive Country Garage BMW Finance Offers

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Make your BMW 3 Series stand out from the Crowd

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Have a chat with our Product Genius

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The Country Garage Ballymena proudly support the Cars at The Mill Show

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Good Luck to Ballymena Academy 1st XV in Schools Cup

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POWERFUL THING, AMBITION. THE NEW 5 SERIES SALOON

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WE'RE YOUR LOCAL BMW M SERIES RETAILER IN BALLYMENA AND BEYOND.

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A Winning Line Up for Rugby Sponsorship

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The New BMW of Your Dreams is Closer and More Affordable Than You Think at The Country Garage Ballymena

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Spring Offers on The Ultimate Driving Machine. We'll have you Geared Up for Everything Including 5 Years / 50,000 miles Free Service Inclusive Package*

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SWITCH TO BMW WINTER TYRES

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What type of BMW Engine is right for you?

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BMW xDRIVE.

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THE BMW 4 SERIES. NOW WITH 0% APR ON IMMEDIATE DELIVERY VEHICLES.*

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THE BMW i3 AT A LOW 2.9% APR REPRESENTATIVE.*

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Meet the team

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James Walker

Head of Business
  • Years at the dealership 34

Samantha Walker

Marketing Manager
  • Years at the dealership 18

Louise Dempster

PA to Head of Business
  • Years at the dealership 20

Jim McIlwaine

Sales Manager
  • Years at the dealership 26

Paul Diamond

Sales Executive
  • Years at the dealership 12

Lee McMaster

Sales Executive
  • Years at the dealership 4

Reece Mitchell

Sales Executive
  • Years at the dealership 3

Samantha Rowland

Sales Executive
  • Years at the dealership 3 Months

Michael Simpson

Business Manager
  • Years at the dealership 12

Richard Torrie

Service Manager
  • Years at the dealership 28

Andy Millar

Parts manager
  • Years at the dealership 24

Sandra Irwin

Service Advisor
  • Years at the dealership 11

Graeme 'Ironman' Potter

Service Advisor
  • Years at the dealership 2

Keith McKay

Service Advisor
  • Years at the dealership 3 months

Danielle McGarry

Aftersales Retention Executive
  • Years at the dealership 3

Michael Pedlow

Workshop Foreman
  • Years at the dealership 19

Uel McKane

Parts Advisor
  • Years at the dealership 20

Gordon Neeson

Parts Advisor
  • Years at the dealership 12

Mark Sinclair

Parts Advisor
  • Years at the dealership 10

Denise Hughes

Telephonist
  • Years at the dealership 16

Esther McMaster

Hostess
  • Years at the dealership 9

Connla Hollywood

Accountant
  • Years at the dealership 1

Lorena Bloomfield

Account Clerk
  • Years at the dealership 12

Sharon McFarlane

Account Clerk
  • Years at the dealership 11

Amanda Smyth

Warranty Administrator
  • Years at the dealership 20

Michelle Stewart

Sales Administrator
  • Years at the dealership 1

Annette Stevenson

Hostess
  • Years at the dealership 8

Marina Cinnamon

Telephonist
  • Years at the dealership 1

CUSTOMER REVIEWS.

Our centre star rating is based on customer satisfaction scores from real customers. It is based on information collated by BMW UK over the past 90 days of new car sales and aftersales service transactions, where the customers have subsequently elected to complete a satisfaction survey online or by phone. You will also see below customer comments, which are unedited.

winter wheels/tyres fitted , so straightforward, and done in allocated time

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Not a spot off oil under the bonnet. Respect

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Because on my last service I had a recall and it was completed on the same day as my service.

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It is a pleasant place to visit and customers are treated well

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Every aspect of the service experience was excellent. Staff were very courteous and professional.

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Only disadvantage is the location and having to take time out of work

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Job done under warranty and car running like new

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Issue sorted

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The work on my Car has always been completed on time, from collecting the car at my work place to completion of the service. Car is always returned cleaned, inside and outside. I am kept up to date on its progress through the day.

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the answer to question one above covers this question also !!!!!

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Country garage team of staff put you at ease the moment you enter into the building. They offer a very welcoming atmosphere, in way of nibbles and a selection of teas and coffees.

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Country Garage has a beautiful setting. The staff are both very polite and professional. Cleanliness of the cars and showroom are a credit to all involved. Keep up the very high standards.

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Only issue car delivered later than prefer Ed but no big deal

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The team is always very friendly and the service team very experienced

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My cars first service and the service agent Graeme was very helpful by arranging a courtesy car and updating me on the progress of my car.

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Unfortunately at the time the service was due I was unable to drive and my husband was away. As soon as I contacted the garage they immediately arranged the collection and return of my car from my home.

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It was longer than expected

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Fantastic team at the country garage, always a pleasure to deal with.

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Helpful and efficient

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Rear boot brake light glass was cracked and the part was under 2 years old. They refused to fix it under the bmw 2 year parts warranty. My car was not damaged in any way at the rear and I did not understand or agree with what I was told by staff.

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Good service just very long wait

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From start to finish you are kept well informed and treated with respect.

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Quick and easy service with a little waiting but no problems good customer service

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When they delivered my car back they handed the keys to my 6 year old son and left without asking for me. I only knew the car had been returned an hour later when I noticed it in the driveway. Surely they should have asked for me?

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Very friendly atmosphere and professional service.

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Technician found the problem I had relayed to them and was fixed for the next day.

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Was unable to deliver my car for service as was ill rang country garage had someone collect my car from home and return later that day

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Friendly and hepfull

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Nothing they could have done better

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Everything is done with a smile.

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I feel they are a trust-worthy company and treat their customers with respect.

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Good customer service

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Always great service in every way at Country Garage. Staff are excellent.

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It is very professional and all work is carried out to a high standard

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Works were completed promptly and the car felt as if it had been properly serviced.

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Only drawback was under estimate on service. Left car in at 9 and did not get it back until after 4. Was originally told 2.

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Car ready when agreed. Price slightly less than anticipated

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Time accommodated at short notice and courtesy car provided.

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Service arranged at a date and time of my choice. Work to be undertaken was outlined and findings explained.

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Everyone from the dealer principle down are professional courteous and extremely helpful

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Same as above. No problems with the service of the vehicle but problem with rattle in door not resolved

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Well informed about timescales and efficient service

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The service & secretarial staff were professional & helpful.We were pleased to have our car collected at home & returned to us after the service & MOT.

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Very satisfied throughout, Customer Service and professional approach was second to none.

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I had to do nothing, they collected the car from my drive in Bangor, took it to Ballymena, did the work and brought it back. Excellent

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Wait for tyre change was too long (over 1.5 hours). When I came to pay though, problem with my bank meant both my bank cards were refused. The BMW service rep (Sharon?) was very understanding though and put me at ease. Wife ended up having to pay!

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perfect service from start to finish

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Great hospitality and fully informed

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very helpful

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Car was returned in a first class condition, the problem was rectified and during this process I was kept fully informed.

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Efficient in their dealings with the customer and both friendly and helpful in their approach

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Prompt service completed and explained. Kept informed throughout. Arrangements made for any outstanding matters to be addressed.

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The staff always take care of the customer and do small things that are appreciated. I trust any work that is carried out by the garage.

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Staff that I have dealt with have been very pleasant and efficient.

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Friendly and courteous

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Picked up my car to do the service

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Very friendly and knowledgeable staff.

Sales

Excellent sales rep who spent time explaining the different models and was very efficient when it came to all the paperwork

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Nothing went wrong

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Everything was handled very professionally

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Jim explained every part of the car in an easy to understand way.

Sales

Excellent customer service from town and country Ballymena

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Excellent customer care. Meeting my needs and go the extra mile to find me the car that i wanted at the right deal. No messing around with nonsense chat.

Sales

I am 100% satisfied with my new BMW & The Country Garage staff

Sales

from day of order to day of delivery I was informed of each stage of production and the car was delivered on the expected day.,

Sales

Very friendly, attentive, knowledgeable

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I had first class service from start to finish from Reece and I love the new car.

Sales

Excellent service, with knowledgeable staff. Courteous throughout

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We visited two dealerships local to us, we eventually went with the furthest away one as we had a better rapport with the salesman achieving what we thought was a better deal.

Sales

Staff always very friendly and helpful ne matter how many times you call them .The only disappointment was how long we had to wait to get the car we wanted.coffee very nice too

Sales

The only negative was the fact it took from April til September for my new car to arrive which seems like an awfully long time.

Sales

Faultless.