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Service 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Mon 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tue 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wed 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thu 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Fri 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Sat 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Tue 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wed 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thu 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Sat 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Reviews

4.8
812 lifetime reviews. Includes reviews of OC Welch Ford Lincoln from DealerRater.com
  • Best car buying experience ever!

    I have never had a car buying experience as wonderful as this! Ed was extremely helpful during and after the whole car buying process. Thank you so mu...ch for being awesome!

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    OC Welch Ford Lincoln

    Thank you, Trish. It always makes me smile when a customer realizes that I will do anything that I can to make them enjoy the car buying experience. Y...ou helped me by knowing what you were interested in, and getting exactly what you wanted. Stop by and see me when you get you oil changed. Thanks for everything.


  • Ed was a great salesman

    Went in and look at this truck and talked to a different salesman, we just couldn't make a deal on it. Decided to go back in an see if I could get the... deal done. Met with Ed and we made the deal.

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    OC Welch Ford Lincoln

    Thank you, Alex. I appreciate the positive review that you gave me for this fine truck. Call me directly, if you need anything. Thanks, Ed Briscoe, sa...les consultant


  • went in for regular service

    Went to quick lane for the multi point inspection, oil change and tire rotation, All went well in and out in an hour and a half except obviously did n...ot check the coolant level as it was low when I took it in and there was no mention of it on my inspection and was not filled.

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Top Reviewed Employees

Scott Henthorn

Sales Consultant

56 reviews

Gerald Burke

Used Car Finance Manager

157 reviews

Chris Williamson

Finance Manager

87 reviews

O. C. Welch

President/Owner

134 reviews

Ed Briscoe

Sales

16 reviews
OC Welch Ford Lincoln
4920 Independence Blvd Hardeeville, SC 29927
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