Welcome to Clydesdale Classic Cars – Your Trusted Partner for MGB Service and Maintenance in the UK!

Book Your MGB Service Today at Clydesdale Classic Cars

Welcome to Clydesdale Classic Cars, your premier destination for classic car care and precision servicing in the UK.

Specialising in the iconic MGB and GT 1800 models, we take pride in offering tailored routine servicing that ensures your cherished classic runs at its peak performance.

Furthermore, we understand the unique needs of classic car enthusiasts, and our dedicated team is committed to preserving the timeless allure of the MGB and GT 1800.

Our comprehensive servicing options cater to various mileage intervals, providing you with a range of choices to suit your specific needs.

Our MGB Service Offers:

    • 3000 Mile Service: A meticulous checkup designed to keep your MGB or GT 1800 running smoothly between adventures.
    • 6000 Mile Service: A comprehensive service package aimed at maintaining optimal performance and addressing any emerging issues.
    • 12000 Mile Service: Our top-tier servicing ensures long-lasting reliability, covering a thorough inspection and necessary maintenance.
MGB Service & Maintenance from Clydesdale Classic Cars

Why Choose Clydesdale Classic Cars?

    • High-quality parts, Fluids, and Oils: We believe in maintaining the authenticity and integrity of classic cars. That’s why we exclusively use high-quality parts, fluids, and oils in all our servicing, ensuring your MGB receives nothing but the best.
    • Highly Skilled Mechanics: Entrust your classic car to our team of highly skilled mechanics who share your passion for timeless automobiles. With years of experience, they are dedicated to delivering precision servicing with attention to detail.
    • Transport Service: We understand the value of your time, and for your convenience, we offer a transport service at an additional cost. Whether you need your classic car picked up for servicing or delivered back to your doorstep, we’ve got you covered.

At Clydesdale Classic Cars, we go beyond routine servicing; we celebrate the essence of classic motoring. Trust us with your MGB, and experience unparalleled care for your cherished classic.

Contact us today to schedule your next service appointment.

3,000 Mile MGB Service

A 3,000-mile service, more commonly known as an inspection service, consists mostly of checks on specific areas of the car as listed below.

Engine

    • Check/top up engine oil
    • Check cooling/heating systems for leaks and hoses for security and condition
    • Check/top up cooling system
    • Check/adjust the operation of screen washers and top-up reservoir
    • Check the drive belt, adjust or renew

Transmission

    • Check/top up clutch fluid reservoir

Steering & Suspension

    • Check the steering rack for oil leaks
    • Check hydraulic dampers for fluid leaks
    • Check the condition and security of the steering unit joints and gaiters

Brakes

    • Visually check hydraulic pipes and unions for chafing, leaks and corrosion
    • Check/top up brake fluid reservoir
    • Check/adjust foot brake and hand brake operation

Electrical

    • Check the function of interior/exterior lamps, wipers, horns and warning indicators
    • Check battery
    • Check/adjust headlamp alignment
    • Check wiper blades

Exhaust, Fuel & Clutch Pipes

    • Check clutch pipes for leaks and chafing
    • Check fuel system for leaks, pipes and unions for chafing and corrosion
    • Check the exhaust system for leaks and security
    • Check fuel filter tank connections

6,000 Mile MGB Service

The 6,000-mile or intermediate service includes an engine oil and filter change as well as a raft of checks and adjustments for your MGB.

Engine

    • Check/top up engine oil
    • Renew engine oil and filter
    • Top up carburettor piston dampers
    • Check/adjust carburettor idle speed and mixture settings
    • Check cooling/heating systems for leaks and hoses for security and condition
    • Check/top up the cooling system
    • Check/adjust the operation of screen washers and top-up reservoir
    • Check the drive belt, adjust or renew
    • Lubricate accelerator control linkage and pedal pivot and check operation

Ignition

    • Clean/adjust spark plugs
    • Check distributor points, adjust or renew
    • Lubricate distributor
    • Check/adjust ignition timing and distributor characteristics using electronic equipment

Transmission

    • Check/top up gearbox
    • Check/top up clutch fluid reservoir
    • Lubricate propeller shaft
    • Gearbox (with drain) clean filters and fill with new oil

Steering & Suspension

    • Check the steering rack for oil leaks
    • Check hydraulic dampers for fluid leaks
    • Check the condition and security of the steering unit joints and gaiters
    • Check/adjust front wheel alignment
    • Lubricate all grease points, excluding hubs

Brakes

    • Visually check hydraulic pipes and unions for chafing, leaks and corrosion
    • Check/top up brake fluid reservoir
    • Check/adjust foot brake and hand brake operation
    • Inspect brake pads for wear and discs for condition
    • Lubricate hand brake mechanical linkage and cables

Electrical

    • Check the function of interior/exterior lamps, wipers, horns and warning indicators
    • Check battery
    • Clean and grease battery connections
    • Check/adjust headlamp alignment
    • Check wiper blades

Exhaust, Fuel & Clutch Pipes

    • Check clutch pipes for leaks and chafing
    • Check the fuel system for leaks, pipes and unions for chafing and corrosion
    • Check the exhaust system for leaks and security
    • Check fuel filter tank connections

12,000 Mile MGB Service

The 12,000-mile service, regarded as a significant maintenance milestone, encompasses all aspects of the intermediate service. Additionally, it involves replacing the air filters, fuel filter, engine oil filler cap, and spark plugs. Further inspections are also included as part of this service.

Engine

    • Check/top up engine oil
    • Renew engine oil and filter
    • Renew air filters
    • Renew fuel filter
    • Renew engine oil filler cap
    • Check and adjust valve clearances
    • Top up carburettor piston dampers
    • Check/adjust carburettor idle speed and mixture settings
    • Check cooling/heating systems for leaks and hoses for security and condition
    • Check/top up the cooling system
    • Check/adjust the operation of screen washers and top-up reservoir
    • Check the drive belt, adjust or renew
    • Lubricate accelerator control linkage and pedal pivot and check operation

Ignition

    • Replace spark plugs
    • Check distributor points, adjust or renew
    • Lubricate distributor
    • Check/adjust ignition timing and distributor characteristics using electronic equipment

Transmission

    • Check/top up gearbox
    • Check/top up clutch fluid reservoir
    • Lubricate propeller shaft
    • Gearbox (with drain) clean filters and fill with new oil

Steering & Suspension

    • Check the steering rack for oil leaks
    • Check hydraulic dampers for fluid leaks
    • Check the condition and security of the steering unit joints and gaiters
    • Check/adjust front wheel alignment
    • Lubricate all grease points, excluding hubs

Brakes

    • Visually check hydraulic pipes and unions for chafing, leaks and corrosion
    • Check/top up brake fluid reservoir
    • Check/adjust foot brake and hand brake operation
    • Inspect brake linings/pads for wear and drums/discs for condition
    • Lubricate hand brake mechanical linkage and cables
    • Clean servo filter element

Electrical

    • Check the function of interior/exterior lamps, wipers, horns and warning indicators
    • Check battery
    • Clean and grease battery connections
    • Check/adjust headlamp alignment
    • Check wiper blades

Exhaust, Fuel & Clutch Pipes

    • Check clutch pipes for leaks and chafing
    • Check the fuel system for leaks, pipes and unions for chafing and corrosion
    • Check the exhaust system for leaks and security
    • Check fuel filter tank connections

Book a Service for Your MGB

Please contact us to book your MGB or GT 1800 for a service or to discuss any other issues with your classic car.

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