Classic MG Servicing

Here at Maidstone Sports Cars, Classic MG’s has always been one of our passions. For over 30 years we have been servicing classic MG’s to the highest of standards. Our classic MG servicing team work on pre-war MG’s right up to the modern MG’s.

Our comprehensive classic MG servicing schedules cover all models and keeps your classic MG in first class condition. Maidstone Sports Cars is a MGOC and MGCC recommended independent specialist with a 5 Spanner Award

If you own a modern MG, please visit our Modern MG Servicing page.

Model Interim Service Full Service
MG RV8 £240 £510
MGA £330 £485
MGB £330 £485
MGB V8 £240 £510
MG Midget £255 £390
MGC £330 £510
MG TC - £530
MG TD - £530
MG TF - £530
Optional Extras Price
Coolant Change £60
Brake Fluid Change £60
MOT Test £54.85

All prices include labour, parts and VAT.  

Service Schedule

MGA / MGB / MGC / MG Midget

Service Item Interim Service Full Service
Replace engine oil and filter x x
Lubricate all grease nipples x x
Top up carburettor piston dampers x x
Lubricate all grease nipples x x
Lubricate carburettor controls x x
Check fan belt tension x x
Replace air filters x x
Check tyre pressures x x
Check & adjust brakes x x
Inspect brake lines & pipes x x
Inspect disc brake friction pads x x
Lubricate door locks & hinges x x
Check advance & retard mechanism x x
Check & adjust distributor contact points x x
Fit new spark plugs x x
Check & adjust wheel alignment x x
Tighten rear road spring seat bolts x x
Check & top up battery fluid level x x
Lubricate dynamo bearing x x
Check all lights x x
Check free pedal movement   x
Clean brake linings and drums   x
Clean carburettor suction chambers & pistons   x
Check & adjust valve clearances   x
Lubricate distributor   x
Top up level of fluid in hydraulic clutch supply tank   x
Replace transmission fluid   x
Replace differential oil   x
Lubricate steering rack & pinion   x
Change road wheels round diagonally   x
Clean overdrive filters (MGB, MGC)   x

MG RV8 / MGB V8

Service Item Interim Service Full Service
Replace engine oil and filter x x
Check condition of seatbelts, mountings, inertia reel etc. x x
Check operation of all lamps & warming indicators x x
Check operation of wipers, washers and wiper blades x x
Check operation of hand brake & adjust if required x x
Check & adjust headlamp & auxiliary lamp alignments x x
Check tyres cuts, uneven wear, tread depth & pressures x x
Inspect brake pads for wear, callipers and discs x x
Lubricate bonnet catch & door catches x x
Check condition of drive belts x x
Check & top up windscreen washer reservoir x x
Lubricate accelerator linkages x x
Check fuel lines (leaks & perished rubber connection s) x x
Remove battery connections clean, grease & refit x x
Visually check radiator for external obstructions x x
Check & tighten steering unit x x
Check shock absorbers x x
Check brake lines & pipes x x
Check exhaust system for leaks, security & damage x x
Clean & re-oil air filter   x
Clean plenum chamber ventilation passage (RV8)   x
Renew Spark plugs   x
Check & top up clutch fluid reservoir   x
Check & top up brake fluid reservoir   x
Renew fuel filter   x
Lubricate distributor rotor spindle   x
Check & adjust ignition timing   x
Check front wheel alignment   x
Check exhaust gas sensor (RV8)   x
Check vapour lines (RV8)   x
Check brake booster vacuum hoses & valve (RV8)   x
Replace transmission fluid   x
Replace differential oil   x
Lubricate propeller shaft universal / sliding joints   x

MG T Type

Service Item Included in Service
Drain and refill oil in engine x
Drain & refill oil in gearbox & rear axle x
Lubricate & clean distributor x
Lubricate door hinges & locks x
Lubricate carburettor, handbrake and seat runners x
Refill dynamo lubricator cap with grease x
Clean & re-oil air cleaner element x
Check & adjust dynamo belt tension x
Replace oil filter x
Clean petrol pump points x
Check & adjust free pedal movement x
Fit new spark plugs x
Change wheels round diagonally to regularise tyre wear x
Check tyre pressures x
Check wheel alignment x
Grease all nipples x
Check valve tappet clearance x
Check dynamo & starter brushes x
Drain & flush radiator x
Check steering and suspension for wear x
Grease the revolution indicator drive gearbox x
Top up brake fluid x
Top up battery x
Replace oil in front & rear dampers x