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MG ZR Express Van (1.8vvc 160)

MG ZR Express Van (1.8vvc 160)

MG ZS ‘Express’ Van – 1.8 VVC Petrol in this week. Diagnosed Lambda sensor as causing the Engine Warning light to appear. The sensor was replaced. Whilst in the air on the ramp, a major fuel leak was identified from one side of the petrol tank. After discussion with the customer a Replacement  (new, not […]

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K Series engined Lotus Elise

A new customer came in this week. MG Car Club very kindly recommended John Woods Motorcare Ltd due to us being an MGCC Trade Member garage and the appointed Xpart Wholesale Distributor for North Wales and Cheshire. The Lotus was down on power and running very lumpy. The Lotus had a K series 1.8 engine […]

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New eBid Auction Shop setup for John Woods Motorcare Ltd

After a trial on the eBid site we decided to give that platform a 3 month trial alongside our usual eBay shop site and listings. With having some issues with Ebay recently – buyers constantly trying to claim non-delivery of small value items… everything now sent signed for, we looked around for an alternative platform […]

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Vicar’s Morris Minor Traveller breaks down whilst on holiday

We received a phone call from Reverend Adam Atkinson who had been recommended to us by Hagerty Insurance through the Classic Friendly Ltd Scheme. He had been visiting St Asaph for a few days and his trusty Morris Minor Traveller had developed a steering problem. Adam Woods investigated the problem and identified a new Nearside […]

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MGTF Mud Flaps on Special Offer

After speaking to our supplier we have agreed to offer the MG TF Mud Flaps sets on a special promotional price for a short period of time. MG TF Front and Rear Mudflap Set This set includes front and rear pair for MG TF – Buy the complete set at a discount rate! These mudflaps […]

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Armed Forces Racing Challenge (ARFC)

We attended Oulton Park for the 750 Motor Club rounds on Saturday 14th April. Two of the rounds taking place involved the Armed Forces Race Challenge teams. The Armed Forces Race Challenge is organised by a committee of volunteers from all three Services, some veterans and some civilian guests. The aim of the AFRC is […]

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FBHVC – Federation of British Historic Vehicle Clubs

John Woods Motorcare Ltd are Trade Supporters of The Federation of British Historic Vehicle Clubs (FBHVC) As part of our support for the FBHVC we have created an information page on our website to promote the federation.  Further information about the FBHVC and how your Club or Association can join can be found by following […]

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MG3 Accessories Fitment

We had a visit today from a loyal customer and friend, Peter Russell (must not forget to mention that his wife Trisha also came along with him… and ended up paying the bill!) and his new MG3. Peter has traded in his old MG3 for a newer model. This one looks great. The MG Dealer […]

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Morris Minor Service

John Woods Motorcare Ltd collected a 1959 Morris Minor 1000 Convertible earlier in the week. The customer has just managed to crawl the car home after going out for a drive. The car was running very, very, poorly and wouldn’t go over 20mph without coughing and sputtering. After some investigation by John and Adam Woods, […]

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1980 Mini Pickup restoration completed

Chris Langfords 1980 Mini Pickup now has a newMOT and clean bill of health after undergoing a full restoration. Since the Mini Pickup’s last MOT back in 2011 it has only completed the grand total of… 10 Miles! Now the Mini Pickup is finished hopefully we’ll start seeing it at various shows across the Country […]

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MGB GT Engine Swap Update

As mentioned on a previous post earlier this month, we picked up this lovelly looking MGB GT from a new customer who commissioned John Woods Motorcare Ltd to replace the engine and gearbox (both customer supplied) ready for the car to be shipped just over 10,000 miles to its new lucky owner in Adelade, Australia […]

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MGZT-T EBC Brake Install

British Racing Green MG ZT-T in this week for supply and fitment of EBC Ultimax Front and Rear Brake Disks matched with EBC Green Stuff Brake Pads. The car also required a replacement rear coil spring (supplied from Suplex through Xpart Ltd), replacement OEM rear Hubs/Bearings and also rear brake Backing Plates. Parts Used:- 2 […]

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MG Rover XPart Flat Blade Wiper Sets now listed

It’s taken some time to collate the upload information but we’ve finally managed to get all of the options for the XPart MG Rover Flat Blade Wiper upgrades listed on the new website. We’ve listed Front Sets (Driver and Passenger Side) and also full sets (Front and Rear) where applicable. The listings cover all of […]

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XPart MG Rover Suplex Coil/Springs now available

Through our XPart Wholesale Distributor status for North Wales and Cheshire, John Woods Motorcare Ltd can now offer replacement springs for your MG or Rover. As long as we order prior to 17:00 we can have the parts delivered to us the next day ready for fitting, forward shipping or collection. SUPLEX ARE THE PERFORMANCE […]

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MGB GT Engine Swap

Picked up this fantastic MGB GT from a new customer earlier this week.             The MGB GT is having a replacement engine fitted before being shipped over to Australia to it’s new lucky owner.               Mechanic Homepage Classic Friendly Scheme Member

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