Our Services

Classic Car Services

Full Restorations

The classic Volkswagen has always been the main focus of 181 Classic motors, from the VW beetle to the VW campervan and many in between. We have restored many VWs over the years , but the main work has been on the VW campers. From complete wrecks, to import conversions, all leave the door to the customer’s satisfaction.
Many customers are still coming back for regular servicing to help maintain reliability. Whether you require a single repair or an       entire Volkswagen restoration, we have the skill and the enthusiasm to undertake all types of restorative works.

Why Choose Our Classic Car Restoration Services?

At 181 Classic Motors, we take great pride in the number of classic car restorations and repeat business, won through positive word of mouth and customer recommendation. As an independent classic car specialist, we understand both the sentiment and the real value of all classic cars we service, ensuring their owners are provided with nothing but honest, reliable and valuable advice.

Poor initial condition of some restorations!


Health Checks

Exempt from MOT? – Why not opt for our Health Checks for your own peace of mind? Only £39.99

If your vehicle is over 40 yrs old you may now be exempt from having an MOT.  You will be still be required to keep your vehicle in a safe roadworthy condition.  Here at 181 Classic Motors we understand your need for peace of mind and we have created a thorough vehicle health check bespoke to classic motors.

Click here to see the extensive range of checks that are included in our Health Check so you can book in today.

Health Check pdf


Classic Car Maintenance & Servicing
From regular oil changes to engine rebuilds, or brake testing to a complete brake overhaul, we can meet all of your restorative needs. We complete all servicing and mechanical replacements to a high standard, sourcing hard to find parts and components to help maintain the authenticity of your vehicle.

We undertake all aspects of bodywork repair, from partial panel repairs to complete panel replacements and complete bodywork restorations. If required, we can strip a vehicle down to its basic form, ideal for complete refurbishments or treating excessive levels of rust.

In addition to classic car servicing and bodywork repairs, we work with experienced paint sprayers to ensure your vehicle maintains its original colour. Whether we’re refinishing a single replacement panel or the entire bodywork of your car, you can count on a quality paint finish that leaves your classic car looking like new.

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