Where can I get an MGBGTV8 gearbox reconditioned?
Tina Elias posted a note on the V8BB in February 2005 saying "I have recently obtained a spare original V8 overdrive gearbox which I intend to get reconditioned in advance of my own gearbox failing. Can anyone suggest a good firm to undertake the work, preferably in the south of England and ideally in the Surrey - Hampshire region?" (13.3.05)

Autogear (Transmissions) Limited
254 High Street
Canvey Island
Essex SS8 7SY
Tel: 01268 681608
Fax: 01268 681008
Contact: John Webb
Recommended by Geoff King

Bromsgrove MG Centre
Unit 10
Sugarbrook Road
Aston Fields Trading Centre
Worcestershire B61 3DW
Tel: 01527 879909
Fax: 01527 575385
Recommended by Geoff King

Heathrow Transmissions
Tel: 0208 577 1505
Recommended by Phil Bristow and by Chris Armitage who commented "I can also recommend Heathrow Transmissions as I had my gearbox overhauled there a few years ago and have covered several thousand miles trouble free miles since".

It is worth getting a V8 gearbox and overdrive overhauled or rebuilt by a specialist to make sure it is set up correctly

Any member who has had a V8 gearbox reconditioned and feels able to recommend the specialist, please let the V8 Registrar know so details can be posted on this webpage for the benefit of fellow members.