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MG MGB (1962-1980): workshop manuals - service and repair

A manual on your MG MGB (1962-1980)? Here are Haynes and other service and repair manuals covering these MG sports cars. They provide detailed instructions to solve technical problems yourself and to repair or replace parts.

MG MGB Roadster / GT Coupé - 1798 cc (1962-1980) (Jubilee Edition) - Haynes Owners Workshop Manual

Haynes workshop manual on the MG MGB Roadster and GT Coupé.

Petrol engines: 1.8 (1798 cc, BMC B series).

Production years: 1962-1980.

Exclusions: Please note that this manual does not cover the MGB GT V8.
New edition of manual HZ0111MG, published on the occasion of the 50-year jubilee of Haynes, with colour photos and wiring diagrams in colour.

Pages of the book [HY] MG MGB Roadster / GT Coupe - 1798 cc (62-80) (1)

Using photos and step-by-step instructions this Haynes manual on the MG MGB sports cars describes maintenance, repair and overhaul of the engine (valves, camshaft, cylinder head, oil pump, seals and radiator).
It also addresses issues related to the cooling system, heater, fuel system, exhaust, starting and charging system. Furthermore, it covers work on the clutch, gearbox, driveshafts, braking system, suspension, steering gear, body, interior and electrical system.

  • Includes technical specifications, torque wrench settings and troubleshooting tables.
  • Clear and detailed wiring diagrams for easy reference.

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Specs:240 pages, 28 x 21.5 x 2 cm / 11 x 8.5 x 0.79 in, hardback
Illustrations:hundreds of photographs and drawings
Publisher:Haynes Publishing (GB, 2010)
Series:Haynes Owners Workshop Manual (4894)
Book: MG MGB Roadster / GT Coupé - 1798 cc (1962-1980) (Jubilee Edition) - Haynes Owners Workshop Manual

MG MGB Roadster / GT Coupé - 1798 cc (1962-1980) (Jubilee Edition)

Language: English

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MG MGB Roadster / GT Coupé - 1798 cc (1962-1980) - Haynes Service and Repair Manual

Haynes workshop manual on the MG MGB Roadster and MGB GT Coupé.

Petrol engines: 4 cylinders - 1.8 L (1798 cc, BMC B series).

Production years: 1962-1980.

Exclusions: Please note that this manual does not cover the MGB GT V8.

Using photos and step-by-step instructions this Haynes manual on the MG MGB Roadster and MGB GT Coupé describes maintenance, repair and overhaul of the petrol engines (distribution, belts, valves, camshaft, cylinder head, oil pump, seals and radiator).
It also addresses issues related to the heater, fuel system, exhaust, starting and charging system. Furthermore, it covers work on the clutch, gearbox, driveshafts, braking system, suspension, steering gear, body, interior and electrical system.

  • Based on a complete strip-down and rebuild.
  • Includes a maintenance schedule, technical specifications, torque wrench settings and troubleshooting tables.
  • Clear and detailed wiring diagrams for easy reference.

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Specs:256 pages, 27 x 21 x 1.4 cm / 10.6 x 8.25 x 0.55 in, paperback
Illustrations:hundreds of photographs and drawings
Publisher:Haynes Publishing (GB, 2013)
Series:Haynes Service and Repair Manual (0111)
Book: MG MGB Roadster / GT Coupé - 1798 cc (1962-1980) - Haynes Service and Repair Manual

MG MGB Roadster / GT Coupé - 1798 cc (1962-1980)

Language: English

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MG MGB, MGA, MGA 1600, MGA 1600 Mk II - Bucheli Reparaturanleitung

Bucheli Reparaturanleitung for service and repair of the MGA, MGA 1600, MGA 1600 Mk II and MGB.

Pages of the book [0092] MGB, MGA, MGA 1600, MGA 1600 Mk II (1)

This Bucheli repair manual on the MGA, MGA 1600, MGA 1600 Mk II and MGB provides detailed instructions for work on the petrol engines (removal - refitting, crankshaft, connecting rods, pistons, distribution, valves, oil pump, cooling, fuel system).
Covers also the clutch, gearbox (only removal and installation), driveshafts, steering system, front and rear suspension, brakes, electrical system and the exhaust.

  • Includes comprehensive technical data and torque wrench settings.
  • Clear wiring diagrams.

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Specs:96 pages, 28 x 21 cm / 11 x 8.25 in, paperback
Illustrations:numerous photographs and drawings
Publisher:Bucheli Verlag (CH, 2014)
Series:Bucheli Reparaturanleitung (92)
Book: MG MGB, MGA, MGA 1600, MGA 1600 Mk II - Bucheli Reparaturanleitung

MG MGB, MGA, MGA 1600, MGA 1600 Mk II

Language: German

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MG MGB & MGB GT - Mk 2 & Mk 3 (1968-1981) - Owners Workshop Manual

Autobooks guide to servicing, overhaul and repairs on the MG MGB and MGB GT, Mk 2 and Mk 3.

Production years: 1968-1981.

Glove Box Edition on A5-format. Fits in the glovebox.

This Autobooks Owners Workshop Manual on the MG MGB and MGB GT sports cars (Mk 2 and Mk 3 models) provides comprehensive step-by-step instructions for work on the engine, fuel system, ignition and cooling.
Covers also the clutch, gearbox, rear axle, front and rear suspension, steering box, brakes, the electrical system and the body.

  • Includes tables with detailed service data and torque specifications.
  • Complete with wiring diagrams.

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Specs:192 pages, 28 x 21 cm / 11 x 8.25 in, paperback
Illustrations:numerous photographs, drawings and exploded views
Publisher:Autobooks / Brooklands Books (GB, 1996)
Series:Autobooks Owners Workshop Manual (OWM 935 GB)
Book: MG MGB & MGB GT - Mk 2 & Mk 3 (1968-1981) - Owners Workshop Manual

MG MGB & MGB GT - Mk 2 & Mk 3 (1968-1981)

Language: English

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MGB Roadster and GT Coupe - 1.8 L / 110 cu in engine (1962-1980)

Haynes Repair Manual for the MG MGB Roadster and GT Coupé (US and Canadian models).

Gasoline engine: 4 cylinders - 1.8 L (110 cu in)

Model years: 1962-1980.

Exclusions: Please note that this manual does not cover the MGB GT V8.

  • This Haynes workshop manual on the MG MGB Roadster and GT Coupé describes with photos and step-by-step instructions maintenance and repair of the 4-cylinder petrol engine (timing gear, belts, valves, camshaft, cylinder head, oil pump, seals and crankshaft), the cooling system, the heater, the fuel system, the exhaust, the starting and charging system.
  • Covers also work on the clutch, the gearbox (removal and installation), the driveshafts, the braking system, the suspension, the steering gear, the body, the interior and the electrical system.
  • Complete with a maintenance schedule, technical specifications, torque wrench settings and troubleshooting tables.
  • Clear wiring diagrams.
Specs:245 pages, 27 x 21.5 x 1.3 cm / 10.6 x 8.5 x 0.51 in, paperback
Illustrations:numerous photographs and drawings
Publisher:Haynes Publishing (GB, 1989)
Book: MGB Roadster and GT Coupe - 1.8 L / 110 cu in engine (1962-1980)

MGB Roadster and GT Coupe - 1.8 L / 110 cu in engine (1962-1980)

Language: English

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MGA & MGB - Clymer Owner's Workshop Manual

Floyd Clymer manual (reprint) on the MGA and MGB sports cars.

Versions:
- MGA 1500 (1955-1959), MGA 1600 Mk I (1959-1961), MGA 1600 Mk II (1961-1962)
- MGB Mk I (1962-1967) and MGB Mk II (1967-1970).
Also useable for the mechanical components of the last MGB series (1970-1980).

Petrol engines: 1500, 1600 and 1800 cc.

This Clymer repair manual on the MGA and MGB contains extensive information for maintenance, repair and overhaul of all mechanical and electric components.
It covers in detail the 1.5, 1.6 and 1.8 litre petrol engines (removal - refitting, crankshaft, connecting rods, pistons, distribution, valves, oil pump, cooling, fuel system).
It also provides instructions for work on the clutch, gearbox, driveshafts, steering system, front and rear suspension, brakes, the electrical system and the exhaust.

  • Includes technical specifications and torque wrench settings.
  • Clear wiring diagrams.
  • Also features a reproduction of the instruction manual MGB & MGB GT Owners Handbook.
  • Reprint of the original Clymer book from the 1970s.
Author:Floyd Clymer
Specs:474 pages, 21.5 x 14 x 2.6 cm / 8.5 x 5.5 x 1.02 in, paperback
Illustrations:251 photographs and drawings
Publisher:Veloce Press (USA, 2009)
Series:Floyd Clymer Manual Reprint

MGB Step-by-Step Service Guide and Owner's Manual - All Models, First to Last

This service manual for the MGB and MGC offers comprehensive guidance for maintaining Roadster, GT, or V8 models in optimal condition. It includes full-service intervals and step-by-step instructions accompanied by around 300 clear photographs and line drawings, making it suitable for both beginners and experts.

Models covered:
- MGB 1800 cc Roadster and GT, chrome and rubber bumpers
- MGC and MGC GT
- MGB GT V8
- MG RV8.

The manual covers each service interval throughout the vehicle's lifetime, along with regular body maintenance and preservation tips. Helpful chapters on body repairs, buying spares, fault finding, safety, and passing the UK MoT are also provided.
Additionally, it contains trade secrets and tips to enhance reliability and preserve the car's value, which are not typically found in workshop manuals. A unique feature is the Service/Tune-Up Record, allowing owners to maintain a fully documented service history, thus adding value to their MGB.

Author:Lindsay Porter
Specs:128 pages, 28 x 21.5 x 0.7 cm / 11 x 8.5 x 0.28 in, paperback
Illustrations:300+ photographs and drawings
Publisher:Porter Publishing Ltd (Gb, 2016)
Book: MGB Step-by-Step Service Guide and Owner's Manual - All Models, First to Last

MGB Step-by-Step Service Guide and Owner's Manual - All Models, First to Last

Language: English

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MG MGA / MGB & MGB GT (1955-1968) - Owners Workshop Manual

Autobooks guide to servicing, overhaul and repairs on the MG sports cars:
- MGA 1500, MGA 1600, MGA Twin Cam
- MGB and MGB GT.

Production years: 1955-1968.

Glove Box Edition on A5-format. Fits in the glovebox.

This Autobooks Owners Workshop Manual on the MG MGA and MGB Mk 1 sports cars provides comprehensive step-by-step instructions for work on the engine, fuel system, ignition and cooling.
Covers also the clutch, gearbox, rear axle, front and rear suspension, steering box, brakes, the electrical system and the body.

  • Includes tables with detailed service data and torque specifications.
  • Complete with wiring diagrams.

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Specs:186 pages, 21.5 x 14 x 1.1 cm / 8.5 x 5.5 x 0.43 in, paperback
Illustrations:numerous photographs, drawings and exploded views
Publisher:Autobooks / Brooklands Books (GB, 1996)
Series:Autobooks Owners Workshop Manual (OWM 955 GB)
Book: MG MGA / MGB & MGB GT (1955-1968) - Owners Workshop Manual

MG MGA / MGB & MGB GT (1955-1968)

Language: English

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MG MGA & MGB (1955-1968) - Owners Workshop Manual

Autobooks guide to servicing, overhaul and repairs on the MG MGA and MGB.

Production years: 1955-1968.

This Autobooks Owners Workshop Manual on the MG MGA and MGB sports cars provides comprehensive step-by-step instructions for work on the engine, fuel system, ignition and cooling.
Covers also the clutch, gearbox, rear axle, front and rear suspension, steering box, brakes, the electrical system and the body.

  • Includes tables with detailed service data and torque specifications.
  • Complete with wiring diagrams.

Click here to know more about the Autobooks Owners Workshop Manuals

Specs:178 pages, 28 x 21 cm / 11 x 8.25 in, paperback
Illustrations:numerous photographs, drawings and exploded views
Publisher:Autobooks / Brooklands Books (GB, 1991)
Series:Autobooks Owners Workshop Manual (OWM 955)
Book: MG MGA & MGB (1955-1968) - Owners Workshop Manual

MG MGA & MGB (1955-1968)

Language: English

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MG MGB and MGB GT (1968-1981) - Owners Workshop Manual

Autobooks guide to servicing, overhaul and repairs on the MG sports cars:
- MGB Mk 2
- MGB GT Mk 2
- MGB Mk 3
- MGB GT Mk 3.

Production years: 1968-1981.

This Autobooks Owners Workshop Manual on the MG MGB and MGB GT (Mk 2 and Mk 3 models) provides comprehensive step-by-step instructions for work on the engine, fuel system, ignition and cooling.
Covers also the clutch, gearbox, rear axle, front and rear suspension, steering box, brakes, the electrical system and the body.

  • Includes tables with detailed service data and torque specifications.
  • Complete with wiring diagrams.

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Specs:188 pages, 28 x 21 cm / 11 x 8.25 in, paperback
Illustrations:numerous photographs, drawings and exploded views
Publisher:Autobooks / Brooklands Books (GB, 1992)
Series:Autobooks Owners Workshop Manual (OWM 935)
Book: MG MGB and MGB GT (1968-1981) - Owners Workshop Manual

MG MGB and MGB GT (1968-1981)

Language: English

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MG MGB & MGB GT - Official Workshop Manual

English | paperback | 425 p. | 1996

[AKD8468] MG MGB GT V8 Manual Supplement

MG MGB GT V8 Engine Supplement

English | paperback | 116 p. | 1996

MG MGB Tourer, GT and V8 (< 9/1976) - Parts Catalogue

MG MGB Tourer, GT and V8 (up to Sept 1976) - Official Parts Catalogue

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English | paperback | 452 p. | 2017

MG, MGB, Tourer and GT (9/1976 >) - Parts Catalogue

MG, MGB, Tourer and GT (September 1976 on) - Official Parts Catalogue

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English | paperback | 170 p. | 2017

The Complete Official MGB (1975-1980)

The Complete Official MGB (1975-1980) - Driver's Handbook and Workshop Manual

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English | hardback | 304 p. | 2015

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