Kents Official Lotus Service Centre

As Kent’s Official Lotus Service Centre, we offer the only official Lotus Service in the South East. By using only genuine OE parts, the latest diagnostics and factory recommended service schedules, our factory trained Lotus technicians are able to perform your Lotus Service to the highest standard.

Maidstone Sports Cars have spent many years as a Lotus specialist, meaning all workshop staff have had wide ranging experience working with the Lotus Elan, Lotus Esprit, Lotus Elise, Lotus Exige, Lotus Europa & Lotus Evora. As a Lotus Heritage Repairer, we undertake all aspects of repair and service work required.

Series 3 Models A Service B Service
Lotus Evora S / Lotus Exige S £330 £430
Lotus Evora £325 £425
Lotus Elise 1.8 £260 £320
Lotus Elise 1.6 £220 £280
Series 2 Models A Service B Service C Service
Lotus Exige S / Lotus Exige Cup / Lotus 2-Eleven £260 £320 N/A
Lotus Elise SC £260 £320 N/A
Lotus Elise S £240 £300 N/A
Lotus Elise 111R / Lotus Elise R / Lotus Exige S2 £240 £300 N/A
Lotus Europa S / Lotus Europa SE £285    
Lotus Elise 111S £220 £320 £600
Series 1 & Older Models A Service B Service C Service
Lotus Elise S1 111S £220 £320 £600
Lotus Elise S1/S2, Lotus Exige S1 £220 £320 £585
Lotus Elan M100 £200 £300 £600
Lotus Esprit V8 £350 £875 £1500
Lotus 340R £220 £320 £895
HondaElise [Normally Aspirated] £270 £425 N/A
HondaElise [Supercharged] £270 £450 N/A
Optional Extras Price
Coolant Change £60
Brake Fluid Change £60
MOT Test £54.85
Lotus Exige V6 Auxiliary Belt Change £270
Geometry Setup From £140

All prices include labour, parts and VAT.

A service stamp from Maidstone Sports Car not only assures peace of mind, it also ensures vehicle provenance with approval from lotus cars

Each Lotus service should be performed either within 1000 miles (1600 km’s) of the stipulated mileage and within one year from the previous service and specified service time gap, whichever occurs first.

If you own a classic Lotus, please visit our Classic Lotus Servicing page.

Service Schedule

Rover K Series

Service Type A B A C A B A C A B A C
Year 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Miles 9000 18000 27000 36000 45000 54000 63000 72000 81000 90000 99000 108000

Toyota

Service Type A A B A A B A A B A A B
Year 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Miles 9000 18000 27000 36000 45000 54000 63000 72000 81000 90000 99000 108000

What’s Included in a Rover K Series Service?

Service Item A Service B Service C Service
Renew Engine Oil & Filter x x x
Inspect Engine & Transmission for Leaks x x x
Check Transmission Oil Level x x x
Renew Air Filter   x x
Renew Spark Plugs   x x
Inspect Auxiliary Drive Belt Condition   x x
Renew Cam Belt     x
Renew Fuel Filter     x
Connect 'Lotus Check' Scanner Tool & Run Pre-Test x x x
Inspect & Record Tailpipe CO x x x
Inspect Cooling System for Damage & Leaks, Clean Radiator Fins x x x
Check Coolant Level x x x
Inspect Handbrake Adjustment x x x
Inspect Operation of Brakes & Warning Lights x x x
Inspect Brake Pad Thickness & Disk Condition x x x
Inspect Brake Hoses, Pipes & Hydraulics x x x
Check Brake Fluid Level x x x
Check Condition of Front & Rear Suspension x x x
Inspect Dampers for Leaks & Performance x x x
Inspect Front & Rear Wheel Bearings for Play x x x
Inspect Condition of Driveshaft Gaiters x x x
Check Steering Ball Joints & Gaiters x x x
Inspect Steering Wheel Free Play x x x
Inspect Tyre Condition & Set Pressures x x x
Check Battery Terminal Condition x x x
Inspect Operation of All Lights x x x
Inspect Operation of All Electrical Equipment x x x
Check Adjustment of Hinges/Latches, Lubricate Door Check Plate x x x
Inspect Operation & Condition of Seat Belts x x x
Top Up Screen Wash x x x
Renew Alarm Transmitter Batteries x x x

What’s Included in a Toyota Service?

Service Item A Service B Service
Renew Engine Oil & Filter x x
Inspect Engine & Transmission for Leaks x x
Check Transmission Oil Level x x
Renew Air Filter   x
Renew Spark Plugs   x
Renew Fuel Filter   x
Inspect Auxiliary Drive Belt Condition   x
Connect Lotus TechCentre and Scan for Fault Codes & ECU Programme Level x x
Print Engine History & Performance Reports x x
Inspect & Record Tailpipe CO x x
Inspect Cooling System for Damage & Leaks, Clean Radiator Fins x x
Check Coolant Level x x
Inspect Handbrake Adjustment x x
Inspect Operation of Brakes & Warning Lights x x
Inspect Brake Pad Thickness & Disk Condition x x
Inspect Brake Hoses, Pipes & Hydraulics x x
Check Brake Fluid Level x x
Check Condition of Front & Rear Suspension x x
Inspect Dampers for Leaks & Performance x x
Inspect Front & Rear Wheel Bearings for Play x x
Inspect Condition of Driveshaft Gaiters x x
Check Steering Ball Joints & Gaiters x x
Inspect Steering Wheel Free Play x x
Inspect Tyre Condition & Set Pressures x x
Check Battery Terminal Condition x x
Inspect Operation of All Lights x x
Inspect Operation of All Electrical Equipment x x
Check Adjustment of Hinges/Latches, Lubricate Door Check Plate x x
Inspect Operation & Condition of Seat Belts x x
Top Up Screen Wash x x
Renew Alarm Transmitter Batteries x x