At Make It Build It we have a vast technical knowledge for all things radio controlled, with over 30 years experience shared by our workshop team we can be sure to get you back up and running with your radio controlled vehicle.

RC Repairs, Upgrades and Servicing

Bashed a little to hard? Maybe your RC just needs a freshen up to get rid of those rattles and get back on track? Worse still, maybe the electrical gremlins are on the rampage and you just can't quite figure it out!  Whatever the issue, get in touch and we'll see what we can do.

We cover everything from minor repairs through to full strip down overhauls and powerplant installations.  If your rc vehicle is damaged or just not running right then it's better to get it sorted straight away rather than leave it to get worse and ultimately more expensive. Our workshop team have a wide range of experience and they're not just staff, they're enthusiasts too running everything from box stock RTRs over to experimental 'projects'. We'll be on hand throughout to help and keep you updated.

Sumbit your enquiry using the link above and we'll be in touch to arrange either shipping it in or getting you to drop it off in store.  Having a dedicated workshop teams mean we can offer a great turnaround time and get you back up and running as soon as possible subject to parts availability.

Why Us?

We have 30+ years combined experience with repairs and maintaining a whole host of rc cars and other vehicles, as well as that we have a passion for all things radio controlled as we know the enjoyment you get out of your remote controlled vehicle. We pride ourselves on a customer first experience, an experience that you certainly won't forget. You're in good hands with Make It Build It, we're confident our expert workshop team will have you back up and running in no time.

The Steps


Fill out the enquiry form by clicking HERE or on any of the 'Enquire' buttons on the page.


We'll get in contact and let you know what needs sending/dropping in.  You can ship it yourself, we can arrange a pre-paid drop off label for you or if you're close enough then you're welcome to drop it in to our store.


Once it has arrived here then you'll receive a notification off us and we'll proceed with the initial inspection.


Once inspected you will be contacted by our workshop with a quotation, if accepted then the repair will be carried out as soon as possible


Before we ship things back to you we'll give it a full check over and test to ensure your vehicle arrives back with you fully functional.


Once we're happy that it's all good you will receive notification your RC vehicle is on its way back to you with all items included and on our next day service.

Drop Off & Shipping Options

If you're local to us then feel free to bring your Radio Control vehicle by for a service or to book it in for an inspection and repair/upgrade.  If not then it's not a problem, we can arrange a label for you to drop it off to your local UPS Drop Off Point, there are thousands around the UK or give you the details to arrange a shipment yourself.  Just remember to get in touch first so we can let you know what to include in the parcel alongside the all important details for us to be able to get in touch once it arrives safely.

Contacting us

If you have a fault you'd like us to look at or just looking for a service to increase the performance and lifespan of your rc then send it in to us and we will be sure to help, please click through below and contact us with as much information as possible about your remote controlled vehicle and any faults that you need looking at. After that we will be in touch as soon as possible to discuss your repair or maintenance appointment.



PLEASE NOTE: CHARGES APPLY ON OUR UPS DROP OFF & RETURN SERVICE.  THESE CHARGES ARE VALID FOR THE MAJORITY OF THE MAINLAND UK BUT MAY BE SUBJECT TO CHANGE DEPENDING ON LOCATION.
Having trouble with getting in touch? email us at enquiries@makeitbuildit.co.uk