Q: What is an MOT test?

A: An MOT test is an annual inspection required by law for most vehicles over three years old in the UK. The test assesses a vehicle’s safety and emissions performance to ensure it meets the minimum standards set by the government.

Q: How long does an MOT test take?

A: The length of an MOT test can vary depending on the vehicle and any issues that are identified. Generally, it takes about an hour to complete an MOT test.

Q: What happens if my vehicle fails the MOT test?

A: If your vehicle fails the MOT test, you will be issued a VT30 certificate outlining the reasons for failure. You will need to have these issues fixed before you can legally drive your vehicle again. We will provide you with a quote for any necessary repairs and can often complete them on the same day.

Q: What should I bring to my MOT test appointment?

A: You should bring your vehicle’s registration documents and any previous MOT certificates, as well as your payment method. You may also want to bring any maintenance records or service history to help our technicians better understand your vehicle’s condition.

Q: How often do I need to have an MOT test?

A: Most vehicles over three years old in the UK require an annual MOT test. However, some vehicles may need to be tested more frequently, such as taxis or private hire vehicles.

Q: How can I schedule an MOT test appointment?

A: You can schedule an appointment online using our booking form or by calling our garage directly. We recommend booking in advance to ensure availability and minimize wait times.