Book Your MOT for £35

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Branches that carry out MOT's

MOT Class 4 (cars and vehicles under 3.5 tons)

Derby (Alfreton road), Burton On Trent, Newark, Melton Mowbray, Coalville, Nottingham, Giltbrook, Sutton in Ashfield, Ripley and Ashby de la Zouch.

MOT Class 5 (Private passenger vehicles 13-16 seats/minibuses)

Derby (Alfreton road), Melton Mowbray, Giltbrook,Sutton In Ashfield and Ashby de la Zouch

MOT Class 7 (vehicles over 3.5 tons)

Derby (Alfreton road), Burton On Trent, Melton Mowbray, Giltbrook, Sutton In Ashfield & Ashby de la Zouch

Please note: ETS website vouchers cannot be used when booking online as discount/ voucher has already been applied. 

All MOT prices are VAT exempt.

 *£35 price includes a free retest if carried out within 10 days

 

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Car MOT

Class 4 MOT - Cars and small Vans - Up to 3 Tonne

 

Van MOT

Class 7 MOT - Large Vans LWB - 3-3.5 Tonne

What the MOT test includes

The MOT looks at some important items on your car to see that they meet key legal requirements at the time of the test.

Components to be inspected

Body or vehicle structure and general items

Free from excessive corrosion or damage in specific areas. No sharp edges likely to cause injury. Towbars for security, condition, inappropriate repairs or modification. Correct operation of 13 pin electrical socket. Speedometer condition and operation. Engine mountings.

Fuel system

No leaks. Security and condition of pipes or hoses. Fuel cap fastens and seals securely. Note the fuel cap will need to be opened. Make sure the key is available.

Exhaust emissions

Vehicle meets the requirements for exhaust emissions, dependent on the age and fuel type of the vehicle.

Exhaust system

Secure. Complete. Catalyst missing where one was fitted as standard. Without serious leaks and is not too noisy.

Seat belts

All the seat belts fitted are checked for type, condition, operation and security. All mandatory seat belts must be in place. Check of the malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) for air bags and seat belt pre tensioners.

Seats

Driver's seat can be adjusted. All seats for security and seat backs can be secured in the upright position.

Doors

Latch securely in closed position. Front doors should open from inside and outside the vehicle. Rear doors should open from outside the vehicle. Hinges and catches for security and condition.

Mirrors

Minimum number required, condition and security.

Load security

Boot or tailgate can be secured in the closed position.

Brakes

Condition including inappropriate repairs or modifications, operation and performance (efficiency test). Note the removal of the road wheels and trims are not part of the test. ABS or electronic stability control (ESC) where fitted. Check of the MIL for ABS, electronic stability control, electronic park brake and brake fluid warning.

Tyres and wheels

Condition, security, tyre size and type and tread depth. Spare tyres are not inspected. Note: vehicles first used on or after 1 January 2012 - check of the MIL for tyre pressure monitoring.

Registration plates

Condition, security, colour, characters correctly formed and spaced.

Lights

Condition, operation including HID and LED headlamps for cleaning, self levelling and security. Headlamp aim. Main beam warning light.

Bonnet

Securely latches in the closed position.

Wipers and washers

Operate to give the driver a clear view ahead.

Windscreen

Condition and driver’s view of the road.

Horn

Correct operation and of suitable type.

Steering and suspension

Condition, steering oil level, operation, a check for inappropriate repairs or modification including corrosion to power steering pipes or hoses. Operation of steering lock mechanism. Check of the MIL for electronic power steering and steering lock.

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