Charminster Garage is an approved VOSA MOT centre for Class 4 and can arrange Class 7 MOT’s with our partnered centre
All vehicles that are 3 years old or older are required by law to have an MOT test. An MOT test is carried out yearly on your vehicle’s safety, roadworthiness and that it meets the environmental standards.
Many people have the misconception that by having an MOT carried out, that their vehicle has been serviced, will be roadworthy until the next MOT and generally does not require any further attention, this is not the case – the MOT should not be treated as a substitute for regular maintenance.
During the MOT we will inspect your vehicle in accordance to the VOSA criteria, to make sure your vehicle meets the legal standards; this doesn’t make assessment to the condition of the engine, clutch or gearbox etc.
New MOT rules came into effect in May 2018, this saw defects being categorised, so what does this mean :-