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MOT Retest

MOT retest free at Autocar

What happens if my vehicle fails an MOT test?

If your vehicle does not pass the MOT test the examiner will give you a record sheet containing details of the faults which will have to be repaired for the retest. You can book a free retest within 14 days of failing the full test, otherwise you will have to pay the full fee again.

The items listed below consistently appear in the top 12 reasons for vehicle test failure.

  • Failure reason category
  • Brake system
  • Suspension system
  • Electrical system: including battery; lights; wiring; horn; wipers; washers
  • Brakes Performance: including Efficiency imbalance.
  • Body and chassis: including attachments
  • Wheels, tyres & hubs
  • Steering system
  • Headlamp alignment
  • Vehicle interior: including seats; seat belts and anchorage; speedometer; mirrors; windscreen and windows
  • Fuel and exhaust system
  • Plates: including registration plate and VIN plate

To book your vehicle in for an free MOT retest,

call us on 01283 550955.

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