Tips for passing the MOT

Registration Plate - ensure it is secure and not obscured
Horn - check it operates effectively
Lights -  all lights are checked for operation and security. Do headlamps dazzle?
Tow Bars - ensure all components are secure, free from damage nor missing
Steering - check for ‘free play. The steering wheel will be failed if it hampers proper control or likely to cause the driver injury.
Bonnet catch -  can it be secured in the closed position?

Holiday Checks

Prior to taking your vehicle on long journeys, we would recommend that you check the following

  • Tyre condition and pressures
  • Oil levels
  • Radiator level
  • Screen wash level Holiday Checks
  • All bulbs working
  • Brake fluid levels
  • Power steering level
  • Coolant levels
  • Battery test
  • Condition of wiper blades