MOTs Middleport

MOT Test Centre Middleport

Here at Vantage Auto Services, we have a fully equipped and certified MOT test centre. Over the years we have carried out MOT tests for many customers throughout the Middleport area. No matter what type of vehicle you might have, we have carry out an MOT test on it.

All of our MOT tests meet current standards, to ensure your vehicle meets the standard set out by government regulation. MOT tests cover everything from fuel levels to brakes and much more.

If you’re in need of an MOT test in Middleport, then be sure to get in touch with Vantage Auto Services. We have years of experience in the industry and are well-known throughout the local area for the service we provide.

MOTs Middleport

Our MOT Tests

Any car over the age of three years, must have an annual MOT test. MOT testing is designed to check the roadworthiness of your car, ensuring it meets current road safety and environmental standards. Vantage Auto Services is an authorise MOT centre, meaning you can count on us to provide you with a professional service.

On average a vehicle MOT will typically take around 45-60 minutes; depending on how busy the garage is. It’s always advisable to book your car in before your MOT is due to expire, so you can address any issues before he MOT expires. For more information of if you’re in need of an MOT centre in Middleport, then don’t hesitate to contact us.

What Happens During An MOT Test?

MOT tests are designed to ensure your vehicle is safe, which in turn keeps both your and other road users safe. It’s important for all vehicle owners in the Middleport area to have yearly testing carried out. Some of the checks that are carried out during MOT testing are:

  • Tyres and Wheels
  • Seatbelts
  • Body Structure
  • Exhaust and Fuel Emissions
  • Driver Road View
  • Steering
  • Suspension
  • Breaks

Even before an MOT test it’s important to make sure that your vehicle has been well maintained; to help avoid failure. If you’re based in the Middleport area and are in need of an MOT, be sure to book with Vantage Auto Services today.

MOT Test Centre Middleport

Contact Vantage Auto Services for MOTs in Middleport

If you’re vehicles MOT is about to run out, then be sure to get in touch with Vantage Auto Services. We have been offering our MOT testing service to people living in and around the Middleport area for many years. When you choose us your vehicle will be throughly checked to ensure it’s safe to continue driving. With new regulation recently brought into place, it’s important to ensure that your car has been well maintained even before its MOT. To arrange an MOT in Middleport, simply get in touch and one of our team will be happy to assist.

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MOT FAQs

When can I MOT my car?

You can carry out an MOT on your vehicle at any time. If the MOT is taken more than a calendar month before your MOT is due, the new certificate will be valid 12 months after your test date. You can check the MOT status of your vehicle on Gov.uk.

How long does an MOT take?

Typically, a MOT takes between 45 minutes to an hour.

What do I need to bring for an MOT?

The only thing you need on the day of an MOT is the vehicle! You will have already had to pre-book the MOT test. At this point we will require your vehicle registration, the make and the model of your car. On the day of the MOT test, our tester will be able to get the existing MOT details using the DVSA database.

What does MOT stand for?

Ministry of Transport, (MOT) is an annual test of a vehicle, where the safety, road worthiness, and exhaust emissions are examined. Abbreviated to an MOT, a Ministry of Transport test is a legal requirement for all vehicles over three years old and that are being driven on the roads.

Do all vehicles require an MOT?

No. All vehicles that are driven or are parked on a road and are over three years old will require an MOT. However, cars that are parked on a drive or that aren’t in use don’t require an MOT. This vehicle cannot be driven under any circumstances. New vehicles do not require an MOT until they are over three years old. Some vehicles do not require an MOT. The types of vehicles that are exempt from MOT tests include: cars and motorcycles made before 1960, tractors, and vehicles powered by electricity. Lorries, buses and trailers require an Annual Vehicle Test, which is similar to an MOT.