MOT Testing in Longton, Stoke-on-Trent

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MOT Testing at Auto Mechanix

About MOT Testing

Annual MOT tests are a legal requirement for all cars 3 years of age or older (this period varies for some other vehicle types). This test is to ensure that your vehicle meets the minimum safety & emissions standards required by law - keeping your vehicle safe and environmentally friendly.

Automechanix are a Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency-authorised (DVSA) MOT Testing station, so our specialist MOT testers can carry out a comprehensive inspection of your vehicle to ensure that it meets all recommended safety standards.

The DVSA issue a required list of items* to check on an MOT test. This list includes the following:

  • Steering control.
  • Steering system.
  • Power steering.
  • Suspension - general.
  • Front suspension, front wheel bearings and driveshafts.
  • Rear suspension and rear wheel bearings.
  • Shock absorbers.
  • Parking brake lever mechanism.
  • Hand operated brake control valves.
  • Service brake control.
  • Anti-lock braking system.
  • Mechanical brake components.
  • Hydraulic, air and vacuum systems.
  • Brake performance.
  • Drivers view of the road.
  • Wipers.
  • Washers.
  • Windscreen.
  • Audible warning (horn).
  • Exhaust system.
  • Exhaust emissions Petrol & diesel.
  • General condition of vehicle.
  • Vehicle structure.
  • Body security.
  • Body condition.
  • Doors.
  • Load security.
  • Spare wheel and carrier.
  • Seats.
  • Seatbelts.
  • Mirrors.
  • Fuel system.
  • Registration plates and VIN details.
  • Front and rear position lamps, rear registration plate.
  • lamps, rear fog.
  • Lamps.
  • Headlamps.
  • Stoplamps.
  • Rear reflectors.
  • Direction indicators and hazard warning devices.
  • Headlamp aim.

* This list is not exhaustive

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01782 599991

Auto Mechanix
Melville Road,

  • 01782 599991

  • Auto Mechanix
    Melville Road,
    ST3 4PZ

  • Mon-Fri : 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
    Saturday : 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
    Sunday : 10:00 am - 4:00 pm