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An MOT test is an annual legal requirement for all cars over 3 years old. You car MOT ensures car safety, functionality and legality by checking all the vehicle’s major components for faults. With so many MOT test centres in Birmingham on our network, securing a good deal for your MOT test is made simple with WhoCanFixMyCar.

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Top garages for MOT in Birmingham (384 found)
IN'n'OUT Autocentres Wednesbury
2934 Jobs Completed
Wednesbury
4.2 / 5

At IN’n’OUT Autocentres we offer fixed prices MOTs and Servicing for any make and model of car with no hidden extras. We are proud to be a ‘Which? Trusted Trader’ so we a

Netherton Motor Company Ltd.
17 Jobs Completed
Dudley
4.3 / 5

Millennium Mobile mechanics
811 Jobs Completed
Birmingham
4.9 / 5

Independent recovery and mobile mechanic with over 20 years of experience with car mechanics. Based in Erdington Birmingham, I offer reasonable prices for all jobs and

ATS Euromaster - Halesowen
Jobs Completed
Halesowen
4.7 / 5

At ATS Euromaster you’ll find everything you need to keep your car in peak, roadworthy condition including servicing, tyres and checks. This is all backed by our team of

Crossroads Garage (Lye) Ltd
78 Jobs Completed
Stourbridge
4.8 / 5

We're a modern workshop with the latest diagnostic software covering most makes and models, with experience in the trade of 15+ years - we know to fix your car and proper

Bridge Street Service Centre
93 Jobs Completed
Halesowen
5.0 / 5

Bridge Street Automotive Service Center is renowned for first-rate auto repairs and maintenance services. You can always count on exceptional engine and transmission work

Formula One Autocentres - Blackheath
365 Jobs Completed
Halesowen
3.7 / 5

Established in 1974, Formula One Autocentres set out with a mission to deliver a completely new fast-fit experience to its customers. This would feature clean, modern pre

Jarmark Cars
11 Jobs Completed
Wednesbury
4.5 / 5

Hayers Motor Repairs ltd
879 Jobs Completed
Wednesbury
4.7 / 5

I have 30+ years experience in the motor trade most of it I have worked for kwikfit for 25 years. We take pride in the work we do. All work fully guaranteed with the best

Sakis Auto Centre
581 Jobs Completed
Warwick Road
4.0 / 5

Sakis Auto Centre

Auto Works Service Centre Ltd
1054 Jobs Completed
Birmingham
4.9 / 5

Welcome to Auto Works, where Quality & Trust come as Standard. We aim to offer friendly, honest & personal advice to all our customers. We offer a quality

Vagtec Motors
91 Jobs Completed
West Bromwich
5.0 / 5

Your premier garage in West Bromwich for MOT Testing, Servicing, Repairs and Tyres, specialising in German Cars but welcoming all. Located just off Tunnel Road we provide

Shaft Motors Ltd
346 Jobs Completed
Bilston
4.9 / 5

Looking for a local garage you can trust for service, repairs or Diagnostics on your car? We are happy to help you with your needs by giving you a very efficient work, re

Junction 1 autos
22 Jobs Completed
Birmingham
5.0 / 5

Chemix Autocentres - Halesowen
205 Jobs Completed
Halesowen
4.1 / 5

With more than 50 years in the tyre and automotive business, Chemix Autocentres Halesowen know what our customers need and that's what Chemix Autocentres Halesowen try to

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Frequently asked questions
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What is a MOT test?

An MOT is a service/test which every car is legally required to have carried out every 12 months. It ensures that your car is functioning, safe and of course legal to drive.
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How much is an MOT?

The maximum MOT test price that a garage can charge is set by the Driver Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA). Currently, the maximum cost is set at £54.85 for cars and caravans.
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When is my car’s MOT due?

If you have bought a used car recently, an MOT certificate from the previous owner will be included in the documents you receive when you buy the car, this will inform you of the next due date. If you can’t find your certificate, the website www.vehicleenquiry.service.gov.uk will help you find out when your next test is due. If your car is new, it will be required after three years.
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What does a MOT check?

It includes an inspection of the following:
  • Screenwash
  • Wiper blades
  • Beam patterns
  • Exhaust and engine mounts
  • Brake pad levels
  • Suppression joints and brushes
  • Lights
  • Tread depth
  • Suspension levels
  • Corrosion of the suspension mounts
  • Engine exhaust emissions
  • CO2 and CO3 emissions and hydrocarbon emissions
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How can I check my MOT history?

You can check this at https://mot-history.net/. This new government service allows you to check the history of any car from just putting in the vehicle make and registration number.
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What can fail a MOT?

The most common reasons why cars fail their MOT are:
  • worn seatbelts
  • windscreen chips
  • incorrect beam pattern
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  • insufficient tyre tread depth
  • faulty registration plate lamps
  • damaged wiper blades
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What should I do if my car fails its MOT?

You’ll be issued with a VT30 Certificate stating why the car failed. There is no time limit before a retest can be booked, and the garage will normally offer to carry out the required repairs. Therefore, you should undertake any necessary repairs pointed out by the garage to ensure a pass certificate.
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How often should I get a MOT?

Your car should go in for its MOT annually, unless of course it was bought and registered as brand new. If this is the case it is only required after three years of its registration, but after that point it should be taken in yearly like other cars.

Average rating for  MOT in Birmingham bookings

4.69

215 reviews

How much does a car MOT cost in Birmingham?

The maximum cost for an MOT is £54.85, garages cannot charge more than this. However, many garages charge less than this, the average quote on WhoCanFixMyCar.com is around £40.


MOT Cost by Car Make in Birmingham
Car MakeAverage PriceGet Quotes
Ford£39.76
Vauxhall£39.80
Volkswagen£39.81
Mercedes£39.89
BMW£39.88
Audi£40.11
Peugeot£39.76
Nissan£40.22
Toyota£40.11
Citroen£39.75
Renault£40.13
MINI£39.43
Volvo£39.82

This table uses data from quotes provided on WhoCanFixMyCar.com between 20/05/2022 and 18/08/2022.

Birmingham MOT Test

An MOT is a service/test which every car is legally required to have carried out every 12 months.

You don’t need to take your car for three years if you buy and register it as brand new. However, as soon as the three years are up, it is a legal requirement that you take your car for the test yearly.

A cars roadworthiness will be checked during the MOT, with each major component inspected by a trained professional. A garage has to have authorisation from the DVSA to carry out the test.


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