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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 Bridgend 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 Bridgend (14 found)
Rent-A-Tech Vehicle Services Limited
252 Jobs Completed
Bridgend
4.8 / 5

We pride ourselves on our customer satisfaction and good quality of work. We have been trading for over 12 years with over 20 years' experience from franchised main deale

Bathwick Tyres Bridgend - Team Protyre
100 Jobs Completed
Bridgend
4.9 / 5

Bathwick Tyres - Bridgend - Pen-y-bon - Team Protyre team pride themselves on providing an exceptional level of customer service. The centre joined the Protyre network in

LT Tyres and Autocare
393 Jobs Completed
Bridgend
4.5 / 5

Here at Tyres and autocare, we aim to help our customers save money every way we can. Our established workshop is a newly refurbished unit which is home to 4 tyre bays an

Celtic Tyres Bridgend
85 Jobs Completed
Bridgend
4.5 / 5

The Protyre retail network of garages, a subsidiary of Micheldever UK, has a history of more than 50 years in the tyre industry. Here at Protyre Bridgend, Celtic Tyre

LKF Automotive
55 Jobs Completed
Bridgend
4.8 / 5

Newly established garage, I have 20 yrs experience working in the garage trade. We are BMW and VW trained. We have the desire to make car maintenance as cost effective

Hutchings Hyundai - Bridgend
Member since 04 May 2016
BRIDGEND

As an established Hyundai dealer, we are proud to represent the philosophy of New Thinking, New Possibilities. We believe in challenging conventions, not for the sake

Gravells (Bridgend)
Member since 17 November 2015
Bridgend

Gravells Kia Bridgend is Wales' newest and largest Kia dealership. We provide a sales and after sales service for all Kia vehicles. We also sell Kia approved used cars, a

FRF Motors Bridgend
Member since 29 June 2015
Bridgend

offers professional, competitively priced ownership services, along with exceptional customer service. Our expertly trained staff are on hand to ensure you and your Toyo

BCP Specialists
Member since 20 April 2015
Bridgend

BCP Specialists offer customer’s car servicing and repair's at prices lower than the main dealers thus offering the same high standard customer service that they would ex

LT`S Tyres.
Member since 01 February 2019
Bridgend

LT`S Tyres

SHG Motorsave
Member since 24 April 2015
Bridgend

Welcome to SHG Motorsave - we offer car repairs in Bridgend and surrounding areas thanks to our recovery service. We cater for all makes and models and for all common rep

Bridgend Ford
Member since 30 March 2015
Bridgend

The team to go to for service you can trust, at a price you can count on. Here at Bridgend Ford we aim to provide you with an unrivalled experience when servicing your

1 Stop Auto
Member since 27 September 2011
Pyle

In our well equipped workshop we are able to cope with nearly any kind of work. We have a wide variety of specialist tools and diagnostic equipment to suit most makes and

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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 Bridgend bookings

4.88

8 reviews

How much does a car MOT cost in Bridgend?

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 Bridgend
Car MakeAverage PriceGet Quotes
Ford£43.12
Volkswagen£42.62
Vauxhall£42.24
BMW£42.30
Citroen£42.59
Renault£42.61
Peugeot£42.27
Toyota£42.37
Nissan£42.06
Audi£42.81
Mercedes£42.33
MINI£42.68
Volvo£43.84

This table uses data from quotes provided on WhoCanFixMyCar.com between 28/08/2022 and 26/11/2022.

Car MOT test in Bridgend

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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