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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 Cambridge 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 Cambridge (68 found)
C S S Mechanics
389 Jobs Completed
Cambridge
4.8 / 5

Css mechanics was started over 20 years ago as a mobile mechanic and has been growing stronger and stronger every day we now have a full workshop and still do jobs out an

Cam Garage LTD
39 Jobs Completed
Cambridge
4.8 / 5

Cambridge Smart Cars
524 Jobs Completed
Fulbourn
4.7 / 5

Cambridge Smart Cars LTD are a used car dealer and autocentre based in Fulbourn, Cambridge. We are proud to offer you a full range of services which include vehicle MOT,

Cambridge Performance Tyres
268 Jobs Completed
Cambridge
3.7 / 5

The Cambridge Performance Tyres centre was acquired by Protyre in 2007 along with the centre at Stortford. Originally setup to serve the performance tyre community it is

Station Garage Service Ltd
16 Job Completed
Meldreth
5.0 / 5

"Family Run Business MOT's, Competitive deals on Tyres, Diagnostic Engine Management, Fleet and Car Servicing -all makes and models, Welding to MOT standards"

Formula One Autocentres - Cambridge (Histon Road)
255 Jobs Completed
Cambridge
3.5 / 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

B2B Automotive
86 Jobs Completed
Royston
4.7 / 5

B2B Automotive specialises in small and large fleet service and maintenance. With our trained technicians and strict approach to time keeping we keep service/repairs

Formula One Autocentres - Cambridge (Barnwell Road)
215 Jobs Completed
Cambridge
3.6 / 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

A G Toft Garage Ltd
73 Jobs Completed
Bourn
4.4 / 5

We are a family run garage in the village of Bourn, Cambs. Our team collectively has over 100 years of experience and is dedicated to delivering every customer an outsta

Autoservice
24 Jobs Completed
STAPLEFORD
5.0 / 5

Autoservice is located in Stapleford, just outside Cambridge. We are a local independent garage offering servicing, repairs and MOT’s to most make and models of cars.

IN'n'OUT - Cambridge
110 Jobs Completed
Cambridge
3.6 / 5

Concorde Auto Centre's Cambridge branch is your local choice if you are looking for all your car's mechanical needs. Whether you are looking to have new tyres fitted, e

M-Tech Auto Care
24 Jobs Completed
Cambridge
4.4 / 5

My name is Mike and I've been a fully qualified vehicle technician for over 12 years, starting out my apprenticeship within the VAG network and gaining multiple accredita

Fast Fix Motors
87 Jobs Completed
Cambridge
4.7 / 5

We are a Independent Garage who does all sorts of Car mechanical works.we have fully qualified team that can do the right job with right tools for the right money.also we

Station Road Garage (Histon) Ltd
1 Job Completed
Cambridge
5.0 / 5

Station Road Garage, located in Histon, is an established garage that has been trading for four years and has four fully qualified technicians at your disposal! We foc

Station Garage Services ltd
4 Jobs Completed
Royston
5.0 / 5

Station Garage is a family run village garage which offers everything from small trailer tyres to large vehicle engine rebuilds. MOT's, Servicing and repairs all carried

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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 Cambridge bookings

4.31

16 reviews

How much does a car MOT cost in Cambridge?

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 Cambridge
Car MakeAverage PriceGet Quotes
Ford£44.36
Mercedes£44.02
Toyota£45.89
Vauxhall£45.70
BMW£48.20
Nissan£45.02
Volkswagen£45.20
Citroen£39.54
Audi£44.41
Renault£46.70
Volvo£48.46
MINI£43.43
Peugeot£47.48

This table uses data from quotes provided on WhoCanFixMyCar.com between 07/07/2022 and 05/10/2022.

Cambridge 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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