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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 Exeter 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 Exeter (52 found)
Cazoo - Exeter
212 Jobs Completed
Exter
4.1 / 5

Cazoo Provides servicing, MOT testing and repairing for all makes and models. Our wealth of experiencing providing car sales and aftersales care ensures that our customer

TREADS TYRES AUTOS EXETER LTD
231 Jobs Completed
Exeter
4.7 / 5

Here at Marsh tyres We pride ourselves on our commitment to provide a professional and speedy service at all times, whilst maintaining the highest quality of work with un

Foxhayes Garage
81 Jobs Completed
Exeter
1.8 / 5

Established in 1981 based in Exeter, Foxhayes garage is a family owned and run business and between our team of highly trained technicians/mechanics have over 100 years o

Protyre - Exeter
272 Jobs Completed
Exeter
4.1 / 5

Protyre has a history going back over 50 years in the tyre industry and at Exeter Protyre we pride ourselves on the level of service we provide to our customers. All our

Marsh Garages
36 Jobs Completed
Exeter
5.0 / 5

At Marsh Garages we understand how much you rely on your vehicle and need peace of mind when it comes to keeping your vehicle on the road, which is why our Aftersales ser

T&R Car Services located Unit 17, City Industrial Estate, Haven Road Exeter EX2 8DD
67 Jobs Completed
Exeter
4.7 / 5

We are local, independent garage offering vehicle maintenance, MOT tests, repairs, diagnostics, tyres sales and much more. We are a friendly team committed to 100% custo

Radical Auto Services Ltd
135 Jobs Completed
Exminster, Exeter
5.0 / 5

Here at Radical we pride ourselves on the high standard of work performed by mechanics. Our technicians are also all certified by the IMI so you can rest assured that y

Palmers Garage.
8 Jobs Completed
Exmouth
5.0 / 5

Independent Exmouth Garage and Ford Specialists. Palmers Garage are an Independent workshop offering a truly personal service to the Exmouth community and further afie

Williams Motors Limited
20 Jobs Completed
Exeter
5.0 / 5

Williams Motors Limited is an independent garage based on the popular trading estate of Marsh Barton in Exeter. We pride ourselves on high quality repairs with a more

Tune Up South West
3 Job Completed
Exeter
5.0 / 5

Do you need a mobile mechanic service across Devon? I have been in the trade for over 38 years, and I have served my time as opposed to going down the academic route.

Mobile Mechanic Bohdan
3 Job Completed
Exeter
5.0 / 5

Mobile Mechanic who has been serving the local community 25 years

Renault Exeter
1 Job Completed
Exeter
5.0 / 5

Welcome to Renault Exeter. Established from a single motor retail dealership in Bristol Street, Birmingham nearly 100 years ago, Bristol Street Motors has grown to become

Adams Auto Ltd
39 Jobs Completed
Exmouth
1.8 / 5

We are an established local independent garage and are proud to be members of Autofirst Network – a nationwide network of independent garages operating to the Network’s 6

Kynastons Autoservices
Member since 22 February 2019
Exeter

Kynastons Autoservices is a long running (est. 1973) independent garage based in Exeter. With over 120 years' experience, our tight knit team of mechanics is primed to ta

Best Tyres Autocentre LTD
Member since 14 December 2020
exeter

We have two branches within Exeter City centre. Verney street for all your tyres and quick fix and service works. Well street for all major servicing and optional c

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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 Exeter bookings

4.56

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How much does a car MOT cost in Exeter?

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 Exeter
Car MakeAverage PriceGet Quotes
Vauxhall£41.00
Ford£40.77
Volkswagen£42.25
Nissan£41.61
Audi£38.62
BMW£43.13
Renault£37.44
Toyota£42.24
Citroen£38.60
Peugeot£41.53
MINI£36.74
Mercedes£36.70
Volvo£39.36

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

Exeter 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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