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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 Gloucester 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 Gloucester (91 found)
Bishop Autos Mobile Mechanic
930 Jobs Completed
Gloucester
4.8 / 5

Bishop autos a local mobile mechanic business set up in 2014 we are a company specialising in the mobile repair, maintenance and computer diagnostics of today’s vehicle

Protyre Gloucester (Woodrow Way)
239 Jobs Completed
Gloucester
4.8 / 5

Bathwick Tyres - Gloucester - Team Protyre joined the Protyre network in 2018. The centre specialises in mechanical repairs as well as supplying and fitting tyres for car

Davis & Sons Workshop
16 Jobs Completed
Longhope
5.0 / 5

Formula One Autocentres - Gloucester
788 Jobs Completed
Gloucester
3.8 / 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

treeway motor reapirs
3 Job Completed
Gloucester
5.0 / 5

T L Automotive Services Ltd
843 Jobs Completed
Gloucester
4.1 / 5

Here at TL Automotive we are a friendly and trusted independent garage dedicated to providing sensational service to you and your vehicle. We are here to build solid a

The French Car Centre
52 Jobs Completed
Cheltenham
4.4 / 5

Protyre Gloucester (Bristol Rd)
462 Jobs Completed
Gloucester
4.9 / 5

Opened in 2000, Protyre Gloucester is located on the Bristol Road, Gloucester's very own tyre alley and is ideally located on one of the key routes into the centre of Glo

Automann Ltd
276 Jobs Completed
Gloucestershire
3.4 / 5

I have been in the motor trade since I left school, I have recently gone self employed, I use state of the art diagnostic equipment (MAC TOOLS). I specialise in diagnost

Formula One Autocentres - Cheltenham
781 Jobs Completed
Cheltenham
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

Trade N Save Centre
4 Job Completed
Gloucester
5.0 / 5

With over 25 years used car and Renault experience, Rob Thomas leads the team at Gloucester’s Independent Renault Specialists ‘Trade ‘n’ Save’. His focus on customer s

Vehicle Solutions Cheltenham
692 Jobs Completed
Cheltenham
4.8 / 5

We've been providing a complete range of services for your vehicle since 1997 and have helped thousands of happy clients across Cheltenham and Gloucestershire. We have

Shire Cars Ltd, Bosch Car Service
56 Job Completed
Cheltenham
4.0 / 5

We are a Bosch Car Service and MOT Centre. This provides you with the confidence to know we are a certified garage working with Bosch to provide you a set standard of wor

Cotswold Mobile Mechanics & Engineering
148 Jobs Completed
Cheltenham
4.5 / 5

A family company specialising in the mobile repair, maintenance and mechanics of all types of vehicle. Because we are fully mobile we can service or repair your vehicl

Kings Auto Centre
35 Jobs Completed
Stonehouse
5.0 / 5

"Kings Auto Centre is a professional and reliable motor service and repair facility, we provide: private and commercial servicing (warranty approved), MOT testing for car

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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 Gloucester bookings

4.45

55 reviews

How much does a car MOT cost in Gloucester?

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 Gloucester
Car MakeAverage PriceGet Quotes
Ford£50.00
Vauxhall£50.05
Volkswagen£49.29
Audi£49.90
Nissan£49.54
Toyota£50.36
BMW£50.28
Mercedes£48.90
Peugeot£49.48
Renault£48.89
MINI£49.98
Citroen£49.19
Volvo£50.80

This table uses data from quotes provided on WhoCanFixMyCar.com between 25/02/2024 and 25/05/2024.

Booking a car MOT test in Gloucester

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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