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Top garages for MOT in Peterborough (69 found)
IN'n'OUT Autocentres Peterborough
1435 Jobs Completed
Peterborough
4.4 / 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

K-Tech Automotive Peterborough
773 Jobs Completed
Peterborough
4.1 / 5

K Tech Automotive was established in November 2020, Opening our first workshop in Bretton offering all types of vehicle servicing and repairs. Soon expanding to offering

ATD Vehicle Specialists LTD
104 Jobs Completed
PETERBOROUGH
5.0 / 5

At ATD Vehicle Specialists LTD, we are a German Car Specialist with dealership diagnostics equipment. We are passionate about the services we offer. No matter the problem

Mr Tyre Ltd - Peterborough
488 Jobs Completed
Peterborough
4.9 / 5

Mr Tyre Ltd was established in 1971 at Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham in the West Midlands with one store. We now operate a total of 34 strategically placed fitting centres

Smart Fit Auto Centre
181 Jobs Completed
Peterborough
4.1 / 5

.Smartfit Auto centres Have been servicing cars for a number of years and have built up an excellent reputation within the for providing quality, value, and service from

HBM Motor Garage
277 Jobs Completed
Peterborough
4.9 / 5

HBM Motor Garage are your local independent garage based in Boongate, Peterborough. The garage is owned and managed by myself, Andris, a fully qualified technician with

Formula One Autocentres - Peterborough
344 Jobs Completed
Fengate, Peterborough
4.1 / 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

Cartell Mot And Service Limited
12 Jobs Completed
Peterborough
4.9 / 5

Cartell have been providing excellent customer service and support to the motorists of Peterborough for the last 40 years, recently under new ownership but the staff have

SKS Auto Services Ltd
109 Jobs Completed
Peterborough
4.8 / 5

SKS Auto Services, owned by good friends and business partners Bradley Dawson and Nathan Hinks was established in 2005 and has a reputation for professionalism, technical

Smiths Hyundai
2 Job Completed
PETERBOROUGH
5.0 / 5

Smiths Hyundai is a Main Dealer as part of the long established Smiths Motor Group in Peterborough. We have been trading for over 50 years and proud to still be a famil

T&T Vehicle sales
7 Jobs Completed
Peterborough
5.0 / 5

We are a well-established car sales and repair centre based in Werrington, Peterborough. Our team have a wealth of experience in a variety of mechanical repairs and alway

Stoneacre Peterborough
6 Jobs Completed
Eastern Industry
4.4 / 5

Stoneacre Peterborough is part of one of the country's fastest growing motor groups. The company was first incorporated on the 21st December 1994 and started off as a use

Eye Car Care Peterborough
10 Job Completed
peterborough
4.0 / 5

"WHY TAKE MY CAR TO EYE CAR CARE THAN A DEALER? Here at Eye Car Care we want to be your No 1 choice for all your vehicle maintenance and we believe that with our speciali

AB Motors
39 Jobs Completed
peterborough
4.0 / 5

We are a family run business and have been established in Peterborough since 1982. Our Garage Services include MOT’s, car servicing and Repairs. MOT’s at A B Motors a

M & N VehicleServices Ltd
10 Jobs Completed
Peterborough
4.8 / 5

"M & N Vehicle Services Ltd are an independent workshop that can service and repair any make of car, van or truck. We provide complete fleet support or single vehicle

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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 Peterborough bookings

4.53

72 reviews

How much does a car MOT cost in Peterborough?

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 Peterborough
Car MakeAverage PriceGet Quotes
Vauxhall£39.75
BMW£40.04
Ford£40.23
Volkswagen£40.28
Audi£40.03
Peugeot£40.25
Mercedes£39.72
Nissan£39.69
Renault£39.66
MINI£40.22
Citroen£40.62

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

Peterborough 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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