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Top garages for MOT in Rochdale (43 found)
ATS Euromaster - Rochdale
Jobs Completed
Rochdale
5.0 / 5

At ATS Euromaster you’ll find everything you need to keep your car in peak, roadworthy condition including servicing, tyres and checks. This is all backed by our team of

M&A MOT and Repair Centre
134 Jobs Completed
Rochdale
4.7 / 5

With more than 30 years experience in the motor trade we have the knowledge to give our customers excellent service. Based in Rochdale we offer a wide range of garage

Wilco Motosave - Rochdale
198 Jobs Completed
Rochdale
4.6 / 5

Wilco Motosave is one of the North's leading independent family owned motorists' stores and fitting centres. With 26 branches located throughout Yorkshire, Lincolnshi

Royton Car Service Ltd
193 Jobs Completed
Royton
4.6 / 5

We are a R.A.C approved garage celebrating 10 years in business. We offer customers quality customer service in front of house and on the shop floor. Our success has been

Formula One Autocentres - Heywood
364 Jobs Completed
Heywood
4.3 / 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

Motaquip autocentre
91 Jobs Completed
Rochdale
2.0 / 5

Motaquip Autocentre is an independent vehicle service repair centre located close to Rochdale town centre. We have become renowned for the quality service that we provide

ANA Garage & MOT Services ltd
347 Jobs Completed
Rochdale
4.7 / 5

A.N.A Garage & MOT Services Ltd has a proven track record of innovative and effective problem solving and attention to detail and our aim is to meet and exceed the ex

Halfords Autocentre Rochdale
41 Jobs Completed
Rochdale
3.7 / 5

Halfords Autocentres is the UK’s leading chain of over 300 independent wholly owned garages, specialising in MOTs, servicing, Tyres, and all types of mechanical repairs f

RG Motors
231 Jobs Completed
Heywood
4.7 / 5

RG Motors has been established for over 30 years, with owner Reg Garlick having over 40 years of experience in the motor industry. We are very confident in our standards

Premier Automotive (Rochdale)
2 Job Completed
Rochdale
5.0 / 5

Premier are one of the Oldest Kia dealers in the country having sold and serviced Kia since the late nineties at Dukinfield, and also now from Rochdale Town centre. Premi

Drive 2000 Safety Centers Ltd
11 Jobs Completed
Middleton
5.0 / 5

We at Drive 2000 Safety Centres are a well established vehicle service and repair workshop. Offering a comprehensive vehicle maintenance package to the cost concious m

Bullen Automotive
25 Jobs Completed
Bury
4.8 / 5

"We are an independent VW Audi specialist inc Seat Skoda ect, we have dealer level diagnostic equipment. We service most makes and models of car and provide a fantastic s

Stoneacre Rochdale
10 Job Completed
Rochdale
5.0 / 5

Stoneacre Rochdale 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 used ve

T and H Motors
14 Job Completed
Rochdale
5.0 / 5

Local garage run by John and Dennis, honest, professional work carried out on all makes of vehicle

I & C Corlett Ltd
Member since 23 June 2020
Rochdale

We are members of the Bosch Car Service Network which is a national network of independent garages. Our objective is to provide you with a friendly and professional servi

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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 Rochdale bookings

4.43

46 reviews

How much does a car MOT cost in Rochdale?

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 Rochdale
Car MakeAverage PriceGet Quotes
Ford£39.58
Vauxhall£39.43
Volkswagen£39.34
BMW£39.44
Nissan£39.80
Peugeot£39.18
Mercedes£39.16
Toyota£39.45
Audi£39.65
Citroen£39.24
Renault£39.66
MINI£39.77
Volvo£39.60

This table uses data from quotes provided on WhoCanFixMyCar.com between 05/04/2022 and 04/07/2022.

Rochdale 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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