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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 Royston 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 Royston (16 found)
Station Garage Service Ltd
21 Jobs Completed
Meldreth
3.0 / 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"

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

Roy Castle & Co
16 Jobs Completed
Bassingbourn
4.7 / 5

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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

Reed Autos
7 Job Completed
Cambridge
5.0 / 5

Motor Trader Magazine New Dealership Award Winner 2015 we are independent specialists in used cars and vans, we pride ourselves on our knowledge of the car industry and o

Mantles (Royston)
Member since 17 November 2015
Royston

WELCOME .... to Mantles Kia- a long established, family owned business with a proud reputation built up over many years in Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire and Cambridgeshire.

S.J. Tokely Repairs
Member since 26 May 2011
Buntingford

"S.J. Tokely Repairs is a family run business, with a reputation for providing a good service at a fair price. We are based in Buntingford and offer mechanical repairs, e

INS
Member since 08 November 2016
Bassingbourn

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Melbourn Garage
Member since 30 June 2020
Royston

We are a memeber of Unipart Car Care Centres. We believe we are offering our customers something special by recruiting a wide network of quality, independent garages t

Engine monkey mobile mechanic
Member since 07 October 2016
Royston

Mobile mechanic 15 years experience in HGV,cars and vans

A Drayton & Son
Member since 18 June 2012
Royston

"Welcome to A Drayton & Son in Royston and Buntingford. We are a local, independent garage, serving Royston,Buntingford and the surrounding area.We are a Unipart Car Care

2 Stroke complete Autocare
Member since 19 June 2012
Bassingbourn

"2 Stroke Autocare is an independent garage established in 1984 by the current owner Michael Struebel. From the start Michael always wanted to offer more than other high

Barkways Service Station
Member since 19 June 2012
Royston

"Barkway Service Station, near Royston, Hertfordshire is a family business, run by qualified mechanic Peter Blanche for over 20 years. At the garage there is a dedicated

Gilhooly Commercial Ltd
Member since 20 June 2012
Royston

"We have successfully grown our MOT Test Garage in Meldreth Royston helping individuals and companies with their MOT Test requirements.Proprietor Mick Gilhooly has a hand

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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 Royston bookings

4.75

4 reviews

How much does a car MOT cost in Royston?

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 Royston
Car MakeAverage PriceGet Quotes
Ford£41.93
Vauxhall£42.97
Volkswagen£43.11
Mercedes£41.09
Nissan£45.33
Audi£42.21
BMW£42.92
Toyota£44.09
MINI£43.98
Peugeot£44.09
Renault£42.01
Citroen£40.61

This table uses data from quotes provided on WhoCanFixMyCar.com between 28/08/2022 and 26/11/2022.

Car MOT test in Royston

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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