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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 Stafford 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 Stafford (17 found)
Island Garage Japanese Specialists
45 Jobs Completed
Stafford
5.0 / 5

Island Garage is in the centre of Stafford specialising in Mazda & all Japanese brands. Using manufacturer trained technicians with over 30 years Mazda experience. Is

HiQ - Stafford
101 Jobs Completed
Stafford
4.6 / 5

At HiQ we are a complete car care centre offering Servicing and MOTs to dealer standard for all makes of vehicle. We have a huge stock of tyres ranging from medium to pre

Mr Tyre Ltd - Stafford
233 Jobs Completed
Stafford
4.7 / 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

Eurofit Autocentres Stafford
55 Jobs Completed
Stafford
5.0 / 5

Established in 2001, Eurofit Autocentres is an independent vehicle repair company expanding rapidly throughout the UK. Eurofit Autocentres currently has 11 centres open o

Stoneacre Stafford
5 Jobs Completed
Stafford
3.0 / 5

Stoneacre Stafford 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

R&B MOTORS
3 Jobs Completed
STAFFORD
5.0 / 5

"ESTABLISHED 20 YEARS,SERVICING AND INHOUSE MOT'S ON ALL MAKES OF CARS AND MOTORCYCLES,EXHAUSTS,BRAKES,SUSPENSION,TYRES ETC. FULL DIAGNOSTICS CARRIED OUT"

Halfords Autocentre Stafford (Grayfriars)
Member since 19 October 2021
Stafford

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

Halfords Autocentre Stafford (Lichfield Rd)
Member since 19 October 2021
Lichfield Road

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

HiQ Easy Tyre and Autocentres Stafford
Member since 19 October 2021
Stafford

"We stock a huge range of car, 4x4 and specialist tyres from leading brands such as Goodyear, Dunlop and Sava, along with many more leading manufacturers, and hundreds of

W R Davies Toyota Stafford
Member since 19 October 2021
Stafford

W R Davies offers professional, competitively priced ownership services, along with exceptional customer service. Our expertly trained staff are on hand to ensure you and

Platts (Stafford)
Member since 19 October 2021
Stafford

Welcome to the Kia Family! When you bought your Kia, it was built with the finest care and attention. Now you are part of the Kia family, we will continue to offer you an

R P H Motor Repairs
Member since 19 October 2021
Stafford

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

Sandon Road Motors
Member since 19 October 2021
STAFFORD

As an established Hyundai dealer, we are proud to represent the philosophy of New Thinking, New Possibilities. We believe in challenging conventions, not for the sake

Truck and Plant Ltd
Member since 19 October 2021
Stafford

"class 4and 7 mot- servicing and maintenance of all models of cars and vansservicing, maintenance, 6 weekly inspections of all makes and models of trucks and trailersbrea

Stafford Volkswagen
Member since 19 October 2021
Stafford

"Stafford Volkswagen are part of Clare James Automotive, voted the number one retail group for Volkswagen Excellence for the last four years, all our cars come with excep

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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 Stafford bookings

4.50

4 reviews

How much does a car MOT cost in Stafford?

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 Stafford
Car MakeAverage PriceGet Quotes
Ford£38.26
Vauxhall£38.43
Volkswagen£38.24
Audi£38.36
Peugeot£38.20
Mercedes£38.59
Citroen£38.34
Nissan£38.22
BMW£38.15
Renault£38.40
Toyota£38.48
MINI£38.83
Volvo£39.30

This table uses data from quotes provided on WhoCanFixMyCar.com between 21/07/2021 and 19/10/2021.

Stafford 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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