MCC Manchester Road provides a professional and comprehensive MOT test for Class 4 and 5 vehicles (cars and light commercial vehicles) using our fully equipped testing facilities.
All our MOT Class 4 & 5 Bradford tests are carried out in strict accordance with VOSA guidelines.
Vehicles that are more than three years old are legally required to take an MOT (Ministry of Transport) test every year to check it is roadworthy.
You can have your test conducted up to 30 days before it expires and still preserve the anniversary of its current date.
During your MOT test our team at MCC Manchester Road will check the roadworthiness of your vehicle along with its safety and exhaust emissions.
The MOT Test Bradford will include:
Body, structure and general items
A thorough check of the overall condition of the vehicle. It must be free from excessive corrosion and damage in specific areas.
The fuel system will be inspected for leaks and to ensure that the fuel filler cap is fixed securely.
Must be within the advised legal limit and will be inspected according to the age of the vehicle. The exhaust system will be checked for excessive black or blue smoke emitted.
An inspection of the exhaust will be carried out to make sure it is secure and that it does not show signs of leaks and is not too noisy.
Seats and seat belts
Seats will be checked and must be securely fixed. Seat belts will be checked for type, security and condition.
A comprehensive check of all the lights, to include: vehicles front lights, rear lights and brake lights. Fog lights, indicators and the registration plate lights will also be inspected and the test will also look at the warning light for the main beam and the aim of the headlamp.
All doors must open and close correctly and should latch securely when closed. Front doors must be able to open from the inside and outside the vehicle and rear doors from the outside.
The horn must be present and functioning effectively.
A check of the registration plates for condition, security, legibility and characters being correctly formed and spaced.
Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)
A VIN plate must be legibly displayed on the vehicle.
We will check that there is no damage and is sufficiently illuminated.
All wiring must be secure and not damaged.
The battery must not show any leakages and must be fixed securely.
Steering and suspension
Steering and suspension must be of a satisfactory condition and operation. These will be tested and inspected for wear or damage.
We will carry out an inspection of the overall condition of the brakes; to include performance and operation checks as well as the condition of the brakes.
Tyres and wheels
Tyre conditions, along with size, tread depth, security, and type.
Mirrors will be checked for condition and security, making sure they give adequate views to the rear and side.
Wipers and washers must operate effectively.
This will be checked for any chips or cracks making sure that there is a clear view of the road ahead.
After completion of the MOT test you will be issued with a VT20 certificate if the vehicle has passed or a VT30 certificate if the vehicle has failed. This will list the items that are causing your MOT failure.
If your vehicle does fail its MOT test, then all issues will need to be rectified. Please check with us, as you may be eligible for a free retest once it is back up and running to the required standard.
Thank you for visiting our MOT page, we look forward to speaking to you about your MOT Class 4 & 5 Bradford.
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Visit us at MCC Manchester Road Ltd, 662 Manchester Road, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD5 7NL and book your MOT Bradford today!
Telephone: 01274 731322