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Outstanding recalls to fail Mot?

Regulation changes are being proposed as a method to more effectively deal with the number of cars on the roads that have outstanding...

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What class is a motorhome for mot?

Motorhomes are classified as class 4 for Mot purposes. Therefore, in theory, most Mot stations can test these vehicles, however due to the...

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What is a Hybrid vehicle

The definition of a hybrid is a combination of two different components. In the case of a hybrid vehicle it's a pairing of two conventional...

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Driving a vehicle that has failed its Mot

You can take your vehicle away if: Your current MOT certificate is still valid No ‘dangerous’ problems were listed in the MOTOtherwise,...

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What is a class 7 Mot

A class 7 MOT test is for light commercial vehicles weighing 3,000-3,500kg. Our Class 7 MOT centres are approved by the DVSA and are...

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How to prolong the life of your clutch

Follow these 5 golden rules to prolong the life of your clutch: -   1. Don't ride the clutch  Never keep the clutch pedal...

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Why do Brake Discs have a Minimum Thickness?

Why do Brake Discs have a Minimum Thickness? The specified minimum thickness is the absolute minimum below which the disc may not be...

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The new Mot rules 2018

The new MOT rules 2018 The new rules will categorise defects as either: dangerous, major or minor. With the old MOT your vehicle...

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Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF)

Since its introduction in 2001, the Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) has been the subject of controversy DPFs are a filter device,...

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