MOT Test of the Instrument Panel | What is checked

MOT Test of the Instrument Panel

MOT Test of the Instrument Panel While there is no “instrument panel MOT Test” as such, these instrument panel items are collected together here for your convenience, as they are grouped together in your vehicle. They also appear in the section relevant to the Test item. Speedometer (7.8) Test for vehicles first used on or after 1st October 1937 The…

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MOT Test of Vehicle Structure, Body Condition and Security | What is checked

MOT Test Body Condition

Body structure and attachments (6) MOT Test of vehicle structure, body condition and security The following additional inspections will be required regarding the condition of your vehicle’s structure, its body, and whether or not anything is likely to become detached (insecure), and so cause a hazard to other drivers. This section covers the condition of the general structure, but doesn’t…

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MOT Test of Bonnet Catch | What is checked

MOT of Bonnet release catch

MOT Test of Bonnet Catch (3) The bonnet catch is now included under “Visibility” – including the windscreen, mirrors and indirect vision cameras (Section 3) of the new MOT Testing Manual. The reasoning being that an insecure bonnet would be likely to fly up while the vehicle was moving and obscure the view of the driver. The Tester will be…

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