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This page contains files, web links and documents referred to in the current edition of MOT Testing Magazine. Links referred to under past editions may have been moved or expired. MOT Testing Magazine 96, February 2018 Link to ‘Find your MP’ website HERE Download Government’s Response and Summary to 4-1-1 Outcome HERE Download DVSA/MOT Trade Service Level Agreement (SLA) HERE…

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GEA elects new President

Ross Tabor - Annual GEA Dinner

The Garage Equipment Association’s newly appointed President, Ross Tabor was introduced at the April GEA 73rd annual NEC dinner in April. Ross has been head of UK Sales at Boston Garage Equipment for the past ten years; a position which has now been extended to cover Boston export markets. Previously his career has been entirely within the automotive industry, primarily…

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Embrace Your Future With The New Snap-on® ETHOS® Edge Diagnostic Platform

Snap On Ethos Edge Diagnostic Tool

The new Snap-on® ETHOS® Edge full function scan tool takes entry-level diagnostics to a new high in performance and coverage. It provides coverage for over 30 vehicle manufacturers and more than 100 vehicle systems, including TPMS, hybrid power, collision avoidance and steering angle sensor. Time-saving features include Auto vehicle ID to read the VIN so technicians don’t have to and…

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MOT Test Checks List | What is checked on an MOT

New MOT Checks May 2018

The MOT Test checks list The MOT Test checks list section is a complete list and description of the checks your vehicle will undergo during its MOT Test. While this list groups the checks under each component, the Tester will carry out the checks in a specific sequence designed to save time, Testing all under-vehicle items or under-bonnet items at…

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Automechanika Birmingham is shortlisted for two awards in the UK exhibition industry

Authomechanika wins award

Increasing recognition builds on show’s 2017 awards success Automechanika Birmingham, the UK’s leading exhibition for the automotive aftermarket and vehicle production sector, has been shortlisted for two awards in the renowned Association Exhibitions Organisers (AEO) Excellence Awards 2018, “Best UK Tradeshow (more than 8000sqm) & Organiser Team 2018” in acknowledgment of its growing impact in the automotive industry’s event calendar.…

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MOT Training Providers | MOT Annual Assessment | Information

MOT Training | MOT Scheme Training

MOT Scheme Training Providers If you are looking for a training provider, always ask who their Awarding Body is (All of the training companies listed in the following list are certified with one of the official awarding bodies), and make sure you are working with a legitimate organisation by checking. Important reminder: don’t send any of your staff for Tester…

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MOT Testing 97 – May 2018

MOT Testing 97 May 2018

Sample Issue The PDF at the foot this page shows partial pages of  MOT Testing Magazine. In the May 2018 issue MOT’s biggest shake-up in decades – A new Tester’s Manual, new Test classes, new diesel testing limits –  it’s going to be a confusing time for AEs, Testers, VEs and motorists alike. Jim Punter provides an overview of the…

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MOT Workshop 61 – Emissions Testing Equipment Review

MOT Workshop Magazine 61 May 2018

Emissions Testing Equipment Surprisingly, the new European Union regulations due to come into force in May have no fundamentally new requirements regarding the allowable emissions from vehicles subject to MOT Test, but there will, however be a change coming for diesel powered vehicles in Britain with regard to emissions testing equipment – they will, after May 20th need to be…

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MOT Workshop 61 – New Products and Services

MOT Workshop Magazine 61 May 2018

MOT Workshop 61 – New Products and Services • Putting temporary-Tester recruitment into high gear • More than a third of drivers unsure they will pass new-look MOT • Clarke Foot Pedal Operated Hydraulic Motorcycle Lift • Long reach pliers Putting temporary-Tester recruitment into high gear By Gavin White Managing Director, Autotech Recruit In March, the industry saw the largest…

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MOT Workshop 61 – MOT Scheme Training

MOT Workshop Magazine 61 May 2018

MOT Scheme Training Since MOT Scheme Training was privatised there are three categories of services offered by training providers: Basic MOT training: This is for applicants wishing to be Testers who have the requisite experience as vehicle technicians and the appropriate pre-qualifications required by DVSA. CPD annual training and a Test: Three hours of annual ongoing Continuous Professional Development training…

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Clarke heavy duty “instant” garages

Clarke Heavy Duty Instant garage

This NEW range of Clarke Heavy Duty Instant Garages with a great green exterior will keep your pride and joy in top condition this summer. Using a heavy duty advanced cover that is triple layered, waterproof, fully UV treated for long term protection against sun, rain and wind and features ratchet tight tensioning for a drum tight finish. This range…

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‘New look’ Automechanika boosts its garage offering

Automechanika2018 NEC Birmingham

Event to introduce Garage Quarter and tackle issues affecting garage businesses. Automechanika Birmingham will tackle all the major issues affecting businesses in the automotive aftermarket, with a focus on garages, according to Event Director Simon Albert. The event, which takes place from 5 to 7 June at Birmingham NEC is geared towards meeting the needs of end users, in particular…

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