Booking An MOT Test
All MOT's must be booked in advance and are not done while you wait. Simply phone the garage book the car in and drop it off on the day we book you in and we will contact you after
the test has been done to notify you of your M.O.T. Test Result.
Whether your vehicle passes or fails the MOT test we will also inform you of any other items that we consider to be in need of attention. It may just be advice about keeping an eye on
certain items like tyres that will need replacement due to tread running low, or identifying brake pads that are wearing thin. We will endeavour to advise you purely as a precautionary measure
because at S & R Motors we pride ourselves on being conscientious and always considering the safety of our customers first.
MOT Test – Pass
If the vehicle passes the MOT test you are then issued a VT20, commonly known as an MOT Test Pass Certificate and your
vehicle is considered to have met the minimum safety and environmental standards.
An ‘MOT Pass’ means that at the time of testing your vehicle was considered legal to drive on the road in the eyes of the
It is important to remember that an MOT test does not guarantee the general mechanical condition of the
At S & R Motors we always recommend that you perform regular checks and servicing on your vehicle to maintain the intergrity of the vehicle to ensure that you are not putting the
safety of yourself and others at risk.
In the interests of our customers safety, will always endeavour to highlight any items that may potentially need repairs or
replacement in the near future.
MOT Test -Failure
An MOT failure means that there are some servicing, car repairs or replacement parts needed to bring the vehicle up to the
required safety standards.
We will talk you through the problems identified during the series of MOT checks.
We can repair or service your car for you, or alternatively we can issue you with a VT30 (MOT failure) so you can go and
have the work done elsewhere.
Whatever you decide, we will allow you to have an MOT re-test for free within 10 working days of the MOT
It is of course important to note that if your vehicle does not have a valid MOT certificate your insurance may be
Our Repair & MOT Re-test Service
We will always offer a free estimate for any parts and labour required to make your vehicle road worthy and legal to drive. Whether you decide to have the repairs done at S &
R Motors, or go elsewhere is up to you. We will of course be more than happy to do the necessary repairs for you if that is your preference.
On your instruction our mechanics will complete the necessary repairs.
Your vehicle will then be returned to our MOT Tester to complete the re-test for you.
Once the modifications have been made and your vehicle has achieved an MOT pass certificate, we will of course contact you
to arrange collecting your vehicle.