MOT testing in Rhayader and the surrounding area.
We are a reputable Class IV ATL MOT Testing Station and carry out MOT'S on cars, 4x4's and light commercials.
We have a automated test lane offering the latest in test equipment.
A MOT normaly takes around a hour to complete and costs £54.00, retests are free should you need one,
if retested within 10 working day's of the original test.
A new MOT certificate is 12 months from the expiry of your old certificate.
MOT Opening Times
Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm, Saturday 9am - 12pm.
You can have a MOT on your vehicle up to 28 days in advance of the date its due.
To Book your vehicle in for a MOT please phone 01597 810481 / 810396
For Motorcycle MOT tests please ring 01597 810396 / 810481
or click the E T James Motorcycles link.
An MOT certificate does not mean that the vehicle is roadworthy for the life of the certificate and is not a substitute
for regular maintenance. If your vehicle is more than three years old you will have to get it tested every year to show
that it meets the minimum road safety and environmental standards. There are different rules if you use the vehicle as a
taxi. An MOT certificate confirms that at the time of the test your vehicle met, as far as can be reasonably determined
without dismantling, the minimum acceptable environmental and road safety standards required by law. An MOT certificate
does not mean that the vehicle is roadworthy for the life of the certificate and is not a substitute for regular
maintenance. You can check if an MOT certificate is genuine or if a vehicle has failed an MOT test by doing an MOT check
online. This will give you details about past tests.
You can check online if your MOT certificate is up to date online by clicking on the status link.
This will also give you details about past tests. You will need your Registration number and the reference
number on the V5C registration certificate to use the link on the left.
All cars that are three years old and older are required by UK law to have an
MOT certificate. Without a valid MOT certificate you will be unable to renew your road tax and will also struggle to
find insurance cover.
It is also a legal obligation to have an MOT carried out at least once a year.
MOT testing is thorough, and takes in all of the parts of your vehicle that need testing for it to be considered
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