MOT Testing

MOT testing

MOT testing from Hoddens in Stoke-on-Trent

MOT test centre

MOT Testing

Annual mandatory testing is applicable to all cars more than three years old, with new rules governing testing procedures since January 2012. Hoddens can carry out both MOT preparation and MOT tests on all Class IV vehicles including:

  • Cars (4 and 3 wheeled vehicles with not more than 450kg unladen weight) and Taxis
  • Minibuses and ambulances (up to 12 passenger seats)
  • Goods vehicles (not exceeding 3000kg DGW)
  • Motor caravans
  • Dual purpose vehicles

Test Overview

The MOT test has recently been updated as of January 2012 to include new checks on stability controls, parking brakes, various warning lights (including airbag warning light working), rear doors, the power steering fluid level and other factors.
The distinct categories tested are:
  • Lighting and signalling
  • Steering and suspension
  • Brakes
  • Tyres
  • Seat belts
  • Body, structure and general items
  • Exhaust, fuel and emissions
  • View of the road
Mechanics at work
From our base in Stoke-on-Trent we ensure your car is ready for the road ahead
Call 01782 599 333
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