Guidance

Prepare your commercial vehicle for the headlamp aim test

How to prepare your heavy goods vehicle (HGV) or public service vehicle (PSV) for the headlamp aim testing part of the annual test (MOT).

Documents

Headlamp aim guide

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Headlamps: let's aim to get it right

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Details

This guide provides advice for preparing a vehicle for a headlamp aim check during an annual test.

It also includes a diagram showing how the headlamp test is carried out.

Published 15 July 2013