MOT and vehicle testing – guidance

HGV inspection manual

A manual about the vehicle examination which is part of the heavy goods vehicle (HGV) annual test.

Documents

Heavy goods vehicle (HGV) inspection manual (to 30 September 2015)

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Heavy goods vehicle (HGV) inspection manual (from 1 October 2015)

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Detail

This manual is for everyone who takes part in HGV examinations and maintenance and explains:

  • acceptable reasons for failure
  • application of specific relevant requirements
  • procedures and standards used during testing