Guidance

MOT guides and inspection manuals

Published 3 September 2013

The documents which make up the MOT guides and inspection manuals provide details about all aspects of the MOT scheme and include the following documents:

Vehicle owners may also find the inspection manuals useful as they outline the details of the MOT test and the reasons why a test certificate could be refused.

Additional instructions and information about MOT testing and the MOT scheme are also issued to vehicle testing stations and testers in the form of MOT special notices.

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