Guidance

MOT special notice 11-18: changes to MOT inspection manuals and defects

Changes to the MOT inspection manuals from 13 September 2018, including clarifying the wording of defects, changing some defect categories and adding new defects.

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Details

This special notice tells you about:

  • changes being made the MOT inspection manuals from 13 September 2018
  • how this affects any tests you do before then
  • what to do if you retest a vehicle from 13 September 2018 that originally failed before that date

Special notices contain changes to the MOT scheme that aren’t yet in the MOT testing guide and inspection manuals.

Published 10 September 2018