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Peterborough MOT

An affordable, high quality garage providing MoT testing, servicing, air-con refresh and more.

FRM Automotive

We are accredited by VOSA and can MOT class 4 (cars, motor home) Class V (mini bus) and Class VII (light vehicles over 3000Kg).Every vehicle over the age of three years from date of registration must have a valid MOT every year by law, to ensure your vehicle is roadworth and in a safe working order. If your vehicle needs an MOT we can help. Class V (mini bus) if used for hire and reward requires a MOT after 1year.

Below are a list of some of the things that are checked when FRM Peterborough does an MOT

Lighting and Signalling Equipment  

  1. Front and Rear Position Lamps, Registration Plate Lamps, Rear Fog Lamps
  2. Headlamps
  3. Stop Lamps
  4. Rear Reflectors
  5. Direction Indicators and Hazard Warning Lamps
  6. Headlamp Aim
  7. Audible Warning (Horn)

Steering (including suspension) 

  1. Steering Control
  2. Steering System
  3. Power Steering
  4. Suspension – General
  5. Front Suspension, Wheel Bearings and Drive Shafts
  6. Rear Suspension and Wheel Bearings
  7. Shock Absorbers


  1. Parking Brake Lever Mechanism and Associated Mountings
  2. Hand Operated Brake Control Valves
  3. Service Brake Control
  4. Anti-Lock Braking System
  5. Mechanical Brake Components
  6. Hydraulic, Air and Vacuum Systems
  7. Brake Performance
  8. Method of Calculating Brake Performance
  9. Examples of latest type ‘Ministry’ and Manufacturers Plates
  10. Brake Efficiency Table The M.O.T. Inspection Manual Issue Date 10 May 2009

Tyres and Roadwheels

  1. Tyres
  2. Roadwheels
Seat Belts
  1. Seat Belts

Body and Structure 

  1. Vehicle Structure, Body Security and Condition
  2. Doors and Seats
  3. Registration Plates and VIN Details
  4. Load Security and Spare Wheel Carrier
  5. Speed Limiter
  6. Towbars

Fuel and Emissions

  1. Exhaust System
  2. Fuel System
  3. Exhaust Emissions-Spark Ignition
  4. Exhaust Emissions-Compression Ignition

Drivers View of the Road  

  1. Mirrors
  2. Wipers and Washers
  3. Windscreen
  4. Bonnet

Motor Tricycles and Quadricycles   

  1. Lighting
  2. Motorcycle Derived Steering / Suspension Systems
  3. Brakes
  4. Tyres
  5. Seat Belts
  6. Body and Structure
  7. Emissions
  8. Drivers View of the Road

FRM Automotive MOT Video