If you own a car, there is a legal requirement to maintain it in a roadworthy condition. Once your car is 3 years old, you must have an annual “health” check, this is called an MOT test. This check-up is to make sure that your vehicle meets the minimum set road safety and environmental standards.

Tower Garage (Marlow) is an approved MOT testing centre and our mechanics are trained and approved by DVSA (Driver & Vehicle Standards Agency), to carry out class 4 MOT tests. Amongst those things checked are the lights, wipers/washers, exhaust emissions, wheels and tyres, seat belts, the horn, windscreen condition, the fuel system, steering and suspension and the vehicle structure for corrosion or damage. You can check the expiry date of your MOT certificate here.

It is important to remember that the MOT test certificate says that the car has met the minimum environmental and road safety standards that are required by law at the time of the inspection. It is not a guarantee of the condition of any of the mechanics of the car i.e. the gearbox, clutch or engine. It is also still your responsibility to maintain the car in a roadworthy condition throughout the full length of the certificate.

Although the MOT test is often seen as a time of imminent expense for the car owner, it is important to remember that it is designed for the safety and benefit of all road users.

If you need to book your MOT test please phone Tower Garage (Marlow) on 01628 477766 or contact us online.

The team at Tower Garage (Marlow) want you to have as much reassurance as possible that you and your vehicle are in the best hands in the area. That’s why we work hard to achieve the memberships and affiliations that we’re accredited to; all to give you the peace of mind that comes from their endorsement of our service and workmanship. We’ve been members of the RMI Federation for over 65 years and also work under the watchful eye of the Driver & Vehicle Standards Agency, Trading Standards, Trust My Garage and the Independent Garage Association.

To find out more about MOT in Marlow, get in touch online or call us directly on 01628 477766

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