Prepare for MOT Test
General Car maintenance
|Free from excessive corrosion or
damage in specific areas. No sharp edges.
The vehicles body and frame will be inspected for security
and condition. The MOT inspector will examine the external
bodywork and under body/engine bay for signs of corrosion or
damage. Bodywork damage may cause a vehicle to fail it's mot if
there are sharp edges. Any corrosion will be inspected in
detail. The MOT inspector will use a small hammer like tool to
establish the severity of any corrosion or rust. You are not
allowed to have excessive corrosion within 12 inches of a
structural component of the vehicles frame.
Also see: Bodywork
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