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MOT News – Carbon build-up is a growing problem, survey results suggest

  Carbon build-up is a growing problem, survey results suggest ➤ Technicians are seeing high volumes of engines with carbon build-up as motorists buy the ‘wrong...

MOT News – Rising concern as MOT training completion is ‘lower than expected’

Rising concern as MOT training completion is ‘lower than expected' ➤ MOT stations that fail to complete DVSA enforced training by March 31 may be...

MOT News – Industry shock as government officially proposes four-year MOT exemption

  Industry shock as government officially proposes four-year MOT exemption ➤ New cars and motorcycles could no longer require an MOT for the first four years...

MOT News – Public’s perception of dealers, fast fits and independents is blurring

  Public’s perception of dealers, fast fits and independents is blurring ➤ Recent changes in business models are blurring the lines between the suppliers of vehicle...

‘Unusual brake pedal vibration’, customer says

A garage owner in Portsmouth was recently presented with a 2002 Ford Fiesta with reports of braking issues. The owner described a ‘rattle’...

DIY repair could have ended badly

An MoT tester in Exeter discovered this brake caliper on a Vauxhall Corsa. The car had been fitted with new brake pads and...

Punto Subframe crumbles in test bay

A garage in Didcot, Oxfordshire found this heavily corroded front subframe arm on a 2006 Fiat Punto. The customer was completely oblivious of...
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