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MOT Testing in central Tunbridge Wells

We are a fully a licensed MOT testing station, registered with both the Motor Industry Code of Practice (no. 6625) and VOSA. we can help you to make sure that your your vehicle is safe, legal and roadworthy.

  • MOT testing for all makes and models
  • 2 minutes from the high street, we test, you shop
  • If we find a fault, we call you to advise straight away
  • Free parking for the day for any MOT test vehicle
  • Can be carried out as part of a full service
  • Free safety advice and recommendations
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MOT - Stay legal - Stay safe

Make sure your MOT certificate is in date and that you book your next MOT before your current certificate expires. You can do this up to one month before the end of your current MOT certificate. Check out the very handy government MOT Checker website, all you need to know is your car's registration and make.

Interior checks
  • Seats and seat belts
  • Warning lamps
  • Switches (position lamp, headlamp, hazards) View to front, wipers & washers
  • Brake controls, servo operation
  • Steering wheel & column
  • Doors, mirrors, horn
Exterior checks
  • Registration plates
  • Lamps, registration plate lamps Indicators, hazards
  • Headlamps and aim
  • Stop lamps, fog lamps, reflectors Wheels, tyres
  • Shock absorbers
  • Mirrors, wiper blades, fuel tank cap Glazing (Class 5 only)
  • Doors, boot lid, loading doors, bonnet Towbars
  • General condition of body
Under vehicle
  • Vehicle structure
  • Braking systems
  • Exhaust systems, fuel system
  • Speed limiter (if applicable)
  • Steering & power steering components Suspension components
Under bonnet
  • Steering including power steering
  • Drive shafts (if applicable)
  • Suspension, shock absorbers
  • Wheel bearings
  • Wheels and tyres
  • Brake systems & mechanical components Exhaust system
  • Fuel system and fuel tank
  • Structure, general vehicle condition
VOSA authorised MOT Testing Station
Motor Industry Code of Practice
Motor Retail Industry Federation

Booking an MOT with Miles Garage

MOT Testing to suit your day

Please make sure you book your MOT well in advance of the expiry date. Call a us on 01892 525 331 to book an MOT test date and time that suits your schedule. Then just drop the vehicle into us on the day and then spend a few hours in the centre of historic Tunbridge Wells (we are just around the corner from the High Street and the Pantiles) or jump the train to London (The station is five minute walk if that).

The MOT test can be completed up to one month before the expiry date of your current MOT certificate without losing any of the time remaining. Remember we will need your vehicle registration in order to book you in, so please make sure you have it handy when you call.

If you can never remember when your MOT test is due we have an MOT Reminder service that can help. We will send you an email or call you nearer the time to remind you to get your MOT booked in plenty of time before it expires.

MOT Failure - what next?

If your vehicle is shown to be unsafe and fails its MOT we will call to advise you straight away, as many of the issues that cause a failure can be addressed there and then. If we can't sort it for you on the day we'll issue you with test report called a VT30. This comprehensive MOT test report lists all failure points that need to be addressed.

Most of the time we can order and install any required parts and have it passed and ready for you next day. We also have courtesy cars that may well be available as an overnight replacement.

Please be aware that you can only drive your vehicle without a valid MOT certificate if you are taking it to an MOT centre to get the vehicle tested or retested. We will perform a FREE MOT retest for any of the failed points that we have corrected for you.

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